Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 25

Thread: The Future is now. Sign These FA

    Bookmark and Share
  1. #1
    Starter JollyRob68's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    My Mood

    The Future is now. Sign These FA

    Heres my thoughts and I'm jumping in the deep end.

    The Steelers need to bring in for Saturday Elvis Dumervil, Darius Heyward Bey & Michael Huff and Sign them now. Elvis replaces james, Darius replaces Wallace & Huff can replace Ike Taylor or Ryan Clark.
    Cut Ike Taylor & Ryan Clark and use that money to sign them. If Sanders leaves enjoy the 3rd round pick.
    But get it done now. Not as a reaction to New England talking to Sanders but as a chance to add Legit replacements to the team while replacing aging Vets.
    Denver messed up with Dumervil so take advantage.
    The Future is Now and the Steelers have a chance to stay in the hunt with Legit upgrades.

  2. #2
    Veteran SuperSteelers's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Lost Wages, Nevada
    My Mood
    I would prefer the Steelers build their team through the draft and let the young guys play. I don't mind 2 or 3 down years to build a dominate team for many years.

    EDIT: I'm just not sure if Ben will be around to see that happen.
    Last edited by SuperSteelers; 03-15-2013 at 06:43 PM.

  3. #3
    Draft Pick
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Naples, Fl
    My Mood
    Makes WAY to much sense for us to do it....

    Also, if we cut Ike/Clark I don't think that we would get the full cap relief until June 1. Dumervil is going to cost a bit. I am going to go out on a limb, and bet that NE offers him 6-7 million this year.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Dumervil will get huge dollars. He AGREED to an $8 MILLION paycut.

    Only a SNAFU got him waived.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    And where is all this cap space going to appear from?

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Penn State University
    Quote Originally Posted by Crash View Post
    Dumervil will get huge dollars. He AGREED to an $8 MILLION paycut.

    Only a SNAFU got him waived.
    $4 mil pay cut. $12 mil to $8 mil.

  7. #7
    @CoachZach_ Zachintosh66's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Toledo, Oh
    My Mood

    My Social Networks

    Follow Zachintosh66 On Twitter Add Zachintosh66 on Facebook Add Zachintosh66 on Google+ Add Zachintosh66 on Linkedin Visit Zachintosh66's Youtube Channel
    DHB is garbage
    - Zachintosh66 (SCM 1135)

    2013 Record: 7-1. (TW 27-6 Rams) (TW 28-0 Raptors) (TW 33-12 Thunder) (TW 7-21 Seminoles) (TW 39-32 Cougars) (TW 23-15 Stealth) (TW 58-8 Force) (TW 31-28 Fury)

    [ T-Wolves Web | T-Wolves FB | My Xbox Live: zachintosh66 ]

  8. #8
    Da Film Crew Mike Tomlin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    I agree with signing Huff maybe even Heyward-Bey but why cut Ike and Clark? Hell since Clark signed his contract he has actually gotten better and Ike still locks down other teams #1. As far as a pass rusher I think the Harrison release will make Woodley be dominate again because theres no one he can fall back on, plus we'll have to find one in the draft because anybody else will command too much money.
    C:\Documents and Settings\Owner.NASHA\My Documents\My Pictures\steelers-logan%20large.jpg

  9. #9
    Draft Pick
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Gayvens Country
    With what money? We cant sign big name players because they demand big time money. Id rather clark and ike stay. The team keeps resigning bums and throwin money at bums like colon then gotta get rid of them and eat dead money

  10. #10
    Draft Pick terrible.towel43's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    I hate when Arm-chair GM's think that signing a bunch of soon to be overpaid FA's is the answer to our problems. Especially when we have absolutely 0 cap space to make these moves

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Steelers Sign Ten to Reserve/Future Contracts
    By Zachintosh66 in forum Steelers Talk
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 01-19-2012, 09:19 AM
  2. Steelers sign three reserve/future contracts
    By coldrolled in forum Steelers Talk
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 01-11-2011, 03:41 PM
  3. Looking to the future already
    By Captcoolhand in forum Steelers Talk
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 07-27-2007, 02:35 AM

Posting Permissions

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