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Offline Pack93z  
#1 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:25:51 PM(UTC)
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Hypothetical game situation (It will be the Vikes and will never happen).. this Sunday, Packers trailing by 4... 2 seconds on the clock we are in the redzone on the 9 yard line. Jennings is playing and seems healthy. Rodgers at the helm and no other injuries have been sustained to the offense.

What play do you call and whom would your target be?


Who do you trust to make a play and win the game for you?
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

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Offline gbguy20  
#2 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:34:32 PM(UTC)
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how dare you make me question my loyalty to certain players. I begrudgingly will only answer Jordy or Grog. IM SORRY JAMES, I STILL LOVE U


EDIT: no fuck that. James too.


edit2: i trust driver with my life.
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Offline GermanGilbert  
#3 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:37:17 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Pack93z Go to Quoted Post
Who do you trust to make a play and win the game for you?


This guy wearing #18, no question. You don't even have to throw it into the endzone.

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Offline nerdmann  
#4 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:42:32 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: GermanGilbert Go to Quoted Post
This guy wearing #18, no question. You don't even have to throw it into the endzone.



Agreed, but I'd feel comfortable with any of the guys.

I might hesitate on Finley, but I think he'd be ok in that situation.

If I was kicking a FG, I'd want the LEFT hash.
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Offline Pack93z  
#5 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:42:52 PM(UTC)
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Big Grin

With the up and down performance of our offense this season, I really want to query the thoughts on who is the "go to" player at the moment of the posters of the board.

Factors currently.. pass protection, drops, lack of physicality at the line of scrimmage of the receivers, and other factors. One play.. so no quick play to try and get another chance.

On the nine so you have room to run routes.. possibly a "pick" route.. close enough for a draw play or middle screen maybe.

Who do you trust to make a play?

Cobb with a catch and run? Finley using his height? Jones with his ability to go and get the ball. Nelson using his body control to the max? Jennings on a slant? Green on a middle screen? Driver with Nelson, Crabtree and Jennings plowing the way? Starks on a draw?
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

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Offline Cheesey  
#6 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:46:41 PM(UTC)
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I'd have Mason Crosby kick a field goal, and then an extra point for the tie.
Then let him miss a game winning 20 yard field goal in overtime.


Yes, i know this isn't possible......





I mean, that Crosby would have made the first TWO kicks.Big Grin
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Offline gbguy20  
#7 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:49:25 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Pack93z Go to Quoted Post
Starks on a draw?


[offtopic]
Can someone explain to me the NFL's obsession with the draw?
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Offline Pack93z  
#8 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:52:54 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: gbguy20 Go to Quoted Post
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Can someone explain to me the NFL's obsession with the draw?


It is a tool to offset a strong pass rush.. often with the backers falling into coverage and the pass rush teeing off on a passing situation.. it opens a huge gap to exploit and it plants a seed in the pass rush to at least pause and look for the run. Threat of the run does an offense wonders.

In this situation.. I wouldn't call it because the underneath coverage will not be dropping that deep and thus not much room to close on the draw. But it is effective used to setup a defense for a later play or on film.

My opinion.
I think when there's enough will and aggression, there's no shortage of talent either.

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Offline vikesrule  
#9 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:53:32 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Pack93z Go to Quoted Post
Hypothetical game situation (It will be the Vikes and will never happen).. this Sunday, Packers trailing by 4...


You're making a lot of rather bold and brash comments about this upcoming game my friend.

It would be a terrible shame if you had to eat copious amounts of crow in the foreseeable future......Big Grin
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#10 Posted : Friday, November 30, 2012 12:54:58 PM(UTC)
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James Jones on a back shoulder, or Jermichael Finley on a corner fade. No one else has shown to be more deserving.
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