Welcome to FinHeaven Fans Forums! We're glad to have you here. Please feel free to browse the forum. We'd like to invite you to join our community



VIP Members don't see these ads. Join VIP Now
Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
Results 11 to 20 of 28

Thread: Rolando McClain reinstated into NFL

  1. -11
    DKphin's Avatar
    FinHeaven VIP
    Status:
    Online
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Aug 2008
    Posts:
    8,460
    vCash:
    55087
    Loc:
    Off the shoulder of Orion
    I would give nothing for him. The guy was given the chance of a lifetime and He blew it, not someone else, it is all on him.
    On December 1, 2011, McClain was arrested by Decatur police and charged with third-degree assault, menacing, reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm inside the city limits, all of which are misdemeanors, for a shooting incident that occurred the night before.[28][29] On May 17, 2012, McClain was found guilty on all counts, ordered to pay a $500 fine for each charge, totaling $2,000, and sentenced to spend 45 days in jail for each charge, 180 in total. He was freed on bond, and will begin serving his sentence on June 1.[30]

    On November 18, 2012, while the case was on appeal, the charges were dismissed by the Judge after the victim decided not to press charges. According to lawyers involved, a financial settlement was reached between McClain and the victim.[31]

    On January 8, 2013 McClain was arrested by Decatur Police in Morgan County after an officer pulled him over for a window tint violation. McClain provided the officer with a false name and he was arrested and booked into the Decatur City Jail. McClain bonded out of jail later that day.[32]

    On April 21, 2013, McClain was arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rolando_McClain
    "It happens all the time," Taylor said. "It's not an exact science and personnel guys aren't the end-all, be-all. " Jason Taylor,2011
    Quote Quote  

  2. -12
    uk_dolfan's Avatar
    FinHeaven VIP
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Sep 2012
    Posts:
    12,428
    vCash:
    20496
    Loc:
    Northern Ireland, UK
    Galactic Empire medalManchester United FCPS4 ControllerCam Wake 912013 Dolphins Logo
    Quote Originally Posted by jnewmant View Post
    I'd consider it, he honestly cannot be worse than phillip wheeler. He was first round talent just a few years ago that has to count for something?
    by that logic, I offer this: jamarcus russell was first overall talent, how did that go? Wanna give him a go?
    Last edited by uk_dolfan; 04-18-2014 at 12:15 AM.
    Quote Quote  

  3. -13
    MP-Omnis's Avatar
    Campbell didn't start the fire
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Apr 2009
    Posts:
    3,272
    vCash:
    8710
    McClain is a true "thug".
    Quote Quote  

  4. -14
    jnewmant's Avatar
    Hit folks and like it!
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Feb 2005
    Posts:
    2,356
    vCash:
    10352
    Loc:
    Greenville, MS
    1972 Dolphins Logo2013 Dolphins Logo
    Quote Originally Posted by uk_dolfan View Post
    by that logic, I offer this: jamarcus russell was first overall talent, how did that go?
    I was going to counter that Jamarcus was picked by the raiders but then i realized so was rolando so I really got nothing
    Quote Quote  

  5. -15
    Youre just a bunch of Jabronis
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Jun 2007
    Posts:
    3,805
    vCash:
    25792
    Loc:
    Vancouver, Canada
    1972 Dolphins Logo
    Quote Originally Posted by DKphin View Post
    I would give nothing for him. The guy was given the chance of a lifetime and He blew it, not someone else, it is all on him.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rolando_McClain
    Give the guy a break! He's been out of trouble for nearly a calendar year!

    This isn't a one year fix. You don't win in free agency. We're finally trying to build long-term. It will come down to how we draft.
    1.
    Eli Apple, William Jackson III, Zeke Elliott, Robert Nkemdiche
    2.
    Karl Joseph, Jonathon Bullard, Cody Whitehair, Emmanuel Ogbah, Bronson Kaufusi
    3.
    Christian Westerman, Joe Dahl, Kenneth Dixon, Justin Simmons, Blake Martinez
    Day 3.
    CJ Prosise, Victor Ochi, Kevin Byard, Alex Collins, Jordan Howard, Isaac Semuelo
    Quote Quote  

  6. -16
    uk_dolfan's Avatar
    FinHeaven VIP
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Sep 2012
    Posts:
    12,428
    vCash:
    20496
    Loc:
    Northern Ireland, UK
    Galactic Empire medalManchester United FCPS4 ControllerCam Wake 912013 Dolphins Logo
    So has hernandez lol
    Quote Quote  

  7. -17
    13Dolfan87's Avatar
    Scout Team
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Aug 2004
    Posts:
    866
    vCash:
    1962
    Loc:
    New York
    Hell no.
    Quote Quote  

  8. -18
    mnphinfan's Avatar
    Lifelong Fin Fan
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Feb 2008
    Posts:
    3,363
    vCash:
    11225
    Loc:
    Minneapolis MN
    Quote Originally Posted by illscriptures View Post
    If he is healthy and in football shape I wouldn't mind signing him as depth. He might be better than Phillip Wheeler.
    I think people are forgetting what a run thumper he was at Alabama and his first two years (2010-2011) in the NFL. He is definitely able to diagnose running plays and tackle better than Wheeler. People are also acting like 6th & 7th round picks are a for sure hit. I'd much rather take a chance on a player who has proven he can play in tbe NFL but lost it mentally after the success & money might have gone to his head. You also have to remember that he took a year off, on his own recognizance, to try and get better. He spent that time at Alabama, figuring out what he wanted to do with his life.

    Now I agree with those who say the legal problems he had in the past are a reason to say no, but to act like he wouldn't be competition for Wheeler for a bargain price of a low round pick are kidding themselves.
    When I die I want to hire the Miami Dolphin's to be my pallbearers so they can let me down one last time.

    Quote Quote  

  9. -19
    JFoxx's Avatar
    Seasoned Veteran
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Mar 2006
    Posts:
    2,688
    vCash:
    5166
    Loc:
    Minnesota
    Kind of a pointless discussion. With our recent history, this is the last guy we'd ever consider (regardless of talent). I know we need help at LB, but they are not going to stick their neck out that far again.
    Quote Quote  

  10. -20
    levv151's Avatar
    Scout Team
    Status:
    Offline
    WPA:
    Join date:
    Apr 2007
    Posts:
    200
    vCash:
    1356
    Loc:
    Albany, NY
    I'm all for second chances and wish him nothing but the best in his life and his NFL comeback, but the Phins should not be the team that is going to give him his chance...if he succeeds or fails somewhere else, I won't lose sleep either way...
    Quote Quote  

Similar Threads

  1. Rolando McClain anyone?
    By mrbunglez in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 03-07-2013, 11:28 AM
  2. Sign Rolando McClain?
    By illscriptures in forum Miami Dolphins Forum
    Replies: 80
    Last Post: 12-01-2012, 12:44 PM
  3. Source: Rolando McClain to be cut
    By elite14eva in forum General NFL Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-28-2012, 10:45 PM
  4. Rolando McClain....
    By TedSlimmJr in forum NFL Draft Forum
    Replies: 63
    Last Post: 03-10-2010, 10:28 PM
  5. Draft Rolando Mcclain
    By miami71 in forum NFL Draft Forum
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 12-13-2009, 08:54 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •