I like Wilfork but....

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  1. SoonerPatriot

    SoonerPatriot In the Starting Line-Up

    He's about one cupcake away from being a shut in.

    http://www.boston.com/sports/football/patriots/gallery/07_28_06_summer_camp?pg=27

    Or maybe he ate Ted Washington. Anyway, I'm interested in what kind of season he's going to have. Third year and all. He kind of gets lost in the shuffle sometimes with a lot of the focus going to Seymour and Warren. I would not want to be an RB for an opposing team facing that line.
     
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  2. DB15

    DB15 Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    I expect big things from that line, and vince in paticular, he was lost early in the season last year but nearing the playoffs he was playing great.

    A DT in a 3-4 system is supose to be a monster, and he passed the conditioning run.
     
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  3. BelichickFan

    BelichickFan B.O. = Fugazi PatsFans.com Supporter

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    Sure, he's huge, no surprise. But he doesn't look that bad to me. He looks fine, actually. About what I would expect.
     
  4. Erdoboy

    Erdoboy Rookie

    In all honesty, I agree with those that have said that Vince seems to actually be fitter than he was last year.
    I am expecting great things from the DL this year.

    Erdoboy
     
  5. BelichickFan

    BelichickFan B.O. = Fugazi PatsFans.com Supporter

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    For a 350 pounder his stomach isn't bulging out like Washington's used to. I think we'll see a better Vince this year :)
     
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  6. T-ShirtDynasty

    T-ShirtDynasty Moderator

    Right. He's well built for his size, no massive Washington-like gut. Check out the quads showing through the shorts... those are two friggin' tree trunks down there. :D
     
  7. RayClay

    RayClay Hall of Fame Poster

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    It's hard to be too big for that position.

    He was always amazingly quick for his size.
     
  8. Geeza32

    Geeza32 Rookie

    Agreed on both accounts. Wilfork has always impressed me with his size/speed ratio, not to mention he's as strong as an ox. I think this is the year that Vince slides in amongst the top NT/DTs in the game.

    Where does John Sullivan slide in anyway? Rotating with Vince or will he be on the outside rotating with Warren?
     
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  9. mavfan2390

    mavfan2390 Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    He's a NOSE TACKLE! What do you expect him to look like? Chad Jackson?
     
  10. SoonerPatriot

    SoonerPatriot In the Starting Line-Up

    I wouldn't know what Chad Jackson looks like, seeing how he's particpated in only 2 more training camp practices than I have this season.
     
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  11. PATSNUTme

    PATSNUTme Paranoid Homer Moderator Staff Member PatsFans.com Supporter

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    Not only is he big, quick, and strong.

    He's a dancing machine.:rocker:
     
  12. mavfan2390

    mavfan2390 Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    Chad Jackson...


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  13. Box_O_Rocks

    Box_O_Rocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Hard to believe he's that old.
     
  14. DB15

    DB15 Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    I know...21 is so young
     
  15. Willie55

    Willie55 In the Starting Line-Up

    LOL. Box - I was thinking the same thing.
     

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