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RB Woes?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by goshan, Nov 11, 2013.

  1. goshan

    goshan Well-Known Member

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    It seems like we can't hit on a RB. Murray is good, but injury prone.
    This Mike James for the Bucs (6th round pick out of Miami) looks a lot better than Randle.

    We should have traded for Chris Ivory of the Saints. I really think we need a short, quick guy who can run <4.5 40.
     
  2. basstapp

    basstapp Well-Known Member

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    And mike james just got hurt... welcome to the game of football
     
  3. Picksix

    Picksix A Work in Progress

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    Hard to say how good our RBs are. We don't use them.
     
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  4. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    Honestly, on the list of issues, this doesnt crack the top 10 IMO.
     
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  5. mrmojo

    mrmojo Well-Known Member

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    I hate this no run NFL..... I hope the tail back doesnt go the way of the full back....
     
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  6. fifaguy

    fifaguy Well-Known Member

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    Mike James just got injured
     
  7. chip_gilkey

    chip_gilkey Well-Known Member

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    Isn't Dunbar a short, under 4.5 40 RB? He had fumbling problems early on but I feel like they have been corrected.
     
  8. Szczepanik

    Szczepanik Well-Known Member

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    Murray is a very good rb. Was top 5 before the injury and before we changed our horrible offensive philosophy.
     
  9. links18

    links18 Well-Known Member

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    Then why don't they actually, you know, utilize him creatively.
     
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  10. Picksix

    Picksix A Work in Progress

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    I thought they were going to use him like the Saints use asp roles, but that hasn't happened.
     
  11. dupree89

    dupree89 Well-Known Member

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    Why do you think? lol.
    (I believe we both have the same answer)
     
  12. Pessimist_cowboy

    Pessimist_cowboy Well-Known Member

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    Yes it does it's 4th in my book :

    1.LB
    2.DT
    3.DE
    4.RB
    5.OG
     
  13. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

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    Thats because my list starts with GM, which unless that changes nothing else will.
     
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  14. bark

    bark Well-Known Member

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    You can only like a post once or you would get more sir
     
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  15. texbumthelife

    texbumthelife Well-Known Member

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    Murray is the best tailback this team has had since Emmitt. That might not be saying much, but the guy produces. Its up to the coaches to give him the chance to prove himself.
     
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  16. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

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    RB before guard? If you can't block it doesn't matter who you have in the backfield.

    Before I look at running back I have to go defensive end, defensive tackle, guard and safety before I even look at a running back. I wouldn't even look at linebacker until after that.
     
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  17. Pessimist_cowboy

    Pessimist_cowboy Well-Known Member

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    I've seen holes , a good back should be able to make at least one guy miss . Murray is decent but he can't break tackles or make anyone miss . I've seen great backs make OL great . Nate , tuenui, stepnowski were a bunch of nobody's until emmitt came along .
    seen
     
  18. Nav22

    Nav22 Well-Known Member

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    Hahaha "before the injury"... you'll have to be more specific.

    Top 5? He's not even top 5 in the NFC. Peterson, McCoy, Morris, Forte, Gore, and Lynch are all clearly better.
     
  19. Pessimist_cowboy

    Pessimist_cowboy Well-Known Member

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    I would add Doug Martin , Reggie bush , and Eddie lacy to that list
     
  20. Szczepanik

    Szczepanik Well-Known Member

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    Before his injury he was top 5 in rushing yards. No I am not kidding. I was talking about yardage at the point before his injury, so I remain correct.
     
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