Home Mail MemberMap Chat (0) Wallpapers
Go Back   ChiefsPlanet > The Lounge

View Poll Results: Would you rather play the older guys or look for younger players to contribute?
We need the older guys. They provide valuable leadership. 85 82.52%
We shouldn't have signed the older guys, we should find and develop younger players and let them play. 18 17.48%
Voters: 103. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-27-2009, 10:24 AM  
kcbubb kcbubb is offline
Veteran
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Casino cash: $5000
I like Herm's method better...

I would rather play with a bunch of young players and develop them than sign a bunch of old guys if we know that we are going to be bad. Most people seem to believe that the Chiefs are going to be lucky to win six games.

If that is the case, why not look for the next Brandon Carr, Mark Bradley or Mike Cox??? It's hard to find those guys if they don't get a chance to play.

Why are we wasting this valuable playing time on players like Zach Thomas, Mike Vrabel, Mike Goff, and Bobby Engram??? I am sure that they will contribute and play well for the Chiefs at times.

If we were a team that were close to making a playoff run, I would welcome the addition of the older players, but the Chiefs are still developing their roster especially with the change to the 3-4.

If we are going to be bad, I would really rather see Brian Johnston play rather than Vrabel. And I would rather see Quinten Lawrence play rather than Engram.

Or are you one that believes that these older players provide valuable leadership???
Posts: 1,057
kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:27 AM   #2
LaChapelle LaChapelle is offline
Banned
 

Join Date: Mar 2009
Casino cash: $5000
Off the street guys to fill out the roster? Haley was only being a prick.
Posts: 8,587
LaChapelle ....proof positive that somebody pissed in the gene pool.LaChapelle ....proof positive that somebody pissed in the gene pool.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:28 AM   #3
keg in kc keg in kc is offline
oxymoron
 
keg in kc's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: OP/KC/Whatever
Casino cash: $11084
Not so much valuable leadership as experienced players to fill numerous holes. There's going to be a lot of roster turnover from 2009 to 2011 and I don't think you just throw bodies out there and hope you get lucky. The mentality of how to build a team is different now than it was a year ago, too, they're as (or more) concerned with cohesiveness and the "team concept" as they are with sheer talent. Personally, I think this is the way to go.
Posts: 52,088
keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.keg in kc is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:28 AM   #4
DeezNutz DeezNutz is offline
PermaBanned
 
DeezNutz's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Jouissance
Casino cash: $8710
The next Mark Bradley? He's 27.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by badgirl View Post
If you met me in person and didn't know who I was you would never guess it was me.
Posts: 47,038
DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.DeezNutz is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:29 AM   #5
milkman milkman is offline
Dumbass!
 
milkman's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Leading the Marty bashing
Casino cash: $11850
The best way is somehwere in the middle.

You need a good mix of youth and experience.

You need vets who know how to prepare, who understand the game, who serve as mentors and examples for the kids you bring in.

But you have to always be looking for young guys that can repace the vets as their skills diminish.

The Steelers serve as the best example of the way things should work.

And Herman ****ing Edwards can choke on Donkey balls.
__________________
Posts: 64,893
milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.milkman is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:30 AM   #6
Deberg_1990 Deberg_1990 is offline
Gonzo = Sexy Bitch
 
Deberg_1990's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: San Antonio Tx.
Casino cash: $16287
Yes, Herms way was the best. He just needed more time.
Posts: 50,974
Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Deberg_1990 has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:32 AM   #7
kcbubb kcbubb is offline
Veteran
 

Join Date: Nov 2008
Casino cash: $5000
Quote:
Originally Posted by DeezNutz View Post
The next Mark Bradley? He's 27.
Engram is 36.

Bradley was a street free agent that has shown that he has the ability to contribute and possibly be our #2 receiver.
Posts: 1,057
kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:32 AM   #8
Dr. Facebook Fever Dr. Facebook Fever is offline
stax of wax
 
Dr. Facebook Fever's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2004
Casino cash: $5000
Quote:
Originally Posted by kcbubb View Post
Iif we know that we are going to be bad.
I doubt Haley/Pioli are willing to just accept being bad.
Posts: 34,877
Dr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby Piscitelli
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:32 AM   #9
Brock Brock is offline
Do it.
 
