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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby Friction » Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:15 am

And Spencer is out for the year. ROY dropped to 12-1 already before news.
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby lukkynumber13 » Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:41 am

I'd be lying if I said I didn't feel the ghost of Davontae Booker from last year, breathing icy caution down our necks.

It's one thing to shine in very limited action for short periods of time; it's quite another for a rookie from a small program to come in and be a bellcow his entire first year in the League
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby alewilliam789 » Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:57 am

lukkynumber13 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:41 am
I'd be lying if I said I didn't feel the ghost of Davontae Booker from last year, breathing icy caution down our necks.

It's one thing to shine in very limited action for short periods of time; it's quite another for a rookie from a small program to come in and be a bellcow his entire first year in the League
Agreed. Like Hunt, but after what I've seen I don't see anything special
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby ArrylT » Sun Aug 27, 2017 10:32 am

Plus the Chiefs could decide to pull a Packers and turn their WR into an RB ala Ty Montgomery - paging Tyreek Hill your presence is requested in the RB meeting - please hand over your WR book to Demarcus Robinson and / or Albert Wlson. ;)
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby Shcritters » Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:14 am

Trade went down in my league on Tuesday... Ware and 2nd for Alshon (Alshon on a bad contract). Painful...
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby jimmychoi » Sun Aug 27, 2017 2:57 pm

I'm no expert, but I feel like Hunt is a better talent than Booker. I was never big on Booker though. That's an interesting comparison to look at though. KCs line is better correct?
alewilliam789 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:57 am
lukkynumber13 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:41 am
I'd be lying if I said I didn't feel the ghost of Davontae Booker from last year, breathing icy caution down our necks.

It's one thing to shine in very limited action for short periods of time; it's quite another for a rookie from a small program to come in and be a bellcow his entire first year in the League
Agreed. Like Hunt, but after what I've seen I don't see anything special

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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby lukkynumber13 » Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:07 pm

jimmychoi wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 2:57 pm
I'm no expert, but I feel like Hunt is a better talent than Booker. I was never big on Booker though. That's an interesting comparison to look at though. KCs line is better correct?
alewilliam789 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:57 am
lukkynumber13 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:41 am
I'd be lying if I said I didn't feel the ghost of Davontae Booker from last year, breathing icy caution down our necks.

It's one thing to shine in very limited action for short periods of time; it's quite another for a rookie from a small program to come in and be a bellcow his entire first year in the League
Agreed. Like Hunt, but after what I've seen I don't see anything special
Hunt is certainly DIFFERENT... he runs a bit more like a poor man's Matt Forte whereas Booker is closer to your average slightly-better-than-a-plodder type of RB. It's more the whole concept of the thing that worries me. It's why I get concerned with how certain everyone is that Derrick Henry would be a top 5 RB if anything happens to Murray... again, totally not making a point about a specific player's talent or style of play, but until we see someone be a real difference maker for multiple games, color me a skeptic. Heck, we even saw this with Spencer Ware! There was a time when people looked at his PPR box score and thought he was the next big thing.
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby Cowboysfan33 » Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:14 pm

I don't know that Hunt has looked great but I don't think he's looked bad either, who has played better as far as rookie RBs out of the big 4? McCaffrey and Cook, I guess, it's close between Hunt and Mixon but Fournette has been out and he looks to be in the worse spot among all of the top rookies. Reid has had several top RBs over the years that he's given a lot of work to so I think Hunt has a good chance to be the top rookie RB after Ware's injury, but I'm not saying long-term he will be the best, nothing like that, but I'm just talking this season in PPR leagues, how would everyone rank these 5 rookie RBs?

1) CMC- close between he and Hunt but in PPR, he probably would get the edge.
2) Hunt- He's going to get a ton of work and other than Char West, unless they bring someone in, there's not much in KC to challenge him.
3) Cook- He's looked good in pre-season and Lat Murray is out but once he comes back, that will probably take some of his work away, possibly goal line work. Also, still not sold on the Vikes o-line.
4) Mixon- Talent-wise, I like him as much as anyone but with Hill & Bernard still there, it might take him until mid season or later to get the work to put up big numbers.
5) Fournette- Of course long-term he could be the top out of these 5 rookies but for this season, it's not looking too good in Jacksonville with the bad QB situation and not so great o-line.

Again, I'm talking about this season even though this is dynasty, just interested in everyone's rankings.

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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby ericanadian » Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:38 pm

Cowboysfan33 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:14 pm
I don't know that Hunt has looked great but I don't think he's looked bad either, who has played better as far as rookie RBs out of the big 4? McCaffrey and Cook, I guess, it's close between Hunt and Mixon but Fournette has been out and he looks to be in the worse spot among all of the top rookies. Reid has had several top RBs over the years that he's given a lot of work to so I think Hunt has a good chance to be the top rookie RB after Ware's injury, but I'm not saying long-term he will be the best, nothing like that, but I'm just talking this season in PPR leagues, how would everyone rank these 5 rookie RBs?

