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    Post by Welshy on Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:17 pm

    @Revraiser wrote:Its interesting isnt it, everyones different focus or approach. Ive become comfy with being 9 of ten, i almost feel like i know who ill be picking, and on the wrap around to.

    going 9 12 is pretty much a lock on 2 first round talents mate IMO

    Personally I'd go Hopkins/Fournette then JJ/Cook
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    Post by Welshy on Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:17 pm

    @BroncHose wrote:I was just fishing. Starting the mind games before tomorrow’s draft

    Ahh the bluff, or is this the double bluff, triple bluff turnaround bluff?
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    Post by BroncHose on Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:25 pm

    @Welshy wrote:

    Ahh the bluff, or is this the double bluff, triple bluff turnaround bluff?

    Someone's always going to grab the QBs far too early. Rodgers will go early, and then that will start the avalanche of Watson, Brady, Wilson. To be honest- not sure on the hype around those guys though. They each have a few drawbacks this year - even the GOAT.
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    Post by Revraiser on Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:54 pm

    @BroncHose wrote:I was just fishing. Starting the mind games before tomorrow’s draft

    Best bet is to mock with some of them and really throw the cat amongst the pigeons.
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    Post by Revraiser on Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:58 pm

    @Welshy wrote:

    going 9 12 is pretty much a lock on 2 first round talents mate IMO

    Personally I'd go Hopkins/Fournette then JJ/Cook

    Yeah should be two solid lads coming into the squad.
    Our draft is definitely sunday morning 10am right ? How do we know everyone knows, havent seen all the faces here as yet.
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    Post by Welshy on Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:07 pm

    @Revraiser wrote:

    Yeah should be two solid lads coming into the squad.
    Our draft is definitely sunday morning 10am right ? How do we know everyone knows, havent seen all the faces here as yet.


    League is complete mate so draft details would appear then when logging in, only week out from season so everyone know the draft is this weekend fella, time is sat 1st 8:PM BST which equates to this

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    Post by BroncHose on Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:46 pm

    So this could just be me watching Hard Knocks again, but whats everyones thoughts on Browns Defence this year?

    Garrett looks to be killing it already this year. A host of young quality players and they held the eagles scoreless.

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    Post by Mighty Fishes on Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:59 pm

    I imagine if the storm played no one the panfers would have struggled to make 24 points. So embarrassing! Unfortunately Gus will be a Cunt about a win against a third rate storm team as of his team was the best that ever lived. But really this team lost to a second string bulldogs team in the trials. Fuck I’d hate to be a pathetic panfers fan
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    Post by Welshy on Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:24 pm

    @BroncHose wrote:So this could just be me watching Hard Knocks again, but whats everyones thoughts on Browns Defence this year?

    Garrett looks to be killing it already this year. A host of young quality players and they held the eagles scoreless.


    Got enough pieces added to offense so the D wont't always be on the field this year but I can't see much above 6 wins which will be a stretch
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    Post by Revraiser on Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:55 pm

    Is the Grapo train going to roll on ? When will u take ur first QB in the draft?
    I like what i see at cleveland, i wouldnt be surprised to see Haley take over Jacksons lead role.
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    Post by Welshy on Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:57 pm

    @Revraiser wrote:Is the Grapo train going to roll on ?   When will u take ur first QB in the draft?
    I like what i see at cleveland, i wouldnt be surprised to see Haley take over Jacksons lead role.

    Todd much better running just an offence and being bit part, he doesn't have the HC mentaility I don't think, not that Jackson does over him

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    Post by Shanbon on Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:33 am

    Man I’d be worried if I took Watson as one of the first 4 QBs. He will throw a lot of ints this year, won’t keep that td pace up and after the injury I can’t see him running it that much.

    I still have no idea who I’ll take at pick 3, got a hold out 2 guys coming of injuries and Elliot going to face a lot of stacked boxes considering that receiving group
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    Post by ryno_ on Sat Sep 01, 2018 6:40 am

    @BroncHose wrote:

    Someone's always going to grab the QBs far too early. Rodgers will go early, and then that will start the avalanche of Watson, Brady, Wilson. To be honest- not sure on the hype around those guys though. They each have a few drawbacks this year - even the GOAT.

    Peyton retired years ago bro, no point picking him.
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    Post by Rippin and Tearin on Sat Sep 01, 2018 7:51 am

    Not sure if its been posted (although saw it being discussed) but Donald has signed a six year $135M extension with the Rams.

    Agree with previous poster as well - Rams are all in on this year!
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    Post by Rippin and Tearin on Sat Sep 01, 2018 7:53 am

    Guys I haven't been following any NFL this pre-season (too busy with NRL). Are there any injuries to be aware of leading into the draft tomorrow?

    Cheers

    By the way, Im still keen for someone from L2 to draft for me if you have the time. I'm about to go in a set a list but if anyone wants to draft then just PM me.

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    Post by Thickshake on Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:36 am

    @Rippin and Tearin wrote:Guys I haven't been following any NFL this pre-season (too busy with NRL). Are there any injuries to be aware of leading into the draft tomorrow?

    Cheers

    By the way, Im still keen for someone from L2 to draft for me if you have the time. I'm about to go in a set a list but if anyone wants to draft then just PM me.


    Can't think of any major ones. Barkley has been troubled by a hammy, I read some stuff that every single player that has hamstring issues in pre-season last year suffered a reoccurrence during the season. Food for thought there.
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    Post by Rippin and Tearin on Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:44 am

    Cheers!

    And just to confirm is our roster 15 players? i.e 6 bench spots? Just wondering how deep I need to set my rankings.

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    Post by Enchanted Glossy Flamingo on Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:49 am

    Yeah it's set to 15 players with a 6 person bench
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    Post by Verbal Kint on Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:50 am

    Did anyone drop out of this leaving a spare spot?.....
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    Post by BroncHose on Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:59 am

    @Verbal Kint wrote:Did anyone drop out of this leaving a spare spot?.....

    i take it that you've missed the cut so far?

    Should be some options after this weekend. There hasn't been a lot of chat from a number of players so far, so there may be a few that drop out post draft today and tomm.

    Alternatively, I'd be more than happy running a second team and getting a separate (presumably unofficial) 3rd league up and running - I suspect a few others would do the same.

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