Welcome to your Green Bay Packers Online Community!

Since 2006, PackersHome has been providing a unique experience for fans.
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
3 Pages<123
Options
View
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline DakotaT  
#31 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 5:27:23 AM(UTC)
DakotaT

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 7,326
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 630
Applause Received: 1,309

Originally Posted by: musccy Go to Quoted Post
Despite what Ted said in that quote, I think how he drafted the last 2 years is much more telling about his feelings towards Finley. Whether it be due to injuries, his mouth, or the combo platter, to me it's clear that Ted has reservations about resigning Finley.


Good post!

To expand on it, we'll see who is going to get resigned first: Sitton, Raji, Matthews, Finley, Nelson, Rodgers redo. If Finley gets left to last, I think he'll be gone.
UserPostedImage
Offline bboystyle  
#32 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 8:44:45 AM(UTC)
bboystyle

Rank: 6th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 134
Joined: 10/12/2008(UTC)

Applause Received: 2

nothing bad at all and definitely not on TO's level of shit talking
blank
Offline cooolbeans08  
#33 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 10:38:48 AM(UTC)
cooolbeans08

Rank: 7th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 68
Joined: 10/5/2008(UTC)


Originally Posted by: Tezzy Go to Quoted Post
For me it has nothing to do with the football field or thinking his talk would affect the outcome at all. As a fan of the team I prefer to have players not be arrogant jerks. As Zero said, I don't mind him saying Packers are looking great, but to single out a person and use their role as a position to say that they aren't worthy enough to talk. I don't agree with belittling people, you can disagree with someone's opinion, but how does him being a backup have anything to do with it? Especially when Finley's stat line looked a lot like a backup last season.



This is such a non-issue. He's being an arrogant jerk..? Trash talk is just part of the game.

And if Finley is healthy, he's going to back up his talk with his production this year.
blank
Offline pack_in_black  
#34 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 11:58:31 AM(UTC)
pack_in_black

Rank: 6th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 126
Joined: 8/11/2008(UTC)
Location: Colorado

Applause Given: 3
Applause Received: 2

Originally Posted by: musccy Go to Quoted Post
Despite what Ted said in that quote, I think how he drafted the last 2 years is much more telling about his feelings towards Finley. Whether it be due to injuries, his mouth, or the combo platter, to me it's clear that Ted has reservations about resigning Finley.



By the same logic, Ted thinks Clifton runs his mouth a little too much, cause he's spent 2 first round picks on tackles. And he's planning a contingency for Woodson and/or Williams talking their way out of town, cause he's drafting and signing cornerbacks...
UserPostedImage

Thanks to Pack93z for the sig!
Offline pack_in_black  
#35 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 12:04:51 PM(UTC)
pack_in_black

Rank: 6th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 126
Joined: 8/11/2008(UTC)
Location: Colorado

Applause Given: 3
Applause Received: 2

Originally Posted by: DakotaT Go to Quoted Post
Good post!

To expand on it, we'll see who is going to get resigned first: Sitton, Raji, Matthews, Finley, Nelson, Rodgers redo. If Finley gets left to last, I think he'll be gone.



Of that group, Finley, Sitton, and Nelson expire after this year. I doubt Rodgers, Raji, or Matthews get new deals since they all have multiple years left on their deals.

LINK
UserPostedImage

Thanks to Pack93z for the sig!
Offline go.pack.go.  
#36 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 1:02:07 PM(UTC)
go.pack.go.

Rank: 1st Round Draft Pick

Posts: 2,743
Joined: 11/12/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 1
Applause Received: 44

He didn't even say anything bad...I like his confidence. I don't understand why he gets called "little TO" every time he is mentioned in a topic.
Signature made by me
UserPostedImage
SUPERBOWL XLV CHAMPS!!!!
Offline cooolbeans08  
#37 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 5:49:21 PM(UTC)
cooolbeans08

Rank: 7th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 68
Joined: 10/5/2008(UTC)


Originally Posted by: pack_in_black Go to Quoted Post
By the same logic, Ted thinks Clifton runs his mouth a little too much, cause he's spent 2 first round picks on tackles. And he's planning a contingency for Woodson and/or Williams talking their way out of town, cause he's drafting and signing cornerbacks...


