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(ESPN)   Good Luck to Indianapolis. RG3 replaces RG3rd and 15. Then what? It's your NFL Draft 1st Round discussion thread   (espn.go.com) divider line 32
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2012-04-26 11:46:57 AM  
4 votes:
I love football, but draft hype lately is pretty ridiculous. NHL playoffs, NBA playoffs, baseball...this is what I want in April. I'll check who the Cowboys end up with sometime later this weekend but the rest of it? You can keep it.
2012-04-26 12:00:36 PM  
3 votes:
As a Raiders fan, I can pretty much not worry about the draft today.......

/It's hard to be a Raiders fan
//Just win, Baby!
2012-04-26 04:56:25 PM  
2 votes:
America: Come for the Abortion. Stay for the Tranvaginal Probe.
2012-04-26 10:23:54 PM  
1 votes:
Holy poop! DeCastro dropped down to the Steelers?

* happy dance *
2012-04-26 10:14:34 PM  
1 votes:
It would be nice to see them trot out the Peace Corps someday and play something by Jerry Garcia.
2012-04-26 09:34:06 PM  
1 votes:

Jack_Knopf: SilentStrider: Jack_Knopf: I'm going to keep saying it - QUIT WITH THE DAMN PICTURES, GET OFF THE farkING STAGE, AND MOVE THIS THING ALONG!!

dude, these kids are achieving a moment they've been dreaming of for years. Give them a couple moments to savor it.

Just a matter of time before a "holier than thou" post. I don't give a damn about their moment and why should I? You've just become a millionaire young man now move along so I can catch the whole first round before knocking off for the night.


ahh, sorry. Here I was thinking you might have a shred of empathy. My mistake.
2012-04-26 09:30:55 PM  
1 votes:

Klivian: tuffsnake: Did they do the "WE WANT FOOTBALL!" chant this year when the commissioner was announced like last year?

No, they just boo'ed the crap out of him, like he deserves.


What did he do this year to deserve a booing?
2012-04-26 09:21:23 PM  
1 votes:

Epiphany: Tom Brady the paperboy: Pet Peeve = Referring to your favorite team with the term "WE".

Without fans there would be no team. Also serious fans are fans for life, while players can come and go. So the "we" doesn't bother me, and I find myself saying it sometimes as well.


Ya, I don't do it but I understand the logic of people who do

but mostly I don't want to read about this old farking argument even one more farking time

there are draft picks to mock, damn it
2012-04-26 08:40:16 PM  
1 votes:
They make the jerseys really quickly.

Those jerseys will cost $300. The "replica" ones will be $100. Thank god nike came in to save us from the tyranny of $40 reebok jerseys.
2012-04-26 08:40:07 PM  
1 votes:

CavalierEternal: redmid17: Why on god's green earth did the Browns a) move up to the 3rd spot and b) draft a RB that high in the first round?

a) Bucs or Jets were going to if we didn't

b) Next Adrian Peterson


So he'll have a great season only to fumble the ball on every important possession?
2012-04-26 08:39:20 PM  
1 votes:
So Tampa takes barron and Miami takes tannehill?
2012-04-26 08:33:26 PM  
1 votes:

CavalierEternal: justtray: Great move Vikes. Fleeced the browns and still got the guy we wanted all along

Bravo

I wouldn't consider three extra mid-to-late round picks "fleecing". Look at what the Browns did to the Falcons in the Julio Jones trade last year for the definition of "fleecing".


Anytime you get 3 picks for nothing its a fleecing
2012-04-26 08:32:55 PM  
1 votes:
Crap, I was hoping the Vikings would bite on a cornerback. That would have allowed Kalil to drop to the Bills. Looks like Floyd for Buffalo.
2012-04-26 08:20:44 PM  
1 votes:
Ok, so Cleveland gives up...4 picks in this year's draft to draft Richardson...which Minnesota at #3 did NOT want. Cleveland was at pick #4.

Am I the only one who thinks that was a dumbass move?
2012-04-26 08:15:03 PM  
1 votes:

9beers: I'm not convinced that RG3 is going to be a good NFL QB.


I don't think he is worth what they gave up for him.
2012-04-26 08:10:58 PM  
1 votes:
Commercial free? THEN WHY AM I WATCHING COMMERCIALS?
2012-04-26 06:40:30 PM  
1 votes:

Jubeebee: germ78: Jubeebee: Angelo was good at finding gems in rounds 3-5, and sucked ass at rounds 1 and 2.

