Weakness?

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Tim, Mar 21, 2013.

  1. Luke Smartwater

    Luke Smartwater Jedi Master

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2011
    Messages:
    1,083
    That's easy. DE is a weakness. Morgan and Wimbley are decent, but they don't scare any offense in the league. We either need a DE who can get to the QB or a beast DT who dominates like Fat Albert did.
    If you can continously put pressure on a QB, you don't need superstar DBs. Best example: NY Giants. Who were their CBs during their two SB wins? On the opposite: How many SB rings does Revis have?
    CB is not a weakness on our team. Not by a long shot.
    #21
    • High Five High Five x 1
  2. Chronos

    Chronos Starter

    Joined:
    Oct 31, 2012
    Messages:
    351
    Careful, not too many details or your friend might get burned. Happens all the time, one Titans employee reads the boards and puts two and two together. At the least, he gets called on the carpet and the news dries up.
    #22
  3. Stan

    Stan Infinite

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2012
    Messages:
    302
    Exactly what I've been kinda worried about
    #23
  4. xpmar9x

    xpmar9x Vote for Pedro

    Joined:
    May 25, 2009
    Messages:
    12,455
    No superstars on the DL. All our starters are average, we need that 10 sack dominant DE [or DT] guy.
    #24
  5. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE Tweet me @JCBRAVE

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2009
    Messages:
    45,329
    Thats a fair evaluation of McCourty, but he's the better CB, what's that say about "I'm always 2-yards behind you" Verner?
    #25
  6. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE Tweet me @JCBRAVE

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2009
    Messages:
    45,329
    He would have to have a GREAT year and stay out of handcuffs to be a Titan beyond this year
    #26
  7. Just Win Baby

    Just Win Baby Practice Squad

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2012
    Messages:
    77
    We need a dominant DT. Haven't had one since AH unfortunately. A disruptive DT makes everything better. The DE's immediately get better, and as stated in above threads the CB's start to look like All Pros. Case in point.... Michael Griffin was a Pro Bowl safety with AH.
    #27
    • High Five High Five x 1
  8. Stan

    Stan Infinite

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2012
    Messages:
    302
    Nah Verner is definitely a better CB. McCourty probably is a little faster top end tho. And I haven't noticed that too much with Verner but I probably have my homer glasses on a little bit haha
    #28
  9. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE Tweet me @JCBRAVE

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2009
    Messages:
    45,329
    A little faster? He's A LOT faster bud!
    #29
  10. Stan

    Stan Infinite

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2012
    Messages:
    302
    Not that much. Like I said top end for sure, but Verner is much quicker. I'd rather have that short area burst than better top end speed. Safeties are there for a reason.
    #30