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DT Boone coming to town

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by ChargerRay, Sep 20, 2009.

  1. ChargerRay

    ChargerRay #FireMcCoy #FirePagano Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    http://www3.signonsandiego.com/weblogs/chargers/2009/sep/20/dt-boone-coming-town/

    The Chargers have been busy scouring the available defensive tackles they can plug in after Jamal Williams was placed on injured reserve.

    On Monday, they will bring in Alfonso Boone, who was released earlier this month by the Kansas City Chiefs.

    Boone, 33, has never played in a 3-4 defense. He did play for Chargers defensive coordinator Ron Rivera and defensive line coach Don Johnson in Chicago.

    Boone (6-3, 305) started 19 games over the past two seasons for the Chiefs.

    If Boone passes a physical, he could be signed today, or the Chargers could opt to move on to their next option. Sources said they have at least one other player in mind if they opt to not sign Boone.
     
  2. BoltFanDC

    BoltFanDC Mufflers Are Overrated

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    Let the parade begin...
     
  3. TheBeast

    TheBeast BoltTalker

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    I've never heard of him.
     
  4. Boltergeist

    Boltergeist BoltTalker

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    Boo!....I boo this visit....he is a scrub.......although...there ain't much out there.
     
  5. Ride The Lightning

    Ride The Lightning Join the Dark Side, we have cookies.

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    As long as Hart has a job, this guy Boone won't be the worst scrub we have.

    :tup:
     
  6. 17Rocks

    17Rocks Well-Known Member

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    Bummer
     
  7. AnteaterCharger

    AnteaterCharger Calibrating Bolttalk, Podcast by Podcast Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    He's a scrub that hasn't done jack with any team he's ever been with BUT he and Ron Rivera worked together


    No offense but I'd swear Rivera is the new Schottenheimer - hiring and finding all sorts of old players who he used to play with that weren't all that good (Stephen Alexander, Tamerick Vanover, etc)
     
  8. wrbanwal

    wrbanwal Well-Known Member

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    why not bring Ian Scott back? He was one of the last cuts.
    :icon_shrug:
     
  9. ntman68

    ntman68 Well-Known Member

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    Totally. If they haven't called him yet, there must be something really scary in his closet.
     
  10. mandude

    mandude BoltTalker

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    whose available that you would prefer? seems like slim pickings unless they can do a trade... which they still might do.
     

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