Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

Monday Night Shyamalan

Greg Cosell's (Shutdown Corner) Spotlight Team .... Carolina Panthers

57 posts in this topic

PLZ do not post entire article due to copywrite and other nasty legal things.

He posted the link, it's not a copy write issue, but posting snippets is encouraged as we don't want to take page views from the originating sites.

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

LaFell is one of those receivers that can drop one pass and bring out the cries of, "we need a #2". Then when he continues to make clutch catches somehow he is not mentioned until he drops another one. But he has improved every year and is way above average.

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

LaFell is one of those receivers that can drop one pass and bring out the cries of, "we need a #2". Then when he continues to make clutch catches somehow he is not mentioned until he drops another one. But he has improved every year and is way above average.

 

Sure

2 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
They ran a basic quarterback power with the right guard pulling left, but with a read option element added to it.

 

 

We pretty much brought back the Quarterback run to the point they use words like "basic" to describe it. I know Vick ran a few designed runs but it was more of a gimmick based on his speed. The Panthers have made the well designed QB run in vogue. Just like we did the Wildcat. But I'm sure ESPN will tell you Shanahan and Harbaugh invented it.

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Cam has been better during the streak.  What is the variable?  Better preparation, according to Cam.  Why is this hard for people to digest?  Cam was not deserving of praise in the first few games.  He is now.  Good. 

 

The mere fact that he mentioned Cam was having trouble releasing a throw in time is tough to digest simply because Newton has one of the fastest releases in the NFL. And that's not me talking.

 

He's never had issues reading defenses either. Cam wasn't taking what the defense was giving him. He's a young gunslinger. That was to be expected. That, and his short game was mediocre/decent.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Good article.

 

I hope we can improve the secondary next season... It's nice having a dominate front seven, but if that pressure doesn't get there, we always get burned.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The mere fact that he mentioned Cam was having trouble releasing a throw in time is tough to digest simply because Newton has one of the fastest releases in the NFL. And that's not me talking.

 

He's never had issues reading defenses either. Cam wasn't taking what the defense was giving him. He's a young gunslinger. That was to be expected. That, and his short game was mediocre/decent.

 

I believe he meant Cam holds onto the ball too long (which is/was partly true). His release though ... it's that hot-fire!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

"The Panthers play nickel often, and I’d argue Luke Kuechly and Thomas Davis are the fastest pair of nickel linebackers in the NFL."

 

Unless Luke is carrying the football, then he has the speed and strength of my grandmother.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

"The Panthers play nickel often, and I’d argue Luke Kuechly and Thomas Davis are the fastest pair of nickel linebackers in the NFL."

 

Unless Luke is carrying the football, then he has the speed and strength of my grandmother.

 

I don't even know what that means...

4 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

what's new? article is purdy much what i've been saying the last month....

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites