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TonyPauline: Hearing right now Poe/DT/Memphis is the favorite in the Cowboys war room

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  1. cowboyjoe

    cowboyjoe Well-Known Member

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    Hearing right now Dontari Poe/DT/Memphis is the favorite in the Dallas Cowboys war room..more: http://www.draftinsider.net/

    On the Monday of the combine, when we reported the Dallas Cowboys were the favorites to sign free agent cornerback Brandon Carr, we also posted the team was looking heavily at offensive lineman Cordy Glenn. Several sources have told us in recent weeks the franchise has shifted its focus to the defensive line and as of today Memphis defensive tackle Dontari Poe is the apple of their eyes.
  2. NeonDeion21

    NeonDeion21 Well-Known Member

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    According to Tony Pauline, Poe is the "apple of their eye" for Dallas.
  3. Doomsday

    Doomsday Rising Star

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    I know a lot of people on this site are down on Poe, but I would love to see him in a Cowboys uniform.
  4. Bowdown27

    Bowdown27 Well-Known Member

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    Please no
  5. HoustonFrog

    HoustonFrog Well-Known Member

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    I know the draft isnt an exact science but everything I've read about this guy has "bust" written all over it. I just keep reading negatives.
  6. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    I doubt it.
  7. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    **** my life!! I'm ok w just about anyone at 14..literally, like 20 players..the one guy I don't want is Poe..dammit!!!!!
  8. rkell87

    rkell87 Well-Known Member

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  9. johnnyd

    johnnyd Active Member

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    meh , I'd take him over Upshaw
  10. HoosierCowboy

    HoosierCowboy Put Pearson in the HOF

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    a work out warrior--never been a player--please no
    if yes, I hope I'm very wrong
  11. johnnyd

    johnnyd Active Member

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    :laugh2:
  12. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    I would love to have him here too. Too many have their predictions or pet cats, but Poe is a more athletic version of Sapp in my opinion.
  13. Jenky

    Jenky Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Dontari Poe - DL - Player
    SI.com draft analyst Tony Pauline reports that Memphis NT Dontari Poe is the "apple of (the Cowboys') eyes" at the No. 14 overall pick.
    It's worth noting Pauline was all over the Cowboys' interest in CB Brandon Carr during Combine week. Pauline reports that Dallas looked "heavily" at Georgia G/T Cordy Glenn in Indianapolis, but has now "shifted its focus" to the defensive line, targeting Poe. In Dallas, the developmental Poe could be brought along slowly as a run-stuffing nose behind Pro Bowl starter Jay Ratliff.
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    Source: TFY Draft Insider Apr 2 - 2:35 PM

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    What's the word guys?
  14. pupulehaole

    pupulehaole Well-Known Member

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    I completely agree.
  15. reddyuta

    reddyuta Well-Known Member

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    I will start worrying when they invite him to Valley ranch but i wont freak out if they pick him(i just hope they have done their homework on him).
  16. dmq

    dmq If I'm so pretty, why am I available?

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    Guy has bust written all over him.
  17. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    Poe and Rat on the inside would be nasty.
  18. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    And yet Tony Mandorich back in the day was a can't miss. I'll trust our scouts over the fans.
  19. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    Can't say Poe would be my choice. I will say he would be a very big man in the center of the defense at 6'4" 346.
  20. cowboy_ron

    cowboy_ron You Can't Fix Stupid

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    I've seen several vids on him and I just don't see much with him

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