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Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by oilerstruck, Sep 26, 2006.

Who should we have carry 20-25+ times a game

  1. Mr "I can't stay healthy" Chris Wussitis Brown

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  2. Mr "Can't carry the load" Travis Refer Head Henry

    10 vote(s)
    32.3%
  3. Mr "Give me a chance" LenDale White

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    64.5%
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  1. oilerstruck

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    How can we see him do something else when he gets less than 5 carries a game?
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  2. should be white getting at least half of the carries with henry, but we havent been able to see enough of lendale to truly know what he can do
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  3. rock8titans

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    I have ZERO confidence having Henry in the backfield carrying the load. Expect to have NO RUNNING game for a while, until they give LenDale a chance, which will hopefully eventually open up the passing game.

    Until then, expect a lot of the same from weeks 1 through 3. A lot of 3 and outs.
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  4. Blazing Arrow

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    I have a feeling when we see Young we will see White more. White has had that nagging injury and I bet they want him fresh for after the bye week. I have said it before I am not a Henry fan but at least he is on the field. I am not even sure what Brown is doing. If I were him in a contract season I would defiantly be asking for the ball even if my wittle toey is huwting. This is his career right now. If he sits out another season I could not imagine him being higher then a #3 on most teams. Why waist the money?
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  5. Riverman

    Riverman That may be.... Tip Jar Donor

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    I've been as hard on Henry as anybody on the board. But hey- it appears all the props he was getting for his off-season work wasn't just feel good PR. He looked good against the Fins. And yeah- I agree with Henry the offensive play calling in the second half was ....offensive. Henry deserves the start more than any of the others at this point.
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  6. LT21Titans27

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    the difference between Henry and Brown is that Henry doesnt come out after one play with a minor case of turf toe, and yet we still dont put White in and give him a consistent chance
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  7. Sukrillux

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    What Henry are you talking about? The Travis Henry that I saw against the Fins did a pretty good job at powering through some of those defensive guys. I would rather have Henry start over Brown any day. Brown has more speed, but he also must have in his contract to only get 5 touches a game. Henry and Brown had the same injury on gameday Sunday. Henry played, Brown didn't. I know Eddie George would have played. That is why I give props to Travis for trying to be a warrior out there. I actually think that Henry could have been even more effective if they would have rotated him with White a lot more. Oh, and the Titans had 3 HBs and 1 FB active in that game. RBs Henry, White, and Ganther... FB(TE) Cramer. One thing that confused me was the amount of QBs that were active in the game... I thought that a team was required to have 3 active QBs. Did they have Hentrich or Bennett as an emergency third?
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  8. smili

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    On Plaster's show today John McClain indicated White a serious lack of work ethic. Hadn't heard it stated quite so bluntly, although there have been suspicions
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  9. Hoffa

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    I think his fat gut, and the empty Big Mac wrappers in his locker caused some suspicions.
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  10. Crash Override

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    If White actually was a hard worker, he could possibly be one of the best backs in the league.
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