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Old 08-24-2012, 02:22 PM   #91
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marvcus patton was a beast
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Loved patton. Sterling palmer not so much. Lol
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Old 08-24-2012, 03:05 PM   #94
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One of my all time favorites. He has been mentioned but God does he fit the theme of this thread.
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Here's something I bet no one other than Vince Coleman knows:



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Story was, Vince was a good punter in college and tried to make the Redskins as a punter. His cousin was a punter on the Vikings, Greg Coleman.

Well, the Redskins noticed his speed and wanted to make him a wide receiver, bur he sprained his ankle, sat out camp and chose baseball...where he was a base-stealing machine. We'll never see anyone steal 145 bases in 113 games again!

Hey, the Skins had it right...wow, what could have been. Too bad he was a Cowboys fan though.

SI article on it:
It's a bird, it's a plane, no, it's the Cardinals' Vince - 06.17.85 - SI Vault



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Old 08-24-2012, 04:41 PM   #96
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did anyone say skip hicks?
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Here's something I bet no one other than Vince Coleman knows:



(read back of card):






Story was, Vince was a good punter in college and tried to make the Redskins as a punter. His cousin was a punter on the Vikings, Greg Coleman.

Well, the Redskins noticed his speed and wanted to make him a wide receiver, bur he sprained his ankle, sat out camp and chose baseball...where he was a base-stealing machine. We'll never see anyone steal 145 bases in 113 games again!

Hey, the Skins had it right...wow, what could have been. Too bad he was a Cowboys fan though.

SI article on it:
It's a bird, it's a plane, no, it's the Cardinals' Vince - 06.17.85 - SI Vault



I think I just won the thread.
I knew it. Thought you'd be the one to mention Andre the Giant
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Fred Phelps (Michaels dad) is another:


Phelps was born and raised in the Rodgers Forge neighborhood of Towson, Maryland, located just north of Baltimore.[7] Michael is the youngest of three children. His mother, Deborah Sue "Debbie" (née Davisson), is a middle school principal.[8] His father, Michael Fred Phelps, is a retired Maryland state trooper who played football in high school and college and tried out for the Washington Redskins in the 1970s.
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No love for my man Larry Centers??
i was wondering if someone was going bring up larry, i loved that guy.

also loved lav coles when he was here. i rememebr one game where his finger got dislocated and he popped it back in and went on to finish the game. he was a best across the middle.
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DL , McDole and Talbert , hated the cowboys ! DB - KR , Eddie Brown , had a heck of a game on a mudd soaked field vs the ST. Louis Cardinals '74 / '75 . D. Warren, Milot , Coleman and Olkewics , made our ' 79 draft and help win some rings during the 80's ! OL R. McKenzie , the man played nearly all positions and was a true Redskin .
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did anyone say skip hicks?
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Jean Fugett. He played TE for George Allen's Redskins and was chosen for the pro bowl after the 1977 season. A lot of older Redskins fans probably don't remember him.
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just saw rock cartwright in the 49ers game, this is his 11th year in the league! good for him, i'll never forget his ko return for a td vs dallas in 2006.
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Jean Fugett. He played TE for George Allen's Redskins and was chosen for the pro bowl after the 1977 season. A lot of older Redskins fans probably don't remember him.
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