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    Oz

    What I like about Oz in the preseason game was - you could see he was making successful adjustments to his game as the game went along. This is the mark of a guy who can get better.

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    I like his style a lot ... but what is frustrating are the shackles they have on him - hand off, hand off, short pass - it was so predictable, and when you're playing behind a 3rd OL and the D knows what is coming, it is hard ... When he lets it fly, you can see the potential ...

    I want to see Oz w/ the starters, as I cannot imagine how Manning would fare out there with the 3rd team players
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    Oz looks pretty good time will tell I would not mind him getting a full game as starter during the preseason .Manning is ready to go IMO

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    Quote Originally Posted by lucas707 View Post
    I like his style a lot ... but what is frustrating are the shackles they have on him - hand off, hand off, short pass - it was so predictable, and when you're playing behind a 3rd OL and the D knows what is coming, it is hard ...
    Ÿou mean like the INT he threw on first down from our 5 yard line? I didn't see shackles at all. I agree with Mingo, he did get better as the game went on. But equally to not playing with first teamers, he also isn't playing against first team defenders.

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    Manning said after the game the int was the correct read great play by the cb

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    Oz is very mobile and athletic, and he could be rolling out like Jake was doing - I'm sure this is in the plan for him ( at least I'd hope it would be ), but it's time to start opening it up with him and allowing him to find his niche ...
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    I was not impressed.
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    that pass that won the game was money..

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    the first few games he is playing full time I expect steady improvement ...by the end of that year a NFL QB... that is realistic .

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    I'm hoping, but not so hopeful.

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    Why are you guys down on Oz? I actually thought he looked pretty good. He throws a beautiful ball.

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    And remember, 60% of the time, I'm right every time

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    While the second and third string offensive linemen looked okay, imagine what Oz would look like behind the first-stringers.

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    I'll worry about Oz when Manning retires not before.
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