Welcome to FinHeaven Fans Forums! We're glad to have you here. Please feel free to browse the forum. We'd like to invite you to join our community



VIP Members don't see these ads. Join VIP Now

View Poll Results: Which TE would you prefer?

Voters
172. You may not vote on this poll
  • Anthony Fasano

    20 11.63%
  • Dustin Keller

    34 19.77%
  • Jared Cook

    79 45.93%
  • JerMichael Finley

    39 22.67%
Page 2 of 7 FirstFirst 123456 ... LastLast
Results 11 to 20 of 67

Thread: Which TE would you want next year?

  1. -11
    finfanaz's Avatar
    Pro Bowler
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Dec 2010
    Posts:
    1,047
    vCash:
    6872
    Loc:
    Tempe, AZ
    Cook is a real talent. This is an easy choice.

    Edit: Fasano should be kept on the team obviously, I'm a fan of his. He contributes in blocking and can surprise people with a catch or two. Not every TE on the team needs to be some elite pass catcher with speed.

    Fin fan till' the coffin slams!
    Quote Quote  

  2. -12
    Zounds's Avatar
    Hall Of Famer
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jan 2005
    Posts:
    8,143
    vCash:
    27887
    Loc:
    Orlando
    1972 Dolphins Logo
    Quote Originally Posted by chrispepper View Post
    I cant see us drafting another tight end, we'll probably pick up a vet in free agency. Im all for Cook or Keller.
    Why not? Indy drafted 2 TE's in the first 3 rounds last year and its worked out well. Dallas spent a high pick on Fasano when they had a pro-bowler in Jason Witten. Just because we drafted a TE in the 3rd round last year doesnt mean we can't this year.
    Last edited by Zounds; 12-28-2012 at 11:58 AM. Reason: speeliing
    Quote Quote  

  3. -13
    Danny's Avatar
    FinHeaven VIP
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Apr 2003
    Posts:
    12,846
    vCash:
    31036
    Loc:
    Kissimmee,FL
    Cook but wouldn't maind Keller. But drafting one is an option too of course.

    Ozzy rules!!
    Quote Quote  

  4. -14
    jamvinny's Avatar
    Starter
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jul 2010
    Posts:
    197
    vCash:
    1124
    Quote Originally Posted by Vaark View Post
    Tyler Eifert. On paper Keller looks attractive but haven't there been durability issues with him each year? And reading the jest boards, there's a large contingent who think he's sort of Ginn-esque when it comes to contact. Let's draft our own relatively cheaply vs the hired guns, retain competent Fasano and control the cap, IMO
    Not for the first time I'm with Sir Vaark on this one. I think at our draft position range we will be able to get Eifert. Its a position of need, Eifert is ranked best in this year's TE class and he is talented. Talent must be the mantra this offseason.
    Quote Quote  

  5. -15
    Digital's Avatar
    Starter
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Feb 2008
    Posts:
    3,991
    vCash:
    44935
    Tyler Eifert or Zach Ertz. Resign Fasano and draft a feature TE. None of the FA TE's really interest me.

    Lots of physical ability without production. IMHO, TE's need to be reliable and consistently catch the ball on third down and create size mismatches and catch it in the red zone. None of those FA TE's consistently catch the ball and most of them are shorter than 6'5 so aren't dominant red zone mismatches.

    I recognize that we need a seam threat, and some of those guys do provide that. But, until they prove the reliable hands and uncoverable mismatches in the red zone I'm simply not interested.

    Give me Eifert or Ertz. Otherwise, just stick with Fasano.
    Quote Quote  

  6. -16
    Buff's Avatar
    From a galaxy far far away....
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jan 2008
    Posts:
    2,097
    vCash:
    6950
    Loc:
    Sydney Australia
    Cook or Keller. Wouldnt mind Delanie Walker from the 9ers either. I think he is a FA.
    I RESPECT EVERYONES POINT OF VIEW & OPINION....REGARDLESS OF HOW WRONG THEY ARE

    Quote Quote  

  7. -17
    DolfanDuBbZ~'s Avatar
    Avoid the 'Noid
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Nov 2008
    Posts:
    6,028
    vCash:
    43001
    Quote Originally Posted by Digital View Post
    Tyler Eifert or Zach Ertz. Resign Fasano and draft a feature TE. None of the FA TE's really interest me.

    Lots of physical ability without production. IMHO, TE's need to be reliable and consistently catch the ball on third down and create size mismatches and catch it in the red zone. None of those FA TE's consistently catch the ball and most of them are shorter than 6'5 so aren't dominant red zone mismatches.

    I recognize that we need a seam threat, and some of those guys do provide that. But, until they prove the reliable hands and uncoverable mismatches in the red zone I'm simply not interested.

    Give me Eifert or Ertz. Otherwise, just stick with Fasano.

    You described what a real TE is, then go on to say you would stick with the complete opposite of what you described.

    Fasano isn't a starting TE that matters. People want to get past the corn fed nature of the previous CS, well Fasano is in the same mold. This is the only fan base that would be happy with such a mediocre player. Nothing new really, people here were all for retaining Channing Chowder. Eventually, you have to bring in real talent to get over the .500 hump.

    ---------- Post added at 11:40 AM ---------- Previous post was at 11:38 AM ----------

    Also I would make a run at both Cook and Keller. Give me one of those guys and a draft pick, and you should see a more dynamic offense. Tannehill was hamstrung working with the likes of Fasano. Give him a real seam threat and a true mismatch against DEFs, and see the young guy blossom.
    Quote Quote  

  8. -18
    Rookie
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Apr 2007
    Posts:
    275
    vCash:
    1372
    FA Cook and draft Eifert/Ertz/Fauria (bye Fasano), Clay and Egnew.
    Quote Quote  

  9. -19
    Waterlogged
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Aug 2005
    Posts:
    15,872
    vCash:
    58817
    Personally, I think the Ertz kid from Stanford is going to be a real weapon in the NFL passing game.
    Quote Quote  

  10. -20
    WaxOn WaxOff's Avatar
    Starter
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Apr 2005
    Posts:
    1,503
    vCash:
    6096
    Keller has had 3 years of a garbage tosser throwing to him. I'd take a chance that with a REAL QB he might actually be able to produce. Don't want Fasano or Finley. I am on board for drafting a TE AND signing Keller.
    Quote Quote  

Similar Threads

  1. Bills Officially Hire - Rex Ryan HC - 5 Year Deal - $5.5/Year
    By MRojas4 in forum Beasts of the AFC East
    Replies: 85
    Last Post: 01-13-2015, 10:06 PM
  2. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-15-2013, 05:24 PM
  3. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 03-19-2012, 02:05 PM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-14-2010, 04:35 PM
  5. Replies: 47
    Last Post: 11-13-2005, 07:24 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •