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    Okay, so in my Sports Illustrated that I received today, Peter King has his predictions for the 2011 NFL Draft. This may be on Sports Illustrated's website, but I'll go ahead and type it out for you

    Picks 1-16:


    1. Carolina Panthers


    Cam Newton, QB, Auburn

    2. Denver Broncos

    Marcell Dareus, DT, Alabama

    3. Buffalo Bills

    Von Miller, LB, Texas A&M

    4. Cincinnati Bengals

    Blaine Gabbert, QB, Missouri

    5. Arizona Cardinals

    A.J Green, WR, Georgia

    6. Cleveland Browns

    Julio Jones, WR, Alabama

    7. Houston Texans (Trade via San Francisco)

    Patrick Peterson, CB, LSU

    8. Tennessee Titans

    Nick Fairley, DT, Auburn

    9. Dallas Cowboys

    Tyron Smith, OT, USC

    10. Washington Redskins

    Robert Quinn, DE, North Carolina

    11. San Francisco 49ers (Trade via Houston)

    Prince Amukamara, CB, Nebraska

    12. Minnesota Vikings

    Jake Locker, QB, Washington

    13. Detroit Lions

    Da'Quan Bowers, DE, Clemson

    14. St. Louis Rams

    Corey Liuget, DT, Illinois

    15. Miami Dolphins


    Andy Dalton, QB, TCU

    16. Jacksonville Jaguars

    Ryan Kerrigan, DE, Purdue




    Picks 17-32 next
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    Picks 17-32:


    17. New England Patriots

    Mike Pouncey, G-C, Florida

    18. San Diego Chargers

    Cameron Jordan, DE, California

    19. New York Giants

    Anthony Castonzo, OT, Boston College

    20. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Aldon Smith, DE/OLB, Missouri

    21. Kansas City Chiefs

    Gabe Carimi, OT, Wisconsin

    22. Indianapolis Colts


    Nate Solder, OT, Colorado

    23. Philadelphia Eagles

    Danny Watkins, G, Baylor

    24. New Orleans Saints

    Adrian Clayborn, DE, Iowa

    25. Seattle Seahawks


    Marvin Austin, DT, North Carolina

    26. Baltimore Ravens

    Jimmy Smith, CB, Colorado

    27. Atlanta Falcons

    J.J Watt, DE, Wisconsin

    28. Tennessee Titans (Trade via New England)


    Christian Ponder, QB, Florida State

    29. Chicago Bears

    Derek Sherrod, OT, Mississippi State

    30. New York Jets

    Muhammad Wilkerson, DL, Temple

    31. Pittsburgh Steelers


    Brandon Harris, CB, Miami

    32. Green Bay Packers

    Cam Heyward, DE, Ohio State



    Peter King made some trades that haven't happened yet/may not happen, but based on that draft what are your guys' thoughts? What picks do you like/not like? I'm just curious now that we're basically a week from draft day what you guys are thinking.
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    I'm pretty sure I saw McShay had us picking Solder on SportsCenter yesterday. I didn't pay any attention to college football this year, and hence have paid no attention to the draft either. A good OT would be nice, but has Polian ever picked somebody that was mocked for us, besides Peyton of course?
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    I'm pretty sure I saw McShay had us picking Solder on SportsCenter yesterday. I didn't pay any attention to college football this year, and hence have paid no attention to the draft either. A good OT would be nice, but has Polian ever picked somebody that was mocked for us, besides Peyton of course?
    Walterfootball had us taking Bob Sanders in 2004 in the first round. Of course we traded down to get him. I have seen sites guess right before but its rare. Whats not rare is the position that is mock drafted for us is the actual position that we draft. (RB Maroney mocked we took Addai, Alex Brown mocked drafted we took Freeney, the year we took Edgerrin James many people had us taking Ricky Willams.)

    Those are just a few examples but I wouldn't be shocked if we took a OT because Charlie Johnson is a FA this year.

    I would much rather have Carimi than Solder though.

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    I'm pretty sure I saw McShay had us picking Solder on SportsCenter yesterday. I didn't pay any attention to college football this year, and hence have paid no attention to the draft either. A good OT would be nice, but has Polian ever picked somebody that was mocked for us, besides Peyton of course?
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    I would love to trade back, to a team needing and acquire two more picks. Jerry Hughes was a terrible pick last year. If we draft with our first round pick I would love to get Mark Ingram. I just hope the Colts are smart enough to resign Melvin "Silver" Bullett immediately.

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    1st I would say look at the internet for the most up-to-date mocks.

    2nd I thing LT and DT are the positions that everyone feels the Colts will take, with that being said they never take what everyone feels they should take.

