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  1. shmessy

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    Ebert is making the team
     
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    Will Ebert make it! :eek:

    Branch, you earned the #3 WR role. Hopefully you don't run out of gas this year because we will need you at critical times. With limited snaps, Branch should be more effective.
     
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    I look at this as us keeping 4 TEs in this year.
     
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    Ugh really disapointing. So Branch is #3 now?
     
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    Doubt it....but Ebert and the practice squad guy they just picked up will get alot of reps vs the Giants JAGs
     
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    blindsided there.
     
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    I have wondered if they would keep 4 TE maybe wait for Shinacoe to get healthy, they are playing a 2TE base and they can use a TE to flex in the backfield as a FB role use the wham block ect.

    I never thought that both Gaffney and Stallworth would be cut. I will guess that Edleman isn't on the bubble.
     
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    Sounds like he's the #6 if there is one. Well, or the new Taylor guy, but he's probably just a body for the last preseason game.
     
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    Branch is #4, Hernandez is #3.
     
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    Notable: Ballard placed on PUP, not IR.
     
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    Very unexpected, well guess someone else will take the spot.
     
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    Most likely going to IR via PUP. IIRC in this way he isn't exposed to waivers.
     
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    Not what he use to be...not surprised
     
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    I suspect this maneuver allows the New England Patriots to keep five running backs on the roster:

    Woodhead
    Vereen
    Ridley
    Bolden
    Demps

    Maybe Gaffney will end up on injured reserve?
     
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    Very disappointed.
     
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    Oh I see, that makes sense, thanks.
     
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    Gaffney and Stallworth just more Shadow Roster candidates?
     
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    No 3 guys were IR's Gaffney wasn't IR'd/

    I felt they were going to keep the 5 RB with no FB.
     
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