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Conner ruled OUT. Injury more serious than they thought.

Discussion in 'Steelers Talk' started by SDOT, Dec 4, 2018.

  1. SDOT

    SDOT Well-Known Member

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    I mean not that it matters. Now Ben can sit in shotgun and slang that thang 50 times with 0 guilt. Lack of incorporating Conner in the offense is what got him injured anyways. Yay! Go team.


     
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  2. mac daddyo

    mac daddyo Well-Known Member

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    could be back for the playoffs.:cool:
     
  3. MattyMo9

    MattyMo9 Well-Known Member

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    Playoffs hahahahaha. This team won’t win another game this season. And it still won’t get that moron garbage coach fired.
     
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  4. steel machine

    steel machine Well-Known Member

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    As long as his ankle is good to go for Atlanta in February. This way he will have no problem getting to his seat in stadium to watch the game.
     
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  5. steel machine

    steel machine Well-Known Member

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    Hate to say this but things sure are going New England's way, injury wise.
     
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  6. SDOT

    SDOT Well-Known Member

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    I have faith in Samuels btw. It's just this teams stupidity is infuriating.
     
  7. knab70

    knab70 Well-Known Member

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    Though the t/o machine is still scheduled to play correct? Seriously, i see a beat down from a 2-10

    No running game with Edmunds, Ben will be slinging with urgency with little to no accuracy.
     
  8. BobbyBiz

    BobbyBiz Well-Known Member

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    Not overpaying for someone with an drug history and an over inflated sense of worth isnt stupid. It’s actually quite brilliant
     
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  9. bigbenhotness

    bigbenhotness Well-Known Member

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    Bunch of bedwetters I swear lol I’m not worried we usually turn it up in December.

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  10. biggbunch68

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    We will win more games this year and we will make the playoffs. We prob wont do much in the playoff's , but that is the norm with a Tomlin led team
     
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  11. SDOT

    SDOT Well-Known Member

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    I'm not talking about Bell, I agree. **** him. I'm talking about neglecting Conner from the offense for weeks but then using him in the passing game here and there. Bell got injured both times in the passing game and the one was a similar tackle to Conners. It's because running backs are use to getting hit straight on for the most part. They don't know how to protect themselves when getting tackled from behind especially in the open field at high speeds. If Conner was involved and had a rhythm this injury never happens imo.
     
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  12. mcam

    mcam Well-Known Member

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    I bet we don't see a huge drop off with Ridley and Jaylen Samuels.

    Sucks Conner's on my fantasy team though.. Injuries are piling up there lol
     
  13. Smitch89

    Smitch89 Well-Known Member

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    Playoffs.. U talking about playoffs??!!?? .. I just hope we can win another game?!?
     
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  14. CanadianSteel

    CanadianSteel Well-Known Member

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  15. GoalLine

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    That's right - we always unleash hell in December!!!

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  16. SC Gamecock

    SC Gamecock

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    What else is new?! :rolleyes:
     
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  17. BRICKS

    BRICKS Well-Known Member

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    Ben sucks when he has no running game. Tooooooo many INT’s.
     
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  18. biggbunch68

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    See i can do it to lol
     
  19. thesteeldeal

    thesteeldeal Well-Known Member

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    Oh what a tangled Webb we weave when Bell said he would show week 1....then deceived
     
  20. Formerscribe

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    That injury had absolutely nothing to do with how Conner has been used recently. It was a fluke. Players get feet caught like that all the time.
     
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  21. HeinzMustard

    HeinzMustard Well-Known Member

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    Agree. That was just plain bad luck.
     
  22. sjromano

    sjromano Well-Known Member

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    I know it's a common narrative around here, but that's not entirely accurate. Yeah, he throws too many INTs sometimes, but not as a result of a lack of a running game. When he's "off" or forces throws, that's when the INTs start piling up. Recent example: Panthers game - Ben throws a perfect game, 5 TDs, no INTs. Connor - 13 carries for just over 60 yds. Not exactly a 'pound the rock' kind of night.
     
  23. BobbyBiz

    BobbyBiz Well-Known Member

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    Imagine how bad that would make Bell look. A rookie and a journeyman having success behind this line.
     
  24. mcam

    mcam Well-Known Member

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    I honestly don't get caught up in all the Bell fiasco, how he feels, etc. The dude will be getting paid next year irregardless. 17 mil guaranteed in a long-term deal? Probably would have never happened even if the Steelers running game fell flat on its face. I understand there are bitter feelings. I don't have any. Bell is an afterthought now. Wish him the best. He's no longer a Steeler.

    I think our guys will be just fine. My concern is mostly with the defense, the players making stupid mistakes costing the team, and while I love Ben the dude needs to minimize these random throws to the other team's players at inopportune times.
     
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  25. Blast Furnace

    Blast Furnace Staff Member Mod Team

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    I'd laugh my ass off. Another bullet for GM's to use against him during negotiations.
     

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