2017 Forum Mock - RB/WR/TE Free Agency

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This is the free agency thread for all Running Backs, Wide Receivers, and Tight Ends.


Bidding on Free Agents:

If you win the bid on a specific player, said player will count as part of your 2017 roster. Since there's no rollover with regards to next season, we won't concern ourselves with the years of the contract. The format below is for the first overall bid:

§ Team Name
§ Free Agent
§ Bid (# of Stars)



Baltimore Ravens
Justin Houston (OLB)
12 stars

***You CANNOT place bids which you aren't able to afford in the present time***
- You MUST create the necessary cap space first by either trading and/or releasing to create enough room.

If you wish to bid on a player who has already received a bid, you must search through the thread, quote the highest bid at the moment, and post a bid higher than the leading one. Each leading bid MUST be quoted outside of the Final FiveNO quoting is necessary during the Final Five. In both cases, you must continue to use format above.

Final Five:

In order to give a fair chance to match bid––and to stop a sudden mass bidding in the final minute––we have the Final Five rule.

With five minutes left, one of the “CoCo” members will post that there are five minutes remaining in FA. If a player is bid on under five minutes, the team with the highest bid prior to the Final Five minutes will have an opportunity to get this player back in a “bid-off.”

In order to initiate this “bid-off,” the team that had the highest bid prior to the Final Five must state in the FA thread 
that they would like to do a “bid-off". This has to be stated within 15 minutes of the end of the FA period. If you don’t comply with this rule, your Final Five rights become revoked. Simple as that. All bid-offs are required to be submitted before 8:00 PM EST.

Both parties––the team that owned the highest bid prior to the final five and the team with the highest bid at the end of FA––will PM their highest bid to a predetermined member. The highest bid wins, simple as that. In the result of a tie, it will be done again until we have a winner.

*NOTE* If you bid on a player in the final five but don’t “win” him there, you can’t take part in this process. This is reserves only for the highest bidder prior to the final five and the highest bidder at the end of FA.


NEW FOR 2017 
combined times. This is done in effort to give teams a better shot at retaining their own players.THREE: We are now able to add a 3rd team to the bid-off process. Teams can now enter this bid-off process for their own FAs if they did not win either the final 5 bid or the overall final bid. To do so, a team has to place a bid on their player at any point in the FA period. If a bid is placed, you are eligible to enter the bid-off for your former player. We will limit teams to using this option only

General FA Rules:

Place ALL bids in the following format:

Team Name
Free Agent
Bid (# of Stars)

Absolutely NO 
discussions in the FA thread.
NO discussions in the Cut Thread.
Search for the leading bidder, quote their bid, and outbid them.
Teams can bid any amount on a player but only in increments of 0.5 Stars.
Always quote the previous highest bid until the last 5 minutes.

Editing or deleting of posts is NOT permitted and carries a penalty. If you are caught, you WILL NOT be allowed to make any bids for the next 15 minutes.


Every bid within the quoting period must be spelled correctly. This rule does NOT apply to bids that are submitted after the Final Five period begins. Any bid that is misspelled during the quoting period will be deemed invalid and will need to be resubmitted with proper spelling. Accidentally posting the incorrect team will also disqualify the bid.

You can start the bidding at any price, the lowest value being 0.5 Stars.
Bid based on what you wish to pay for the 2017 base salary only (No signing bonuses).

Free agents that are signed can be released afterwards but would net only half of the value of the initial contract. Round up for cuts if they were at a X.5 Stars. This means that a player signed for 2.5 Stars would be cut for savings of 1.5 Stars (2.5 ÷ 2 = 1.25, which rounds up to 1.5). The only exception is for players that were signed for 0.5 Stars, as they can be cut for the full 0.5 Stars.





