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    Why would you let him back in

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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    because just like some starry eyed school girls think they can tame that wild, bad boy, on a moped, there are some NFL coaches who think they can wrangle in and control any misfit player the league coughs out at them. For crying out loud, Ryan Leaf got 2 more chances after San Diego. Why would Russell be any different? You're talking about ball coaches with mega egos, here.

    Remember, Mike Shanahan drafted Maurice Clarett in the 3rd round. How is taking a look at Jamarcus uncharacteristic for him at all?


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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    If Shanahan thinks McNabb's "cardiovascular condition" is questionable, what does he think Russell's is going to be like? If Russell gets cut he's gonna bleed gravy.



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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    because just like some starry eyed school girls think they can tame that wild, bad boy, on a moped, there are some NFL coaches who think they can wrangle in and control any misfit player the league coughs out at them. For crying out loud, Ryan Leaf got 2 more chances after San Diego. Why would Russell be any different? You're talking about ball coaches with mega egos, here.

    Remember, Mike Shanahan drafted Maurice Clarett in the 3rd round. How is taking a look at Jamarcus uncharacteristic for him at all?
    I just find it funny that he thought McNabb was fat and slow, so he brings in this guy.


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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    You think McNabb knows how to make some tasty purple drink? I doubt it, they need somebody like JaMarcus to mix that **** up for the team, get the clubhouse loose.



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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    I just find it funny that he thought McNabb was fat and slow, so he brings in this guy.
    Irony?



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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Are they bringing him in to play QB or on the OL?



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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Quote Originally Posted by CyJack13 View Post
    You think McNabb knows how to make some tasty purple drink? I doubt it, they need somebody like JaMarcus to mix that **** up for the team, get the clubhouse loose.
    It's drank, homey. Get it right.


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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Remember L. Phillips from the Huskers?



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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Quote Originally Posted by rebecacy View Post
    Remember L. Phillips from the Huskers?
    Russell may be an idiot, but he is no where near the level of Lawrence Phillips.



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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Quote Originally Posted by CYphyllis View Post
    Russell may be an idiot, but he is no where near the level of Lawrence Phillips.
    Truth, LP is pure scum.



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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Quote Originally Posted by rebecacy View Post
    Remember L. Phillips from the Huskers?

    This. It doesn't shock me at all anymore when guys get second and third chances.


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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Quote Originally Posted by ca4cy View Post
    If Shanahan thinks McNabb's "cardiovascular condition" is questionable, what does he think Russell's is going to be like? If Russell gets cut he's gonna bleed gravy.
    Mmmmmm - gravy...


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    Re: Why would you let him back in

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    Because:
    1) Players with extraordinary talent can change the game.
    2) The pressure to win now is immense in the NFL.

    Combine those two together and it creates a situation where coaches are willing to take risks on players with issues. Many/most times it doesn't work out, but if a coach gets lucky an hits one that does pan out, he might be able to ride his gamble to the playoffs and beyond.


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