I see you've masterfully left yourself room for a backpedal. Maybe you should coach up Randall.
And? You choose to try and analyze a player's weaknesses. Others like to look for positives in players.
Is either one wrong?
You guys think every Packer pick is destined for the HOF - most of you guys are drunk on Green and Gold Kool-Aid, and not sober enough to take a critical
These were also worn in 1994. I suspect they wanted a uniform that would go with a plain yellow helmet and not look too similar to today's uniform.
Great post, Justin. Well thought out and articulated. Odd for the Internet
When I read the things about Damarious Randall, after the pick, I was excited. The guy is fast, explosive, fluid, aggressive, best cover skills at the
I haven't seen anything to suggest Randall is sheepish about tackling, which is why I think he should be a better tackler than TW. However, poor tackling
Don't tempt fate.
Ability to play the ball in the air is far and away the trait you choose to covet for any DB in the modern NFL. Tackling is not something that would be
I just fell victim to the Patler confusion factor (TM) on their names! I think this is a much more reasonable analysis than where the conversation started.
Williams was an excellent cover corner - so you can live with his sheepish tackling. The jury is very much out on Randall and his coverage skills - he's
Rollins isn't a terrible tackler - Randall is
As for CB traits - no, tackling is not #1 on my list, coverage ability is; but Randall played
Shields would shy away from tackling a stack of pillows. Are there really very many CBs starting in the NFL who most would consider strong tacklers? I
Randall looks like he will be a more willing and better tackler than TW was for most of his career, especially the last few seasons. TW was "good
Wist, it sounds like you are not happy because you think the Packer's do not use tackling as a primary consideration for evaluating a CB. Do you think
Probably about the same in terms of percentage - just like the armchair pickers that write the predraft magazines. Their mock drafts are taking from the
Don't forget that Shields, too, has quite an injury history. He has yet to play a 16 game season. He has played just 67 of 80 games in five years.
Can we please make this a thing.
1. Who will replace Tramontana as starting CB? Hayward
2. Who will be the extra cornerback in the Packers sub defenses? Hyde or double switch