Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

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Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby Lesman » Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:03 pm

Just seeing if anyone is keeping him around just in case... He doesn't strike me as a guy who'll try to make a comeback, but you never know. A year off, and the competitive juices might just start flowing again.

Is anyone keeping him on their roster, and if so at what expense?

I have roster cut downs coming up next week, and keeping Luck would mean cutting a backup or fringe prospect to make room (Tannehill, Yeldon, Holyfield)
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QB: Stafford, Brissett, Rudolph, Roethlisberger, Tannehill
RB: L. Bell, Conner, Samuels, Fournette, Ballage
WR: OBJ, Evans, Cooper, TY, Landry, David Moore, Boykin, AJ Brown
TE: Waller, Ebron, Watson, Oliver

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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby remedy29 » Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:11 pm

I'm keeping him for at least one year. I think at this point, without more information you have to. I can easily see Luck coming back if and when he is completely healthy.
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Minshew, Brissett, Cousins, Haskins, Lock, Luck
Chubb, Carson, Lindsay, D. Freeman, Damian Harris
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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby thebeast » Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:40 pm

He’s not coming back. He will wake up everyday with some degree of pain and he with thank himself for retiring now and not dealing his body another 10 years of abuse.
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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby Orenthal Shames » Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:48 pm

I'd hold if your roster is deep enough to allow it. I'd easily keep him over the 3 mentioned.

I bought on the super cheap today, just in case.
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1 QB, 2 RB, 2 WR, 1 TE, 2 Flex (RB/WR/TE)
26 man rosters - full point ppr
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QB: Winston, Brissett
RB: Gurley, Kamara, Sanders
WR: Julio, OBJ, Keenan, Fuller
TE: Kelce, Kittle

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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby azthecrow » Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:59 pm

thebeast wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:40 pm
He’s not coming back. He will wake up everyday with some degree of pain and he with thank himself for retiring now and not dealing his body another 10 years of abuse.
I agree, he’s done

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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby Plank » Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:30 pm

I certainly wouldn't make ANY sacrifices for him on my rosters, if they are deep enough where I have practice squad fliers hanging around, sure.. but otherwise, no ..

..and it's mainly because of the timing, who the hell quits 12 days before a season starts anyway, hell its not even 2 weeks notice. :wtf:
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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby Blueboy » Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:38 pm

I think he's done, but I'm hanging on to him in the one Superflex where I have him. Bought him for essentially three firsts this offseason, gotta hold onto any chance that someone sends me something of value for him.

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1QB 2RB 3WR 1TE 1SF 2Flex
QB: Brees, Ryan, Garoppolo
RB: D. Johnson, Gurley. M. Gordon, Gore, Peterson, Davis
WR: Julio, Larry Fitz, R. Woods, Antonio Brown, Corey Davis, Alshon, P. Williams
TE: Kelce, Dissly, Reed, Witten

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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby thebeast » Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:48 pm

Blueboy wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:38 pm
I think he's done, but I'm hanging on to him in the one Superflex where I have him. Bought him for essentially three firsts this offseason, gotta hold onto any chance that someone sends me something of value for him.
While I’m confident he’s done, you make a good point. There is a fool in every league so I’d wait to see if someone makes an offer unless you’re right up against cuts.
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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby TampaBay216 » Mon Aug 26, 2019 4:00 pm

Blueboy wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:38 pm
I think he's done, but I'm hanging on to him in the one Superflex where I have him. Bought him for essentially three firsts this offseason, gotta hold onto any chance that someone sends me something of value for him.
3 firsts?? Damn. I’m sry.
I’m holding as well. I feel he’s done but.. I. Just... can’t, let go..... 😔
Team 1
12 team IDP Full PPR 32 man roster starting:
1QB 2RB 2WR 1TE 2Flex 3DL 3LB 3DB 1K

QB: A. Luck, J. Winston

RB: S. Barkley, A. Kamara, J. Mixon, N. Hines, D. Harris, J. Hill, R. Armstead, J. Richard, D. Thompson

WR: M. Evans, J. Smith-Schuster, A. Cooper, C. Davis, C. Godwin, R. Anderson, J. Washington, A.J. Brown, H. Butler

TE: OJ Howard

DL: D. Hunter, D. Barnett, N/A

LB: K. Alexander, R. Smith, J. Schobert, M. Jack

CB: H. Smith, H. Clinton-Dix, K. Neal

K: N/A

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12 Team Full PPR 23 man rostering:
1QB 2RB 3WR 2Flex 1TE 1Def 1K

QB: D. Prescott, M. Trubisky

RB: L. Bell, Christian McCaffery, K. Johnson, L. Murray, D. Thompson, J. Jackson

WR: D. Adams, OBJ, D. Pettis, G. Allison, D. Moncrief, J. Washington, MVS, Q. Enunwa, M. Sanu, J. Ross, T. Quinn

TE: V. McDonald, J. Graham

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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby Cameron Giles » Mon Aug 26, 2019 4:21 pm

thebeast wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:40 pm
He’s not coming back. He will wake up everyday with some degree of pain and he with thank himself for retiring now and not dealing his body another 10 years of abuse.
100% agree.

