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Poll: tackling (63 member(s) have cast votes)

who is the better tackler

  1. andrew luck (26 votes [41.27%])

    Percentage of vote: 41.27%

  2. pat mcafee (35 votes [55.56%])

    Percentage of vote: 55.56%

  3. curtis painter (0 votes [0.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.00%

  4. jeff george (2 votes [3.17%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.17%

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#1 shakedownstreet

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 05:32 PM

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#2 Moose Of Woe

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 05:49 PM

Pat, but to be fair he has a LOT more practice as our ST coverage has always been terrible. (Although it seems a bit better this season)

#3 shakedownstreet

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 05:59 PM

jeff george is famous for his wave tackle as the guy runs right by him for a TD

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 06:19 PM

Patty Mac, no question
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#5 Indy3117

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:18 PM

We don't have a big enough sample size from Luck (and I'm hoping we never do). Pat is a great tackler, and one of the only punters willing to give up his body for the tackle.

#6 T Y Goodbye

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:44 PM

I vote for E. Hunter Smith...this is why Deion hates us..lolol


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#7 John Dee

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:48 PM

Dang that is a tough question..

Mac and Andrew will str8 up lay someone out...

Luck could play FB or LB in the NFL I would go with him. Better all around athlete.

I'm just glad Luck was "smart" enough to realize that QB's make more money than FB's or LB'rs...

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#8 John Dee

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:49 PM

I vote for E. Hunter Smith...this is why Deion hates us..lolol

http://youtu.be/_M8l8ZOs4gw


That is one of my all time favorite Colt highlights... Halloween night if I remember correctly..

Neon Deion got schooled by a punter.. the beginning of the end for the mighty Cowboys......

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#9 John Dee

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:52 PM

By the way Hunter was a QB/P and a very good athlete at Notre Dame...

Must be in the air here in Indiana...
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#10 Dan

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 07:58 PM

Both Luck and Pat tackle better than Zbikowski

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 08:02 PM

I vote for E. Hunter Smith...this is why Deion hates us..lolol

http://youtu.be/_M8l8ZOs4gw

I always wondered why he has such distaste for the Colts..thats explains it all! ? A "C`mon man momen!t"

#12 John Dee

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 08:03 PM

Both Luck and Pat tackle better than Zbikowski


I bet neither would want to fight him tho...
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#13 Malakai432

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 08:09 PM

Ohhhh slam Jeff George!!!!!! That's who I picked, his mullet could tackle anything!!!!!!!

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#14 John Dee

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 08:15 PM

jeff george is famous for his wave tackle as the guy runs right by him for a TD


Manning watched a lot of Jeffy's tape i guess..

Both players next tackle will their first....

in fact JIm Sorgi comments on Luck and Manning's tackling ability right here...
http://www.1070thefa...s.aspx?PID=2161

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#15 throwing BBZ

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:55 PM

Has any returner ever gotten past Mcafee?

#16 Warhorse

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 12:58 AM

Not a contest. Luck lays 235# of whup butt, but Pat wraps up like a seasoned defender.

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#17 T Y Goodbye

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 03:26 AM

Has any returner ever gotten past Mcafee?


Hester did in the Super Bowl..not sure about any others...

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#18 Superman

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 04:04 AM

Hester did in the Super Bowl..not sure about any others...


McAfee was a sophomore at West Virginia when Devin Hester ran that kickoff back.
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#19 Indyfan4life

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 06:32 AM

Hester did in the Super Bowl..not sure about any others...


Lol. We didn't have Pat then... Smith was still our punter, and AV was on kick off duty.

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 06:42 AM



#21 hawkeyes

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 09:35 AM

That hit would get Luck fined in the NFL ....

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#22 T Y Goodbye

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:23 AM

McAfee was a sophomore at West Virginia when Devin Hester ran that kickoff back.


i gotta stop posting so late...this is what happens when you're overly tired and can't sleep...still can't fall asleep 6 hours later...oh well...thanks for the clarification ..my mistake

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#23 Coltswarriors

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:37 AM

Hunter Smith

#24 SilentHill

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 02:59 PM

Patty Mac, he led the team in tackles last season if I remember correctly.

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#25 Andy

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 03:49 PM

Patty Mac... must have the most tackles by a punter in the history of the NFL.

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#26 FanFromtheWasteland

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 04:37 PM

The only thing jeff george was good at was stroking his ego......oh and losing

#27 UKColt13

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 05:39 PM

McAfee for consistency but Luck for hit power.
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#28 Warhawk

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 07:44 PM

Patty Mac... must have the most tackles by a punter in the history of the NFL.


If you don't count, like, Baugh, maybe.

But seriously, in 3.5 seasons he already has more tackles than Lechler has had in 12.5, Moorman has had in 12.5, McBriar has had in 8.5, Scifres has had in 9.5, or Kluwe has had in 7.5.

Although it doesn't appear they have tackle stats from before 2001. So I can't give an accurate comparison with a guy like Hentrich.

#29 John Dee

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 07:57 PM

The only thing jeff george was good at was stroking his ego......oh and losing


If George just would have had a better attitude he would have been one of the all time greats.

Believe it or not his career TD to INT's are 154 to 113 .. that is FAR better than many QB's in the HOF...
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#30 John Dee

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 08:00 PM

Having a QB and P who are studs is a great thing...


But I don't even want to see the reaction on this board .................. if one gets hurt in the act.....

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