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Does Rusty make the 53 man???

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Titans2004, Aug 26, 2013.

  1. Titans2004

    Titans2004 Starter

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    I really hope that we go with just Locker and Fitzpatrick as our 2 QBs. If we keep Rusty then it very likely could be at the loss of Preston

    I'd like to see

    QB-- Locker, Fitzpatrick
    RB-- CJ, Greene, Battle
    TE-- Stevens, Thompson, Walker
    FB-- Mooney
    WR-- Britt, Washington, Wright, Hunter, Williams, Preston
    OT-- Roos, Stewart, Otto, Stingly
    OG-- Levitre, Warmack, Velasco
    C-- Turner, Schewenke

    DE-- Morgan, Wimbley, Pitoitua, Edwards
    DT-- Hill, Casey, Klug, Martin
    LB-- Ayers, Brown, Fokou, Gooden, McCarthy, Shaw, Bailey
    CB-- Mccouorty, Verner, Campbell, Sensabaugh, Wooten, Blidi Wreh Wilson
    S-- Griffin, Pollard, Wilson, Afalava

    KR/PR-- Reynaud
    LS-- Brinkley
    P-- Kern
    K-- Bironas
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  2. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    Looks good... except Walker is our #1 TE.
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  3. Jwill1919

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    No, Rusty shouldn't make the final 53. I doubt Wooten does too.
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  4. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    I don't know if the Titans keep Turner, Velasco and Schwenke on the final 53-man roster.
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  5. RavensShallBurn

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    I think we will. They can all play C or G... not limited to one or the other.
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  6. Titans2004

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    If Schwenke had not gotten hurt and had gotten more experience in pre-season then I think they might have just kept 2 of the 3, but we all know the Schwenke is sticking and I'm not sure if they feel good enough about him to be the starter if Turner/Velasco were to go down.

    I also think they still have last years lack of depth in the OL fresh in their mind as a major part of the downfall of last season.
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  7. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    Schwenke didn't stand out at G according to a few of the draft profiles I read. I'm sure the Titans want to get him serviceable as a backup G but he's probably not there yet. If the Titans feel it's only a matter of time for Schwenke to be the #1 center, why keep Velasco and Turner?

    Velasco makes $2 mil this season regardless. The Titans already know what Velasco can do so much of this work for Turner may be just to see if he's a significant upgrade to Velasco.

    Maybe they keep all three but there will be some tough decisions on those final few spots.
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  8. Smash

    Smash Soccer God

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    Velasco can more or less play all 5 spots on the line, I think it saves him a spot. I don't see us keeping both Otto and Stingly.
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  9. Mberglo

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    Put Rusty on the Practice Squad. No one would claim him off waivers. If Locker or Fitz gets hurt, cut someone and promote Rusty.
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  10. Finnebosch

    Finnebosch I am vengeance.

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    I think we will keep Smith and Antonio Johnson but lose Mooney and Wooten but other then that I agree with your list. I would like to add I think we try and keep Stephan Charles, Colin Mooney, Khalid Wooten, and Daimion Stafford to our practice squad.
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