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Old 09-29-2006, 10:49 AM   #31
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Re: Cooley needs to focus

Is it mullet-fied, or did he cut it short?
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Old 09-29-2006, 11:19 AM   #32
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Is it mullet-fied, or did he cut it short?
He looks like he's about to leave practice and skip off to Sunday school, just like he did his rookie year. I'm hoping this will spark him and he'll start living up to all our hype from this offseason.
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Old 09-29-2006, 11:34 AM   #33
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Re: Cooley needs to focus

I really like Cooley so don't take this as hate. I mentioned this in another thread, but Cooley's blocking in the Texans game was terrible. I was at the game in good seats and at one point a corner back out muscled him. He was a liability in the running game.
I know he is very popular player and my comments about Cooley is going to piss some off. However, if we are going to be critical of Archuleta, Brunnell and others that have been hammered by TWP members, you have to be evenhanded and fair.
I was particularly watching Cooley on offense and Archuleta on defense and Cooley looked terrible in the Texans game, in particular his blocking. I am not sure if he is hurt, but he was blocking like a wimp the entire game. I did not see him make a single good block. Out of the two Cooley and Archuleta, Archuleta played better last week.
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Old 09-29-2006, 12:00 PM   #34
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Re: Cooley needs to focus

Picture??? (Not in those fruity shorts please)
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Old 09-29-2006, 03:04 PM   #35
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Re: Cooley needs to focus

Brunell should be scared to hold the ball more than two seconds. That's all the time NFL defenses give you these days. IMO, he holds it too long.

The haircut is a start for Cooley, now he needs to find religion. And I'm not talking about some hippy dippy love peace kind of religion. I'm talking about the good old-time sort that judges and condems people.
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Old 09-29-2006, 04:02 PM   #36
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Bingo!

Cooley has never had a problem focusing before, now all of a sudden Saunders has him running deeper routes, so Brunell who's scared to hold the ball more than 2 seconds has Cooley taking the blame for not focusing? It just keeps getting better. I am curious what are the signs that he's not focused? Should he use telecanetic powers to force Brunell to stand in the pocket and deliver the ball downfield? Why someone would question Cooley is beyond me, he's a proven gamer, unlike Brunell our little china doll.
Deeper routes?

All I've seen him doing so far is blocking.

As for Brunell, some would argue that he's a bit more proven than Cooley if you compared their careers, in fact it's not even a fair comparison. But oh well, keep on hating.

Who threw Cooley the ball all last year to make him so proven?
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Old 09-29-2006, 04:18 PM   #37
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When Cooley does go down field, he's not within Brunell's comfort zone of 3 yards around him. He's not in checkdown vision...deeper may not be the right word, but it's further than most of Brunell's passes thus far.
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Old 09-29-2006, 05:04 PM   #38
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When are we going to get any play out of the tight ends and H-backs?
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Maybe cooley isnt a superstar. Maybe he went unnoticed last season and relied on YAC and made a living being a blue collar guy. This is why R.Johnson was needed. The skins need a big huge target not a mop head who is not producing on the field other than his ultimate goal to grow hair to be a mullet.
cooley is a big target, rob johnson sucks (notice how he isnt on a team).

it's been 3 games, shut up
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Old 09-29-2006, 05:34 PM   #40
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i second steveo.
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Old 09-30-2006, 01:13 PM   #41
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who cares! This thread was about Cooley, not the whole offense. I said I feel Cooley is out of shape, or not in as good as shape as last year. Buddy, I know the offense as a whole sucks. Its pretty freaking obvious the offense sucks. This was about Cooley, so that was my comment on Cooley, not the offense.
Cooley is now a traditional TE. What are you expecting? Saunders does not run a H-back. Think first.....
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Old 09-30-2006, 01:20 PM   #42
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Maybe cooley isnt a superstar. Maybe he went unnoticed last season and relied on YAC and made a living being a blue collar guy. This is why R.Johnson was needed. The skins need a big huge target not a mop head who is not producing on the field other than his ultimate goal to grow hair to be a mullet.

Woooooh! first, and I'm so pissed i don't even care about punctuation with this one....Cooley has performed ten times expectations from his combine workout. Did you know he went to Utah state? You know what, you do not understand the Redskins....I have nothing more to say other than I bet in 3 years you'll be a Bears fan.
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Old 09-30-2006, 11:47 PM   #43
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Re: Cooley needs to focus

He needs a QB that doesn't need an 8 step drop and a quick trigger. And can get him the ball it's not Cooley.
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Old 10-01-2006, 07:25 AM   #44
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Re: Cooley needs to focus

listen here. cooley cannot make plays if... brunell doesnt throw him the ball. its pretty simple
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Old 10-01-2006, 07:34 AM   #45
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i agree he isnt getting many looks but his blocking is on point. I think he will have some balls thrown to him today.
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