Brock's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Larryville
Casino cash: $5490
I didn't really see a method.
Posts: 42,769
Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.Brock is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:32 AM   #10
Buehler445 Buehler445 is offline
Supporter
 
Buehler445's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Scott City KS
Casino cash: $17189
Quote:
Originally Posted by milkman View Post
The best way is somehwere in the middle.

You need a good mix of youth and experience.

You need vets who know how to prepare, who understand the game, who serve as mentors and examples for the kids you bring in.

But you have to always be looking for young guys that can repace the vets as their skills diminish.

The Steelers serve as the best example of the way things should work.

And Herman ****ing Edwards can choke on Donkey balls.
Pretty much this. Who out there is getting hosed because Vrable will be starting?
Posted via Mobile Device
Posts: 22,808
Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.Buehler445 is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:33 AM   #11
JuicesFlowing JuicesFlowing is offline
Losing with passion.
 
JuicesFlowing's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Oblivion
Casino cash: $5000
Quote:
Originally Posted by Deberg_1990 View Post
Yes, Herms way was the best. He just needed more time.
And about 12 more quarterbacks, just to be safe.
Posts: 4,398
JuicesFlowing is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.JuicesFlowing is a favorite in the douche of the year contest.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:33 AM   #12
Reerun_KC Reerun_KC is offline
Rock Chalk Jayhawks! KU!!!
 
Reerun_KC's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Kansas Jayhawks
Casino cash: $22455
You should be banned for life for even thinking that Herms dipshittery was the best...

6 wins in 2 years? 15 in 3?

You have to be ****ing kidding right?
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cochise View Post
It's not his fault he caught the only curse more powerful than the Madden curse, the curse of having Claynus swing from your nut sack
Quote:
Originally Posted by J Diddy View Post
@ the Cakin Clayton Nutsack Curse
Posts: 47,226
Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:34 AM   #13
Reerun_KC Reerun_KC is offline
Rock Chalk Jayhawks! KU!!!
 
Reerun_KC's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Kansas Jayhawks
Casino cash: $22455
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dr. Johnny Fever View Post
I doubt Haley/Pioli are willing to just accept being bad.
Herm embraced it and instilled losing into this franchise... He is all that is wrong with professional sports...
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cochise View Post
It's not his fault he caught the only curse more powerful than the Madden curse, the curse of having Claynus swing from your nut sack
Quote:
Originally Posted by J Diddy View Post
@ the Cakin Clayton Nutsack Curse
Posts: 47,226
Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:35 AM   #14
kcbubb kcbubb is offline
Veteran
 

Join Date: Nov 2008
Casino cash: $5000
Quote:
Originally Posted by Deberg_1990 View Post
Yes, Herms way was the best. He just needed more time.
When you have a team that you know won't make the playoffs, I think you should look for those young guys that can be a building block for your team, not sign a bunch of old guys that won't help you long term.
Posts: 1,057
kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.kcbubb < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2009, 10:36 AM   #15
Reerun_KC Reerun_KC is offline
Rock Chalk Jayhawks! KU!!!
 
Reerun_KC's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Kansas Jayhawks
Casino cash: $22455
Quote:
Originally Posted by kcbubb View Post
When you have a team that you know won't make the playoffs, I think you should look for those young guys that can be a building block for your team, not sign a bunch of old guys that won't help you long term.
Or go Herms route and draft and sign players that cant help your team long or short term.... This roster is a ****ing mess thanks to Herm and his keen eye for talent...


Herm hurt this franchise more than helped it... His lack of talent evaluation skills set us back years...
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cochise View Post
It's not his fault he caught the only curse more powerful than the Madden curse, the curse of having Claynus swing from your nut sack
Quote:
Originally Posted by J Diddy View Post
@ the Cakin Clayton Nutsack Curse
Posts: 47,226
Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Reerun_KC has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump




All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:44 AM.


This is a test for a client's site.
A new website that shows member-created construction site listings that need fill or have excess fill. Dirt Monkey @ https://DirtMonkey.net
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.