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So why didn’t Vince Young stick around in Buffalo?

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Titans Insider, Oct 17, 2012.

  1. Titans Insider

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    Quarterback Vince Young played five seasons with the Titans.

    He ended up lasting only four months with the Bills, who cut Young back in August. Young had hoped to stick in Buffalo as the team’s back-up behind starter Ryan Fitzpatrick.

    So why didn’t he make it?

    “It just didn’t work out. It wasn’t a good fit for us,’’ Bills Coach Chan Gailey said in a conference call on Wednesday morning. “He worked hard. He did everything he could just right. It just didn’t work. He didn’t quite get everything that we were trying to do and we were asking him to do some things that probably didn’t fit him.

    “We were probably at one stage and he was at another stage, so it just didn’t fit. But he worked hard and he had all the tools, that’s for sure.”

    Behind Fitzpatrick, the Bills have quarterbacks Tyler Thigpen and Tarvaris Jackson. Young, who spent last season as Michael Vick’s back-up with the Eagles, remains unsigned.

    Young was the third overall pick by the Titans in 2006. He was released following the 2010 season.

    Source: Titans Insider
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  2. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith LET'S GO PREDATORS!!!!

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    We still can't get rid of the ghost of VY. Our failures chase us around like the cloud of dirt around Pig-Pen.
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  3. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    I wish he would've just said "Because he sucked."
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  4. Titaneers

    Titaneers Ultimate Player

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    HAHAHAHAHAHAHHA OH THAT'S RICH... I'M DYING HERE!!!
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  5. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith LET'S GO PREDATORS!!!!

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    I may not be perfect aT this, from as far as I can tell, that draft sucked. 10 of the top 15 picks are no longer on their original team.
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  6. RealestWhiteBoy

    RealestWhiteBoy Rookie

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    Anyone think he'd make a good fit in St. Louis?
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  7. RealestWhiteBoy

    RealestWhiteBoy Rookie

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    Eli, Ben, Rivers - 5 Super Bowl games, 4 Super Bow rings

    Supposedy the deep QB draft:
    VY, Matt Leinart, and Cutler - 2 basketcase drama queen ocker room demolition men and a wannabe beach model
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  8. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Old Man Tip Jar Donor

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    Vince Young vs. Matt Leinart is just like Magic Johnson vs Larry Bird!


    Anyone remember that comparison? :biglaugh:
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  9. xpmar9x

    xpmar9x Vote for Pedro

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    Because he couldn't beat out Tyler Thigpen.

    /thread
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  10. The Hammer

    The Hammer Straight Ridah

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    We all know the real reason. He made some people uncomfortable

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