Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
nerdmann  
#1 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 7:27:08 AM(UTC)
All right, so alot of fringe players are getting their shots today. We've seen this in the recent past, and players have stepped up. Remember the gloom and doom when we had to start Barlcay at RT? Turns out dude can play football.

More recently, Franklin got his shot. People were talking shit at the end of training camp. IF HE WASN'T DRAFTED HE'D HAVE BEEN CUT. Hahaha, guess what. Dude can play football.

Last week Lattimore came in and got it done.

On the other hand, McMillian seems to have shit himself. Quarless and Taylor don't seem to have done themselves too many favors.

So, who do YOU think is gonna light it up today? Who gets a chance to be a developmental player down the road?

And who do you think is gonna shit themselves?

Here are some guys I think have a shot to distinguish themselves: Bostick (then again, I've been calling for him for weeks.) Stoneburner, Myles White. Is Nixon still on the roster? I'd like to see what he can do. He looked like he could play in the preseason.

I'd also like to see Nate Palmer get some positive action today.

Also, who do you think is gonna shit themselves? Imo it's time for Quarless to go through puberty. Boykin too. Dude needs to get on the same page.
Mucky Tundra  
#2 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 7:33:41 AM(UTC)
I'm looking forward to Franklin getting touches today. I also want to see how Bostick gets used on offense. How much will they line him up at the end of the line like a TE vs how much he stands up like a WR. I know his blocking stinks but him and Finley could get serious mismatches over the middle of the field.
User is suspended until 4/29/2043 11:56:55 PM(UTC) texaspackerbacker  
#3 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 8:09:05 AM(UTC)
No mention of my favorite rookie (among the 7ths and UDFAs anyway), Andy Mulumba? I think he and Palmer will more than do the job. Lattimore has done OK, although Brad Jones didn't set too high a standard. I hope Barrington gets a chance and comes through too - maybe to get out the doghouse he apparently is in.

I think one of these weeks, Quarless is gonna show up. He hasn't had much thrown his way, but maybe that means he hasn't gotten open. I'm glad they stuck with him - hopefully he justifies it.
Tezzy  
#4 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 8:20:52 AM(UTC)
texaspackerbacker said: Go to Quoted Post
No mention of my favorite rookie (among the 7ths and UDFAs anyway), Andy Mulumba? I think he and Palmer will more than do the job. Lattimore has done OK, although Brad Jones didn't set too high a standard. I hope Barrington gets a chance and comes through too - maybe to get out the doghouse he apparently is in.

I think one of these weeks, Quarless is gonna show up. He hasn't had much thrown his way, but maybe that means he hasn't gotten open. I'm glad they stuck with him - hopefully he justifies it.


To be fair, Brad Jones was one of the best 3-4 ILBs in the league this season before getting hurt. He was playing solid ball.
buckeyepackfan  
#5 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 8:34:00 AM(UTC)
texaspackerbacker said: Go to Quoted Post
No mention of my favorite rookie (among the 7ths and UDFAs anyway), Andy Mulumba? I think he and Palmer will more than do the job. Lattimore has done OK, although Brad Jones didn't set too high a standard. I hope Barrington gets a chance and comes through too - maybe to get out the doghouse he apparently is in.

I think one of these weeks, Quarless is gonna show up. He hasn't had much thrown his way, but maybe that means he hasn't gotten open. I'm glad they stuck with him - hopefully he justifies it.


hHmmmm..Brad Jones was leading the team in tackles, and assists. With a sack and a forced fumble.

Glad your standards aren't unrealistic.
dhazer  
#6 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 8:39:09 AM(UTC)
I expect Boykin to have like 7 catches for 105 and a td today. Bank on it :)
buckeyepackfan  
#7 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 8:53:03 AM(UTC)
dhazer said: Go to Quoted Post
I expect Boykin to have like 7 catches for 105 and a td today. Bank on it :)


What did you do dhazer pick him up on both FFL leagues???? lol
Mucky Tundra  
#8 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 9:06:22 AM(UTC)
buckeyepackfan said: Go to Quoted Post
What did you do dhazer pick him up on both FFL leagues???? lol


No I nabbed in one to replace Cobb! [laughing]
buckeyepackfan  
#9 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 9:54:35 AM(UTC)
Mucky Tundra said: Go to Quoted Post
No I nabbed in one to replace Cobb! [laughing]


I drafted him in both leagues last pick, called him this years breakout player, then dumped him before he had a chance to play!!!!
Hope he makes me look bad!!!!
DoddPower  
#10 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 12:00:33 PM(UTC)
buckeyepackfan said: Go to Quoted Post
hHmmmm..Brad Jones was leading the team in tackles, and assists. With a sack and a forced fumble.

Glad your standards aren't unrealistic.


Texas is definitely not one to let facts get in the way of his opinions.

User is suspended until 5/28/2018 11:54:40 AM(UTC) DakotaT  
#11 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 12:06:02 PM(UTC)
DoddPower said: Go to Quoted Post
Texas is definitely not one to let facts get in the way of his opinions.



