I really want to see MBIII get more carries

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by The30YardSlant, Nov 12, 2006.

  1. The30YardSlant

    The30YardSlant Benched

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    Let's face it, the guy runs harder everytime he touches it than just about any back in football. He hits the hole immediatly, doesnt dance and never loses yards. I like Julius and what he's done, but Barber is 5th in the league in runs of 10+ yards and really seems to have more of a determination to run hard than Jones.
  2. dallasfaniac

    dallasfaniac Active Member

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    I like Barber too, but Parcells knows him some football. How many second stringers look awesome in spot duty? Hambrick *cough*
  3. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    He got 14 carries to JJones' 15, what more can you ask?
  4. rexrobinson

    rexrobinson Active Member

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    You get to run harder when you have fresher legs...

    man this is gonna be a "Chicken vs Egg" debate for years.

    Well at least were not squabbling over crappy running backs.
  5. Sitting Bull

    Sitting Bull Active Member

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    Barber is a beast, no doubt. But credit the coaches for giving him carries at down & distances that best suit his talents. He hits the hole hard on goalline runs and gets a lot of draws on third & long. From the stands today, it was clear that he converted at least two third downs when the team was prepared to punt (i.e. not prepared to pass). I still like JJ on first and second downs because he's more elusive. It's a blessing to have both.

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