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Favorite player that didn't pan out:

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Parcells4Life, Jan 7, 2014.

  1. LatinMind

    LatinMind iPhotoshop

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  2. DallasDW00ds0n

    DallasDW00ds0n Well-Known Member

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  3. trueblue1687

    trueblue1687 Well-Known Member

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    Hahah! Not laughing at you...it's just that the guy was an idiot. He did show some flash at times tho
  4. Zimmy Lives

    Zimmy Lives Well-Known Member

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    Yup. You can only imagine how good he could have been as a professional football player. He had it all.
  5. mahoneybill

    mahoneybill Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Great memory....
  6. jrumann59

    jrumann59 Well-Known Member

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    The injuries and the hype about his stature. Was he good yeah but he was not what many Cowboy fans and analysts lead you to believe.
  7. BraveHeartFan

    BraveHeartFan We got a hat. I want a ring.

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    Roy Williams (S)

    Antonio Bryant

    I was really high on them both and it just didn't work.

    Also another guy I was just a huge fan of, and wanted to see him have a long and great career so bad, was Wayne McGarity. I don't know why but I just loved that kid and wanted to see him be great.
  8. randy932

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    Tony Romo. What a waste of 7 years.
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  9. PAISAN247

    PAISAN247 Active Member

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    Not my favorite but i gotta send a little love to willie pyle...he laid some good hits on a few guys

    ABQCOWBOY Moderator Staff Member

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    Nice clip but almost not worth watching, if only because you must also have to endure the ******** singing of Berman. Just horrible!
  11. SilverStarCowboy

    SilverStarCowboy The Actualist

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    Yet another potential starter to go on and be productive for another team.

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    As much as I like Ware.

    He came up short. He should have been a Lawrence Taylor -type game changer... And he wasn't.

    Nice career with some great moments but thats it.
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  13. Cowboys606

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    Haha Alexander Wright is my name never knew they was a cowboy named that. For me it's Pat Watkins
  14. GimmeTheBall!

    GimmeTheBall! Junior College Transfer

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    That doll will be TOUGH when she is not injured!
  15. KJJ

    KJJ You Have an Axe to Grind

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    You're listing Ware in a thread about players who didn't pan out? LOL Talk about a fan who's living in the moment. Now that he's on the downside of his career he all of a sudden didn't pan out? How could Ware have come up short when he's the Cowboys all-time leading sacker and his 20 sacks in 2008 ranks 4th all-time? LT played 13 seasons and Ware is only 15 sacks behind him after 9 seasons. There wasn't a better player drafted ahead of Ware in the 2005 NFL draft and only Aaron Rodgers ended up being a better player taken in the first round that year. You claim Ware should have been a Lawrence Taylor type game changer and if that was the case he would have been taken as high as LT was. Ware far exceeded expectations posting double digit sacks in 7 of his 9 seasons. Ware had his first double digit sack season season his second year and it took LT 4 seasons to have his first double digit sack season. Ware had 7 straight double digit sack seasons the same as LT. Had Ware been part of a talented defense like LT he would have had a bunch of game changing plays but he's been a diamond amongst trash.

    Ware hasn't had a Carl Banks, Leonard Marshall, Pepper Johnson and a Harry Carson around him. The Giants won games and two championships with their defense because they had a number of solid defensive players to compliment LT. When LT came into the league he didn't have to make the transition from a down DE to a standup OLB like Ware. It's hard for any defensive player to make game changing plays when they're the only real good player on a defense that's getting toasted practically every week. The Cowboys have gone through several scheme changes and DC's over the years trying to fix the defense and nothing has worked. Below is a ranking that has Ware ranked as the 8th greatest pass rusher in NFL history. Come back after he gets voted into the HOF on the first ballot and claim he came up short.

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  16. Afigueroa22

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    I can't sleep some nights knowing this undrafted guy from nowhere could not carry the worst defense in league history. I wish we had Drew Brees, he could have done it I bet.
  17. Blast From The Past

    Blast From The Past Well-Known Member

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    One for the ages!
  18. dupree89

    dupree89 Well-Known Member

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    Doug Dennison
  19. TheDoctor

    TheDoctor Active Member

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    He was the first name to come to mind when I read the title, also Pat Watkins, Julius Jones, and Miles Austin.

    BTW who's your sig pic?
  20. Blast From The Past

    Blast From The Past Well-Known Member

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    My player would be Sherman Williams, running back out of Alabama. We traded out of the first round in the 1995 draft and picked up 2 second round picks from Tampa Bay and with the first one we chose Williams. He was a backup to Emmitt and was cut by the Cowboys twice. I thought he could be something in the NFL. Turns out I was wrong.

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