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Old 10-02-2011, 01:34 PM   #1
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Anyone else really getting to hate hearing those words?
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Old 10-02-2011, 08:08 PM   #2
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Old 10-02-2011, 08:12 PM   #3
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Anyone else really getting to hate hearing those words?
I did, until the toss sweep to Sproles made defensive coordinators think twice about their calls.
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Old 10-02-2011, 08:18 PM   #4
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GOD YES ! What is the problem. It drives me insane !
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Old 10-02-2011, 10:02 PM   #5
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Third and longs are usually results of bad play calling.
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Old 10-03-2011, 07:16 AM   #6
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Third and longs are usually results of bad play calling.
No, third and long for the other team. I don't think we stopped one third and long conversion the entire first half.

On thinking about it, I guess it's better than last year where we couldn't stop a third and short conversion all season.
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Old 10-03-2011, 07:40 AM   #7
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It seemed like every 3rd and long, GW didn't bring pressure he dropped the D back in coverage. It worked 1 time with the P.Rob pick. Rookie QB and 3rd and long, he should be bringing the house.
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Old 10-03-2011, 10:01 AM   #8
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Poor tackling kills us on 3rd and long.
We give up waaaaay too many of them to opposing teams.
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Old 10-03-2011, 04:07 PM   #9
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Why is everyone killing us on 3rd and long?
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Old 10-03-2011, 06:05 PM   #10
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When you have 3rd and 15, and the defensive backs and safetys are giving 20 yards of cusion, it not hard to get a first down. We've been doing that in EVERY game and it drives me nuts!
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