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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.

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

Do you ever get tired of being wrong?

2 minutes ago, SP_21 said:

I think it's awesome! Definitely better than just Roger up there


Also if it was Roger all the time, it would just be booing all the time

Plus, I loved seeing Addai

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5 minutes ago, New Zealands #1 Colts Fan said:

nice story about connor williams

That's my favorite story of Day 2 so far. The camera stayed on him, and how about that emotion? It must be a dream to be from Texas, play college football at UT, then get picked by the hometown Cowboys? You get to play professional football near your family and friends??


I wanted him here in Indy, but just saying... that must be a dream for Connor. Good for him.

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Just now, dgambill said:

I ain’t going to lie...never heard of him. Lol


The Vikes liked Turay a lot. We did the Colts Forum Mock Draft here. I selected him in the 3rd round for the Vikes.

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Turay has ability and potential,but I like to get starters in the first two rounds and I do not see him as a starter right away.


Hopefully Robert Mathis works with him extensively and he can be a pass rush specialist for us in year 1.

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9 minutes ago, NFLfan said:


The Vikes liked Turay a lot. We did the Colts Forum Mock Draft here. I selected him in the 3rd round for the Vikes.

Gotta admit...only Rutgers game I remember was against IU. We won like 40-0....I couldn’t imagine anyone on that defense NFL worthy.  Guess I was wrong lol.

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Kemoko seems like a boom or bust type of player. Time will tell how he works out but he has a lot of talent.


One for sure...Ballard is proving he is serious about building this team around the offensive and defensive lines. Some GMs say it but they don't follow through on it. Ballard is certainly following through with it.

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6 minutes ago, aaron11 said:

afraid thats his age.  his birthday is right before the season 


I don't think that it his really his age. He is also listed at 6'9 which I don't think is accurate.


There was a Darius Leonard who played college basketball at Wake Forest a few years ago. He is 6'9 and probably around 27. I think the internet is somehow getting that Darius Leonard mixed up with the Darius Leonard the Colts drafted.

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1 minute ago, Kirie89 said:


He is not that old. It’s a basketball player with the same name that’s 26.

Thanks....but if an unheard of basketball player is higher up in google then you...also a warning sign perhaps lol. Just kidding!

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17 minutes ago, aaron11 said:

leonard will be 27 when the season starts...


probably will be our will.  supposedly fast, but ran a disappointing 40 

There is no way Leonard is 27. That would have been talked about a lot more. 


And I'm not worried about his 40 time because he plays a lot faster, has good instincts, and makes tackles in the back field a lot more than other linebacker prospects do. 

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