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Rams Rookie Ethan Westbrooks Got Face Tattoo As Motivation To Make NFL

Most employers would not hire someone with a face tattoo. The NFL is not one of those employers. That essentially was St. Louis Rams rookie defensive end Ethan Westbrooks’ interesting logic behind why he got one of his own. His face tattoo reads “Laugh Now, Cry Later” around comedy and tragedy masks. “I was just like I might as well go ahead and get it on the face because...
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams Rookie Ethan Westbrooks’ Face Tattoo Was NFL Motivation

St. Louis Rams rookie Ethan Westbrooks' face tattoo was NFL motivation for the defensive lineman.
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Ethan Westbrooks put a tattoo on his face for motivation

There are many ways to find professional motivation. One is to think of a previous job you held as a student that was awful (we’ve all had a few of those), and to say to yourself “I’m never, ever doing anything like that again, because it was the worst.” Ethan Westbrooks took that several bounding steps further. The St. Louis Rams defensive end who just became one of four...
Via This Given Sunday
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

FAIL: Rams DE Ethan Westbrooks got a facial tattoo to avoid ever getting a 'normal' job

St. Louis Rams rookie defensive end Ethan Westbrooks is not that bright. See that tat on his face up there? Yeah:Westbrooks was working at a Toys ‘R’ Us in Sacramento while playing football and going to school at Sacramento City Junior College. He didn’t like the job and decided when he quit that he had no intention of working a normal job again. So he went searching for a...
Via Bob's Blitz
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Sam lost a numbers game Saturday -- not a political or moral one

Being gay wasn't Michael Sam's problem. Not being Ethan Westbrooks was. Westbrooks is a 6-foot-4, 267-pounder who can play defensive end or tackle, a giant with a Hemi engine who can clog rush lanes or blot out the sun, a rookie who can work the "3" technique or the "5," depending on the circumstance. Same is a 6-2, 261-pound pass-rushing specialist. Which is fine. It's just that...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams rookie Ethan Westbrooks isn't hiding the giant chip on his shoulder

ST. LOUIS -- The numbers jump off the page as if they were produced in a video game: 19.5 sacks (one short of the Division-II record) and 29.5 tackles for loss in 2012. Those earned him the Defensive Player of the Year award for Division II. Then, as opponents started paying more attention, just seven sacks, but still 19.5 tackles for loss in 2013. Throw in two sacks in the East...
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August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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