Originally Posted by Bmore Manning
Moore did not drive on the ball on that critical third down. It was really frustrating. I remember watching ED Reed jump a very similar play against NE in the playoffs, he drove hard and broke up the pass. Obviously we are talking about a perennial pro bowler compared to a young kid. But you need to have awareness to break on the player and TACKLE him short.. Why he was playing for an intermediate pass is beyond me...
Moore made a good play on Jones but we needed a great play and like the great safeties they show up and make great plays
Is there a bad defense out there with a great safety? Can't think of one so IMO this D is one great safety away from being eleite