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Thread: On Higgins; "They Schemed Him Open"

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    Schemed him open? it was mostly man coverage and he just made plays.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.wizard View Post
    Schemed him open? it was mostly man coverage and he just made plays.
    So why would Wallace (who was covering him) say it was scheme? Explain.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NorthCoast View Post
    So why would Wallace (who was covering him) say it was scheme? Explain.
    Because it's easier than saying he beat me on this play and Maulet on that play and Sutton on that play. The fact is the Steelers chose to cover him one-on-one and Burrow, Higgins, made the plays. Its not some incredible scheme, if you play Higgins one-on-one Burrow is going to throw him the ball.

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    They were problem moving him around to get more favorable mismatches, but it was always one-on-one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NorthCoast View Post
    So why would Wallace (who was covering him) say it was scheme? Explain.
    because saying “I was abused all day” is hard to do?
    I lost a bet about Najee gaining 1300 yards.

    "Our head coach has failed to win a playoff game for seven years in a row. His game day strategy, culture of divas, in game decisions, clock management, player evaluation, hires, and affinity with sub par starters at RB, P, and OL are holding the Steelers back. That standard remains the standard"



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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.wizard View Post
    Because it's easier than saying he beat me on this play and Maulet on that play and Sutton on that play. The fact is the Steelers chose to cover him one-on-one and Burrow, Higgins, made the plays. Its not some incredible scheme, if you play Higgins one-on-one Burrow is going to throw him the ball.
    I did see one play where Higgins caught the ball for a 15 yard gain and it looked like there were 4 guys “around” Higgins but no one actually in his back pocket.

    IMO its better to just tackle the dude within 5 yards than to let him abuse you like that.
    I lost a bet about Najee gaining 1300 yards.

    "Our head coach has failed to win a playoff game for seven years in a row. His game day strategy, culture of divas, in game decisions, clock management, player evaluation, hires, and affinity with sub par starters at RB, P, and OL are holding the Steelers back. That standard remains the standard"



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    don't know about any "scheming" on Cincy's part
    I do know it looked like none of our DBs could cover Higgins
    and much of the game, our vaunted pass rush was not getting much pressure on Burrow

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    Quote Originally Posted by Steel Maniac View Post
    Hahahahahahaha
    I wonder why the Bengals didn't scheme your fantasy star WR Mike Thomas open? he once again had no catches.

    your fantasy team must be doing really well.....lmao

    Boom....................

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.wizard View Post
    Because it's easier than saying he beat me on this play and Maulet on that play and Sutton on that play. The fact is the Steelers chose to cover him one-on-one and Burrow, Higgins, made the plays. Its not some incredible scheme, if you play Higgins one-on-one Burrow is going to throw him the ball.
    True. We need atleast one legit cornerback.

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    Quote Originally Posted by WindyCitySteel View Post
    They were problem moving him around to get more favorable mismatches, but it was always one-on-one.
    True. But isn't our head coach a secondary expert? That's what his resume said when he was hired. He created that vaunted Bucs/Vikings secondary's. I don't get it.

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