Or common sense and ethics.
Zero2Cool  
#12 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 12:33:50 PM(UTC)
Brad Jones is the 8th ranked ILB in the NFL. That's setting the bar up there decently. He lacked a little in coverage.
sschind  
#13 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 4:44:40 PM(UTC)
dhazer said: Go to Quoted Post
I expect Boykin to have like 7 catches for 105 and a td today. Bank on it :)


8 for 103, boy were you offSmile

Porforis  
#14 Posted : Sunday, October 20, 2013 4:51:23 PM(UTC)
dhazer said: Go to Quoted Post
I expect Boykin to have like 7 catches for 105 and a td today. Bank on it :)


That's 8 catches and 103 yards with a TD today. What in the heck were you thinking?!
wpr  
#15 Posted : Monday, October 21, 2013 5:56:22 AM(UTC)
dhazer said: Go to Quoted Post
I expect Boykin to have like 7 catches for 105 and a td today. Bank on it :)


amazing.
yooperfan  
#16 Posted : Monday, October 21, 2013 9:21:33 AM(UTC)
I think the audition went quite well for most of our young players that were forced into the breech.
buckeyepackfan  
#17 Posted : Monday, October 21, 2013 3:33:16 PM(UTC)
yooperfan said: Go to Quoted Post
I think the audition went quite well for most of our young players that were forced into the breech.


Agree..... there were "rookie" mistakes made, that was expected, but nothing agregious.

Mulumba and Palmer were solid, nothing spectacular, but they didn't look lost.

Mycah Hyde had a good game.

Stoneburner had the penalty on their punter, chalk that up to inexperience and effort to try and make a play that gets you noticed.

Lacy is a beast!!!

Gonaa be a little tougher next week on the road, but I like what The packers can put on the field right now until injuries start clearing up.
Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
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

Fan Shout
Mucky Tundra (3m) : Bears, Browns and...?
uffda udfa (5h) : Yes...8 weeks from now... Hundley has to lead us to 2-3 wins for us to have reasonable shot
gbguy20 (7h) : Is he eligible at that time?
uffda udfa (7h) : Packers holding out hope 12 is back for game at Carolina.
uffda udfa (8h) : Rodgers to IR
Zero2Cool (9h) : ILB Jake Ryan was fined $18,231 for his horse-collar penalty against the
Zero2Cool (9h) : Vikings LB Anthony Barr wasn't fined for the hit that injured Aaron Rodgers -- but was fined $9,115 for head-butting Davante Adams.
Zero2Cool (9h) : Vikings WR Laquon Treadwell was fined $24,309 for his blindside block on Lenzy Pipkins.
Zero2Cool (9h) : NaVorro Bowman signed with the #Raiders on Monday. Last night, he played 60 of the 62 defensive snaps and recorded a game-high 11 tackles.
Zero2Cool (10h) : Seahawks officially placed DL Cliff Avril on injured reserve.
Zero2Cool (11h) : it breaks the shout div
uffda udfa (11h) : Couldn't resist, Z... https://twitter.com/JoeBanner13/status/921425194522202112
Zero2Cool (14h) : OT Bryan Bulaga cleared the concussion protoco
Mucky Tundra (15h) : then again, I maybe too optimistic for my own good :/
Mucky Tundra (15h) : I think Hundley can handle; can Dom without the offense, that remains to be seen
uffda udfa (23h) : He ain't done yet for this season. Can Hundley handle?
uffda udfa (23h) : Aaron Rodgers finally communicates on Instagram: COMEBACK STARTS NOW
Barfarn (19-Oct) : Bart's not on injury report, he's startin'
Smokey (19-Oct) : I hope that means that he (Bart Starr) is in better health these days .
Zero2Cool (19-Oct) : Bart Starr returning to Lambeau Field for Packers-Saints game Sunday
Porforis (19-Oct) : Glad to have King back. And House. Packers need 'em.
Zero2Cool (19-Oct) : Good! smack some posts in the forum right?!? :-) can't wait to read it
uffda udfa (18-Oct) : No more clutter.
Cheesey (18-Oct) : Go get him Uncle Ted!!
Zero2Cool (18-Oct) : Former Packers pass-rusher Datone Jones is back on the market.
Zero2Cool (18-Oct) : Good news for #Packers secondary: rookie CB Kevin King and vet CB Davon House (quad) both practiced. King has cleared concussion protocol.
Zero2Cool (18-Oct) : Vince Biegel back on practice field!!
Zero2Cool (18-Oct) : Maybe this little shout has no value if people gonna use it instead of the forum.
Zero2Cool (18-Oct) : He's not writing. He's shouting, and its making the shout kind of without point with the clutter.
buckeyepackfan (18-Oct) : Just like last year at 4-6. The guy is just too funny!
buckeyepackfan (18-Oct) : GOOD news Uffda is already all but writing The Packers off for 2017!
uffda udfa (18-Oct) : Masturbation talk from Barfan? Nothing could make me COME back, quicker.
wpr (18-Oct) : Maybe the shout box needs to take a timeout. People keep using it. ;)
Zero2Cool (18-Oct) : Why do this is in shout? So frustrating. Post in forums. Thanks
Barfarn (18-Oct) : Masterbation will relieve some of that nervous tension!
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2017 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 10 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Sep 17 @ 7:30 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Sep 24 @ 3:25 PM
BENGALS
Thursday, Sep 28 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 8 @ 3:25 PM
at Cowboys
Sunday, Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Oct 22 @ 12:00 PM
SAINTS
Sunday, Oct 29 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Monday, Nov 6 @ 7:30 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 12 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
RAVENS
Sunday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
at Steelers
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 12:00 PM
BUCCANEERS
Sunday, Dec 10 @ 12:00 PM
at Browns
Sunday, Dec 17 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Saturday, Dec 23 @ 7:30 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Dec 31 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
37m / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / PackFanWithTwins

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / hardrocker950

13h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

20-Oct / Fantasy Sports Talk / Smokey

20-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

20-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Barfarn

20-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

19-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Barfarn

19-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

Headlines