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Old 05-03-2005, 01:29 PM   #31
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Re: Running game will be vastly improved

Hhhmm...with the talk of the offensive line, and those backing up the OL, I understand that the Redskins signed some undrafted players from the rookie minicap. Now, this by no means suggests they'll make the team, but a couple of those guys were offensive linemen. If they continue to impress, we might have some good young players who can add depth to our OL - maybe not rely on the 42 year old Ray Brown!
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Old 05-03-2005, 01:29 PM   #32
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I would agree with anyone that says Portis did not have a great year. We all DO know he is a great back and will be a stud for us given that we have good blocking and good schemes for him now.

No one is blaming him, but the fact is undeniable that he wasn't at his best last year.


i tend to disagree with you. when you think about how pathetic the skins offense was last year, with bad line play, bad wr play, bad qb play and the oppossing defense game planning on stopping the run. in my opinion, portis had a pretty darn good year.
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Old 05-03-2005, 01:32 PM   #33
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if the skins can have even a decent passing game this season portis should really explode fo some big ganes.
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Old 05-03-2005, 05:38 PM   #34
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I'm in the optomistic camp on this one. I love having a healthier (Jansen) and improved (Rabach) line with a second year under the master (Bugel). I also think that while we may have downgraded in overall quality of WR (Coles v. Moss), the WRs we have now can better stretch the field and back the safeties up. Coles is a better WR, but he's not faster than Moss. And Patten adds a lot more speed on the other side than Gardner was going to give you last year (remains to be seen where we line him up this year). Final piece of the puzzle is having Ramsey as the starting QB from game 1 on, who has a much stronger arm than Brunell. It's been said a million times, but as long as Gibbs isn't afraid to open it up a little downfield, I think the running game could see a huge improvement over last year. I'm really starting to get excited for the season to start!
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Old 05-03-2005, 06:04 PM   #35
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You're just now STARTING to get excited...

I was excited right after the Super Bowl.
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