DMN pic : Bobby Carpenter vs. Vince Young

Discussion in 'Artwork Zone' started by VoR, May 4, 2006.

  1. VoR

    VoR Active Member

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    "Bobby Carpenter didn't have much success chasing down Vince Young, but the former Ohio State linebacker is talented enough to crack the Cowboys' starting lineup."

    They screwed up with that idiotic caption.

    Watch his highlight video :

    Carp is tackling VY behind the line of scrimmage, chasing him down and tackling him from behind and also knocking a pass away that turns into an interception. Ohio State came very close to winning that game. Don't these "professionals" ever check before they write?
  2. cstanton1987

    cstanton1987 New Member

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    But we still won the game
  3. silver

    silver Well-Known Member

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    kevin greene reincarnate
  4. StanleySpadowski

    StanleySpadowski Active Member

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    "we" won? What position did you play? This site always welcomes players and their relatives.
  5. CrazyCowboy

    CrazyCowboy Well-Known Member

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    Nice pic...
  6. GhettoxCowboy

    GhettoxCowboy Dem Boyz

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    nicely said bro i was thinkin the same thing. he looks like him, and more with the hair...
  7. StanleySpadowski

    StanleySpadowski Active Member

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    Except their games have nothing at all in common. Greene was a one-dimensional player. Carpenter is an average pass rusher who excels in other aspects of the game.
  8. Rockytop6

    Rockytop6 Well-Known Member

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    When you live and die with them for 40+ years and celebrate from the mountain top when they win and go into a fit of depression when they lose; yes, WE win and WE lose. Who attends the games and cheers the team on and screams until they are hoarse and encourages them to win; WE do.

    The coaches don't play positions! The owners don't play positions! All of the staff and workers involved in all of the day to day work with the every day operation of the franchise don't play positions but every one of them will say WE won when WE win.
  9. fortdick

    fortdick Well-Known Member

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    Dern! Our boy is quick, hard to block, and hits HARD! Way to go Jerruh!
  10. calico

    calico Well-Known Member

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    The Ohio State linebackers were all over Vince after the first two drives....leaving the flats wide open all day long.
  11. BlueStar22

    BlueStar22 Well-Known Member

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  12. CowboyJeff

    CowboyJeff New Member

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    A lot of them really are morons who consistently print untruths as if they were facts. Thats why I never listen to someone's "draft grades" - good or bad.:liarliar:
  13. JackMagist

    JackMagist The Great Communicator

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    Greene WAS NOT one dimensional. :rolleyes:

    He could rush the passer, play the run and drop into coverage. He may have been better at some aspects than others but he could do all three well. I may never have liked his teams but Give the Devil His Due. Greene was a complete player...and Carpenter seems to be as well.
  14. junk

    junk I've got moxie

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    I don't know, I also don't care for fans saying "We" either.

    We cheer from our couch or stadium seat while players spend the better portion of their life in the weight room, in the film room or on the practice field. We enjoy beers while we watch the game while it is a livelihood for coaches and front office people. Doesn't seem the same really.

    I am sure players appreciate fans, but I doubt they consider them part of the team. Teammates are the guys you work with day in and day out to achieve a common goal.

    Heck, Cowboys rookies don't even get the star on their helmet until they prove themselves.

    Probably just my personal preference, but I consider them two seperate entities.
  15. bbgun

    bbgun Benched

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  16. JackMagist

    JackMagist The Great Communicator

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    I've been a Cowboys fan since the team was formed in 1960. I have as much invested emotionally in this team as damn right I say "WE" when referring to the Cowboys. And I'm not changing either.
  17. VoR

    VoR Active Member

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    Well.....obviously it was a statement not based on fact. They didn't watch the film or game or they never would have printed that statement.
  18. VoR

    VoR Active Member

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    I'm a Longhorn fan and have been since the 80's. I've been to hostile stadiums to cheer them on.

    However, I'm a Longhorn fan second and a Cowboy fan first. I wasn't bashing either Texas or VY but merely stating how well Carp played. That and how the DMN media screwed up again.....
  19. groverat

    groverat New Member

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    On topic here... the Ohio State LBs did a great job of containing Vince Young on the ground, but they certainly did so at the peril of the passing game.

    I was very impressed by both Hawk and Carpenter that game. Not impressed with Youboty.
  20. MiStar

    MiStar New Member

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    Taxas' defense won that game more than Vince did. The Buckeyes had possesion after possesion in the redzone and the Texas D turned them back almost every time.

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