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The Pro Football Hall of Fame has a list of its values, Ira writes, commitment, integrity, courage, respect and excellence. On that scale, Owens is 1-for-5, batting .200.
That’s more than a little harsh, and a more than a little unfair. Ira concedes T.O.’s excellence. But how can Owens’ integrity be questioned? He may be a jerk at times (he once called me Satan), but Owens never tried to be anyone other than who he is. That’s strong evidence of integrity.
Courage? Owens played in the Super Bowl with a broken Cheap Basketball Jerseys leg, and he would have been the MVP of the game if enough of his teammates had played half as well as he did that day. His courage can’t be questioned.
The former second-team All-American selection at Mississippi has yet to record a single sack in his NFL career despite accounting for 16 sacks in his three years at Ole Miss. Nevertheless, Nkemdiche is optimistic he’ll still be able to become a productive member of the Cardinals defense.
I know I can, Nkemdiche said, via Bob McManaman of the Arizona Republic. I know I can be dominant on a consistent basis throughout the year, and that’s what I’m going to be and that’s what I’m going to do.
It’s only because of what I’ve been doing in the offseason to make sure I am consistent and I have the ability to do that throughout the season. I’m going to be that guy for the Cardinals and be that guy for the teammates and be that guy for the guys who put the work in just like I do.
Nkemdiche appeared in just five games as a rookie and recorded just one tackle as Cardinals coaches voiced their frustrations with him throughout the year. While Nkemdiche was in a better place with the coaching staff last year, he still was fairly unproductive. He tallied just 11 tackles and a forced fumble in 12 games for the Cardinals last year.