Who's the fastest player on the team?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by GoodOleDays, Jul 28, 2006.

  1. GoodOleDays

    GoodOleDays New Member

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    I think T.O. could probably burn Newman..
  2. Yeagermeister

    Yeagermeister Active Member

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    Pure speed Newman

    Football speed you might be right
  3. BigDFan5

    BigDFan5 Cowboys Make me Drink

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  4. austintodallas

    austintodallas Consider Yourself Sucked

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    Newman without question. I'll never forget watching him run Randy Moss down from behind with ease.

    THUMPER Papa

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    Are you people kidding me? Terrell Owens can run faster than a cheetah, faster than the fastest car, faster than a jet! He is invincible!

    At least that's what his supporters seem to think.

    Good thing I ain't one of them. :lmao2:
  6. RealityWynn

    RealityWynn New Member

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    TNew with EASE..
  7. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

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    TO isn't a "Speed" reciever. He's got some speed, but that's not his biggest strength.

    TO wouldn't even finish 5th on the team in a 40 yard dash.
  8. CM Duck

    CM Duck I'm breaking the 4th wall...

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    is Tyson Thompson still on the roster?

    I would say it would be a coin toss between him and T-New.
  9. roughneck266

    roughneck266 Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Flozell of course. Close second by Gurode. Like lightnin I am tellin ya!
  10. Crown Royal

    Crown Royal Insulin Beware

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    Newman, Glenn, some of the youngsters.

    I don't care what it is, a race, football speed or a hot dog eating contest, Newman is faster than TO anyday.
  11. Qwickdraw

    Qwickdraw Benched

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    No way.
    Not even close.

    T New would dust T.O.
  12. superpunk

    superpunk Benched

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    Pat Watkins.

    And, I've heard that he's tall.
  13. TEK2000

    TEK2000 New Member

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    Not a bad point, Watkins is suppose to be pretty fast... but I'm gonna go with the 2 time Big 12 100 Meter Dash champion Terrence Newman.
  14. jterrell

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    Newman, Thompson, Aaron Glenn, TO have all posted sub 4.3 times.

    Newman is the fastest on paper.

    Terry Glenn might be the hardest to run with because of his quickness.

    TO is the hardest to deal with overall because he moves so well with real power. He can toss you then run his 4.3 while you are trying to get your balance back. There are plenty of internet articles about his raw speed.

    Tyson Thompson might be a bit too fast as a RB. He can flat burn but he doesn't always see the hole and explode. He explodes then runs into the holes. Thats why he is really only useful on sweeps right now. His feet are faster than his eyes.

    Aaron Glenn is obviously not at his fastest this late in his career but as a younger player he was extremely fast and covered the other team's fastest WRs one on one with ease. He is clearly not as fast nowadays as Santana Moss.

    All 4 of those guys were track stars. Thompson was the fastest kid in Texas, Newman in Kansas.
  15. austintodallas

    austintodallas Consider Yourself Sucked

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    Nice synopsis jterrell! Thanks. That should just about wrap this thread up.
  16. NorTex

    NorTex Well-Known Member

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    Owens has continued to work on improving his speed...I believe he is the fastest on the team.
  17. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    The fact that Randall Williams was called the fastest player on Dallas teams for years should show everyone how worthless the distinction is. Who cares?
  18. jterrell

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    Speed does matter. Players respect it. They do race each other quite often.

    Randel Williams problem is that he is simply not a football player.
    He was a track kid from NYC.

    Had he been raised in Texas he's be a Pro Bowler right now:)~
  19. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    What did Williams' distinction get him?

    A job on special teams.

    I don't care how many teammates you beat in a sprint.

    Good players make plays. They run the correct routes. They make the right decisions. Anyone with a pair of cleats can run fast. The key is finding those that can do both. And most of the time, those that own the speed records are deficient in many other parts of their game.

    I guess this distinction means something in terms of locker room bragging rights, but in the general scheme of things, it is relatively useless.
  20. InmanRoshi

    InmanRoshi Zone Scribe

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    Newman can cover TO. TO could never cover Newman.

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