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Dolorous Jason

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#60 : January 25, 2013, 08:56:03 PM

The unit as a whole is one of the best in the league when healthy

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I can assure you we aren't drafting a lineman in the 1st round however.

Great.  I remember your "garantee" that Kirk Cousin will be traded in the offseason, so I don't take your assurances very seriously.

,,,and I can garantee you if  Penn blows his knee out in a pick-up basketball game this offseason , I will change my mind again.

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#61 : January 26, 2013, 12:56:13 AM

I don't think he will be there at 13, but if he is I'd be fine with it.  He's been dominant this week against better competition, which really was the only question mark people had about him. 

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#62 : January 26, 2013, 07:00:12 AM

I would not be upset if they pulled the trigger on him.

Lol at anyone saying we have one of the best lines, when healthy. How many games were they healthy last year? And what was our record in said games?

The quest for .500 begins...

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#63 : January 26, 2013, 08:02:25 AM

The only way we don't go CB in first is if we pick up a starting corner through trade or draft.  IMO

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#64 : January 26, 2013, 09:05:57 AM

We dont have a starting caliber RT....so i'd say it is just as much a need as CB or DT.


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#65 : January 26, 2013, 12:35:31 PM

The only way we don't go CB in first is if we pick up a starting corner through trade or draft.  IMO
...trade or FA.  Sorry.

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#66 : March 01, 2013, 12:34:11 PM

After the combine, Kiper has Fisher as his #1 OT.  Doesn't look like he'll be available at Tampa's selection.


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#67 : March 01, 2013, 12:42:34 PM

I see a OT in the first.  CB in the second or FS.

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#68 : March 01, 2013, 12:49:02 PM

After the combine, Kiper has Fisher as his #1 OT.  Doesn't look like he'll be available at Tampa's selection.

I wouldn't be surprised if all three of the top OT(Fisher, Joeckel, Johnson) went in the top 10 selections.


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#69 : March 01, 2013, 01:39:47 PM

It's been a while since we have used a premium pick on a offensive linemen. Right now besides Nicks our line is nothing but patchwork plugging in undrafted guys

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#70 : March 01, 2013, 01:42:29 PM

Lane Johnson would make me very happy.

Acclimate at ROT and move to LOT in a couple years when Penn is all worn out.

Who knew how good it would feel as a fan when we now know what it\'s like for our team to have a direction, an attitude, and dare I say an offense?.  

Good time to be a Bucs fan.

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#71 : March 01, 2013, 02:23:21 PM

I'd only be on board with Lane if we signed 2 solid starting corners in FA.  Otherwise the pick needs to be Trufant or Rhodes.  Period.

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#72 : March 01, 2013, 02:33:37 PM

If we don't sign two FA cornerbacks, I see the offseason as a failure.

We need one to replace last year's failed attempt (Wright) and we need a second one to replace Talib. We can draft one or even a few, but those are rookies. We need two veteran starters at CB. If a rookie can beat out a vet and earn the start, that is great...but starting a rookie CB from this draft should not be plan A.


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#73 : March 01, 2013, 02:42:01 PM

If we want any of the top 3 OT, then we will likely be moving up.  Johnson could very well go in the top 12, too.

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#74 : March 01, 2013, 02:49:39 PM

I wouldn't consider the offseason a complete failure if we got 1 of the very best FA corners available and pair that with a 1st round corner. Good corners are expensive and in high demand so don't be surprised if we only land one. Worst comes to worse you could always bring Wright back and pair him with the other vet corner as insurance against your rookie struggling.

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