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I thought _______ would be a huge star!

Discussion in 'RAMS - NFL TALK' started by Boffo97, Jul 14, 2014.

  1. RamzFanz Well-Known Member

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    Pead and Quick are trying their damndest to make my list.
     
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  2. Billy Baroo How about a Fresca?

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    AJ Green not a star? (n)
     
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  3. JackDRams Active Member

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    How about Donnie freakin Avery? We could of had Desean Jackson. Hopes were real high for Donnie.
     
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  4. Dodgersrf Well-Known Member

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    I was pissed when we took J. Smith over Mark Sanchez. I thought Sanchez was going to be a very good qb.
    So, yeah. Mark Sanchez.
     
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  5. flv 

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    I thought AJ Green would be very good but not someone who could play all over the field. It's a mistake you can make if you become fixated on size/strength/speed etc. There are plenty of people who write off RG3 and Manziel because of their size. I won't be 1 of them. There are people who think Tavon Austin is too small, but he's a more physical blocker than people expect. Lesson learned.
     
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  6. Boffo97 Still legal in 17 states!

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    Even before the regime change, Linehan kept trying to change what he was rather than use the player he got. Carriker suffered from this as well.

    We could have had Desean Jackson. But I don't think he would have done much better than Avery (who was really killed by injuries) with his attitude.

    Now that we're better than we were, sure. But then, no. You don't need a diva in the locker room when you're rebuilding from scratch.
     
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  7. PowayRamFan Well-Known Member

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    Robert Thomas.
    I am a staunch UCLA supporter and I loved this guy. Met him shortly after he was drafted and was thinking he would kill for that defense......not.
     
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  8. ZigZagRam Well-Known Member

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    Not a Rams player but Mark Ingram.

    I still look at his tape and wonder what the heck happened. He was a beast.
     
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  9. DCH This IS my 'oh' face.

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    Er, yeah... I missed the last part of the OP. I'm still convinced Jones is going to be a beast.
     
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  10. DCH This IS my 'oh' face.

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    Oh, Limas Sweed and Devin Thomas. Thought those dudes would be the tits.
     
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  11. Thordaddy Binding you with ancient logic

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    but they turned out to be boobs
     
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  12. PrometheusFaulk Active Member

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    Also, while we're doing the whole humility thing, I thought Randy Moss was gonna suck.
     
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  13. Memphis Ram Well-Known Member

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    Wake Forest LB Aaron Curry & Florida State DE Andre Wadsworth seem to fit the bill.

    Can't say I thought they would be huge stars, but as far as actual Rams, no one in the world was going to be able to convince me that 2001 draftees LB Brian Allen and WR Milton Wynn weren't the steals of the 2001 draft.
     
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  14. DaveFan'51 Well-Known Member

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    Givens. after the way he started I thought we had our #1. Now I think every coach in the NFL has his number!
     
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  15. CGI_Ram Hamburger Connoisseur Staff

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    Trent Richardson

    I can't believe how bad he's been.
     
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  16. Boffo97 Still legal in 17 states!

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    So you're saying you dislike a pair of boobs? ;)
     
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  17. Jorgeh0605 You had me at meat tornado.

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    Aaron Curry, I remember really really wanting Aaron Curry. Turns out we lost out on that draft either way...
     
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  18. LesBaker Mr. Savant

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    I wasn't going to say this out of fear of public humiliation but since other guys have copped to some duds......

    Trung. freakin'. Canidate.
     
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  19. RamsOfCastamere Active Member

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    Reggie Bush
     
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  20. Memento Your (Somewhat) Friendly Neighborhood Authoress.

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    I thought that Klopfenstein would be our own Jason Witten, to be honest. Turns out that he couldn't hack it in the NFL.
     
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