Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

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Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby gameaholica » Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:12 am

Which one is better? Who has the better NFL career?
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby DJB » Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:04 am

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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Life of Pablo » Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:07 am

gameaholica wrote:
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Which one is better? Who has the better NFL career?
Honestly who really knows. But the safe money was already on Cook BEFORE the injury to Guice. So that money just got safer.
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Orenthal Shames » Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:22 am

All else being equal, have to defer to the guy who's shown the ability to do it at a high level and who's currently healthy.
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Titans95 » Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:42 am

Cook for me and its not close, Guice we got a glimpse at 1 run in the preseason, Cook was the higher draft prospect coming into the league and backed it up with 3 1/2 games.
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Space Cowboy » Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:54 pm

Guice is the slightly better runner but Cook is dynamic out of the backfield.

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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Ice » Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:37 pm

Cook, not really close IMO.

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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Royal26 » Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:53 pm

Cook for me as well.
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby FantasyFreak » Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:33 pm

Cook.
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Jason » Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:25 am

I feel like in a couple years when Guice is healthy, has a season under his belt and Chris Thompson is a free agent this one is going to be really close.

However, right now Guice is out for the next season and Cook has proven it in a 4 game sample size last year. Cook is simply the sensible logical choice here.

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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby hockeyBjj » Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:11 am

Cook by a good chunk for me. Very even runners, slight edge to Guice, but Cook's 3 down ability and flashed his playmaker skills in a few games last year is huge.

I had Cook above Guice before Guice's injury. This just makes it more so as now the risk of "not looking the same" is a wash
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby remedy29 » Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:12 am

I'd say Cook is a top 7 or 8 dynasty RB. Guice is just outside the top 20. So pretty big gap between them.
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby CubfanAA » Tue Aug 21, 2018 11:05 am

Cook has already proven the ability to come back from the injury and still look like his old self....Guice has not done that, so it's gotta be Cook even if you think Guice is a slightly better RB before his injury. Any season ending injury has the potential the player comes back looking like a shell of their former self. Even if other people have come back from an ACL does not mean Guice will.

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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Titans95 » Wed Aug 22, 2018 3:42 pm

CubfanAA wrote:
Tue Aug 21, 2018 11:05 am
Cook has already proven the ability to come back from the injury and still look like his old self....Guice has not done that, so it's gotta be Cook even if you think Guice is a slightly better RB before his injury. Any season ending injury has the potential the player comes back looking like a shell of their former self. Even if other people have come back from an ACL does not mean Guice will.
Did Cook tear his ACL in college?
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WR: OBJ, Mike Evans, Michael Thomas, Keenan Allen, Sammy Watkins, Corey Davis, Anthony Miller, John Ross, Chris Godwin, DJ Moore
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Re: Battle of the ACL? Dalvin Cook vs Derrius Guice

Postby Goddard » Thu Aug 23, 2018 10:01 am

I don't think the ACL should change anyone's opinions of the two. Whoever you preferred pre ACL tear, you should continue going with that guy.


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