ARob signs with Giants

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  1. gocubs2118

    gocubs2118 Well-Known Member

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    Per his twitter. Good for him and he'll be there with Sims.
     
  2. CysRage

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    Awesome! :yes:
     
  3. CyCrazy

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    Good deal, good luck A-rob.
     
  4. Erik4Cy

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    WTG A-ROB!
     
  5. MissouriCyclone

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    cyhiphopp Well-Known Member

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    Man, I'm gonna have to start rooting for the Giants.
     
  7. junckerl

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    Wow Sims, ARob and Iowas Sash all to the Giants to join Sage there. The state of Iowa is well represented on the Giants team.
     
  8. Cyclonestate78

    Cyclonestate78 Well-Known Member

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    Agreed. This is a great opportunity for him.
     
  9. JustRedman

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    Very Nice! I hope everything works out and we see him and Sims playing on Sundays. As other have said, I'm going to have to start liking the Giants.
     
  10. clonefanpaul

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    A-Rob did NOT sign with giants. He got offered the opportunity to try out for them (per A-Robs twitter.)


    [​IMG] @ARobinson_ Alexander Robinson


    I see all the tweets and thank you all for the love! To clear it up I was not SIGNED I got offered the opportunity to try out for the Giants
     
  11. tm3308

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    Regardless, I think he would stand a solid chance of making it. He's a good back, his only problem has been health. But in a guy like him, the Giants wouldn't be looking for a feature back anyway, so his health wouldn't be as big of a concern.
     
  12. jj-cyclones

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    It's an uphill battle...to say the least.
     
  13. twojman

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    Congrats AROB, you deserve it!
     
  14. Wesley

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    Going with Giants. Pats are history.
     
  15. twojman

    twojman Well-Known Member

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    LOL
     
  16. rebecacy

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    HE DID NOT SIGN __ HE WAS INVITED TO WORK_OUT.............. If THIS WAS BROADWAY, He just got invited to a Casting call ----- 1 in 150.....maybe -- Still hope of all hope he makes it.
     
  17. Frak

    Frak Well-Known Member

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    Marquis Hamilton had a tryout with the Vikes and made it all the way to the last cut. Uphill battle for sure, though.
     
  18. Frak

    Frak Well-Known Member

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    The problem with ARob is that he's small and doesn't have top end speed. He was a productive college back when healthy, but in the pros, he's not an every down back and he doesn't have the speed or elusiveness to be a 3rd down back. He doesn't really have a position in the NFL. ARob does a lot of things well, but nothing great. For an NFL 3rd down or change of pace back, you want someone like Noel from WVU who can flat out fly. I wish him well, but I don't think he has much of a chance.
     
  19. sdillon500

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    Yeah, ARob's best attributes are his intelligence & his work ethic. He's a good athlete, but not world class. That said, he knows the game inside & out and isn't going to **** a play up. If he can catch on with the Giant's special teams unit, he could be an asset. If ARob was on the field last year, do you really think he would have let this happen?

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-aU3MCC_OM"]‪Desean Jackson Punt Return TD for Eagles Win vs Giants 12-19-2010‬‏ - YouTube[/ame]
     
  20. ZJohnson

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    Wish him the best of luck, he is a true Clone. Hope he goes somewhere else though, I will not bring myself to cheer for the Little Giants.
     

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