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Old 02-05-2014, 12:22 PM   #1
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Default FA CB's

I was looking at list of FA's recently and there are quite a few of CB's out there, maybe we can pick one up to replace Ike . . . Here are a few I would like to see:

Alterraun Verner - Tennessee
Brent Grimes - Miami
Vontae Davis - Indy
Aqib Talib - NE
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie - Denver
Captain Munnerlyn - Carolina

Of all on that list I like DRC the best, however he seems to lack run support so maybe not the best fit.
Captain is very physical, but a little short so maybe a better fit but will his height be a factor?
Talib has had a few injury issues lately, and getting older so maybe he could be picked up at a bit of discount while we groom a replacement from the draft? I would rather have a 4-5+ year replacement for Ike rather than a stop gap though, so we don't have to worry about drafting a CB for a couple years.

Don't know much about the others, just thinking that the best way to replace Ike will be in FA for 2 reasons . . . 1. I doubt a rookie will come in to this defense and make a big splash and 2. It will free up a draft slot of need for other needed positions.
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gimme peanut tillman on a 2 year deal.
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grimes by a mile
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Verner.

Asante Samuel is now a free agent as well, who would likely come cheap. Not that he's worth it over any on this list, but he could be helpful.
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Verner.

Asante Samuel is now a free agent as well, who would likely come cheap. Not that he's worth it over any on this list, but he could be helpful.
Asante is noting more than a Nickel Corner(if that) but if hes cheap it couldn't hurt

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Asante Samuel? Lol.
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I want what Seattle did. Other than Earl Thomas, like Troy, the other guys were low round studs. I want the Steelers to watch film on those guys for the next 6 months and get that philosophy down.
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I want what Seattle did. Other than Earl Thomas, like Troy, the other guys were low round studs. I want the Steelers to watch film on those guys for the next 6 months and get that philosophy down.
Too late. 30 other teams are going to start watching film and drafting studs in the late rounds.
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Too late. 30 other teams are going to start watching film and drafting studs in the late rounds.
(bleep) the other 30 teams. You get that buddy boy? How bout that shit?
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