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Video: Video:Michael Irvin Has a Message for his NFL Brothers

Discussion in 'News Zone' started by cowboyjoe, Jul 27, 2012.

  1. cowboyjoe

    cowboyjoe Well-Known Member

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  2. jobberone

    jobberone Kane Ala Staff Member

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    Man I love this guy. Great message. Hope those that hear it understand and take advantage of it.
  3. adbutcher

    adbutcher K9NME

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    Man I wish Dez could turn out to be half the man Mike is and was. It is not too late but Dez has a lot of ground to make up to be the heart and soul of the team like Mike.
  4. Wood

    Wood Well-Known Member

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    Impressive message by Mike.
  5. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

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    He's really a very gifted orator. So sincere, so expressive. Great pacing with the cadence and where he puts emphasis. Thanks, cowboyjoe for finding that.
  6. nablives

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    I'd pass on the "was" part, when it was pretty much anything away from the field. The current day guy seems okay though. :cool:
  7. ravidubey

    ravidubey Active Member

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    Remember, Mike was strip-searching his friends for wires and doing drugs at Dez' age.

    Irvin's come a long way since then and is trying to help others who might be going through a similar path. As someone said, the man is a gifted orator.

    Who can forget his unbelievable Hall of Fame induction speech? One of my all-time favorite Cowboys. Love him for his greatness and flaws alike.
  8. adbutcher

    adbutcher K9NME

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    On the field no one gave more. Plain and simple, he was the heart and soul of the 90's dynasty.

    We would be lucky if Dez become half the player that Mike was.
  9. ravidubey

    ravidubey Active Member

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    It's unfair to compare anyone to Mike, but I guess Bryant's playing the same position and wearing the same number makes the comparison unavoidable.

    His first two seasons have actually been more productive than Irvin's and I can't wait to see how good this kid gets.
  10. adbutcher

    adbutcher K9NME

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    He has the potential to be the best there ever was but he has to overcome a reputation of lacking a work ethic. There is a cost for being the best and I hope Dez is willing to pay it.
  11. InmanRoshi

    InmanRoshi Zone Scribe

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    Get the waders out, it's getting deep in here.

    Everytime Michael uses his quiet sincere voice, I feel the urge to stick my wallet in my boot.
  12. Fla Cowpoke

    Fla Cowpoke Well-Known Member

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    Honestly, he has one of the best voices and demeanors for that message. Can you imagine him in the huddle?

    Yes, he wasn't always the best person, but he has grown over the years and I think is a great voice for today's players to follow.
  13. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    adbutcher K9NME

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  15. marchetta

    marchetta Well-Known Member

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    There's no doubt, that man's the heart and soul of our 90's Super Bowl Cowboys! Powerful words Mike.

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