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    Giants | Shockey trade a possibility
    Thu, 24 Apr 2008 08:50:27 -0700
    Updating a previous report, John Murphy, of Yahoo! Sports, reports the possible trade to send New York Giants TE Jeremy Shockey to the New Orleans Saints could now be moving forward and could happen as early as this weekend, according to two sources.

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    Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

    I'm surprised Linehan wasn't making calls to New York. haha.

    Wow, I'm surprised. Shockey has been a big part of the Giants organization, this is weird. But its the NFL, what can you expect?

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      Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

      Originally posted by Mooselini View Post
      I'm surprised Linehan wasn't making calls to New York. haha.

      Wow, I'm surprised. Shockey has been a big part of the Giants organization, this is weird. But its the NFL, what can you expect?
      The word is that Eli Manning played much better without Shockey on the field and in the huddle constantly badgering him.

      The Giants won the Superbowl without Shockey too.
      Last edited by laram0; -04-24-2008, 12:00 PM.
      sigpic :ram::helmet:

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      • #4
        Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

        Shockey is a hot head, I could see him being a distraction in the huddle.

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        • #5
          Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

          I guess I see your guys' points about Shockey. Eli did play better without him.

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          • #6
            Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

            Yep, not to mention Kevin Boss looks like a more than capable replacement.

            Anyone know what the Saints are looking to give away?

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            • #7
              Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

              Shockey is a showboat and a nancy boy...I think this year alone he was sidelined twice with a broken finger nail and once cause it was a bad hair day.

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              • #8
                Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

                nfl is all talk ., never a trade....

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                • #9
                  Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

                  Giants can keep him. I'm surprised the Saints were intrested in him. I wouldn't want him on the Rams.

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                  • #10
                    Re: Shockey (Giants) trade a possibility

                    Originally posted by richtree View Post
                    nfl is all talk ., never a trade....
                    I don't suppose you'd like to elaborate on this?
                    Steve

                    What you see is what you get, but what you see depends on where you stand.

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