Go Back   New Orleans Saints - blackandgold.com > Main > Saints

Saints confident in ground attack

this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; METAIRIE — Brian de la Puente watches video of the New Orleans Saints' first four games and can only shake his head. He sees Mark Ingram plow into the line and gain only 2 yards. He looks as Pierre Thomas ...

Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By halloween 65

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-06-2012, 09:19 AM   #1
Threaded by WhoDat!656
SaintsWillWin
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Shreveport,Louisiana
Posts: 10,273

Show Printable Version Email this Page
Rating: (0 votes - average)

METAIRIE — Brian de la Puente watches video of the New Orleans Saints' first four games and can only shake his head.



He sees Mark Ingram plow into the line and gain only 2 yards.

He looks as Pierre Thomas can only wiggle for a few yards when there's miscommunication about a cutback lane.

And each time, de la Puente, the team's center, sees just inches between a successful run play and one that has helped keep the Saints as the 26th-best run team in the NFL.

"It's not an assignment thing," de la Puente said. "Everyone knows who we got, who we're supposed to block, what the scheme is supposed to do. It's close. You see it on film and it's kind of like, ‘Ahhh!' You have that reaction a lot. You're like, ‘Man, that was wide open if this happened.' You've just got to get rid of the ifs and the shoulda, woulda, couldas and just got to get out there and execute and get on the same page."

Saints confident in ground attack | HoumaToday.com

Last edited by papz; 10-06-2012 at 09:33 AM..
Views: 809
Latest Blogs
Saints: A glimpse of the future Last Blog: 11-19-2014 By: lee909


What i tell you ! !! ! Last Blog: 11-02-2014 By: SAINTstunna


MID TERM ELECTION Last Blog: 10-29-2014 By: teddybarexxx


Old 10-06-2012, 12:29 PM   #2
Site Donor
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posts: 11,237
Blog Entries: 5
Re: Saints confident in ground attack

One thing to say it Brian. Quite another to actually DO it though.

Last edited by saintfan; 10-06-2012 at 03:34 PM..
saintfan is offline  
Old 10-06-2012, 03:16 PM   #3
Site Donor
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Lafayette
Posts: 394
Blog Entries: 1
Re: Saints confident in ground attack

Sounds like he's throwing the RB's under the bus, IMO
Joker is offline  
Old 10-07-2012, 08:40 AM   #4
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Grand Haven, Michigan by way of a little Mississippi River town in Louisiana
Posts: 2,790
Re: Saints confident in ground attack

If we were confident in our run game we would be much more balanced on offense.
jcp026 likes this.
halloween 65 is offline  
Old 10-07-2012, 09:16 AM   #5
500th Post
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 937
Re: Saints confident in ground attack

Originally Posted by Joker View Post
Sounds like he's throwing the RB's under the bus, IMO
I don't think so.
jcp026 is offline  
Old 10-07-2012, 09:53 AM   #6
5000 POSTS! +
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Hollywood, CA
Posts: 6,458
Blog Entries: 5
Re: Saints confident in ground attack

Its stating the obvious.
Euphoria is offline  
Old 10-07-2012, 11:01 AM   #7
Resident antediluvian
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Posts: 1,762
Re: Saints confident in ground attack

Can we please be committed to the run game?
lumm0x is offline  
Old 10-07-2012, 04:14 PM   #8
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Wherever I lay my hat
Posts: 3,088
Re: Saints confident in ground attack

The big question is Brees confident in ground game?
UK_WhoDat is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules

LinkBacks (?)
LinkBack to this Thread: http://blackandgold.com/saints/51587-saints-confident-ground-attack.html
Posted By For Type Date Hits
Saints confident in ground attack This thread Refback 10-06-2012 10:07 AM 2


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:11 PM.


Copyright 1997 - 2013 - BlackandGold.com
no new posts