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    Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    You can't. End of story.

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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    They don't get much more athletic than this guy...




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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    All around? No question... Troy Polamalu...

    What about the lesser known Athletic Pursuits?

    Stomping on Babies, Kittens, Pupppies and being a general all around terrifying human? James Harrison.

    Competitive Forehead Growing: Peyton Manning

    The 100 m Whine about Pass Interference: TJ Houshmangina

    Wooden Bench Stress Testing: Romeo Crennel

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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    Quote Originally Posted by RussBII
    All around? No question... Troy Polamalu...

    What about the lesser known Athletic Pursuits?

    Stomping on Babies, Kittens, Pupppies and being a general all around terrifying human? James Harrison.

    Competitive Forehead Growing: Peyton Manning

    The 100 m Whine about Pass Interference: TJ Houshmangina

    Wooden Bench Stress Testing: Romeo Crennel

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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    I couldnt say if he is any better but Adrian Wilson of the Cardinals would be near the very top of the list.
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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    There may be two better athletes on the Steelers:

    Ike Taylor
    Nate Washington

    But, there aren't any better football players in the NFL than Troy right now.

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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    Quote Originally Posted by papillon
    There aren't any better football players in the NFL than Troy right now.
    I suggest that this man is the best football player in the NFL right now. Because I'm afraid to nominate anyone else.


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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    Quote Originally Posted by RuthlessBurgher
    Quote Originally Posted by papillon
    There aren't any better football players in the NFL than Troy right now.
    I suggest that this man is the best football player in the NFL right now. Because I'm afraid to nominate anyone else.

    If he insists I have no problem nominating him.

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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    Quote Originally Posted by papillon
    There may be two better athletes on the Steelers:

    Ike Taylor
    Nate Washington

    But, there aren't any better football players in the NFL than Troy right now.

    Pappy
    Good call. Though I wish either one of them had hands as good as Troy.

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    Re: Name a better athlete in the NFL than Troy

    Quote Originally Posted by rpmpit
    Quote Originally Posted by papillon
    There may be two better athletes on the Steelers:

    Ike Taylor
    Nate Washington

    But, there aren't any better football players in the NFL than Troy right now.

    Pappy
    Good call. Though I wish either one of them had hands as good as Troy.

    I've been thinking about this all morning in lieu of actual work. I don't know how you'd describe Troy's unique skill set. He certainly is athletic. But I'm not sure all of his play making abilities come from athleticism alone.

    Take some one like D'shea Townsend. He's as athletic as a roll of tape, yet his smarts put him good position. Now combine that kind of football knowledge w/ Troy's freaky speed to the ball? And BAM you get one helluva football player. Last guy we had like that was named Rod Woodson.

    And honestly i think Lawrence Timmons will prove to be the best athlete on the team. I can't wait til he gets the defense completely.

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