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Rumor Bill's interested in Britt?

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Daniel Miller, Apr 17, 2013.

  1. TitansWillWin2

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    48th of all DT's is not something to be proud of. There's a reason he saw less time as the season went on! B/c he was a liability against the run!
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  2. Ensconatus

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    Martin is a beast when you compare his snap counts. There is no denying that. However he is a smaller/stubby DT. Good 3 tech but not really suited for nose. Maybe Casey/Martin combo would work well if they only pressured but I still see a need for a true nose type like we got from the cat from the lions. (Hopefully)
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  3. TitansWillWin2

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    Also being that we sucked for the first 7 weeks on defense he had to play more b/c we were on the field the entire time on defense.

    The second half when we pick up our defense a LITTLE bit, he would see less snaps. Come on man use your brain here dont let that picture or Rusty Smith get the best of you!
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  4. xpmar9x

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    I didn't say it was.
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  5. The Hammer

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    Barely at that
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  6. TitansWillWin2

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    So you admit thats he just a role/situational player. He is not a stud, which therefore makes a DT more important than a CB on our list of needs!
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  7. xpmar9x

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    Don't give our defense that credit lol

    Jerry Gray & MM got lucky that we played crap teams towards the end.
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  8. TorontoTitanFan

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    Congrats on completely missing (or else willfully ignoring) the entire point of my post.
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  9. xpmar9x

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    What's sad.... he led our team in sacks last year. :huh:

    Nope, i'm saying that Jerry Gray is a fool. Reducing snaps for a rookie who started out on a hot streak is ignorant. There's next to no mid round rookies that come in to starter snap counts. Again, i'll point out an example in Geno Atkins; he went from 356 snaps his rookie year to the best defensive tackle in the league. Now obviously you could hypothetically say this with any rookie: increase snap count = increase play. However, I truly believe that Mike Martin can be our difference maker on the defensive line. He'll prove it to you next year, just sit back and wait sir.
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  10. The Hammer

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    Am I missing something. He only has 3.5 for last year.
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