Long day for top pick

Long day for top pick

There are 11 comments on the South Florida Sun-Sentinel story from Sep 7, 2008, titled Long day for top pick. In it, South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that:

The Dolphins ' prized investment shook his head in dismay. GM Jeff Ireland cupped the back of that head and offered encouraging words.

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b-locatelli

AOL

#1 Sep 7, 2008
1-16 and counting
Uh Oh

Pompano Beach, FL

#2 Sep 7, 2008
Jake Long is a bust!
niner giner

Tallahassee, FL

#3 Sep 7, 2008
How'd Gholston do?
Hot Rod

United States

#4 Sep 7, 2008
Jake will be awesome. End of story
marino13

Normal, IL

#5 Sep 7, 2008
Hot Rod wrote:
Jake will be awesome. End of story
Finally some sense. I didn't think he performed that bad. When it was just a straight rush, he held his ground for the most part.
XJF

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#6 Sep 7, 2008
Long looks just terrible. Sad.

“Left Coast Fin Fan”

Since: Dec 06

San Diego, Calif.

#7 Sep 7, 2008
He's a smart player and he will learn on the job. He will get better each game.
Franco

AOL

#8 Sep 7, 2008
Time and experience will tell whether the Fins have the season in hand.
Pennington needs to sharpen his skills.
Exhibition season is OVER !
Evan Rowe

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#9 Sep 7, 2008
I am telling you, they need 3 more guys like him. Trade some players now and get more picks and pick more Longs for next year. This way, you won't win games even when the line solidifies, and you can pick up the key pieces on the cheap later on.

If you build evenly you run into the problem where your team is 10-6 all the time and after every 3 years you constantly lose players to the cap, i.e. the ones who do look good when you're going 10-6. If you only draft linemen, offense and defense, nobody really looks good, and then you can stockpile pieces year after year.
Ray from San Diego

El Cajon, CA

#10 Sep 8, 2008
Ken in San Diego wrote:
He's a smart player and he will learn on the job. He will get better each game.
Hey, Ken. I live out here in North Park. Had trouble watching the game out here at Mission Valley (Seau's) only had 2 Dolfans watchin, didn't even have a jersey or a cap. Do you know any Dolfan Bars around San Diego? Thanks, bro.
Carofinfan

Cincinnati, OH

#11 Sep 8, 2008
Uh Oh wrote:
Jake Long is a bust!
One f..n game man
what is your deal?

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