Too bad the quality of players drafted drops significantly after round two. Would link to an article on fox sports about it, but I can't seem to find it.

Oh, I'm well aware that the gems Angelo did find were not exactly superstars. But the whole reason Bears fans were OK with the Cutler trade was because we knew that Angelo would throw away the first round picks anyway. But he could turn picks in rounds 3-5 into halfway decent starters (Knox, D.Manning, Melton, etc).


Knox was a great pickup - the kind of player that would bend over backwards to help the organization out.
2012-04-26 05:46:17 PM  
1 votes:

bulldg4life: Coverage starts at 8pm.

Tim Tebow is mentioned before 8:22.


You hate money don't you?

Tebow will be in the opening credits.
2012-04-26 05:46:03 PM  
1 votes:
The NFL Draft is the most overhyped event in pro sports.

I like football, but come'on. There are two playoff Game Sevens on tonight. Go watch actual sports, not a bunch of pudgy guys in suits pick out other guys who won't play for another five months.
2012-04-26 05:02:36 PM  
1 votes:

Devo: Devo: America: Come for the Abortion. Stay for the Tranvaginal Probe.

Wrong Thread. but make as much sense as anything else i have posted .


I was going to say: wrong thread, or Cleveland Browns fan?
2012-04-26 05:01:31 PM  
1 votes:

downtownkid: I'm off to pre game then hit the draft. If the Browns draft Tanehill will someone please grab a screen cap of me rushing the podium?


How will I know which one is you? There may be a couple
2012-04-26 04:25:52 PM  
1 votes:
Our Kurt, who art now retired,
hallowed be thy name;
thy quarterback come;
thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily touchdowns;
and forgive us our penalties
as we forgive those who commit them against us;
and lead us not into agony,
but deliver us from defeat.
For Thine is the quarterback, and the power, and the glory,
of the Kurt, and of the Pigskin, and of the Holy Fitz,
now and ever and unto the ages of ages.
Amen.
2012-04-26 03:59:55 PM  
1 votes:

Klivian: Big trades like that really hurt a team.


Yeah, that Eli trade devastated the Giants.
2012-04-26 03:56:39 PM  
1 votes:

Klivian: What is there to fark up?


Andy Reid could be in charge of managing the draft clock, so all the picks go in late?
2012-04-26 03:56:38 PM  
1 votes:

The Third Man: The NFL Draft is only fun to watch in retrospect. Exhibit A: Mel Kiper Jr. predicts a John Elway-like career for JaMarcus.


Well, they are both out of the league.
2012-04-26 03:55:51 PM  
1 votes:

INeedAName: With the second pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Redskins select...


A new owner? Pretty please?
2012-04-26 03:36:41 PM  
1 votes:

lerxst2112: As a Dolphins fan, I feel we should trade spots with Buffalo and draft Mark Barron. We need safety help real bad, and the QB pool isn't as poor as it has been in recent years.


Dolphins drafting Ted Ginn was one of the funniest things I ever saw, and I'm a Browns fan.
2012-04-26 03:36:27 PM  
1 votes:

downtownkid: My wish list for The Browns:

Trent Richardson
Kendall Wright
Cordry or Decastro


YOU GET TANNEHILL! YOU GET HIM AND YOU LIKE HIM!
2012-04-26 03:35:52 PM  
1 votes:

Lost Thought 00: Who is going to destroy their franchise by taking Tannehill?


How does a backup QB destroy a franchise?

No, he didn't destroy Denver....
2012-04-26 01:25:08 PM  
1 votes:

ManateeGag: the Giants are going last. who the hell knows what will be left.


All but 31 draft-eligible players in the universe?
2012-04-26 01:19:52 PM  
1 votes:
Unless Ozzie trades up in the first round (doesn't seem likely this year), the Ravens won't pick until somewhere around midnight. I'll still watch because it's fun to laugh at the inevitable team(s) who screw things up.

Hoping we go O-line with the first pick, but a lot of mocks have us taking a pass rusher or linebacker. I'm okay with that, too.
2012-04-26 01:10:52 PM  
1 votes:
I'm watching tonight for one reason. Someone I know is about to become the only multimillionaire I know. Couldn't happen to a nicer kid. It's surreal, though.
 
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