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Colts Sign Jabaal Sheard (Merged)

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saw it in the Jabaal Sheard thread, per Shefty.

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Just now, PeterBowman said:

saw it in the Jabaal Sheard thread, per Shefty.

Quick brother lol

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another guy who knows how to win

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LOL... like 6 posts went up on this within about 3 seconds

 

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3 minutes ago, PrincetonTiger said:

Whew

Yeah. Does this mean that corner and ILB are the two positions we are looking at in the draft most? 

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1 minute ago, dw49 said:

LOL... like 6 posts went up on this within about 3 seconds

 

Everyone was waiting for this lol. Great stuff 

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Colts seem to be getting a bit more hard nosed on the edges.

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Can anyone tell me if the Colts signed Sheard? I only see 5 threads on it and want to be sure haha 

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2 minutes ago, Colts1324 said:

Yeah. Does this mean that corner and ILB are the two positions we are looking at in the draft most? 

 

I think every defensive position is on the table to draft, and all defensive positions are on the table In every round. 

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3 minutes ago, Colts1324 said:

Yeah. Does this mean that corner and ILB are the two positions we are looking at in the draft most? 

It could be unless there is another signing out there

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Great news! Starting to come together a bit. Can we still get Hightower, or did the Pats re-sign him?

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3 minutes ago, BPindy said:

Can anyone tell me if the Colts signed Sheard? I only see 5 threads on it and want to be sure haha 

 

Thought you were exaggerating how many threads until I checked. LOL

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1 minute ago, Jared Cisneros said:

Great news! Starting to come together a bit. Can we still get Hightower, or did the Pats re-sign him?

not yet, but they are trying to

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6 minutes ago, Colts1324 said:

Yeah. Does this mean that corner and ILB are the two positions we are looking at in the draft most? 

We still need a pass-rusher. 13 sacks and two years ain't that great

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Rap sheet seemed shocked on what we gave sheard 3 yrs 25.5 mil with 12.5 million guaranteed

 

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Just now, neug3246 said:

Rap sheet seemed shocked on what we gave sheard 3 yrs 25.5 mil with 12.5 million guaranteed

 

It seems like a bit of an overpay, but that's the market in FA.

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Just now, neug3246 said:

Rap sheet seemed shocked on what we gave sheard 3 yrs 25.5 mil with 12.5 million guaranteed

 

Well he's not really exactly a Cornerstone type of player. He's good but we're still pass rush deficient.

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13 minutes ago, GoDeep said:

We have a LB core now!

Not too bad.  In the context of the past two signings along with, hopefully, a pass rusher in the first, even Mingo makes some sense.  Unlike with Grigson, you can sense some sort of plan.

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1 minute ago, neug3246 said:

Rap sheet seemed shocked on what we gave sheard 3 yrs 25.5 mil with 12.5 million guaranteed

 

That's quite a bit of money for someone who only had 5 sacks last year

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No this has nothing to do with the draft, I like the move, but we'll still go EDGE in round 1. We have to. Sheard/Simon/Tim Williams would be solid plus Mingo and a 2nd or 3rd round EDGE rusher

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2 minutes ago, neug3246 said:

Rap sheet seemed shocked on what we gave sheard 3 yrs 25.5 mil with 12.5 million guaranteed

 

 

When you are as bad rushing the passer as we are; you have to throw everything at the board and hope something sticks.

 

We are not done. Wouldn't surprise me one bit if our first two picks were still outside linebackers. 

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Sheard was a stud in NE year before this one. He had some issues with the staff, etc. He could come in and ball for us and put up 9-10 sacks IMO

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That's a lot of money....but he's a good player. No doubt they overpaid, but they've got some stop gappers now. Allows whoever they draft in the coming years to have some time to develop. 

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so the last 2 lb signings are both tough against the run AND can rush the passer......if Langford and Henry Anderson are back to normal next year the front 4-5 could be pretty stout....just need to solidify the NT.

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Now sign Hightower, Levy, and Claiborne. Draft Takk McKinley, Taco Charlton, or Tim Williams in RD1 now and we'll be set. Levy and Claiborne could be had on 1 year deals.

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6 minutes ago, OffensivelyPC said:

We still need a pass-rusher. 13 sacks and two years ain't that great

I think we take one in the Draft with our 15.

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2 minutes ago, 21isSuperman said:

That's quite a bit of money for someone who only had 5 sacks last year

 

It is but there's just so much money chasing the talent this year. If you want to sign a top 30 guy , you need to overpay . 12 million $ guards were a pipe dream 10 hours ago.

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