Draft Countdown Forums

Go Back   Draft Countdown Forums > Draft Countdown Forums > Team Boards > Indianapolis Colts Team Forum

Indianapolis Colts Team Forum Discuss the Colts

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-09-2009, 05:08 PM    (permalink
Seamus2602
Veteran
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Belfast, Ireland
Posts: 837
Reputation: 85004
Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

This Offseason a combination of injuries, inconsistent play and Taj Smith really stepping up probably forced Caldwell's hand over Giguere.

De'von Hall could be an interesting player. He's only played Safety for a year but could make the team next year if he improves his technique at Safety.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by George Carlin

In Football the object is for the Field General to be on target with his aerial assault, riddling the Defence by hitting his Receivers with deadly accuracy, in spite of the Blitz, even if he has to use the Shotgun. With short bullet passes and long bombs he marches his troops into enemy territory, balancing this aerial assault with a sustained ground attack which punches holes in the forward wall of the enemy’s Defensive Line.

In Baseball the object is to go home and be safe.

Last edited by Seamus2602 : 09-09-2009 at 05:13 PM.
Seamus2602 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-16-2009, 11:36 AM    (permalink
Seamus2602
Veteran
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Belfast, Ireland
Posts: 837
Reputation: 85004
Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

The Colts have lifted the exemption on Ed Johnson and have waived Shane Andrus and Cody Glenn. The Andrus waive probably shows the team are confident in Vinatieri to continue. The waiving of Glenn could indicate that the Colts may be thinking of elevating the likes of Taj Smith from the Practice Squad.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by George Carlin

In Football the object is for the Field General to be on target with his aerial assault, riddling the Defence by hitting his Receivers with deadly accuracy, in spite of the Blitz, even if he has to use the Shotgun. With short bullet passes and long bombs he marches his troops into enemy territory, balancing this aerial assault with a sustained ground attack which punches holes in the forward wall of the enemy’s Defensive Line.

In Baseball the object is to go home and be safe.

Last edited by Seamus2602 : 09-16-2009 at 11:39 AM.
Seamus2602 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-16-2009, 12:05 PM    (permalink
killxswitch
Mage Bros
All-Pro
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 8,711
Reputation: 2507551
killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

I like the confidence in AV, hopefully my prediction was wrong.

I also hope they sign Smith from the PS, but I read somewhere today that Gonzo is getting a 2nd opinion and that the 2-6 week thing was bogus. That doesn't sound good, but it is hard sometimes to know what is true.
__________________

i done stole dis sig
killxswitch is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-16-2009, 05:57 PM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

http://twitter.com/Adam_Schefter

Quote:
In need of receiving help, Indianapolis worked out three veteran wideouts: D.J. Hackett, David Patten, and Chad Jackson.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2009, 07:13 AM    (permalink
redviper311
Rookie
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: all over the world
Posts: 444
Reputation: 7338
redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.redviper311 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

http://twitter.com/Adam_Schefter

Quote:
Not that there was a doubt but Marvin Harrison will not be back with Colts. Indianapolis will sign former Eagles WR Hank Baskett today.
__________________

Sig by Stephenson86
redviper311 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2009, 07:45 AM    (permalink
killxswitch
Mage Bros
All-Pro
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 8,711
Reputation: 2507551
killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

I think it should be clear that Baskett is not going to step in and take all of Gonzo's role. I expect he will team with Garcon and Collie. Collie will mainly be in the slot, rotating with Wayne, Clark, Tamme, and Baskett. Garcon will mainly be on the outside, rotating with Baskett. The best of the two of them will get the most playing time on the outside. I hope it is Garcon, I really want him to succeed.
__________________

i done stole dis sig
killxswitch is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2009, 08:15 AM    (permalink
MaxV
Team Leader
All-NFLDC
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 12,879
Reputation: 206525
MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

It's not a bad addition for the #4 spot.

I still want to give Garcon and Collie a shot.
MaxV is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2009, 09:44 AM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

It's a good signing, Baskett plays special teams. He can contribute as a receiver, can go over the middle. I think he's primarily depth though, insurance in case someone else goes down.

Collie and Garcon know the offense, it's them all the way I think.