Running Backs

James Starks
Danny Woodhead
DeAngelo Williams
Benny Cunningham
Darren McFadden
Chris Johnson
Reggie Bush
Lance Dunbar
Brandon Bolden
Cedric Peerman
LeGarrette Blount
Johnathan Grimes
Justin Forsett
Chase Reynolds
Shaun Draughn
Eddie Lacy
Matt Asiata
Tim Hightower
Bobby Rainey
Jacquizz Rodgers
Dexter McCluster
Jordan Todman
Travaris Cadet
Robert Turbin
Antone Smith
Ronnie Hillman
Joique Bell
Christine Michael
DuJuan Harris
Knile Davis
Joe Banyard
Denard Robinson
Stepfan Taylor
Latavius Murray
Andre Ellington
Rex Burkhead
C.J. Spiller
Zach Line
Jerome Felton
Marcel Reece
Will Tukuafu
James Develin
Patrick DiMarco
Kyle Juszczyk
Kapri Bibbs
Zac Brooks
Shane Vereen
Jason Huesman
Daryl Virgies
Troymaine Pope
Tre Madden
JD McKissic
Trey Milliard
Jonathan Stewart
Rashad Jennings
Rajion Neal
Glenn Winston
Joe Kerridge
Raheem Mostert
George Atkinson III
Rod Smith
Darius Jackson
Jamaal Charles
Alfred Morris
Trey Watt
Russell Hansbrough
Doug Martin
Quayvon Hicks
Mike Tolbert
Bernard Pierce
Ryan Matthews
Blake Sims
Adrian Peterson
Don Jackson
Taiwan Jones
Jamize Olawale



Wide Receivers

Alshon Jeffery
Vincent Jackson
Pierre Garcon
DeSean Jackson
Kenny Britt
Anquan Boldin
Kamar Aiken
Brandon LaFell
Michael Floyd
Ted Ginn Jr.
Kendall Wright
Andre Holmes
Cordarrelle Patterson
Brian Quick
Percy Harvin
Russell Shepard
Justin Hunter
Robert Woods
Eric Weems
Cecil Shorts
Jordan Norwood
Jeremy Kerley
Deonte Thompson
Rod Streater
Brandon Tate
Bryan Walters
Marc Mariani
Andre Roberts
Arrelious Benn
Terrance Williams
Marquise Goodwin
Markus Wheaton
Stedman Bailey
Aldrick Robinson
Marlon Brown
Jeremy Ross
Quinton Patton
Kenny Stills
Brice Butler
Marquess Wilson
Devin Hester
Michael Johnson
Dontrelle Inman
Bralon Addison
MeKale McKay
Dwayne Harris
Tyler Slavin
George Farmer
Josh Bellamy
Chris Matthews
Maurice Harris
Victor Cruz
Mario Alford
Rannell Hall
Jordan Leslie
Dennis Parks
Josh Boyce
Jordan Williams-Lambert
Corey Fuller
Kendal Thompson
Isaiah Williams
Charles Johnson
Cayleb Jones
Matt Hazel
Quinton Dunbar
Freddie Martino
Adam Thielen
Donteea Dye
Josh Huff
Hunter Sharp
Kalif Raymond
Jamaal Jones
Daniel Braverman
Dres Anderson
Brittan Golden
Jordan Payton
Andrew Hawkins
Seantivius Jones
Eddie Royal



Tight Ends

Jordan Cameron
Martellus Bennett
Jermaine Gresham
Jared Cook
Anthony Fasano
Vernon Davis
Brandon Myers
Rhett Ellison
Larry Donnell
Jack Doyle
Jacob Tamme
Gavin Escobar
Kellen Davis
Clay Harbor
Matthew Mulligan
Jeff Cumberland
Tim Wright
Logan Paulsen
David Johnson
John Phillips
Jim Dray
Brandon Williams
Dominique Jones
Dion Sims
Levine Toilolo
Luke Willson
Mychal Rivera
Ryan Griffin
Chris Gragg
Cedrick Lang
Austin Traylor
Ben Watson
J.P. Holtz
Jason Witten
Garrett Griffin
Geoff Swaim
Garrett Celek
Blake Bell
Je'Ron Hamm
Brian Vogler
Darion Griswold
Wes Saxton
Kivon Cartwright
Hakeem Valles
Kyle Carter
Ben Braunecker
Steven Scheu





Edited by -Truth-

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5 minutes ago, Inqui said:


TE Dion Sims

0.5 stars

Self-invalidation. Didn't see the earlier bid. I blame Canada.


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