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MNF:Dolphins vs Saints.

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by jgboys1, Sep 30, 2013.

  1. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Agent Coulson

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    Different strokes my fellow fan.. Different strokes. I see what you tried to do there but the Saints also have a Brees/Payton combo. We don't.
  2. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    The saints get creative with their routes. We don't.

    So if we don't run the ball we have no chance of getting a defense to get out of this 2 deep look we're getting every week.
  3. fifaguy

    fifaguy Well-Known Member

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    qb protection is a great thing too :)
  4. Everlastingxxx

    Everlastingxxx All Star

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    It’s not a myth. Unless you have Brees, Manning, Rodgers or Brady. These dudes defy gravity.
  5. Mr Cowboy

    Mr Cowboy Well-Known Member

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    perhaps you haven't noticed that Peyton uses the entire field and all his weapons in his passing game. Garrett uses only passes to outside the numbers, and even the dump offs are towards the sidelines.
  6. Staubacher

    Staubacher Well-Known Member

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    Better than Terrence "big mistake per game" Williams"?
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  7. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    what i would give for sean payton.
  8. Gameover

    Gameover Well-Known Member

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    How have the saints put up 35 points w/ only 23 rushing yards? How is that possible? Everyone in the media, lead by nick eatman, keep harping about how the cowboys need to establish a running game or when they do get one they go away from at the first sign of adversity. I think it's trying to run the ball in a passing league is foolish. Especially when you have Romo, Dez , witten and the rest of our offensive crew. I even think Murray is a better receiver then he is a between tackles runner.
  9. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    Sounds like the justifications are all out in force.
    No matter how you slice it, running it effectively doesn't win you football games. Throwing it effectively does. It's smart to put the resources into throwing it effectively and into stopping the other teams from doing so. If you don't have a Payton or a Brees, you better get one if you want to beat a team that does.
  10. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    How, indeed?
  11. anava

    anava Well-Known Member

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    They run a ton of short nicely designed to get Sproles, a shifty back, in space. Which is basically a long handoff. They have very creative playbook
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  12. riverside4

    riverside4 Active Member

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    WoW i was just thinking the same watching the game and think he was in D and we let him go and kept Red unreal the pain never stops these days.
  13. dupree89

    dupree89 Well-Known Member

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    Right on. I can't believe more teams don't do this consistently. Its nothing new. The Minnesota Vikings were doing it in 1977.
  14. Gameover

    Gameover Well-Known Member

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    We sure dont.
  15. hsfolk

    hsfolk Member

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    getting a divorce and having a year off from football sure did help Payton get fit
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  16. Everlastingxxx

    Everlastingxxx All Star

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    Actually it does. I take it you subscribe to the Adam “running doesn’t matter” theology. Running does matter. It effects many aspects of a football game. Some elite QBs defy that logic but it still holds true after all these years.
  17. Bleu Star

    Bleu Star Agent Coulson

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    Oh. Forgot to mention to Idgit. We also don't have anything that remotely resembles the likes of Sproles. The Saints have weapons squared on offense. We have 2 & a possible.
  18. riverside4

    riverside4 Active Member

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    Had to give you your first like for that one made me laugh.
  19. Gameover

    Gameover Well-Known Member

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    Could the reason for that is Romo cant read the entire field and make all the throws. This is what I always harp on that kitna made those reads and throws back in 2010.
  20. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    the boy wonder was hand picked for this job long ago...going back 5-6 years. nobody else had a chance at the gig.

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