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News: ESPND: Justin Durant: Cowboys' LB corps can be among best

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  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Shut up and play! Staff Member

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    By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

    OXNARD, Calif. – All the hype about Sean Lee and Bruce Carter is justified, as far as the Cowboys’ other starting linebacker is concerned.

    “Man, Bruce is special with how athletic, how strong he is, how fast and everything. It’s crazy,” Justin Durant said. “And Sean is probably the best at playmaking recognition that I’ve seen. He can diagnose. He knows more than the coaches, man. It’s just crazy.”

    What does Durant, who signed a two-year, $2.4 million deal in free agency to start at the Sam linebacker for the Cowboys, bring to the party?

    “I’ve been in it for six years and I’m just a little older guy,” Durant said. “I’ve seen a lot. I’ve played in some big games and stuff like that. I think I just bring a sense of calm to it to try to make it mesh more as a unit. That’s the thing that I think I can bring.

    Read the rest: http://espn.go.com/blog/dallas/cowb...tin-durant-cowboys-lb-corps-can-be-among-best
  2. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Can barely contain my excitement over this group
    Future likes this.
  3. Fredd

    Fredd Well-Known Member

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    health...must have health
  4. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    If all 3 are healthy going into the playoffs, watch out.
  5. CowboyFan74

    CowboyFan74 Cowboys Analyst

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    Justin Durant said. “And Sean is probably the best at playmaking recognition that I’ve seen. He can diagnose. He knows more than the coaches, man. It’s just crazy.”

    Wow that is a crazy statement but exciting nonetheless..
  6. funkytown

    funkytown Well-Known Member

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    Durant was an excellent pick up. Was a solid player in Detroit the past few years, really suprised we got him so cheap.
  7. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    Durant isn't a slouch so that's pretty good coming from him... I think we'll see a difference with this 4-3 scheme, Lee and Carter fit it much better.

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