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  1. JFace907

    JFace907 Ron F'n Swanson

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    You’ve seen over the years college football conferences hosting the coaches and athletic directors of their institution to answer questions for the media. Well here at TMFL we’d like to invite you owners to answer some questions for the media as well. Below are 5 questions about your team.

    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise? (For new owners: In what kind of shape did you acquire this organization?)
    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a -insert team name here-?
    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?
    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?
    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?
     
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  2. JFace907

    JFace907 Ron F'n Swanson

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise?
    Last season was my final year at the helm of the Cleveland Browns and it was a flippin roller coaster. A thrilling comeback victory to open the season followed by missed chance after missed chance. The season that hit its apex when we became the only team all season to take down the Baltimore Ravens. The switch to New Orleans then took place and I’m now ready to have fun with my new team!


    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a Saint?
    We start and end with Cory James. Cory has a deadly accurate arm and wheels to get him out of trouble when needed. They also can be used to make explosive plays out of something that is breaking down. On defense we rely on a stout linebacking core that actually saw two of its members come to New Orleans via trade in my early time in the front office. Alec Ogeltree, Sthephone Anthony, and Deantre Dawson are young and going to carry the defense for years to come.


    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?
    We had a STELLAR draft. I knew going into the draft that it was going to full of immediate playmakers with not much separation in the mix. This allowed us to trade the first overall pick to Mexico City and bring in the aforementioned Ogeltree as well as the number 10 overall pick. That 10th pick became cornerback Will “The Thrill” McNeil who is actually starting the season as our nickelback due to our depth at corner. With the first pick of the 2nd round we picked up the man largely believed to be the fastest player of the entire draft class in Denard Raymond. The wide out does lack a little polish in his routes, but WR coach Joe Horn began with him immediately and I’m expecting to see Raymond make big time contributions. I’m very optimistic about pass rushing specialist Manessah Bradley out of Penn State. Manny can’t even hit 250 dripping wet with a stomach full of mashed potatoes, but he is slicker than a greased pig making him darn near unblockable in known passing situations. He will never see the field when the threat of the run is present, but my oh my he is fun to watch when he attacks the QB.


    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?
    While we have two vets on defensive coming due in Sean Smith and Jarius Byrd, we have already let those two men know that this will be their last with the team. We are really focusing our attentions on Johnathan Lowe. The former Gator is ready to take the torch from Smith and become the man locking down #1 receivers. I hope to get him under contract for at least the next 4 seasons. Torrey Smith, Jeremy Lane, and Josh Hill will all be guys I hope to touch base with at season’s end to see if they want to make the move to Orlando with us.


    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?
    This will be an interesting year for sure as the division has seen at least one ownership change every season with two of them taking place this past offseason. Every owner builds their team differently and I think all the changes will ultimately lead to a new NFC South division champ. 1. Panthers 2. Saints 3. Buccaneers 4. Falcons
     
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  3. Cgreen214

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise? The previous season in Mexico City was one to forget. The Diablos tried to put a Band-Aid over the giant wound that they had at QB, by signing Mathew Stafford. The experiment failed miserably and Stafford was benched midway through the season. The Diablos finished the season with reliable, but still not the right medicine, Sean Mannion. The O-line was in disarray and coaches experimented with different guys all season and just couldn't stop the bleeding. The one bright spot on offense was rookie, Rasheem Scott, who showed he is an explosive playmaker. The defense was hot and cold all season. Its a unit that can rival any in the league, but checked out for most of last season. A lot of that could have to do with the inept offense and the defense staying on the field the majority of the game. The Diablo owner and GM came into this current offseason with a plan, so lets hope the moves pay off and are able to right the ship.

    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a Diablo?
    Offensively it has to be Todd Gurley. He has been the offensive work horse since the current owner took over. He runs powerful and can attack a defense on the outside as well between the tackles. The pride he takes in himself on and off the field is what separates him from the pack. He runs hard no matter the score and not matter the outlook of the season. He is a team captain and leader offensively for this team. On defense its LOLB Malcolm Banks. Ever since joining the team two seasons ago he has fueled this team with his relentless effort on every play. He is just as relentless in the weight room and its no coincidence that Banks lives in the opponents back field. He has the IQ and ability that always puts him around the ball and his work in the eight room enables him to push through blockers to make huge plays throughout the season. Two years in the league and he averages 23 tackles for a loss. To put this in perspective Aaron Donald has 52 career TFL and Banks has 46.

