An Interesting Counter-Argument to the Winston "Hate" (1 Viewer)

No2DC

Hall-of-Famer
VIP Subscribing Member
VIP Contributor
Joined
Feb 24, 2010
Messages
10,404
Reaction score
16,890
Offline
Nice article but the context with him is everything. I'm not sure how his off the field behavior was in Tampa but it seems like allegations from his time at Florida State continue to haunt him.
On paper, he is a blue chip prospect but whether its the college stuff or INTs he's been negatively labeled (this is a sensitive topic but I don't think he was convicted). If someone could coach him up, his potential is higher than anyone who signed in the offseason.
 

los226

Hall-of-Famer
Joined
Aug 13, 2011
Messages
7,177
Reaction score
11,498
Online
I would love it if he was our backup QB leaving Taysom in the number three role. But it sounds like Taysom will be the number two and it’s possible that Winston waits it out.
 

BelowZero

Professional Troll
Joined
Feb 6, 2018
Messages
1,305
Reaction score
4,129
Age
26
Location
Cancel Culture?
Offline
I actually made that comparison on another thread. Outside of the antics he could be amazing with the right coach.

I agree. Elias(sp?) brought it up on WDC, but Winston working with an aggressive vertical system and him being open to taking aggressive risks in that aggressive system worked against him with more than a few interceptions. But put him in a system that somewhat limits his choices like Payton or BB and I could see him really succeeding.
 

WhoDat_SB44

Pimpin' Ain't Breesy!
Joined
Mar 20, 2010
Messages
4,579
Reaction score
4,123
Location
New Orleans, Warehouse District
Offline
If we could sign him for like a 1-2 year $8-16 million dollar deal I would be all for Jameis signing with us. The longer he’s out there, you never know. We kept Teddy last year when I didn’t think we would and we sure as hell needed him. With the roster we have & Drew being over 40, I would love to have a backup we know can compete in this league. I don’t know if we have the room to sign him & Taysom though??
 

SigFreudianSlip

Subscribing Member
VIP Subscribing Member
Joined
Jun 14, 2002
Messages
29,041
Reaction score
35,247
Age
45
Location
Tennessee
Offline
If he’s cheap enough I’d be all for taking the chance on Payton being able to enhance his skill set.
 

ElGatoNegro

Rookie
Joined
Oct 12, 2017
Messages
398
Reaction score
550
Offline

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Users who are viewing this thread

New Orleans Saints Twitter Feed

 

Headlines

Top Bottom