DE Charles Tapper feels 'better than ever', ready to hit QBs

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  1. Satchel89

    Satchel89 Well-Known Member

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    I just want to see him on the field, Then I will get excited. It's the same thing with Smith. I want them on the field but I just don't know if we'll see it happen.
     
  2. revospeed

    revospeed Well-Known Member

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    Deon "Cricket" Anderson?
     
  3. reddyuta

    reddyuta Well-Known Member

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    Let's wait till TC , let's see if he can get through practice before reinjuring his back.I get Holliman vibes from him, he may never play a down in regular season.
     
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  4. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    "So you're saying there's a chance" :thumbup:
     
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  5. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    Nah. The cricket chirps from the Negative Nancie's.
     
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  6. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    Only with Austrian girls at the bar who speak Australian. :laugh:
     
  7. Seven

    Seven Messenger to the football Gods

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    Label it any way you want. It's a back issue.

    Back issues + DE's = out for 6+ games. "Best I've felt.......ever!"

    L.O.L.
     
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  8. Alexander

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

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    Jack Crawford?

    Ceiling is that high, huh?
     
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  9. IrishAnto

    IrishAnto Well-Known Member

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    From what I can gather, Tapper did nothing but rest the back and improved his conditioning to get back (no pun intended) to where he is today.

    Is that going to be enough for him to play a full 16 games?
     
  10. Alexander

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

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    Same here. Not going to get sucked by fluff pieces and optimistic nonsense until there is something to see with him. At least Smith produced at a high level and gave a glimpse of what he could do pre-injury.

    At the end of the day, Tapper was a fourth round pick regardless.

    Yes, he didn't produce two gapping at OU and there is the hope that his athleticism translates. But that is not a given.
     
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  11. haleyrules

    haleyrules Well-Known Member

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    :lmao:. But, please hurry!!
     
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  12. haleyrules

    haleyrules Well-Known Member

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    It don't sound that great.
     
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  13. Seven

    Seven Messenger to the football Gods

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    Experience and my money say probably not.

    It's gonna be a 100% deal...............Can he play at 100% for 16 games.
     
  14. negativecreep

    negativecreep Well-Known Member

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    Please let us salvage this draft pick...I was happy when we got him, Lord knows we need him...
     
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  15. lostar2009

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  16. GhostOfPelleur

    GhostOfPelleur Well-Known Member

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    Not consistently. They did at times but he played in coverage more than he rushed the passer. Just FYI he had 4.5 sacks in his career at ND, 1 his senior year. He's not the salvation to our pass rush woes.
     
  17. LocimusPrime

    LocimusPrime Well-Known Member

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    See so we shouldn't be worried. Old Jack left, and now we got some new jack
     
  18. John813

    John813 Well-Known Member

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    Cautiously optimistic
     
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  19. LocimusPrime

    LocimusPrime Well-Known Member

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    He reminds me of Kenneth Boatright. Kenneth was also 6'3 270 and had a neck injury while w the Cowboys.
     
  20. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    You mean this guy?

     

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