    I actually could see them taking Mark Ingram and letting Addai go, and using Rhodes or Brown for 3rd down plays.

    Finally figure out what the key to being a good running back in the league is, some analysis said it and out of all the other things I have heard this one made the most sense.

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    If you look at all the great backs they have it, Payton, Saunders, Emmitt... that is something I think our backs lack, Rhodes has a little of it.

    Of course there are those bruising backs that did good as well but for most of the smaller backs that was the key to their success and Ingram def has that...

    But from what I am hearing all of those smoke screens were false and he will probably go fairly high, top 15.

    I don't think Jerry Hughes is a bust just yet from last year. But I could also see us grabbing a DE, or moving back and drafting a Safety, Aaron Williams or Guy from UCLA. I wonder if Jimmy Smith could play S as well.

    So excited for Thursday.

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    I actually could see them taking Mark Ingram and letting Addai go, and using Rhodes or Brown for 3rd down plays.

    Finally figure out what the key to being a good running back in the league is, some analysis said it and out of all the other things I have heard this one made the most sense.

    BEING ABLE TO MAKE A GUY MISS IN A SMALL SPACE.

    If you look at all the great backs they have it, Payton, Saunders, Emmitt... that is something I think our backs lack, Rhodes has a little of it.

    Of course there are those bruising backs that did good as well but for most of the smaller backs that was the key to their success and Ingram def has that...

    But from what I am hearing all of those smoke screens were false and he will probably go fairly high, top 15.

    I don't think Jerry Hughes is a bust just yet from last year. But I could also see us grabbing a DE, or moving back and drafting a Safety, Aaron Williams or Guy from UCLA. I wonder if Jimmy Smith could play S as well.

    So excited for Thursday.
    What makes a good running back in this league is having a good line that opens up a hole for you. This has always been the problem with the colts since Edge left.

    The Colts won't draft Ingram because of his pass protection plan and simple. He might be a good back but I highly doubt he is a Colt on Thursday.

    Trading back to get Derrick Sherrod seems like a good idea if the Colts are dead set on a OT in the first round.

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    Solder at 6'9 and Charles Johnson at 6'7 would be one big left side.
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    Personally, I would hate it if we draft Solder.

    The guy is absolutely not ready to play in the NFL this season. We need a line upgrade this year, not in 2 years when he might actually be ready to play.

    In the NFL, he'll get bull rushed and shoved backwards every play, which is what most teams did to him in college. He really on excelled against people who tried to run around him, which he was only good at because of his size.

    Granted, he can be a good player someday. But he needs a lot of work and needs to be coached up. We need to try and trade up for Castonzo or Carimi if we want to LT. Otherwise I think the Colts should try for Corey Liuget.
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    Personally, I would hate it if we draft Solder.

    The guy is absolutely not ready to play in the NFL this season. We need a line upgrade this year, not in 2 years when he might actually be ready to play.

    In the NFL, he'll get bull rushed and shoved backwards every play, which is what most teams did to him in college. He really on excelled against people who tried to run around him, which he was only good at because of his size.

    Granted, he can be a good player someday. But he needs a lot of work and needs to be coached up. We need to try and trade up for Castonzo or Carimi if we want to LT. Otherwise I think the Colts should try for Corey Liuget.
    I definitely feel the same concerning the OT. Castonzo or Carimi or address other concerns. I'm not really high on Luiget as some people, but I haven't seen a whole lot of him. I thought we needed a 1-tech, and isn't he a 3-tech DT?

    I don't think trading down is an option is it since the lockout is still going on? That would be the best option if an OT is not available.
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    I definitely feel the same concerning the OT. Castonzo or Carimi or address other concerns. I'm not really high on Luiget as some people, but I haven't seen a whole lot of him. I thought we needed a 1-tech, and isn't he a 3-tech DT?

    I don't think trading down is an option is it since the lockout is still going on? That would be the best option if an OT is not available.
    We can trade down, but only if it involves picks. Players can't be involved.

    And I'd love to have Carimi or Castonzo.

    As far as Liuget goes, he is a 3 tech DT but he's really good at eating blocks as well for a 3 tech. Granted, if we were to want a 1 tech I'd probably have to look at Phil Taylor from Baylor who's 6'3 340. Problem with him is that he has foot injuries, so that's a concern there. I'd personally take a shot on Liuget if Carimi and Castonzo are both gone because Liuget actually eats blocks better than some think, and he's a really good run stopper.

    If we still prefer OT if Carimi and Castonzo are gone, I'd rather go with Sherrod who is still the most solid of all the LT's. Probably the lowest upside in terms of being a superstar, but he's been by far the most consistent of any of the 5 OT's considered in the first round.
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    The Colts could use some help in a lot of places. I just hope whoever they draft is ready to play right away.

