CJ2K Will Be Back Next Year

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by dtm586, Dec 18, 2012.

  1. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

    That's a great argument as to why we should get Adrian Peterson. AP is helping them win games. CJ, when he got to 2000, got it because Jeff Fisher forcefed him the ball, even in garbage time. AP's team will have a much more positive outcome than the Titans did in 2009.

    AP is worlds ahead CJ in every category besides straight line speed... Even after his season ending surgery.
  2. Kaeotik

    Kaeotik Pro Bowler

    Yes, but many of us refuse to admit it. You see, once certain fans turn on a player, most of them will never admit they were wrong no matter what that player does. Therefore, they'll say things like, "Take away the long runs runs" as if for some reason CJ doesn't deserve to have his long runs counted like every other RB. We have a hall of fame RB, but because some fans pride won't allow them to admit they were wrong about him, there will always be a decent percentage of Titans fans who will hate on him regardless, and whether they're willing to admit it or not many of them secretly root against him production-wise. Pride is a muhfugga for some people.
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  3. Kaeotik

    Kaeotik Pro Bowler

    Peterson is a great RB (the best in fact) , but he is, and always has been horrible in pass protection and crappy as a receiver. Don't forget that this is the first season the Vikings have actually trusted AP to stay on the filed on 3rd downs consistently. CJ is considerably better at blitz pickup than Peterson.

    Pass protection - CJ>AP
    Receiving - CJ>AP (Neither are very good really)
  4. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

    He earned every long run he ever got. Unfortunate timing that he always lights it up after the season is lost, and has been awful for the first half of the season for the last two years. And by the 2nd half of the season.. we're already done for.
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  5. Kaeotik

    Kaeotik Pro Bowler

    True, but everyone deserves blame for the overall lack of success of the team. Mainly, the coaches and players who aren't playing well, yet many Titans fans will blame the only star player on the team for not leading us to victory while his teammates play like crap.
  6. amy

    amy Starter

    Yay, he's going to be back! I don't think I can live without this--:cj::p

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    There's a few guys that will become available when free agency hits.

    La’Rod Stephens-Howling – ARI
    Tashard Choice – BUF
    Cedric Peerman – CIN – (RFA)
    Brian Leonard – CIN
    Bernard Scott – CIN
    Felix Jones – DAL
    Lance Ball – DEN – (RFA)
    Joique Bell – DET – (RFA)
    Jerome Harrison – DET
    Kevin Smith – DET
    Johnny White – GB – (Ex)
    Cedric Benson – GB
    Justin Forsett – HOU
    Rashad Jennings – JAC
    Greg Jones – JAC
    Jalen Parmele – JAC
    Peyton Hillis – KC
    Reggie Bush – MIA
    Danny Woodhead – NE
    Chris Ivory – NO – (RFA)
    Andre Brown – NYG – (Ex)
    Kahlil Bell – NYJ
    Shonn Greene – NYJ
    Lex Hilliard – NYJ
    Jeremy Stewart – OAK – (Ex)
    Mike Goodson – OAK
    Owen Schmitt – OAK
    Jonathan Dwyer – PIT – (RFA)
    Isaac Redman – PIT – (RFA)
    Rashard Mendenhall – PIT
    Jackie Battle – SD
    Ronnie Brown – SD
    Brandon Jacobs – SF
    Steven Jackson – STL
    Brit Miller – STL
    LeGarrette Blount – TB – (RFA)

    Now obviously some of those guys will return to their current teams, but we have options.

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    I think we keep CJ mainly to lure free agents in with. And not like we're hurting for money either.

    Even though I don't care much for the part-time Superstar, others might like to get the chance to work with a big name RB like CJ.
  9. World Peace

    World Peace Let's Go Boys

    So i guess this is the third season in a row that CJ will go get really fat during the off season and slim down and get fast again around week 9... once we are 3-6 like always. 2013 will look alot like the past few seasons
  10. Finnebosch

    Finnebosch I am vengeance.

    Shonn Greene would be a great pick up to complement CJ and go with something like a 55-45 split like we did with LenDale White.
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