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Woof.

 

Total overreaction to Luck being out last year. Plenty of OL talent in round 2. Same can't be said for ILB.

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Ugh... How underwhelming.  He will be a good player but so much opportunity cost wasted. 

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I was really hoping for Smith, but I can deal with Nelson. At least the OL should be much better this season.

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Hell yes! My number one want.. start protecting your QB. Nelson is a day one starter and one of the best guards in the league!

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Just now, Coltsman1788 said:

Welcome to Indy Quenton.  Protect 12.  Nice pick.

Cant lose with this guy.......we all called it..Chubb or Nelson..

Somewhere..Andrew Luck is smiling

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Wow.  Last year CB picks an overrated safety, now this year an overrated G.  Ballard is worse than Grigson.

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1 minute ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Yes Sir! Very happy! I am sure Andrew is happy! :thmup::rock:

 

What did I tell ya?! I like this pick very much for the Colts. Congrats!!

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Just now, TheNextGM said:

Hell yes! My number one want.. start protecting your QB. Nelson is a day one starter and one of the best guards in the league!

The best player in the draft.......

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1 minute ago, bluebombers87 said:

Smart choice. This kids a lock. Barring injuries he should be an anchor on a rebuilt line.

You just jinxed us.  Kid will now go down in camp, lol.

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I like Nelson...I just liked Chubb more...but it’s ok...just work some magic Bradley and find us a pass rusher and LB now.

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1 minute ago, P'Son said:

terrible pick.  Too high for that guy.

Nonsense. Some have him as the best player in the draft.

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You know the phone was ringing and we likely turned down a good offer to pick a guard ....

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The Bills just traded to the Bucs spot. I guess we really wanted Nelson and didn't think he would make it to 12.

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1 minute ago, DougDew said:

Wow.  Last year CB picks an overrated safety, now this year an overrated G.  Ballard is worse than Grigson.

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2 minutes ago, dgambill said:

So instantly those 3 second round picks go defense now???

 

I think so. Unless a stud RB is there.

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Yeah he was my 2nd choice in this Draft. I wanted Barkley 1st then Nelson 2nd, Chubb would've been my 3rd choice. Time to build a wall around Andrew and open up holes for our RB's. Great pick by Indy. Haters can hate all they want, this is a sure/safe/much needed Great pick!

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2 minutes ago, DougDew said:

Wow.  Last year CB picks an overrated safety, now this year an overrated G.  Ballard is worse than Grigson.

Hey Ryan Grigson, what's it feel like to be fired by the Browns?

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2 minutes ago, BCoop said:

Woof.

 

Total overreaction to Luck being out last year. Plenty of OL talent in round 2. Same can't be said for ILB.

No,.,.this guy dominates.....and we have him for 5 years...low cost

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2 minutes ago, Zoltan said:

Don't like the pick also

Why Not?

It covers a massive need the biggest actually 

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Quenton brings a much needed nasty streak with him.  Hopefully we get a really good RB this draft because this guy will open up some running room.

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This dude comes in as a rookie as one of the best guards in the league. What part of build from the lines out didn't you get? Love the pick! 

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Poor Perspective guys, we took our #3 and got Nelson and 3 2nd Round picks you are crazy if you don't think that is outstanding value.

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