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    RB situation

    Bruns mentioned that Duran Hollis got dinged up with a possible hip pointer. If he has to miss a few games, we only have 2 RB's that are available. Do we pull a RS off of Nealy or Standard if one other guy gets dinged up as well. I would think that would be in an emergency situation only and I doubt this would be needed. Any idea which one of those two backs would see the field first?



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    Re: RB situation

    I think they only pull a redshirt if White or Woody were to get injured during the game.



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    Re: RB situation

    It'll be Standard, if they need one. He's the pure RB from the class and was stated in fall practice to be close to ready to play.



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    Re: RB situation

    Quote Originally Posted by xboxfever View Post
    I think they only pull a redshirt if White or Woody were to get injured during the game.
    thank you Captain Obvious!


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    Re: RB situation

    Quote Originally Posted by bawbie View Post
    It'll be Standard, if they need one. He's the pure RB from the class and was stated in fall practice to be close to ready to play.
    I think Standard is the more productive back long-term, and that is exactly why they should not burn his redshirt this year.

    Plus, Nealy gives you the pass catching option out of the backfield.



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    Re: RB situation

    How long does a hip pointer keep you out? If we can get through KU, we have a bye week after that. Would give him 3weeks to recover.



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    Re: RB situation

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyforce View Post
    thank you Captain Obvious!
    I should have read his whole post.



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    Re: RB situation

    Unlikely but I could see a situation that CPR runs Steele in at RB at the end of a game to avoid burning a redshirt.


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    Re: RB situation

    I believe Gary was a RB at his JUCO.



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    Re: RB situation

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyforce View Post
    Unlikely but I could see a situation that CPR runs Steele in at RB at the end of a game to avoid burning a redshirt.
    That would be kind of badass. We could do a lot of halfback passes.



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    Re: RB situation

    I think we'll use Leo to get through the game if White gets injured before they burn a RS.



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    Re: RB situation

    Quote Originally Posted by bosco View Post
    I think we'll use Leo to get through the game if White gets injured before they burn a RS.
    That's what I was thinking too.



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    Re: RB situation

    I doubt that CPR would burn a RS unless both White and Woody. I would think he would have a backup plan to avoid pulling one and still think he would only do it if one of these guys would be done for the year.



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    Re: RB situation

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyforce View Post
    Unlikely but I could see a situation that CPR runs Steele in at RB at the end of a game to avoid burning a redshirt.
    In what world?



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    Re: RB situation

    Who is this Leo kid?



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