Maybe they work Baskett in a package or two, to ease him in.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2009, 07:02 PM    (permalink
Seamus2602
Veteran
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Belfast, Ireland
Posts: 837
Reputation: 85004
Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Colts have resigned Jordan Senn and waived Tom Santi.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by George Carlin

In Football the object is for the Field General to be on target with his aerial assault, riddling the Defence by hitting his Receivers with deadly accuracy, in spite of the Blitz, even if he has to use the Shotgun. With short bullet passes and long bombs he marches his troops into enemy territory, balancing this aerial assault with a sustained ground attack which punches holes in the forward wall of the enemy’s Defensive Line.

In Baseball the object is to go home and be safe.
Seamus2602 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2009, 07:52 AM    (permalink
killxswitch
Mage Bros
All-Pro
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 8,711
Reputation: 2507551
killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Why drop Santi and keep Silva? Santi at least has the potential to contribute.
__________________

i done stole dis sig
killxswitch is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2009, 09:32 AM    (permalink
Seamus2602
Veteran
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Belfast, Ireland
Posts: 837
Reputation: 85004
Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by killxswitch View Post
Why drop Santi and keep Silva? Santi at least has the potential to contribute.
Jamie Silva played in 11 games last season. He isn't Practice Squad eligible. Tom Santi is. They will, in my opinion, in the next few days, waive Colin Cloherty and sign Santi to the Practice Squad.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by George Carlin

In Football the object is for the Field General to be on target with his aerial assault, riddling the Defence by hitting his Receivers with deadly accuracy, in spite of the Blitz, even if he has to use the Shotgun. With short bullet passes and long bombs he marches his troops into enemy territory, balancing this aerial assault with a sustained ground attack which punches holes in the forward wall of the enemy’s Defensive Line.

In Baseball the object is to go home and be safe.
Seamus2602 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2009, 12:24 PM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Santi is still wearing a boot on his left foot.

I doubt someone will claim a TE who can't stay healthy and is injured now, which allows the Colts to put him on the practice squad for awhile.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-07-2009, 09:01 PM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

The Colts sign former Notre Dame cornerback Terrail Lambert to the practice squad after working him out on Tuesday.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2009, 04:24 PM    (permalink
MaxV
Team Leader
All-NFLDC
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 12,879
Reputation: 206525
MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Colts cut Ed Johnson...again.

Hmmm, he wasn't playing well? Or did he do something stupid again?
MaxV is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2009, 04:42 PM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

If it's true, I would have to think he made a mistake. Even if the Colts wanted to sign a second kicker (Matt Stover) and Fili Moala is ready to play, I would think that there are other more fungible players for that reason alone.

*****

As part of this bye week, I thought I'd do some things and one of them was updating this thread. The current roster is up and also the 2010 free agents, which are a little hard to explain with the uncertainty over the CBA but I hope I did okay.

If you guys can think of a better thread title than "Roster/contracts/needs" please share it. It's the best I can think of.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2009, 10:59 AM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Colts sign K Matt Stover, Vinatieri out 4-8 weeks following knee surgery.

Bummer about Vinny, hopefully he'll get to full health and Stover holds down the fort well until then.

Maybe releasing Ed did have to do with performance and the numbers crunch of the roster. I can't say for sure myself, I didn't pay enough attention to him and Eric Foster is the pass-rushing DT (doing a great job of it btw).

A poster at 18to88 broke down the first half of the Titans game, he said Ed played 13 plays and played poorly more than anything else in them. Maybe performance and roster needs are the only reasons for this move then.

Hopefully he didn't make an off-the-field mistake, because that will end his NFL career. If he didn't, I really think he'll get a chance somewhere else, maybe Detroit or Carolina.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2009, 08:42 PM    (permalink
RagingColt
Rookie
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Charleston,Illinois
Posts: 335
Reputation: 58043
RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

According John Oehser, Caldwell said Johnson was cut due to lack of production.

http://indyfootballreport.com/index.php/archives/3973

This only brings up more questions than answers imo.
__________________
RagingColt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2009, 01:43 AM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

http://espn.go.com/blog/afcsouth/pos...n-a-disservice

Quote:
Here’s Caldwell’s entire explanation about how the move was tied to the addition of kicker Matt Stover.

“We released Ed Johnson. I know some might wonder whether or not it was a character issue. It was not. We had to take a real good look at our roster and see where we may be able to make an adjustment here or there to get another guy on it. (With) Ed (it) was more production than anything else."