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    The Colts could use some help in a lot of places. I just hope whoever they draft is ready to play right away.
    Agreed.

    I'd hate if we draft Solder because it'd basically be a first round pick that won't show up for 2 or 3 years.

    We'd be better of with Sherrod at LT because he's as sold a LT as they get, and he could come in right away this season and do a great job, as well as let Charlie Johnson move back to G which he is actually good at.
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    I will cry if this is how the draft goes.

    Fairley to Tennessee and Kerrigan to New England, and Solder to us.

    I will weep uncontrollably for hours.
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    I will cry if this is how the draft goes.

    Fairley to Tennessee and Kerrigan to New England, and Solder to us.

    I will weep uncontrollably for hours.
    I agree.

    2 good players to division rivals while we'd be stuck with a kid who's not even NFL ready, and isn't a natural left tackle (See Charlie Johnson...)

    UGH, Polian better get us Castonzo, Carimi, or Sherrod, or at least get us a DT like Phil Taylor, Jurrell Casey, or Corey Liuget.

    Basically, anybody but Solder.
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    Dalton at 15: wtf

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    Gabe Carimi is gonna be a beast

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    Well, it's draft day and I have no idea where the Colts are headed for this pick. If I could lay out my preferences, it would be as follows:

    1. Gabe Carimi
    2. Anthony Castonzo
    3. Corey Liuget
    4. Derek Sherrod
    5. Nate Solder

    Honestly, I think Carimi is the best available. I personally believe he can play the left side, and if not he can move to the right side and still be successful. Regardless of which side, the guy is absolutely dominant and Polian loves his Big 10 ( or 11, or 12, or 13, or 14 or whatever they are...) players.
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    The Colts always take the best player available . Considering they were beat up all year at defensive back, I think Jimmy Smith will be the pick here.

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    Well, it's draft day and I have no idea where the Colts are headed for this pick. If I could lay out my preferences, it would be as follows:

    1. Gabe Carimi
    2. Anthony Castonzo
    3. Corey Liuget
    4. Derek Sherrod
    5. Nate Solder

    Honestly, I think Carimi is the best available. I personally believe he can play the left side, and if not he can move to the right side and still be successful. Regardless of which side, the guy is absolutely dominant and Polian loves his Big 10 ( or 11, or 12, or 13, or 14 or whatever they are...) players.
    My would be:
    1. Gabe Carimi
    2. Castonzo
    3. Solder
    4. Trade down an pick Sherrod in the first round

    Second round preference:
    1. Leshoure
    2. Jarvis Jenkins

    Latter round picks I wouldn't mind:
    Delone Carter RB
    DaRel Scott Maryland RB
    James Brewer OT IU

    Undrafted FA's
    Scooter Berry DT - He has to be tough if he lived with that name.


    Go Colts.

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    The Colts always take the best player available . Considering they were beat up all year at defensive back, I think Jimmy Smith will be the pick here.
    I was thinking of that possibility... the only thing is he is more of a man corner and we play more of a Zone scheme, and typically get corners in later rounds for that but that would be an interesting pick...

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    My would be:
    1. Gabe Carimi
    2. Castonzo
    3. Solder
    4. Trade down an pick Sherrod in the first round

    Second round preference:
    1. Leshoure
    2. Jarvis Jenkins

    Latter round picks I wouldn't mind:
    Delone Carter RB
    DaRel Scott Maryland RB
    James Brewer OT IU

    Undrafted FA's
    Scooter Berry DT - He has to be tough if he lived with that name.


    Go Colts.
    Didn't Jenks just get in trouble the other night for something, cant remember.

    Also undrafted FA's I would like to look at PU wideout Keith Smith, not sure if he will make the team or not but he has potential, if it wasn't for his injury this season I think he might have gotten drafted in the late rounds.

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    Didn't Jenks just get in trouble the other night for something, cant remember.

    Also undrafted FA's I would like to look at PU wideout Keith Smith, not sure if he will make the team or not but he has potential, if it wasn't for his injury this season I think he might have gotten drafted in the late rounds.
    I think you are thinking of Janoris Jenkins from the Gators.

    I think Polain will pass on a corner because we drafted Kevin Thomas last year. As far as I know he is healthy again and should compete for a spot this year.

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    I think you are thinking of Janoris Jenkins from the Gators.

    I think Polain will pass on a corner because we drafted Kevin Thomas last year. As far as I know he is healthy again and should compete for a spot this year.
    Yeah I am hoping that Kevin is healthy, he could play a big role for us

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    I hate the way Solder plays he dances instead of being physical. That isnt good if you are a oline man. I am hearing that the Titians might take Andy Dalton at 8 which is

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