ESPN: Hopkins wants fair deal

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  1. Fantasma Negro

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    http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/1...de-receiver-deandre-hopkins-eyes-new-contract
     
  2. 713

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    7 years for 105 Mill.
    15 mill a year.
     
  3. vstexas09

    vstexas09 Contributing Member

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    lol and so the drama begins...
     
  4. sealclubber1016

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    Say what you want about the Texans, they have a pretty good history of taking care of their guys. Really they've done so to a fault. I'm sure something will get worked out.
     
  5. Joshfast

    Joshfast Contributing Member

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    Bingo. I have no worries this doesn't get done.
     
  6. vinsensual

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    lol the first guys they bring up are Baldwin, Keenan Allen and Hurns. Hopkins is light years ahead of those guys.
     
  7. TheFreak

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    They're already sinking a ton of money into DE and QB. Even Lamar Miller makes more than a RB should. Paying a WR big money has never been a good idea.
     
  8. Fulgore

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    Arguably the best WR in the game. I don't blame him
     
  9. Mr. Clutch

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    Its gonna be tough.

    I want to keep him but maybe this is why they drafted so many wrs
     
  10. T-macNdeezHoez

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    The Texans better lock him up! This is ridiculous this is a top 5 receiver! Be smart
     
  11. v3.0

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    3 big money vets that immediately come to mind that might become a casualty to a Hopkins extension- Duane Brown, Cushing, JJoseph.
     
  12. gucci888

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    Not really. We have a lot of big money contracts that can easily be cut to make room if necessary. Texans have shown they'll take care of their players, and almost to a fault as some have pointed out.
     
  13. Fantasma Negro

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    Its between Hopkins and Antonio Brown, who do you think will get paid more? Who is the better wr?
     
  14. Mr. Clutch

    Mr. Clutch Contributing Member

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    Brown probably was a bit better last year but Hopkins is younger
     
  15. J Sizzle

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    Brown is better, though he also benefits from a better QB. It should be close between them.
     
  16. TheRealist137

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    Brown is the best WR in the NFL. Hopkins is probably 4th/5th.
     
  17. J Sizzle

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    Pretty accurate. In my opinion...

    1. Brown
    2. Julio
    3. Odell
    4. AJ Green
    5. Hopkins
     
  18. donkeypunch

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    Im okay with losing JJo, Brown and would be extremely sad to see Cushing somewhere else but they are all declining and replaceable at this point. Especially JJo, with Kareem and the KJ playing like they are.
     
  19. Fulgore

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    Not taking anything away from Brown but he has a hof qb throwing him the ball. Hop has had turd after turd at qb but still putting up insane numbers.
     
  20. HR Dept

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    There goes the Texans' hope/fear that he would seek/accept an unfair deal.

    Captain Obvo...
     
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