| Pelicans Talk|| re: Greg Stiemsma getting hit it the face - Fleur de Diable on 3/8/14 at 6:13 pm|
[quote]he's on our team. he may suck but he isn't a piece of shite. why would you be excited the dude got hit by a piece of shit? I despise Gordon but i'd still be fricking pissed if he got punched during a game.[/quote]
This times a million. But c'mon Fear, you can't use reason with the village i...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Pelicans ESPN Insider help - Fleur de Diable on 3/4/14 at 5:14 pm|
[quote]they will be a [b]pretty good [/b] team.[/quote]
He knows what's up....
| Pelicans Talk|| re: New Commish wants 2 and Through instead of One and Done - Fleur de Diable on 3/3/14 at 12:36 pm|
As long as they don't come back in a few years and make it 3 and free or 4 and no more....
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Tyreke Needs Shooters - Fleur de Diable on 2/26/14 at 11:23 am|
[quote]"Monty needs to watch tape of [b]Crawford[/b] and Allen[/quote]
Watching Jamal will help Morrow get his handles? Because that's how Jamal gets most of his shots....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: WR Draft History - Fleur de Diable on 2/24/14 at 3:56 pm|
[quote]What it comes down to as always is what the coaches think about a particular prospect.[/quote]
Ding Ding Ding. ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: WR Draft History - Fleur de Diable on 2/24/14 at 3:01 pm|
[quote]A great WR is one that can make an average QB better. A great QB can turn average receivers into above average receivers. [/quote]
This is a solid point. It's just with the samples provided in the OP, the majority of the non-first rounders were players who went to play with above average ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: WR Draft History - Fleur de Diable on 2/24/14 at 2:54 pm|
[quote]You mean like Pro Bowl & All Pro rookie Cordarrelle Patterson?[/quote]
Yea, bc he was a pro-bowl/all-pro as a wide receiver? Oh wait, he wasn't. You're grasping. If we were to act according to your logic, we should never draft a wr in the first round, because the percentages say it won'...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: WR Draft History - Fleur de Diable on 2/24/14 at 1:02 pm|
[quote]With that argument, meachem should've done extremely well because he went to us[/quote]
Reading comprehension, I said it's one of the bigger factors, not the only one. One of the other was just highlighted above, what type of offense they've come from in college. Do you think Kenny Stills ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: WR Draft History - Fleur de Diable on 2/24/14 at 12:25 pm|
[quote]WRs are risky bizness[/quote]
While this may be true, I tend to see one of the bigger factors separating the successful guys you listed from the disappointments you listed is the team who drafted them. Does Keenan Allen do as well if he's drafted by STL and has Keller throwing passes to h...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Fake Trades by Grantland - Fleur de Diable on 2/19/14 at 1:36 pm|
[quote] Even if Gordon were a better fit than Monroe, they should be able to get more value from Monroe than Gordon.[/quote]
Yea, I would tend to agree. But, if something like this could be pulled off.... :nana: :nana:...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Fake Trades by Grantland - Fleur de Diable on 2/19/14 at 12:56 pm|
[quote]I really can't believe how many people not tied to Detroit seem to think Gordon for Monroe is a fair swap[/quote]
So you feel like Detroit would be getting the short end of the stick?...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Louisiana WRs in '15 - Fleur de Diable on 2/19/14 at 12:53 pm|
[quote]Rivals shows an offer, but 247 doesn't.[/quote]
Wow. Who knows then I guess.
Any love for Jaquel Gant, or is he a back-up plan type of guy?...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Louisiana WRs in '15 - Fleur de Diable on 2/19/14 at 12:44 pm|
[quote] I'll say Chatman, Morgan, and Charlot don't get offers unless things fall through with the others [/quote]
Doesn't Stanley Morgan already have an offer?
EDIT: Nvmd just checked, don't know why I thought that....
| Pelicans Talk|| Fake Trades by Grantland - Fleur de Diable on 2/19/14 at 12:42 pm|
[link=(http://grantland.com/the-triangle/this-trade-is-successful-fake-trades-to-pass-the-time-until-the-deadline/)]Bye Bye Gordon[/link]
Gordon to Detroit. Rodney Stuckey and Sacramento's 2016 2nd round pick(owned by Pels) to the Jazz. Greg Monroe and Richard Jefferson to the Pels.
