Carolina Cajun

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  1. Chargers release P Mike Scifres

    How would this affect our compensation for Norman? If this would cause us to lose our comp pick then we aren't doing anything until june/july
  2. Carolina Panthers select in the 3rd round CB Daryl Worley

    It's the 2016 Brandon Hogan! Superbowl!

    apparently we've traded up. I hear sweet caroline.
  4. 2016 NFL Draft Round 2 General Discussion

    My first reaction is WTF, there are better prospects there...then I remember that Gettleman is running this poo and he left a floater in his toilet that has more football knowledge than I will ever have so I'm just gonna say that I cant wait to see this kid play on Sundays.
  5. 2016 NFL Draft Round 2 General Discussion

    I'm gonna call Fuller, but who the hell knows.
  6. 2016 NFL Draft Round 2 General Discussion

    The saints are planning on having a 53 man roster made up of 52 safeties and drew brees, bold strategy.
  7. 2016 NFL Draft Round 2 General Discussion

    The Bucs are always the comic relief!
  8. Norman was not a production of a system

    Yes, he was a product of a system, it's why it's important to find guys who fit your system. VERY few players are what you'd consider system busters (IE good enough to play in any system). Peyton Manning threw for 4,700 yards and 39TDs in 2014, then was so bad in 2015 he got benched and booed off the field. It was system, Fox tailored his system to Peyton and it worked for a while where as Kubiak ran his own system regardless of if the pieces fit. Adrien Peterson, does anyone remember how there were issues with him in the shotgun/spread formation? He apparently was uncomfortable and had trouble finding holes so they went back to a pro style system but it made Bridgewater regress. Darrelle Revis? Remember him looking awful in Tampa, put a man corner in a zone system and they won't succeed. Tom Freaking Brady may be the greatest QB of our generation, but if you asked him to do what Cam does, he would fail miserably. Norman WAS a product of a system, denying that is quite shortsighted. Gettleman does a great job of getting guys who can maximize their potential within our system as long as they play their roles, it's why Harper was decent, Mitchell was dominant, Coleman was a beast, and Tillman was solid. Just like past redskins signings, he will be alright, but he won't be the dominant shutdown corner they expect.
  9. Gettlemen offered Norman just above 10 mill per season

    Love josh, but he's a system guy and in the right system he can do well, in the wrong he will get abused. If the skins never ask him to be a man corner, he'll be fine, but there's a reason a lot of pro bowl elite Corners hit free agency and get abused on their new team. Hell, Revis was square pegged in Tampa, so we shall see.
  10. Are you expecting much from Charles Johnson this year...

    I think he'll have a good year this year (not monsters inc type numbers, but good). He's got a lot to prove and I think he thought he'd walk into free agency and teams would fall all over themselves to give him a payday...well, it didn't happen and now he knows he better put in the work or he could be out of a job soon. Summation, gifted athlete with a lot to prove=a good season on the horizon.
  11. It's too early for you to be this drunk already.
  12. Think about working with a guy, he's a hard worker but gets paid the same or less than you, then he tells you he put in a 2 week notice to go to a new job where he will be paid more but the job security might not be as high. It sucks for you because where you work lost a good worker and other people will have to pick up the slack, but ultimately you are happy for the guy because he is doing what's best for him and his family. That's why no one is pissed about him leaving, not anyone on the team or anyone in the front office. It was purely a business decision.
  13. Every year since G-Man has gotten here, I've bitched about something in regards to Free Agency or Draft and yet Every year he proves me wrong. Admittingly, this has made thisoffseason far more boring for myself than in years past, BUT I just don't have the concern this offseason like I have in the past. We could take a Punter in the first round of the draft and I'll be ok with it, Gettlemans has earned that much respect. That said, I don't care who we pick, I'm sure it'll be a blue goose and I'm sure he'll come in, fit the system, and melt faces.
  14. This is dumb. I remember the zero percent chance of being successful last year without Kelvin Benjamin. Life goes on and we'll be fine.
  15. Norman's replacement

    I'm not sure he's gone. By the looks of free agency thus far, nothing tells me that the panthers want to overspend on the guys out there, so I think we will end upwith some cap room here and leading forward, meaning I think there's a legitimate possibility of signing him long term to a manageable contract might be doable. I think the key for Gettleman is seeing where we sit after our free agent acquisitions before he knows exactly the dollars and cents he has available to throw at him and KK.