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Panthers sign DT Colin Cole

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#76 DaveThePanther2008


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Posted 10 February 2013 - 03:07 PM

32 years old but with two years of no wear and tear on the body. Two years to heal his body. The guy can play. The man could be a great tandem with D. Edwards or a solid back-up.

I am not a fan of DTs under 300lbs. In Today's NFL I believe 300 is the cut off. 328 is a beefy DT.

If his ankle fails than we don't risk anything. What really helps is a small contract. If he can play and we can carry him with a small contract. Gettleman keeps quality on the team and still helps us get out from under the Hurney CAP mess.

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 12:28 PM

I am kind of excited to see Cole, now that Smitty and Gettleman have both mentioned how good he looks.

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 12:36 PM

Having another 320lbs DT can't hurt.

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 01:09 PM

He'll be a nice piece to the rotation. I'm loving how our D-line looks.

Also byebye Fua.

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 01:31 PM

Both Gettleman and Rivera mentioned in the presser last night about how much Fua was improving. That's good, because he'd have to improve dramatically just to suck.