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Old 01-29-2013, 04:09 PM   #61
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Why does everyone always forget about Keenan Robinson?
Probably because if a guy didn't play this year, because he was behind 1 PB caliber and 1 very good 3rd year starter, well then that guy clearly isn't worth a 2nd look.
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Old 01-29-2013, 04:34 PM   #62
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Why does everyone always forget about Keenan Robinson?
It's more like I remember... Lemar Marshall.

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Old 01-29-2013, 06:51 PM   #63
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You really need to try a little harder.

Griffin ran 120 times this year.

Newton ran 127 times this year and 126 times last year.

Vick ran 120 times in 2004 and 123 times in 2006.

Tebow ran it 122 times in 2011.

I'm sure there are others.
You're brighter than that...you know I was talking yards. He set a record.
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You're brighter than that...you know I was talking yards. He set a record.
He set the rookie record.

You still lose.
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:10 PM   #65
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Re: A question for all Redskins fans.....

Playoffs.Consistently.
Best QB or one of the best QBs in the NFL.
A Superbowl or 2 thrown in there somewhere.
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:16 PM   #66
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Has anyone else noticed that even when RG3 slides the defense goes headhunting? This has happened to him thru college as well. Im sure most of you have noticed but for those who may not have, watch some highlights of RG3 running. Some near misses would have ripped his head off. And the refs usually don't seem to give a crap.

So don't expect RG3 to avoid getting hit just because he slides.
The defense always tries to take the QB's head off. That's not unique to Griffin.
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:18 PM   #67
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Also a big flaw with the stat is it does not seem to take into account 3 down linebackers vs 2 down linebackers. I still think Fletcher had a great year but I do think he showed signs of his age.
At first I thought Fletch had slowed down. For the first time I saw him hit RBs (like Bradshaw) flush and the RB didn't go down. It was weird, my and my friends were taken aback when Fletcher get a bead on a RB and hits them square the go down.

But, when I read about his nagging injury and more importantly his 'balance' issues I knew it wasn't age slowing Fletch down but injuries.
Then as the season wore on he got over his balance issues and by the end of the season he was back to making plays and hitting with pop.

I would welcome Fletch back with open arms, he would be worth every penny.
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:37 PM   #68
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If RG3 is ready for the start of the season, and can start at least 14 games, I can definitely see the Redskins making the playoffs. However, if he gets injured, it's a completely different story. While I agree with Rich Tandler that Cousins is a good quarterback, the Redskins need RG3 to create confusion on defenses and that really helps Alfred Morris with the ground game. The Redskins are a good team, so they should be playoff contenders for a long time to come.
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:43 PM   #69
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Right, but there is supposed to be a penalty for leading with your head or hitting the QB in the head. Griffin never draws a flag when hit in this way.
Once the QB leaves the pocket he's fair game as a runner.

Griffin needs to give himself up quicker when sliding. On bang-bang plays you often don't get that call unless its really obvious.
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I would like us to find a leader in the secondary ( Safety ) . I think that would make our D that much better. You can never have too many corners or pass rushers. Maybe C. Minnifield or Crawford can improve and fight for a starting CB spot in the next yr or two.
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Old 01-30-2013, 11:59 AM   #71
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So this dude is penciled in as the heir to Fletch? I mean, thats cool, he really didnt go out there and impress.
He looked terrible in Dallas. That's all I remember about him from the season.

I'm sure he'll be as good as Fletch though. Defense shouldn't skip a beat. (sarcasm)
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Old 01-30-2013, 12:04 PM   #72
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He set the rookie record.

You still lose.
It's the team that loses (if RG remains a running QB). I'm looking at the forest through the trees. Have no idea what you're looking at.
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It's the team that loses (if RG remains a running QB). I'm looking at the forest through the trees. Have no idea what you're looking at.
I agree he needs to run less (and be more smart about it when he does), but that's more on him and not a function of the offense. They cut way back on the designed runs as the season went on.

I still think it's ridiculous to think he's going to play less than 5 years. That's how this started and you've been skirting around it since.
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Lorenzo Alexander is another possibility as an inside linebacker...though I personally don't see it
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I agree he needs to run less (and be more smart about it when he does), but that's more on him and not a function of the offense. They cut way back on the designed runs as the season went on.

I still think it's ridiculous to think he's going to play less than 5 years. That's how this started and you've been skirting around it since.
Huh? If nothing changes i.e. he continues to take the same level of punishment, I totally expect he's a five year starter at best and that's with time missed similar to what we've already seen. Is that what you're asking?
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