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Michael Turner 2013 Season Outlook


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#1 Prea

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 04:01 PM

Obviously he doesn't have much/any fantasy value, but I'm surprised he hasn't been signed by anyone as a RBBC/2nd string back. Not sure if he'll be willing to take a smaller pay/back up type of role, but that's the only option he'll have if he still wants to play. And it's not like he was downright awful last year - he still showed some flash and was effective in short yardage/goal line work.

I think he would be a perfect fit with the Jets. Ivory is injury prone and he fits their running style.



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#2 Robrain

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 04:12 PM

Yeah, was wondering why this guy hasn't been signed to some team yet...

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_____STARTING LINEUP_______________.............._____BENCH_______________________
QB : Tom Brady..............(07.03)............. QB - Matthew Stafford.....(04.12)
WR1: Breshad Perriman.......(06.12)............. RB - Lorenzo Taliaferro...(08.12)
WR2: Marquess Wilson........(UD.FA)............. RB - Javorius Allen.......(09.03)
RB1: Arian Foster...........(01.14)............. RB - Chris Polk...........(UD.FA)
RB2: LeSean McCoy...........(02.09)............. WR - Dorial Green-Beckham.(10.12)
FLEX1: RB Frank Gore........(02.12)............. RB - Josh Robinson........(15.03)
FLEX2: RB Darren McFadden...(05.03)............. WR - Donte Moncrief.......(12.03)
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Posted 12 July 2013 - 04:19 PM

Aside from the Jets, I could also see him being a decent fit on the Jags, Raiders, or maybe even Redskins as a backup.

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 04:26 PM

He was charged with a DUI last year. The police were going to cite him for speeding, but they've seen him run and knew that was out of the question.

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 04:26 PM


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Posted 12 July 2013 - 04:30 PM

My guess is that he is probably looking for too much money right now, but as the market sorts out when camps and pre-season opens up I'm sure his demands will come down or a team will find a need for someone in the backfield. He will most likely sign at some point this season but obviously his value is minimal.

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 04:33 PM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8E_zMLCRNg

Yes, weak...I know. My apologies.

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 05:51 PM

Now that I think about it the Jets taking him as a backup would make a decent amount of sense, power running game, etc.

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 06:04 PM

Yeah, was wondering why this guy hasn't been signed to some team yet...


Probably because he sucks.
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Posted 12 July 2013 - 06:35 PM

Yeah, was wondering why this guy hasn't been signed to some team yet...


Probably because he sucks.


He's not the best around, but I imagine Shonn Greene sucks worse than him, and Greene has a job.

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_____STARTING LINEUP_______________.............._____BENCH_______________________
QB : Tom Brady..............(07.03)............. QB - Matthew Stafford.....(04.12)
WR1: Breshad Perriman.......(06.12)............. RB - Lorenzo Taliaferro...(08.12)
WR2: Marquess Wilson........(UD.FA)............. RB - Javorius Allen.......(09.03)
RB1: Arian Foster...........(01.14)............. RB - Chris Polk...........(UD.FA)
RB2: LeSean McCoy...........(02.09)............. WR - Dorial Green-Beckham.(10.12)
FLEX1: RB Frank Gore........(02.12)............. RB - Josh Robinson........(15.03)
FLEX2: RB Darren McFadden...(05.03)............. WR - Donte Moncrief.......(12.03)
TE : Eric Ebron.............(13.03)............. RB - Zach Zenner..........(UD.FA)

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 08:36 PM

We may have to wait until an injury happens in TC/preseason for him to land a job.
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Posted 12 July 2013 - 10:09 PM

Yeah, was wondering why this guy hasn't been signed to some team yet...


Probably because he sucks.


That's why he'd be a perfect fit for the Jets.

Fate, it seems, is not without a sense of irony...


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Posted 12 July 2013 - 10:26 PM

I think he's got the knees and ankles of a washed up female dwarf gymnast who gained 100 pounds to her 80 pound frame.

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#14 Robrain

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 10:28 PM

I think he's got the knees and ankles of a washed up female dwarf gymnast who gained 100 pounds to her 80 pound frame.


So you're saying he's got Tankles?

Edited by Robrain, 12 July 2013 - 10:28 PM.

2015 Rotoworld Mock Draft Real League - 14-Team 0.5 PPR + ALL TDs = 6PTs:

_____STARTING LINEUP_______________.............._____BENCH_______________________
QB : Tom Brady..............(07.03)............. QB - Matthew Stafford.....(04.12)
WR1: Breshad Perriman.......(06.12)............. RB - Lorenzo Taliaferro...(08.12)
WR2: Marquess Wilson........(UD.FA)............. RB - Javorius Allen.......(09.03)
RB1: Arian Foster...........(01.14)............. RB - Chris Polk...........(UD.FA)
RB2: LeSean McCoy...........(02.09)............. WR - Dorial Green-Beckham.(10.12)
FLEX1: RB Frank Gore........(02.12)............. RB - Josh Robinson........(15.03)
FLEX2: RB Darren McFadden...(05.03)............. WR - Donte Moncrief.......(12.03)
TE : Eric Ebron.............(13.03)............. RB - Zach Zenner..........(UD.FA)

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 11:11 PM

I think he's got the knees and ankles of a washed up female dwarf gymnast who gained 100 pounds to her 80 pound frame.


Sounds like a tough chick to take down.

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Posted 25 August 2013 - 07:45 AM

Someone drafted him in my league last night.....for $2.

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Posted 29 August 2013 - 07:54 PM

as a falcons fan i was glad to see him go, his explosiveness has been gone for two years now, i still had two people draft him and willis mcgahee last night, oh well, better for me i suppose

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Posted 29 August 2013 - 09:10 PM

Turner to the Giants with Brown's injury?

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Posted 30 August 2013 - 10:48 AM

he just got picked up in my league... guessing over the speculation he may go to the Giants

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Posted 05 September 2013 - 05:17 PM

Tomlison was talking about him on NFL Radio said he is at the point in his career that if he plays he wants to play for a championship. The guy would make an awesome FB surprised a team hasnt thought to sign him on that alone, but LT said he wouldn't catch on until after Saturday because he falls into that veteran range the contract he signed would no longer be guaranteed after Saturday. Giants, Colts or Bucs seem to be most likely.
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