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    Very interesting mailbag. But if the Pats are done with big FA signings, the (EDIT) $11M+ cap $$$ remaining would then be targeted towards maybe Vollmer and towards contract extensions.
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    This team didn't improve themselves one bit. All they did was replace Welker with Amendola.
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    They might add an old pass rusher.
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    weird, sense they have to spend to the cap.
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    Well, first of all, a healthy Pats team in the playoffs last year might well have gone all the way. It's a part of the game, but playing a team like Baltimore without Gronk really makes it tough, and losing Talib and not having Jones...ouch.

    So just getting through FA somewhat intact (including the Talib re-signing) is a good thing. I think A Wilson helps most than you credit, and I still think Abraham is coming here, and another receiver. And having Ballard back might surprise a lot of Pats fans - the guy can play.

    Baltimore has fallen apart and the book is out on Denver - sure they added Welker, but losing Dumervil will hurt a defense that I never thought was all that good anyway (and Manning is starting to wear thin, I think).

    As for the NFC, only one team comes out. I'm not sure how much either SF or Seattle will be "better," since both of their QB's are heading into the sophomore season, which is rarely a good thing. Also, both of those teams, particularly SF, had remarkable luck on the injury front last year.
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    Pay closer attention please.
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    At safety they did, but, I do agree with your overall statement.
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    Re-signing Talib and signing Adrian Wilson improves the team.
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    I might add, if they don't re-sign Lloyd, they actually took a step backwards from last year. :(
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    Theat is the question. IMHO, the patriots made zero big signings so far outside of Talib. I would not consider any of Abraham, Freeney, Lloyd, Edelman, a backup guard or a backup corner to be a "big" signing.

    If Reiss is suggesting something, he is suggesting that we are done with Dumervil and Vollmer.

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    I agree with you, Claremonster.
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    Talib signing was an upgrade from last year?:confused:
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    Also add to the fact that Woodhead is gone... :mad:
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    dont pay any attention to eeasya he basically ruined an entire red sox board by himself everything he says is wrong
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    Did you really have to go there and remind of this too? My day is destroyed!!
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    So based upon what's haapened so far in Free Agency, let me read between the tea leaves.

    Since Reiss says the big free agents deals are done, that mean the Pats FO (or a least a Pats source) told him that. And they probably fed him inaccurate information in the hopes that it catches the competition off guard.

    Meanwhile on the Sports Hub, Felger is calling out Reiss again for being a good little foot soldier.
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    They do have a kick returner now in Leon Washington. That can only be a plus.
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    Please don't lecture me. Hind your own advice. I left the names of talib, wilson out for a reason. Yes they are upgrades but not pieces that are going to bring us a superbowl. That should be our goal. Brady left money on the table so we can spend it on AMD, Wilson and talib. Not
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    I think I blocked you on the Red sox forum and I will block you here. Consider this your only warning. You are an annoying and a negative poster. All you do is belittle anyone who disagrees with you. If you have nothing good too say, just keep it too yourself.
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    So, basically, if you ignore the signings we've made, we haven't made any signings.

    /ignore.
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    One last thing I'm going to say to sellers. Everything you say is wrong. Two can play that game. The posters I pay attention to are Bags and a few other posters. Certainly not you though. I could careless if you regard or care on what I post. Opinions are subjective not objective meaning its not based on facts. I gave my opionons on it. I never claimed was right or wrong. If you can't agree to disagree, just skip my posts.
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    It seems like you and sellers want to pick a fight. I don't have time for that. I said I don't consider it upgrades. I'm not ignoring it, just don't consider it upgrades and I'm not changing my mind. You don't see me trying to change your mind, so please do the same.
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    Mods,

    Can you create a malcontent thread for the downers on the forum to roll around in the muck of despair with each other? The dumbing down of Patsfan.com needs to be centralized for these posters before the entire forum is completely contaminated.
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    You can ignore me if you want. I did nothing wrong and I don't care. From now on I'm only going too talk to posters who want to talk about the pats and not looking for every chance to bicker and whine. I have been lurking here since the wes signed with denver and all I have seen is people insulting one another but none directed at me. Thanks too sellers that has changed. I'm not having that. I hate using the ignore button, but if people don't grasp that two people can't have the same opinions and respect that, I start using the ignore function. I'm done talking about this.
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    No one is being a debbie downer. I simply said we needed too do more. I never criticized any player or front office. I was simply saying we need to do more. Those posters who constantly criticizes the team are just debbie downers and not going to change.
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    You don't think Adrian Wilson and Leon Washington are upgrades? :confused:
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    Signficant upgrades tune. Lol. We still need an outsider receiver, one more pass rusher, one more CB, and we need to sign vollmer or replace him with someonelse one
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    It's a forum where people can voice their opinions or despair. This isn't north korea here were we only let the good talk happen
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    Washington is a 100% upgrade. Wilson will be a upgrade in certain positions. Mostly on running downs
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