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Warren Sapp and Michael Strahan simply don’t like each other at all, and I commend them both for not trying to fake.
Sapp fired another salvo in their back and forth yesterday when he tried to rip Strahan to shreds with comments about him almost being a bust.
During a conversation with the Tampa Tribune, Sapp took the ultimate shot at Strahan, saying that “he wasn’t even on the level of Simeon Rice as a pass rusher.”
“Nobody ever talks about Simeon,” said Sapp, who played three seasons with Rice in Tampa and saw the right defensive end average 14 sacks between 2001-03. “Simeon was a better rusher than Michael Strahan any day of the week and twice on Sunday.”
Sapp also pointed out that Strahan didn’t become this dominant pass rusher until the Giants moved him from right end to left end.
“(Rice) didn’t rush the worst lineman,” said Sapp, who beat out Strahan for a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2013. “You know the right tackle is the worst of the five. Strahan played r
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One of NFL analyst Warren Sapp's favorite targets of late has been Michael Strahan, and he was back at it again, unfavorably comparing Strahan to Simeon Rice.
Warren has no problem stating his opinion. Warren Sapp has no problem sticking up for anyone that played with him as a part of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers championship defense.
And if former New York Giants defensive Michael Strahan gets dissed again when the the first two sentences mix, then so be it.
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