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    Practice report 8-13

    More pass catching by Robinson out of the backfield. In a blitz situation no less! Wonder if that ever occurred to BarneyMac?

    Practice Report 8-13-07 - CYCLONES.com—The Official Web Site of Iowa State University Athletics


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    Re: Practice report 8-13

    Based on no more that the highlights of practice reports, I'm getting the impression that it is down to Robinson and Bass for the number one tailback spot, and Robinson may be the leader.



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    Re: Practice report 8-13

    Quote Originally Posted by joepublic View Post
    More pass catching by Robinson out of the backfield. In a blitz situation no less! Wonder if that ever occurred to BarneyMac?

    Practice Report 8-13-07 - CYCLONES.com—The Official Web Site of Iowa State University Athletics
    Meyer's completion percentage could go through the roof if we had a back that could catch a screen pass.

    How many times have you seen us have some team on a 3rd and long and the QB dumps it to a tailback for a 23 yard gain?
    Crap...



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    Quote Originally Posted by HandSanitizer View Post
    Meyer's completion percentage could go through the roof if we had a back that could catch a screen pass.

    How many times have you seen us have some team on a 3rd and long and the QB dumps it to a tailback for a 23 yard gain?
    Crap...
    Um I remeber a couple of 2.3 yard gains, I can barely remeber the last time a RB had a 23 yard gain on any play.



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    Re: Practice report 8-13

    Quote Originally Posted by cloneu View Post
    Um I remeber a couple of 2.3 yard gains, I can barely remeber the last time a RB had a 23 yard gain on any play.
    I think he's talking about the other team... in which case, yes, that sort of thing happened to us all the time.


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    Re: Practice report 8-13

    Quote Originally Posted by HandSanitizer View Post
    Meyer's completion percentage could go through the roof if we had a back that could catch a screen pass.

    How many times have you seen us have some team on a 3rd and long and the QB dumps it to a tailback for a 23 yard gain?
    Crap...
    Plus it is a great tool to slow down the pass rush if the offensive line is struggling... The ends wont be able to come in as fast if they know they have to turn around and start chasing!



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    Re: Practice report 8-13

    Quote Originally Posted by AirWalke View Post
    I think he's talking about the other team... in which case, yes, that sort of thing happened to us all the time.
    Ah, you make a good point, my bad. Still not a good thing I guess.



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    Re: Practice report 8-13

    The nice thing to see this year is that there are actual changesin the depth chart. In the previous era, once you have the starting job, it was next to impossible to lose it. Fear of losing a starting job and having the chance to grab a starting spot will make the m play so much harder. Hopefully the continue to make moves for the good of the team once the season starts.


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    Re: Practice report 8-13

    Robinson and Bass as the top two running backs? Very interesting... I wonder if they'd consider Scales at another position, or maybe move Harris?



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