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    NFL FA

    Thought i would start a thread about some of the FA's and some of the guys that have been cut, i just saw the Chargers let Neal go (their FB) and all i have to say is if the Packers are not talking to him right now i would be veery disapointed


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    Re: NFL FA

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoore_23 View Post
    Thought i would start a thread about some of the FA's and some of the guys that have been cut, i just saw the Chargers let Neal go (their FB) and all i have to say is if the Packers are not talking to him right now i would be veery disapointed

    what is it with packers fans??!!?? The packers NEVER go after the big free agents on the market. As Mike and Mike discussed yesterday, the last big free agent they picked up was Reggie White. They aren't going to go after Neal or Michael Turner or any other big name guy who isnt named brett favre.



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    Re: NFL FA

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoore_23 View Post
    Thought i would start a thread about some of the FA's and some of the guys that have been cut, i just saw the Chargers let Neal go (their FB) and all i have to say is if the Packers are not talking to him right now i would be veery disapointed
    Neal started to show signs of decline this year, although he was hurt so.. He's also 37. I think part of it is Norv not using him as much, but Neal was money on the goal line and short yardage, and his blocking ability for LT was really critical.



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    Re: NFL FA

    The Vikings are sending a plane for Bernard Berrian so he can workout at Winter Park in Eden Prairie:

    On your mark, get set, shop



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    Re: NFL FA

    Quote Originally Posted by zumbro clones View Post
    The Vikings are sending a plane for Bernard Berrian so he can workout at Winter Park in Eden Prairie:

    On your mark, get set, shop


    Flight Tracker?



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    Re: NFL FA

    Quote Originally Posted by kewl_kasey View Post
    what is it with packers fans??!!?? The packers NEVER go after the big free agents on the market. As Mike and Mike discussed yesterday, the last big free agent they picked up was Reggie White. They aren't going to go after Neal or Michael Turner or any other big name guy who isnt named brett favre.
    Charles Woodson...

    But they also don't need to. Got to the NFC Championship by drafting smart and holding on to necessary talent. No need to spend big $ on FA busts.


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    Re: NFL FA

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Flight Tracker?
    I'd like to see a Vikings plane head to Cleveland to pick up Anderson. We need a good quarterback.

    APNewsBreak: QB Derek Anderson agrees to multiyear deal with Browns - NFL - Yahoo! Sports



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    Re: NFL FA

    Quote Originally Posted by zumbro clones View Post
    The Vikings are sending a plane for Bernard Berrian so he can workout at Winter Park in Eden Prairie:

    On your mark, get set, shop
    Sage to the Vikings would be sweet.


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    Quote Originally Posted by zumbro clones View Post
    I'd like to see a Vikings plane head to Cleveland to pick up Anderson. We need a good quarterback.

    APNewsBreak: QB Derek Anderson agrees to multiyear deal with Browns - NFL - Yahoo! Sports
    They would have to give up a 1st and 3rd round pick to get him. (not inlcuding the salary they would have to pay.) Seems like a steep price for a QB who had 1 good year.


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    Re: NFL FA

    Sounds like it's all over anyway. Anderson signed with the Browns.



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    Re: NFL FA

    Chiefs have way too many needs right now and for some reason I don't see them making a big splash in FA either. Carl will probably find a way to mess up the draft too like he always does. Probably do something stupid like drafting a TE or DL with their 1st rounder because "he was the most talented guy on the board" despite having depth or a pro-bowl player already at one of those positions.


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    Re: NFL FA

    It's a joke that the FA period started at midnight and there's guys that have deals as soon as it opens. I hope the Chiefs nut up and pull the trigger on some OL and CB's



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    Re: NFL FA

    Vikes got 2 new players: Thomas Tapeh and Madieu Williams

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    The Enquirer - Williams goes to Vikings



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    Re: NFL FA

    Quote Originally Posted by zumbro clones View Post
    Sounds like it's all over anyway. Anderson signed with the Browns.
    Its actually just starting. They sign him so they can trade him and get compensated a 1st and 3rd round pick (mandatory). If they didn't they could lose him and get nothing in return. It's a roll of the dice but if they sign him for lower salary some teams take the draft pick hits.


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    Re: NFL FA

    Quote Originally Posted by zumbro clones View Post
    Vikes got 2 new players: Thomas Tapeh and Madieu Williams

    Philadelphia Eagles

    The Enquirer - Williams goes to Vikings
    I only have 2 questions: Who? and Who?



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