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  1. LoganMankinsPancakeBlocks

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    I've seen two postgame press conferences (Dallas game and tonight) with Wes Welker and has anyone noticed how he can't carry on a conversation without saying "you know.." every 5 seconds? I believe I had him at either 11 or 13 "you know's" against Dallas and he had 9 more tonight.

    Has anyone else seen this and found it hilarious? It really shouldn't be that funny but whenever I see him being interviewed I can't stop laughing at how many times he says that.
     
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    I noticed that too (how can you not, I guess). I kinda think it's cute, like maybe he's nervous? But I'm a girl, and he's Wes Welker, so there you go.
     
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    LOL, sorry, I just had to ;)
     
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    I've noticed and it's more annoying than funny. Hobbs has the same habit, but with a different phrase that I can't recall.
     
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    They can't all be Tom Brady. At least we have nobody on Vince Young's level, that guy is dumber than a goat.
     
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    Richard Seymour had the worst case of it the first few years. He actually used the rare double you know catchphrase. Yea, you know... you know!
     
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    i confirm the 9 count tonight
    wasn't ricky davis the worst?
     
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    Actually, there are MANY people who do this...

    it seems like "you know...", "uhmmm...", "uhhhh..." are segways...
     
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    Does it matter? These guys aren't paid for their speaking ability.
     
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    Ya know...Welker is pretty damn good football player.
     
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    James Posey of the Celts, not a guy to skimp on details, is the champ of "You know what I mean?"
     
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    Jason Giambi says, "...and like I said" at least 3 times during every post game question.
     
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    I'm fan of the XRay Spex song that goes like this, "Ya know, ya know....ya know ya know ya know"
     
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    Yeah I'm one of 'em ya know because it does feel like a natural transition
     
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    I believe its a comfort phrase of someone not used to speaking publicly,BB used to be bad for that also,seems to have eased up on that phrase this year,he must be making a strong effort to drop that line....
     
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    I generally expect that out of athletes. When they come across as eloquent or good public speakers, that's when I'm surprised. Besides, the way WWW throws himself around with a seemingly utter disregard for his own body, there's been some josteling around up there!
     
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    You're not a girl and that sure wasn't Wes Welker!:eek:
     
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    My most hated phrase is "y'know what I'm say'n"
     
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    Agreed....
     
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    As long as the kid keeps playing the way he is I wouldn't care if he had the speaking skills of Lester Hayes.
     
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