Accursed fish!

Discussion in 'PatsFans.com - Patriots Fan Forum' started by Box_O_Rocks, Dec 28, 2006.

  1. Box_O_Rocks

    Box_O_Rocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

  2. Tunescribe

    Tunescribe PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    #61 Jersey

  3. zippo59

    zippo59 Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    He's only on their practice squad. If they wanted him back they could get him.
     
  4. Box_O_Rocks

    Box_O_Rocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Yeh, but it's still Saban poaching. I was looking for him to sign a futures contract soon.
     
  5. IcyPatriot

    IcyPatriot ------------- PatsFans.com Supporter

    #24 Jersey

    Gus friggin' Scott is out of position on too many plays...

    Saban may be crazy .... but certainly he cannot be stupid enough
    to think he will glean anything from Gus Scott other than the stained turf imprinted uniform of Gus Scott ... (Hey Saban...beware ... noticable wear on the back end from being shoved backwards all the time).
     
  6. Box_O_Rocks

    Box_O_Rocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    You've gotten your wish, a NEMpost if I ever stepped in one. All-Pro can't be far off now.
     
  7. Seneschal2

    Seneschal2 In the Starting Line-Up

    I'd guess the same. Doubt they sit in the stands together and scout the draft prospects (like they used to). Divisional rivals make for fewer phone consultations too. Mutual respect will not be severed however...

    Scott: Had high hopes for him when he was drafted. It's easy to see why Saban is interested -- BB and he like the same kind of player (especially DBs).
     
  8. cstjohn17

    cstjohn17 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    #54 Jersey

    Big freaking deal. Scott = total bust. He is no M. Hill but he is close.

    He has done nothing to prove he is more than the 60th player on a roster. The Dolphins can have him and any other player that can't even beat out two punters to make a practice squad.

    2006 Summary
    - He was cut by the Patriots (twice)
    - He was cut by Houston (repeat cut by the Texans)
    - He was cut by the Jets

    I may be missing other teams that cut him as well. Look at our Safeties under contract next year, is he better than any of them?

    Harrison, Wilson, Hawkins, Sanders, Andrews plus Mitchell & Jones



     
  9. zippo59

    zippo59 Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    The most remarkable thing about Gus Scott is to me he looks like the rapper 50 cent.
     
  10. mcbee

    mcbee Banned

    Total bust. They didn't even grab him from the pats practice squad. He didn't make that. Straight from the team to the trash heap.

    I remember when they drafted him, I was like, "who"? He was the 20th ranked safety on one list I saw.

    Plus he's like 5'10", 195, but seemed smaller when trying to tackle.
     
  11. csfoster

    csfoster Practice Squad Player


    Saban is definitely crazy and apparently stupid because nothing else explains him going for a tying field goal against the Jets with 3 minutes to go instead of going for the 1st down on 4th down/1 yard to go on the Jets seven yard line.

    Even if he had not made it chances are Miami would have gotten the ball back in great field position with enough time for a field goal but by going for the 1st down and then a TD the Jets would likely have had no time left to score a TD to win.

    The point is non-playoff bound Miami had nothing to lose by going for a TD at the end of the game and everything to gain by trying to knock out the Jets without playing in overtime. :mad:
     
  12. pats1

    pats1 Moderator PatsFans.com Supporter

    His practice squad contract will expire soon...
     
  13. IcyPatriot

    IcyPatriot ------------- PatsFans.com Supporter

    #24 Jersey

    Perhaps Belichick was coaching
    'Fitty' Cent instead of Scott???
    [​IMG] ..... [​IMG]

    Trivia question ... who spent more time on their
    back in an NFL game ... Gus Scott or Max Lane?
     
  14. jczxohn1

    jczxohn1 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    We can expect the demise of the Shadow Roster as Saban and Mangini will pick up anyone released by BB who is told to leave their toothbrush. Esp. DB's.
     
  15. PressCoverage

    PressCoverage Banned

    shall we discuss the vast number of former Dolphins that "Brain" and his Patriots have plucked the past 5-6 years?

    or would you prefer to fret guys like Gus Scott?
     
  16. spacecrime

    spacecrime Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    Was anyone complaining about poaching when we signed Heath Evans?
     
  17. Box_O_Rocks

    Box_O_Rocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    No, they were complaining about bottom feeding and how much the Pats sucked on their way to the Playoffs again.
     
  18. ctpatsfan77

    ctpatsfan77 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    #3 Jersey

    Signing someone off the Dolphins' shadow roster isn't poaching, it's a rescue. ;)
     
  19. jczxohn1

    jczxohn1 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    They should be complaining about us making a football player out of him after the Fish gave up.
     
  20. Flying Fungi

    Flying Fungi In the Starting Line-Up


    no

    i was screaming for justice in the name of eckel!!!


    anyways...

    tebucky = dillon

    long live wannestadt..almighty franchise killer...
     

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