Grade the Starting Defense

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  1. Teague31

    Teague31 Defender of the Star

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    Grade them- good, average or bad

    tank- average
    Quinn- average
    Collins- bad
    Woods- incomplete
    LVE- bad
    Jaylon- bad
    Chido- average
    Woods- average
    Heath- woods
    Jones- average
    Brown- bad
  2. Aerolithe_Lion

    Aerolithe_Lion Well-Known Member

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    I have this impression that you’re not calling woods average or bad because you are biased for him. He’s in his third year, he’s not incomplete anymore, this is what he is.
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  3. Howboutdemcowboys31

    Howboutdemcowboys31 Well-Known Member

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    Quinn is the only guy whose made me say WOW all year on D
  4. Noclaf

    Noclaf Well-Known Member

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    Yea they have not been very good at all, what gets to me is all we heard in the off season is how much better this D will be, not even close
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  5. PA Cowboy Fan

    PA Cowboy Fan Well-Known Member

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    It misses taco. ;)
  6. acer941

    acer941 Well-Known Member

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    A = Great ; B = Good ; C = Passable ; D = Average/Replaceable ; F = Cut ASAP

    Tank - C
    Quinn - B
    Collins - B
    Woods - C
    LVE - C
    Jaylon - C
    Lee - B
    Chido - B
    Woods - B
    Heath - F
    Jones - A
    Brown - C

    The Secondary has been pretty good(Except Heath), the packers didn’t have a WR or TE go over 50yards, Jimmy Graham only had 41. Below him the next highest is 21yards.

    Even in the Saints game M.Thomas has 95yards but that was mostly Scheme related or backShoulder amazing pass(Impossible to defend). Everyone else 30yards or below.
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  7. pitt33

    pitt33 Well-Known Member

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    It really misses Irving and Gregory.

    Or maybe I do...
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  8. mmohican29

    mmohican29 Well-Known Member

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    Apparently can only contain the worst teams in the league. Not stop. Not control.


    Horrified by the entire unit with the exception of Byron Jones.

    The Hot Boyz and Van Jaylon should unequivocally be completely ashamed of themselves.
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  9. Manster_Mash

    Manster_Mash Active Member

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  10. AmariChill

    AmariChill Well-Known Member

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    A = Great B = Good C = Average/Slightly Below Average D = Borderline Cut/3rd String F = Cut

    Tank - C
    Quinn - A (By this team's standards)
    Collins - B
    (Xavier) Woods - C
    LVE - C
    Jaylon - B (He's been improving these past few weeks).
    Lee - C
    Chido - C
    (Antwaun) Woods - B (Until he gets back. He's proved that he is needed way more than previously thought for this run game).
    Heath - F (Still don't understand why we aren't use Donovan Wilson here)
    Jones - B
    Brown - D (Lewis needs to start over him immediately. Brown gets at least 10+ penalties a game.)

    Coaching staff that believes in prevent over aggressiveness: Z. They all need to be cut immediately IMO. I want a 49ers like defense.
    Last edited: Oct 9, 2019
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  11. ItzKelz

    ItzKelz Well-Known Member

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    6th ranked in the NFL
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  12. noletime95

    noletime95 Well-Known Member

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    Garbage. They’ve beaten no one and can’t stop the run.

    Soft and over rated
  13. Blue&Silver

    Blue&Silver Well-Known Member

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    top 10
  14. CowboyRoy

    CowboyRoy Well-Known Member

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  15. pancakeman

    pancakeman Well-Known Member

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    Coming into the season I really thought our starting 3 LBs would be probably the best in the league and maybe one of the best groups historically. Really wrong there.
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  16. StarBoyz83

    StarBoyz83 Well-Known Member

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    It's crazy they're as high as last year. They're not half as good this year so far lol. Apparently a lot of defenses must have declined from last year.
  17. Pantone282C

    Pantone282C Zone Supporter

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    Grades are for rationalization when the eye test says differently. BBDB isn't cutting it. Best get it right before the playoffs, or we will look like last year's version during the Colts and Rams games.
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  18. Cowboysheelsreds053

    Cowboysheelsreds053 Well-Known Member

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    And the Purple dranker, he would probably be our best LB.
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  19. Blackspider214

    Blackspider214 Well-Known Member

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    Secondary yet again has 1 interception and we have played 5 games. Against the likes of Eli, Keenum, Teddy, Fitz/Rosen. Please stop listing yards as a basis of if a secondary is good. Do they make plays when needed? Not even close. This is the most inept secondary at actually making plays.

    Since you want to use yards, Dak had a great game. Almost threw for 500 yards. See how that works?
  20. Silverstar

    Silverstar Well-Known Member

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    If you can't stop the run your **** across the board and down the line.

    Grade F

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