Longtime TE coach to Cowboys' Rico Gathers: 'You're about to bring havoc to the NFL'

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  1. JIMMYBUFFETT

    JIMMYBUFFETT Skinwalker

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    And I looked and behold a pale horse. And it's rider was Rico, and Hell followed him!
     
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  2. Denim Chicken

    Denim Chicken Well-Known Member

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    We'll see if he can put it together. The Giants had Donnell, who was 6'6 265, but just kept making mistakes. The metal part is going to be key.
     
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  3. Teague31

    Teague31 Defender of the Star

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    The legend grows
     
  4. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

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    With the way Gathers is being hyped, if he shows the expected improvement for a guy who is in his second training camp since middle school, people will complain that he's a bust and a wasted draft pick.

    Year three will be the make or break moment. I don't expect much from him this upcoming season. He's still learning how to play football.
     
  5. Kaiser

    Kaiser Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Another point on Gathers is that assuming he make the team (and he should) he won't be asked to be the first option of the offense or be Antonio Gates next year. He will be the 2nd TE and something like the 4th or 5th option for Dak Prescott. What we get from him will be a bonus over the performance of guys like Swaim next year - and offense wasn't the problem this year.
     
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  6. Denim Chicken

    Denim Chicken Well-Known Member

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    Do you expect him to be on the roster, though? Now sure if he survives another year on the practice squad with all this hype, lol.
     
  7. jobberone

    jobberone Kane Ala Staff Member

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    I guess most didn't catch this.
     
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  8. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

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    Yes, and likely not active for a single game this year.
     
  9. conner01

    conner01 Well-Known Member

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    If rico puts in the work he can be an impact player
    Size and speed are tremendous but it's all gonna come down to how bad he wants to be great
     
  10. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    With football cleats on he's around 6'8, who cares honestly the point is he's a specimen...
     
  11. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    If his work ethic has been as reported the sky's the limit.
     
  12. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    You could say that about a lot of TEs and other positions for that matter. The nfl measurements are barefoot.
     

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