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Old 09-23-2012   #1
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Default Ryan Harris & Ben Jones???

Why did they finish the game? Is Kubiak "trying stuff"

Now I've argued Kubiak should go heavy on the back-up skilled players, Tate, KMart, LeStar... I guess it makes sense with the big uglies too, but damn... that's still Dumerville & Von Miller.

Worked out for us, there didn't appear to be a huge drop off, but I was just wondering, Newton & Caldwell didn't get hurt did they?
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Default Re: Ryan Harris & Ben Jones???

Ben Jones has been rotating in at guard all season, and Harris has been the extra lineman for heavy formations too, you're overreacting a bit
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Default Re: Ryan Harris & Ben Jones???

I was wondering if something didn't happen to Newton.

I think Jones and Caldwell were alternating and it was just Jones' time up.
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Default Re: Ryan Harris & Ben Jones???

If back up guys get reps in a game like this and we win that's gravy for de chicken!
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Default Re: Ryan Harris & Ben Jones???

Jones is a better run blocker than Caldwell ....


Harris is the extra blocker in heavy sets.


Not experimenting , playing to his players strengths.
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I was wondering if something didn't happen to Newton.

I think Jones and Caldwell were alternating and it was just Jones' time up.
The sack/safety on our 1st play, that's what happened!

No seriously, I don't think Newton had too bad a day considering it's only his 3rd game starting and he was going against ED and VM. 610 radio said it may have been the altitude getting to him, but that was just a guess. I do think there's a battle between Caldwell and Jones going on, and I wouldn't be surprised if Jones ends up being the starter before the end of the season.
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Ben Jones looked better than Caldwell today, I was fine with it.
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Default Re: Ryan Harris & Ben Jones???

I think Kub is trying Ben Jones out early so he can take the job, therefore can let Caldwell go. one less person we have to resign I personally like Jones ask for Harris I think him and Newton will alternate all season unless Newton keeps improving and just solidifies his spot.
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I think Kub is trying Ben Jones out early so he can take the job, therefore can let Caldwell go. one less person we have to resign I personally like Jones ask for Harris I think him and Newton will alternate all season unless Newton keeps improving and just solidifies his spot.
Do you see Harris being re-signed? Too early yet imo to evaluate. I'm focusing on Harris and Bradie James;if they do well & get good deals, helps my mock.
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