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    Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    for a 2nd round pick.

    Just reported on NFL.com


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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    No way would I give up a 2nd rounder for him. Well done by KC.



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    Not really thrilled about trading him away. I think he's worth the 2nd round pick though. Probably should have gotten more for him. Talking about an All-Pro with multiple receiving records for tight ends who is still probably the best tight end in the league.



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    Quote Originally Posted by jdewaard View Post
    for a 2nd round pick.

    Just reported on NFL.com


    CRAP!



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    I'll admit I don't watch the NFL at all cuz its a joke but how do you give up a Hall of Famer and only get a 2nd round pick in return. I realize that Tony Gonzalez is way past his prime but he has to be worth more than some unknown player that has not or may not ever step on a NFL field.



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    Wow...I did not expect this to happen; pretty psyched it did though! Heh, our draft is probably going to be all defense with an OL thrown in at some point for depth...

    Disclaimer: I'm a Falcons' fan...


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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    the second round pick is for the 2010 draft though, not this years



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    I'll admit I don't watch the NFL at all cuz its a joke but how do you give up a Hall of Famer and only get a 2nd round pick in return. I realize that Tony Gonzalez is way past his prime but he has to be worth more than some unknown player that has not or may not ever step on a NFL field.
    care to elaborate on why you think the NFL is a joke?


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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    horrible move by the chiefs! kellen winslow who is not near the TE TG is went for something like a 2nd and 5th and all we get is a damn 2nd for next year none the less!? might as well just forfeit the whole 2009 season because its looking like another 2 win season!




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    Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    Chiefs trade for 2nd round pick next yr. Still not enough for Tony G for me.



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    Men's Basketball?!



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    Good deal for both teams



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    I would have liked a little more then a 2nd rounder for next years draft. I mean with their O the Falcons have a chance to be pretty good, thus getting a high 2nd round draft pick. I only hope that Pioli freed up some room for Bolden.



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    He wanted a contender atlanta a contender for the sb someone explain please



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    Re: Tony Gonzalez to Atlanta

    Quote Originally Posted by huskerman View Post
    horrible move by the chiefs! kellen winslow who is not near the TE TG is went for something like a 2nd and 5th and all we get is a damn 2nd for next year none the less!? might as well just forfeit the whole 2009 season because its looking like another 2 win season!
    Winslow still has the majority of his career ahead of him. TG has what, two years left? A 2nd is good value.


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