Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 13

Thread: Troy still healthy ... good game to get in "football" shape ... watch out, AFC!!

Hybrid View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1

    Troy still healthy ... good game to get in "football" shape ... watch out, AFC!!

    Seems like LeBeau kept him in the backfield a lot, I guess still taking care of him.

    I look forward to the airborne Troy coming to a station near me sometime soon!


    We got our "6-PACK" - time to work on a CASE!

    HERE WE GO STEELERS, HERE WE GO!

  2. #2
    Hall of Famer
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    N.Y.
    Posts
    2,715
    Except when he blitzed late, picked his own player and Pitta got that long catch on 3rd down.
    Basically didnt notice him at all today.

  3. #3
    Quote Originally Posted by pittpete View Post
    Except when he blitzed late, picked his own player and Pitta got that long catch on 3rd down.
    Basically didnt notice him at all today.
    There seemed to be some confusion on that play.

    Correct me if I'm wrong, but didn't Polamalu make a big stop in the backfield on the drive that ended with Harrison's sack fumble?

  4. #4
    Pro Bowler
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    1,451
    Quote Originally Posted by phillyesq View Post
    There seemed to be some confusion on that play.

    Correct me if I'm wrong, but didn't Polamalu make a big stop in the backfield on the drive that ended with Harrison's sack fumble?
    He did and I'm not sure what people expect from the guy on his first day back. He wasn't in on all the plays and Will Allen has been impressive but even with Troy getting back in to game shape he's no where close to as explosive NOR do defenses fear Will Allen. They certainly fear Troy Polamalu. They handled him with kid gloves today to make sure he could stay healthy. We'll get the Troy we know and love when it matters. I thought he looked good in his spot play and did blow up the back field on the one and came damn close to timing up a snap count early in the game.

  5. #5
    Legend
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    15,970
    Quote Originally Posted by pittpete View Post
    Except when he blitzed late, picked his own player and Pitta got that long catch on 3rd down.
    Basically didnt notice him at all today.
    Agree. He did nothing that Will Allen couldn't do. Is this the Troy we will have going forward?

  6. #6
    Pro Bowler BigRob's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Murfreesboro, TN
    Posts
    1,381
    Quote Originally Posted by Oviedo View Post
    Agree. He did nothing that Will Allen couldn't do. Is this the Troy we will have going forward?
    The hair is going to get chopped and/or majorly restructured this year.

  7. #7
    Legend
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    17,879
    Quote Originally Posted by Oviedo View Post
    Agree. He did nothing that Will Allen couldn't do. Is this the Troy we will have going forward?
    cut em......

  8. #8
    Pro Bowler skyhawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Seattle
    Posts
    2,170
    He was outta position and in no mans land a couple of times. He looked a bit chubby too. Why did he have his hair tucked in this time during the game? Is his hair injured too??

  9. #9
    Quote Originally Posted by skyhawk View Post
    He was outta position and in no mans land a couple of times. He looked a bit chubby too. Why did he have his hair tucked in this time during the game? Is his hair injured too??
    Nah. The Ravens are scratchers and hair-pullers...

  10. #10
    Legend RuthlessBurgher's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Where the Rubber Meets the Road (in NEPA)
    Posts
    26,255
    Quote Originally Posted by skyhawk View Post
    He was outta position and in no mans land a couple of times. He looked a bit chubby too. Why did he have his hair tucked in this time during the game? Is his hair injured too??
    He always tucks his hair inside the helmet during pregame, then unleashed the mane at game time.

    Exhibit A:

    [URL]http://scores.espn.go.com/nfl/photos?gameId=321202033&photoId=2587747[/URL]

    Exhibit B:

    [URL]http://scores.espn.go.com/nfl/photos?gameId=321202033&photoId=2588734[/URL]


    The Rams' offense featuring weapons such as Marshall Faulk, Torrey Holt, and Isaac Bruce were known as "The Greatest Show on Turf"

    The Steelers' offense featuring weapons such as Le'Veon Bell and Martavis Bryant should be known as "The Greatest Show on Grass"

    This has nothing at all to do with respective playing surfaces at the Edward Jones Dome vs. Heinz Field.

    2015 MNF Executive Champion!

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •