What to do about the Defense?

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Tungtide, Oct 1, 2017.

  1. RTH

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    And no pressure.

    Felt like the same crappy defense we've had for almost a decade.

    Beginning to wonder if the DC is irrelevant and someone behind the scenes is coaching it. Same issues us fans have identified for YEARS is still prevalent - TE killing us... Playing far off WRs... poor tackling.

    Those are consistent problems every year. No matter who the DC is.
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  2. Keeferdog

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    I'd be happy with our first two picks next year being inside line backers and sign the best NT on the market. We are weak up the middle!
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  3. HurrayTitans!

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    I feel like if his plan works out the gate or at least by the second qtr, cool but I don't think he makes any adjustments at all. Like ever. The plan either works from the get go, or they suck all game.

    This did look a lot like the 2013 and 2014 teams
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  4. Zack3000

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    Jackson was getting beat to. If he ain't give up the catch it was pass interference. It wasn't all Sims and McCain
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  5. ImATitan

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    Its really hard to fathom that debacle that occured today

    I won't waste my breathe saying much

    But why was our #4 corner (McCain) repeatedly covering Hopkins 1-v-1?

    Why pay Ryan 10 million & not even try letting him cover Hopkins?

    And the cushion.. 3rd & 2, eight yard cushion.

    Unfathomable.
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  6. bupac

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    I think Logan Ryan was the least burnt today. Sims, McCain, and Jackson all got burnt bad and picked up PI calls too.
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  7. bupac

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    Don't worry bro, Lebeau knows what he's doing. He's a mother****ing football genius.











    :biglaugh:
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  8. RTH

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    A Safety... a CB... a LB... a true NT

    Easier said than done... but that's what we need. 4 key players.
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  9. Adrenalize74

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    Every other team would put a safety help on Hopkins side so its not 1-v-1. The commentator mentioned it several times.....

    I really hope we pick up the best passrusher available in R1, trading up if there is anyone worth it, and D line in R2. I think we are "ok" in the secondary if we get better pressure on the QB and better D scheme.
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  10. kenny

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    This is one of the biggest issues. There are NO contested catches against our defense. The DBs play at least 5yds off the WRs. We give up a first down free every 2 passes!! It's nuts & NEVER changes!
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