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Old 08-10-2011, 12:02 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Do we want Asante Samuel

not sure what the price is but is a 2nd and Gay or Mcfad a good trade?
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Old 08-10-2011, 12:09 PM   #2
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I would take him, but I think the price will be too high.
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Old 08-10-2011, 12:35 PM   #3
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I would take him, but I think the price will be too high.
I think the same thing
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I would take him, but I think the price will be too high.
my thoughts exactly. i'd take him if we could somehow afford it. but i wouldnt take him at the expense of troy P or timmons
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Old 08-10-2011, 12:45 PM   #5
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Yah, he would be perfect opposite Ike. But too much caysh...
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We can't afford a former & aged wide receiver who hasn't played in 2 years and two 'B' players like Jericho Cotchery and aged tight-ends to fill a backup position. What makes you think we can afford Asante Samuel?
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Lets develop our young wide outs that are making coaches notice at camp.
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I beleive Samuel has a cap number of close to 8-10 mil . Bringin him here means we would likely lose Timmons or Troy or both after this season. Not worth it in my opinion.
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We can't afford a former & aged wide receiver who hasn't played in 2 years and two 'B' players like Jericho Cotchery and aged tight-ends to fill a backup position. What makes you think we can afford Asante Samuel?
Hey, I was going to suggest we pick up Revis. It's about as
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The question was "Do we want him?" Of course we do but where do you make cap room for him? Cut Aaron Smith? Cut William Gay? Who else???
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