Discussion in 'Vols Football' started by justingroves, Oct 17, 2020.

  1. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    Should go ahead and leave Knoxville right now
  2. zehr27

    zehr27 8th's VIP

    Pruitt should tell him to pack his shit now but he is a giant [ussy pay] it appears.
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  3. CardinalVol

    CardinalVol Uncultured, non-diverse mod

    I'm tired of blaming him. He is what he is. I don't know if this is what he always was or if 2017 ruined him, but he is what he is.

    As to why we keep trotting him out there and don't have another viable option in year 3 of this is beyond my comprehension. I cannot understand this no matter how hard I try.
  4. AbeFroman

    AbeFroman Member

    No one currently on staff is able to develop a QB, I don't really see a different option than putting in the new guy and seeing what happens.
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  5. NorrisAlan

    NorrisAlan Put Custom Title Here

    This shocks me with Chaney. Hell, he got Nathan [uck fay]ing Peterman into the NFL.
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  6. Duckman

    Duckman Chieftain

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  7. NorrisAlan

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  8. Tar Volon

    Tar Volon Me Blog

  9. Ssmiff

    Ssmiff Thick like Quaker Oats. AKA chubby.

    First fumble ended a potential scoring drive. 2nd pick 6 ended a drive and gave them 7. 21 pt potential swing on 2 jg horrible plays.
    I cant believe the dude came back this year. And if pruitt cant see and feel the side effects of JG, maybe he isnt the guy.
    Started dreading the season when JG announced he was coming back.
  10. JT5

    JT5 Super Moderator

    There’s not a football reason to keep playing him.

    So why do they continue to do it?

    Does JG own the offensive locker room? Are the coaches concerned about losing the team if they sit him?
  11. Unimane

    Unimane Kill "The Caucasian"

    The worst part is the constant sort of "he's just about to get it" vibe from the coaches. That he's learning and growing as a player for the future. Dude is a senior doing the same shit he's always done. Being mediocre against bad teams is a low, low bar for a third year starter at QB. Their intent to go down with him is befuddling to the extreme.
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  12. Unimane

    Unimane Kill "The Caucasian"

    If the guys are big enough [ussies pay] they shut down because the QB gets held accountable for shitty play, then we've got massive problems. Nearly always, these type of situations occur when coaches play favorites and keep the clearly inferior playing over a better one. I can't imagine this is the case here.
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  13. ptclaus98

    ptclaus98 Contributor

    It's because Chaney refuses to simplify the offense. They're trying to do too much in the pass scheme
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  14. Volst53

    Volst53 Super Moderator

  15. InVolNerable

    InVolNerable Fark Master Flex

    Dual-threat. Can’t you tell by his 500 yards on 250 attempts for a career 2.1 ypc?
  16. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    His dad played the recruiting services like a fiddle
  17. JT5

    JT5 Super Moderator

    A unique dual-threat talent in that he can kill you masterfully with both the fumble and the interception.
  18. utvol0427

    utvol0427 Chieftain

    Had more passing yards to Kentucky yesterday than to his own team.
  19. PilotFlyingJ

    PilotFlyingJ Chieftain

    I can't even imagine how poor the competition is where he played hs ball.
  20. Volst53

    Volst53 Super Moderator

    I get that JG playing conservative and managing the game was the plan but if the 5th year senior is going to be throwing freshman type interceptions and has no feel in the pocket on pressure.

    play the freshman. At least getting your ass kicked while building experience is better than watching JG be JG.

    JG is a tough kid that’s had a ton of bad breaks here but he’s more than proven he’s not the answer.

    Pruitt will lose the fan base and team if he keeps rolling him out there.

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