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Posted July 18, 2010
Ohio State vs. Oregon
8 DeVier Posey
97 Cameron Heyward
51 Ross Homan
70 Bryant Browning
55 Casey Matthews
35 Spencer Paysinger
12:44 1st -
Lacks speed and burst to chase down WR on screen to sideline ... obviously lacks
elite range with this play
11:55 1st - Nice technique and excellent pass breakup ... shows some athleticism here
*:25 1st - Gets easily stiff armed by Pryor on QB keeper and misses tackle
11:51 1st - Beautiful pass from QB but doesn't come down with TD catch ... no excuses
here ... must have lacked concentration
1st 11:31 - Doesn't have very good athleticism or fluidity, but stays with play and makes
downfield tackle on WR screen
1st 11:03 - OT blows assignment and Heyward gets sack ... give no credit here to Heyward it was simply a blown play
Heyward showing a lot of inconsistency in the first half ... I'm waiting for him to make a play and he just appears invisible at times.
Heyward continues to be soft and not make plays in first 5 minutes of 3rd QTR...seems a little soft
Terrible game from Heyward...invisible throughout.
1st 11:17 - Shows solid range and reaction on QB option to speedy RB ... makes tackle
1st 10:35 - Excellent technique ... great footwork and tackle
11:49 1st - Very fluid in coverage and gives RB zero YAC ... nice tackle ... Homan is an extremely active football player and a physical tackler
10:14 1st - Lacks elite agility to make tackle on RB Lamichael James
9:18 1st - Homan seems to lack some instincts ... doesn't react very quickly on this play and
is like a statue
14:27 4th: Good job of shedding block from OG to make tackle
1st 9:30 - Oustanding power and bulk to seal off DT for a big running lane up the middle
1st 9:30 - Doesn't showcase much athleticism or flexibility on this trap block
I agree on a lot of what you have here, but I think you miss the mark slightly on the Romo trade value. If they are going to get to sign him for free then why would they pay for him. I also think that Jerruh's loyalty will prevent him from sending Romo somewhere he wont/doesn't want to go and even if he doesn't Romo could basically veto any trade by retiring. Romo if he leaves is going ring chasing. It's not like he's broke so it will be more about the title than a paycheck. It may also make the teams that are interested not want the Romo contract since he may be willing to take much less to help win. I think if Romo is traded it will have to be for conditional pick(s) so that a team gets insurance on his injury history.