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Jake Long update?

Discussion in 'RAMS - NFL TALK' started by paceram, Mar 12, 2013.

  1. Angry Ram

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    Dining with Rams officials. I always wonder where they go and how much they eat.

    Do they get desert? Soda, wine? Water?

    Would be hilarious if they hit the Burger King or a pizza joint.
     
  2. Speeps

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    Agreed. You don't go to dinner at this point if it's not a done deal.
     
  3. bluecoconuts

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    Yep, that's what I'm thinking. Probably just getting ready to give Sam an estimate on how much his 'end of the year O-Line dinner' bill will increase.
     
  4. paceram

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    This is great news if it is true! But, I will feel better when I read something more official!
     
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    OK. Officially, Jake Long and his wife are going out to dinner with the Rams.
     
  6. paceram

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    OK - Now, I feel better!
     
  7. PressureD41

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    I wonder if coach Boo is outside the restaurant stalking Jake Long w/ a sign "Show Jake the quan Snead"!!!


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    Just an interesting viewpoint
     
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    On another forum, someone posted that Softli tweeted that Jake Long is a Ram
     
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    Softli?

    not sure i'd trust that attention whore.

    he's prone to go with the odds. and in this case, the odds are good. He knows the process well enough to go out on a limb.
     
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    Fair enough...just passing on info
     
  12. paceram

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    Just my personal opinion but I think IF Jake Long is going to become a Ram it will be announced before noon today. If there is no announcement my bet is he goes back to the a dolphins.
     
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    Well, JT said they
    WINED HIM and
    DINED HIM....

    (there's usually a 3rd step in that expression....guess we'll find out how badly the Rams want to close this deal) :bg:
     
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    I just want resolution at this point. This is killing me.
     
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    Is my chain being pulled again? Lots of rumors right now on everything!
     
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    Let's hope the Cheerleaders bring their A game for step 3. :shock: :lol:
     
  18. paceram

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    Just read that Long is still in St Louis meeting with the Rams and Eric Winston is supposedly scheduled to visit the Dolphins. Hopefully, those are two good signs that Long agrees to terms with the Rams soon. Of course, it could just mean that the Dolphins are being smart and getting a backup plan in case Long does choose the Rams. I hope the Rams have a backup plan as well!
     
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    I'm thinking the money is the issue for Jake & Jackie, Long hasnt played liike and elite LT for the last two years, but he wants to be paid like one
    train
     
  20. fearsomefour

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    If the Rams have any doubt that Long is too injured or has diminished to the point that he is not a top 5 or 6 LT then they should save the money and sign Winston. If Long is going to get $9-$10M (a guess) and Winston can be had for around $5M it makes more sense to upgrade the RT spot and use that extra money to find a S or OLB. Either guy upgrades the Rams line. If they believe Long can elevate his game to being a top flight LT again then it is worth the money.

    As for Saffolds agent saying he doesnt want to move to RT, who cares? Of course Saffold wants to enter into free agency next year as a LT, who wouldnt? As for what Roger wants I could care less and I would assume Fisher and Co. would have the same feelings. I am tired of crappy teams and no playoffs.
    Long at LT and Saffold at RT sounds great to me as does Saffold at LT and Winston at RT.