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Offline Beagle

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Erik Walden to Colts
« on: March 12, 2013, 04:43:03 PM »
Colts signed OLB Erik Walden, formerly of the Packers.
27-year-old Walden is an outside pass rusher who managed nine sacks in Green Bay over the past three seasons. Walden should be a backup in Indianapolis.
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Re: Erik Walden to Colts
« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2013, 07:31:47 PM »
4 years 16 million - seriously?

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Re: Erik Walden to Colts
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2013, 07:36:20 PM »
suckers

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Re: Erik Walden to Colts
« Reply #3 on: March 12, 2013, 09:24:57 PM »
Wow alot of money for a career backup.  They should have watched more tape from that Niners game.

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Re: Erik Walden to Colts
« Reply #4 on: March 12, 2013, 09:26:05 PM »
Wow alot of money for a career backup.  They should have watched more tape from that Niners game.

and talked to his girlfriend.  ;)
Its not whether you get knocked down, its whether you get up. -V. Lombardi

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Re: Erik Walden to Colts
« Reply #5 on: March 12, 2013, 10:58:51 PM »
Holy crap. For just the low cost of 4 million more per season, they could have gotten Paul Kruger instead. I'm happy for Walden, but there's no way I'd spend that kind of money for a backup. He's a solid reserve, but there's no way that he should be viewed as a long-term starter. He is not a core guy to build around. Really glad TT is in charge even if free agency is boring for Packers fans.