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Claiborne 5 Penalties

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by viman96, Nov 11, 2012.

  1. viman96

    viman96 Thread Killer

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    Not his best night. Still have high hope for him.
  2. MC KAos

    MC KAos Well-Known Member

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    I remember Patrick Peterson struggling with the same thing last season. Maybe it's because they can be more physical in the SEC? At any rate, he adjusted nicely and so will mo
  3. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    I kept waiting for somebody to go up to him and tell him he was playing against Riley Cooper.
  4. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    He doesn't seem to be doing it because he's getting beat, but rather because he's just "handsy". That will get better. A couple were kind of ticky tack -- he doesn't need to get a reputation for this, though.
  5. Hoov

    Hoov Senior Member

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    actually, i wanted to get a discussion going on the holding called on claiborne and scandrick that occurred during press coverage - both times the play was on the other side of the field or away from where the holding was called. And the holding occurred within 5 yards where you are allowed contact.

    Bad/good calls by the refs ? and also will rob's defense incur these calls frequently because of the amount of press coverage called.
  6. Hoov

    Hoov Senior Member

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    LOL, i was thinking the same
  7. lwehlers

    lwehlers Well-Known Member

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    i do watch alot of sec football games and it does seem alot of cbs do get away with hands on receivers more. claiborne needs to work on his hand placement on receivers when he does watch out he will be a corner not to be picked on. he also rookie so teams are testing him alot.
  8. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    Not particularly worried about this. If he is still doing it two years, thats another story.
  9. The Natural

    The Natural Well-Known Member

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    Patrick Peterson is still getting roasted this year.
  10. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    Part of me wonders if part of the problem is trying to be physical.

    In the sense that he was getting his hands on the WR early but really wasn't disrupting much so he either stuck with the contact to try and get the job done or stuck with it because he knew he would give up positioning.

    Being physical is great and I suspect he'll improve in that area as he works through an NFL training program and improves on technique but when you are trying to be physical and not really impeding the WR at all, I think this is kind of what you get.
  11. goshan

    goshan Well-Known Member

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    Scandrick is also handsy.
  12. blackbull

    blackbull Well-Known Member

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    Not worried about Mo. He has the mind of a playmaker.
  13. goshan

    goshan Well-Known Member

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    Looks more like a cover corner than a 'playmaker' to me. But I guess it depends upon your definition.
  14. blackbull

    blackbull Well-Known Member

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    Watch more closely.
  15. jimmy40

    jimmy40 Well-Known Member

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    he's been getting away with it all year, that's why he was so shocked it was getting called.
  16. koolaid

    koolaid Drink Me

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    Mo will be fine. He will be a cornerstone of the secondary for years.
  17. Hoov

    Hoov Senior Member

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    maybe the refs just called a tighter game tonight regarding that.
  18. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler Zone Supporter

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    Not worried about him, he has played half an NFL season. If anything, a game like this will even motivate him further to excel in the future, it is a learning curve.
  19. blindzebra

    blindzebra Well-Known Member

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    I personally thought most of them were BS. Especially the one were he held Cooper's hand with his shoulder pad.
  20. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

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    One of the calls was ticky tacky and I don't remember the other well enough. He's going to get those with how he presses but that's him and Ryan's D as well. He's got to learn to chuck harder then get in their pocket. And you can't get caught holding their jersey or arm whatever.

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