    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you’re the most excited? This past offseason was the most successful in the history of the organization. The first Goal for the organization was to go out and draft a franchise QB. The GM only felt comfortable with 2 QBs in last seasons draft. The biggest problem was they picked 10 and atleast 3 teams could go QB before they even picked. Add to that the fact that the Panthers traded up to the 3rd overall pick and also needed a QB. The Diablos put together a plan that traded away their 10th overall pick and a huge piece of the defense, in MLB Alec Ogletree. This enabled them to grab the number 1 overall pick from the saints, which put them in place to draft franchise QB Jackson Mason out of Florida. The next step was protecting Mason, so with a trade of their 3rd round pick they grabbed veteran Marshal Yanda. He is an immediate impact player on the O line that should add some leadership and stability there. In FA Vets Greg Olsen and Craig Robertson were added for depth at MLB and TE. Finally before the draft the Diablos traded their number one CB from last year, E.J. Gaines, to the colts for a 2nd round pick. Gaines has been decent, but never really developed into a number 1 CB, so he was sent off to make way for younger guys. In the draft the Diablos got their franchise QB, a starting OLB (which let them move Russel back to MLB to replace ogletree), a starting RT, and a future starter at SS. Depth was acquired and goals for the offseason were met, so the offseason was a tremendous success.
    The new face we are excited about is definitely, the future of the franchise, Jackson Mason. He comes in with a great arm, a ready to win now attitude, and intangibles galore.

    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season? This is a big resigning year. Robert Quinn will likely be a deal that takes the majority of the season to conclude. He is getting older, but still playing at a high level which makes negotiating for the future a tough battle for both sides. Rookie deals are up for stud FS Albury and MLB Russel. Those are two deals that have to get locked up. They are both in the future plans for the organization. Brian Quick is likely playing his last season for the Diablos and it will be tough to see him go if we cant come to a deal.

    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end? Ive said for a while that its a cycle in our division and its publik drunk turn at the bottom, but I think we may be one more season before that occurs. We have all had our turn now at the bottom of the division. Every season it tends to be between 2 frontrunners, 1 middle of the pack team, and one bottom feeder. Well before it recycles back to that format and publik returns to where he belongs I believe this season will be the closest it has ever been. I don't think there will be answers until the final 3 weeks of the seasons. I expect a back and forth season with either me or hskr8128 squeezing into the playoffs, but its going to be a photo finish for all 4 teams.
     
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  4. Cheez

    Cheez TSO's 1,000,000th Poster

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise?
    It's hard to find criticism in turning around from 0-16 to winning the division with a 13-3 record and getting a bye, but the end of last year really left a sour taste in my mouth. Not just the playoff game, either. The team quit the last three games of the year, particularly the secondary, and that led to the demise.

    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a -insert team name here-?
    Lamar Howard immediately became the face of the franchise last year. He's a guy that came in as a second round draft pick and worked his ass off in every game last year, even if coming off the bench. It only took him 4-5 games to usurp and eventually retire Marshawn Lynch. Bobby Wagner is a quintessential Seahawk by this regard as well. He is a monster and wreaks havoc on every offense he faces.

    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you’re the most excited?
    Lackluster. We brought in a bunch of old timers on short deals to try and make the most out of the little championship window that we have left. The miss on Ansah was huge, though, and it would have really solidified the defensive line. We didn't have a first round pick this year either, but we're hoping that our second round pick can take a little burden off of Howard and keep him fresh into the late stages of the game.

    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?
    We re-signed Russell Wilson already this year, but Bobby Wagner and Richard Sherman's respective deals loom. Specifically with Sherman, either he or Earl Thomas will have to be moved. Thomas is likely to be a highly sought after trade piece at the end of the season.

    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?
    The NFC West is incredibly tough with 4 great owners that are able to expertly craft rosters. I have to think that the Cardinals are the favorites in the division this year, with San Francisco and Seattle fighting for a wild card slot. Again, the Diablos will be in the basement, but they will be much improved.
     
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  5. Cole Copeland

    Cole Copeland Mr. Irrelevant

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise? (For new owners: In what kind of shape did you acquire this organization?)
    - A huge disappointment. Ownership came into the season on his high horse after coming in and beating arguably the best team in the league Eagles in the season prior. The year started out great for the Panthers as Cam was hitting on all cylinders and the defense led by Kuechly were hitting hard and shutting opponents run game down. It quickly went downhill as they missed the playoffs when opposing defenses found a way to shut CAP down and send Cam into free agency.

    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a -insert team name here-?
    - On offense we have Kelvin Benjamin.. Who, let's face it, doesn't always play to his attributes. But when he is on, this offense clicks and is extremely difficult to stop. On the defensive side there is noone more of a pillar in this league than Luke Kuechly. He has the ability to give the defense confidence from start to finish.

    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?
    - Panthers had a busy offseason.. to say the least. They traded away star defensive tackle Star Lotulelei after ownership decided that there were too many young studs that could come in and take over in his absence. They ended up having 3 firsts before the draft and decided to trade into the top 3 with two of them to take CB Immanuel Sanders. Sanders is the new face that has everyone here in Carolina excited the most. A balanced corner with good enough speed and the best press corner out of the draft.

    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?
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    There aren't any contract negotiations that will necessarily plague us.. But you better believe Kuechly is going to want to be paid like the best linebacker in the league. And for good reason.. He will get his.

    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?

    - It will definitely come down to the Saints and the Panthers. Saints under new ownership looks to be the favorite after beating the Panthers in week 3 to remain undefeated but the Panthers won't go down without a fight. Talks have been swirling around about the Panthers being in talks to bring in a highly respectable running back that will help this offense in abundance... So don't look past this team going down the stretch. I see the Saints and Panthers both making the playoffs this season.
     
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  6. publik drunk

    publik drunk King of the East

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise? (For new owners: In what kind of shape did you acquire this organization?)

    Disappointment. After a 6-0 start and losing our starting RB, we limped down the stretch to an 11-5 record.


    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a -insert team name here-?


    Easy J.T. Patton. Dude is a winner and already in his third year has become one of, if not the, best players in the league.

    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?

    We had our typical off season. Signed a couple solid backups, landed Vontez Burfict via trade, and hit in the draft with Sherwin Hickman. Sherwin Hickman is the player I'm most looking forward to this season. He has already taken the reins from Mettenberger and is off to a solid start.

    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?

    Newsome and Dean both just got locked down for the cycle early. Everyone of our core players will be back next year as all starters are either resigned or locked up going forward. Arizona likes to knock out the contracts week 1 to put it to rest early.

    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?

    Man the division is going to be close this season. The 49ers and Diablos both made significant improvements and the Seahawks are still loaded. We will have two playoff teams for sure, just hoping Hickman develops quickly enough for Arizona to be one of them. I think the division goes to the 49ers, with the other 3 teams battling for a WC.
     
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  7. hskr8128

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise?
    The 49ers snuck into the playoffs thanks to an Arizona collapse and made the most of their opportunity, defeating the Falcons and battling tooth and nail with the Eagles before losing. Ownership always knew coming into this team that it would be about a 3 year project and now the 49ers have made the playoffs two years in a row and had a huge offseason to propel them forward.

    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a 49er?
    Offense: WR Marvin Lucas-Lucas has made his case as one of TMFL's best WR's. He allows the 49ers offense to be versatile because defenses must know where he is at all times.

    Defense: DT Arik Armstead-The LB's on this team get most of the press but it is Armstead that makes the defense work. Not only does he eat double teams to allow the LB's to roam but he managed 15 sacks from the NT position last season.

    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?
    The 49ers have been an organization that has built slowly and methodically through the draft but that all changed this offseason as they were slinging money around at all the big FAs and brought quite a few home. However, the biggest acquisition was via trade with the Tampa Bay Bucs. LB Lavonte David is one of the premier defensive players in the entire league. He can do anything you could ask a LB to do and will play a major part in the 49ers defensive scheme this season.

    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?

    The biggest contracts are with MLB Derwin Griffin and TE Kris Brewster, two players from the teams first draft class. They are key players but owners don't expect to have a problem coming to terms with them.

    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?

    That is a tough question. I honestly feel like the NFC West is home to 4 of the top 5 or 6 teams in the NFC. I think the Cardinals and Diablos are going to struggle early with rookie QB's so the 49ers and Seahawks need to start fast. Every in division game this season is going to be absolutely huge. My final prediction is 1. 49ers, 2. Diablos, 3. Cardinals, 4. Seahawks
     
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  8. ZCar352

    ZCar352 Keep Pounding...Go Panthers!!!

