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    He may not be great, but according to me great is a very high mark. Brady is great. Revis is great. Ray Lewis was Great. I don't expect Talib to be great. I expect him to be good.
     
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    I read until I got to this:

     
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    I don't remember anyone ever saying he was. If he can just be above average to good it's a win. Anything better is icing on the cake.
     
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    First he cited PFF, then he got this completely wrong...
     
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    We don't need great. We need competent+.
     
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    Peter needs to step up his game. That's shoddy work.
     
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    Peter King and WEEI.....a match made in heaven
     
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    Peter King also said Chiefs win will AFC West and of the 23 teams he visited, they have the most skillful players .. :rolleyes:
     
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    I stopped paying attention to what Peter Dink, I mean King, thinks, says or writes a long, long time ago. He's an expert on four things: coffee, microbrews no self-respecting beer drinker would touch, his daughter's high school softball career and the detailed terrain of Brett Favre's testicles.
     
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    King completely whiffed on that one. Though I'll take great, I'll also take good at this point as well. And that's what Talib is: good.
     
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    At some point, Peter King went negative on the Patriots.
     
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    Isn't this the same guy that has Tony Gonzalez on his "all pro" tight end list and no Gronkowski?
     
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    King's been putting a bit too much Bailey's in his mocha latte from Starbucks.

    His personnel assesments of NFL talent are meaningless.
     
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    Re: Peter King on WEEI:Talib not a great corner

    IMO this trade is not simply a question of individual talent added. It's a tipping point situation: adding that one extra press-style CB should allow schematic changes to make the whole defense more aggressive.

    So if Talib is merely "pretty good," his IMPACT could well be "great."
     
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    Talib only has to be better than Arrington and Moore as far as I am concerned. He doesn't need to be "Great".
     
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    I think Stephen King knows more about football than peter king.
     
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    I still don't get why the media gives PFF so much credit and publicity. It only shows their lack of football intelligence to informed fans.
     
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    Re: Peter King on WEEI:Talib not a great corner

    I tend to think that if it was Revis with the police jacket 3 inches think he would have fetched a 2nd or 1st rounder (salary considerations notwithstanding)
     
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    King is a paid to mention pff as often as possible.
     
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