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Cowboys signed DT Terrell McClain

Discussion in 'News Zone' started by GloryDaysRBack, Mar 12, 2014.

  1. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    Active. Works to find the football. Has a strong swim move.
     
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  2. fanfromvirginia

    fanfromvirginia Inconceivable!

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    I agree the window is closing but, honestly, I just don't see us as that close. Rather than trying to squeeze a championship through that very narrow window by making relatively expensive, risky signings, I want us to A) clear the cap of older, expensive guys; B) draft well C) and not sign anyone older than 28 or so to a sizeable contract.

    This lack of quality signings doesn't bother me. I'd rather these circus clowns miss small than miss big.
     
  3. Vintage

    Vintage The Cult of Jib

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    Breast stroke? Anerican crawl?
     
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  4. theranchsucks

    theranchsucks Well-Known Member

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    If this guy is worth 20 pages of discussion I couldn't imagine what would happen if we signed Terrance Cody
     
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  5. wileedog

    wileedog Well-Known Member

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    This is the stuff the Marinelli cultists need to get out of their heads.

    If you paid me $50 for the season to get road-graded by opposing OLmen it's not "great value." It's me playing like garbage but at a great price.

    This defense was one of the worst *EVER*, and it was guys like Hayden helping to make it so. It was exactly what a defense would be expected to do if you grabbed a bunch of guys off the street and but a helmet on them. There was no great wizardry of coaching going on here, despite the Dallas media narrative, they really, really did suck. The stats scream that out loud.
     
  6. Texas_Pete

    Texas_Pete Well-Known Member

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    I am good with this move. We need depth on the DL. Like others have said, maybe Marinelli can motivate him.

    They better still go after Melton, and draft Donald though.
     
  7. cowboyschmps3

    cowboyschmps3 Well-Known Member

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  8. 17yearsandcounting

    17yearsandcounting Benched

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    Can someone explain this cult of Marinelli crap to me?

    He has created ONE (1) above average defensive lineman in the past decade.
     
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  9. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    You are risking a foam fingered backhand talking like that.
     
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  10. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Crap? Wow.
     
  11. 17yearsandcounting

    17yearsandcounting Benched

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    So you cant explain it then.

    What did the defensive line whisperer do with the rest of the Bears line draft picks or in his time at Detroit?

    I get that he yells and screams a lot, which must be amusing and easily confused for brilliant coaching by some of you.
     
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  12. dreghorn2

    dreghorn2 Well-Known Member

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    Props for that, very funny.
     
  13. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    You mean sign a legitimate NT?

    It is one thing to sign a space eater. But please do not sign one that failed to be that on his last team desperate for that and expect a hero's welcome.
     
  14. Nirvana

    Nirvana Well-Known Member

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    I've heard Marinelli wants him at 1T but have seen no actual quotes or legit sources yet. Last year he wanted him at DE.
     
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  15. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    That kind of stuff happens every day in the NFL. These aren't boy scouts.
     
  16. unionjack8

    unionjack8 Well-Known Member

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    What $$$$$ did McClain get? Yippeekayay
     
  17. Funxva

    Funxva Inventor of the Whizzinator

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    Welcome to the Party Pal!
     
  18. manster4ever

    manster4ever Well-Known Member

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    Doubtful. I expect 4-6 wins this season. Painful but necessary guys. Can't rebuild properly by winning 7-9 games and drafting in the middle of the pack all the time. Purge all those bloated contracts and go young...it's the only real hope at this point.
     
  19. CyberB0b

    CyberB0b Village Idiot

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    Yeah, sure. Defensive tackles across the league threaten their Owner/GM with physical violence and then go plow into a parked truck, while intoxicated, after a teammate died in an accident a few weeks before.
     
  20. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

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    I believe there are several DL who've had their best seasons under Marinelli, but I also think part of it can be credited to the scheme.
     

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