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TheCaterpillar
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor

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Last time i check ricky was a star offensive player coming out of high school. taylor is not more explosive then jefferson. Just drop that


This has nothing to do with being explosive. Lots of players are star offensive players in HS and aren't explosive on the next level.

Sorry to get your panties in a wad. Brandon was one of the most explosive players on our team last year.


ETA:

I'm not knocking on Ricky. I think he will be a fine player for us. I just think they are different types of players. Brandon is a little more compact and explosive. I think Ricky is more fluid.
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ibleedprplngld
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
I actually like this comparison. I watched him play at DHS a few times. He has great closing speed but his cover skills aren't fantastic. I think he'd be a much better FS though. His speed makes him dangerous lurking deep in the secondary.


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Tiger F@g
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
So how big is he. all recruiting sites have him listed as 6'. I was surprise to see him listed as 5'10" on lsusports.net.

Also surprised to see Tre White listed as 5'10".



Thought Les learned his lesson about short corners.


fjohns1
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
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Sorry to get your panties in a wad. Brandon was one of the most explosive players on our team last year.


Nothing was explosive about brandon taylor! he was so explosive we moved him to safety. He wasn't picking passes off and taking them to the house on defensive. we didn't even blitz him. He was a good sound player thats it. He wasn't a burner at the combine either. TM7 Ron brooks mo claiborne jarvis and odell were explosive.


tigerbru17
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
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Last time i check ricky was a star offensive player coming out of high school. taylor is not more explosive then jefferson. Just drop that

Brandon was the star running back at Franklinton. It wasnt until college that he moved to D. He was much more explosive.


beardedzeus
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
Brandon Taylor out of high school: 5'11'' 176 lbs 4.49 40, 11 bench reps, 31 in vertical
Rickey Jefferson: 6'0'' 185 lbs, 4.45 40, 12 bench reps, 33 in vertical


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LsuTool
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
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So how big is he. all recruiting sites have him listed as 6'. I was surprise to see him listed as 5'10" on lsusports.net.

Also surprised to see Tre White listed as 5'10".



Thought Les learned his lesson about short corners


wow


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harry coleman beast
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Thought Les learned his lesson about short corners.


Yea because tyrann mathieu was terrible. Ban yourself


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LsuTool
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
brandon played DB and BR in high school


EarthwormJim
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Thought Les learned his lesson about short corners.




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Kevin TheRant
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I suppose Rickey is training somewhere?

Because he has gotten bigger since the season ended.


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TheCaterpillar
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
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Nothing was explosive about brandon taylor! he was so explosive we moved him to safety.


Lol cause safeties aren't explosive? DBs are the fastest and most agile players on the team. Considered the best all-around athletes because of their hips and closing speed.

You are a fricking moron.

And BT played RB in HS and was fricking awesome at it.


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tigerbru17
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
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brandon played DB and BR in high school

The only reason Brandon sparingly played corner his senior year was because that's what Les and Saban both wanted him at in college. He was a pure RB.


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TheCaterpillar
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
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Brandon was the star running back at Franklinton. It wasnt until college that he moved to D. He was much more explosive.



Thank you.

We aren't knocking Ricky. I just think they are a little different in how they move on the field. Ricky should be a good one for us.



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LeonSandcastle
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
Jefferswag!


TheCaterpillar
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
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LeonSandcastle


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bwallcubfan
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
Will Jefferson be given #9?


TheCaterpillar
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
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Will Jefferson be given #9?



Lol, doubt he wants it.


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tigerbru17
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re: Rickey Jefferson = Brandon Taylor
I beleive 9 is taken on the defensive side.


bwallcubfan
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I beleive 9 is taken on the defensive side.


Ah...true...forgot about Ego


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