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Bryon Bell and Thomas Keiser make Second All-Unwanted All-Pro team


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#1 rmoneyg35

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 03:01 AM

:party: Congrats to Bryon Bell and Thomas Keiser for making ESPNS Second All Unwanted All-Pro team.

The qualifications to make the All-Pro team is you have to have be undrafted or cut by a previous team.

I know Bell has had some bad games because of penalties and giving up some sacks but he has done decent considering the fact he is a rookie and ESPN has noticed him which makes me hopeful for the kids future.

Keiser has made some big plays in his short career, I know he is buried in the depth chart but maybe he will get a chance to get more playing time.

I think the best part of this is the fact they were undrafted. It looks great for our scouts and coaching staff to find and develop an undrafted player.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 04:07 AM

:party: Congrats to Bryon Bell and Thomas Keiser for making ESPNS Second All Unwanted All-Pro team.


Byron has had some tough moments, but he has fought through it and gotten better little by little.

I think both of these guys will have long careers in the league. Keiser in particular may turn out to be a really solid player.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 04:30 AM

I hope Otah stays healthy next year.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 04:38 AM

Am I the only one who thinks Keiser may end up starting over Hardy eventually?

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 04:41 AM

I hope Otah stays healthy next year.


Kindof sad to think this statement has been made every season of Otah's career.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 05:26 AM

Am I the only one who thinks Keiser may end up starting over Hardy eventually?


Yea, you'd have to be the only one that thinks that's possible or desirable...at least in a 4-3.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 08:07 AM

Shirley has three sacks in three games at DT and holds the point, he's been cut twice after a failed conversion to OG. He should be recognized.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 08:37 AM

Thomas Keiser is this years Derek Landri.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 09:34 AM

Sadly Bell's nomination is purely driven by lack of competition and games played.

He really has struggled this year, however I won't write him off when you see the turn around second year players have made such as Bualaga.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 09:41 AM

bell has played like a rookie starting at RT. he should be much better next year.
still....i'm not content with the idea of him or otah being our top choices at RT next year.

i hope we upgrade, but if rivera thinks we'll be ok with those two guys i'm going to give him the benefit of the doubt.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 09:44 AM

I wouldn't mind seeing this o-line next year:

Gross - Wharton - Kalil - Bell - Otah

Right side would be huge at 330lbs plus per man.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 09:49 AM

we don't need to be shifting an RT inside to make him an RG.

i'd rather we went with schwartz.....or stole carl nicks from the saints.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 09:53 AM

The taints will pay nicks

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 10:07 AM

I like Keiser a lot... real potential for an undrafted guy.

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Posted 31 December 2011 - 10:25 AM

who?