New Rico Gather's video and message

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by waldoputty, Mar 20, 2017.

  1. ferrispata

    ferrispata Active Member

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    That's what it appeared to me also. Needs to make his cuts a little better too. But he is a large dude.
     
  2. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

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    I agree. His routes weren't very sharp. He just mainly used his size as an advantage. I'm sure there were a lot more plays in practice where that didn't work than there were where he won that battle.
     
  3. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    So was another TE the Cowboys drafted a few years ago that is about to retire as a HOFer.
     
  4. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    Exactly!!! Our boy Rico is going to be poised to breakout.
     
  5. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    Yeah. Witten has always looked snail slow but history speaks for itself.
     
  6. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    #WalkingTouchdown
     
  7. OldCoach

    OldCoach Active Member

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    When you are that big, half of your body is always open unless they got a double team
     
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  8. StarBoyz83

    StarBoyz83 Well-Known Member

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    Love using him on madden he's almost unstoppable! !.
     
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  9. slick325

    slick325 Well-Known Member

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    He's a big fella...Byron is a baller but a guy that big is tough to handle.

    As an aside, @ricogatherssr...strong hashtag game young fella and nice reference...#MightJustGetHitWithTheRICO (shout to Meek Mill and Drake during better times right before the storm. LOL!)
     
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  10. JBell523

    JBell523 That's still my Quarterback

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    Love the guy's confidence. Lot of similarities to Martellus Bennett.
     
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  11. Denim Chicken

    Denim Chicken Well-Known Member

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    Let's hope not too many.
     
  12. Proof

    Proof Well-Known Member

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    I'm intrigued
     
  13. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    I think about the only thing you can possibly take away from this is that he doesn't need to be wide open to make a catch...In Practice....
     
  14. rat2k8

    rat2k8 Well-Known Member

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    Advice to Jaylon and Rico less Social media and more results on the field!!!
     
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  15. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    I just don't see it at all with this guy. Can't get the preseason out of my head from last year. Worst blocker I've ever witnessed in an NFL uniform.

    I guess we'll see.
     
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  16. BAZ

    BAZ Drunken Mick

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    Bennett signed with the Packers.
     
  17. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

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    Yes, but that one has always run excellent routes. Rico has a long way to go in that regard, but he should.

    I'm just happy he can catch the ball at this point.
     
  18. waldoputty

    waldoputty Well-Known Member

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    Thanks bro.
    Just did 2 hours of a 6 hour drive from LA to SF.
    Talk later, no butter

    Here is a 'relevant' pic that was a thorn in my side from the good old days
    Dwight Clark 6'4" 212lb
    Rico 6'8" 290lb
    Harold Carmichael 6'8" 225lb
    PRO DAY RESULTS - you can make him a daddy if te does not work
    40-yard dash: 4.75 seconds
    Broad jump: 9 feet, 7 inches
    Short shuttle: 4.56 seconds

    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Mar 20, 2017
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  19. GhostOfPelleur

    GhostOfPelleur Well-Known Member

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    Sometimes all you need is one attribute that you can lean on to play in the league. His size could be all he needs
     
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  20. LocimusPrime

    LocimusPrime Well-Known Member

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    I saw him catch that TD on #31.....so he's right on par with all the other TEs
    :muttley::muttley::muttley: Or should I be :banghead::banghead::banghead: for #31
     
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