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AkGoneRiseUp


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 03, 2016 10:53 am    Post subject: A Helluva Draft Reply with quote

Traded down twice in the first... Watch the magic!


Round 1 Pick 32 (DAL): Sidney Jones, CB, Washington (assuming Alford I'd playing for someone else, Truant, Jones and Collins is gonna make it hard on folks to find weak spots in the secondary like this year.)
Round 2 Pick 25: Taco Charlton, DE, Michigan (our Michael Bennett.)
Round 2 Pick 29 (K.C.): Chris Wormley, DT, Michigan (Our run D has so many holes, this kid will plug the run and provide a little interior pass rush)
Round 3 Pick 25: Eddie Jackson, SS, Alabama (comp for Allen on the back end of our pass d. Allen is good but not a great fit there, I think Eddie could be.)
Round 3 Pick 32 (DAL): Zach Banner, OG, Southern California (Our only whole on the OLine is at OG, Banner will fill that.)
Round 4 Pick 25: Charles Walker, DT, Oklahoma (Did I mention that our run d ducks...)
Round 4 Pick 31 (DAL): Daeshon Hall, DE, Texas A&M (Too good to pass up here, another player on the edge to get the QB of his spot and on his back)
Round 5 Pick 25: Stacy Coley, WR, Miami (Fla.) (BPA here, not that we need another WR at this point, but it wouldn't hurt)
Round 6 Pick 25: Pharaoh Brown, TE, Oregon (I think Tammie might be done)
Round 7 Pick 25: Psalm Wooching, OLB, Washington (depth at a position where we could use it.)
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scar988


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 05, 2016 8:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I don't get the need for CB in the first round. I just don't see it. I'd rather see the Falcons just re-sign Alford. The need for a CB isn't until later and even then, it'd just be for depth.
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AkGoneRiseUp


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2016 12:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

scar988 wrote:
I don't get the need for CB in the first round. I just don't see it. I'd rather see the Falcons just re-sign Alford. The need for a CB isn't until later and even then, it'd just be for depth.
I disagree, Alford is a walk PI and a liability is coverage. Collins is coming on but we need some depth and quality depth at CB, with Tru out the question of who the next man up is is to much of a question. I'd like to wait till later to get one as well but with ho what fell in the draft he was the best choice.
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GSUeagles14


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2016 6:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

scar988 wrote:
I don't get the need for CB in the first round. I just don't see it. I'd rather see the Falcons just re-sign Alford. The need for a CB isn't until later and even then, it'd just be for depth.


Because alford is a average to maybe slightly above average starting corner, and he can be improved upon.
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SpicyMcHaggis


Joined: 09 Nov 2008
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Location: South Florida
PostPosted: Mon Dec 12, 2016 6:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I used the first pick site... just completed this mock... I traded down twice in the first (two spots each time) and moved up in the third and fourth as a result.


Your Picks:
Round 1 Pick 26 (NYG): Taco Charlton, DE, Michigan (B)
Round 2 Pick 10 (S.D.): Budda Baker, FS, Washington (A-)
Round 3 Pick 24 (T.B.): Billy Price, OG, Ohio State (B+)
Round 3 Pick 26 (NYG): Steven Taylor, OLB, Houston (A-)
Round 4 Pick 2 (S.F.): Braden Smith, OG, Auburn (B)
Round 5 Pick 22: Vincent Taylor, DT, Oklahoma State (B)
Round 6 Pick 22: Ahkello Witherspoon, CB, Colorado (B+)
Round 7 Pick 22: Damore'ea Stringfellow, WR, Ole Miss (A+)
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KingBishop


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 28, 2016 8:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Need a Falcons fan to join our Total Control GM mock. Control free agency, trades and the draft of your Falcons! Sign up in GM Mock Forum
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Favorite Players in this Class:

David Njoku, Jourdan Lewis, Steven Taylor, Tedric Thompson, Marlon Mack, Brian Hill, OJ Howard, Jamal Adams, Malik Hooker, Marcus Williams, Eddie Jackson

Deforest Buckner is the best player in the 2016 draft class
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devils1854


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 28, 2016 10:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Did a few of the First Pick drafts with different strategies. No trades. Straight draft.

Dan Feeney||OG||Indiana
Caleb Brantley||UT||Florida
Quin Blanding||FS||Virginia
Devonte Fields||OLB/DE||Louisville
Eddie Vanderdoes||NT||UCLA
Donnel Pumphrey||RB||San Diego State
Speedy Noil||WR||Texas A&M

Charles Harris||DE||Missouri
Budda Baker||FS||Washington
Montravius Adams||DT||Auburn
Nico Siragusa||OG||San Diego State
Hunter Dimick||DE||Utah
Elijah McGuire||RB||Louisiana Lafayette
Jeremy Cutrer||CB||Middle Tennessee

Derek Barnett||DE||Tennessee
Dorian Johnson||OG||Pittsburgh
Caleb Brantley||DT||Florida
Jalen Reeves-Maybin||OLB||Tennessee
Donnel Pumphrey||RB||San Diego State
Davon Godchaux||DT||LSU
Sean Chandler||CB||Temple
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