Terence Newman media conference call tweets

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Dec 5, 2012.

  1. bark

    bark Well-Known Member

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    anyone have brandon carr's numbers?
  2. Little Jr

    Little Jr Well-Known Member

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    Newman was a above avg to good cb at best.
  3. Dallas

    Dallas Old bulletproof tiger

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    Bing Bing Bing Bing! We have a WINNER !!!

    If more people would understand what you said here, the site would be 100x better.
  4. Little Jr

    Little Jr Well-Known Member

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    He stole plenty of jj money he didn't need to speak to him
  5. Idgit

    Idgit That sounds really boring Staff Member

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    You're not razzing anybody I've ever seen post on this site. I was as big a Newman supporter as we've got and I know I was explicit about his performance, when it was good and when it was bad. He was bad the last quarter of the season the last two years here, no doubt about it.

    I think you might be having an argument with somebody in your head. That's cool, though, for me, because the one thing you're right about: I do like to berate people who have weak opinions of their own. :)
  6. Cowboyz88

    Cowboyz88 Well-Known Member

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    In the effort to try to turn over a new leaf, I will try to be less snarky to those who don't agree with me.

    I hope they can do the same.

    The bottom line is if we all knew as much as we think we do, we'd be in team meetings right now and not hashing it out on a message board.

    Perhaps we can all realize that.
  7. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    Same here.. I have Dez on my team and he has been tearing it up. I have a first round bye though.. so I need him to come up big against pitt.
  8. basballguy

    basballguy New Member

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    Please take Terrance Newman with you when you leave town Sunday night.
  9. Reverend Conehead

    Reverend Conehead Well-Known Member

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    I always respected T-New as a good guy. I felt bad for him last season when he got burned so much. I don't for an instant believe he deliberately sluffed off. I think he worked hard and tried to play well, but it just wasn't in the cards. Maybe he wasn't a good fit for Ryan's scheme. In any event, I wish him well, except for on Sunday.
  10. Doomsay

    Doomsay Well-Known Member

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    Ha, a Cincy lurker. How do you like his aggressive coverage? He actually looks better this year than last, if that's any consolation. He was paid a fortune in his waning years here and was torched on a regular basis. A nice guy, but hugely overpaid and ineffective in recent years, more Jerry's fault than his.
  11. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    I've seen a lot of players who leave here say that. I don't know if it's right or wrong but my gut feeling is maybe he should say something? Am I being to sensitive?
  12. basballguy

    basballguy New Member

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    I live in arlington so i've watched him his whole career....he still makes the same bonehead mistakes he was making his rookie year.

    Can't stand him.
  13. Wood

    Wood Well-Known Member

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    I watched Newman play this year and he has been better than I expected. Easily better than he played in his last two years in Dallas.
  14. TwoDeep3

    TwoDeep3 Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Jerry probably tried to talk with Newman but Newman was giving him a ten yard cushion and Jones couldn't get close enough.
  15. Venger

    Venger Well-Known Member

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    Your post pleases me.
  16. bigdnlaca

    bigdnlaca Well-Known Member

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    He has played good but the offense still pass to his side without hesitation when the qb needs a play.
  17. EGTuna

    EGTuna Active Member

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    I saw a tweet from Tim McMahon where profootballfocus, which grades every player for every play, had the following in their CB rankings for the year:
    Adam Jones #15
    Terrance Newman #29
    Morris Claiborne #63
    Brandon Carr #100.

    As far as I know, PFF does NOT account/weight for Opponent Strength the way Football Outsiders or KC Joyner (ESPN "Football Scientist") does, so if that were factored in, the rankings would probably be a little different. Also, Jones and Newman aren't every game starters, so they're typically facing #2, #3, and #4 WRs; whereas Carr and Claiborne battle #1s and #2s much more frequently. Still. The raw numbers are a tad depressing despite the numerous reasoning and explanations.
  18. Doomsay

    Doomsay Well-Known Member

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    While there is clearly some arbitrariness in CB grading systems, it would seem that QB's have a very high completion % against Carr, and to a lesser extent Mo.
  19. muck4doo

    muck4doo Least-Known Member

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  20. DenCWBY

    DenCWBY Well-Known Member

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    Yes, things like, "yes he was like a favorite uncle to me. Paid me right up front on a long contract and I really didn't have to play that hard to keep my starting position. No pressure at all with Jerry".

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