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Same weak O-line

nicky43 : 8/11/2017 10:13 pm
I know, I know it's just the first pre-season game and the o-line needs to gel yet. Sure but all that great eye candy we added to the team wasn't able to do much with all the sacks and hurries the o-line gave up.

I'm just not going to fool myself into thinking the o-line will be any better this year so I don't end up being disappointed by expectations too high.

That said, go GIANTS!

A couple of those sacks  
PEEJ : 8/11/2017 10:32 pm : link
were on the QB
Well they are the SAME five guys starting  
Marty in Albany : 8/11/2017 10:48 pm : link
.
Bisnowaty & Wheeler are not going to help the giants this year  
bigfish703 : 8/11/2017 11:20 pm : link
to judge by the 1st game. Rushers went by them like a swinging door giving the QB no time to get set.

I agree with a lot that has already been said about them. They need to get in the weight room and put on some flesh. They are clearly not used to NFL speed & power.

I am afraid we are stuck with the same OL as last year. Oi veh!

Ellison & Ingram look like nice additions & will help diversify the attack. Rudolf looks like a multitool player and is a keeper.

Devon Taylor looked like Kiwanuka on steroids. His long legs help him cover a lot of ground. I think we got a good one.

And, when was the last time you saw a NY Giant 50 yd field goal that cleared the bar by 20 -30 feet. I sure hope Rosas is for real. He could be a great weapon with that powerful leg.
Doesnt this  
chopperhatch : 8/11/2017 11:37 pm : link
belong on the post game discussion thread?
You don't seem very bright  
BigBlueShock : 8/11/2017 11:44 pm : link
Just sayin.
Well  
5BowlsSoon : 8/12/2017 10:54 am : link
We have time to fix it I suppose. I hope our OL coach is scanning the waiver wire though because like everyone else, I have my doubts. I almost hate to say this, but even Richburgh concerns me. It looked to me like the he and Jerry were getting run over. Did anyone else see that, or was I just imagining it?
useless comment , you cant rate anyone's play  
Rory : 8/12/2017 11:18 am : link
without Eli behind center.
The O-line needs to "gel"...  
Jimmy Googs : 8/12/2017 11:22 am : link
They don't know each other from playing together last year for all those games??

The continuity was supposedly an asset from the optimists on BBI...

I thought FLowers played pretty well last night  
PatersonPlank : 8/12/2017 12:46 pm : link
He didn't get beat once from what I could see, and I had recorded the game so I was able to slow it down and rewind. There was one miss communication early on, but I'm not sure who on the OL was responsible. IMO Flowers looked improved.
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