stbone


  • stbone replied to the topic Charlie Brewer in the forum Football 4 days, 3 hours ago

    Agreed that those teams are the challenges for the U, but I think fans are typically too pessimistic on U receivers, and blame receiver quality on lack of passing game production. I disagree and believe this has more to do with offensive scheme or with limitations in QB ability to sense and respond to pressure. Utah has 2-3 targets that are…[Read more]

  • stbone replied to the topic Elite WRs & Utah in the forum Football 2 months ago

    Amen.

  • stbone replied to the topic Elite WRs & Utah in the forum Football 2 months ago

    This year, we will have 2-3 elite targets (Covey, Kuithe, Kincaid) that have decent NFL potential and are matchup nightmares. On the 2018 team, we only had one (Covey). On the 2019 team, we only had one – 1.5 if you consider BT – (Kuithe).

    You don’t need elite outside WR’s to build a championship team, just a couple of elite targets. With…[Read more]

  • stbone replied to the topic Elite WRs & Utah in the forum Football 2 months ago

    What got us killed against USC two years ago was having a free safety – who developed into a top NFL rookie – who had only played 3 games at that position and hadn’t yet learned how to defend the deep ball. If we had replayed 2-3 games later, Blackmon’s further development would have likely led to a different result in the game.

  • Devaughn was the best player (on offense and probably also on defense when he played safety) on his high-school team that won the state championship in CA. His team had a very run-heavy offense and so he didn’t have the kind of stats that drew the attention, but when they used him he was dominant. Below is a link to an article talking about the…[Read more]

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