On if rookie defensive tackle Fili Moala will now be in the rotation:

“Yes. Antonio Johnson is still there and Dan Muir along with Fili will rotate along with Eric Foster. We will still have a four-man rotation. I believe he [Moala] will do just like we expect him to do. There are a lot of young guys who come in and step up and are able to do the job, and we expect the same from him. He has shown, the last couple of weeks in particular, he has really come along. He has made some strides. We are going to have an opportunity to get him out there and see what he can do.”

On the reason for the Ed Johnson release:

“It was production or lack thereof.”

On when Adam Vinatieri’s knee injury came about:

“Last week is when the issue arose where it required a MRI and from that, we made a decision on what to do and how to go about it. He wanted to fight through it and continue to go, but we felt this was the best course of action.”
Answers all of my questions.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2009, 01:44 PM    (permalink
chad72
Rookie
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 377
Reputation: 5483
chad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hairchad72 is so wise,  like a miniature Buddha covered with hair
Default Interesting Indy Star article analyzing Ed

http://blogs.indystar.com/philb/2009...lyzing_ed.html

I liked this last paragraph:

The hunch is that we will have to wait a while before the rest of the story comes out. As another blogger suggested to me, if Johnson signs somewhere else, then maybe it was just performance. But if he doesn't get a sniff, then it's reasonable to surmise the guy had another off-field issue, was possibly going to get suspended again, and enough is enough.
chad72 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2009, 02:51 PM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

If Ed had a 2- or 4-game suspension coming, I think it would have leaked or would very soon leak.

The Colts gave him into the bye to play well, maybe he just didn't. They were subbing him on 3rd downs anyways.

Btw I was wrong on Antonio Johnson in the preseason, Mookie is playing well.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2009, 06:03 AM    (permalink
Seamus2602
Veteran
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Belfast, Ireland
Posts: 837
Reputation: 85004
Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Seamus2602 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

See, I don't think Mookie is playing all that well. If I was to rate the Defensive Tackles I'd probably put Eric Foster as the best so far this season. Mookie hasn't been playing well, and you saw with Ed Johnson that the team were cutting his time on the field.

They are going forward with Mookie and Dan Muir at Nose (a position I think we need to upgrade) and are replacing Ed at Under Tackle with Fili Moala. Foster has been very good and they want to put him on the field for more snaps and with Moala coming back they knew that Ed's playing time was going to go down even more.

I don't think its an off the field thing with Ed it just seems sources close to the team don't feel he's given enough both in games and in practices.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by George Carlin

In Football the object is for the Field General to be on target with his aerial assault, riddling the Defence by hitting his Receivers with deadly accuracy, in spite of the Blitz, even if he has to use the Shotgun. With short bullet passes and long bombs he marches his troops into enemy territory, balancing this aerial assault with a sustained ground attack which punches holes in the forward wall of the enemy’s Defensive Line.

In Baseball the object is to go home and be safe.
Seamus2602 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2009, 07:38 AM    (permalink
killxswitch
Mage Bros
All-Pro
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 8,711
Reputation: 2507551
killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.killxswitch is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

I wish the Colts would just be honest with their fans. If it was strictly a performance thing, why not demote him like they did with Ugoh?
__________________

i done stole dis sig
killxswitch is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2009, 08:04 AM    (permalink
MaxV
Team Leader
All-NFLDC
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 12,879
Reputation: 206525
MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MaxV is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Well, they needed to make room on the roster and we had too many DTs (and that's not even including Brock and Dawson).

It came down to which one to release. Ed may not have been the worst DT on the roster, but they felt he was the most expendable.

They obviously won't release Moala, Foster has been good and they seem to like both Mookie and Muir.
MaxV is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2009, 10:38 AM    (permalink
RagingColt
Rookie
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Charleston,Illinois
Posts: 335
Reputation: 58043
RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.RagingColt is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Does this mean Mookie and Muir are now the starters with Foster and Moala in the rotation as backups?
__________________
RagingColt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2009, 10:43 AM    (permalink
Geo
Neo Geo (Moderator)
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: California
Posts: 17,530
Reputation: 121499
Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Geo is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Yep.

Re: Ed, it's case closed for me and I have already moved on. I wish him well.
__________________
Pugnacity, testosterone, truculence, and belligerence.
Geo is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:26 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.