Why dont we go under center?
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    Why dont we go under center?

    I really hate it when its 3rd and 2 and we line up in the pistol or shotgun when they know we're going to run it. Why dont we line up under center and hand it off to Woody?



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    Because then they would really know your going to run it....staying in the spread does just that spreads the field, if they put more in the box, then you should be able to take advantage of a weak spot somewhere in the defense



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    Because, maybe, they would really know we are going to run it then???



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    Damn Rich beat me to the obvious answer....

    Although, Woody since his last fumble has not seen much of the field.



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    I'm tired of the no huddle, hurry up offense we currently have. The problem is there is no hurry up in the offense at all. The ball is still being snapped with 5 seconds left on the play clock. Why not get the entire offense in a huddle to call a play if your still going to use the entire play clock?



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tank View Post
    I'm tired of the no huddle, hurry up offense we currently have. The problem is there is no hurry up in the offense at all. The ball is still being snapped with 5 seconds left on the play clock. Why not get the entire offense in a huddle to call a play if your still going to use the entire play clock?
    We do not have a hurry up offense, it's a no huddle offense. And the reason we do it is the defense can't make substitutions.



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    We do not have a hurry up offense, it's a no huddle offense. And the reason we do it is the defense can't make substitutions.

    OK, a no huddle offense but still, it is not working! Why not try an actual huddle offense. Our offense can't get much worse so why not try to change to something that might just work?



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    It is clearly time to lose faith in our coaches ability to recruit and develop their players, and change something for the sake of change.



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tank View Post
    OK, a no huddle offense but still, it is not working! Why not try an actual huddle offense. Our offense can't get much worse so why not try to change to something that might just work?
    keeps the defense on the field. doesnt allow them to substitute for certain situations.



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    The only problem is the defense has no problem substituting players at all.



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    We don't go under center because we're such a dangerous offense in the shotgun! 100th in the NCAA.



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    Re: Why dont we go under center?

    Teams still sub on us.. Not understanding why we don't take advantage of that more.



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