This isn't a matter of "Oh, well I just need a year off to recharge." It's a matter of someone not being able to enjoy the rest of their life because they're always in pain. I would sell for whatever I can get to that one guy in the league who's willing to hold Luck for the next 3-4 years. The last injury must've been pretty serious for him to call it quits.

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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby FantasyFreak » Mon Aug 26, 2019 4:53 pm

Nobody really knows what will happen with Luck. It seems it was the mental and emotional side of things as much as the physical. He may travel for a few years, and be feeling healthy and get that competitive itch again. The guy loved football and there may come a time when he feels in the right state physically and mentally to come back. Nobody knows. If you have a deep roster in a SF league, I would not blame you for holding him. I've held guys like Justin Watson for a year and a half, I think Luck is worth holding in SF. He's not yet 30, so if in a few years he decides to play again, he's still be an elite option.
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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby captain howdy » Mon Aug 26, 2019 5:06 pm

I dropped him in both of my leagues. Neither are superflex...and neither can I spare wasted roster space

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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby IZigUZag » Mon Aug 26, 2019 5:07 pm

FantasyFreak wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 4:53 pm
Nobody really knows what will happen with Luck. It seems it was the mental and emotional side of things as much as the physical. He may travel for a few years, and be feeling healthy and get that competitive itch again. The guy loved football and there may come a time when he feels in the right state physically and mentally to come back. Nobody knows. If you have a deep roster in a SF league, I would not blame you for holding him. I've held guys like Justin Watson for a year and a half, I think Luck is worth holding in SF. He's not yet 30, so if in a few years he decides to play again, he's still be an elite option.
Completely agree, in Superflex/2 QB leagues he's worth rostering on the off chance he comes back.

I mean... QBs like Mason Rudolph and Gardner freaking Minshaw are being held there and it's a hell of a lot more likely that Luck becomes a valued fantasy asset than pretty much any other QB lotto pick out there.

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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby Jigga94 » Mon Aug 26, 2019 5:32 pm

Yea I'm holding onto him on a 2QB league... At least for a year or 2
2QB, 2RB, 3WR, TE, FLEX - PPR - 14 Keepers
QB: Mahomes, Baker, D. Jones, Minshew, Luck (IR)
RB: Sony, D. Freeman, Penny, Mostert, J. Jackson, Snell, Gus
WR: Tyreek, Julio, D.J. Moore, Cooks, Hollywood, C. Davis, MVS, Parris, Dorsett, Preston (IR)
TE: Andrews, Henry, Fant, Irv
2020: 1.02, 2.02, 3.02, 4.02, 4 (NH)

2QB, 2RB, 2WR, TE, 3FLEX - PPR - 20 Keepers
QB: Dak, Ryan, Foles, Minshew, Cam (IR)
RB: CMC, Jacobs, Hunt, Penny, J. Samuels, J. Jackson
WR: D.J. Moore, Mike Will, Hollywood, Deebo, C. Davis, MVS, Diontae, Lazard, AB, Parris (IR)
TE: Andrews, Henry, Jonnu, Gesicki
2020: 1.07-10, 2.02, 2.05
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Re: Is anyone hanging on to Luck?

Postby Never Veto » Mon Aug 26, 2019 5:55 pm

I think I’m going to hold in the league in my signature. It’s a SF and after practice squad players there are 420 guys rostered. Hopefully someone will send any offer.
20 Team Superflex (1/2 PPR / 6pt TD's)
11 Starters - QB 1(2), RB 2(4), WR 2(5), TE 2(3)


QB - Deshaun Watson, Kirk Cousins, Andrew Luck
RB - Kenyan Drake, Rashaad Penny, Royce Freeman, Malcolm Brown, Wayne Gallman
WR - Odell Bechkam Jr, Adam Thielen, Cooper Kupp, Allen Robinson, Kenny Golladay, Curtis Samuel
TE - Zach Ertz, OJ Howard
IR - Jerrick McKinnon
PS - Jarrett Stidham, Gary Jennings,
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