Can we all now see why they kept hanging onto Randy Gregory?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by cowboybish, Nov 26, 2020.

  1. cowboybish

    cowboybish Well-Known Member

    266 Messages
    561 Likes Received
    Can we all now see why they kept hanging onto Randy Gregory. He is a gifted player.
  2. TheCowboy

    TheCowboy Well-Known Member

    2,754 Messages
    832 Likes Received
    He’s gifted but don’t resign him because he’ll start playing like **** like everyone else who gets resigned.
    Cowfan75, jwitten82, Asklesko and 3 others like this.
  3. ArtClink

    ArtClink Well-Known Member

    1,020 Messages
    1,679 Likes Received
    Lol, Gregory has yet to play a 16 season and its been 5 yrs. Hes suspended half the time anyway
    jwitten82, Twin928 and Bob-Lillys-War like this.
  4. Bob-Lillys-War

    Bob-Lillys-War Well-Known Member

    14,343 Messages
    14,217 Likes Received
    agreed, Gregory has yet to play a full season . we cant hold on to this type of players ...
    jwitten82 likes this.
  5. Kaiser

    Kaiser Well-Known Member

    16,630 Messages
    28,432 Likes Received
    If you put good DTs next to him that hold the LOS, he could do really well in this designated pass rusher role.
  6. BrAinPaiNt

    BrAinPaiNt BP is not impressed with your post Admin

    74,174 Messages
    30,431 Likes Received
    He might be one of the best sideline diving players ever... Future HOFer
  7. plymkr

    plymkr Well-Known Member

    3,922 Messages
    4,977 Likes Received
    Yep, he is a bright spot in this bad season. Him and Schultz are my biggest surprises.
  8. plymkr

    plymkr Well-Known Member

    3,922 Messages
    4,977 Likes Received
    Hahaha, I screamed at the TV, "Did you catch the mouse?"
    Dale and Proof like this.
  9. Kingofholland

    Kingofholland Well-Known Member

    1,921 Messages
    1,766 Likes Received
    I have no problem holding onto Gregory. Low contract values and didn't really take up a roster spot. He's flashed talent and knowing the marijuana rules would change it was a low risk gamble.
    America's Cowboy and 817Gill like this.
  10. Proof

    Proof Well-Known Member

    6,899 Messages
    8,361 Likes Received
    do you understand the premise of the thread?
  11. texbumthelife

    texbumthelife Well-Known Member

    18,257 Messages
    17,481 Likes Received
    The talent is obviously there. That's never been a questions though. The question has always been his off the field decisions, primarily with weed, and his heart for the game. I don't think there is any chance at this point in his career he signs a prohibitive contract, so there's no reason not to keep him around. I agree, however, that you also dont rely heavily or exclusively on him.

    He sure does make a good companion to Tank though. Put a real DT between them and you've got a chance to rely do some damage.
    visionary and 817Gill like this.
  12. ChronicCowboy

    ChronicCowboy Well-Known Member

    3,083 Messages
    5,716 Likes Received
    He’s a quality starter but it hasn’t resulted in much defensive success over the past 6 quarters. Too many gaping holes and too much suckage in the secondary.
  13. LucaBrasi

    LucaBrasi Sleeps with the fishes Zone Supporter

    4,952 Messages
    5,803 Likes Received
    Oh, RG has terrific talent. Hard to see any other NFL franchise sticking with a guy that’s played 32 games in a nearly 6 year career. Probably only in Dallas, where the GM can’t be fired for picks like that an accountability is just an afterthought.

    I’m not dogging Gregory, he’s got plenty of demons, but spending a 2nd rounder on a guy that’s been available 32 of a possible 91 games usually gets a GM fired...well unless the GM is also the owner
    Cowfan75 and 75boyz like this.
  14. Aven8

    Aven8 Well-Known Member

    19,264 Messages
    25,347 Likes Received
    He’s always been our most gifted Rusher since we drafted him. It was always about availability with him.
    jay94 and 817Gill like this.
  15. robjay04

    robjay04 Well-Known Member

    6,192 Messages
    13,805 Likes Received
    how is that relevant to the post?
    OGCowboy and America's Cowboy like this.
  16. J12B

    J12B Well-Known Member

    3,760 Messages
    10,717 Likes Received
    Lawrence, Cooper and Martin are the exception.
  17. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

    42,355 Messages
    35,170 Likes Received
    They already re-signed him this offseason on a short term deal.
  18. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

    42,355 Messages
    35,170 Likes Received
    Its nearly everyone they re-signed...only people that burned them was Zeke, Crawford and Jaylon.....
    waving monkey likes this.
  19. Sasquatch

    Sasquatch Lost in the Woods

    7,129 Messages
    2,348 Likes Received
    For a couple of games at least, he will give Jerry a reason to brag about his ability to get draft day steals.
  20. buybuydandavis

    buybuydandavis Well-Known Member

    17,580 Messages
    15,145 Likes Received
    Counting playoffs, Gregory played 16 in 2018.

    Any judgment on Gregory's availability for the future should take into account that the NFL's rules on pot have changed. Gregory is probably *never* suspended in those 5 years if the current rules had been in place for them.

Share This Page