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Old 01-05-2011   #1
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Default For the love of God... We NEED a space eating NT now more than ever!

We have been angry with the front office for years over this, a big body in the middle. This should be the year we get a big boy on the front line of our defense.

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We have been angry with the front office for years over this, a big body in the middle. This should be the year we get a big boy on the front line of our defense.

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Better hope it's a FA of some kind, because if they expect a rookie to come in and man the nose in a 3-4 it could be awfully ugly here again.
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Better hope it's a FA of some kind, because if they expect a rookie to come in and man the nose in a 3-4 it could be awfully ugly here again.
Or trade. Bye bye Amobi!
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Default Re: For the love of God... We NEED a space eating NT now more than ever!

I dunno...Jay Ratliff played 3-4 as their NT...at 6-4, 300...which isn't near the space eater that more 3-4s covet.

It's going to one interesting off-season.
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Default Re: For the love of God... We NEED a space eating NT now more than ever!

Get a couple of fat bodies, but start Mario there. Let Amobi and Smith play the ends. That way you can start off upgrading your DB's and LB's and also upgrading your interior O-line and receivers...
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I dunno...Jay Ratliff played 3-4 as their NT...at 6-4, 300...which isn't near the space eater that more 3-4s covet.

It's going to one interesting off-season.
Yeah, and at San Diego, he had 348 lb. (cough, cough) Jamal Williams.

Both Ratliff and Williams are/were pro-bowlers, so it will be interesting to see what we end up with. It's kind of nice to know that there's not just one kind of guy who can fit Wade's defense at that position.
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LOL. Is that your nominee for Texans Space Eating NT?

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Get a couple of fat bodies, but start Mario there. Let Amobi and Smith play the ends. That way you can start off upgrading your DB's and LB's and also upgrading your interior O-line and receivers...
Where on the interior line though? RG?

Center and Left Guard were great this year compared to years past.
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LOL. Is that your nominee for Texans Eating Pro-bowler?


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Default Re: For the love of God... We NEED a space eating NT now more than ever!

Mario agrees with you.

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Williams also said the Texans will need to get a massive nose tackle to clog the middle to make a 3-4 alignment work.

"We've got big guys, but it's just a totally different animal," he said.


http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=5992848

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LOL. Is that your nominee for Texans Space Eating NT?

Looks like he's eatin' a whole lot more than space.
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Who ever puts food within 100 feet of this man within a 1-month period
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We can probably sign this guy to a contract!

I was wondering whatever happened to Ron Dayne.
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Offer a 5th round pick for Shaun Rogers.
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Offer a 5th round pick for Shaun Rogers.
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