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Offline shield4life  
#11 Posted : Sunday, August 10, 2014 5:32:17 PM(UTC)
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I think Boykin did look a little off last night but since it's pre-season I'm sure glad his off now & not when it's really going to count.

I expect him taking the 3rd spot but he will have challenge.

Here's two that might steal the last 2 spots.

Chris Harper: Love his size, all tho lacks speed but can make up for it.
Davante Adams: Lacks concentration but with the weather as bad as it was can't blame with a poor performance.
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#12 Posted : Sunday, August 10, 2014 7:30:39 PM(UTC)
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mi_keys said: Go to Quoted Post
That usually goes without saying.


Good point
DarkaneRules said: Go to Quoted Post
I was going on about that enough in the chat box. I was still annoyed about it today. Do those announcers actually do regular season games too? If so, wow.


I think they only call Titans preseason games...

shield4life said: Go to Quoted Post
Chris Harper: Love his size, all tho lacks speed but can make up for it.


According to reports, Harpers has been very inconsistent... has made a number of plays, but a number of mistakes as well. If he's able to cut out the mistakes he could become pretty good.
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#13 Posted : Sunday, August 10, 2014 10:09:57 PM(UTC)
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I wouldn't discount the wideouts and TEs in a game without Aaron Rodgers and with driving rain. And I think it's the last four after Nelson and Cobb, not just three.
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#14 Posted : Monday, August 11, 2014 12:57:35 AM(UTC)
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I think Harper took a big step back.

3 drops,

1 was a wide open TD,

The other 2 would have gotten us a 1st down.
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DarkaneRules said: Go to Quoted Post
I am rooting for the guy. I just didn't notice him. Read some articles today and none of them mentioned him either. If he was involved, then I just missed him watching other people.


I'm more so rooting for him to spite someone else. I just want the overall roster to be vastly improved and don't much care if it was a 1st rounder or undrafted rookie that makes it happen.


The announcers were Kevin Harlan and Rich Gannon. They do Packer preseason games. Harlan is fairly good, although I think he sounds like an AM Radio station at times. Gannon has some good QB input, but that's about it.


I think some folks bag on announcers just because they thing it's vogue and don't actually pay attention or understand their responsibility. In other words, it's the equivalent of ripping a Punter for not throwing a perfect spiral.
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texaspackerbacker said: Go to Quoted Post
I wouldn't discount the wideouts and TEs in a game without Aaron Rodgers and with driving rain. And I think it's the last four after Nelson and Cobb, not just three.


Understandable however coach loved the conditions. It gave them an opportunity to rise above. Well no one really did that, so for now they take a step back in my eyes. And you may be right about the final roster but they be better served to keep 5 and stash another prospect on the PS.

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#17 Posted : Tuesday, August 12, 2014 8:32:19 AM(UTC)
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Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
The announcers were Kevin Harlan and Rich Gannon. They do Packer preseason games. Harlan is fairly good, although I think he sounds like an AM Radio station at times. Gannon has some good QB input, but that's about it.


They weren't the announcers for the game that aired on the NFL Network. It was Eddie George and someone else. I actually didn't think they were horrible, for a preseason game. They were fair, seemed to have a knowledge of many of the players from both teams, and quickly identified the player and what school they were from. I've seen much worse from preseason announcers.

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#18 Posted : Tuesday, August 12, 2014 2:43:18 PM(UTC)
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Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
The announcers were Kevin Harlan and Rich Gannon. They do Packer preseason games. Harlan is fairly good, although I think he sounds like an AM Radio station at times. Gannon has some good QB input, but that's about it.


I think some folks bag on announcers just because they thing it's vogue and don't actually pay attention or understand their responsibility. In other words, it's the equivalent of ripping a Punter for not throwing a perfect spiral.


I've been a big fan of Gannon in the past as an announcer. I bit boring but he lays back and lets the game be the entertainment and doesn't try to upstage it which I really like.


But those aren't the announcers I was complaining about... I got the Titans announcers which were Cory Curtis and Eddie George... and I thought they struggled compared to in season announcers.
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