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    Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    Insight Bowl Notebook: NFL star visits; Rhoads' son works out | desmoinesregister.com | The Des Moines Register

    I thought this was very cool. They've been apart for years, but he still took time out to visit CPR and the Clones. And they probably didn't even cross paths much at Pitt being on either side of the ball. Says a lot about Fitzgerald and CPR IMO.



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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    Wow, that interesting on Smith's background



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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    I think that I have heard that CPR was the one who locked up Fitzgerald at Pitt. He has a pretty phenominal recruiting reputation. Whatever school he was at, they would send CPR to lock in a kid whether he was on the offensive or defensive side of the ball. From the looks of his 1st recruiting class here, I don't think much has changed at all.



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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone90 View Post
    Insight Bowl Notebook: NFL star visits; Rhoads' son works out | desmoinesregister.com | The Des Moines Register

    I thought this was very cool. They've been apart for years, but he still took time out to visit CPR and the Clones. And they probably didn't even cross paths much at Pitt being on either side of the ball. Says a lot about Fitzgerald and CPR IMO.
    Too bad Fitzgerald couldn't spend an afternoon with our WRs. I've heard he's one of the hardest working players in the league.


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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    Wow, that interesting on Smith's background
    there was a whole article about it earlier in the year.. I would look it up but I have to shut off my phone because we are about to take off


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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by flynnhicks03 View Post
    Fitzgerald's one of the hardest working players in the league.
    I believe there is definitely some truth in that statement.



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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by flynnhicks03 View Post
    Too bad Fitzgerald couldn't spend an afternoon with our WRs. I've heard he's one of the hardest working players in the league.
    That would be sweet, but probably breaks all sorts of rules.



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    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    That would be sweet, but probably breaks all sorts of rules.
    Ya, I don't know how that would work if it was supervised by our staff. I no it is a no-no if they do it privately.


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    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    Ya, I don't know how that would work if it was supervised by our staff. I no it is a no-no if they do it privately.
    Why is that? He cant show up as a mentor or anything? Even if no money is exchanged?



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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    What if he's a friend of their coach? I can't imagine this is breaking the rules.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Erik4Cy View Post
    I believe there is definitely some truth in that statement.
    ESPN had a show on his offseason training camp. Unreal.


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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    I don't know, I just would hate to see our whole receiving corps get Dez Bryant-ed


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    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    I don't know, I just would hate to see our whole receiving corps to Dez Bryant-ed
    yeah, i was going to input how Dez Bryant would weigh in on this topic -

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    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    Why is that? He cant show up as a mentor or anything? Even if no money is exchanged?
    I would assume it would be to control the attempts of agents to get in touch. Dez Bryant was being questioned about this very subject when he lied. That was the intitial cause of questioning. I would think, though, if ti was like a little seminar or camp type thing for the whole team, it may be ok.


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    Re: Fitzgerald visits Rhoads

    it's probably ok as long as they don't lie about working out with him if the NCAA asks



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