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Saints Bring Back Meachem, Fortt to IR

this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; good to see Meech back hopefully we don't need him much as Stills, Cooks and Morgan are blowing the top off things he always seems to get one deep ball a game and be invisible the rest of the time...

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Old 09-03-2014, 05:09 PM   #11
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good to see Meech back

hopefully we don't need him much as Stills, Cooks and Morgan are blowing the top off things

he always seems to get one deep ball a game
and be invisible the rest of the time
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Old 09-03-2014, 05:13 PM   #12
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Re: Saints Bring Back Meachem, Fortt to IR

Time to review the game that made Meachem famous!

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Old 09-03-2014, 05:31 PM   #13
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Bringing Meach back makes sense...

With Colston the only other healthy receiver with any real experience...
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Old 09-03-2014, 05:41 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by Rugby Saint II View Post
I don't know how much Fortt has to offer mid season if he comes back.
I agree, but on a "glass half full" note, it must mean that we expect Stills and Lorig back before week 6.
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Old 09-03-2014, 05:56 PM   #15
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I think people tend to evaluate Griffin the way they do mainly because he's a Tulane graduate. If he had come from another program; I don't think he would be held in such high regard.

I truly haven't seen anything spectacular from him this far... at least nothing that SP couldn't coax out of some other low-round/UDFA prospect.
I don't think it's Tulane but the kid looked awesome and had field presence in the first preseason game. That said, he didn't show much after that, only a few sparks.

Luke McCown earned his spot at second string. I honestly don't care who is second string or starts, all I want to do is win!
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Old 09-03-2014, 06:02 PM   #16
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all I want is a healthy Drew and to win

McCown can hold for all those pats
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Old 09-03-2014, 06:23 PM   #17
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Re: Saints Bring Back Meachem, Fortt to IR

I was pulling for Griffin but he was clearly outplayed by McCown in the last two preseason games.

That being said McCown looked like a mess in the first two games.

We have to hope Drew stays healthy.
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Old 09-03-2014, 06:25 PM   #18
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Smart. Nobody was going to pick him up for a lot of reasons. He was pigeon holed in our offense. Nowhere else to go and it saved some coin for other diabolical moves.
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Old 09-03-2014, 06:28 PM   #19
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Re: Saints Bring Back Meachem, Fortt to IR

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I was pulling for Griffin but he was clearly outplayed by McCown in the last two preseason games.

That being said McCown looked like a mess in the first two games.

We have to hope Drew stays healthy.
He looked great in the 2nd game.
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Old 09-03-2014, 06:40 PM   #20
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He looked great in the 2nd game.
You're right he did pretty good in the second game, I guess I was just remembering how much better Griffin looked.

Griffin looked like the smooth, calm starter and McCowen looked stiff and slow, like a back up.
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