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Doc Holiday

3 busts in 2 years of the draft that will hurt a while

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Funny you should mention Stewart because he too was not worth what we gave up for him IMO.

We didn't give anything up for Stewart we took him with our pick 13th i think. That was Otah your thinking about.

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Funny you should mention Stewart because he too was not worth what we gave up for him IMO. Otah as well if he keeps this injury business up.

As far as Capt, Hayden, and Godfrey they are sketchy at best (Martin I do like however). Goodson its too early to tell. Its not like we have the Colts FO there good not great.

Noone liked Martin till he got a couple of picks then suddenly he was a "ball hawk". Give the picks time.

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takes at least 3 yrs to know if those guys will be busts or not. None of those guy have even played 16 games or been in the league 2 seasons yet.

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I think there is a lot wrong with the coaching of this team right now. I think if we can find a new head coach with some skill we will see some improvement in our rookies.

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The biggest thing that is bugging me right now is the moves we've made in the draft these past 2 years, 2 picks I considered straight up bone head 1 has a potential to hurt, but the first two look to be devistating.

1, traded this years first for Everett Brown in the 2nd, straight up bust this is by far our worst pick in the fox and hurney era, with that said this is no knock on brown he's done everything we've asked, problem is he's just not big enough for DE in a 4-3 scheme.

2, Edwards this one keeps getting worse with the worse the panthers play, you think Edwards is worth the 34th pick in the 2011 draft because right now that looks to be where we will be picking. Bust with insult to injury.

3, this one remains to be seen but Jimmy Clausen can't even handle a snap right now, seriously WTF? If he can't handle a snap Edwards is looking like a better option at QB then him.

And lastly I typed this from a iPod in the middle of nowhere in Australia so excuse the bad grammar and what not.

Honestly, no one's ever considered a "bust" until they are in the NFL for 3-4 years. QBs hardly ever play spectacular until their 2nd or 3rd year (Manning wasn't that great during his rookie season)...for the last time, Edwards was drafted as a "project".

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Can't label a guy a bust until his 4th year, so this thread is pointless.

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Its too early to call Brown and Edwards bust..

but giving up a 2nd round pick for Armanti edwards..could go down as a terrible move.

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Honestly, no one's ever considered a "bust" until they are in the NFL for 3-4 years. QBs hardly ever play spectacular until their 2nd or 3rd year (Manning wasn't that great during his rookie season)...for the last time, Edwards was drafted as a "project".

Manning was a beast his rookie season.

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I have forgotten about E. brown. Had so much promise last year and he is not even in the top 10 in tackles and has no sacks.

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