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by furls » Sun Oct 03, 2010 8:54 am
by JCoz » Sun Oct 03, 2010 12:22 pm
by skatingtripods » Sun Oct 03, 2010 4:17 pm
by Cerebral_DownTime » Sun Oct 03, 2010 4:28 pm
skatingtripods wrote:Feel awful for the kid. He just cannot catch a break.
by tired » Mon Oct 04, 2010 1:39 am
by danwismar » Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:58 pm
tired wrote:We are a quarter of the way through the season and lost two starters for the season. Torrence is playing hurt. Chekwa had a back sore enough to take him out of the game. We don't know where that injury stands. Their back-ups are out indefinitely. McVey would be the back-up to Bryant, but he is out for the year, which means it looks like Nate Oliver is #2 at the Star. We all know that is not a good thing. We are running out of bodies. We are running out of options. Everyone has to step up mainly Orhian Johnson.
by JCoz » Mon Oct 04, 2010 1:12 pm
by furls » Mon Oct 04, 2010 1:52 pm
by danwismar » Mon Oct 04, 2010 2:10 pm
by danwismar » Mon Oct 04, 2010 2:16 pm
by JCoz » Mon Oct 04, 2010 2:19 pm
wiz1001 wrote:To your point about nickel as the base defense, Furls...If I'm not mistaken, they played it the entire game Saturday, did they not? I don't recall seeing Sweat on the field much, if at all. Did I miss something, or did they play the whole game in nickel? In retrospect, it's a little surprising since Illinois was primarily a run-oriented offense coming in. Chances are we'll see much the same thing this week vs IU, pretty much a passing team. Then they'll probably go back to the 3-linebacker look as the "base" against Wisconsin, I'd think.
by JCoz » Mon Oct 04, 2010 2:22 pm
wiz1001 wrote:No disagreement on the dropoff at corner after the starters, but really when has that not been the case?...and at what position is it not the case? Every team has injuries...and I would suggest that Ohio State is better able to weather injuries than other teams...as Bryant is a good example...not too many teams can bring off the bench a guy who was the #2 prep cornerback in the nation last year...most teams would be starting him.Hope you're wrong on Wood, Furls. He's a RS freshman, so unlike Oliver and Gant, he hasn't been bypassed on the depth chart for years like they have. We'll see. I'll just say I've liked what I have seen of him in spring scrimmages and games. Did you guys like what you saw of O. Johnson on Saturday, or am I wearing the scarlet-tinted glasses?
by dmiles » Mon Oct 04, 2010 7:57 pm
by furls » Mon Oct 04, 2010 8:14 pm
by jb » Tue Oct 05, 2010 8:16 am
by furls » Tue Oct 05, 2010 8:58 am
by danwismar » Tue Oct 05, 2010 11:38 am
by JCoz » Tue Oct 05, 2010 12:49 pm
by Cerebral_DownTime » Tue Oct 05, 2010 5:30 pm
Wisky will just line up up and play, so will Sparty.
by furls » Tue Oct 05, 2010 5:49 pm
by danwismar » Tue Oct 05, 2010 11:40 pm
by tired » Wed Oct 06, 2010 12:52 am
by danwismar » Wed Oct 06, 2010 1:13 pm
by jb » Wed Oct 06, 2010 1:51 pm
Cerebral_DownTime wrote:Wisky will just line up up and play, so will Sparty. We don't play Michigan State.
by tired » Thu Oct 07, 2010 12:50 am
by fairvis » Thu Oct 07, 2010 3:32 am
by furls » Thu Oct 07, 2010 8:07 am
by JCoz » Thu Oct 07, 2010 10:05 am
by danwismar » Thu Oct 07, 2010 12:42 pm
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