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  1. thenepatsrule

    thenepatsrule In the Starting Line-Up

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    1. Drew Brees
    QB 33
    2. Carl Nicks
    G 27
    3. DeSean Jackson
    WR 25
    4. Ray Rice
    RB 25
    5. Robert Mathis
    DE 31
    6. Ben Grubbs
    G 28
    7. Arian Foster (Restricted)
    RB 25
    8. Jermichael Finley
    TE 25
    9. Mario Williams
    DE 27
    10. Vincent Jackson
    WR 29


    Here is the list
     
  2. Brady_to_Moss

    Brady_to_Moss Revis Island is here PatsFans.com Supporter

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    Big name guys out there
     
  3. BradyFTW!

    BradyFTW! PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

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    Maybe I'm missing something, but I have no idea what Robert Mathis is doing at #5
     
  4. BradyMossWelker

    BradyMossWelker Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

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    And Super Mario at 9. Williams is younger and better, doesn't make sense.

    Brandon Lloyd so low is another fail.
     
  5. CanadianPat'sFan

    CanadianPat'sFan Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

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    Looking forward to Free Agency next year for sure.

    As far as the ranking I agree I would have Welker in the Top five until we lock him up long term as he is so the Patriot type player....except for the feet comment last year:D:D
     
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    Author is clearly a Saints fan.
     
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    That list makes me wish we grabbed Peppers when we had a chance, it is just so hard to get a difference maker in their prime.
     
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    NFL Trade Rumors? I must have missed that site before. At any rate, clearly Welker is a top FA next year, provided we don't resign or franchise him.
     
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    aurakilla Third String But Playing on Special Teams

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    NEPatriot Banned

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    I'm pretty happy with what we have. I prefer having multiple backs, as injuries at the position are a given.
     
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    I agree it is the shiny beads thing, prefer our "committee" to one featured back, the season is too long and too violent to overspend on one back..
     
  12. PlainOldEd

    PlainOldEd Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

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    yeah, he has his feet planted firmly on the ground.
     
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    DaBruinz Pats, B's, Sox PatsFans.com Supporter

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    For the Pats, I'd like to see:

    LaRon Landry
    Jim Leonhard

    The Pats need a safety who can line up next to Chung..
     
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    Cortland Finnegan over Wes Welker

    LMFAO
     
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    This! I've been saying this for the last 3 years. We really need someone smart.
     
  16. nabwong

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    Also, How awesome it would be to sign Finley. We'd go 3 TE 80% of plays. Even with a 3TE/1RB/1WR, we would be able to go 5 wide. No one will ever be able to match up with us.

    (Welker - Woody/Ridley - Gronk-Hernandez-Finley)
     
  17. Snake Eyes

    Snake Eyes Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

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    YES! Eddie Royal wasn't listed, he's my under-the-radar free agent binkie for 2012!
     
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    SyN65 Third String But Playing on Special Teams

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    Yea, but a lot of those guys are gonna get signed by their team though. Would love to have super mario on this team or laron landry.
     
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    Mario Williams would be a welcome addition to the team.. And the Pats should have plenty of money to add him..

    Re-signing Welker will be a priority. Branch, not so much..

    The class of Safeties, in the draft, is looking pretty weak. Not sure what the Pats will do there. If there is a 6'0-6'2 CB who likes to support the run but is also good in coverage and knows how to tackle, I would look at a conversion project ala Eugene Wilson.
     
  20. NG Pats Fan

    NG Pats Fan On the Game Day Roster

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    Desean Jackson would be a monster in this offense. Him and Brady together? WOW. He would be our deep threat/special teams big time playmaker.
     
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