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NFL hopeful Donte Rumph at it again, promotes himself on Twitter

Donte Rumph is desperate to fulfill his NFL dream. Rumph, as you may remember, spent time living in a “Tent of Faith” outside Atlanta Falcons team facilities earlier this year trying to land an invitation for a tryout. He was drafted by Atlanta in 2014 but was cut in a very public way on HBO’s “Hard Knocks,” earning the moniker “Cupcake” last summer. The Falcons didn’t...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Donte ‘Cupcake’ Rumph now homeless, lands tryout with Jets

By NESN Staff If you watched this past season of HBO’s “Hard Knocks” with the Atlanta Falcons, then you might remember Donte Rumph, who was better known by the nickname “Cupcake.” The defensive tackle earned the moniker when his teammates believed he overreacted to an elbow injury. Rumph bounced back and played better, but in the end, he still was released by the Falcons...
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Homeless former NFL player getting a shot to make Jets

Many of us may know former University of Kentucky defensive tackle Donte Rumph as “cupcake” from the Atlanta Falcons season of Hard Knocks. While many are choosing to get out of professional football at a young age, Rumph has apparently fallen on hard times and tried to make his way back into the league in an unconventional way as Rumph camped out across from the Atlanta Falcons...
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April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Falcons DT Donte Rumph Homeless and Looking for a Second Chance

The Atlanta Falcons were spotlighted on HBO’s reality series “Hard Knocks” last season. Anyone privy to the show knows that the major focus is on rookies, including those not drafted into the league. For those who watched the series, you may remember former Falcons’ defensive tackle Donte Rumph, who earned the nickname “Cupcake” during OTA’s. The nickname itself stemmed...
Via Sportsnaut
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Homeless Former Player Camps Out in Front of Falcons Training Facility Hoping For Another Chance

Last season former Kentucky nose tackle Donte Rumph had the displeasure of earning the nickname of "Cupcake" during training camp with the Atlanta Falcons. As much as he hated the nickname he likely hated getting cut from the team and dumped by his agent even more. From there he fell on some hard times, and with off-season activities cranking up he is homeless and camping out.He...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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