McCarthy vs Fokou

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by TitansWillWin2, Sep 11, 2013.

Who should start?

  1. McCarthy

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  2. Fokou

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  1. The Hammer

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    Larry Izzo played over a dozen years as a similar type player
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  2. Fry

    Fry #BringJalenHome

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    For a guy who regularly plays 95% or more of the defensive snaps he makes no plays.
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  3. Scarecrow

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    So he is basically a poor mans Tulloch. I think that is a solid comparison.
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  4. The Hammer

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    Nah, this one is not totally useless in coverage
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  5. 520

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    rich mans tulloch
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  6. damersbrah

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    I'd rather see McCarthy. Fokou is a liability in coverage and at best a neutral in terms of run support. The guy might be "solid," but he isn't going to make any game-changing plays. I think McCarthy has the type of talent to come in and really make an impact on the game. I'd rather take a chance on a playmaker struggling to stay healthy and find consistency than continue to start a guy who is just good enough to get by.
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  7. Fry

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    It's time for McCarthy.

    What does Fokou offer? Stupid penalties and no impact plays. I mean, look at this! This was on the Chiefs' scoring drive after the first Fitztragic pick.


    Just chasing the lead-blocker down the field, that's all.
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  8. Titanup1982

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    Zero awareness and instincts if you're chasing the lead blocker. He's a very good blitzer, but other than that, he brings nothing special to this defense at all.
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