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Old 08-28-2011   #1
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Default AJ has the stats to challenge the games greats

Here's a good writeup on AJ. I didn't see it posted, so I thought I would share.
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Default Re: AJ has the stats to challenge the games greats

Beat me to it. It's a great article. If AJ (and Schaub) stay healthy this year, I think he's going to have some unreal numbers.

In fact, I think this offense is going to put up some unreal numbers.

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Good read. Thx
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Default Re: AJ has the stats to challenge the games greats

There are different strata for statistics. For WRs, I start from the top down:

1.) Rings
2.) TDs









3.) other stats
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There are different strata for statistics. For WRs, I start from the top down:

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3.) other stats
Those seem more like strata for QB's not WR's.
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There are different strata for statistics. For WRs, I start from the top down:

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So how do you rank Randy Moss?

Or Sterling Sharpe?
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There are different strata for statistics. For WRs, I start from the top down:

1.) Rings
2.) TDs









3.) other stats
AJ was on pace for another 1500 yard season. if not for his ankle injury. That would have been three straight 1500 yard seasons...unprecedented.

AJ is going to be right up there near the top no matter what.

Joe Jurevicius was a pretty good wide receiver who has been to a couple of Super Bowls and has one ring. Was he a better receiver than Andre?

Sometimes being on a team with POWERFUL defenses can help with the Bowls and the rings.
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So how do you rank Randy Moss?

Or Sterling Sharpe?
Apparently not very high...

Rings as number 1? Geez...
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Default Re: AJ has the stats to challenge the games greats

Rings are as crucial for judging receivers as a spoon is for cutting steaks.
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Rings are a poor measurement of individual accomplishment and only at the QB position does it hold ANY sort of meaning for the individual. While a player may be great at his position, there are 21 other STARTERS, not including contributing backups that must push towards ultimate, team based goals. Rings, in a sense, are overrated.
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If you measure an individual's success by rings, I'm guessing Barry Sanders was just an average running back :/
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If you measure an individual's success by rings, I'm guessing Barry Sanders was just an average running back :/
And Earl. And Marino. And Chris Carter.
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