1) CMC- close between he and Hunt but in PPR, he probably would get the edge.
2) Hunt- He's going to get a ton of work and other than Char West, unless they bring someone in, there's not much in KC to challenge him.
3) Cook- He's looked good in pre-season and Lat Murray is out but once he comes back, that will probably take some of his work away, possibly goal line work. Also, still not sold on the Vikes o-line.
4) Mixon- Talent-wise, I like him as much as anyone but with Hill & Bernard still there, it might take him until mid season or later to get the work to put up big numbers.
5) Fournette- Of course long-term he could be the top out of these 5 rookies but for this season, it's not looking too good in Jacksonville with the bad QB situation and not so great o-line.

Again, I'm talking about this season even though this is dynasty, just interested in everyone's rankings.
Hill just went down with an ankle injury, so could be a bump for Mixon. For Hunt, I'd be more worried about Spiller than West. Spiller has shown way more ability than Charkey and looks like he might be healthy for the first time in a long time. He could be a dark horse.
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby flyersfan1981 » Sun Aug 27, 2017 6:40 pm

lukkynumber13 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:41 am
I'd be lying if I said I didn't feel the ghost of Davontae Booker from last year, breathing icy caution down our necks.

It's one thing to shine in very limited action for short periods of time; it's quite another for a rookie from a small program to come in and be a bellcow his entire first year in the League
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby lukkynumber13 » Sun Aug 27, 2017 7:02 pm

flyersfan1981 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 6:40 pm
lukkynumber13 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:41 am
I'd be lying if I said I didn't feel the ghost of Davontae Booker from last year, breathing icy caution down our necks.

It's one thing to shine in very limited action for short periods of time; it's quite another for a rookie from a small program to come in and be a bellcow his entire first year in the League
(Cough)

David Johnson

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Haha of course, examples exist.

But remember how bad Tevin Coleman was, filling in for Freeman 2 years ago?

Charcandrick West last year?

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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby Cowboysfan33 » Sun Aug 27, 2017 7:31 pm

ericanadian wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:38 pm
Cowboysfan33 wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:14 pm
I don't know that Hunt has looked great but I don't think he's looked bad either, who has played better as far as rookie RBs out of the big 4? McCaffrey and Cook, I guess, it's close between Hunt and Mixon but Fournette has been out and he looks to be in the worse spot among all of the top rookies. Reid has had several top RBs over the years that he's given a lot of work to so I think Hunt has a good chance to be the top rookie RB after Ware's injury, but I'm not saying long-term he will be the best, nothing like that, but I'm just talking this season in PPR leagues, how would everyone rank these 5 rookie RBs?

1) CMC- close between he and Hunt but in PPR, he probably would get the edge.
2) Hunt- He's going to get a ton of work and other than Char West, unless they bring someone in, there's not much in KC to challenge him.
3) Cook- He's looked good in pre-season and Lat Murray is out but once he comes back, that will probably take some of his work away, possibly goal line work. Also, still not sold on the Vikes o-line.
4) Mixon- Talent-wise, I like him as much as anyone but with Hill & Bernard still there, it might take him until mid season or later to get the work to put up big numbers.
5) Fournette- Of course long-term he could be the top out of these 5 rookies but for this season, it's not looking too good in Jacksonville with the bad QB situation and not so great o-line.

Again, I'm talking about this season even though this is dynasty, just interested in everyone's rankings.
Hill just went down with an ankle injury, so could be a bump for Mixon. For Hunt, I'd be more worried about Spiller than West. Spiller has shown way more ability than Charkey and looks like he might be healthy for the first time in a long time. He could be a dark horse.

Spiller has always been so talented just can't seem to stay healthy.

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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby toss » Sun Aug 27, 2017 8:56 pm

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I'm OTC at 1.06 for team 1 in sig and I'm debating pulling the trigger over MWill. I already took LF & Mixon @ 1.01 and 1.03
I am taking Perine and Hunt at 1.06 and 1.07 and not feeling bad at all about leaving Will
I can understand the hate for Mike Williams and the love for Hunt. Why the love for Perine and not Kamara? Is it a standard league?
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby Balzac » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:23 am

ericanadian wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:38 pm


Hill just went down with an ankle injury, so could be a bump for Mixon. For Hunt, I'd be more worried about Spiller than West. Spiller has shown way more ability than Charkey and looks like he might be healthy for the first time in a long time. He could be a dark horse.
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Re: Kareem Hunt Hype Thread

Postby Valhalla » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:30 am

Balzac wrote:
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ericanadian wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:38 pm


Hill just went down with an ankle injury, so could be a bump for Mixon. For Hunt, I'd be more worried about Spiller than West. Spiller has shown way more ability than Charkey and looks like he might be healthy for the first time in a long time. He could be a dark horse.
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