Houston running backs.

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby Pullo Vision » Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:52 pm

Like the Redskins angle- LT and Peterson. Problem is they just moved up for Sweat as a bookend rusher opposite Kerrigan.

I think Perine is a sneaky target for Houston.

Agree that Stills could be cut? Contract structured in such a way that doing that this offseason or next is palpable.

If I recall correctly, Clowney still hasn't signed the tag. This could be a Bell situation, again.

Stills is an interesting case- think there are teams that could use him, like Pittsburgh and Baltimore.

I admit to liking V Smith as well. Picked him up in one of my WR crazy leagues last year.
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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby Phaded » Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:13 pm

Texans are actively trying to acquire a running back via trade.

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby Bot101 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:52 pm

Phaded wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:44 am
nathanq42 wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:26 am
Clowney says he wants the eagles or the seahawks, both teams have decnt backs, clowney for JHow and a pick or Chris Carson and a pick? That'd be a pretty gangster swap for either of their owners
I have heard nothing of the teams reciprocating that interest though, only the Dolphins have - Texans wanted Tunsil, they said no.
Ive heard the Eagles have interest.

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby Huh » Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:53 pm

Phaded wrote:
Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:13 pm
Texans are actively trying to acquire a running back via trade.
Jordan Howard please. We haven’t even played a game and I’m tired of him stealing carries from miles.

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby bjd5211 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:59 pm

Bot101 wrote:
Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:52 pm
Phaded wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:44 am
nathanq42 wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:26 am
Clowney says he wants the eagles or the seahawks, both teams have decnt backs, clowney for JHow and a pick or Chris Carson and a pick? That'd be a pretty gangster swap for either of their owners
I have heard nothing of the teams reciprocating that interest though, only the Dolphins have - Texans wanted Tunsil, they said no.
Ive heard the Eagles have interest.
Clowney reportedly refusing to go to Miami, and he has the leverage to block it by refusing to sign Franchise Tag and pulling a Le'veon Bell. Dolphins interest in him is long-term, but is killed if he is refusing to go there. A contender like Philly can trade for him and hope it's long-term, but be ok with it being a 1 year rental.

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby zoster80 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:03 pm

Hyde to the Texans, as per sleeper
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Start QB, 2 RB, 2 WR, TE, Flex, K, DST

QB: Rodgers Brees, Herbert
RB: T Gurley, D Johnson, D Freeman, M Ingram, Brieda Z Moss, T Cohen, Ito Smith, M Gaskins, D Evans
WR: M. Evans, D. Hopkins, Juju, K Allen, T Johnson, G Davis, J Reynolds, Pascal
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QB: R Wilson Tannehill, Haskins, Bridgewater
RB: Zeke, M Sanders, S. Michel, Guice, Mark Walton, J Williams, B Love
WR: DJ Moore, Godwin, Metcalf, AJ Brown, Gallup D Hamilton, ESB, Dede, K Doss
TE: Fant , sternberger, Eifert
DST: Eagles

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby dark_knite03 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:13 pm

Crockett and Howell worth a roster spot now.
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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby saw061600 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:17 pm

zoster80 wrote:
Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:03 pm
Hyde to the Texans, as per sleeper
Had a feeling about this last week. Always cool when it comes true; since so many gut feelings don't.
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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby frodo2003 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:56 pm

Hmmmm
I picked up Crockett
Do I now go out and flip him for Hyde?

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby whaley88 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:11 pm

Too late, reports that Crockett is cut

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby Phaded » Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:13 pm

And Higdon remains - woohoo.

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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby ninotoreS » Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:58 pm

Welp, what do I know, apparently; O'Brien thinks nearly 10 mil for this year is indeed worth it for a bet-hedge at WR. I guess that's why he gets paid the big bucks. :oops:

Whatever. I'm a D-Watson owner, so I can't complain about another good pass-catcher AND (much more importantly) a respectable blind-side protector.
whaley88 wrote:
Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:11 pm
Too late, reports that Crockett is cut
Phaded wrote:
Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:13 pm
And Higdon remains - woohoo.
Got this prediction right. Crockett probably fumbled one too many times in practice.
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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby zoster80 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:02 pm

Nice boost here, Fins traded Tunsil and Stills to the Texans. Tunsil is going to be a huge piece of their future. Watson should be happy. Wasn’t cheap though two firsts and a 2nd. That’s some major draft capital.
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TE: Kelce Fant,Gesicki,
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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby ninotoreS » Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:05 pm

Hella major. But one could argue that Tunsil is worth two 1sts, which Houston is probably hoping will be late 1sts.
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Re: Houston running backs.

Postby Pullo Vision » Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:41 pm

A downfield threat gets a deep shotting QB and a strong blind side protector to give the QB time. Trying not get too stoked I have Stills in a WR heavy league.
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