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Offline starpass  
#1 Posted : Monday, August 18, 2008 11:58:35 PM(UTC)
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After a 56 and 58 yeard return...it is a no brainer that we need this kid to run back kicks and punts...he did return 2 for tds last year...over 80 and 90 yards...he has a great accellorator gear that leaves guys grasping and he follows blocks well. Jordy Nelson...No. 87 my sleeper for the year.
Offline DarkaneRules  
#2 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 12:02:18 AM(UTC)
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I see no reason not to believe you. The kid will get the ball this season. That we can be sure of.
Offline bozz_2006  
#3 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 12:14:37 AM(UTC)
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I think the fact that he will not be relied upon in the passing game certainly points to him taking over some return duties
Offline longtimefan  
#4 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 12:44:47 AM(UTC)
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I want him to break Hesters records
Offline bozz_2006  
#5 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 12:52:42 AM(UTC)
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I want him to break Hester's face.
Offline JNelson87  
#6 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 1:27:22 AM(UTC)
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We'll work him in somehow, defintely on the PR/KR.. Hopefully he gets some legit playin time at reciever too.
Offline Rockjock07  
#7 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 2:01:24 AM(UTC)
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I want him to break Hester's face.


LOL, priceless!
Offline longtimefan  
#8 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 2:04:28 AM(UTC)
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" said: Go to Quoted Post
I want him to break Hester's face.


yup thats

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Offline earthquake  
#9 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 1:06:09 PM(UTC)
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I think i'de like to see blackmon returning punts, imo he's very reliable(when he's not hurt), and returning punts is a different beast than kickoffs, you want someone back there with a little more experience. Not that i dont think nelson would be capable, just that blackmon would be the safer bet, and he's pretty damn good at it as well.
Offline Greg C.  
#10 Posted : Tuesday, August 19, 2008 1:16:04 PM(UTC)
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I'm thinking Blackmon for punts, and either Blackmon or Nelson for kickoffs. It's unusual for a player as big as Nelson to be a good return man, because they can't slip through the narrow gaps and make guys miss. They also don't have the abliity to change direction as well as smaller guys. But Nelson has looked so good on kickoffs that he should get consideration. A kickoff gives him a lot more time to build up a head of steam, so that his large size is less of a disadvantage than on punts.
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