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8/20 Cowboys Break with Ro McClain had Steve Dennis gushing

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Sportsbabe, Aug 21, 2014.

  1. Sportsbabe

    Sportsbabe Well-Known Member

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    They talk about it in the interview and Steve mentions it on the 8-20 Lunchbreak.
  2. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    This is a load off my mind.
  3. Fla Cowpoke

    Fla Cowpoke Well-Known Member

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    What did he say about the conditioning?
  4. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl You already know why I'm here Staff Member

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    I read it here...


    But it seems there was a bit of misinformation





    That said, I'm not sure where you're reading that Hitchens has been bad. I've been reading just the opposite. From all the reports I've seen, he's been solid.
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  5. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl You already know why I'm here Staff Member

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    I've read several beat guys on twitter mention that his conditioning is his biggest hindrance. Fisher, Broaddus, Spags, too, I believe.
  6. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    EVERYTHING p-cowboy reads is bad.
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  7. pgreptom

    pgreptom Well-Known Member

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    2-3 weeks of practice - with limited reps due to having to sit out practices (soreness, etc) - AFTER 1.5 years off is NOT enough time for football shape. Football shape takes players who participated in the entire OTA's 3-4 weeks to get to football shape. A guy who missed 1.5 years???? Probably will hit football shape around Week 3-4 - regular season.
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  8. AsthmaField

    AsthmaField Outta bounds

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    Well, I'm glad for you that Dennis' word is all you need to be assured. Me, I need more than that. I want to see it for myself.
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  9. Sportsbabe

    Sportsbabe Well-Known Member

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    Talked about how sore he is. He's doing everything he can to play through it. He felt like he was in high school again that first game against Baltimore. It's something he has to mentally overcome until his body catches up (paraphrase). He's going to do it because he doesn't want to let his Boys (team mates down).
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  10. CyberB0b

    CyberB0b Well-Known Member

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    He was out of shape in Oakland, as well.
  11. CCBoy

    CCBoy Well-Known Member

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    It shouldn't take too much longer into a season, before his comments are seen as from a professional. To the Cowboys fans...one of theirs.
  12. Sportsbabe

    Sportsbabe Well-Known Member

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    Dennis is reporting from the interview he conducted. I am elated from that report. I will take his word any day before I rest on the prognostication from the Zoneologists :D They've got RoMc taking off his pants and walking off the field in the middle of the SF game.
  13. AsthmaField

    AsthmaField Outta bounds

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    It kind of is weird though that some fans will take a journalists word for it when the writer is spelling out doom for a Dallas player, and then they won't have any of it when the same journalist says something good about a player.

    It is counter-intuitive. Couldn't be disingenuous though.

    Not agenda driven, that's for sure.
  14. Redball Express

    Redball Express All Aboard!!!

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    Wining cures everything.

    It's been so long..so long..
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  15. diehard2294

    diehard2294 America's Team

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    Risen sarcasm meter here;)
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  16. McLovin

    McLovin Well-Known Member

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    I thought Dennis beat out JJT as most despised reporter around here...am I remembering this wrong?
  17. AsthmaField

    AsthmaField Outta bounds

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    False. Risen is never, ever sarcastic.
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  18. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    Was he? That's annoying, if true. That guy had no business being out of shape where he was taken.
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  19. McLovin

    McLovin Well-Known Member

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    I don't think anyone is worried about him going Frank the Tank. But thanks for the visual
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  20. Sportsbabe

    Sportsbabe Well-Known Member

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    I feel you. Plus, Dennis does have some unflattering history with some Cowboys.

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