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#31 Marguide

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 01:31 AM

According to ESPN we've only dropped 2 passes as a team. So I'm thinking Tolbert doesn't have nearly as many drops as people are crediting him with.


That's highly suspicious data. I know for certain we had two drops on back-to-back plays in the Atlanta game. One was the pass to Tolbert, one was on a screen to DWill. Can't remember which was first and which followed, but there were definitely two drops on two plays.

It's hard to believe those were the only drops we've had in 4 games.

#32 Zod

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 05:30 AM

We don't have many drops. There are quite a few just not quite catchable balls that hit the fingertips but that is not a drop.

#33 Darth Biscuit

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 06:04 AM

How could you not see that coming

We only have like 400 starting running backs on the roster and not enough touches to go around


True, but I also thought he might like, idk... Block.

#34 KillerKat

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 06:31 AM

I want to know what happened to all these spectacular plays we were going to call to utilize Tolbert in.

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 08:52 AM

Not impressed. He is dropping passes and his blocking has been less than stellar. I think we would be better off with a traditional fullback.

#36 Way Truth Life

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 09:00 AM

As a FB....he is doing all that's expected and more....but I'd prefer to have Goodson on the roster as a RB and a serviceable FB for cheap....Goodson is a great weapon on special teams and in the open field. Not a good decision to let him go.

#37 thefuzz

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 11:50 AM

Tolberts strengths do not mesh well with Cams weaknesses.

Catching dump offs in stride is why Tolbers looked so good in SD. Cam's strength is certainly not short passes that require a lot of "touch" and accuracy.

That will come in time.

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 12:33 PM

That's highly suspicious data. I know for certain we had two drops on back-to-back plays in the Atlanta game. One was the pass to Tolbert, one was on a screen to DWill. Can't remember which was first and which followed, but there were definitely two drops on two plays.

It's hard to believe those were the only drops we've had in 4 games.

I have also seen Smith and LaFell drop one.Data is no good

#39 mwright350

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 12:36 PM

Some of the things we watch on TV and scream "what the fug how could you drop that" do not count as a dropped pass when tracking player / team stats.

#40 Fox007

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 01:57 PM

We have 4 people who can run the ball well, how much/how many chances can he possibly get?

I understand his drop was terrible, but it's not like we have featured anyone in particular, except for Cam.

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 02:10 PM

I have also seen Smith and LaFell drop one.Data is no good


PFF cites
Tolbert 1, DWill 1, LaFell 2, Olsen 2

#42 SauceBoss

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 03:08 PM

I think it's safe to say that everyone was expecting a lot more out of everyone and this season has been a disappointment by the entire team.

#43 Monday Night Shyamalan

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 10:01 PM

I love Tolbert, I haven't been this excited about a free agent signing since Keyshawn Johnson. But he has not lived up to the pass catching bowling ball he was in SD. He's had some solid blocks and a few catches, but nothing like the rocket rolley-polley I expected.

In other words, get it together Chud!! I want to see this freight train pound out some 4th and 1 conversions.

#44 bleys

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 10:06 PM

playcalling is all fuged up.. Chud should be more interested in setting up plays for our talent than he is with his scheme...

#45 jasonluckydog

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 10:11 PM

Trade Tolbert to the Cards for the Peterson


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