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Discussion in 'Steelers Talk' started by fearthesteel, Nov 24, 2020.

  1. fearthesteel

    fearthesteel Well-Known Member

    Apr 28, 2019
    would love to see some new wrinkle added to this upcoming ratbirds game. i'm talking along the lines of maybe Dobbs doing a taysum hill type of thing, use his athletic ability if he can catch which im sure he can.

    Use him as an rpo type of play to maybe help with the rushing as well and keep the defense on its toes. would take alot of practice and refining to be able to use in game but would love to see that wrinkle added. Do you think that would work out?
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  2. KnoxVegasSteel

    KnoxVegasSteel Well-Known Member

    Oct 21, 2011
    If we see Dobbs on the field, the steelers are doomed. Keep the rocket scientist on the sideline.
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  3. fearthesteel

    fearthesteel Well-Known Member

    Apr 28, 2019
    i call dobbins my dobbs. forgot there was another dobbs around my bad lol
  4. 86WardsWay

    86WardsWay Well-Known Member

    Dec 27, 2012
    I would much rather see Derek Watt lining up and utilizing the FB position as a leading blocker for Benny Snell or even Conner on 1st and 10 than I would to seeing Dobbs take one snap.
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  5. troybellringer55

    troybellringer55 Well-Known Member

    Nov 17, 2011
    Dobbs would 1st have to get a helmet, they dress only two QB's on game days.

    You need Mason on the sidelines, because he's border line Abercrombie and Finch model, think that is why they final told him to get his helmet off.
  6. Da Stellars

    Da Stellars Well-Known Member

    Oct 22, 2011
    Dobbs can run, but he is no Lamar Jackson or Mike Vick.

    I would love it most if Vance came back and both him and Ebron torched the Ravens D. What happened to Vance? He is a total afterthought now?

    Ben was under center a little and even did playaction in the Jags game, I want to see more of that!!!
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  7. The Sodfather

    The Sodfather Well-Known Member

    Nov 17, 2014
    Vance has mostly been used as a blocking TE this year.

    Ravens defense is smart enough that if they saw Dobbs on the field, they'd be ready for him to get the ball in some manner. Moot point anyway because as someone else pointed out, he won't get a hat anyway.
    Last edited: Nov 25, 2020
  8. mytake

    mytake Well-Known Member

    Dec 26, 2016
    I want to see the offense gain more than 221 total yards, which is what they gained the last time they played the Ravens. I want to see the offense run more than 50 plays. If it wasn't for the 4 turnovers, the Ravens game would have been an L. There isn't much pressure on the Steelers except for remaining undefeated. Let's see a consistent, 1st down producing offense.
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  9. Steel Hog

    Steel Hog Well-Known Member

    Dec 6, 2017
    I would prefer they do what got them to 10-0, but do it better. To me there should still be pressure because if we lose this game and the Stains win, its a 2 game lead and we have a ways to go with playing them in the last game. With Clev playing Jax this week and us playing the Rats, this is a real possibility. I wouldn't want to go to Clev to play a game to see who wins the division.
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  10. TheTerribleOwl

    TheTerribleOwl Well-Known Member

    Sep 1, 2017
    I want to see someone do to that ****head that keeps diving at our DEs knees what DeCastro did to Burfict when he tried it.
  11. The Glory Days

    The Glory Days Well-Known Member

    Oct 8, 2017
    What you're proposing is not a wrinkle. It's an overhaul. If we were 5-5, go for it. Dobbs isn't dressing for a reason. If he were a better #2 than Rudolph, he would be wearing a helmet already. And since he's not better than Rudolph, he isn't very good.

    What we need is more attention to detail and better coaching/performance in the run game. Taking time away from that for a "wrinkle" is a recipie for disaster.

    Labs said it best a couple of weeks ago when he answered a fan's question and said this isn't Madden.

    It's okay to be a fan and want Taysum Hill production/dynamics added to our offense. But this isn't a video game.
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  12. DukeDukeDaDaDa

    DukeDukeDaDaDa Well-Known Member

    Sep 24, 2017
    Doomed? Isn't that Heinz line?
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  13. The Glory Days

    The Glory Days Well-Known Member

    Oct 8, 2017
    It's not a line. It's fact.
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  14. Rush2seven

    Rush2seven Well-Known Member

    Oct 17, 2011

    If they saw Dobbs on the field they stack the box out of a lack of respect to his abilities.
  15. CK 13

    CK 13 Well-Known Member

    Nov 5, 2011
    I want to see 11-0
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  16. The Glory Days

    The Glory Days Well-Known Member

    Oct 8, 2017
    If they saw Dobbs on the field, they would delay the game because Vegas would need to reset the odds.
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  17. blackandgoldpatrol

    blackandgoldpatrol Well-Known Member

    Dec 5, 2011

    I want to see Juju repeat what he did to burfict
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  18. Vox Ferrum

    Vox Ferrum Well-Known Member

    Apr 22, 2019
    Besides the obvious things stated (not active), the covid thing has limited practice time all season, then you are coming into a game with a 1.5 to 2 day prep...we had enough wildcat last year with Samuels...just say no.
  19. TuRnDoWnForWaTT

    TuRnDoWnForWaTT Well-Known Member

    Jan 1, 2018
    If you really want to add a wrinkle, I have 3 words for you.

    Jaylen Samuels Wildcat

    Run that all game long for an sure W. Ravens wont be prepared for it.
    Last edited: Nov 24, 2020
  20. The Glory Days

    The Glory Days Well-Known Member

    Oct 8, 2017
    Wait...you're being sarcastic that the raisins wouldn't see that coming? :hehehe:

    I don't know if the raisins would be more surprised than Samuels.
  21. Rush2seven

    Rush2seven Well-Known Member

    Oct 17, 2011
    Let’s go for it!
  22. Steel_Elvis

    Steel_Elvis Staff Member Mod Team

    Nov 4, 2011
    My wrinkle is to, every once in a while, come out for a normal series of downs and play the no huddle, quick set/snap offense with Ben calling the plays.
    • Agree Agree x 1
  23. Ender


    Apr 5, 2014
    They should do this at least once a quarter.
  24. Roonatic

    Roonatic Well-Known Member

    Sep 4, 2017
    My wrinkle is Ben keeps it on 4th & 1. Just fall forward big boy.
  25. Steel_Elvis

    Steel_Elvis Staff Member Mod Team

    Nov 4, 2011
    That would necessitate him taking a snap from center. A wrinkle on top of a wrinkle.
    • Agree Agree x 1

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