2013 Trash Talk/General Questions

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I propose a new rule starting next season that we can only keep players for up to 3 years after acquiring them. It can start the year after they are called up from the minors to keep an incentive to have good minor league players. I think it'll really help keep the league fresh since all the good players are now being kept in really low rounds. What does everyone think? Can we vote on it?
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pgatorpimp wrote:I propose a new rule starting next season that we can only keep players for up to 3 years after acquiring them. It can start the year after they are called up from the minors to keep an incentive to have good minor league players. I think it'll really help keep the league fresh since all the good players are now being kept in really low rounds. What does everyone think? Can we vote on it?


I would vote yes for this, create a poll on the main page. I would also say in 2016 or whenever this rule starts everyone is dumped back into the player pool and we start fresh.....just a thought.
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deerayfan072 wrote:
xtreme99 wrote:
pgatorpimp wrote:I propose a new rule starting next season that we can only keep players for up to 3 years after acquiring them. It can start the year after they are called up from the minors to keep an incentive to have good minor league players. I think it'll really help keep the league fresh since all the good players are now being kept in really low rounds. What does everyone think? Can we vote on it?


I would vote yes for this, create a poll on the main page. I would also say in 2016 or whenever this rule starts everyone is dumped back into the player pool and we start fresh.....just a thought.


I would never agree to that and frankly would stop playing if we went that drastic. This has been a long term keeper league for a reason and many of us have made decisions based on that


Wasn't it you that said you would be ok with refreshing the entire player pool during the draft? I mean why would you??? The best you have ever finished was 2nd in 2010 and most times you are a lock to fill the bottom half of the league so I can see your point....good luck this year ;-D

Just in case you forgot :

2014 5 of 10 * Wil the Thrill
2013 6 of 10 Wil the Thrill
2012 8 of 10 Football season yet?
2011 6 of 10 Crawford = Traitor
2010 2 of 10 The Price is Right
2010 5 of 12 Dee 12 Angry Men
2009 8 of 12 Team DL Live Free or DyNasty
2009 10 of 14 DeeRay USA South
2009 6 of 12 Deerays 12 Angry Men
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deerayfan072 wrote:No its wasn't me that said that.

Also,


2014 5 of 10 * Wil the Thrill
2013 6 of 10 Wil the Thrill
2012 8 of 10 Football season yet?
2011 6 of 10 Crawford = Traitor
2010 2 of 10 The Price is Right

those are the only ones from this league that you posted. I also won it when we used CBS (i have the bobble head to prove it) and came in second more than once. Regardless, even if I have had a bad run the last 3 seasons, you obviously know the 2014 one you posted just started, that is part of the game and I need to make better moves apparently.


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We can debate about the length of time you can keep players, I'm just thinking we should do something to change things up a little so we don't have the same teams every year. Maybe make a rule where players go up two rounds a year instead of one? Or you can only keep one player from the first 10 rounds?
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We can debate about the length of time you can keep players, I'm just thinking we should do something to change things up a little so we don't have the same teams every year. Maybe make a rule where players go up two rounds a year instead of one? Or you can only keep one player from the first 10 rounds?
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deerayfan072 wrote:
pgatorpimp wrote:We can debate about the length of time you can keep players, I'm just thinking we should do something to change things up a little so we don't have the same teams every year. Maybe make a rule where players go up two rounds a year instead of one? Or you can only keep one player from the first 10 rounds?



I def think a change is in order and I think it should be discussed. I talked to Tobe and my brother about this before. More rounds sounds good because only one year is too little IMO. Also, I am not sure the first 10 rounds is the issue anymore. Its the back end that is the problem right now, but some people should be rewarded for that, so its a delicate balance. I def believe the person needs to move up quicker, maybe 2 the first year, 3 the next and 4 the next (but only if you the were the person to keep them, so if you deal someone it would go back down to only a 2 round move the first time that person kept them etc. I also like the "contract approach" of having someone for only a few years - maybe have different years too, like 3 for some guys 4 for another 2 for some based on certain criteria like longer if you had them from the minors the entire time to give credit for having a god eye for talent:-?

Tobe is probably cursing right now at the thought of having to track another caveat with our league X-I
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