re: Based on all the Brian Kelly interviews, they are going to come after Fromm, - wdhalgren on 9/20/19 at 12:54 pm
I think their D will be in attack mode, on run and passing downs. I wish we'd do the same on defense. After all the talk about havoc, I'm not convinced there's much change in Kirby's passive defensive scheme. We have more speed off the edge than last year, but Notre Dame has the best OL we've...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: Can WE stop the run? - wdhalgren on 9/19/19 at 3:07 pm
It depends in part on how the game is officiated. I watched the replay of BYU vs Tenn game on youtube. Tennessee's OL, WR's or TE's committed flagrant holding on a high percentage of their run plays and only got called once or twice. They were tackling defenders, grabbing their face mask, holding...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Running the ball against ND - wdhalgren on 9/19/19 at 12:09 pm
A good defense can stop or at least slow down the rush and make you beat them through the air. We were held below 200 yards rushing 5 times last year; Missouri, LSU, Florida, Alabama and Texas. In those games we rushed 180 times for 712 yards (including sacks), an average of 3.96 ypc. In all 5 ga...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (3)
re: Who’s got that feeling of a big time arse whoopin? - wdhalgren on 9/17/19 at 9:22 am
[quote]They're giving up an average of 221 on the ground. [/quote] I'm not sure you can give much weight to that stat after two games. I watched the Louisville game and the UL quarterback Jawon Pass ran and scrambled effectively early in the game. Also ran a few option toss plays. When a qb do...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Jokes aside, do the VOLS actually have a shot at beating UF? - wdhalgren on 9/16/19 at 11:19 pm
[quote]I liked the matchup -- Florida's passing game vs. our secondary[/quote] I don't want to come across as a troll, but your secondary is not that good. Thompson and Taylor were overhyped by the Vol media and were starters only because the cupboard was bare and Pruitt knew he had a mulligan y...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Arkansas State 0 @ Georgia 55 Final - ESPN - wdhalgren on 9/14/19 at 12:22 pm
That was a good throw. If Landers wants to play for UGA, much less the NFL, he'd better start making some catches. Unfortunately our depth at that position is being winnowed down....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Arkansas State 0 @ Georgia 55 Final - ESPN - wdhalgren on 9/14/19 at 12:00 pm
ESPN hardly ever shows a replay of a missed penalty when it's Georgia's opponent. But if we get away with one, they'll show it from four angles and point it out....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Watching LSU vs Texas - wdhalgren on 9/13/19 at 1:56 pm
[quote]I respectfully think you don’t know what you are talking about[/quote] It's possible. I've been unimpressed, last year, and so far this year but it's only been two games. I'd rather see the most experienced guys hold it down because they're less likely to make bad mental errors. But if ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Watching LSU vs Texas - wdhalgren on 9/13/19 at 9:21 am
I wasn't talking about your overall defense, just Georgia's inside linebacker play and comparing to what happened on those plays. We're missing that run stopping LB who can plug the hole. They rarely attack the LOS on a run play, too often indecisive and don't advance before the RB or a blocker arr...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
Watching LSU vs Texas - wdhalgren on 9/12/19 at 8:14 pm
Late in the first quarter (https://youtu.be/H5K5pwITkqo?t=1890), Texas had the ball first and goal from inside the LSU five yard line. On 2nd, 3rd, and 4th down, one or the other of LSU's inside linebackers crashed the LOS and stopped them short of the goal line. That goal line stand may have been...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (6)
re: 2020 Recruiting Thread (7/29 update - 5* RB Kendall Milton commits to UGA (#RunningBackU) - wdhalgren on 9/9/19 at 3:17 pm
[quote]Aubrey may have regrets. UGA has none. Go Dawgs.[/quote] As soon as Solomon said he was transferring, I went and watched every Michigan snap for him I could find on youtube. Even accounting for his inexperience, I didn't see anything that looked impressive. Would have been depth I guess,...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Things not mentioned yet - wdhalgren on 9/9/19 at 9:37 am
[quote]We’re 2 games in and y’all are saying a UT castoff is better than Nauta? [/quote] If you're going to accuse others of overstating their case, why overstate yours? As far as I know, Wolf wasn't a castoff. He still had a spot at UT, left voluntarily....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Random thoughts after two games... - wdhalgren on 9/8/19 at 10:59 pm
I wish Tindall could find a way to get on the field more. He seems more aggressive and makes way more TFL than the other ILB (relative to snaps played), but must be struggling mentally. I'm still doubtful that Mark Webb is quick enough to be consistently effective in pass coverage. Bill Norton a...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: This may be the worst linebacker/safety read on an option I've ever seen - wdhalgren on 9/3/19 at 6:28 pm
[quote]Which vol bastard is out there making copyright claims [/quote] That seems to happen a lot with vol videos. If they play better than expected, or win, then the video will stay up on youtube. If they play worse than you'd expect then it gets taken down. Might be the UT AD trying to bury...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Fromm's night - wdhalgren on 9/3/19 at 1:41 pm
[quote]Fromm had a deep pass called back due to a penalty[/quote] There was no holding on the deep pass. I'm thinking somebody on that crew decided they needed to slow things down because there was nothing that resembled a hold. ESPN had plenty of time to show a replay, but decided not to d...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Fromm's night - wdhalgren on 9/1/19 at 2:03 am
Pruitt showed the template for Fromm last year. Stunts in the middle and blitzes from the corners. Jake hasn't gotten to the point where he can consistently make teams pay for that. And it seems like his ability to sidestep the rush and make a play has regressed since his freshman year. He'll se...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Dawgs 30....Vandy 6 - FINAL Dawgs win and cover! - wdhalgren on 8/31/19 at 9:31 pm
[quote]Crowder[/quote] I went back and focused on every play that he was in the game last season. Crowder is the anti-Roquan. He just does not instinctively get to the football until the damage is done....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: Dawgs 30....Vandy 6 - FINAL Dawgs win and cover! - wdhalgren on 8/31/19 at 8:49 pm
[quote]We're averaging nearly 10 yards a rush. I got zero issue with it.[/quote] Yeah, let's work on what we do well against Vandy. We'll get our inexperienced WR's some game reps against Notre Dame and Florida....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
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