Jump to content


There was a play in the 1st quarter that was a thing of beauty

Hackett

  • Please log in to reply
7 replies to this topic

#1 buffaloboyinATL

buffaloboyinATL

    Veteran

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,375 posts

Posted 25 August 2013 - 12:04 PM

Play action to CJ where Kolb faked the hand off. Spiller went right and took 10 defenders with him. Kolb went left and had one man to beat. He made a modest gain on that play but the same play to EJ would most likely have resulted in a TD. That was very encouraging.

#2 Dorkington

Dorkington

    All Pro

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,632 posts

Posted 25 August 2013 - 12:08 PM

The defense would have paid attention to EJ, whereas they didn't expect Kolb to run with the ball.

#3 phxbacker

phxbacker

    UDFA

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 284 posts

Posted 25 August 2013 - 12:28 PM

Kolb can tackle himself, no need to send defenders.

#4 yungmack

yungmack

    Veteran

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,709 posts

Posted 25 August 2013 - 12:35 PM

View Postphxbacker, on 25 August 2013 - 12:28 PM, said:

Kolb can tackle himself, no need to send defenders.
Love it. And agree the play was beautiful. Kolb's very good at faking the handoff.

#5 billsfan714

billsfan714

    RFA

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 1,131 posts

Posted 25 August 2013 - 12:53 PM

View Postphxbacker, on 25 August 2013 - 12:28 PM, said:

Kolb can tackle himself, no need to send defenders.

That reply was a thing of beauty, well done sir.

#6 Just in Atlanta

Just in Atlanta

    Veteran

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,994 posts

Posted 25 August 2013 - 01:49 PM

View Postphxbacker, on 25 August 2013 - 12:28 PM, said:

Kolb can tackle himself, no need to send defenders.
Not true. Give him some credit.

It takes at least a rubber mat.

#7 CSBill

CSBill

    Veteran

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,250 posts

Posted 25 August 2013 - 02:10 PM

Both Kolb, and this post, getting abused all at the same time. This, my friends, is the TBD team of posters humming on all cylinders .... enough preseason work, we're ready for the real action.

#8 dascottbills28

dascottbills28

    Practice Squad

  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 179 posts

Posted 25 August 2013 - 02:25 PM

View PostbuffaloboyinATL, on 25 August 2013 - 12:04 PM, said:

Play action to CJ where Kolb faked the hand off. Spiller went right and took 10 defenders with him. Kolb went left and had one man to beat. He made a modest gain on that play but the same play to EJ would most likely have resulted in a TD. That was very encouraging.
It was a good play, perhaps the only good one of the day... :worthy:





Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: Hackett