[Official] Texans sign Vince Wilfork

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  1. arkoe

    arkoe Contributing Member

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    After the years of listening to the VY fan boys, seeing this makes my heart jump into my throat for half a second every time until I remember it's Wilfork:

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    KingCheetah Contributing Member

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    Had that said 'Young' the server would have imploded.
     
  3. The Hunted

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    I was waiting for someone to make this post.
     
  4. arkoe

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    I almost made it yesterday, then it got me again today.
     
  5. DonnyMost

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    5 years ago, maybe.
     
  6. Mr. Dominant

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    [​IMG]

    :grin::cool::grin:
     
  7. J.R.

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Vince Wilfork two-year Texans deal, $9 million, $5M gtd, $3M bonus, salaries $1M, $4M, 2015 base gtd, $1 million March 24, 2015 bonus</p>&mdash; Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) <a href="https://twitter.com/RavensInsider/status/578173722483433473">March 18, 2015</a></blockquote>
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  8. sugrlndkid

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    Please dont be like Ed Reed
    Please dont be like Ed Reed
    Please dont be like Ed Reed



    :)
     
  9. Hey Now!

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    Because we're seeing this a lot, let me take this opportunity to remind everyone that Ed Reed had a serious injury when the Texans signed him. I think people forget that. Wilfork is, far as we know, healthy. And, unlike Reed, he doesn't play a position that requires skills that age can take from you: speed, agility... Heck, he's two years younger than Reed was.

    If Wilfork has gas in the tank, he monumentally impacts the team.
     
  10. Colt45

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  11. Nimo

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    as far as we know
     
  12. Creepy Crawl

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    And fix those damn caterpillars that he as for eyebrows.
     
  13. zeeshan2

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Vince Wilfork's request before signing with <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Texans?src=hash">#Texans</a>: &quot;Somebody’s got to get me a smoker at the facilities (that) says ‘For Vince Wilfork.’ &quot;</p>&mdash; Brian T. Smith (@ChronBrianSmith) <a href="https://twitter.com/ChronBrianSmith/status/579044121567850496">March 20, 2015</a></blockquote>
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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Wilfork was joking. Sort of. &quot;That didn’t happen. But I need a smoker.&quot; <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Texans?src=hash">#Texans</a></p>&mdash; Brian T. Smith (@ChronBrianSmith) <a href="https://twitter.com/ChronBrianSmith/status/579044280875925504">March 20, 2015</a></blockquote>
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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Wilfork had two messages for <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Texans?src=hash">#Texans</a> fans. No. 1: &quot;I’m so excited to play football down here in Houston.&quot;</p>&mdash; Brian T. Smith (@ChronBrianSmith) <a href="https://twitter.com/ChronBrianSmith/status/579044583838851072">March 20, 2015</a></blockquote>
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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>No. 2: &quot;I cook everything. It’s not just on the grill. I cook inside. I bake. I do all that good stuff.&quot; <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Texans?src=hash">#Texans</a></p>&mdash; Brian T. Smith (@ChronBrianSmith) <a href="https://twitter.com/ChronBrianSmith/status/579044728940810240">March 20, 2015</a></blockquote>
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  15. Wattafan

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    I wonder why Ian Rapoport thinks Wilfork will embrace mentoring Nix?
    On another note, battles are won in the trenches and Texans fans have been clamoring for help for Watt on that line for two years - now we have it.
    This one move could be huge for this team.
     
  16. Bobbythegreat

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    Because he has a history of taking guys under his wing like that. I've yet to hear anything but good things about Wilfork the teammate.
     
  17. mick fry

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    Wilfork is on my plane right now. He's a massive human being. Doesn't seem that tall though.
     
  19. donkeypunch

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    Pics in his overalls or it didnt happen.
     
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