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Huge news regarding Terry Beckner - Fleur de Diable on 2/19/14 at 11:35 am|
Was just curious, my dude....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Huge news regarding Terry Beckner - Fleur de Diable on 2/19/14 at 10:23 am|
[quote]His coach named his top-3, not him[/quote]
So the coach usurped the kid and just named it for him?...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Louisiana Targets getting noticed via 247 sports - Fleur de Diable on 2/18/14 at 5:14 pm|
[quote]dropped 30 spots[/quote]
[quote]dropped 38 spots[/quote]
I'm not saying I agree with it, but it's not as much them dropping as it probably is other players jumping them. Other people, who they feel weren't appropriately rated before, much like a Derrick Dillon. ...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: The Jrue Holiday Solution - Fleur de Diable on 2/12/14 at 11:22 am|
[quote]he has a max contract, all we heard was he could fall out of bed and give us 20 a night....well i'm still waiting on that[/quote]
So be mad at who gave him the max contract or at yourself for allowing your expectations to remain so high after a guy could barely play for two consecutive yea...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Tyron Johnson 2013 highlights - Fleur de Diable on 2/8/14 at 12:11 pm|
[quote] it is a system and NFL folks do realize that[/quote]
Which is exactly why Manziel and Evans might go undrafted right? ...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Davis selected as injury replacement for All-Star game - Fleur de Diable on 2/7/14 at 2:55 pm|
:pimp: :pimp: :pimp:...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: OL - 2015 (Here comes the Big Uglies) - Fleur de Diable on 2/6/14 at 3:12 pm|
Is Magee related to Terrance? I see that he's from Franklinton as well....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Comparing 09 class to this one. - Fleur de Diable on 2/5/14 at 10:13 pm|
Stopped reading there. ...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: LSU may be making move on Texas commits. - Fleur de Diable on 2/2/14 at 1:06 pm|
[quote]He said he [b]started a few games if freshman year[/b] but that he tore his quad.[/quote]
Is everyone conveniently forgetting that Fanaika did not arrive on to our campus until January 2013? He was a Juco transfer, so what games did he start for us his freshman year? ...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: The Improving Game of Austin Rivers - Fleur de Diable on 1/31/14 at 1:33 pm|
Thanks for the link.
Also, anybody feel that the game is becoming less fast for him?...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Davis out tonight - Fleur de Diable on 1/29/14 at 7:37 pm|
[quote]the eight seed is 26-20...it's a long shot, but why give up on that? [/quote]
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Davis out tonight - Fleur de Diable on 1/29/14 at 7:28 pm|
[quote]But to rush back players from injury?[/quote]
I was not advocating rushing him back, I'm saying don't hold him out an inordinate amount of time with the subtext being, "hey, we might lose some games" and be in contention for a draft pick. n
What would be accomplished? Most of the guys...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Davis out tonight - Fleur de Diable on 1/29/14 at 6:17 pm|
[quote]I disagree...playing well and getting back to .500 near the all-star break with a very real possibility of bringing Jrue Holiday back...we can make it interesting.[/quote]
Exactly. These guys need to play(read as: learn) to win. We aren't magically going to jump from nothing to top seed. ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Anthony Davis circle jerk - Fleur de Diable on 1/29/14 at 4:09 pm|
Hope the coaches voted accordingly
[quote]He's averaging the mythical 20 points and 10 rebounds per game in his second year in the NBA, joining Kevin Love, LaMarcus Aldri...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: Pelicans Talk Fantasy Basketball League, Year 3 - Fleur de Diable on 1/26/14 at 9:32 pm|
So espn has the wrong numbers up for us all in terms of starts? I'm going to lose either way this week, but I just wanted to make sure....
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Monty should be fired after this game - Fleur de Diable on 1/24/14 at 9:02 pm|
[quote]inexcusable to ...[/quote]
not let the tank roll on. What's Monty's problem?!? Sack him!