I also disagree with what he said, but this isn't the best counter. Clifton and Woodson are nearing retirement.
blank
Offline kobe16  
#38 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 5:56:43 PM(UTC)
kobe16

Rank: 6th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 294
Joined: 12/16/2008(UTC)


Im glad Finley is confident, we just gotta hope he and the rest of the guys can back it up
UserPostedImage
Offline pack_in_black  
#39 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 7:32:54 PM(UTC)
pack_in_black

Rank: 6th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 126
Joined: 8/11/2008(UTC)
Location: Colorado

Applause Given: 3
Applause Received: 2

Originally Posted by: cooolbeans08 Go to Quoted Post
I also disagree with what he said, but this isn't the best counter. Clifton and Woodson are nearing retirement.


My point was that you draft for depth, not because you think your projected starter talks to much. I think it's more likely that he'd be concerned about Finley's health than his words, but we just don't know either way.
UserPostedImage

Thanks to Pack93z for the sig!
Offline Dexter_Sinister  
#40 Posted : Saturday, August 13, 2011 7:45:15 PM(UTC)
Dexter_Sinister

Rank: 2nd Round Draft Pick

Posts: 1,888
Joined: 6/12/2010(UTC)

Applause Given: 274
Applause Received: 262

Anybody can claim what ever they want. It is pretty safe because Thompson sure won't let on what he is thinking. So nobody can say you are wrong.

Reading TT's mind is a pretty dodgy prospects in the best of circumstances.
I want to go out like my Grandpa did. Peacefully in his sleep.

Not screaming in terror like his passengers.
Offline Pack93z  
#41 Posted : Tuesday, February 26, 2013 10:12:47 AM(UTC)
Pack93z

Rank: Hall of Famer

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Bronze: 2012

United States
Posts: 12,755
Joined: 3/16/2007(UTC)
Location: North Central Wisconsin

Applause Given: 381
Applause Received: 1,027

Well.. JMike's prediction here came to be correct.. even if the Packers bowed out in one playoff game. 15-1 trumped either the Saints or the Eagles. :)
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

UserPostedImage
Offline nerdmann  
#42 Posted : Tuesday, February 26, 2013 11:16:48 AM(UTC)
nerdmann

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 7,045
Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 2,356
Applause Received: 594

Originally Posted by: Pack93z Go to Quoted Post
Well.. JMike's prediction here came to be correct.. even if the Packers bowed out in one playoff game. 15-1 trumped either the Saints or the Eagles. :)


It would be interesting to see how Jmike would react to Ted drafting a TE high or signing an elite TE.
“Winning is not a sometime thing, it is an all the time thing. You don't do things right once in a while…you do them right all the time.”
Offline Zero2Cool  
#43 Posted : Wednesday, July 24, 2013 7:46:22 PM(UTC)
Zero2Cool

Rank: Legend

Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Posts: 25,726
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI

Applause Given: 1,863
Applause Received: 2,024

There is too much Jermichael Finely love here the other day. Gotta even it out.

UserPostedImage
Click here and find the LATEST Packers News!
thanks Post received 1 applause.
nerdmann on 7/24/2013(UTC)
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
3 Pages<123
Forum Jump  
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Recent Topics
45m / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

47m / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

1h / Random Babble / Mucky Tundra

3h / Around The NFL / wpr

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

16h / Random Babble / DakotaT

19h / Green Bay Packers Talk / texaspackerbacker

20-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

20-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / voiceofreason

19-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / musccy

19-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / mi_keys

19-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / Mucky Tundra

19-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann


Tweeter

Copyright © 2006-2014 PackersHome.com™. All Rights Reserved.