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Old 01-12-2018, 01:57 PM
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Name a team with a 100million dollar QB that has a lockdown/shutdown or even top 5 defense???

I'll wait. . .
Pittsburgh.
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Old 01-12-2018, 02:22 PM
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Pittsburgh.
A stable franchise with QB-WR-RB secured for years now that has had the luxury of drafting all defense for 3 years straight

Ok outside of Pitt, Qb's with the big money the teams defense is bottom half of the league. Meanwhile the teams with the QB's on rookie contracts are top 15

When you payout that much money you send the message to the team, fans, everyone we're gonna put up points you are commiting to offense even the guys on that team know it's his team and we rely on him to win the games they're just along for the ride and hoping it leads them to a big contract next time because of the exposure that the 100million dollar QB got them because that's what fans wanna see
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Old 01-12-2018, 06:31 PM
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A stable franchise with QB-WR-RB secured for years now that has had the luxury of drafting all defense for 3 years straight

Ok outside of Pitt, Qb's with the big money the teams defense is bottom half of the league. Meanwhile the teams with the QB's on rookie contracts are top 15

When you payout that much money you send the message to the team, fans, everyone we're gonna put up points you are commiting to offense even the guys on that team know it's his team and we rely on him to win the games they're just along for the ride and hoping it leads them to a big contract next time because of the exposure that the 100million dollar QB got them because that's what fans wanna see
Well, geez. We should just trade Luck for whatever QB is cheapest, since, you know, coaches and QBs don't matter to you.
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A stable franchise with QB-WR-RB secured for years now that has had the luxury of drafting all defense for 3 years straight

Ok outside of Pitt, Qb's with the big money the teams defense is bottom half of the league. Meanwhile the teams with the QB's on rookie contracts are top 15

When you payout that much money you send the message to the team, fans, everyone we're gonna put up points you are commiting to offense even the guys on that team know it's his team and we rely on him to win the games they're just along for the ride and hoping it leads them to a big contract next time because of the exposure that the 100million dollar QB got them because that's what fans wanna see
If they can do it, how are they doing it? What can the Colts do to replicate that model to the point that they can have a franchise QB and an elite defense?
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If they can do it, how are they doing it? What can the Colts do to replicate that model to the point that they can have a franchise QB and an elite defense?
Luck has to stay healthy and every pick has to be on defense and yes in 4-5 years we can have a top 5 defense
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Luck has to stay healthy and every pick has to be on defense and yes in 4-5 years we can have a top 5 defense
This is simply wrong
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Luck has to stay healthy and every pick has to be on defense and yes in 4-5 years we can have a top 5 defense
Who the fuck wants to wait 4-5 years?
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You can't build a defense in 4-5 years. You have to be patient and wait at least 12. 14 if you want to really do it right.
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You can't build a defense in 4-5 years. You have to be patient and wait at least 12. 14 if you want to really do it right.

HA 14 yrs. yes... but not until after the bye week in yr 13 would you have an idea
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If they can do it, how are they doing it? What can the Colts do to replicate that model to the point that they can have a franchise QB and an elite defense?
Don't hire Pagano or Grigson, wait its to late for that.....
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