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inFINSible
11-30-2001, 08:30 AM
Dixon Pondering Retirement (http://www.miami.com/herald/content/sports/football/dolphins/digdocs/099632.htm)
I, for one, am tired of hearing Dixon whine!Whether it's about possibly playing left tackle("I'm not good enough, waaa") or that he still expects to be cut or that his wife has to take care of the family (oh, that's new..) it all shows a lack of heart, toughness and committment. We're better off going our seperate ways. That is not the type of attitude we need on our offensive line.
Good Riddance!

dolphan39
11-30-2001, 10:41 AM
There ain't no doubt that we need to sign and draft O linemen as our #1 priority in the off-season. It don't matter who the QB or HB are if you got no OL. :(

dolfan87
11-30-2001, 10:49 AM
Man, interesting article. I bet you all ten bucks that Irwin does a better job at Guard.

dolphan39
11-30-2001, 01:48 PM
This is Irwin's chance to show he still belongs in the NFL. Good point 87 - I would expect him respond with a good enough game that Dixon will not be missed.

see http://www.gopbi.com/sports/football/dolphins/11/29notes.html

inFINSible
11-30-2001, 05:53 PM
As far as the play of the O-line goes, I don't think a "change" is necessarily a bad thing. Irwin should do at least as good as Dixon was playing, plus he's fresh. We need somebody out there who feels like he has something to prove. Dixon used to be like that but I don't think his heart has been there lately. I agree with you guys, Irwin may be an improvement.

Predaphin
11-30-2001, 06:51 PM
I could tell he wasnt really playing with heart,He just wasnt the same as the Yrs before. He was probably one of the best O Linemen though. But I think we should give Andy Vincent a try Ive seen this guy play and hes good!:cool:

dolphan39
11-30-2001, 07:00 PM
His back was not allowing him to play up to his ability this year.

Why Andy Vincent (http://football.espn.go.com/nfl/players/profile?statsId=5445) ?

SMadison29
12-01-2001, 02:15 AM
Irwin has been in the NFL for years, & has started before. He belongs. Dixon may be the best Olineman(Wade) we have. I'd hate to see him go. But if he wants to quit thats his decision, we'll save his money & go after someone else. There are plenty of good free agent guards & tackles next year.

MïâMì-Ðø|ƒäÑ
02-20-2004, 08:47 PM
whoa hopes of him leaving, now I wish he'd be able to stay...

Al13
02-20-2004, 08:56 PM
the link on top about dixon isn´t working for me, somebody has another one ? :huh:

Thundercracker
02-20-2004, 08:57 PM
screw dixon man, he can't stay healthy.

Steve Mo
02-20-2004, 08:59 PM
Thisis years old guys

Muck
02-20-2004, 09:13 PM
This thread is from November 2001. No idea why he brought back up.

Al13
02-20-2004, 09:27 PM
well at least i know why all the the links ain´t workin no more :lol:

pats4life
02-21-2004, 12:19 AM
Surprised he didnt bring up a old thread about Shula retiring! :lol: