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Two receiving TEs

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We had a lot of success in 11 with Shockey and Olsen, but then we got Tolbert and we moved away from it. Seems like Olsen falls straight to the ground after every catch. should we explore another TE in the draft or free agency?

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Of course. The more options the better. The real question is whether the OC will actually incorporate two-TE-sets as a consistent part of the game.

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I think that was mostly cause of Chud. Maybe thats just me.

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ive been preaching for this since 2011. people underestimated the value of Shockey but he made some great catches for Cam

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i would love to pick up another pass catching TE in addition to drafting another WR in the first couple rounds and picking up one of nicks/decker/baldwin/tate and drafting a RT early, upgrading RG, and helping out the secondary.

 

we can do all that this offseason, right?

 

sigh........

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While I wish we were playing in two weeks, I truly believe it is Peyton Manning's year and this makes me feel better. That being said, I think it may be a huge blessing in disguise long term since we will be picking ahead of Seattle and NE (in every round), both needing another TE. If Ebron, Amaro, or maybe even ASJ are there in the 1st, I'm starting to feel like we would grab before NE or Seattle could.

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While I wish we were playing in two weeks, I truly believe it is Peyton Manning's year and this makes me feel better. That being said, I think it may be a huge blessing in disguise long term since we will be picking ahead of Seattle and NE (in every round), both needing another TE. If Ebron, Amaro, or maybe even ASJ are there in the 1st, I'm starting to feel like we would grab before NE or Seattle could.

 

Whether it's right or wrong, no way we pick a TE in the 1st round with WR, OL and secondary needs like we have. 

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i would love to pick up another pass catching TE in addition to drafting another WR in the first couple rounds and picking up one of nicks/decker/baldwin/tate and drafting a RT early, upgrading RG, and helping out the secondary.

 

we can do all that this offseason, right?

 

sigh........

 

Don't underestimate G-magic.  I think that upgrading at WR will not be that difficult considering the deep draft, and I believe that we can make a move in FA with part of the money that we'll save from Godfrey.  Moreover, Fred Davis may be the answer to our prayers. Pick up Davis, and an upgrade over LaFell in FA, then other than a potential beast at WR in the draft (or two), the draft is wide open to pick up a couple of linemen, corners, and/or a DE (which I personally don't think we'll need even without Hardy because of Alexander, Addison, Roh and Horton).

 

Of course this is assuming that we re-sign Mitchell, Ginn, and Mikell.

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I really like that kid O'Leary out of FSU, dont if he declared though, think hes still a junior...

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When we used Olsen for the deep threat this year it was definitely a head scratcher.

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