Audio: Audio: Broaddus talks bubble players

Discussion in 'News Zone' started by dcfanatic, Aug 19, 2010.

  1. dcfanatic

    dcfanatic Benched

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    Guys on the bubble - Offensive

    That battle between Hurd and Holley is very interesting because of the money. I tend to think Coach Joe D will fight as hard as he can to keep Hurd. I could see Holley being more of a future option at WR because we pretty know what Hurd is at this point, but I am not sure he's all that much better than Hurd even on his best day.

    Guys on the bubble - Defensive

    With Wade probably wanting to keep Jason Williams the only way Leon Williams can make this team is if they keep both Jason and Leon Williams. That would be five Inside Linebackers though. Have to see how the other positions on this team work themselves out in the next few weeks.
  2. CCBoy

    CCBoy Well-Known Member

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    This season, the money buffer is going low power. So to surplant Hurd his place on the special teams would have to be securely in place. He would have to be strongly beat at receiver as Hurd once again is catching in games, what is thrown around him. That is dependable in his receptions as well.

    As to linebackers, they seem to carry a heavier load in today's types of coverages. So other positions such as offensive line will reflect first. The heat is indeed upon Leon Williams to win by iron clad dependability.
  3. UnoDallas

    UnoDallas Benched

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    McGee on thebubble - lol - got happy feet - plus he no good


    yea give me Josh Brent
  4. CCBoy

    CCBoy Well-Known Member

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    I tell you, in pads, he looks the part allright. But McGee holds the clipboard every game day....just in case.
  5. dbair1967

    dbair1967 Arch Defender

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    He still thinks Jason Williams is a bubble player?
  6. proline

    proline Active Member

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    Has Hudgins been playing any special teams?
  7. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    That's the comment I still can't believe.

    It's like he doesn't know that the Cowboys drafted him as a two-to-three-year project.
  8. adbutcher

    adbutcher K9NME

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    LOL, Wade wants to keep Jason because his play has dictated that he be kept. No slight of hand and no grand conspiracy to keep Leon out of the league.
  9. adbutcher

    adbutcher K9NME

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    I know, it kind of makes it hard to believe anything he says with such ignorant opinions about a player.
  10. Nightshade

    Nightshade Active Member

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    Also, You know what you have in L. Williams. In a year or two J. Williams has the physical tools to be a special player if it all clicks for him.
  11. silverbear

    silverbear Semi-Official Loose Cannon

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    You didn't know that Jerry hates the name Leon?? I thought everybody knew that...

    I think it goes back to Leon Lett... :D
  12. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    I'm not a big Holley fan, but I believe at some point you have to churn the bottom of the roster of players that just aren't going to move up. I think this is Hurd's 5th season. He isn't going to ever be anything more than a 5th WR. It's time to churn the bottom of the roster. Out with the old and in with the new.

    Chances are next season it will be Holley that gets churned off the roster.
  13. adbutcher

    adbutcher K9NME

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    Or Leon the WR from one the commercial that is escaping my memory right now. The one when he refused to go in the game.
  14. jobberone

    jobberone Kane Ala Staff Member

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    I don't see them cutting JW. They knew he was a project.
  15. adbutcher

    adbutcher K9NME

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    I think he is ahead of his development schedule.
  16. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    I always liked Hurd but this year I would rather carry an extra db over an extra wr. Hurd and Holley just aren't needed as wrs, they are strictly special teams players.
  17. dogberry

    dogberry Well-Known Member

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    If we carry six WRs, do only five go on the active list? Same question with the ninth LB and/or DB?
  18. newnationcb

    newnationcb Well-Known Member

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    I keep hearing DC chorus Broadus' opinion that we'll only keep Jason Will because he's a Wade guy and insinuating he's not good enough but Wade won't want to look bad.

    It's almost like being a Wade guy is supposed to have a negative connotation or something:rolleyes: . You know I'll rather my players be Broadus_Dcfanatic guys.
    It's ridiculous really that they think they know better than Wade.

    The guy was drafted as an athletic freak who's a 2 to 3 year project. Nothing's changed yet.
  19. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Bye Felicia!

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    Broaddus is trippin.
  20. links18

    links18 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, you know what you have in Hurd: A fairly dependable, reliable, but not spectacular receiver who excels on special teams. What is so needing to be churned about that? ;)

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