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  1. CheeseMonkeys

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    ESPN- "Source says team plans to release McNabb today". Will the Colts pick him up?
     
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    Sign the beast!!!!!

    Errr....ummmmm.....never mind.
     
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    Don't the Jets need help at qb?
     
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    McNabb to the Jets would be hysterical. I hate this move, it makes it less likely that we can make a move for Joe Webb, who I covet as a WR.
     
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    Doubt the colts would pick him up.I know McNabb has sucked but i am sure the bears would love to have him.
     
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    It will be interesting to see if the Texans go after him. Or maybe people around the league just think he's done.
     
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    McNabb on the Texans may not be bad. He has through waivers, so some team may claim him before the Texans
     
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    McNabb's either going to the Colts or Bears I think. Probably Bears.
     
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    Sometimes it is best to just quit, while some folks still have a good memory.. rather than continue on making a fool of yourself.
     
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    If you're already out of the playoff picture, there's not a lot of point in picking up the contract of an expensive vet like McNabb. But this is an interesting year, with 2 teams in Houston & Chicago that find themselves with strong records and nobody at all to play quarterback. McNabb could actually find himself playing games that matter before this season is over.
     
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    See Brett Favre on "making a fool of yourself" during last year:

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    He could go to Chicago and help keep that team as a playoff team.
     
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    McNabbs favorite WR is the TURF!!!:rocker:
     
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    Yeah, McNabb to Chicago makes a lot of sense. He's grew up in the area, too.
     
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    He's good at finding the open man (on either team).
     
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    Like a Thanksgiving Turkey, McNabb is finished and in the dumpster with the rest of the garbage.
     
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    Can he rush the passer???

    Thought it had to be said!
     
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    I think he's long past his shelf life. However were I the Texans or Bears I'd consider signing him since my present QBs really suck.

    In my perfect fantasy world, he'd go to the Jets. :D :eek: :rolleyes:
     
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    You beat me to it. I was going to say, "...anyone with a jersey number in the 20's or 50's (or 90's.... he likes to spread it around)".
     
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    Contract for 2011 is a little over $5 million so a team making a waiver claim would pick up the pro-rata share of that - about $1.5 million. Bears (7-4) would have priority over the Texans. Early reports are that the Texans are up against the cap and will not make a waiver claim.
     
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