Nice to see all those guys running after the catch

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  1. JD_KaPow

    JD_KaPow jimnabby

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    Looking back at the game Sunday, it's striking just how nice it was to see all those guys running after the catch in a way we haven't seen in a long time. Three YAC numbers that really jumped out at me:

    Gallup: 76
    Cobb: 41
    Witten: 16
     
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  2. robbieruff

    robbieruff Well-Known Member

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    Ironically, it look Witten and Gallup the same amount of time to cover their respective distances. ;)
     
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  3. AsthmaField

    AsthmaField Outta bounds

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    Witten and Yac are like oil and water. The two just don’t go together.
     
  4. America's Cowboy

    America's Cowboy Well-Known Member

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    Dak's new redefined throwing delivery (and footwork) is doing wonders, all thanks to QB Coach Jon Kitna.
     
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  5. CalPolyTechnique

    CalPolyTechnique Well-Known Member

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    I love watching Witten get the ball in the flat and just create.

    Dude is a YAC machine.
     
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  6. cern

    cern Well-Known Member

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    Yac is a function of catching the ball in stride. Sometimes it's a great throw. Other times it's an adjustment by the wr. Seemed like a good dose of both. Hope it continues.
     
  7. JD_KaPow

    JD_KaPow jimnabby

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    I don't know what you're talking about. YAC is a function of falling down in the right direction.
     
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  8. nalam

    nalam The realist

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    Lol, good humor
     
  9. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    In one sideline shot you could actually see a fan in the stands going to his seat passing Witten getting his YAC.
     
  10. Tangle_Foot

    Tangle_Foot Well-Known Member

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    Witten's YAC is described as yawn after the catch:laugh:
     
  11. CowboyRoy

    CowboyRoy Well-Known Member

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    As well as great play calling and scheming. Play action gets the defense to freeze and can leave WR's wide open.
     
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  12. acr731

    acr731 Well-Known Member

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    Witten had 16 yards after catch? He must have ended up with 10 receptions, I'm guessing.
     
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  13. Runwildboys

    Runwildboys Well-Known Member

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    Perfect placement of the ball does wonders. Dak clearly worked hard in the off season.
     
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  14. ElGatoGrande

    ElGatoGrande EGG

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    Fortunately Witten and first downs are

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  15. Beaker42

    Beaker42 Well-Known Member

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    Only bad thing I can say about Dak is he threw a couple balls behind guys, one a crossing route and the TD pass to Swaim but Swaim was athletic enough to turn his body around, make the catch and run for the score.
     

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