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Old 07-30-2013   #19
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Default Re: LZ: Texans training camp previews

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Originally Posted by badboy View Post
Let's consider everything:

"In 2010, McCain seemed to have lost his confidence and was inactive over the last few weeks. The Texans used a second-round draft choice on Brandon Harris. With a new coach (Vance Joseph) and a new system, McCain played exceptionally well in 2011 as the slot corner.In 2010, McCain seemed to have lost his confidence and was inactive over the last few weeks. The Texans used a second-round draft choice on Brandon Harris. With a new coach (Vance Joseph) and a new system, McCain played exceptionally well in 2011 as the slot corner."
http://blog.chron.com/ultimatetexans...eph-at-corner/


2012: McCain broke foot in week 11 and missed rest of season. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com...xans-defender/


2013: "Texans re-signed CB Brice McCain to a three-year contract.McCain was seeking $3.5-$5 million per season, but almost certainly settled for less in the frigid cornerback market. The Texans' slot corner each of the past three seasons, McCain notched 24 tackles and a pick in 2012. He played just 461 snaps, however, and graded out near the bottom of Pro Football Focus' CB ratings. That was likely due in part to the fact that he spent some time on the outside as Johnathan Joseph fought through injury." Mar 19 - 11:08 PM
http://www.rotoworld.com/player/nfl/5402/brice-mccain
Not sure what you wish to illustrate especially with the bolded text. Him playing 461 snaps doesn't erase that he played poorly for those snaps. And in comparison he played 482 snaps in all of 2011 so a difference of 21 so the whole 'just' they put in that statement is a bit of a reach and seeking excuses for poor play. He simply didn't play good in 2012 and hopefully he bounces back. It is what it is.

And they stretched on him playing outside too. He had 20 plays outside against the Titans where he got hurt. Before then the team utilized Alan Ball in replace of Joseph, not McCain.
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