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    Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    Don't think I would have bet money on this happening before the season. Four guys in the top 9 in the conference.


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    2006 Big 12 Football Individual Statistics Through games of Sep 24, 2006

    TACKLES (All positions)
    Player Team Cl G Pos Solo Ast Total Avg/G Sack
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    1. Bowen,Alvin......... ISU JR 4 LB 30 24 54 13.5 0.0
    2. McKenzie,Tyrone..... ISU SO 4 LB 20 20 40 10.0 1.0
    3. Bacon, Marcus....... MU SR 4 LB 17 22 39 9.8 0.0
    4. Alexander, Rufu..... OU SR 4 LB 18 18 36 9.0 1.0
    5. Rivera, Mike........ KU SO 4 LB 19 16 35 8.8 0.5
    6. Archer, Brandon..... KSU SR 4 LB 21 12 33 8.2 0.0
    Dizon, Jordon....... CU JR 4 LB 18 15 33 8.2 2.5
    8. Banks,Jon........... ISU JR 4 DB 19 13 32 8.0 0.0
    9. Carper,Adam......... ISU SO 4 LB 16 15 31 7.8 0.0



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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    It just means our defense is on the field too much.



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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    Bowen's numbers would be higher if he didn't miss so may tackles.

    But I am glad it's not the safties #1 & 2.



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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    Quote Originally Posted by bstegs View Post
    It just means our defense is on the field too much.
    Amen. Nice that our linebackers are doing so much tackling, beats having a safety leading the team.

    I'll say it again, the defense is playing good enough to win. If the offense could keep em off the field a bit more, sustain just a few more drives, we would be 3-1, with two very comfortable victories, not nail biters.


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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    It looks like Bowen forgets to break down in the open field sometimes. The fact that he misses tackles and still gets as many as he does goes to show his great pursuit of the ball. And I think it shows the D-line is keeping him free of blockers. Does he still lead the nation?



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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    Quote Originally Posted by flander1649 View Post

    But I am glad it's not the safties #1 & 2.
    Whoa...having a flashback to the 90's with that line..



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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    How many tackles does our d line have?


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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    Alvin leads the nation by 2 in total tackles and is tied for 4th in solo tackles. Newcomer of the Year?
    http://web1.ncaa.org/d1mfb/natlRank....ckles&site=org

    Tyrone is 20.


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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    Garn 91 wanted stats. here are the stats:

    Offense:
    http://web1.ncaa.org/d1mfb/2006/Inte...%20off%201.pdf

    Defense:
    http://web1.ncaa.org/d1mfb/2006/Inte...%20def%201.pdf

    Game Length:
    http://web1.ncaa.org/d1mfb/2006/Inte...e%20length.pdf

    Field Goals:
    http://web1.ncaa.org/d1mfb/2006/Inte...0team%20fg.pdf
    Looks like Nebraska missed a 37 yarder while ours was a 45 yarder.


    Last edited by Wesley; 09-28-2006 at 03:12 PM.
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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    Quote Originally Posted by threemuch View Post
    Amen. Nice that our linebackers are doing so much tackling, beats having a safety leading the team.

    I'll say it again, the defense is playing good enough to win. If the offense could keep em off the field a bit more, sustain just a few more drives, we would be 3-1, with two very comfortable victories, not nail biters.
    Think I said that in another thread. We must be on the same wavelength or something.

    Actually, we would have had one nailbiter - the Texas game



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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    The LB's are getting so many tackles because they're allowing so many short dink and dunk passes. I mean, how many completions did Toledo have? 39 or something crazy like that? UNLV made quite a few too, if I remember right.

    High tackling numbers for the LB's just means that we're allowing a lot of completions, IMO.



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    Re: Conference tacking looking good for our LB's

    Not trying to read anything into the numbers. Just think it's cool that we have a player leading the nation in tackles!

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