Whis On Locker

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Alex1939, Feb 16, 2014.

  1. Ghost

    Ghost 3 Time US Navy 7th Fleet "Hogging" Champion

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    the dude was not worth a 1st round pick. I don't see how anyone could argue that he was. He has not lived up to that expectation and is nothing more than an average defensive end.
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  2. UrbanLegend3

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    I've seen it but I know that proves nothing in this discussion. I see Morgan as a B+ player. Just above very good but well before great. Does it confuse you that so many defensive coaches have loved what they see from Morgan? If I felt as you do I'd be confused as all hell.
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  3. Scarecrow

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    its coach speak

    I'd only actually be concerned if he said he flat out sucked. He would probably say something similar about Campbell.
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  4. titans92790

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    dude it's only been 3 years. It took aaron rodgers 4 years, took matt stafford 4 years, took drew brees 4 years until they started playing well. So after this year then you can talk until then sit down shut up and quit being a debbie downer about a team you like. Don't say you like a team and hate the franchise players, at least give them a chance. C'MON MAN!
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  5. Ghost

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    same thing could be said about Jake Locker, but it seems everyone is already more than eager to throw him under the bus. Also last year was Morgans 4th year.
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  6. UrbanLegend3

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    Considering how many true 1st round busts exist particularly pass rushers I think we could have done much worse than Morgan. Yes we didn't get the dynamic, transformational pass rusher you hope to get with a 1st round pick but we did get a reliable starter who has played very well and doesn't hurt the team. I know Morgan is what you expect from a 1st round pick but I'm not ready to say he's not worth his pick.
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  7. Scarecrow

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    feel good crew comin to town!
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  8. titans92790

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    wah dude oops i thought you were talking about Locker, not Morgan.. my bad SORRY! :facepalm:
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  9. Scarecrow

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    I don't hate the guy, let me make that clear. I think he COULD contribute more to this team under the right system. I think talk of him moving to OLB is silly because he has never been athletic enough. I think he could bulk up some and play DE in a 3-4, and it would be very similar to what he is contributing now.
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  10. UrbanLegend3

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    I could see it being coach speak from one guy but I've heard good things about Morgan from more than one coach spanning 2 coaching staffs now. It also doesn't seem like coach speak to me because they're the ones choosing to single him out in a positive manner. There are 10 other starters on that defense and the coaches don't say a word about them.
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