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Old 09-03-2009, 11:50 PM   #1
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He finally showed up tonight.
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Old 09-03-2009, 11:53 PM   #2
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I actually noticed him tonight.
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Old 09-04-2009, 12:02 AM   #3
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Did not see the game.... damn work gets into the way again.
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Old 09-04-2009, 12:03 AM   #4
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Hard to say. He look decent in the other preseason games so I don't know if this one game will be enough to put him over the hump. I sure hope so though.
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Old 09-04-2009, 12:10 AM   #5
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He made some plays.
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Old 09-04-2009, 12:12 AM   #6
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It's tough to cut talent when you see it start to come of age, which it appears maybe his finally might be. If I were McD I'd have to consider his injury situation and the things that set him back before now. I think I'd keep him.
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Old 09-04-2009, 02:04 AM   #7
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I think its a tough call bewteen Moss and Crowder. Both players played real well. The Broncos might keep Moss over Crowder because they might be afraid if a another 3-4 team picks him up then could turn into a great player.I think they should be able to get a draft pick for Crowder. I prefer Crowder but would't mind if they keep Moss.
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Old 09-04-2009, 03:22 AM   #8
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I think its a tough call bewteen Moss and Crowder. Both players played real well. The Broncos might keep Moss over Crowder because they might be afraid if a another 3-4 team picks him up then could turn into a great player.I think they should be able to get a draft pick for Crowder. I prefer Crowder but would't mind if they keep Moss.
flush both of those draft turds.

i am sorry but Moss has done nothing to show he deserves a spot any longer on the team. just because he looked good against scrubs in the most meaningless preseason game of the year, doesn't mean anything, because when he is playing against real competition he is going to get washed out of plays and start sucking again or being a weekly inactive and we will all be wondering why a roster spot was wasted on him.

and with Crowder, he is just a waste, dump him too.
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flush both of those draft turds.

i am sorry but Moss has done nothing to show he deserves a spot any longer on the team. just because he looked good against scrubs in the most meaningless preseason game of the year, doesn't mean anything, because when he is playing against real competition he is going to get washed out of plays and start sucking again or being a weekly inactive and we will all be wondering why a roster spot was wasted on him.

and with Crowder, he is just a waste, dump him too.
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Old 09-04-2009, 05:45 AM   #10
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yeah if the broncos played every teams 2rd and 3rd string players
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I thought he was surely gone prior to this game, now I'm not sure. I think he's right on the bubble, and might have shown enough last night to win a spot. My guess is that Crowder is gone.
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Moss is definitely on the bubble. If he makes the team he is probably the #52 or #53 guy in.

To me what stands out about Moss is his play vs the run. Despite his lanky frame, there isn't another player on this team that plays the run better than Jarvis Moss. This isn't new either. It's not like this is the first time he has shown that ability. He is very consistent vs the run and each time he gets a little more time he shows something more vs the pass. He'll be a solid contributor for some team in the NFL. If it's not the Broncos I can certainly understand it b/c to this point he's been a bust for sure. But the light is on and you can see that he is finally getting "it" and the production is there. Everyone is talking about what he's done vs 2nd and 3rd stringers, IMO he's shown enough to get a shot vs 1st stringers... but I'm not the coach and can understand going in either direction. Also keep in mind that he plays STs. He is on both the first Punt Return Team and FG Block teams. Haven't noticed him on Kick coverage or anything else though.
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Old 09-04-2009, 06:10 AM   #13
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Moss is definitely on the bubble. If he makes the team he is probably the #52 or #53 guy in.

