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Biggest let down so far?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Galian Beast, Aug 23, 2013.

  1. perrykemp

    perrykemp Well-Known Member

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    The current safeties make me long for Sensy. That's how disappointed I am in the safety play.
  2. Fredd

    Fredd Well-Known Member

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    1. Crawford - I was really looking forward to seeing him play a lot
    2. NOT drafting another OL
    3. Johnson/Coale - reasons stated by all, but once pet cats, now potentially lost causes
    4. Not seeing more of the 12 package
  3. Gameover

    Gameover Well-Known Member

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    The fact our braintrust cant find two quality guards.
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  4. fifaguy

    fifaguy Well-Known Member

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    Special teams has to be up there as well.
  5. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    preach. [IMG]

    We've got too many fans on this site that bury their head in the sand when it comes to this oline. Having Doug Free tryout at guard and begging two retired linemen to come back and play 2 weeks before the seasons starting is NOT normal. It's pathetic and a testament to how mismanaged this franchise is run.
  6. Teague31

    Teague31 Defender of the Star

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    The disaster that is our guard play. Our whole season may very well rest with an undrafted free agent who has never started a game in the NFL. Un freaking real.
  7. kirkjrk

    kirkjrk Active Member

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    He hasn't.
  8. Oh_Canada

    Oh_Canada Well-Known Member

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    Bingo. I also thought he would make people eat their words, instead he has validated all the naysayers.
    Guy is made of glass.....time to move on.
  9. Oh_Canada

    Oh_Canada Well-Known Member

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    Were you one of the guys clamoring for Waters and Moore....you know those two undrafted free agents? Leary is going to be a player, you can book it. The other side is where they might have issues, but let's not throw in the towel so quickly. Frederick is going to make a significant difference inside and Free appears to be regaining his ability. The oline is going to be much improved by mid-season barring injuries.
  10. Sarge

    Sarge Red, White and brew... Staff Member

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  11. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    People keep bringing up the safties like they've been getting gobbled up all preseason or something. I'm pleasantly surprised by the safety play. Who the heck could long for Sensy? The guy is retired. Go throw some money at him and he could be starting for the Cowboys tomorrow, it's not like he's playing somewhere else.

    As far as the OP, I'm disappointed we didn't do more with the OL but I am expecting some stunning play from our corners, and so far I can't remember Carr's name being mentioned more than once and Claiborne hasn't done much of anything. It doesn't help that the D we're playing now doesn't require the kind of investments we've made at the position either.
  12. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

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    Crawford so far. Well all the injuries esp Crawford and along the OL. Haven't seen enough yet to have a lot of specific worries. Tonight's dress rehearsal will tell us something although I"m not sure we'll see the definitive starting OL tonight.
  13. HoosierCowboy

    HoosierCowboy Put Pearson in the HOF

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    fans jumping to conclusions--we'll have some idea after the Bengals game but really won't know until about week 8 of the reg season
  14. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    My eyes!!! They may never be the same.
  15. visionary

    visionary Well-Known Member

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    We had 3 major needs in the off season including OL, DL and safety

    We ignored one (DL ), picked projects at one (safety) and spent 1 pick on the other area where we needed 2-3 new starting caliber players (OL )

    I guess my biggest disappointment is the lack of a cogent plan from our brain trust to address the needs of the team in a rational manner
  16. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Rowdy Avatars.
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  17. boysfanindc

    boysfanindc Well-Known Member

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    I well definitely second that!
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  18. EPL0c0

    EPL0c0 The Funcooker

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    I never saw what people saw in Church. Then last year in preseason I thought "Wow, Ok, maybe this guy does have it" Here's to hoping that he's the kind of guy that just shows up on gameday
  19. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    What? I love the Rowdy avatars. Nothing like reading a stream of Jerry-OL-Romo-Garrett bashing from a guy wearing a Rowdy mask. Cracks me up every time.

    If I had my way, they'd all be Larry Lacewell masks.

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  20. NickZepp

    NickZepp Well-Known Member

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    I would like to see more of the starters before judging. All we've seen so far is a lot of backups.

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