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Old 10-12-2009   #1
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Default Is the Chris Brown experiment over.....

Ok, so I was happy when we signed Chris Brown, and then miffed when he didn't play a down last year, and then I was excited after Preseason. Although it's a little extreme to judge a guy solely on 3 carries, but a fumble and two no gains is not helping his case, since he had a lot to overcome his injury history, and off the field issues beating up Rhianna and all.

I know the line didn't block in Arizona, but he runs standing straight up anyway.

Does anyone think Chris Henry may have punched it in? So should we bring Henry up as soon as he's ready and have him be the short yardage back. At 5-11 and 230 he seams more viable on paper than Brown at 6-3 220.
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Can we merge the 50 fire Chris Brown/start Henry threads?
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Default Re: Is the Chris Brown experiment over.....

What I wanna know is since when did C. Brown become a goal line only back?

Last year Slaton had no trouble finding the endzone in goal line situations.

I mean why change something that isn't broke?
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Default Re: Is the Chris Brown experiment over.....

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Can we merge the 50 fire Chris Brown/start Henry threads?
Sorry didn't see those, I posted before getting that far in to the threads.........
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Default Re: Is the Chris Brown experiment over.....

Has the experience even started?
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Default Re: Is the Chris Brown experiment over.....

No, we gotta hear James Brown say next Sunday, " and in Houston, the Cardiac Cats live up to their name again, thanks in part to Chris Brown, who now, for the 3rd week in a row, could not reach paydirt from the one once again"

Shannon Sharpe, "my, my, my, you know what they say, fool me twice and now a third time"

J.B. "well certainly this third time was not the charm"....

I can hear that as clear as day.
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What I wanna know is since when did C. Brown become a goal line only back?

Last year Slaton had no trouble finding the endzone in goal line situations.

I mean why change something that isn't broke?
How many rushing touchdowns within the red zone does Slaton have? Wasn't the point of signing Brown and SMith and Kubes identifying the need for a power back for for 3rd and short and goal line stands the reason Brown was signed. You have a different eval of Slaton than I.
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Default Re: Is the Chris Brown experiment over.....

I'd rather us primarily go with Slaton/Moats. The interior OL doesn't give any back a chance up the middle so we might as well go with the guys with the speed to turn the corner.

Next time, lets just have 3 QB sneaks in a row!!!
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I'd rather us primarily go with Slaton/Moats. The interior OL doesn't give any back a chance up the middle so we might as well go with the guys with the speed to turn the corner.
QFT.

BTW, did it fall off yet?
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