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I hate to say it we are better with Doyle getting more touches. Ebron hurt this team this year.

 

 

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IMHO this is good news, depending on the salary numbers of course. Doyle is a good all-around TE, and also he rules lol.

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13 minutes ago, Chloe6124 said:

I hate to say it we are better with Doyle getting more touches. Ebron hurt this team this year.

 

 

Ebron didn’t hurt this team. Not any more than anyone else. And Doyle has had some big time drops as well. 

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I would think with AC staying healthy this year and having one of his best years we will see him re-signed here soon. His context will probably be a lot of money. 

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2 minutes ago, csmopar said:

Ebron didn’t hurt this team. Not any more than anyone else. And Doyle has had some big time drops as well. 

We are better this year with Doyle getting more touches period.  Ebron was playing like crap and couldn’t stay out of his own head. I would take 19 Doyle’s over one Ebron.

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30 minutes ago, Chloe6124 said:

This will keep him here until he retires.

 

 

Not smart but VERY smart!

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2 minutes ago, Chloe6124 said:

I would think with AC staying healthy this year and having one of his best years we will see him re-signed here soon. His context will probably be a lot of money. 

 

If I had to guess, 3 Year 40 mil

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4 minutes ago, csmopar said:

Probably will have little to no effect one way or the other. We have so much available cash, we can pretty much sign anyone 

AC contract is going to be huge. Don’t be surprised if they give Kelly the long term extension also. He has stayed healthy which is what we want to see. Both are going to be some of the highest paid players in the league at their positions.

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3 minutes ago, Chloe6124 said:

AC contract is going to be huge. Don’t be surprised if they give Kelly the long term extension also. He has stayed healthy which is what we want to see. Both are going to be some of the highest paid players in the league at their positions.

 

Kelly we already used the 5 year option. Hes signed til 2020 

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9 minutes ago, Chloe6124 said:

AC contract is going to be huge. Don’t be surprised if they give Kelly the long term extension also. He has stayed healthy which is what we want to see. Both are going to be some of the highest paid players in the league at their positions.

And we still have 100 mil plus whatever the cap increase is

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A bird in hand is definitely worth more than two in the bush. Reward the guy who has been a steady floor for you and the coaches know all about him in practices and all the dirty work he does on game day. Doyle has never been about stats, and if stats happen, they happen with him. He won't wow anyone in the gym but he will always be that steadying force you can count on. Like everyone, he has had his down moments but he has had far more steady moments than down ones, and that is why they love him.

 

Well deserved Jack!!!

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I think it’s pretty cool he has been such a good and steady player that he will have played mostly his entire career in the city he grew up.

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So we're going to let one of our best play makers in Ebron, walk. Sound like an excellent move. No offense to jack he's a good player but he is not the playmaker that Ebron is. Say what you want about him but he can't throw the ball to himself. The only thing that changed was his QB. 

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Just now, CantBeStopped said:

So we're going to let one of our best play makers in Ebron, walk. Sound like an excellent move. No offense to jack he's a good player but he is not the playmaker that Ebron is. Say what you want about him but he can't throw the ball to himself. The only thing that changed was his QB. 

No one from the Colts said anything about Ebron. We can sign him if we want. Doyle has nothing, nada to do with Ebron staying or going. We can easily afford both and need both 

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6 minutes ago, chad72 said:

A bird in hand is definitely worth more than two in the bush. Reward the guy who has been a steady floor for you and the coaches know all about him in practices and all the dirty work he does on game day. Doyle has never been about stats, and if stats happen, they happen with him. He won't wow anyone in the gym but he will always be that steadying force you can count on. Like everyone, he has had his down moments but he has had far more steady moments than down ones, and that is why they love him.

 

Well deserved Jack!!!

Correct me if I'm wrong, but he had 80 yards with Ebron out.  

 

He can have the stats if the Colts actually try to play him that way.

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1 minute ago, CantBeStopped said:

So we're going to let one of our best play makers in Ebron, walk. Sound like an excellent move. No offense to jack he's a good player but he is not the playmaker that Ebron is. Say what you want about him but he can't throw the ball to himself. The only thing that changed was his QB. 

Ebron has stone hands and is useless as a blocker. Glad he will be gone. 

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5 minutes ago, CantBeStopped said:

So we're going to let one of our best play makers in Ebron, walk. Sound like an excellent move. No offense to jack he's a good player but he is not the playmaker that Ebron is. Say what you want about him but he can't throw the ball to himself. The only thing that changed was his QB. 

 

Well, if he can catch it when it hits his hands, that sure would help. You have to catch the ball to make plays, did Ebron forget that while thinking about breaking Gronk's record for TDs? One good year got to his own head. History tells you that his turnaround last year was more of an outlier and he went back to his Lions days of dropping balls again.

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1 minute ago, Calmack said:

Ebron has stone hands and is useless as a blocker. Glad he will be gone. 

Nah he has a trash QB throwing the ball to him

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2 minutes ago, Calmack said:

Ebron has stone hands and is useless as a blocker. Glad he will be gone. 

Again pure speculation. 

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6 minutes ago, CantBeStopped said:

So we're going to let one of our best play makers in Ebron, walk. Sound like an excellent move. No offense to jack he's a good player but he is not the playmaker that Ebron is. Say what you want about him but he can't throw the ball to himself. The only thing that changed was his QB. 

What does signing Doyle have to do with Ebron?......…...…. Nothing. 

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2 minutes ago, CantBeStopped said:

Nah he has a trash QB throwing the ball to him

Even on passes thrown directly to him he had stone hands no thanks on a new contract for him.

15 minutes ago, dodsworth said:

Mr Steady locked up for 3 more years! :applause:

Hopefully he can stay healthy during that time.

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6 minutes ago, DougDew said:

Correct me if I'm wrong, but he had 80 yards with Ebron out.  

 

He can have the stats if the Colts actually try to play him that way.

Which is why Ebron hurt us this year. Doyle getting more targets might of helped the offense this year because Eric was to erratic.

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Just now, CantBeStopped said:

Nah he has a trash QB throwing the ball to him

To be fair, he had drop issues last year with Luck too. That said, I hope we keep him

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1 hour ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Ebron is gone IMO. This is a great move though because Doyle is a good TE.

 

This is a kick in the rear to Ebron, IMO. Jack deserves it. We are better when he's on the field. 

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46 minutes ago, DougDew said:

Correct me if I'm wrong, but he had 80 yards with Ebron out.  

 

He can have the stats if the Colts actually try to play him that way.

 

 It was great to see Doyle look like he can last Sunday. No Ebron freed up the offense. Jack can keep doing this for several more years. Yaaaa!

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