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Russell Wilson is Amazing

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by Teague31, Jan 11, 2014.

  1. Teague31

    Teague31 Defender of the Star

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    Threw for a whopping 103 yards yet his defense and running game showed up and the team won. He is now a "clutch postseason QB" I suppose.
     
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  2. PA Cowboy Fan

    PA Cowboy Fan Well-Known Member

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    I like him.
     
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  3. Vanilla2

    Vanilla2 Well-Known Member

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    He aight
     
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  4. unsportsmanlikeconduct

    unsportsmanlikeconduct Active Member

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    I get your sarcasm
     
  5. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    How many INTs did he throw? Romo had a 100 yard passing game and everyone said it wasn't his fault because he didn't throw any INTs.
     
  6. DragonCowboy

    DragonCowboy Well-Known Member

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    When?

    If it's the Chicago game, he was getting his fair share of blame. I think the consensus is that Peyton Manning himself couldn't have won with that defense. He also threw three TDs that game.
     
  7. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    I found it. The Bears game. He threw 104 yards, 3 TDs, 0 INTs. All the apologists said it wasn't his fault. I didn't understand how a guy who only throws for 104 yards when his team is done by multiple TDs isn't to blame. But the apologists said he wasn't. At least Wilson didn't need to throw for a million yards.
     
  8. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    Bears.

    I found it. The Bears game. He threw 104 yards, 3 TDs, 0 INTs. All the apologists said it wasn't his fault. I didn't understand how a guy who only throws for 104 yards when his team is done by multiple TDs isn't to blame. But the apologists said he wasn't. At least Wilson didn't need to throw for a million yards.
     
  9. nake

    nake Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    What we saw today in Seattle today was a team that doesn't have to be carried by the QB. I hope we can develop a team like that in the next couple of years.
     
  10. EST_1986

    EST_1986 Well-Known Member

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    I'd love a QB like Wilson in Dallas
     
  11. popp1234

    popp1234 Well-Known Member

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    Sarcasm and Romo-promoting-agenda aside, he really IS a pretty damn good young QB.
     
  12. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    I like him.

    He made some nice plays to keep drives going.

    Likely the steal of his draft.
     
  13. xvendettax914

    xvendettax914 Well-Known Member

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    Why? Honestly curious.
     
  14. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    It sounds like you're setting him up for a "yeah, but Romo can do this" response.
     
  15. EST_1986

    EST_1986 Well-Known Member

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    His attitude and leadership. Doesn't make many mistakes and he wins.
     
  16. dstovall5

    dstovall5 Well-Known Member

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    Romo got blasted for that game, and rightfully so, though to be fair that whole game wasn't on him. You're talking about 1-2 people, meanwhile for the most part the majority thought Romo played a bad game against the bears. Don't get it twisted though, the defense played just as bad as Romo if not worst. What you saw today was an actual TEAM picking up it's QB's poor play, something that doesn't happen often in Dallas.
     
  17. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    Yep, definitely attitude and leadership. I don't know if the league is shifting toward a read-option/mobile QB league, but Wilson is probably the best mix of pure pocket passer and shifty mobile QB I've seen in a while. He uses his legs to buy time to find an open receiver. He isn't a run-first QB. He's a great bus driver (which I don't understand why that's an insult) and a capable play maker. Not to mention, he just has that "it" factor.
     
  18. percyhoward

    percyhoward Research Tool Staff Member

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    It was Wilson's fourth game this year with a rating in the 60's or worse.

    He's 3-1.
     
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  19. Bill Wooten

    Bill Wooten Well-Known Member

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    And you would be enjoying some high draft picks. Wilson is from my town and he's a great guy. But put him in Dallas with Garret's system and this defense, he is run out of the league. Today showed his limitations. He can make plays, but needs a great defense, running game and play-action based offense.
     
  20. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    I agree that this team never bails out Romo, but I don't think Wilson had a horrible game today. He wasn't perfect but I saw him make a lot of excellent plays. Not to mention, those conditions were horrible today. I think Brees had 34 first half passing yards. Do you think Brees is really that bad? My point is, I don't think Wilson had a horrible game.
     

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