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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Pink View Post
    Yeah look at the difference at who the QB is.

    Ertz has the same amount of catches while having a guy behind center who is a few levels below Josh Allen.
    Would you then dump Knox? The Bills seem like they only wanted 1 pass catching TE as they cut Hollister.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by mightysimi View Post
    Would you then dump Knox? The Bills seem like they only wanted 1 pass catching TE as they cut Hollister.
    I'm not saying to dump him.

    Ertz would be an upgrade on him though.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Pink View Post
    I'm not saying to dump him.

    Ertz would be an upgrade on him though.
    Short to intermediate I am there with you. I don't think he has the wheels like Knox on the deeper stuff

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by mightysimi View Post
    Short to intermediate I am there with you. I don't think he has the wheels like Knox on the deeper stuff
    We shall see starting next week when he has a real QB throwing him the ball.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Pink View Post
    I'm not saying to dump him.

    Ertz would be an upgrade on him though.
    too much money so he was never an option.
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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    I would have traded Wildgoose for a bottle of Wild Turkey.
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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Pink View Post
    We shall see starting next week when he has a real QB throwing him the ball.
    the season is early. Knox might end up stinking when teams clamp down on him.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Pink View Post
    I'm not saying to dump him.

    Ertz would be an upgrade on him though.
    Maybe...and just maybe for a year.

    Knox is looking like one of the foundations of a long term Bills offensive juggernaut....and still has room to progress.

    Ertz is at the end of his career with only degradation to look forward to.

    The "upgrade" would be minor at best and very transitory.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    I'm not even saying Ertz would be an upgrade. He'd be a top-5 TE2, a capable fill-in for injury, and help Knox get even better.

    Seems worth a 5th rd'er to me, but BFO knows more than me.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Oaf View Post
    I'm not even saying Ertz would be an upgrade. He'd be a top-5 TE2, a capable fill-in for injury, and help Knox get even better.

    Seems worth a 5th rd'er to me, but BFO knows more than me.
    $$$$$$$$$$$ kept us away.

    What message are you sending ..... is something else to consider.

    They got a player and a draft pick for him .... too much for my blood.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    The Bills have been very, very selective in their FA pick-ups. I think they'd much rather just develop their own talent and they've showed that. Diggs was different. That's a proven #1 option early on in his career. I don't think a guy like Ertz (high priced and aging with some injury concerns) is the kind of player this FO goes after. Normally we go after solid veterans with the right personality/character to fill in needed holes on FA. At this stage in the game though, we don't really have any holes.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Historian View Post
    I would have traded Wildgoose for a bottle of Wild Turkey.
    What about Grey Goose ?
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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Night Train View Post
    What about Grey Goose ?
    I go Tito's or Kettle One.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Night Train View Post
    What about Grey Goose ?
    Tastes like rubbing alcohol to me.

    You can have it.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Woodman View Post
    $$$$$$$$$$$ kept us away.

    What message are you sending ..... is something else to consider.

    They got a player and a draft pick for him .... too much for my blood.
    Yeah, that's fair. A restructure probably would've had to have been a requisite as well.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    And what did Knox do last night?

    A whole lot of nothing.

    You guys get enamored when a dude has one big game and think he's the next coming of whomever or makes a proven star expendable...or it makes him better than one of the best in the league at the position.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Pink View Post
    And what did Knox do last night?

    A whole lot of nothing.

    You guys get enamored when a dude has one big game and think he's the next coming of whomever or makes a proven star expendable...or it makes him better than one of the best in the league at the position.
    he had a broken hand when he passed the ball to convert the 2 pt. conversion.

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    Re: Would you have traded Wildgoose + 5th for Ertz today?

    Would've been great to make that move now.

    Knox's pass with a broken hand is legend. Would have been more a story had we won.

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