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Video: Awesome Larry Allen Highlights

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by viman96, Jul 26, 2013.

  1. viman96

    viman96 Thread Killer

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  2. NMfan

    NMfan Member

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    Who ya going to call? Larry Allen - He'll bust you.

    Cool video
     
  3. fffiasco

    fffiasco Active Member

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    Wow. There was no reason to even attempt a pass with the way that line was dominating!
     
  4. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye.

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    How did the Cowboys wind up losing that game? Amazing.
     
  5. Falcon554

    Falcon554 Benched

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    Makes me miss Madden :( But damn LA was a beast!
     
  6. LeonDixson

    LeonDixson Illegitimi non carborundum

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    For my money, Larry Allen is the best O-lineman ever. John Hannah is probably second.
     
  7. TheFinisher

    TheFinisher Well-Known Member

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    I don't know if I've ever seen someone just totally dominate their opponents on a week in week out basis like LA did. He was truly special, didn't play a glorified position but just looking at what he did for 14 years he might have been the greatest Cowboy ever.
     
  8. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

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    OMG... really REALLY shows how bad our current OL is when you see that video. You try to make yourself feel "Good" about the current situation on the OL by convincing yourself that an "ok" block was a flash of dominance, then you see what true dominance.
     
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  9. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    just speechless watching that video for multiple reasons. some good, some bad. all i'll say is nobody loved larry more than madden. he should present him in the HOF imo.
     
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  10. TheRat

    TheRat The Silly Willy

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    He was a freak. He was so big and strong but he could move around like a lighter zone blocking guard.
     
  11. Funxva

    Funxva Inventor of the Whizzinator

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    Unreal. He was such a good OLineman. I still remember when in his rookie year when he ran down that Defensive Player from behind after that interception. It was sick.
     
  12. Hoss

    Hoss Member

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    I was thinking this exact thing watching the highlight!
     
  13. btcutter

    btcutter Well-Known Member

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    yeap....

    We have bunch of crap in our G's.

    How did LA drop to 2nd round is beyond me.
     
  14. DanTanna

    DanTanna Original Zone Member

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    Here is Larry Allen running down the New Orleans linebacker saving a pick six and Aikman having to make a tackle! Just amazing. We've been dumbed down for SO LONG by our horrible OL play that we think slowing down a DLman for 2 seconds is great.

     
  15. viman96

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    LA was such a beast. I bet he could have been a Pro Bowl player on the DL as well.
     
  16. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    I think Jerry should make the oline go watch his induction ceremony.
     
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  17. cowboys2233

    cowboys2233 Well-Known Member

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    Without a doubt. I actually believe when you combine size, strength, speed, explosiveness, etc. Larry Allen is the most athletic player the Cowboys have ever had. Guy could dunk a ball with both hands too
     
  18. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    Romo also told a humorous story about another Hall of Fame inductee in the Class of 2013: Cowboys offensive lineman Larry Allen.

    “Me and Witten,” Romo said, “were rookies and Larry would make us go get the stuff that he needed for different times, whether it was a can of dip or whatever it was: ‘Hey, Romo, you got that dip?’ Nah, I’ll go get it right now.
    “He was great. He was always good to us.”

    http://blog.mysanantonio.com/nfl/2013/07/romo-remembers-parcells-allen-with-humor/
     
  19. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    Just an FYI, I believe Jerry is presenting LA..
     
  20. viman96

    viman96 Thread Killer

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    IMO this is what our line has been missing since LA and then Columbo left. Someone mean and nasty that will put you on your rear. I miss that way LA used to truck the DL of opposing teams.
     

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