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  1. Tyler Lockett 2018 Outlook

    Agree, laughable contract and guaranteed amount IMO. Esp for a team that has far more pressing needs then over paying a WR like Lockett. He's not a 20 mil guaranteed player to this point.
  2. Dak Prescott 2018 Outlook

    yea, if only Dak had the awesome Redskins WR group, then he would be....oh wait. They suck too. Move along and enjoy your 6-10 season.
  3. 2018 Tight End Rankings and Discussion

    Blake Jarwin i'd keep an eye on or stash in a deep league. I think the Cowboys use a combo of Swaim/Jarwin to start this season but i like Jarwin's ability in the passing game more and Dak and Jarwin have connected a lot this camp and even preseason
  4. Ezekiel Elliot 2018 Outlook

    Aug 22 More The fact that Travis Frederick is a well conditioned pro athlete will serve him well, especially if caught early. 4 17 replies57 retweets379 likes Reply 17 Retweet 57 Like 379 Aug 22 More Thirty-plus years ago the only thing to do was to wait for the nerves to regenerate. After a lot of PT I was able to regain strength and mobility. Thankfully it never affected my lower legs but I did spend a couple days in ICU when I failed a breathing test. 3 12 replies34 retweets112 likes Reply 12 Retweet 34 Like 112 Aug 22 More Effectively what happens is the antibodies that were fighting the mono turned on my body and “ate” my nerves. I lost strength in my upper body, unable to lift my arms over my head and lost dexterity with my fingers. 2/2 10 replies50 retweets148 likes Reply 10 Retweet 50 Like 148 Aug 22 More In 1987, my senior year in high school, I was diagnosed with Guillain Barre. It developed through a case of mononucleosis. 1/1 10 replies56 retweets189 likes Reply 10 Retweet 56 Like 189 Aug 22 More Travis Frederick said he is hopeful that the doctors have diagnosed his case of Guillian Barre syndrome early enough to where he can play as soon as possible, but multiple sources said he could miss multiple weeks as he recovers from the auto-immune disease. 16 replies72 retweets138 likes i caught this from Dallas beat writer Todd Archer the other day and meant to post it but forgot. I like Archer a good bit and he's a source i follow for the Cowboys. Its from two days ago and it simply scratched the surface here from someone with experience dealing with Gullian Barre syndrome. I found it interesting and worrisome
  5. Ezekiel Elliot 2018 Outlook

    definitely worrisome and good update. I did not hear that earlier as i can't stand to listen to either of Golic or Wingo lol. I've also read a huge part of this recovery could be how early this is being detected for Frederick. I hope for the best for Frederick. Sad to see this happen to anyone, let alone a really stand up guy and captain like Frederick. One thing i will point out for Fredericks replacement, Joe Looney...........he's a better run blocker then he is a pass blocker. He's got plenty of power and can get downhill well, but he's not nearly as good at protection schemes or his overall pass blocking. This type of loss for Dallas up front worry's me more for Dak and a passing game built on timing, then it does Zeke and this OL getting downhill. Dak and these young gun WR's need a clean pocket, i could see break downs in the interior OL between Looney/Williams. Zach Martin, Collins, and Tyron are going to really have to step up, stay healthy, and shoulder a heavy load for Dallas to make this work, IMO. Fingers Crossed
  6. Rishard Matthews 2018 Outlook

    i'd say he's worth a shot later in drafts. That depth chart is thin beyond Taylor/Davis, so i think they need Matthews to contribute. I've thought he's shown well at times when healthy. May take some patience but he's a nice bench stash that could be a nice plug and play
  7. Rishard Matthews 2018 Outlook further on the Rishard update ^^^^^
  8. 2018 Rotoworld Forum Experts League

    Rolling Thunder: Brandon Marshall WR Hawks Blake P takes: Jeremy McNichols RB Niners @Packdog OTC
  9. 2018 Rotoworld Forum Experts League

    JHM Takes TENN D @Rolling Thunder OTC
  10. 2018 Rotoworld Forum Experts League

    Corey Takes the Carolina D and Jake Elliott all at the same time. Bless TOO BAD Takes: Will Lutz @JHM_13 OTC
  11. 2018 Rotoworld Forum Experts League

    Rolling Thunder takes Albert Wilson, WR, Dolphins @JHM_13 OTC
  12. 2018 Rotoworld Forum Experts League

    CJ Prosise, RB, Seattle @Rolling Thunder let the thunder roll big dog
  13. Ezekiel Elliot 2018 Outlook

    fair enough, I'm well aware of the prospect that Saquon is and he looks to be a dang fine player. Never said he wasn't. I think you are simply trying to pump up Saquon, without hesitation as you say, without even considering their OL could be an issue. Which as i said, IMO, i believe it could. I don't think Zeke is nearly as far down as a talent or a prospect compared to Saquon and more importantly, i've seen Zeke do work as a #1 RB level in the NFL. Something i've yet to see from Saquon. So all in all, pick your risk as you will and good luck to ya i say. All three of these RBs we are discussing are very very good players. I don't doubt that. But if you're going to question the Dallas OL and knock Zeke down a tier, yet somehow dismiss the Giants issues, i don't follow that line of thinking. I especially don't view Saquon and his OL as a player or situation that I'm taking over Zeke without hesitation. Saquon and that OL haven't proven anything yet.
  14. Ezekiel Elliot 2018 Outlook

    i think the Giants OL could still be a mess. Maybe improved, but still should have their struggles. Hard to have confidence in any OL with a player like Flowers still starting in it. He's down right awful. Agree with you here, i can't see the Jags OL being all world either. Seems like they all have their warts to some degree. Im still taking Zeke over both, IMO
  15. Ezekiel Elliot 2018 Outlook

    You expect both of these OL's for Barkley and Fournette to be head and shoulders above the Dallas OL minus Frederick? EDIT: I'm asking mostly bc i am truly looking for opinions on both OL's.....not necessarily trying to debate the touches between the 3.