Join Our Green Bay Packers Interactive Community!

We have been providing fans with the best source of Packers information since 2006!
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
2 Pages<12
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline wpr  
#26 Posted : Friday, September 6, 2013 8:28:02 PM(UTC)
wpr

Rank: Hall of Famer

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2012PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2013FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 8/8/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 3,149
Applause Received: 1,518

There is a reason NFL teams don;t want their qb running all over the place. The odds of them getting hurt go way up. The newer coaches must be too young to realize the idea of running qbs has been scraped several other ties in the past.
UserPostedImage

"Will you follow me, one last time?" Thorin Oakenshield
Offline K_Buz  
#27 Posted : Saturday, September 7, 2013 5:35:44 AM(UTC)
K_Buz

Rank: 6th Round Draft Pick

Joined: 8/17/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 2
Applause Received: 26

Originally Posted by: wpr Go to Quoted Post
There is a reason NFL teams don;t want their qb running all over the place. The odds of them getting hurt go way up. The newer coaches must be too young to realize the idea of running qbs has been scraped several other ties in the past.



True, but the all the new rules to protect the QB has changed the variables of those past experiments.
Offline wpr  
#28 Posted : Saturday, September 7, 2013 5:42:04 AM(UTC)
wpr

Rank: Hall of Famer

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2012PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2013FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 8/8/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 3,149
Applause Received: 1,518

Originally Posted by: K_Buz Go to Quoted Post
True, but the all the new rules to protect the QB has changed the variables of those past experiments.


not completely.

Originally Posted by: Pack93z Go to Quoted Post



UserPostedImage

"Will you follow me, one last time?" Thorin Oakenshield
Offline buckeyepackfan  
#29 Posted : Saturday, September 7, 2013 5:49:26 AM(UTC)
buckeyepackfan

Rank: 1st Round Draft Pick

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2012Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2014

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: Lima, Ohio

Applause Given: 352
Applause Received: 457

Originally Posted by: wpr Go to Quoted Post
not completely.

NFL confirms: Read-option QBs can be hit like runners





Saw Harbaugh still trying yesterday at his press conference.

Saying the rule is "cloudy".

When the only thing that's cloudy is your QB's memory, maybe you will get away from the "gimmick" offense you are trying to run and try playing like a real NFL team.

Then if you beat your opponents, so be it.

The rule changes have given the offense plenty of advantage already, The NFL doesn't need to change anymore rules on protecting The QB.

Message modified by user Saturday, September 7, 2013 6:29:22 AM(UTC)  | Reason: Not specified

Enjoy the ride – It kicks and just keeps on kickin’. "Stats are for Losers"
thanks Post received 1 applause.
wpr on 9/7/2013(UTC)
Offline K_Buz  
#30 Posted : Saturday, September 7, 2013 6:11:36 AM(UTC)
K_Buz

Rank: 6th Round Draft Pick

Joined: 8/17/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 2
Applause Received: 26

Originally Posted by: wpr Go to Quoted Post
not completely.






Maybe...maybe not...

These calls are more-so judgement calls, and I have a feeling that the refs are going to be erroring on the side of throwing the flag vs not.
Offline wpr  
#31 Posted : Saturday, September 7, 2013 5:09:17 PM(UTC)
wpr

Rank: Hall of Famer

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2012PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2013FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 8/8/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 3,149
Applause Received: 1,518


NFL speaks – Jim Harbaugh Whines


Quote:
You knew it was coming … Since San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh could not get the NFL to provide even more protection to read-option quarterbacks, he is now calling the league interpretation of the rule allowing quarterbacks engaging in option tactics “flawed and biased,” when interviewed yesterday.
UserPostedImage

"Will you follow me, one last time?" Thorin Oakenshield
Offline Mucky Tundra  
#32 Posted : Sunday, September 8, 2013 5:26:30 AM(UTC)
Mucky Tundra

Rank: 2nd Round Draft Pick

United States
Joined: 1/11/2013(UTC)
Location: Murray, Kentucky

Applause Given: 378
Applause Received: 484

UserPostedImage
May not have the best looking number...but it's the sexiest! -David Bakhtiari
UserPostedImage
thanks Post received 2 applause.
Zero2Cool on 9/8/2013(UTC), DoddPower on 9/8/2013(UTC)
Offline nyrpack  
#33 Posted : Sunday, September 8, 2013 6:35:25 AM(UTC)
nyrpack

Rank: 4th Round Draft Pick

Joined: 9/26/2008(UTC)
Location: long island, ny

Applause Given: 5
Applause Received: 62

Originally Posted by: wpr Go to Quoted Post


and this is why the guy will never be liked, hes a whining little sissy who just doesnt shut his mouth !!
jimmy b.
thanks Post received 2 applause.
yooperfan on 9/8/2013(UTC), DoddPower on 9/8/2013(UTC)
Offline nerdmann  
#34 Posted : Sunday, September 8, 2013 8:31:14 AM(UTC)
nerdmann

Rank: Most Valuable Player

Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 2,706
Applause Received: 664

Long as we keep shitting ourselves against them, they can say whatever they want.
“Winning is not a sometime thing, it is an all the time thing. You don't do things right once in a while…you do them right all the time.”
thanks Post received 1 applause.
Wade on 9/8/2013(UTC)
Offline Wade  
#35 Posted : Sunday, September 8, 2013 10:19:58 AM(UTC)
Wade

Rank: All Pro

Joined: 8/1/2009(UTC)
Location: nowhere of importance

Applause Given: 683
Applause Received: 716

Omigosh...I've applauded Nerdmann twice in one day. What's the world coming to?

Big Grin
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.
Romans 12:2 (NKJV)
thanks Post received 1 applause.
nerdmann on 9/8/2013(UTC)
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
2 Pages<12
Forum Jump  
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Tweeter

Recent Topics
40m / Green Bay Packers Talk / TheKanataThrilla

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / MintBaconDrivel

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Mucky Tundra

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Mucky Tundra

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

15h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

21h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

23-Nov / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

23-Nov / Green Bay Packers Talk / Tezzy

23-Nov / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

23-Nov / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann