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[Chron] Emotional Texans star Foster ‘thankful’ for opportunity, long-term deal

Discussion in 'Houston Texans' started by H-TOWNSFINEST, Mar 6, 2012.

  1. H-TOWNSFINEST

    H-TOWNSFINEST Member

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    SportsRadio610 Press Conference Podcast:

    <div id='EA4606D84436'></div><script src='http://player.play.it/PodcastPlayer/Embed.js' type='text/javascript'></script><script type='text/javascript'>player.render('fileUrl=http://cbshouston.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/3-6-12-arian-foster-pc.mp3&name=Arian Foster Press Conference&artist=Texans All Access&stationID=&configFile=config.xml&buttonColor=grey&buttonOverColor=blue&backgroundColor=#FFFFFF&guid=EA4606D84436');</script>
    http://houston.cbslocal.com/?podcas...=true&config_file=config.xml&dcid=CBS.HOUSTON

    http://blog.chron.com/ultimatetexan...ster-thankful-for-opportunity-long-term-deal/

    :grin:
     
  2. tamericus

    tamericus Contributing Member

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    This guy is one of the greatest things to happen to this franchise.
     
  3. ItsMyFault

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    I like how he gives credit to the offensive line. Class act. Humble.
     
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    He's one of those guys that continue to impact the game and society well after retirement...

    he won't be going bankrupt like many others. you can count on that
     
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    I can hear that podcast all day.

    I recall when the talkingheads in town, around 2009, were saying we had such a bland mix of players with no personalities. The entire roster is so talented and each one has their own awesomeness trait. Arian the philosophizer, Cody the comedian, crazy eight, the ninja, barwin. All of these kids are great.
     
  6. tamericus

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    Great guy all around. I'm happy that he is part of this organization.
     
  8. Fulgore

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    Class act and best rb in the game.
     
  9. Dr of Dunk

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    HE'S OUR JEREMY LIN!!!!


    Except, not Asian American or from Harvard.
     
  10. JunkyardDwg

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    If Andre Johnson is the first to get his jersey retired, Arian should be the second. In terms of class, professionalism, talent...they're like the Texans' own Killer Bees.
     
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    He seemed pretty genuine. I am glad he got paid. Too many players get screwed by the NFL like matt forte.
     
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    More than pure class. Love him even more now.
     
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    I wonder if the Bears offered Forte something like Foster's contract, would he accept it? Or hold out for more? The whole "I need to get paid" attitude really hurts negotiations.

    RBs need to realize if they don't hold out for exorbitant amounts, teams are a lot more likely to work with them. Perhaps ask for $45m instead of $55m.

    That being said, Chicago is probably also being a d******d to Forte.
     
  14. solid

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    I love Foster, I am so glad he is a Texan. The new era has begun and he is a huge part of it. Ready for the season to start right now; how about you?
     
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    b*stard John Mcclain made him cry.:(
     
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  16. The Real Shady

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    Stole his pancakes.
     
  17. daywalker02

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    The GM is not Morey so nobody that tried the lowball move.
     
  18. Ricksmith

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    Morey wouldn't lowball a superstar. Nobody is dumb enough to lowball a superstar. Maybe David Khan, but that's it.
     
  19. Coach AI

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    That press conference should be one of those Houston sports history moments. Foster is quickly becoming one of my all time favorite htown sports icons.
     
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