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Josh Thomas is a guy I want to talk about

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Say for some reason, we keep Gamble...move him to safety?

I realize our safties have sucked at it....but being a strong tackler is a key function of being a S.

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I realize our safties have sucked at it....but being a strong tackler is a key function of being a S.

Exactly. Gamble is the king of the backle.

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Norman needs to work on speed and backpedaling.

One of those can he worked on, the other can't be. You're either a burner or you're not. Norman isn't. That's why we were able to get him in the 5th.

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Gamble is a top shelf CB in all aspects but one. He cannot, or will not, tackle. IMO, he hates the physicality.

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Exactly. Gamble is the king of the backle.

True. He has attempted more backles than likely anyone in the NFL

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Our CB situation could get very interesting this offseason as there seems to be a growing chance Gamble will be cut. If he is we HAVE to go CB in round 1 or 2. Cutting Gamble saves money so I think it's a move we need to make.

Munnerlyn is a free agent and even if we keep him he's more of a nickel/3 guy

But Josh Thomas played well in my opinion and deserves a big opportunity next year. I think no matter what he played well enou to earn a shot to be the #2 guy. Am I crazy? He seems to play well in the run game and really thrived when he got his chance this year.

I like how our younger corners are developing. We proved we could win and play strong D without Gamble. I like him personally, but Josh Thomas is more physical, plays the press better, is younger, and cheaper. I actually don't think we have to go CB round 1 or 2 but maybe the mid rounds. We need an OT and a WR in the first two rounds.. If Cam's the future you have to protect him at all cost

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Gamble's tackling has, relatively speaking, greatly improved the last 2 years and I hope they find a way to keep him. That said, Thomas is a player worth being excited about. If he can mature a bit and limit the penalties, he has a future on the field.

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JT is a starter. Cut Gamble, but CB does not overtake OL/WR in the draft

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It would be absolutely ridiculous to draft a CB at 14. That's not happenin

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Keep Thomas next year for sure. At least let him compete for a spot in training camp.

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It would be absolutely ridiculous to draft a CB at 14. That's not happenin

We were going to draft a S with Luke's pick last year

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Wait, Gamble went on IR after week 7? And our defense kept getting better without him? And we finished with a top 10 unit?

Well we better not cut the man without spending a first on his replacement, obviously, his backups sucked donkey balls!1!!

#Herpaderp #HuddleLogic

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