Damien Williams to the Chiefs

Discussion in 'General NFL Forum' started by WCUPUNK, Mar 22, 2018.

  1. WCUPUNK

    WCUPUNK Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 2017
    Messages:
    251
    Likes Received:
    412
    Trophy Points:
    63
  2. TruePoizon

    TruePoizon Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 2011
    Messages:
    940
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    28
    never cared much about him. not sure why many Dolphins fans did. He wasn't much of a runner, maybe a good pass catcher.
     
    Agua likes this.
  3. Kdawg954

    Kdawg954 My f*ck ups be the perfect mistakes Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Apr 2006
    Messages:
    23,112
    Likes Received:
    4,094
    Trophy Points:
    113
    He played last year at 1.8 million I believe. In this deep RB class you can find a guy to play at that price for 3 years and do things that he provided.

    Its like Michael Thomas as well.

    These are guys we retained at a higher price than what they would of gotten in FA last year because of our great lockerroom after 2016.

    A year later and now it has been stated that the culture inside the lockerroom was bad and Gase is getting “his guys”.

    The only thing that fractured the “culture” of the lockerroom was a group of offensive playmakers that had to deal with Cutler throwing the ball and a group of defensive players who endured one of the worst stretches of offensive football in NFL history with Cutler throwing the ball. They can sell other narratives to someone else.

    But we’ll see. Anyway for a team with less than desirable cap issues, you have to trust the draft process to get a suitable replacement far cheaper at RB.
     
    BobDole and Travis34 like this.
  4. Danny

    Danny Finheaven VIP Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Apr 2003
    Messages:
    20,584
    Likes Received:
    5,112
    Trophy Points:
    113
    [​IMG]

    Ozzy rules!!
     
    kevphin and ForksPhin like this.
  5. andyahs

    andyahs Bahamian Redneck Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2005
    Messages:
    7,959
    Likes Received:
    2,334
    Trophy Points:
    113
    This is why he wasn't resigned.

     
  6. BIGSHOT

    BIGSHOT Rookie

    Joined:
    Mar 2007
    Messages:
    42
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Bye Felisha...average to below average RB at best... kick rocks..bruh
     
    Michael Scott likes this.
  7. The Ghost

    The Ghost Stamos

    Joined:
    Aug 2005
    Messages:
    2,739
    Likes Received:
    1,803
    Trophy Points:
    113
    He met the minimum requirements for the position he played. We can do worse than him but it's a safer bet we'll do better.

    He played a big part in helping Miami win 6 games in a row last year, so for that I am thankful to him. Good luck in KC. I am excited to have new blood in the RB room along with Kenyon.
     
    Ray R likes this.
  8. Pandarilla

    Pandarilla A True Fan

    Joined:
    Apr 2017
    Messages:
    1,126
    Likes Received:
    1,054
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I liked him. Underrated as a pass blocker and receiver. I remember that undrafted DE in a preseason practice who was talking smack to Damien and he ended his career with a vicious block. Suh had to pull him aside...
     
  9. Hoot

    Hoot Keeper of the Old Code Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Sep 2005
    Messages:
    591
    Likes Received:
    262
    Trophy Points:
    63

    Makes sense given everything else he has told us. All in folks. Players have got to be all in.
     
  10. John813

    John813 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 2015
    Messages:
    614
    Likes Received:
    205
    Trophy Points:
    43
    Surprised he could only get 1.5mil with how they were throwing money to FA earlier lol
     
  11. ANUFan

    ANUFan FinHeaven VIP Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2010
    Messages:
    8,909
    Likes Received:
    1,171
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Lol! Landry, Suh, Williams whatever.
     
  12. Michael Scott

    Michael Scott FinHeaven VIP Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Feb 2017
    Messages:
    2,548
    Likes Received:
    1,860
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I don't get worked up over below average football players. Deuces.
     
  13. Laser13

    Laser13 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 2018
    Messages:
    177
    Likes Received:
    220
    Trophy Points:
    43
    I wish him the best of luck.
     
  14. ForksPhin

    ForksPhin Scout Team

    Joined:
    Aug 2006
    Messages:
    1,580
    Likes Received:
    465
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Once again, a player leaves and we immediately hear about what a piece of garbage he was. This is really becoming a trend with this team.

    I’m glad he’s gone if only because now Gase can’t give him priority over Drake, like he did after the Ajayi trade.
     
