Why are we running a 3-4 if Dlaw cant get pressure

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  1. EST_1986

    EST_1986 Well-Known Member

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    I can. It’s not that difficult to see.
     
  2. SportsGuru80

    SportsGuru80 CowboysYanksLakers

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    And now he's hurt with a bum knee...
     
  3. jrumann59

    jrumann59 Well-Known Member

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    Basically a
    position change in a shortened off season when he has hardly rushed from a stand up, its not about want but relearning how to rush.
     
  4. Cas2800

    Cas2800 Well-Known Member

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    They were trying to give Jaylon help because he's a liability.
     
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  5. Blue64

    Blue64 Well-Known Member

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    As he has with so many others in the past.

    D-Laugh is too busy tweeting about his toys and making boasts about what’s to come, but does nothing on game day.
     
  6. DallasDW00ds0n

    DallasDW00ds0n Well-Known Member

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    If Aldon is our best player then we’re not that good
     
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  7. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

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    Yeah I think Dak and Zeke are better among other guys. All the receivers are as well.
     
  8. EST_1986

    EST_1986 Well-Known Member

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    Thought we were talking about just on the defensive side. Whole team then yes just about every offensive starter is better than every defensive starter lol
     
  9. rocyaice

    rocyaice Well-Known Member

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    Oh on defense....ehhh....through two weeks I can't argue Aldon is better. Not really like anyone is lighting it up over there....YET. The secondary is going to get better as the game goes by. This defensive line might be what it is.
     
  10. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    DLaw is pretty obviously hurt, since he only played 28 snaps last night.
     
  11. Keithfansince5

    Keithfansince5 Well-Known Member

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    These will be shirts seen in thrift stores for $1 soon.
     
  12. OmerV

    OmerV Well-Known Member

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    Exactly. I don't know how people can't see we are playing most downs with 2 DT's.
     
  13. cowboygo

    cowboygo Well-Known Member

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    28 snaps from DLaw. Is he hurt or did he get benched? Either way, we are paying $20M for a run-stopper with a loud mouth. His pass-rush was non-existent yesterday.
     
  14. ConstantReboot

    ConstantReboot Well-Known Member

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    Its because of Nolan. This is the worst time to convert a defense from a 4-3 to a 3-4. Worst!
     
  15. Cowboysfan1975

    Cowboysfan1975 Well-Known Member

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    Anae wa such a game changer at Utah. I'm not saying he is ready to be a starter. But being a huge Utah fan I've been looking to see him get some snaps. I know he can make plays.
     
  16. jsb357

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    he cost too much so why risk injury sending him toward the QB...

    oh wait...

    /sarc
     
  17. jblaze2004

    jblaze2004 Well-Known Member

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    Your right. This would be very interesting to see when Gregory finally plays. Would they really bench a guy making 20 mil a year but providing very average passrush on the outside? Stay tuned.
     
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  18. ABQCOWBOY

    ABQCOWBOY Regular Joe....

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    That's why I hate all of this, "Next Guy Up" stuff. Some things are so dumb on the surface of it all that we really shouldn't need to have major conflict over them, as fans.

    But we still will...........

    ;)
     
  19. buybuydandavis

    buybuydandavis Well-Known Member

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    Maybe just rotating DLaw out more, and more often on passing downs. He does give pretty good run defense. Gregory, Smith, and Griffen look like a good DE rotation by themselves.
     
  20. SSoup

    SSoup Well-Known Member

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    Lawrence was a 5-sack guy last season. His problems pre-date the scheme change.

    Moreover, you don't make big-picture scheme decisions based on preserving the ability of a guy to continue to eke out 5 measly sacks in a season.
     

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