Vikings deal Culpepper to Dolphins

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  1. broadwayjoe

    broadwayjoe In the Starting Line-Up

  2. T-ShirtDynasty

    T-ShirtDynasty Moderator

    Thank YOU, Free Agency Gods! The idea of facing Brees twice a year... eh... not so excited about.
     
  3. upstater1

    upstater1 Pro Bowl Player

    Ugh, I think Chambers and Culpepper will be a difficult pair to plan against. The Phins are the archenemy now. I don't expect victories down in Miami any more.
     
  4. miamipat

    miamipat Practice Squad Player

    If Culpepper come back anywhere near 100% it seems like a good deal for the Fins.
     
  5. broadwayjoe

    broadwayjoe In the Starting Line-Up

    Yes I think we will have more head knocking games again I wonder what the
    fans in South Florida think I have the feeling they probably wanted Brees more.
     
  6. Pats726

    Pats726 Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    I'm hating the Fins even more..and that BBimposter Saban...But Culpepper will fumble and make mistakes..and..I doubt Miami will be as strong as many think...YES better than Brees...
     
  7. ayjackson

    ayjackson Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    good acquisition for the phins, but i'm glad it's not brees
     
  8. 28222

    28222 Rookie

    I find it really interesting that they chose Culpepper... both he a Brees would likely command similar money in the future, but they chose the option that also included giving up a 2nd rounder. Does that speak to their love of Culpepper or their fear of Brees' shoulder?
     
  9. smg93

    smg93 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

    #54 Jersey

    I think that speaks to their fear of Tom Condon. He can be unreasonable. I'm happy it's Culpepper and not Brees.
     
  10. 28222

    28222 Rookie

    Good point... and I agree, I much prefer to see Culpepper there than Brees.
     
  11. PatsRI

    PatsRI PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    All those cruises out of Miami better watch out, on the bright side Miami hos are better than having to ship them in from Atlanta:D
     
  12. Pats Fanatic

    Pats Fanatic PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

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    Culpepper wasn't impressed me very much yet. The Vikings started to win only when he got injured last year. Through out his career he has be a very up and down QB, too inconsistent.
     
  13. Box_O_Rocks

    Box_O_Rocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    :singing: 'Happy days are here again...'
     
  14. patsox23

    patsox23 Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    I join the crowd that's happier they gave up a pick, AND picked the wrong QB. Culpepper can be a weapon, but he's easier to gameplan than a steady guy like Brees. Also, Culpepper's knees are shot right now, and even if he heals, he'll likely be less dangerous, mobility-wise.
     
  15. broadwayjoe

    broadwayjoe In the Starting Line-Up

    I agree with you on the Tom Condon issue is this the same guy that held
    Ben Watson out for so long and then he fired him and got another agent.
     
  16. shakadave

    shakadave In the Starting Line-Up

    I hope you're right. I for one consider Miami an improving team. Dream team of coaches. Finally a "real" QB. Watch out in the next couple years. At least they didn't get Givens!
     
  17. DaBruinz

    DaBruinz Pats, B's, Sox PatsFans.com Supporter

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    Anyone else get the feeling that the Dolphins had to "settle" for Culpepper after they couldn't get a deal worked out with Brees?

    It will be interesting to see how BB reacts to this in regards to the #3 QB position. BB usually brings in a guy who can mimic a majority of the QBs the Pats will be facing during the year.
     
  18. smg93

    smg93 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

    #54 Jersey

    Yup, exactly.
     
  19. PromisedLand

    PromisedLand Virtual Internet Person

    Culpepper without Randy Moss and with a bad knee does not strike fear in my heart. IMHO, Moss and his ability to buy time with his scrambling ability are the only reasons this guy was ever a Pro Bowler.
     
  20. Am I the only one who thinks Drew Brees isn't that great? There is a reason that he was let go.
     

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