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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby jetsfan5757 » Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:48 pm

Damn, Luck and Lamar Miller lost in less time than an NFL game takes.

Miller isn't a big name, but he's been important for me...
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby sugbear65 » Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:53 pm

ninotoreS wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:37 pm
bjd5211 wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:07 pm
All retired early/young team

QB: Luck
RB: Sanders
WR: Megatron
TE: Gronk
LB: Willis
Jim Brown, Earl Campbell, and Gayle Sayers at least deserve honorable mentions here. They all played less seasons than Barry. Also remember Tony Boselli anyone? O line candidate for this list for sure. And lastly I’d be remiss if I didn’t give this guys a shout out, cause I was always a fan- Jake “The Snake” Plummer

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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby bjd5211 » Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:00 pm

No Gronk is definitely get in, but I don't think he'll be considered greatest ever like I think he should.

Megatron is really iffy, WRs have a real hard time getting in historically. Cris Carter was the 2nd greatest WR ever statistically when he retired, and it took him 6 years to get in. I won't be surprised if Megatron does eventually make it, but it's not at all a certainty that he does.

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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby nathanq42 » Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:06 pm

ninotoreS wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:37 pm
bjd5211 wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:07 pm
All retired early/young team

QB: Luck
RB: Sanders
WR: Megatron
TE: Gronk
LB: Willis
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby nathanq42 » Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:07 pm

I was 16hours away from drafting Parris Campbell if he was still on the board (1.08)
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby snaps06 » Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:08 pm

bjd5211 wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:00 pm
No Gronk is definitely get in, but I don't think he'll be considered greatest ever like I think he should.

Megatron is really iffy, WRs have a real hard time getting in historically. Cris Carter was the 2nd greatest WR ever statistically when he retired, and it took him 6 years to get in. I won't be surprised if Megatron does eventually make it, but it's not at all a certainty that he does.
Agree with Megatron. Isaac Bruce sn't in yet, and you'd think he'd have been first-ballot.

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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby ninotoreS » Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:25 pm

sugbear65 wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:53 pm
ninotoreS wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:37 pm
bjd5211 wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:07 pm
All retired early/young team

QB: Luck
RB: Sanders
WR: Megatron
TE: Gronk
LB: Willis
Jim Brown, Earl Campbell, and Gayle Sayers at least deserve honorable mentions here.
Brown retired after a 289-1,544-17-34-328-4 season. Jeez. What a monster.

I don't think Sayers and Campbell should count, though. Sayers broke down, and his knee was shot. He was a shell of his former self when he was forced to retire. Campbell also broke down after '83. By '85, he was washed up.

But Brown, though. Good god. His worst season was his rookie year. The closest thing to a down year he had was when he still scored 18 TDs and had the highest receptions total of his career. xD
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby gameaholica » Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:46 pm

Just had a draft tonight.. took Luck as my QB. At start of draft, saw Miller out, took Duke Johnson at end of draft. I swear, five minutes after completion of draft I received a group message with a picture of ESPN announcing Luck retired. I thought it was just another post draft joke 🤬
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby FantasyFreak » Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:50 pm

I'd love to see Jacoby have his own Foles moment this year.
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby metalmat » Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:54 pm

bjd5211 wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:07 pm
All retired early/young team

QB: Luck
RB: Sanders
WR: Megatron
TE: Gronk
Center Max Unger's retirement came out of left field. He also made the probowl in 2018.
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby FantasyFreak » Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:58 pm

metalmat wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:54 pm
bjd5211 wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:07 pm
All retired early/young team

QB: Luck
RB: Sanders
WR: Megatron
TE: Gronk
Center Max Unger's retirement came out of left field. He also made the probowl in 2018.
Patrick Willis at LB was one that was mentioned, that one was a bit of a surprise.
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby 95dent » Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:02 pm

Good for him. Having had somebody close to me who was in pain more or less constantly for years I know what it can do to a person mentally. It changes you, your whole outlook on life sometimes. He’s banked 97m during his career, who cares about the amount left on the table.

Good health and happiness to you sir.

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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby TB3falcons » Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:06 pm

FantasyFreak wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:58 pm
metalmat wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:54 pm
bjd5211 wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:07 pm
All retired early/young team

QB: Luck
RB: Sanders
WR: Megatron
TE: Gronk
Center Max Unger's retirement came out of left field. He also made the probowl in 2018.
Patrick Willis at LB was one that was mentioned, that one was a bit of a surprise.
I’d say Chris Borland too. He was very young and looked like a stud.
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby FantasyFreak » Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:22 pm

TB3falcons wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:06 pm
FantasyFreak wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:58 pm
metalmat wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:54 pm


Center Max Unger's retirement came out of left field. He also made the probowl in 2018.
Patrick Willis at LB was one that was mentioned, that one was a bit of a surprise.
I’d say Chris Borland too. He was very young and looked like a stud.
I actually had that typed in, but erased it and just left the Willis mention.
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Re: Luck retiring!!!!

Postby sugbear65 » Sun Aug 25, 2019 12:19 am

Think I may go pick up Chad Kelly in my superflex league. Seems like he’s Frank Reich’s pet project this offseason. And he has pretty good bloodlines. He’s a knucklehead sure, and he has a two game suspension to serve. But hopefully being cut by the Broncos and given a 2nd chance by Indy has matured him some. I could see the Colts deciding Brissett isn’t their franchise QB, and giving Kelly a shot at some poin. If he could do anything with it is debatable, but a shot is all you’re looking for. Jacoby is on the last year of his deal, so maybe they decide he’s not worth resigning/franchising. Kelly is also on a one year deal, but he would make a much cheaper option to resign as a bridge untill they find their guy. Or he becomes it. Obviously total long shot, but if you have the space why not?


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