Teyo Johnson was released today...

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Tass, Nov 22, 2005.

  1. Tass

    Tass Lucky Devil

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    I know we lost Pierce for the year...wonder if Bill gives Johnson a look. He was supposed to be pretty good at one time. He's still young. I have no idea why a team as bad as AZ would release a good pass catching TE! Makes me wonder...
  2. Phrozen Phil

    Phrozen Phil Well-Known Member

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    Johnson is regarded as to slow to be an effective WR and not strong enough to be a pro TE. His rep as a "tweener" left him unable to fill a position. I don't know if he's gotten bigger or faster, but it would be interesting to know if he's developed.
  3. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    He's already been cut by the Raiders the team that drafted him. He was a bust. More of a guy you take to camp for a looksee, not now.

    SALADIN Jumper

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    I'll eat crow on this one!

    I thought that Teyo was going to be a stud. I had a chance to watch him a lot as a football player and basketball player at Stanford and he often looked like a man amongst boys.

    But geez, the Cowboys may have the best group of TE's in the NFL. What can he possibly do to crack more than a try out?
  5. Bob Sacamano

    Bob Sacamano Benched

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    in answer to your question...

  6. SmashFactorGolf

    SmashFactorGolf New Member

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    hmmmmmmmmm.....tweener.......sounds kinda like Jay Novacek
  7. Juke99

    Juke99 ...Abbey someone

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    yeah...but this is a very different offense than the one Novacek played in..
  8. Nors

    Nors Benched

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    Parcells is not looking for undersized TE's.

    He's cut twice already.

    No thanks
  9. montgod

    montgod Well-Known Member

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    He had attitude issues also....moving on.
  10. NovaCowboy

    NovaCowboy Benched

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    Ive used Teyo on my Madden team and he's led the league in receptions for tight ends two years running! Even better I think I only traded a 5th round pick for him.

    What does this mean? Absolutely nothing. Just wanted to give him props.
  11. Tass

    Tass Lucky Devil

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    Yeah, I was wondering what the deal was with him. If he has attitude issues then forget it.
  12. JackMagist

    JackMagist The Great Communicator

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    Except that Novacek had great speed for a TE. It was often said that he COULD have played WR with his speed.
  13. StanleySpadowski

    StanleySpadowski Active Member

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    The first "Mike Williams". Doesn't have the mentality to play TE nor the quickness to get separation at WR.

    When Johnson came out, some people where claiming he should be a first rounder because they looked at his numbers instead of his game.

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