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Ratliff and Bernadeau to begin camp on PUP

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Nation, Jul 21, 2013.

  1. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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  2. TheFinisher

    TheFinisher Well-Known Member

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    Hamstring injuries during a conditioning test usually suggests they're out of shape.

    Would make sense because IIRC Ratliff and Mack both had nagging injuries this off-season, probably limited what they did conditioning wise.
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  3. Ren

    Ren Well-Known Member

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    So much for DL being a strength
  4. Teague31

    Teague31 Defender of the Star

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    Here we go again. Livings and Bern hurt again. Time to cut our loses and move on from those two bums
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  5. Vertigo_17

    Vertigo_17 Well-Known Member

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    Not panicking yet, but it is discouraging to say the least.
  6. TheSport78

    TheSport78 The Excellence of Execution

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    It never was. Just more Jerry snake oil :D
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  7. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    I don't think I would lose perspective at this point.
  8. ninja

    ninja Numbnuts

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    Even though I doubted Ratliff would make it through camp without an injury, I didn't expect him to injure himself taking a conditioning test. It was a bad move re-signing and restructuring Ratliff. At least it happened early, and the Cowboys can get a head start on his replacement. Hopefully, the Cowboys will come to the realization that this is Ratliff's last year and he probably won't produce much this year. More penalties than sacks is about all one can realistically expect from Ratliff at this stage. Time to move on.
  9. TheFinisher

    TheFinisher Well-Known Member

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    No one would blink if they cut Cook.

    If Garrett really wanted to send a message he would hand Ratliff his walking papers. Cutting someone like that would get the attention of the locker room.
  10. Blue Eyed Devil

    Blue Eyed Devil Active Member

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    Are you telling me our 32 year old undersized nose tackle who missed all last year due to injuries might be an injury risk?

    Who could have seen this coming?
  11. Teague31

    Teague31 Defender of the Star

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    Time to coddle the veterans.
  12. unionjack8

    unionjack8 Well-Known Member

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    Mack had a shoulder injury. Thats nothing to stop him from putting hours in on a stationary bike and doing work in a swimming pool with the use of a float to do leg work and cardio work
  13. Blue Eyed Devil

    Blue Eyed Devil Active Member

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    Why would Bernie care if he's in shape or not? They restructured him this off-season so he's already guaranteed to get paid all his money for this season whether he plays a down of football or not.
  14. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Well it's not going to happen before the end of the 2013 season.
  15. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    And make a mess out of our cap.
  16. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Like Sport said...queue the Floyd guys.
    I will say, you cannot have it all in the draft...but

    Those of us really wanting either Sharriff Floyd (run to the podium) in the 1st round, John Hankins in the 2nd, John Jenkins (prob too big) or maybe Jordan Hill in the 3rd are really groaning right now.
  17. AmberBeer

    AmberBeer Well-Known Member

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    Chill out folks. It's the first day of camp. First game's not until SEP 5th!!.
  18. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    People calm down it's the VERY first practice of training camp, they will be fine....
  19. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    When was the last time Livings and Bernadeau participated in anything?
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  20. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    Call me skeptical.

    Same guys somehow not able to practice again. I'm more inclined to believe that they're milking the situation for all it's worth and don't really want to practice.

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