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Defense turning point or smoke and mirrors?

Discussion in 'Steelers Talk' started by bigbenhotness, Oct 10, 2018.

  1. mac daddyo

    mac daddyo Well-Known Member

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  2. steelersrule6

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    VW>Matakevich
     
  3. steelersrule6

    steelersrule6 Well-Known Member

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    We need Watt to have another 3 sack game :thumbs_up:
     
  4. mac daddyo

    mac daddyo Well-Known Member

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    but not fort or thomas. :cool:
     
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  5. steelers5859

    steelers5859 Well-Known Member

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    It’s only been one game for Fort. Let’s see what he does over at least a few games before we make him to be the next James Farrier.
     
  6. Steelcitian

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    James who?
     
  7. SteelerJJ

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    Farrior was the QB of those great defenses back in the day. He doesn't get enough credit.
     
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  8. Roonatic

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    Would like to see Tuitt make some plays this season. Surprised that more naysayers aren't onto his vanishing act given his salary.
     
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  9. Clive From PIT

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    [defense's confusion when VW wears the green dot] > [defense's confusion when someone else wears the green dot]
     
  10. Formerscribe

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    I've seen people mention it. I've mentioned it. Tuitt has been useless. He really looked like he was becoming something late in 2016, but he has done nothing but regress since then.
     
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  11. Thigpen82

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    Is Eifert injured again?

    Seems like he’s always out.
     
  12. dd63

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    Broke his leg/ankle a couple of weeks ago. Out for the season, I think.
     
  13. Thigpen82

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    Aha. I missed that somehow. Although I think I’m more surprised when he’s actually on the field...
     
  14. mac daddyo

    mac daddyo Well-Known Member

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    he's been doing it longer than one game. the bone head butler won't play the man. same as thomas. vince ain't that good. i've been saying this all along. vince is a backup. butler has tried to force him in as our top LB and he just isn't. vince was ok as a guy off the bench and a spot starter but he is not what they are trying to make him. especially if you have more athletic talent on the sidelines. :cool:
     
  15. turtle

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    I agree, disregard my previous post I mis read.....Which is more than what you will get from Butler who never admits he is wrong...just sayin.... Bud Dupree and Artie Burns are killing it..smh lol
     
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  16. thesteeldeal

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  17. Clive From PIT

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    I’d forgotten about that, too.

    That injury looked BAD. Even the broadcast showed only one replay.
     
  18. steelersrule6

    steelersrule6 Well-Known Member

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    Get after Dalton, he will turn the ball over once the pass rush is on him.
     
  19. HeinzMustard

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    We are doomed.
     
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  20. dd63

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    Yup. Theismann-esque even, for those of us old enough to remember.
     
  21. jeh1856

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    Two good games. Put together 13 more and I’ll be impressed.
     

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