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
Zero2Cool (5h) : players picked from Nos. 1 to 21 in the first round receive fully guaranteed contracts.
beast (20h) : Rumor is that Richie Incognito wants to retire, he just wanted to be released first so that he didn't have to play back any of his signing bonus.
Zero2Cool (21h) : Bills have released G Richie Incognito -->>> ?? Packers?
Mucky Tundra (22h) : or very shortly after being drafted
Mucky Tundra (22h) : from reading about it, sounds like he went to rehab before even being drafted
Mucky Tundra (22h) : didn't know about the other two stints
Zero2Cool (23h) : favre went into rehab three times, ... i didn't know that and i thought i knew everything. WTF
Zero2Cool (21-May) : ass fuck? you sick bastid
Nonstopdrivel (20-May) : Not that I've . . . ASS! FUCK!
Nonstopdrivel (20-May) : Not that I've noticed. Noticed. Iced.
Cheesey (20-May) : Hey Nonstop.....do you know you have a history of repeating yourself?
Cheesey (20-May) : Hey Nonstop...do you know you have a history of repeating yourself?
Nonstopdrivel (19-May) : Reading Melt74's posting history is pretty funny. There aren't many members more laconic than he.
Nonstopdrivel (19-May) : Reading Melt74's posting history is pretty funny. There aren't many members more laconic than he.
wpr (19-May) : Wie gehts?
Porforis (18-May) : Guten tag.
Nonstopdrivel (18-May) : Gute . . . use your aggressive feelings, boy. Let the hate flow through you.
Porforis (18-May) : I am Gute.
Zero2Cool (18-May) : That is gute.
gbguy20 (15-May) : nvm just read about it. KT coffee is now the official coffee of the packers and will be served at Lambeau. taking over naming rights of the Verizon wireless gate and much more. sweet.
gbguy20 (15-May) : what's the details on the packers w/ kwik trip, Kevin?
Zero2Cool (15-May) : Packers & @KwikTrip expand & enhance their partnership
Zero2Cool (15-May) : Packers have signed first-round pick Jaire Alexander.
Zero2Cool (15-May) : Jason Witten, who also listed the Saints as a landing spot.
Zero2Cool (15-May) : “I think he’s going to end up going to the Green Bay Packers.” Jason Witten to @AdamSchefter about Dez Bryant.
Zero2Cool (14-May) : Marshall Newhouse ✔ @MNewhouse73 Hey, Legalize sports gambling all you want, but there’s no true gamble quite like whether to trust a fart or not.
KRK (13-May) : capitals and jets
Zero2Cool (13-May) : PackersHome*
buckeyepackfan (13-May) : Happy Mothers Day to all The Packershome Mom's out there!
Zero2Cool (13-May) : Penguins.
TheKanataThrilla (13-May) : Jet and Preds were an amazing series. Too bad one team had to lose.
TheKanataThrilla (13-May) : I was on Jets and Preds when my Senators decided to suck all year.
TheKanataThrilla (13-May) : Who are people cheering for to win the Stanley Cup?
TheKanataThrilla (13-May) : My son's team
TheKanataThrilla (13-May) : Sorry Zero. I am giving my wife a Penguins shirt for Mother's day.
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2018 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 9 @ 7:20 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Sep 16 @ 12:00 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Sep 23 @ 12:00 PM
Redskins
Sunday, Sep 30 @ 12:00 PM
BILLS
Sunday, Oct 7 @ 12:00 PM
Lions
Monday, Oct 15 @ 7:15 PM
49ERS
Sunday, Oct 28 @ 3:25 PM
Rams
Sunday, Nov 4 @ 7:20 PM
Patriots
Sunday, Nov 11 @ 12:00 PM
DOLPHINS
Thursday, Nov 15 @ 7:20 PM
Seahawks
Sunday, Nov 25 @ 7:20 PM
Vikings
Sunday, Dec 2 @ 12:00 PM
CARDINALS
Sunday, Dec 9 @ 12:00 PM
FALCONS
Sunday, Dec 16 @ 12:00 PM
Bears
Sunday, Dec 23 @ 12:00 PM
Jets
Sunday, Dec 30 @ 12:00 PM
LIONS
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
46m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Nonstopdrivel

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

20-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / KRK

19-May / Random Babble / Nonstopdrivel

19-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / nyrpack

17-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

16-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / Porforis

15-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

13-May / Random Babble / KRK

13-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / KRK

13-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

12-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / TheKanataThrilla

Headlines