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Photo: Looks like Dez and Deion have made up

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Jun 29, 2014.

  1. WoodysGirl

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

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  2. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    Deion must've realized dez isn't as bad as he thought and he should know his role and shut his mouth. Meaning deion should.:D
     
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  3. brymatt94

    brymatt94 Well-Known Member

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    I think by now Dez has realized that Deion isn't the best influence, and that's putting it lightly.
     
  4. Lonestar94

    Lonestar94 Well-Known Member

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    Dez is THE MAN.. And he will be one of the biggest faces in the NFL for many years.. just a feeling.
     
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  5. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    It's unfortunate that Deion has such an unappealing personality, because he was such a spectacular player. I still believe that Deion might be the fastest person that has ever lived but most people don't really want to acknowledge his greatness because he's such d-b and I don't mean defensive back.
     
  6. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

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    The fastest that ever lived? Oh, no....lol
     
  7. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    I hear Deion and immediately tune it out.
    Interesting take and now that I think about it, I completely agree.
     
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  8. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    He's the fastest guy that's ever played football. All of those track athletes that the Raiders had like World record setting Willie Gault were no match for Deion. He was insulted when they tried to go deep on him only to see him look like he was back there waiting for a punt because he had out run them so badly.

    Deion walked into the combine, ran a 4.2 forty and went home.

    There's really no way to know because Deion didn't train to be an Olympic style track athlete. Why would he when he can play Pro football and Pro baseball at the same time?
     
  9. Gemini Dolly

    Gemini Dolly Well-Known Member

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    I always felt Deion overreacted with the whole thing and went too far saying he didnt want Dez around his kids. Dez is a good guy. He doest mean any harm to anyone. I would prefer he stay away from Deion, but whatever. Cool pics.
     
  10. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

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    I see what you are saying. Do you think he could have covered Bullet Bob Hayes? (who was a track star).
     
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  11. visionary

    visionary Well-Known Member

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    Deion is the best CB I have seen unfortunately he is an idiot otherwise and is not a good expert commentator

    Dez has done a lot of growing up and is a success story
     
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  12. Lodeus

    Lodeus Well-Known Member

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    Post of the month.
     
  13. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    It's always difficult to compare. I don't have a forty time for Hayes or a 100 time for Deion, but based on watching game footage I would say that Deion would have had no problem covering Hayes.

    Deion played in a era where the overall speed and athleticism was better than it was in Hayes era. Despite that, I've never seen anybody really challenge Deion speed-wise in all the games that I've seen. WRs like Irvin did challenge him in football, because Deion had some issues with Irvin's size and strength, but I just didn't see anybody really challenge him in pure speed situations.

    It wasn't just Deion's speed that made him great, but he had unbelievable agility while running full speed and he could stop and start on a dime. Some of those returns that he had showed unmatched athleticism, IMO.

    Bo Jackson is the only football player that I consider to possibly be a better overall athlete than Deion and that is primarily because he had near-Deion speed while outweighing Deion by 30+ pounds. I still remember vividly the 1st time that I ever saw Bo break a baseball bat like it was a toothpick. Also, seeing him run over Brian Bosworth like he was a little school girl was fun as well.
     
  14. cowboys1981

    cowboys1981 Well-Known Member

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    Good for Dez to make an appearance.


    As far as Deion's speed. IMO he's arguably the fastest player to step on the field. Just look at his highlights and you can just see the separation in small spaces while returning a kick or INT.
     
  15. casmith07

    casmith07 Attorney-at-Zone

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    I remember watching Bo Jackson outrun a routine ground ball to short as a child. Incredible.

    He also broke a bat over his head once.
     
  16. Frozen700

    Frozen700 Well-Known Member

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    I think they made up a while ago.....

    1 point Deion would never comment on Dez, during highlights. Last year was different, and he praised him and defended him some.
     
  17. Frozen700

    Frozen700 Well-Known Member

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    Not to mention, he drafted him as the first WR in the pro-Bowl. They been cool for some time i believe
     
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  18. starfrombirth

    starfrombirth Well-Known Member

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    I saw that play! Up until that point I had never seen Bosworth play but had bought into all the hype when all of a sudden I saw this and laughed so hard I spurted Pepsi thru my nose. :D
     
  19. jday

    jday Well-Known Member

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    Deon got mad because he brokered a sponsorship deal between UnderArmour and Dez and Dez agreed to sponsor but preferred to actually wear Nike...or at least, that's my understanding. Anyway, good to see that they put their differences aside to mentor future Pro Football players.
     
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    Apollo Creed Stackin and Processin, Well

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