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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 11:49 am 
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Source is from Ben Volin on Twitter. Link is not working, but it's legitimate. Check his Twitter feed,

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 11:51 am 
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Wow do these guys overvalue themselves or what? Maybe it's the agents and/or both. Come back to MIA, prove you can still play and see what happens.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 11:52 am 
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Maybe sign him to a one year deal too?

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 11:53 am 
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rodneyfaile wrote:
Maybe sign him to a one year deal too?


That would be one big slice of humble pie


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 11:57 am 
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Makchell wrote:
Wow do these guys overvalue themselves or what? Maybe it's the agents and/or both. Come back to MIA, prove you can still play and see what happens.


Classic example of a guy working the system.

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 12:04 pm 
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Dolphins beat the rams last year. So glad we ended up with Philbin instead of jeff fisher and his 1970's cop/porn mustache.
If I remember correctly, Tannehill had a great game, and the only bright spot for the rams was Brandon Gibson. I would love it if we signed Gibson.

I would love to keep Long, but not at a huge price. I am concerned about his durability.

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 12:18 pm 
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I would have no issue with the Dolphins signing Long to a one or two year deal for a reasonable amount of money. But no way do I give the guy anything close to $10M and no way do I give the guy anything over three years. He's just too much of a risk at this point.

Here is the deal I'd offer Long:
1 year $8M ($4M guaranteed)
2 years $14M ($7M guaranteed)

If Long stays healthy, he gets all of the $8M or $14M. But if he doesn't play at least 15 games each season, he gets half.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 4:07 pm 
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rodneyfaile wrote:
Dolphins beat the rams last year. So glad we ended up with Philbin instead of jeff fisher and his 1970's cop/porn mustache.
If I remember correctly, Tannehill had a great game, and the only bright spot for the rams was Brandon Gibson. I would love it if we signed Gibson.

I would love to keep Long, but not at a huge price. I am concerned about his durability.


Poor rams! Lol

Gibson played well against the Dolphins last year. Can't wait to see this team on the field.

Hey Long, better think twice!

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:50 pm 
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Long may never get back to what he used to be. He just blew his chance of a big payday, and if no one else wants him, he will come back to Miami on Miami's terms. Great strategy by Jeff Ireland on this one.

And if Miami uses up the rest of their cap by signing other guys, Jake may find himself out of work.

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