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The value of a fourth-rounder

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by TitanJeff, Jun 7, 2006.

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  1. Fry

    Fry Hatin' is what I do.

    Mar 2, 2004
  2. smili

    smili Starter

    Jun 2, 2005
    3rd round picks from 1995 to 2005 - actually a pretty good crew. No Derrick Masons in there (yet).

    2005 Courtney Roby WR Indiana
    2005 Brandon Jones WR Oklahoma
    2004 Randy Starks DT Maryland
    2004 Rich Gardner CB Penn State
    2003 Chris Brown RB Colorado
    2002 Rocky Calmus MLB Oklahoma
    2001 Shad Meier TE Kansas State
    2000 Erron Kinney TE Florida
    2000 Byron Frisch DE Brigham Young
    1999 Zach Piller G Florida
    1998 Dainon Sidney CB Ala.-Birmingham
    1997 Denard Walker CB Louisiana State
    1997 Scott Sanderson T Washington State
    1996 Terry Killens OLB Penn State
    1995 Chris Sanders WR Ohio State
    1995 Rodney Thomas RB Texas A&M
    1995 Torey Hunter DB Washington State
  3. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff Member

    May 24, 2002
    The pick won't esculate to a third-rounder.
  4. Hoffa

    Hoffa Not Family?Then freak you you freakin' freak

    Jun 28, 2003
    I guess, depending on how many wins Baltimore gets, it could be a low or high 4th round pick.
  5. Starkiller

    Starkiller 9

    May 30, 2002
    So I have to root against the Ravens in hopes that our pick will be better? Boy, that will be hard for me...
  6. thnom

    thnom Camp Fodder

    May 20, 2005
    I think whoever we get willl be better than McNair. McNair on the squad would only hinder Vince's progress as an NFL Quarterback. He would be playing later because mcnair has a phat contract, etc. You have to look at the bright side.
  7. Soxcat

    Soxcat Starter

    Jun 20, 2002
    Giving McNair up for a 4th and freeing 9 million in CAP room was well worth it. When we consider the vets we don't have to cut and possibly a vet or two we might still be able to sign after the rookies are on board the trade was well worth it.
  8. Broken Record

    Broken Record Biscuit Eater Staff Member

    Jun 6, 2002
    I'm with you. I really thought we'd hold on to Mac until the middle of July just to screw with the rat turds and end up cutting him for nothing. I'm kind of surprised that they wouldn't give up the 4th on draft day. Makes them look stupid in my opinion. I suppose, though, there is something to the argument that a 4th this year is worth more than a 4th next year... but not much.
  9. Vigsted

    Vigsted Starter

    Aug 7, 2005
    Ravens only offered a 5th before the draft.
  10. Broken Record

    Broken Record Biscuit Eater Staff Member

    Jun 6, 2002
    Exactly. And the Titans wanted a 4th, which leads to the question "why would the Ravens give up a 4th now, but not on draft day when it would have been of more benefit to them?" They obviously would have liked to have had this situation settled sooner rather than later.

    There are only two possible answers.

    1. Ravens caved in and decided a 4th was worth it to end all this mess.

    2. Ravens were willing to deal next year's 4th, but not this year's.
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