Twitter: Jay Ratliff expected to workout next week; but not activated

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Oct 11, 2013.

  1. ninja

    ninja Numbnuts

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    Yeah, we really need him. How do you replace a guy who had more personal fouls (2) than sacks (1) last year and hasn't played football in a year? Tough, real tough:cool:
  2. Awakened

    Awakened the Dude abides

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    That's one heck of a hamstring injury...
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  3. tantrix1969

    tantrix1969 Well-Known Member

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    Jay's just trolling Jerry, he'll have a "setback" before he gets anywhere close to the field
  4. Cebrin

    Cebrin Well-Known Member

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    [IMG] Soooo glad to be back out here. Woo!! Sack day!!! Wha!! Wha!!



    [IMG] Oww........SSSsssss.,,,,,Ahhh,....SsSSSsssss.
  5. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    I ain't expectin much.
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  6. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    save us rat.
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  7. Bigdog24

    Bigdog24 Well-Known Member

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    Yep, Exactly.. I bet the only reason Ratliff is even acting as if he is trying to play....is to protect his money by maintaining some clause of his contract....we just have to wait and see.... but I really doubt this is anything but meeting contract requirements to continue cashing Jerry's checks....
  8. Bwareinrings94

    Bwareinrings94 Well-Known Member

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    I would applaud his release.
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  9. dallasdave

    dallasdave Well-Known Member

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    RAT= Return to sender, the address unknown.
  10. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Most people like Broaddus predicted that he would need to practice for about 3 weeks before having any chance of being activated.
  11. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    Why are people so convinced he's faking this injury? Where's the evidence for that?
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  12. nake

    nake Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    It is extremely strange that the Cowboys don't even know what Ratliff's status is right now. They are bringing him in to find out. In this age of instant communications, something like this is very puzzling to many, and suspicious to others.
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  13. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    It is Jerry's own fault. Jerry confirmed some of the rumors about this team having a country club atmosphere by not sending Ratt packing the second that the fight started. I would have had him removed and had him banned from ever returning again.
  14. Doomsay

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    It doesn't seem too dissimilar to the bad body language Gronkowski scenario in NE, in terms of miscommunication and distrust, but the expectaions for Rat to actually play again, appear to be minimal at this point.
  15. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    Jon Machota ‏@jonmachota 4h
    Stephen Jones on 105.3 said the #Cowboys get "reports daily" on Jay Ratliff. "We're aware of what's going on."

    #Cowboys VP Stephen Jones: "We certainly would hope that [Ratliff] would get back and play for us, but we also know that's a question mark."
  16. Doomsay

    Doomsay Well-Known Member

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    LOL - thanks, reminds me of..

    #Hopeandaprayer "We certainly expect Anthony to start this weekend"
  17. ninja

    ninja Numbnuts

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    Yeah, well here's a sample of those "daily reports:"

    Jerry/Stephen: We need you. How's the rehab going Jay?
    Rat: I don't know. You tell me, #%@!
    Jerry/Stephen: Keep up the good work. Nice to chat with you. Don't forget your meds.
    Rat: Anytime you want to meet. Anytime, you old geezer. Hangs up.

    Jerry to Stephen: We might need to get that old tranquilizer gun out again.
  18. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Maybe Rat will come in and surprise us like Free has this year.


    Hey I said maybe.
  19. bkight13

    bkight13 Capologist

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    The money has been spent, they might at well try to get some return on it and DT is a position of need. I doubt it works out favorably, but I hope it does. I would much rather have a healthy Ratliff prove the doubters wrong than see him fail and listen to the "I told you so"s.
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  20. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

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    Yea that's how I feel. I don't know where this dislike for Ratliff came from. He's been here awhile now and i've NEVER heard stories of him faking injuries or anything like that.

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