@cplach Hargrave can play both DE and NT, and we also picked up Mathews from the Chargers. Both are vast improvements over Cam Thomas and Cliff Geathers. As for RB I agree that we're going to need some depth there, maybe rounds 3-5.
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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