Texans & Falcons to flip a coin for 19th draft slot

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  1. Lucky

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    Per Great Blue North Draft Report

     
  2. Jackie Chiles

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    Anyone have any idea when we will know? I remember this same scenario happened a few years ago when we had the same SOS as the Bears. We won the flip that year.
     
  3. Lucky

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    The flips usually take place at the combine or the March league meetings.
     
  4. Vinny

    Vinny shiny happy fan Staff Member

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    sweet, is this where the "winners" pick?
     
  5. bah007

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    I think we are in the group of "almost winners".

    The winners are still playing.
     
  6. steelbtexan

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    True
     
  7. Ryan

    Ryan THIS YEAR

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    It's kind of nice not knowing or caring after the last game is finished what draft position we have.

    Anybody have a countdown?
     
  8. brakos82

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    I'm not sure what's worse.... the 50,000 mock drafts before the draft, or the 3 months between the draft and TC.
     


  9. Corrosion

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    Its gotta be the mocks - they started a while ago ..... some of them are downright rediculous with first round guy's going in the 7th round.
     
  10. BattleRedToro

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    And let's not forget how the NFL Draft is going to be split over 3 days now. That has to be one of the worst changes made to the NFL under Goodell.
     
  11. steelbtexan

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    Agreed

    The draft party that we have on that Saturday isn't going to be the same.

    Gene Washington steps to the podium and says with the 60th pick in the NFL draft the Houston Texans select some guy from some small school that nobody has ever heard of.
     
  12. beerlover

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    I don't see how the draft going prime time is such a negative. it just means some of us will burn a couple vacation days, head on down Kirby for festivities/cheerleaders, party like a rock star, maybe get a room be back on time for the weekend rituals that used to get in the way of the draft.
     
  13. Goldensilence

    Goldensilence hipster elite

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    THE WORST. Good luck getting people excited on what a Thursday night when you have work the next day.
     
  14. hot pickle

    hot pickle Canada Eh

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    is it weird that i want us to lose the coin toss lol.. i just wanna know what it feels like to pick in the twenties lol :fingergun:
     
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    when we traded for Schaub Texans/Falcons swapped 1st rd. draft picks :)
     
  16. Texan4Ever

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    I think the coin flip ceremony will be held during the NFL Combine, if I'm correct, it should be a rather pompous affair.



    Naw, doesn't matter because the Falcons needs are different from ours anyways.
     
  17. Mari-OWNED!

    Mari-OWNED! Bucco Bruce

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    I know what you mean, but I definitely want a pick before the Falcons, as they have a lot of the same needs as the Texans.

    I guess it doesn't count since we traded down, but we did select Duane Brown at #26... :D
     

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