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THRILLHO
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Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."



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Breesus
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


Good. Now admit you need to call short passing plays and script the 1st 2 drives. I really don't think we script the first quarter anymore.





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Hoodoo Man
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chieftiger
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


Agreed....I don't think we need to run, run, pass....but 13 carries/attempts per game just will not cut it. I do think Sproles going down was huge though in regards to gameplan bc I thought we'd see more screens mixed in using his speed...





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Melvin
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


I just hope he doesn't force it to try and overcorrect himself. I always hope that we can get the running game going, but if we just can't it's just a wasted play





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Chad504boy
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"I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."



i'm sure he'll be calling more passing plays moving forward too.






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Melvin
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


Oh you





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Chad504boy
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


ingram 100 plus baby.





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THRILLHO
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


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I just hope he doesn't force it to try and overcorrect himself.


I'm more worried that he's full of shite. He said that balance was an issue last season and we're currently averaging a whopping .7 more rushing attempts per game than we did in 2012.



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Melvin
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


Well our running game has been pretty bad. It's hard to correct it by just running into a wall repeatedly (looking at you ingram)





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ea_spartan
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Agreed....I don't think we need to run, run, pass....but 13 carries/attempts per game just will not cut it.


Saints are average 24 carries a game






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kpin
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


Maybe after all these years he's realizing he has a guy named Pierre Thomas on his team and that he is a picture perfect back that averages 4.5 yards per carry over his career.

Then again maybe Ingram showed him something last week.






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bwallcubfan
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Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


Does that mean more carries for Hill?



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TwoDatBait
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ingram 100 plus baby.



you're talking season total???.....he's on pace to hit 100






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3HourTour
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


Cowboys will stack the box now. Drew might throw it 60 times on Sunday.





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Melvin
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Maybe after all these years he's realizing he has a guy named Pierre Thomas on his team and that he is a picture perfect back that averages 4.5 yards per carry over his career. Then again maybe Ingram showed him something last week.
I do think we need to go to him more but I also don't want to wear him down with 20-25+ carries a game. Talking about PT, not ingram.






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JS87
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Sophandros
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


I think we should do more no huddle earlier in games, mixing in draws to get some running going.





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Melvin
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re: Payton: "I absolutely need to call more running plays going forward."


I love that idea





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