Do the Cowboys have the best 4-3 LB corps in the NFL?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by Altestic, Aug 15, 2019.

  1. Altestic

    Altestic Benched

    1,081 Messages
    780 Likes Received
    I used to think Panthers, but they traded Davis and he was pretty old anyway.

    Cowboys have 4 bona fide above average quality starters including 2 bona fide young superstars and 1 ex superstar (albeit injury pronie). But only 3 positions in base and 2 in sub packages.
     
    Hadenough, Ranching and maryquality like this.
  2. JayFord

    JayFord Well-Known Member

    5,185 Messages
    8,427 Likes Received
    Yes
     
    Teeroy, Mr_C and Proof like this.
  3. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

    48,724 Messages
    42,338 Likes Received
    Yes.. Easy.
     
    Chocolate Lab, JayFord and Teeroy like this.
  4. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

    30,389 Messages
    43,345 Likes Received
    It's so rare that you have 3 linebackers on the field, does it even matter?
     
    Jake and mcmvp like this.
  5. Batman1980

    Batman1980 Well-Known Member

    5,803 Messages
    8,617 Likes Received
    LVE and Smith are both special, hopefully Smith gives us a hometown discount.
     
  6. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

    77,606 Messages
    48,076 Likes Received
  7. DallasDW00ds0n

    DallasDW00ds0n Well-Known Member

    7,062 Messages
    5,659 Likes Received
    If Lee is healthy. Thats a big risk in itself
     
    Ranching likes this.
  8. John813

    John813 Well-Known Member

    12,669 Messages
    15,749 Likes Received
    Maybe.

    Hard to go against KJ Wright and Bobby Wagner. No clue who their third 3LB is but with Wagner I doubt it hurts them if they have a potato as the SOLB.
     
    JoeyBoy718, Hadenough and CouchCoach like this.
  9. mcmvp

    mcmvp Well-Known Member

    1,034 Messages
    929 Likes Received
    Great point...but they two they have are better than any other tandem I can think of
     
  10. CT Dal Fan

    CT Dal Fan Well-Known Member

    5,316 Messages
    9,182 Likes Received
    Yes, so long as Lee is healthy. LVE and Jaylon are only going to get better, and that's scary for the rest of the NFC.

    And let's not forget they have two backups with NFL starting experience. Joe Thomas started in Green Bay and Justin March-Lillard in Kansas City. This LB corps is stacked.
     
    817Gill and buybuydandavis like this.
  11. cowboyec

    cowboyec Well-Known Member

    15,520 Messages
    17,619 Likes Received
    :flagwave:OH....HELL....YEAH!!!!!!:flagwave:
     
  12. starfan1

    starfan1 Well-Known Member

    1,736 Messages
    1,475 Likes Received
    Potentially
     
  13. Setackin

    Setackin radioactivecowboy88 Zone Supporter

    3,256 Messages
    3,932 Likes Received
    Doubt it.
     
  14. Ranching

    Ranching Well-Known Member

    23,706 Messages
    61,889 Likes Received
    Maybe, maybe not.
     
  15. CouchCoach

    CouchCoach Well-Known Member

    19,588 Messages
    33,427 Likes Received
    Nah, I'll take CAR and SEA because they have better MLB and DC's.

    If you forget the IND and LAR games, they look a lot better.
     
  16. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

    48,724 Messages
    42,338 Likes Received
    I wouldn't trade those 2 for LVE and Jaylon straight up.

    KJ and Wagner are studs but Jaylon and LVE are already producing and just have the upside to be difference making football players.

    Jaylon has top 5 in the draft pedigree and LVE got overlooked but IMO he's more talented then Jaylon.
     
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2019
  17. stilltheguru

    stilltheguru Well-Known Member

    4,904 Messages
    2,209 Likes Received
    Prove it! No 100 yard rushers. Lowest amount of missed tackles among lbs. Can they do that? Also takeaways. How did we fair in those 3 categories last year? Hmmm
     
  18. ScipioCowboy

    ScipioCowboy More than meets the eye.

    21,622 Messages
    12,768 Likes Received
    Potentially. In fact, if X can start making plays, their back seven may be the best. I doubt any team has better depth at corner.
     
    CATCH17 likes this.
  19. GimmeTheBall!

    GimmeTheBall! Junior College Transfer

    25,665 Messages
    9,050 Likes Received
    Let me think about it ... YES!
     
  20. Irvin88_4life

    Irvin88_4life Well-Known Member

    17,472 Messages
    19,785 Likes Received
    They saved all the rushing yards for the playoff game against the Rams.
     
    darthseinfeld and stilltheguru like this.

Share This Page