  15. Travis34

    Travis34 chea Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Aug 2008
    Messages:
    12,939
    Likes Received:
    1,783
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I liked him when he wore 34... reminded me of the great Ricky a little bit. But outside of the name and number.... meh. He was really good at catching the rock, I'll give him that
     
  16. Dolph N.Fan

    Dolph N.Fan A True Fan

    Joined:
    Sep 2010
    Messages:
    10,942
    Likes Received:
    2,004
    Trophy Points:
    113
    AKA “fake Ricky Williams”
     
    Travis34 likes this.
  17. ANUFan

    ANUFan FinHeaven VIP Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2010
    Messages:
    8,909
    Likes Received:
    1,171
    Trophy Points:
    113
    There was nothing about how Williams play that remotely came close to Ricky Williams.
     
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2018
  18. Travis34

    Travis34 chea Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Aug 2008
    Messages:
    12,939
    Likes Received:
    1,783
    Trophy Points:
    113
    hmmm its almost as if that was exactly my point
     
    ladeback, Spiff, BobDole and 2 others like this.
  19. phintim

    phintim Seasoned Veteran

    Joined:
    May 2007
    Messages:
    6,140
    Likes Received:
    551
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Williams was a undrafted fa rookie we got a ton of value out of. He played a bit uninterested for my tastes last year but improved when Ajayi was let go. Made some dumb decisions at time. Still need a decent rookie Drake gets banged up easily
     
  20. ANUFan

    ANUFan FinHeaven VIP Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jul 2010
    Messages:
    8,909
    Likes Received:
    1,171
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Nothing does not equal " reminded me of the great Ricky a little bit."
     
  21. finmann

    finmann Pro Bowler Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Jan 2005
    Messages:
    4,809
    Likes Received:
    1,427
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Good luck to the guy.
     
  22. Michael Scott

    Michael Scott FinHeaven VIP Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Feb 2017
    Messages:
    2,548
    Likes Received:
    1,860
    Trophy Points:
    113
    He's at best an average player, and makes as many bonehead mistakes as good plays. That makes him below average in my book. Won't be missed.

    I wish him luck nonetheless. He's a weapon out of the backfield on passsing downs and has special teams value (NOT as a returner -- still can't believe we had him there at one point).

    Frank Gore at 35 years old is a significant upgrade.
     
  23. Travis34

    Travis34 chea Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Aug 2008
    Messages:
    12,939
    Likes Received:
    1,783
    Trophy Points:
    113
    You gotta read both sentences and put it together ;)
     
    ladeback likes this.
  24. Dolph N.Fan

    Dolph N.Fan A True Fan

    Joined:
    Sep 2010
    Messages:
    10,942
    Likes Received:
    2,004
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Good! Time for new blood. Tired of constantly holding on to JAGs from 6-8 win teams. Matt Moore needs canned as well.
     
  25. Travis34

    Travis34 chea Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Aug 2008
    Messages:
    12,939
    Likes Received:
    1,783
    Trophy Points:
    113
    He’s already gone my friend. Fales and Tanne for now
     
    Dolph N.Fan likes this.
  26. ChambersWI

    ChambersWI Owner of the Palace of Wisdom Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2004
    Messages:
    14,954
    Likes Received:
    1,208
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Solid if unspectacular 3rd down back. We got mileage out of him, and he had some good moments, but easy to improve on
     
  27. ChambersWI

    ChambersWI Owner of the Palace of Wisdom Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Jan 2004
    Messages:
    14,954
    Likes Received:
    1,208
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Well let's be fair in the case of Michael Thomas. Great locker room guy, but worthless on defense. While he was a good ST player, the team decided Aiken was more of a priority for ST.
     
  28. Travis34

    Travis34 chea Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Aug 2008
    Messages:
    12,939
    Likes Received:
    1,783
    Trophy Points:
    113
    And I think thats fine and maybe even an upgrade. Aikens has made some plays out there on ST the last couple of years, and is a much better athlete than thomas too
     
  29. Spiff

    Spiff Starter Finheaven VIP Donator

    Joined:
    Mar 2005
    Messages:
    3,338
    Likes Received:
    760
    Trophy Points:
    113
    I will always remember that one play by Williams: Thursday night against Buffalo in 2014. I think it was 3rd and 16 or 18. It was probably the only time we converted a RB dump off on 3rd and long for a first down. Loved that play.
     
  30. Blackshade

    Blackshade Scout Team

    Joined:
    Jan 2005
    Messages:
    139
    Likes Received:
    16
    Trophy Points:
    18
  31. Daytona Fin

    Daytona Fin There's one, set for stun Moderator Finheaven VIP

    Joined:
    Dec 2002
    Messages:
    29,923
    Likes Received:
    3,118
    Trophy Points:
    113
    He was good in the passing game and blocking. He's someone you like to have for depth but not someone to get pissed because we let him go. Good luck on Chiefs.
     
    crumpdaddy likes this.

Share This Page