Coaching staff getting tired of Justin Hunter?

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  1. lilkhmerkid4u

    lilkhmerkid4u Somebody Saveeeeeee Meee!

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    Titans WRs coach Shawn Jefferson is questioning second-round WR Justin Hunter's toughness as he sits out of OTAs with a hamstring injury.
    "Justin needs to get his (butt) going," Jefferson said. "Sometimes we have to fight through things. That’s how I was taught with Bill Parcells. If it ain’t broke, then I’m not hurt. This is a very crucial time. This is where we see the growth in the kid, where he gets used to going through some adversity." Coach Mike Munchak and OC Dowell Loggains were more diplomatic with their comments, but it's unlikely Jefferson would have popped off to such a degree without their permission. Hunter should be motivated for training camp.

    Jun 7 - 10:21 AM​
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  2. Ensconatus

    Ensconatus #Mary Yoda!

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    Probably just trying to make sure he doesn't get complacent. I'm pretty sure the coaches are holding him out... Not himself
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  3. Ensconatus

    Ensconatus #Mary Yoda!

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    Gotta make sure he feels pressure.
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  4. LANGSTER

    LANGSTER Starter

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    As a rookie, it is very hard on wr's. He needs the reps. I like what I am seeing out of Jefferson...........get them coach get them!
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  5. nbtoppers2

    nbtoppers2 Starter

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    really? already? Jefferson sounds like he's trying to be a tough guy coach. most of this coaching staff screams "i don't know wtf i'm doing but i'm going to act like i'm a pro even though i'm clueless". i seriously only have faith in Williams, and only as a DC.
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  6. Alzarius

    Alzarius Pro Bowler Tip Jar Donor

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    Yea I agree. Either Hunter is dogging it, in which case I think they would find a better way to address it to someone just entering the league, hes just talking tough, or hes an idiot and doesnt mind risking aggravating a hamstring before TC even starts.


    Just a coach pleasing the fans by being a hard ass imo.
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  7. Tennessy XO

    Tennessy XO Twit @TennessyXO

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    I dunno, Hunter played under Derrick Dooley for three years so he might be a little soft.
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  8. The Hammer

    The Hammer To arms citizens!

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    What is that statement even based on?
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  9. nbtoppers2

    nbtoppers2 Starter

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    maybe so but still, in OTAs? yeah let's push a guy with a tight hamstring 3 months before it matters...
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  10. 5tweezyPOT

    5tweezyPOT Pro Bowler

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    im tired of hearing bout these pansies
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