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Offline zombieslayer  
#16 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 5:43:01 PM(UTC)

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Which is why I said originally I did want Olsen, but knowing what I do now I would rather not have him. :icon_smile:

Going into the draft I thought it was a lock that the Packers were going to get Marshawn Lynch one way or another and was really disappointed that we didn't. After he got selected my focus changed to Griffin, Weddle, or Olsen because quite frankly they were the only ones I knew about from watching them in College, since I was so sure that we had Lynch locked up I didn't care to look at any other first rounders. When we picked Harrell I felt like throwing my TV out the window.


Yeah, I wanted Lynch badly. I actually went to one game and saw him get 3 TDs - one rushing and two receiving. Granted it was against Oregon State, but still, the guy had so much flash. I was really bummed when the Bills got him.
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#17 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 5:58:55 PM(UTC)

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Trade up for AP Smile
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#18 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 6:01:21 PM(UTC)

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Basically this thread confirms that it was a crap draft year. If they were coming out this year I'm not sure a name mentioned other than Beason even smells the first round.
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#19 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 6:13:42 PM(UTC)

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Basically this thread confirms that it was a crap draft year. If they were coming out this year I'm not sure a name mentioned other than Beason even smells the first round.


I was waiting for that response.. no real true impact players beyond the top 15 other than Beason to date.

Solid contributing players for sure were around.. but none that have taken the NFL by storm.

Then look at James Jones numbers compared to TE and WR taken ahead of him.. not bad value eh.
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#20 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 7:09:32 PM(UTC)

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I would've gone for Aaron Ross, probably. I can't stand Olsen. The dude can't make a single play on the football field without blatantly pushing off. I need to actually like the guys I cheer for, and like how they play. That rules out Olsen.
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#21 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 7:37:38 PM(UTC)

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Basically this thread confirms that it was a crap draft year. If they were coming out this year I'm not sure a name mentioned other than Beason even smells the first round.


I was waiting for that response.. no real true impact players beyond the top 15 other than Beason to date.

Solid contributing players for sure were around.. but none that have taken the NFL by storm.

Then look at James Jones numbers compared to TE and WR taken ahead of him.. not bad value eh.



so wouldn't this negate the "bust" label thats put on Justin? I mean if no one else around his area is making noise, and Justin proves to help even a little bit next year... I mean then you are still getting value for where you picked because the market was so low then. right?
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#22 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 7:38:46 PM(UTC)

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Dwayne Bowe. Can you imagine?

1. DD
2. GJ
3. Bowe
4. JJ/Jordy (only one would've been added if we had picked Bowe..)


That's three WRs who could arguably be #1s for alot of teams. Yowza.
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#23 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 7:47:31 PM(UTC)

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Greg Olson's receiving stats in '08: 54 receptions for 574 yards and five touchdowns.

Donald Lee's receiving stats in '08: 39 receptions for 303 yards and five TDs.

OK, anyone who says da Bears have a better QB than we do, you need to stop smoking crack immediately.

Olson contributes. Bustin sits on a bench. I've always loved it when we had a twin-TE attack. Remember '95 and '96 with both Chmura and Jackson being good? Imagine if Aaron had Greg Olson and Donald Lee. Would give opposing Ds nightmares. Now imagine playing Madden with Gregorious, Driver, Lee, and Olson the field at the same time.
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#24 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 7:54:15 PM(UTC)

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OK, anyone who says da Bears have a better QB than we do, you need to stop smoking crack immediately.


Ok, I hope you know that I wasn't saying that the bears' quarterbacks are better than Rodgers...I was saying that Olsen wasn't doing great, because of their QBs. It's not the complete problem, but a huge contributer.
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#25 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 7:56:38 PM(UTC)

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Reggie Nelson, Ben Grubbs, Greg Olsen, and Jon Beason all look pretty good. Aaron Ross too.

Knowing what we know now though LarMarr Woodley would look pretty good in green and gold considering the move to the 3-4.

I wanted Marshawn Lynch at the time, but he wasn't there so my No. 2 would have been Greg Olsen and I think he'd be the pick right now. Considering he had 54 catches on the Bears offense makes him a little undervalued.
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#26 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 8:00:13 PM(UTC)

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OK, anyone who says da Bears have a better QB than we do, you need to stop smoking crack immediately.


Ok, I hope you know that I wasn't saying that the bears' quarterbacks are better than Rodgers...I was saying that Olsen wasn't doing great, because of their QBs. It's not the complete problem, but a huge contributer.


Oh no. I was adding to what you were saying. Believe me, I knew what you meant.
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#27 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 8:01:12 PM(UTC)

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OK, anyone who says da Bears have a better QB than we do, you need to stop smoking crack immediately.


Ok, I hope you know that I wasn't saying that the bears' quarterbacks are better than Rodgers...I was saying that Olsen wasn't doing great, because of their QBs. It's not the complete problem, but a huge contributer.


Oh no. I was adding to what you were saying. Believe me, I knew what you meant.


I didn't see anyone write anything about how good the Bear QB is? Maybe I am confused here.
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#28 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 8:01:26 PM(UTC)

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Go - Whoops. I hit the send button too fast.

Yes, had Olson had a REAL Quarterback throwing to him, his stats would be much better. I think that's what you meant and that's what I was trying to say too.
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#29 Posted : Tuesday, January 27, 2009 8:02:53 PM(UTC)

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I didn't see anyone write anything about how good the Bear QB is? Maybe I am confused here.


Never mind. I was just trying to make a joke slamming how bad the Bears' QBs are. It's leftover hatred on my part from losing a lot of money on the SB a few years back, but also adding to what Go implied - had Olson had a REAL QB throwing to him, his stats would be much better.
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Ok, ZS, I just wanted to make sure you knew what I was talking about. Smile
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