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    But what am I missing? Everyone knows that the Pats poor play on defense last season can be directly linked to the lack of a pass rush yet he did nothing to address it. If Jerry Hughes turns out to be good, I'm going to be pissed. Do you think once the regular season starts, exotic blitz packages used far more often will be employed to hide the weakness. It seemed to work a little against the Saints. Without some kind of pressure, I don't see more than 9 wins. Color me concerned.
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    Hughes is one of the worst possible fits for the Pats' scheme.
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    Can we close this thread down now?
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    Because you can't just throw any old pass rusher back there and expect it to work. 3-4 OLBs need to be able to hold their ground against offensive tackles and contain the run. Those guys are hard to find.

    Look at:
    Willie McGinest - Height: 6-5 Weight: 270
    Mike Vrabel - Height: 6-4 Weight: 261 lbs.
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    You mean the scheme that makes average QB's look like Pro Bowlers?
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    On the basis of this post, I've known phone-booths who have forgotten more than you'll ever know.
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    I'm surprised you didn't rename this image patsfanspassrushdebate.gif. :D
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    Yep a first ballod hall of fame coach has "forgotten" more about football than you know. I agree.
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    Read the title that you wrote again. I think Bill knows what he's doing.
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    Hey Nancy boy, keep your relationships with phone booths to yourself. What would be more interesting is if you gave your views on what the Patriots can do to improve there pass rush.
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    Just because you begin your post with "Everybody knows" doesnt make it true. The Pats defense as a whole played poorly and this can be linked to a multitude of things including a lack of effort and mental errors. While the pass rush is not the pats biggest strength to make the claim that it was soley responsible for the pats failure is oversimplifying the situation.
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    BB has forgot more about football than you know........ Yeah i believe it
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    No, the scheme that has been the most successful in the NFL since he has employed it.
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    You were dissatisfied with Cunningham's play
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    Apparently BB at least remembers which players are available.
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    Your correct with you're assumption.
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    No idea what your response is referring to. ?????
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    First you complain we didn't draft a pass rusher, which we did. Then you complain that the scheme and the pass rusher are the problem, when the pass rusher drafted did not play in that game.

    You don't like the personnel and you don't like the scheme.

    As well as forgetting more than you know, BB's defenses have accomplished more than you ever will.

    So, what exactly is your point?
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    Jerry Hughes, would never get on the field in BB's defense he is to small to set the edge
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    BB's defense is outdated, this isn't the 80s .. yeah I said it ..:bricks:
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    So if BB had Dwight Freeney, your telling me he would never see the field?

    If he will let Derrick Burgess put his hand in the dirt and play as a down lineman, he sure as hell would let Freeney.
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    BB knows more than you. What you're missing is a lot- like most of us- who don't have 1/1000th of the info that BB has to base his decisions on.

    RE: Everyone knows? EVERYONE?

    RE: Did nothing to address it- We don't know that yet, because we haven't seen the final result. Your statement is based on speculation.

    RE: Jerry Hughes... as has been pointed out, not every OLB works in every system. Just because he ends up great or sucking doesn't indicate how he would have done here.

    RE Exotic packages... maybe he'll use them, maybe he won't. Very few people know that info right now, and the ones who do know aren't talking. Wait and see.

    RE: You don't see more than 9 wins and are now colored concerned.
    Dually noted. Your concerned.
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