To me what stands out about Moss is his play vs the run. Despite his lanky frame, there isn't another player on this team that plays the run better than Jarvis Moss. This isn't new either. It's not like this is the first time he has shown that ability. He is very consistent vs the run and each time he gets a little more time he shows something more vs the pass. He'll be a solid contributor for some team in the NFL. If it's not the Broncos I can certainly understand it b/c to this point he's been a bust for sure. But the light is on and you can see that he is finally getting "it" and the production is there. Everyone is talking about what he's done vs 2nd and 3rd stringers, IMO he's shown enough to get a shot vs 1st stringers... but I'm not the coach and can understand going in either direction. Also keep in mind that he plays STs. He is on both the first Punt Return Team and FG Block teams. Haven't noticed him on Kick coverage or anything else though.
made the teckle on hester to save the td
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Moss is definitely on the bubble. If he makes the team he is probably the #52 or #53 guy in.

To me what stands out about Moss is his play vs the run. Despite his lanky frame, there isn't another player on this team that plays the run better than Jarvis Moss. This isn't new either. It's not like this is the first time he has shown that ability. He is very consistent vs the run and each time he gets a little more time he shows something more vs the pass. He'll be a solid contributor for some team in the NFL. If it's not the Broncos I can certainly understand it b/c to this point he's been a bust for sure. But the light is on and you can see that he is finally getting "it" and the production is there. Everyone is talking about what he's done vs 2nd and 3rd stringers, IMO he's shown enough to get a shot vs 1st stringers... but I'm not the coach and can understand going in either direction. Also keep in mind that he plays STs. He is on both the first Punt Return Team and FG Block teams. Haven't noticed him on Kick coverage or anything else though.
Ability and willingness to plays on ST is what going to play in his favor come Turk day.
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Old 09-04-2009, 06:19 AM   #15
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Roster decisions will be even more difficult and interesting when other teams' cuts come out. You figure there will be at least a handful of cuts that the Broncos will have to at least consider taking a serious look at. So we could potentially have a player or two lose a roster spot to players who aren't even currently on the team.
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Old 09-04-2009, 06:26 AM   #16
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I hope Jarvis makes it. He has been effective in preseason especially at setting the edge on rushing plays to his side. Besides last night, it's been hard to tell how much his pass rushing has improved. They have him out there against the 2nd and 3rd teams, and it seems to me that those groups run the ball a lot more than the average 1st team.

I hope McD can see the hard work that Jarvis has put in, and the fact that he wants to be in Denver, as opposed to certain other Bronco players...
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Old 09-04-2009, 06:47 AM   #17
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Yeah he finally showed up against Arizona's 5th string.

We all know the only reason he's still in camp is so Denver didn't go after his signing bonus for quiting.

Say bye-bye to another Shanahan whiff.
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I hope so. I hope so. I am rooting for him.
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It's tough to cut talent when you see it start to come of age, which it appears maybe his finally might be. If I were McD I'd have to consider his injury situation and the things that set him back before now. I think I'd keep him.
I agree. Especially considering who's been coaching him.
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Old 09-04-2009, 07:08 AM   #20
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Yeah he finally showed up against Arizona's 5th string.

We all know the only reason he's still in camp is so Denver didn't go after his signing bonus for quiting.

Say bye-bye to another Shanahan whiff.
It wasn't 5th string. It was their 2nd and 3rd.
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Old 09-04-2009, 07:09 AM   #21
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He is a goner. Thx for the memories! Maybe after he is cut we can get back to talking about NFL caliber players.
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Old 09-04-2009, 07:12 AM   #22
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He played just like he did in the college championship game which got him drafted as high as he went and I'm not sure he's done enough over the entire preseason to save himself
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Old 09-04-2009, 07:18 AM   #23
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I hope he makes it. His anticipation of the snap and first step are incredible.
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Old 09-04-2009, 07:19 AM   #24
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Everyone says it takes 3 years for Dline to develop and this is going to be his 3rd year...

He turned it on for the first time last night we gotta see if he can learn to do that every game/ every practice.
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Old 09-04-2009, 07:22 AM   #25
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I hope so
He is also playing special teams, so that will help his cause

He made some plays in the backfield last night, but his pass rush still doesnt impress me
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