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Ekuban out for the season

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by BigDFan5, Aug 18, 2007.

  1. BigDFan5

    BigDFan5 Cowboys Make me Drink

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    Torn Achillies
  2. Parche

    Parche Well-Known Member

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    Tell me it isnt true.
  3. BigDFan5

    BigDFan5 Cowboys Make me Drink

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    Thats what they are reporting on orangemane.com
  4. Cbz40

    Cbz40 The Grand Poobah

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    I hate hearing that....
  5. dbair1967

    dbair1967 Arch Defender

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    yeah thats too bad...I always liked Ekuban...high effort, go all out every play guy...wasted away in Zimmer's ignorant schemes while here

  6. DragonCowboy

    DragonCowboy Well-Known Member

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    stuff like this really does suck.
  7. Jimz31

    Jimz31 The Sarcastic One

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    Hate to have that happen......Hope he gets well quickly and doesn't affect his career too much. Hopefully, he can come back from this.
  8. Parche

    Parche Well-Known Member

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    ***, Really bad news... Lets hope its not true....
  9. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

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    I was looking forward to seeing how he'd do this year as a starter. That's too bad.

    They do have Elvis Durmevil (sp?) though. Pressure shouldn't be a problem for them, but run D probably will be.
  10. jcblanco22

    jcblanco22 Active Member

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    Damn if that isn't ironic. Not only does it happen on a return trip to Texas Stadium, but it comes as his old NC teammate Ellis and his Achilles are still such a story.

    On a side note, didn't see any of the DFW or San Antonio media take the opportunity to do a nice Ellis/Ekuban profile this past week. Moot point now.
  11. munkee

    munkee Active Member

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    That really sucks! It looked bad. Flippin preseason game too.
  12. SA_Gunslinger

    SA_Gunslinger Official CZ Ea-girls hater

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    just saw that on espn.com, too.

    damn shame. especially going against us.
  13. Scotman

    Scotman Well-Known Member

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    Was he the Nigerian nightmare or the piranha from Ghana? Can't remember. At any rate, I hate it as well. Hope he has a full recovery.
  14. TunaFan33

    TunaFan33 Benched

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    Isn't Ekuban in his 30's?

    Why does Shanahan continue to sign all these ageing DLs?(that are injury prone to boot)

    I thought early reports was a strained achilles tendon? I hope he's going to be OK when all is said and done.
  15. ddh33

    ddh33 Active Member

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    That's tough. That's always the scariest, worst part of preseason.

    The Broncos can still come with Engleberger, Dumervile, Moss, and Crowder. They might even decide to dust the cobwebs off of Kenard Lang again.
  16. jcblanco22

    jcblanco22 Active Member

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    Ek probably turned 30 this year, assuming he was 22 when he came out of college in 1999.

    Broncos actually signed him last year to a modest free agent deal.
  17. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye.

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    Horrible. Absolutely heartbreaking.

    I always liked EB. Of all the highly touted defensive ends who never reached their potential under Campo and Zimmer, Ekuban was my favorite.
  18. ThreeSportStar80

    ThreeSportStar80 Benched

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    Dang it, I don't like injuries to any player regardless of teams... Especially tough to swallow when it happens to a Dallas player!
  19. InmanRoshi

    InmanRoshi Zone Scribe

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    I bet he hates Texas Stadium with a passion.
  20. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    I called him Ekubust while he was here. Doesn't mean I want to see him injured. Hate this news if true.

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