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News: ESPN: Mincey looking to make his own name

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  1. NewsBot

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    IRVING, Texas -- Jeremy Mincey has some solid anticipation skills. Before the newest member of the Dallas Cowboys could be asked about DeMarcus Ware, he brought up Ware’s name. “I’m not trying to come in and replace D-Ware,” Mincey said. “You can’t replace players like that, you know what I mean? You can’t replace a player like DeMarcus Ware, but you can improvise and find guys with different gifts and different talents and see what happens.

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  2. morasp

    morasp Well-Known Member

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    I hope we can at least replace last years Ware.
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  3. Alexander

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

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    Interesting attitude.
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  4. Zimmy Lives

    Zimmy Lives Well-Known Member

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    Well, as morasp said, he can at least aspire to be last year's Ware. :D
  5. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Everything is everything... Staff Member

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    Well, I'm a fan for life after reading this... Go J-Mince!

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  6. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    He's pretty much saying...."look, I suck....get ready for it".
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  7. Gemini Dolly

    Gemini Dolly Well-Known Member

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    LOL. i laugh to hide the pain. not working.
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  8. The Natural

    The Natural Well-Known Member

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    On one hand I like what he's saying

    On the other hand

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  9. Rockytop6

    Rockytop6 Well-Known Member

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    I didn't read it like that at all. I saw it as his being realistic and saying if you expect me to be another Ware you will be disappointed, but I have skills and I want to be the best I can be. I have to use and develop my own skills. He was not brought in to replace Ware. He is a rotational guy. I am expecting JJ to find a replacement for Ware's position not Ware in the draft.
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  10. hairic

    hairic Well-Known Member

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    This guy got pushed around more in the Super Bowl (like 15 plays) than Ware did the entire season. He doesn't have the length to keep blockers away from him so when he meets strength, back he goes. He at least can get into blocker's shoulder pads sometimes but I also saw him completely stopped at the los on a bull rush; you usually expect blockers to give ground on those... not that time. So yeah, keep expectations low. Bull rusher/hand technique rusher only. Like a less effective Selvie clone. Denver also used him from the 3 technique sometimes; I think he had 1 good rush there.

    Although it wasn't his fault, he was on the field for 3 seattle TDs in the SB out of ~15 plays
  11. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Can he play offense?
  12. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    If he can fog a mirror, he can replace what Ware did last season.
  13. 17yearsandcounting

    17yearsandcounting Benched

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    You are right, this guy is way better at running a record label than Demarcus will ever be.
  14. lostar2009

    lostar2009 Well-Known Member

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    Interesting he had a 8 sack year in 2011. Dallad must see something in this guy.
  15. manster4ever

    manster4ever Well-Known Member

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    Never heard of him
  16. manster4ever

    manster4ever Well-Known Member

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    harsh....but true.
  17. starfrombirth

    starfrombirth Well-Known Member

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    That's how i took it as well. People are going to be sorely disappointed if they think they are getting the healthy DWare replacement. I just want him to be a solid rotational guy who can stand up to the run and make the qb move off his spot.
  18. visionary

    visionary Well-Known Member

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    I have dibs on Ben Bass getting a better nick name than he does
  19. FuzzyLumpkins

    FuzzyLumpkins The Boognish

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    Nice binary approach to analysis that we have come to expect from you.

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