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Old 05-08-2014   #1
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Thought we needed an anti-bang the table thread.

What prospect will cause you to bang your head on something hard if the Texans pick them?
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I think the thing that would cause me to bang my head the hardest would be picking a WR or RB in the first three rounds.
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METAL HEALTH'LL DRIVE YOU MAD!







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I don't get overly disturbed when we take someone other than what I had in mind. BUT, to contribute...

At 1.1 - Any QB
At 2.1 - A trade back into the 1st for said QB
At 3.1 - 7 - A long snapper
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I think the thing that would cause me to bang my head the hardest would be picking a WR or RB in the first three rounds.
I'm with you on WR (I think that we are set there).

That said, I really wouldn't mind picking up a solid RB. If Bishop Sankey is on the board at the top of the 3rd round, I'd take him in a heartbeat. If might be the Husky homer coming out here a bit - but I think he has a really solid skillset which can be translated well to the NFL. I do worry if Arian goes down with injury again (and I'm really not hot on his prospects of being 'that guy' again). I think taking a cheaper, mid round RB pick could be a solid way to go.
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I'm with you on WR (I think that we are set there).

That said, I really wouldn't mind picking up a solid RB. If Bishop Sankey is on the board at the top of the 3rd round, I'd take him in a heartbeat. If might be the Husky homer coming out here a bit - but I think he has a really solid skillset which can be translated well to the NFL. I do worry if Arian goes down with injury again (and I'm really not hot on his prospects of being 'that guy' again). I think taking a cheaper, mid round RB pick could be a solid way to go.
I like Sankey. He's my favourite back.

It's more a philosophical objection to using draft collateral on that position.
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Strangely, there aren't any prospects that I just outright hate like past years. Manziel is overrated because of his personality and playing style, but it's not like I think he's going to be a total bum. He's just not a 1st rounder to me.
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If manziel goes to Dallas or jax
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I like Sankey. He's my favourite back.

It's more a philosophical objection to using draft collateral on that position.
Oh I completely get you there - RBs for me are dime a dozen, and a 1st rounder is just as likely to break as a 7th rounder - the punishment their bodies go through doesn't make them a viable long term investment for a team like a QB or stud WR is.

I just look at a guy who has the low amount of national press that Sankey had before the draft season began and when coupled with my concerns about Arian - and think that we could fill a need with a player who may be a victim of a league which is not too hot on high draft pick RBs at the moment.
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Seriously? Man, I'd love to have him.


Seantrel Henderson gets my vote...

Or any knock-kneed, thigh-rubbing, tail-wagging OT prospect.
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Manziel. Do. Not. Want.
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Bridgewater at 1.1 would make me believe without a doubt that I was in The Truman Show ...
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Seriously? Man, I'd love to have him.


Seantrel Henderson gets my vote...

Or any knock-kneed, thigh-rubbing, tail-wagging OT prospect.
I'd be really shaky with Cyrus Koundajio (sp?) at 2:1 or 3:1
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Manziel. Do. Not. Want.
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