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More love from Grantland: NFL All Bargain Team


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#13 teeray

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Posted 20 December 2013 - 12:28 PM

Maybe it is wishful thinking due to cap restraints, but Mitchell and Hardy are "must bring back" players.

I was worried about Mitchell's aggressiveness hurting us with ill timed penalties, but so far he has been awesome. Really want him back

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Posted 20 December 2013 - 12:33 PM

I'd like to think we could retain both Cap and Mitchell for 3-4 mil a year.  I'd say its worth it.  Both are flawed players, but they play important roles.  Cap is as good a slot guy that you can get, plus he's versatile (blitzing, dangerous with the ball in his hands).



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Posted 20 December 2013 - 12:34 PM

The fact Mitchell is making 725 k is shocking.

He wants a bigger payday we can tell that on the field.


I'll admit he's worth twice that, unless we can find something comparable for cheap.

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Posted 20 December 2013 - 12:55 PM

iirc cutting godfrey would hit us with 5m in dead money

unless gettleman does something magical there's a pretty good chance godfrew will be here next year eating up 7m of our cap space


Save us 2-3 million

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Posted 20 December 2013 - 12:57 PM

I'll admit he's worth twice that, unless we can find something comparable for cheap.

 

I wouldn't mind giving a guy like Mitchell a 3 year contract at say 3.5 mill per. He'd have some bites in the open market you'd think.



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Posted 20 December 2013 - 01:51 PM

I'm enjoying this season like I love an early nut in the morning but I hate it when I read threads like these that keep reminding you how many players have 1 yr deals and free agency and cap issue.

I really hope Dave does something cause I haven't been this excited since 2008 and not to say I haven't these past 5 years but disappointment has hit us all even early this season. I want our Swag to keep growing, going and this current defense is jelling. The only other defense I see that jell like we do is the Seahawks. Our coaches get it, our players get it, and even fans get it, creating a winning atmosphere with a QB that can truck just about every safety in the league...okay I dunno where I'm going with this. Enjoy and let's hope we can keep having key contributors for years to come

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Posted 20 December 2013 - 02:03 PM

This is why I love Rivera. He makes scrubs and no-names into a really a good defense. Who needs cap space when you have a coach that cam do that?

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Posted 20 December 2013 - 02:26 PM

Cap and Mitchell aren't worth much more than we pay them. They are doing a good job but they are definitely our weakness.



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Posted 20 December 2013 - 05:17 PM

Also ex-Panthers on the team, Geoff Schwartz as a Chief and George Selvie as a Cowboy.


Doesn't THE Everette Brown play and start for Cowboys too?