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Donovan McNabb's Reaction to Romo's Contract

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by IAmLegend, Mar 29, 2013.

  1. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

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    The only thing McNabb did better than Romo is protect the ball (interceptions). I used to think he was the most overrated QB in the league, but he did do a good job of managing his possessions and not making a lot of mistakes. He had the one big year with TO, but otherwise was a career 59% passer throwing out of a WCO to good WRs. Plus, he tended to choke in big games when the pressure got to be too much. Plus, he's really annoying, is a soup-salesman, and wears suits that are cut way too long for his waist. He's a goof.
  2. percyhoward

    percyhoward Research Tool Staff Member

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  3. Eddie

    Eddie Well-Known Member

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    That's one DUMMMMM statement.

  4. JPostSam

    JPostSam Well-Known Member

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    he was a slightly above average quarterback on a good team.

    he was traded -- to a division rival -- by the guys who drafted him, because michael vick had finished a three-year prison term. hmmm.

    then, he was benched for rex grossman. seriously.

    one year after being traded to the redskins, he was traded to the vikings. after just 6 games, minnesota benched him in favor of christian ponder. that actually happened.

    released before the season had even ended, mcnabb, hoped to play for houston, kansas city or chicago. those teams preferred jake delhomme, kyle orton and josh mccown to mcnabb.

    that's what the nfl thought of donovan mcnabb at the end of his career.
  5. DallasDomination

    DallasDomination Well-Known Member

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    It only takes one great year to make it to the SB. And Mcnabb had that one great year that he made little mistakes and made big plays. Even in the playoffs he played rock solid. The Sb, he did lose and played an average at best game. But he had a huge part to do with that season. In 01 or 02 I believe he also did a good job of not losing games and protecting the ball. He made the right amount of plays at the right time to go deep in the playoffs.

    Romo is without a doubt the better more accurate passer. I don't want to dismiss what Romo can do on the field, he is a better Qb. Knee jerk reaction to say Mcnabb was better..looking back he really wasnt.

    Mcnabb is the more accomplished Qb but looking back at some of those teams and the division. He was fortunate to feast on some bad teams.

    I stand corrected.
  6. Beast_from_East

    Beast_from_East Well-Known Member

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  7. gimmesix

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

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    He protected the ball by throwing such bad passes the defense had no shot at them. :)
  8. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

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    It's hard to 'pick' them when they're hitting you in the ankles. :D
  9. Ultra Warrior

    Ultra Warrior 6 Million Light-years beyond believability.

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    That's what I was thinking. Every playing field was in mortal FEAR of being attacked by a McNabb pass, right DOWN into it. :lmao:
  10. HomerSimpson31

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    Our own bottom of the debt chart Phillip Tanner even gave a negative response,on his own teeam mate after other team mates praised it. I didn't see the running game take a load off Romo's shoulders.

    Phillip Tanner (@PTanner34) March 29, 2013
    Tony Romo 6 yr 55 million dollar extension. Wow really, with one playoff win. You got to be kidding me
  11. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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    Dez congratulated him. Who cares what some guy who probably won't be in the league much longer says. And how many playoff wins does Tanner think Ware and Witten have?
  12. SAli457180

    SAli457180 New Member

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    So Joe Flacco and his Super Bowl MVP, along with his MULTIPLE playoff win deserves less money than Romo's ONE playoff win. Yeah, that makes sense. :rolleyes:
  13. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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    He isn't getting less money.
  14. Red Dragon

    Red Dragon Well-Known Member

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    Let us know when RGIII gets a playoff win. :lmao::lmao::lmao:
  15. Primetime42

    Primetime42 Well-Known Member

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    That can't be right. thought I saw Tanner congratulating him. looks like McNabb's tweet, word-for-word.

  16. pancakeman

    pancakeman Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, all I see there now is
    Phillip Tanner ‏@PTanner34 29 Mar
    Congrats to my man Tony Romo on his new deal! #CowboyNation
  17. Gemini Dolly

    Gemini Dolly Well-Known Member

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    I am trying to find a gif of the playoff game when McNabb strutted his stuff playing air guitar. LOL.
  18. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler

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  19. SDCowboy85

    SDCowboy85 Well-Known Member

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    Guess that wraps that up.
  20. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

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    You're confusing team play with individual play some more. And, he isn't necessarily getting less money.

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