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Bears release Fendi Onobun

Discussion in 'RAMS - NFL TALK' started by RamsJunkie, Jun 19, 2014.

  1. RamsJunkie Active Member

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    Bears released TE Fendi Onobun.
    Onobun's release comes after a drop-filled minicamp performance. An annual t-shirt and shorts star, Onobun couldn't even make it to camp this season. Onobun's lone two regular-season receptions came all the way back in 2010 with the Rams.
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    Jun 19 - 3:16 PM


    I always thought this guy had a shot eventually. Thought it would take 3 years or so for him to get it but this was probably his last shot.
     
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  2. RamFan503 Grill and Brew Master

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    Yeah - I thought he'd make it too. Bummer for him. Kinda glad he didn't light it up for some other team.
     
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  3. Psycho_X Member

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    Shocker. I'm impressed he's made it this long on a roster.
     
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  4. mr.stlouis Well-Known Member

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    I thought he would be Jared Cook, really did. I don't get how you can linger in the NFL this long and still not catch the football. Baffles me...
     
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  5. CGI_Ram Hamburger Connoisseur

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    Unleash the Onobun!
     
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  6. Alaskan Ram Last Frontier Member

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  7. Akrasian Member

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    I always figured he would make it as a red zone target if nothing else, with his experience leaping for rebounds. I guess if you just can't hold onto the different shaped ball and can't block, you just aren't useful even if you are really tall and can jump high.
     
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  8. ZigZagRam Well-Known Member

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    I'm starting to think he may not have what it takes to make the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
     
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  9. CGI_Ram Hamburger Connoisseur

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    Maybe he can train with Dominique Byrd and can turn it around?
     
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  10. ZigZagRam Well-Known Member

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    Is Erik Jensen busy?
     
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  11. Faceplant Well-Known Member

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    Dudes "Pro Day" was a spectacle. Pretty sure it is the only reason he lasted this long. He just didn't look the same size in pads to me. Maybe it was the # (46 or whatever it was), but he looked shorter and slower than I imagined he would.
     
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  12. TheDYVKX THE D

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    How did he even make it onto the Bears roster? He's awful.
     
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  13. LesBaker Mr. Savant

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    So that's it? You're just throwing in the towel and giving up on him?
     
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  14. Rambition Member

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    it's a shame. i am going to miss hearing (and saying) that world-class name.
     
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  15. -X- Not into the whole brevity thing.

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  16. ZigZagRam Well-Known Member

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    He'll always have a special place in my heart next to Richard Angulo, Dan Curley, and Jerome Collins.
     
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