Fournette or Mixon

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Re: Fournette or Mixon

Postby Tripwired » Tue Jul 11, 2017 7:37 pm

spotxc wrote:
Sun Jul 09, 2017 9:41 pm
wow Mixon gathering is strong as ever..Never thought the overwhelming majority would push for him to be #1...

He does have talent, but no way I would take him over fournette as a top 5 pick or even other guys such as dalvin, cmc, and the 2 wrs...How does a guy who takes over games such as cmc, dalvin, and fournette go behind a guy who's talent couldn't even lead him to carry the load on his own college team..
They all took over games at certain times in college. None of these players have proven anything at the pro level yet. We're in the business of projecting here. Plus I don't get how so many people are in line to anoint cmc as some superstar in the nfl. He's a white Reggie Bush, and a poor mans Reggie Bush in my opinion. He weighs a solid 202lbs. I can't see him ever being a full-time feature back. He'll break down imo at the pro level. Just my projection though. I like Mixon a lot, but I'm not sure whom I'd take between him and Fourney. I have them as 1a and 1b. I think it world depend on the director of my team. If I was solid most places I'd roll the dice on Mixon, but if not then I'd do the opposite.
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Re: Fournette or Mixon

Postby Mrowmix » Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:17 am

Space Cowboy wrote:
Sun Jul 09, 2017 3:28 pm
My 14 team PPR 0-3 RB (up to 5 WR) draft started today and Fournette went first.

Personally I would have gambled on the upside of Mixon.
You say this as if Fournette does not have upside.

I don't buy the "Mixon's upside over Fournette argument."

I buy the "Mixon's immense risk argument."

I'd go Fournette without question.

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Re: Fournette or Mixon

Postby BigBawseRoss » Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:50 am

dude picked mixon 3 days ago and this thread is still going lol
team 1:
12 team, 1 pt for 4 catches 1 point for 10 rush attempts
1qb, 3 rb, 4 wr, te, k, 4 idp
Rivers , Kizer, Palmer
Ty Montgomery, Gore, Rawls,woodhead,Dixon, Drake, C.West, Ivory,Brieda, B. Oliver
K Allen, Evans, Hopkins, Alshon Zay Jones, C. Kupp, doctson, Hollins
Ertz Jimmy G
all 18 picks intact

team 2:
12 team .5ppr
qb, 2 rb, 2 wr, te, wr/rb/te, wr/rb/te, k , def
Dak Prescott, Bortles, Goff
Fournette, MixonD Henry,Prosise, Rawls, Hill, jStew,Breida, Collins, McGuire, Drake, McKissic
ty hill, Hopkins, AlshonD Thomas, Arob, Snead, josh gordon, carlos henderson,
Gronk, Ertz, Everett
Prater at Kicker
Arizona D

(traded away 2018 1,2,3
traded away 2019 2nd)


team 3 DLF Co-Own dynasty
http://www61.myfantasyleague.com/2017/o ... =07&F=0008

team 4 ironborn dynasty (dlf)
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Re: Fournette or Mixon

Postby Payton34 » Wed Jul 12, 2017 12:34 pm

spotxc wrote:
Sun Jul 09, 2017 9:41 pm
wow Mixon gathering is strong as ever..Never thought the overwhelming majority would push for him to be #1...

He does have talent, but no way I would take him over fournette as a top 5 pick or even other guys such as dalvin, cmc, and the 2 wrs...How does a guy who takes over games such as cmc, dalvin, and fournette go behind a guy who's talent couldn't even lead him to carry the load on his own college team...

He would need to prove more on that aspect before I could even fathom a push to #1 in this talented group and thats not even factoring in his off the field issues..the risk far outweighs the investment at that price, but call me crazy
Honestly I don't think it was any lack of talent that led to Mixon not being a true bell cow at OU. I think Perine had simply cemented a role there and nobody was going to completely move him to the bench. Mixon got his touches and did plenty with them, so I wouldn't use this as a deterrent... JMO
QBs - Rodgers, Cousins, Tannehill
RBs - E Elliott, L Miller, L Bell, R Jennings, D Williams, Prosise
WRs - J Nelson, S Watkins, D Hopkins, K Allen, D Moncrief, T Benjamin, Ty Williams,
TEs - Z Miller, M Bennett
Ks - D Bailey, R Succop
Ds - Seattle, LA Rams

2017 Picks: 1.2 and 1.3, 2.12
2018 Picks: 1 2nd

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Re: Fournette or Mixon

Postby Payton34 » Wed Jul 12, 2017 12:36 pm

ROSSCO7777 wrote:
Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:50 am
dude picked mixon 3 days ago and this thread is still going lol
Its a good topic, even though there is no more trying to convince the guy one way or the other... :D
QBs - Rodgers, Cousins, Tannehill
RBs - E Elliott, L Miller, L Bell, R Jennings, D Williams, Prosise
WRs - J Nelson, S Watkins, D Hopkins, K Allen, D Moncrief, T Benjamin, Ty Williams,
TEs - Z Miller, M Bennett
Ks - D Bailey, R Succop
Ds - Seattle, LA Rams

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Re: Fournette or Mixon

Postby PRESS50 » Wed Jul 12, 2017 12:54 pm

Fournett cook Mixon
10 Team PPR - 25 Man roster: Start (1QB, 2 RB , 2WR, 1TE, 2 FLEX WR,RB,TE) 1DEF,1K).

Team #1
QB-Tom Brady/Jameis Winston/Carson Wentz
RB- Devonta Freeman/Dalvin Cook/Carlos Hyde/Kareem Hunt/Marlon Mack
TE-Rob Gronkowski,Hunter Henry
WR-Dez Bryant/Julio Jones/Antonio Brown/Stefon Diggs/Dorial Green Beckham/Cameron Meredith/Malachi Dupree/Trent Taylor/Chad Williams/Kenny Golladay/Noah Brown/Taywan Taylor
DEF-Seattle Seahawks / Denver Broncos
K-Stephen Gostkowski
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Re: Fournette or Mixon

Postby Goddard » Wed Jul 12, 2017 1:28 pm

Payton34 wrote:
Wed Jul 12, 2017 12:36 pm
ROSSCO7777 wrote:
Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:50 am
dude picked mixon 3 days ago and this thread is still going lol
Its a good topic, even though there is no more trying to convince the guy one way or the other... :D
And obviously we have to convince everyone else why we're right and they're wrong...duh lol


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