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    Todd Blythe like?

    That catch that Jennert had that was ruled out of bounds was Blythe like. I think he will be pretty good for us. Also the roster lists him at 6 foot 6 i walked by him in walmart and he looked a little more like 6'8 to me. And did anyone see #38 trenton Bledsoe... 5'5 146 and crazy quick.


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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    I play basketball at the rec with Trent once in a while and he wears you out by just running around in circles...

    not very good at basketball, but he sure is fast.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    I did not get to attend the spring game. Does Jennert block down field? Not blocking has to be a major factor in Blythe not playing in the NFL.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Jennert seems quicker on the edges. Like he could make you miss, whereas Blythe couldn't ever do that.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Jennert looked a little quicker to me than Blythe, but he has a little ways to go in terms of size and strength. He's a little skinnier, a little faster, but has that same excellent body control and vertical.


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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    He should be pretty good


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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    He has some pretty nasty tatts too.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Quote Originally Posted by iowa_wildcat View Post
    I did not get to attend the spring game. Does Jennert block down field? Not blocking has to be a major factor in Blythe not playing in the NFL.
    He's not afraid of contact, whether he can sustain his blocks, I would have to watch more film. But, he definitely made the initial block, and kept going.

    I have been more excited about Jennert than Blanton because I think he is a different twist to WR that we don't already have.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    I'm 6'5", white, and from Indianola...am I Todd Blythe-like?



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Quote Originally Posted by BooneCy View Post
    He's not afraid of contact, whether he can sustain his blocks, I would have to watch more film. But, he definitely made the initial block, and kept going.

    I have been more excited about Jennert than Blanton because I think he is a different twist to WR that we don't already have.
    I agree. Blanton looks to be good, but very similar to Reynolds. Jennert is definitely a change of pace at the position. He looks like he's better equipped than any of the guys we have to go up for a jump ball, and be a force inside the 20, as opposed to a speedster who will take a regular pitch and catch a long ways. It's good to see a range of skills in our receiving corps.

    I would have liked to see some more deep balls and jump balls on saturday, just to see how well these guy can get after them.


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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan32 View Post
    I'm 6'5", white, and from Indianola...am I Todd Blythe-like?
    Yes, yes you are. You are 6'5", white, and from Indianola. You're much more Todd Blythe-like than I am and probably almost everyone who posts here.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFever View Post
    Yes, yes you are. You are 6'5", white, and from Indianola. You're much more Todd Blythe-like than I am and probably almost everyone who posts here.
    Not sure if I take being Todd Blythe-like as a good thing or not, but good to know.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan32 View Post
    Not sure if I take being Todd Blythe-like as a good thing or not, but good to know.
    Well in this case as with most others, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. We are what we are.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan32 View Post
    I'm 6'5", white, and from Indianola...am I Todd Blythe-like?
    Is everyone on this site from Indianola? I graduated in 86.



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    Re: Todd Blythe like?

    Quote Originally Posted by singsing View Post
    Is everyone on this site from Indianola? I graduated in 86.
    I graduated a long time after 1986.



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