Big Blue Interactive The Corner Forum  
Back to the Corner

Archived Thread

3rd and 4th best DB

XBRONX : 5/4/2018 6:59 pm
Who are they?
Eric from BBI : Admin : 5/4/2018 7:02 pm : link
I don't have a clue.
Honestly we can only guess right now  
Jay on the Island : 5/4/2018 7:03 pm : link
The lack of depth is very concerning. Due to his speed and athleticism I am hoping that Teddy Williams surprises and is this year's Cockrell. Hopefully one of these young UDFA CB's they just picked up can solidify the nickelback spot. As of today I think Gay and Deayon are the 3rd and 4th CB's.
DB or CB? 2 of Apple, Thompson, Gay, Adams I suppose are 3rd/4th DB  
Eric on Li : 5/4/2018 7:07 pm : link
you know, other than DRC basically the same exact group from one of the top secondaries in football a couple years ago. They could certainly use more depth but there are a lot of teams around the league who wish they had Jenkins and Collins as their 1 + 2.
TommyWiseau : 5/4/2018 7:19 pm : link
We resigned Cockrell, he only got a 2 year deal worth 6.6 mil
RE: Wish  
Jay on the Island : 5/4/2018 7:20 pm : link
In comment 13954790 TommyWiseau said:
We resigned Cockrell, he only got a 2 year deal worth 6.6 mil

So do I. I guess Gettleman didn't believe that Cockrell was a good fit for the new scheme.
Cockrell was a poor fit  
Joey in VA : 5/4/2018 7:23 pm : link
IMO. This defense needs quick press corners, think old bump and run, they need speed to recover and chase. CBs are not anywhere near the value in this scheme that they are in the 4-3 we ran. You need scrappy quick guys who can be disruptive, there shouldn't be oodles of time to throw.
Barkley is Going Both Ways  
Capt. Don : 5/4/2018 7:49 pm : link
Joey you just described  
Dave on the UWS : 5/4/2018 8:51 pm : link
a bunch of the guys that were brought in. Find one or two who can line up and play a bit and they will be fine.
It's nice that they're trying to add depth, but  
Since1965 : 5/4/2018 10:16 pm : link
all of these guys have been scrubs. Some of them have already been with several teams in their career. I don't know where they can find more quality. But I see this as a real red flag. Same goes for WR.......I'm worried about who's there if any starter go down.
I'll bet Curtis Riley makes the final 53.  
Klaatu : 5/4/2018 10:27 pm : link
Not so sure about Gay, who's a bit long in the tooth. One of the smurfs should stick, Deayon or Haley. I think Aaron Davis has a good shot to stick, too.
Grandpa Gay  
ChicagoMarty : 5/4/2018 10:52 pm : link

Dinky Donte Deayon
Brandon Dixon? Gay?  
yatqb : 5/4/2018 10:57 pm : link
Back to the Corner