Vela On the Cowboys Interior Line

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by FuzzyLumpkins, Aug 18, 2013.

  1. Corso

    Corso Well-Known Member

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    Word. Truespeak.
  2. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    That is a plus.

    I just wish the weather was colder in Dallas. Maybe we could get some frozen snot on it.
  3. dogberry

    dogberry Well-Known Member

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    Reading Vela, the key metric for a center is how fast he can rotate his hips twelve inches.
  4. CowboyMcCoy

    CowboyMcCoy Business is a Boomin

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    I agree with this. If you can't see he's already the best OL we have, you should stop opining.
  5. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    There is an ideal weight for each person. If you're already at that weight, then losing more will not be beneficial.

    People generically refer to the forty, but it was actually his 10-yard time that worried people.

    Unless you're a year-around well conditioned athlete in peak condition, then comparing anything that you do physically to an NFL athlete is comparing apples to oranges.
  6. cowboys2233

    cowboys2233 Well-Known Member

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    It's not his play that's the problem. The guy is a headcase. Fine, he's looked really good in a few plays in preseason. Wait for it...
  7. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Sounds like a good skill for a male escort...
  8. Primetime42

    Primetime42 Well-Known Member

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    Escobar wasn't drafted for his blocking skills, though the hope is that he can develop them going forward. At least he doesn't show signs of being a complete meathead like his predecessor.
  9. Tobal

    Tobal Well-Known Member

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    Thomas is gone for the year, this was just my thinking during and immediately after the draft.
  10. CarlAllDay

    CarlAllDay Active Member

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    I was totally on board with you here! These were the same guys I was hoping for at the time. The Williams pick was ok to me, but I did want Phillip Thomas. He's gonna be good once he returns.
  11. Macnalty

    Macnalty Well-Known Member

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    After watching Detroit playing New England we should be happy we passed on Larry Warford, he may get better but he was a turnstile on that Oline. He would be number 7 for talent in our Oline pool maybe higher. In other words no help at all this year. We hit the lottery with the Beard no doubt and then to get T Williams hard to bash Jones family on this one.

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