1. Like to discuss POLITICS? Come join us at PUNNDITS.com!
    If you like discussing politics and other related topics then your new home (hopefully) for doing just that can be found on Punndits.com! Come join us and help us grow Punndits into a wonderful and safe place to discuss politics with everyone.
    Dismiss Notice

So is there any guards out there worth getting?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by burmafrd, Oct 29, 2013.

  1. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

    43,820 Messages
    3,379 Likes Received
    Probably not.


    We cannot seem to catch a break.
     
  2. StarBoyz83

    StarBoyz83 Well-Known Member

    8,479 Messages
    3,316 Likes Received
    I sure hope so!!
     
  3. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

    43,820 Messages
    3,379 Likes Received
    sadly I think we got the only one that was really a serious upgrade to what we are stuck with now
     
  4. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

    6,162 Messages
    5,029 Likes Received
    Any guard that is a free agent at this point likely isn't in good enough shape to contribute in a meaningful manner.

    It will be interesting to see if they decide to kick Free inside this week, and start Parnell at RT. With Leary's knees being an issue, this may actually be the better move, and allow Bernadeau to replace Leary if it came to it.
     
  5. Nation

    Nation Well-Known Member

    3,251 Messages
    1,917 Likes Received
    I think Free has played too well at RT to move him
     
  6. davey999

    davey999 Well-Known Member

    2,693 Messages
    1,069 Likes Received
    What does this mean? Another example:

    Vince Wilfork
    Jared Mayo
    Seb Vollmer

    All out for the year...

    Good teams have depth.
     
  7. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

    6,162 Messages
    5,029 Likes Received
    The key is to get the five best linemen out there. The question is whether Parnell at RT is better than Bernadeau at RG.
     
  8. Denim Chicken

    Denim Chicken Well-Known Member

    5,848 Messages
    4,630 Likes Received
    Tony does better with outside pressure than interior, so I think Free to G is the best move.
     
  9. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

    39,550 Messages
    10,688 Likes Received
    And even if they don't have depth... injuries are piling up for many teams.

    It is what it is.
     
  10. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

    43,820 Messages
    3,379 Likes Received
    I am wondering if the easy camps mandated by the new CBA has anything to do with the seemingly greater incidences of injuries this year? And I recall hearing that the time spent by trainers with players has been cut back as well.
     
  11. Carharris2

    Carharris2 Well-Known Member

    4,503 Messages
    2,961 Likes Received
    Many have pointed out that possibility. Seems very possible.
     
  12. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

    6,162 Messages
    5,029 Likes Received
    I think that there is a lot of validity to this.
     
  13. RS12

    RS12 Well-Known Member

    20,557 Messages
    7,366 Likes Received
    They already got him, Arkin remember? Because this staff sees something nobody else in the league sees despite a dearth O Linemen.
     
  14. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

    17,739 Messages
    2,842 Likes Received
    Thats a bad example. They have a HOF coach and QB...not to mention the fact that they've only beaten one decent team. Their wins are against Buf, Mia, NYJ, TB, and ATL...with the good W against the Saints.
     
  15. ninja

    ninja Numbnuts

    6,752 Messages
    1,505 Likes Received
    The best we can do right now is either Arkin or Ray Dominguez from the practice squad to replace Waters and serve as Bernadeu's backup.

    As long as free, Fredbeard, and Smith are playing well and remain healthy, it shouldn't be too much of a problem. The coaches and Romo might have to make some adjustments in the game plan. I hope we would incorporate more quick throws, screens, flats, rollouts, etc.
     
  16. The Quest for Six

    The Quest for Six Well-Known Member

    10,119 Messages
    2,861 Likes Received
    Well we did sign that often sought after David Arkin.......Bahahaha
     
  17. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

    6,162 Messages
    5,029 Likes Received
    Looking at the available list, you're looking at the likes of Ryan Lilja, Jake Scott, Rex Hadnot, Eugene Amano, Ramon Harewood. Not exactly top of the line fixes here.
     
    fifaguy likes this.
  18. fifaguy

    fifaguy Well-Known Member

    6,567 Messages
    1,970 Likes Received
    can't be any worse than Arkin though right? haha
     
  19. links18

    links18 Well-Known Member

    12,626 Messages
    3,901 Likes Received
    Yeah, David Arkin......
     
  20. mitchell2254

    mitchell2254 Well-Known Member

    941 Messages
    436 Likes Received
    Brandon Moore haha
     

Share This Page