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Pendulum
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Corey White

What do you guys expect from this kid?

I haven't seen very many mentions of CW's presence on this team recently; and I'm wondering if most are writing him off.

I think he had a average season at best but from his play I saw a lot of hustle and he showed the ability to react to the ball in the air with poise, gt a pick if I remember correctly.

I'd compare it to p-rob who seems a bit surprised every time the ball is thrown his way and then uses his athleticism to hurl his body towards the pass location with his arms out hoping to make something happen. Sometimes it happens sometimes it doesn't.

Considering the absolute shit-show he got thrown into his rookie season from a small-school. I like Corey White, I'd buy his stock over P-rob at least.; I'm not sure what that is saying.


Northwestern tiger
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re: Corey White
I Remember his tackling abilities being non existent


fightingtigers98
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re: Corey White
quote:

What do you guys expect from this kid?

not much but can develop into a solid starter after Greer. He will probably be the back up to Greer with P-Rob moving to nickle. Also there was some mention of him being moved to S


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Patrick O Rly
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re: Corey White
He was way over his head to start the season, but he started to pull it together. He's tall and got long arms and can run. He could develop into a nice press corner in the slot to cover the larger, faster tightends in sub packages.


Hoodoo Man
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re: Corey White
quote:

haven't seen very many mentions of CW's presence on this team recently; and I'm wondering if most are writing him off.

I assumed the opposite was happening.
Everyone was so unconcerned with his development that we didn't feel the need to speculate.

Towards the second half of the season, he became a legit option and started making plays.

I think he'll be very good for us, especially considering when he was drafted.


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goatmilker
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re: Corey White
I thought for playing along side the worst defence in NFL history he looked ok for a newb.


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deuce985
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re: Corey White
He played like a late draft pick last season.


Breesus
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re: Corey White
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I'd buy his stock over P-rob at least


Maybe.

To use an over used term, White has flashes of greatness. Prob has more experience though. I wouldn't mind white getting more reps and snaps so we can really see what he can do.


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JPLIII
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I thought he was solid and showed the potential to be pretty good.


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