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise? (For new owners: In what kind of shape did you acquire this organization?)
    The previous owner left me a very solid Titans team even though the record from the previous season wasn't great this team on paper is a 9-10 win team.
    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a Titan?
    Mariota, Warmack, Lewan, Casey, Williamson are definitely the pillars of this Titans organization. I take pride in how our defense plays and the best representation of this new regime has to be MLB Avery Williamson.
    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?
    This offseason went well, unfortunately I had to miss most of free agency due to being away but we hit on a couple draft picks that I was really excited about. I actually have three new faces I am excited about after this offseason and thats OLB Zebadee Skinner who we took in the 1st round he gets spot work in mostly the base package but is the replacement for Orakpo. Next is CB Deandre Clay who in the mock drafts was going to be a Titan in the first round but we got lucky enough that he fell into our laps in the 2nd and once McCourty leaves this coming offseason he will be the #2 CB on the team behind Gerard Greenwood. Finally the other new face I am really excited about is WR A.C Hull who will be our slot receiver this year and depending on Kendall Wright may see himself as the #2 next year. All in all very very excited about these guys.
    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?
    We have already locked up the players we tend to keep and we will be letting Jason McCourty test free agency at the end of the season. The rest of the guys that we chose to not resign are mostly depth but we will be looking to add a whole new special teams this offseason.
    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?
    The division will look like this:
    Houston Oilers
    Indianapolis Colts
    Houston Texans
    Tennessee Titans
     
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  9. Black Republican

    Black Republican TMFL Commish -- **ISYMFS** --

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise? (For new owners: In what kind of shape did you acquire this organization?)

    Last season was another successful season under coach Chip Kelly, however it ended it now back-to-back losses in the Superbowl. While the post season success coupled with already 1 championship the fans and media surrounding Philadelphia have grown very Roll-Tide.

    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a -insert team name here-?

    The Quarterback position, Geno Smith ! Smart and efficient play has lead to the Eagles success. But the unit is carried by the defense; which has been top 5 in overall every year in terms of efficiency and takeaways.
    • Fletcher Cox - 99 OVR DT - Dude causes havoc in both the run and passing game
    • Cornelius Washington - 90 OVR DE - His speed and strength are unmatched and gets it done
    • Malcolm Jenkins - 90 OVR FS - His ballhawk abilities have lead the team in tackles and INTs
    • Kendricks & Kiko - 95-90 OVR LB - These two have great instincts which lead to a bunch of big plays

    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?

    This past off-season was one for maintaining talent and regulating the cap. We transitioned to a 4-3 defense which helped a bunch of our defenders! Drafting LE Darrien Parker 83 OVR; he will be a great all around end next season when he's starting.

    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?

    After signing KJ Wright this off season, unless he drastically makes a difference on the field Wright may be let go. We currently have only 3 million in cap space with current contracts out. So getting some vets off the books will be priority number one this season.

    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?

    • Washington Redskins
    • Philadelphia Eagles
    • New York Giants
    • Dallas Cowboys
     
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  10. Ace847

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    1. The Chargers are coming off their most successful campaign possibly ever after getting within 3 points of a SB appearance! We exceeded expectations after winning the division and 2* seed and had a solid post season. We're looking to keep our team healthy this year so we can build on our success and make it one round further...

    2. The pillars of our offense are Rolls Royster at WR and Melvin Gordon at RB. Royster has the breakout speed to take it to the house on every play and Gordon is the centerpiece getting at least 25 touches a game!

    On defense, Manti Teo is our heart and soul! This guy is not the fastest or the biggest but his instincts have him in the right place at the right time more often than not.

    3. This offseason was all about building depth and filling the few holes SD had. Thankfully we were pretty established with young stars so we could focus on depth and future stars. We added arguably the best tackle in the draft at LT since he's fast development and already an 80 overall as a rookie. It's gonna be a learning curve for this kid since we're having him start at the toughest offensive line position as a rookie.

    We also added an athletic #2 TE to feature our dual TE packages which we've never done before and we like the added dimension.

    We also picked up a future starter at MLB who will be mixed in all rookie season and a super star dev RE who will be getting a ton of practice reps to hopefully find his way into the starting rotation.

    4. The bolts have a ton of starters and future starters who will begin negotiations. We already inked #1 WR James Brandon and star OLB Greco and we will spend time making decisions all season long on the rest. We have an idea with where we are going and either these guys are with us or on the road in our minds do we're pretty dead set on what we want to do. Only question is, will any of our guys opt to test free agency? With our success the last 3 years in a row making it to the playoffs we're confident that we offer a great place for these players to settle down and sign multi year contracts.

    5. The AFC west was won by the Chargers last season and we plan on defending the division but also anticipate stiff competition from all three teams in the west.. After taking the 2 seed last season by Madden seeding error we intend to actually earn a bye and possibly even homefield throughout to avoid another snowy AFC championship game in the AFC North...

