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Offline nerdmann  
#1 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 12:07:12 PM(UTC)
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"He's tough. He's very tough," Andersen said. "He's very comfortable with his skill set. He's confident. I'm convinced he'll get back there - right away. He's too good."


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#2 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 2:12:56 PM(UTC)
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Good to hear other kickers come out in his favor. Hopefully he was able to fix his issue during the week.
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#3 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 2:44:07 PM(UTC)
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Even my lions fan father in law thinks Crosby will come around. Really could use him this season, though... We're not in the postseason yet, and we sure could use a kicker if/when we get there.
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#4 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 2:53:23 PM(UTC)
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tonights game will likely be close so crosby better be good
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#5 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 5:08:42 PM(UTC)
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Watching the Raiders game today made me sick. Janakowski kicks a 55 yarder and he made it look like a chip shot. I think Crosby has the leg to be like that, but I think from all the years they messed with his kicking style might have messed him up. I never understand why they draft someone that was good in college and right away they think they have to change the way they do things. I like Crosby alot but I am thinking they need to draft someone next year and bring in the competition. You watch these young kickers and they are hitting from 50 plus alot and they make it look easy.
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#6 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 5:13:47 PM(UTC)
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Watching the Raiders game today made me sick. Janakowski kicks a 55 yarder and he made it look like a chip shot. I think Crosby has the leg to be like that, but I think from all the years they messed with his kicking style might have messed him up. I never understand why they draft someone that was good in college and right away they think they have to change the way they do things. I like Crosby alot but I am thinking they need to draft someone next year and bring in the competition. You watch these young kickers and they are hitting from 50 plus alot and they make it look easy.


There are little to no facts to support your statement. You care mostly about Mason Crosby and not of the others so you have no emotional link to their misses whatsoever. Well, unless you have one on your fantasy roster, lol.
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#7 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 5:23:50 PM(UTC)
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At least it wasn't Gary Anderson.
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#8 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 5:48:19 PM(UTC)
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ok here is a list of young kickers and their stats from 50 plus yards

Blair Walsh 5-5
Connor Barth 4-7
Justin Tucker 4-4
Greg Zuerlein 5-8

Crosby 1-5 So I guess the whole theory of Mike McCarthy makes him take to many attempts of 50 plus yard fgs goes out the window.

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Offline DakotaT  
#9 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 6:05:54 PM(UTC)
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At least it wasn't Gary Anderson.


And you and Formo doubt that the Queens are jinxed.
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#10 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 6:17:22 PM(UTC)
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dhazer said: Go to Quoted Post
ok here is a list of young kickers and their stats from 50 plus yards

Blair Walsh 5-5
Connor Barth 4-7
Justin Tucker 4-4
Greg Zuerlein 5-8

Crosby 1-5 So I guess the whole theory of Mike McCarthy makes him take to many attempts of 50 plus yard fgs goes out the window.

kicking stats


I don't think there is a theory that Mason Crosby kicks too many 50+ yarders this year. Where do you get this stuff? Or better yet, how am I missing where you get this stuff?

No one is saying he's the best. But much like a QB who can rocket it 70 yards on a rope, when you have a kicker who can belt 65 yarders, you give them full opportunity to hone in their accuracy. And outside of the Colts game, he hasn't cost the Packers a win. Wait, did he miss one against the Seahawks this season?
Offline TheKanataThrilla  
#11 Posted : Sunday, November 25, 2012 6:46:06 PM(UTC)
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I heard Scott Norwood was backing him too.
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