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Sean Lee will get first crack at MLB, but Carter will get a look there too

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Feb 22, 2013.

  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Do it for the Vine! Staff Member

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  2. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye. Zone Supporter

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    Lee and Carter are interchangeable, in my opinion.
  3. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    I hear ya, but I personally believe Lee is the prototypical MLB and Carter the prototypical WILL. That being said, I'm very open to competition.
  4. jobberone

    jobberone Orangutans make great bass players Staff Member

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    Couldn't agree more. IMO, I'd play them both at the Will and Sam in TC just in case one goes down. Not 50/50 but enough snaps to get a feel. I'd rather play Albright or Lemon at Mike and move Lee to the Will if Carter is injured.
  5. CowboysYanksLakers

    CowboysYanksLakers Well-Known Member

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    I think Carter will be the WILL in this defense...
  6. Frozen700

    Frozen700 Well-Known Member

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    Lee should be the MLB
  7. sonnyboy

    sonnyboy Benched

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    That's exactly what I was thinking and what they're probably thinking.
  8. FuzzyLumpkins

    FuzzyLumpkins The Boognish

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    The burning question for me is what are they going to do at SAM.
  9. tunahelper

    tunahelper Active Member

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    It will only take one crack at it for Lee to cement the starting MLB.
  10. Vanilla2

    Vanilla2 Well-Known Member

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    I think Carter will be the MLB.

    I like lee but I think carter is gonna end being the player most think lee is or will be.

    It's a good problem to have though.
  11. jobberone

    jobberone Orangutans make great bass players Staff Member

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    All depends on how the player fits and how comfortable they get. Some people you can move around and others not. Even in the same scheme, coaches yada. Some of this may come down to who is the Sam. If Lee is the best Sam then you find a Mike.
  12. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    The 3rd LB could impact the position of Lee or Carter due to the fact that they can probably play any of he 3 spots.

    If a player like Ernie Sims is re-signed and becomes the leading candidate to be the 3rd LB, then he might be best at WLB. In this case, getting the 3 best on the field could have Carter at SLB.

    If a player like Albright is the best 3rd LB, then he would be the SLB and Carter would most likely be the WLB.
  13. Dcowboy84

    Dcowboy84 Well-Known Member

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    the fact that we have two guys who could play both positions and excel is a luxury i'm happy we have

    i could see an advantage of using Carter at MLB due to his speed to run back in the Tampa 2 and cover the deep middle...but i think his speed and burst could make him ELITE at the WILL so that's where i'd put him

    and we've seen that Lee could excel anywhere and his anticipation and ability to read make him a stud at MLB

    either way though...two great players who i can't wait to see play together for a full season

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