    1. SD 12-4
    2. Den 10-6 WC
    3. KC 8-8 WC contender
    4. Oak 8-8 WC contender
     
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  11. RyanRain39

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise? (For new owners: In what kind of shape did you acquire this organization?)
    A Dumpster fire, that spread and is only going down hill from here.
    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a -insert team name here-?
    Julio Jones, Dewitt White, LaRoy Reynolds, Vic Beasley, Ra'Shede Hageman, Tank Ashley, and Desmond Trufant.
    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?
    Any one I was remotely excited about, had to be released and given to the less fortunate CPUs (I'll take my Walter Payton Man Of The Year Award now.)
    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?
    Dewitt White may be a problem. Haven't really had many meetings with the Falcons accounting department.
    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?
    Panthers
    Saints
    Buccaneers
    Falcons
     
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  12. jwaddy

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    How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise?

    The worst season of this file. Bad luck i think i lost 2 cpu games and a couple sims and the games i did play were garbage for the most part and i never get the hfa everyone talks about. With that being said we started a lot of young players so its only up from here.

    Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a -insert team name here-?

    RB Timote Gordon He's going on his 4th year and the Jets expect big things from him. He improves every year and this guy is an every down back as long as his body holds up
    MLB Travis Parham the 9th pick in last years draft and Demario Davis these guys are all over the field

    How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?

    We needed a pass rusher and we got one in Bj Hurst this kid is explosive. We added a couple of role players but if i had to grade are offseason id give it a C

    Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?

    LOLB's Q Coples and P Shembo if these guys don't perform they are gone.

    What will your division standings look like at season’s end?

    Pats, Jets, Dolphins, Bills These division games are always tough despite our records so don't be surprised to see the Phins or Bills at the top of it come seasons end
     
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  14. Raidernation

    Raidernation I can show you better than I can tell you

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    1. How would you summarize the previous season of your franchise? (For new owners: In what kind of shape did you acquire this organization?)

    Last season I considered a wash due to the lack of draft picks available to me, no first, no third or fourth rounder. Even more confusing was what exactly this team received for such a bounty but allow that all to be a side bar. We started 0-8 and we played horrible all last season, that’s the truth. Now back to the side bar, this teams early success would be the reason for the mid to low level talent added to the roster WR Stecolian Branch (year 1 draftee) and Donquel King (year 2 draftee) are the only bright spots in would can only be described as two years of failed drafting. The holes left from year one lead to some necessary changes on this team last season, a lot of aging talent had to be dumped and a young start was traded last season in order to acquire some draft picks and it turned out to be a good thing. From my inaugural season as the Raiders main guy to this year it has been a 360 and although we still might miss the post season the team is in much better shape roster wise as it was a season ago.

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    2. Who would you consider to be the pillars of your organization? What players best represent what it takes to be a -insert team name here-?

    Rookies Derek Jackson and Foloi Lewis come to mind and deserved to be mentioned. Jackson who was #2 in rushing through the first five weeks of the season before missing 9 weeks was phenomenal out of the gate and will be a problem for seasons to come. Lewis is a stud period. In his first series as a pro he took a fumble back for a score after stripping Aaron Rogers. It was the preseason but it showed his knack for making plays. The true pillars of the Raiders organization though are reigning defensive player of the year Khalil Mack and Derek Carr both have been the most consistent and the most reliable. This Raiders team fields the most talented receiving core in recent memory it’s just about the only thing that was groomed since day one. Carr has managed to spread the ball around so eye popping numbers wont be seen but the talent is there. But week in and week out there’s a respectable threat from the split end to the tight-end.

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    3. How would you summarize your offseason? What new face has you the most excited?


    It goes without saying that Jackson and Lewis will pack the stands so I’ll give some love to the up and coming big man. Auto picked in the late 1st round Patric McClam didn’t win any popularity votes coming into the season but this super star has all the tools to filling in for the departing Dan Williams. It will be interesting to see him progress into the veteran stages of his career here in Oakland.

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    4. Any contract negotiations you expect to plague you going deeper into the season? Anyone you’ve already decided to table talks with until the end of the season?


    Another interesting part of my change over to the greatest franchise in football was the depleted cap room since I got here there were quite a few deals handed out and no real talent to be seen in the off season of year four there was roughly 9 million in cap available which is now five. It’s a far cry from the 40+ we had in year one, no worries though we will make it work. If cuts have to be made the cards will be played.


    5. What will your division standings look like at season’s end?
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    Haaa given my late post this season has been written in stone, I started out with a strong hold on the division lead but my substandard play has since dropped me to 3rd place on the outside looking in on the playoff picture. I sit 8-6 now with a self imposed AP tonight I’ll have to see what the Madden gods have in store. This is the result of bad play nothing more nothing less. Post season or not this season is indeed an improvement and I’ll see how much more success if any I can squeeze out of next season.
     
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