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    Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Per Rhoads. Sure sounds like Guyer is the frontrunner.

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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Now it's starting to feel like he is just pushing Grant. I mean there is no one to compete with for a week and yet they are competing.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Still kind of think that Rhoads is trying to set a fire under Mahoney's ***.


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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    This whole thing makes me feel really uneasy...if we are going bowling it's going to be on the back of several close games. Games no doubt decided by our kicking game.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Shows how bad Mahoney has been in practice that this is even up for debate. With that said I think the chances of Guyer kicker are around 5%



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    I love the whole staff's attitude when it comes to talking to the press. They sugar coat nothing and actually have emotion (excitement) when talking about this year's team. They're the reason I feel confident that these guys will go bowling this year.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Will be really surprised if Guyer ends up kicking. But Mahoney must not be showing very much.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Mahoney will be the kicker. Hell...I don't want a guy out there trying to kick that has recently hurt his groin.

    This is all about motivation for Grant.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Seems like it is all between the ears with Mahoney.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    "Zach Guyer has been out with a groin strain, so he hasn’t gotten a chance to compete in the last week. But Grant Mahoney has done nothing to take that job away from him.”

    It sounds like Guyer is the "starter" for now. He said Mahoney hasn't taken it from him (Guyer).


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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Quote Originally Posted by DRCHIRO View Post
    Seems like it is all between the ears with Mahoney.
    No doubt. Kid has a cannon for a leg but he really went off the rails at the end of last season in terms of accuracy.


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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Quote Originally Posted by isuno1fan View Post
    Mahoney will be the kicker. Hell...I don't want a guy out there trying to kick that has recently hurt his groin.

    This is all about motivation for Grant.
    How can you possibly feel comfortable with a kicker having missed 8 of 9 FG's to end the season including two routine, back-breaking misses against MU.

    I can't think of a single kicker who had lost his confidence and performed this poorly suddenly "get it back". I'd rather have a kicker that can make the 30 and 40 yarders look routine instead of someone that can kick a 55 yarder one series and miss two in a row from 29 and 35 yards. That's Mahoney. That's what he does. If he does get the job, either by performance or injury default, we will pay for it. There's still an important role for him. Kickoffs, long FG attempts, etc.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    No doubt. Kid has a cannon for a leg but he really went off the rails at the end of last season in terms of accuracy.
    Sad... but I can't think of a kicker that hasn't gone off the rails as far as accuracy goes during their career. Ty Stewart might be the only one in my memory that didn't.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    If Mahoney could kick it straight (MUCH easier said than done, I know) he has NFL-caliber power in his leg.



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    Re: Guyer injured..."Mahoney doing nothing to take job from him"

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Still kind of think that Rhoads is trying to set a fire under Mahoney's ***.
    Agree, CPR hopefully is pretty the screws to the kid...he's got a leg lets hope he learns to kick first think later.



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