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    Gadget Play

    First gadget play of the season?



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    Re: Gadget Play

    Gadget plays and offensive production are typically linked. Can't really run gadget plays successfully if the play it builds off isn't successful.

    Finally had a game with good offensive production so the gadget was a good call.



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    Re: Gadget Play

    Right call at the right time. I was all over Mess and the Oline this week and they performed well I just hope it contiues, but I was a little to hard on them. I also hope JB continues to grow and get much better.



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    Re: Gadget Play

    Quote Originally Posted by scyclonekid View Post
    Right call at the right time. I was all over Mess and the Oline this week and they performed well I just hope it contiues, but I was a little to hard on them. I also hope JB continues to grow and get much better.
    They probably got really mad at you and that's why they played well.



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    Re: Gadget Play

    Quote Originally Posted by andybernard View Post
    They probably got really mad at you and that's why they played well.
    I have that effect on people



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    Re: Gadget Play

    even the biggest Mess haters have to tip their hat to that call. Great job of taking advantage of an overly aggressive red zone D.


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    Re: Gadget Play

    Great call. Hard to believe the same guy called plays vs Tech and vs TCU. Playcalling was great this week.



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    Re: Gadget Play

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    Great call. Hard to believe the same guy called plays vs Tech and vs TCU. Playcalling was great this week.
    In the second half: Yes. In the first half: Not so much. We had the two huge plays and then outside those we couldn't remember how to move the ball.



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    Re: Gadget Play

    We could not run the ball very well in the first half even with the long pass plays, which concerns me. Seemed to improve in second half.



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    Re: Gadget Play

    In watching the replay, I had 2 thoughts. First, brilliant to run it with Woody in the game as we always just run Woody up the middle. Second, glad nobody from TCU picked up the TE as Lenz didn't have many options if he was covered.



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    Re: Gadget Play

    They wore down as the points went on the board. JB did a nice job of surveying the field versus SJ who just exited stage right. JB even stepped up into the pocket a couple of times.

    So how much defensive backfield speed does KSU have? Obviously TCU Marsh fellow was outrun by Lenz. So do we throw at their slowest defender if they have one for deep passes and they play single coverage?

    Klein appears to throw a low ball. Does Jake McDo stick his paws up more this game?


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    Re: Gadget Play

    Quote Originally Posted by redrocket22 View Post
    In watching the replay, I had 2 thoughts. First, brilliant to run it with Woody in the game as we always just run Woody up the middle. Second, glad nobody from TCU picked up the TE as Lenz didn't have many options if he was covered.
    I would bet it is designed to go to a wide open Brun or Lenz is supposed to throw it away or run it.


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    Re: Gadget Play

    Quote Originally Posted by Bigman38 View Post
    I would bet it is designed to go to a wide open Brun or Lenz is supposed to throw it away or run it.
    Actually it was suppose to be a triple reverse to Brun, but he ran the wrong way. Seriously, it was a great time to run it against an aggressive defense.


    I would would like to see a play with Neely, White and Johnson in the backfield together.


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    Re: Gadget Play

    What was the play they ran with Horne in the backfield? Missed the front end of the play and was having DVR issues.



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    Re: Gadget Play

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Actually it was suppose to be a triple reverse to Brun, but he ran the wrong way. Seriously, it was a great time to run it against an aggressive defense.


    I would would like to see a play with Neely, White and Johnson in the backfield together.
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