1. Are you a gamer? Come join us at GameNotOver.com
    If you are a gamer, then GameNotOver is your new home! Whether you are a PC, PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, mobile or web gamer, you will find other gamers to talk with on GameNotOver where you can get help, share reviews of the latest games and gaming technology or even wax nostalgic over the gaming days of old. Come join us and help us grow GameNotOver into a wonderful community for gamers!
    Dismiss Notice

News: ESPN Watkins: Cowboys practice report

Discussion in 'News Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Aug 6, 2011.

  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

    74,053 Messages
    22,249 Likes Received
    Aug 6
    PM CT

    By Calvin Watkins

    SAN ANTONIO -- The Cowboys conducted their ninth practice on Saturday and we got the highlights.

    *Chris Gronkowski was criticized for not holding his blocks well at fullback last season. In Saturday's practice, rookie fullback Shaun Chapas did a nice job of holding his block on a Lonyae Miller run. Jason Pociask, who was moved from tight end to fullback, did the same on a shorter run.

    *Want to know why Kenyon Coleman was signed to a two-year deal? To make plays behind the line of scrimmage. He read a screen play and stuffed Phillip Tanner on a run. Coleman looks pretty good in the early stages of his camp. He's been active with his push against tackles and he's moving around well while chasing running backs.

    Read the rest: http://espn.go.com/blog/dallas/cowboys/post/_/id/4681619/cowboys-practice-report-11
  2. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

    34,960 Messages
    4,261 Likes Received
    Excellent to hear Abe is doing some good things.
  3. gimmesix

    gimmesix Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life

    13,992 Messages
    4,262 Likes Received
    The biggest thing to me wasn't the interceptions, which were part being in the right place at the right time, but making the right call to drop in coverage and send Sensy on the blitz.

    To me, that was the biggest liability with Ball. The safeties have to see what's going on and let the other DBs know it.
  4. T-New41

    T-New41 Shut 'em Down

    2,227 Messages
    2 Likes Received
    Glad to hear elam is already showing some improvements at that position. I've heard the FS position refered to as the qb of the defense. Always makes me wonder why we havent put more attention to it since we lost woody.
  5. ThreeSportStar80

    ThreeSportStar80 Benched

    27,093 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    Good stuff... Poots stunk up the joint with that dropped pass.
  6. SilverStarCowboy

    SilverStarCowboy The Actualist

    9,857 Messages
    1,467 Likes Received
    It would be great ot see the OLB from Boston College make the squad.
  7. starsfreak31

    starsfreak31 Member

    105 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    Is Poots the guy with the long blonde hair? Did not like his effort or body language during special teams at all.
  8. DocFord

    DocFord New Member

    40 Messages
    0 Likes Received


Share This Page