DOLPHINS: WR receptions
richiewohlers at gmail.com
Tue Sep 16 00:21:28 GMT 2008
It looks like Alex Smith's career in San Francisco is over. Maybe this is
because he was thrown to the wolves too soon. Maybe it's because he wasn't
Generally, I am pretty leery of throwing a rookie QB out there.
But then, there are guys like Peyton Manning and Troy Aikman who start from
On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 5:13 PM, <dolfanbg at comcast.net> wrote:
> It's true that Pennington had zero ints and was only sacked twice.
> Henne had zero ints andwasn't sacked at all.
> Of course, Henne was only out there for one possession and was running the
> two-minute offense, which makes it more difficult for the defense to have a
> strong pass rush.
> I'm just saying that with Henne we have more capability to push the ball
> downfield, quicker. Granted, we loose Pennington's experience and
> decision-making, but right now... I think it might be worthwhile to
> Not that it would get us a win, given the way our D is playing. But I'm
> tired of our passing game being comprised of dump-offs to RBs and short
> passes to the TEs.
> -------------- Original message --------------
> From: ldouglas at gmail.com
> > i still don't think they'd play the same defense against henne if he
> > started the game. iirc Pennington didn't throw a pick and only took
> > one or two sacks. that counts too.
> > plus what about this Mathis-at-RG thing?
> > On 9/15/08, dolfanbg at comcast.net wrote:
> > > Okay, here's some interesting numbers to ponder...
> > >
> > > There were 10 receptions made by our WRs during the Cards game.
> > > Six thrown by Henne, four by Pennington.
> > > Non WR receptions: One by Henne, six by Pennington.
> > > Henne through a total of 12 passes, Pennington 20.
> > > Two of our WRs (Ginn and Hagen) didn't have any receptions until Henne
> > > entered the game.
> > >
> > ! > I don't think the Cardinal defense changed that much between the two
> QBs, so
> > > whether it was play-calling by the coaches, or arm strength of the QB,
> > > seems like the way to get the ball into our WR's hands is to have Chad
> > > at QB.
> > > I can't guarantee that would mean we would win, or even be more
> > > but if nothing else, it would at least make the game more interesting.
> > >
> > > Bob
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