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per Garrett in PC, Looks like Holloman will not be playing again

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by BrAinPaiNt, Aug 21, 2014.

  1. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    I wonder if the neck was bothering him and he didn't say anything about it. He looked really good in the Blue-White scrimmage, but then didn't look right in the SD game. It wasn't much of a hit that knocked him out of the Ravens game.
  2. Bcrav4

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    I wonder if the cowboys will still pay him for this year. I'd hate for him to just be thrown to the street, especially with all if his future medical bills, and it's a drop in the bucket for a team worth $3+ billion.
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  3. LatinMind

    LatinMind iPhotoshop

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    maybe they didnt know until today during garretts pc? nobody reported webb hurt.
  4. LatinMind

    LatinMind iPhotoshop

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    Dallas will pay him. Jerry is loyal
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  5. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    Sad news. Very unfortunate for him.
  6. WPBCowboysFan

    WPBCowboysFan Well-Known Member

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    Here we are on page 3 and nobody is blaming Jerry for loving injury prone players? :D
  7. slick325

    slick325 Well-Known Member

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    Shame. Hopefully the injury won't affect the rest of his life. Wishing the kid luck in his other endeavors.
  8. CCBoy

    CCBoy Well-Known Member

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    Jones....the Australian revolutionary, Kelly...same concept with blame.
  9. brymatt94

    brymatt94 Well-Known Member

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    Whenever something like this happens it is heartbreaking. There was a point where I really felt it'd be Carter-Lee-Holloman for the next decade.
  10. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

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    That's terrible news. I'm going to leave the football aspect out of it. A guy who's spent 20+ years chasing a dream....to get there and to have it taken away from you......the worst feeling in the world. I feel bad for the guy.
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  11. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Well......crap.
  12. CCBoy

    CCBoy Well-Known Member

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    Thank you Brainpaint for posting the notice. DAMN!

    I hate it when injury stops a dream...
  13. Bullflop

    Bullflop Well-Known Member

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    There was speculation about this kind of a scenario being bandied about all week. Not surprising but surely disappointing.
    Methinks chances for an OLB waiver wire acquisition just rose considerably.
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  14. Derekmtl85

    Derekmtl85 Well-Known Member

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    Wow that really sucks for him.
  15. Derekmtl85

    Derekmtl85 Well-Known Member

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    I really wouldn't be surprised, he helps his players. Even his ex players (Brent).
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  16. CCBoy

    CCBoy Well-Known Member

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    #57, you brought a smile to many a Cowboys fan, while on the carpet!
  17. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

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    Unless the issue was a previously diagnosed issue that they ignored and used a draft pick for anyway (David LaFleur), you can't blame any team for an issue like this. Sucks more for Holloman, as his dreams for a long NFL career are over. Thankfully, it happened without him becoming completely incapacitated.
  18. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

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    He doesn't have a choice - he's injured. The CBA stipulates that a player cannot be waived injured without an injury settlement. What will likely happen is that they will waive injured and he will revert to injured reserve.
  19. KDM256

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    Hate to hear that about Holloman.... Injury didn't look serious in the Ravens game.
  20. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    Our LB really took a hit. Holloman was legitimate depth and a potential starter in the nickel. Imagine where we'd be at MLB if McClain didn't unretire. Now we have no depth behind an out-of-shape McClain and a potential hole in our nickel situation. The future for this LB corps is very bleak. Lee is out for the year and patience for him has to be wearing thin. Holloman is done for good. And this is probably Carter's last year.

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