Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

Zod

If Steve Smith was in Pepp's situation right now...

55 posts in this topic

Smitty's great. Definitely top 5. But there is no doubt Fitzgerald is the best WR in the game today...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Smitty's great. Definitely top 5. But there is no doubt Fitzgerald is the best WR in the game today...

Definitely the flavor of the day, but does that actually make him #1, just because he burned us in a playoff game? Not positive on that one, the line is very small...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Definitely the flavor of the day, but does that actually make him #1, just because he burned us in a playoff game? Not positive on that one, the line is very small...

He didn't just burn us, did you watch the other playoff games?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You cannot tell me that Steve Smith wouldn't be absolutely crushing people even more so than Fitz if he had Kurt Warner throwing him the ball instead of Jake Delhomme.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Definitely the flavor of the day, but does that actually make him #1, just because he burned us in a playoff game? Not positive on that one, the line is very small...

:eek:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You cannot tell me that Steve Smith wouldn't be absolutely crushing people even more so than Fitz if he had Kurt Warner throwing him the ball instead of Jake Delhomme.

That couldnt be said any better....

pete

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

We would have our choice of ten teams multiple first rounders by now.

It really illustrates what the rest of the league thinks of Julius Peppers. He and his agent have gotten an education these last months. Jared had no trouble finding a suitor in the Vikings, even with his off the field issues. Pep, by all indications is a "model citizen". Must be his play on the field.......:rolleyes:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I wouldn't automatically assume we'd be swimming in 1st rounders. Boldin is a hell of a receiver as well (not as good as 89 but still) and he didn't garner much interest. Maybe that had to do with the huge contract he's looking for, but it's not like Smith would come cheap either. Not to mention he's 29 years old as has 2 incidents (one very recent) of fighting with teammates. As it stands now, I think Smitty is the 2nd best receiver behind Fitz but there's still issues that make it less than certain a team would fork over a huge amount of draft picks.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'd put Fitz #1, Smith #2 for now and Andre #3...but Calvin has the potential to surapass all IMHO

I agree with this assessment....C Johnson has the tools to pass all of them

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I can't see a team giving up 2 1st rounders for a WR in trade, but you never know.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

So I'm assuming you know that positively no offers have been made?

You ate the worm again didnt you...

I can 10000% guarantee you that no offers have been made to the Panthers, simply based on one fact: Peppers has not signed his tender offer and thus the Panthers cannot engage in trade talks with any other team.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Well, technically they can, they just have to do it behind closed doors. This may be why no offers have been announced publicly. Doesn't mean there aren't any. Doesn't mean there are. We don't really know.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites