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07 Jun 2012

What Minicamps Don't Tell You

Doug Farrar added former Jaguars and Texans defensive tackle Seth Payne to the Shutdown Corner staff. In Payne's debut column, he talks a little about the nuances of minicamp. What is overhyped, and what is overlooked?

Posted by: Rivers McCown on 07 Jun 2012

7 comments, Last at 17 Jun 2012, 11:29am by Noah of Arkadia

Comments

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by tuluse :: Thu, 06/07/2012 - 5:13pm

I think FO has spoiled me, this article felt really short. I was just getting into it, and it was over.

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by The Hypno-Toad :: Wed, 06/13/2012 - 2:42am

Wow, you weren't kidding. That was short. I did enjoy it though.

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by bubqr :: Thu, 06/07/2012 - 6:12pm

Seth Payne is a good hire, great twitter account to follow, but this one was meh.

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by Athelas :: Fri, 06/08/2012 - 6:00pm

For this time of year, I found it substantive.

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by LionInAZ :: Sat, 06/09/2012 - 7:53pm

For its length, this article was packed with substantial info. The only problem I had was that it was on Yahoo.com.

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by jimbohead :: Sat, 06/09/2012 - 11:46pm

Now now, Doug Farrar's been doing some great quality work over on Yahoo for a couple years now. And he's pulled in MJD, and even Tanier's been doing some writing there recently.

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by Noah of Arkadia :: Sun, 06/17/2012 - 11:29am

Just saw this. Very nice. But I second what tuluse at #1 said.

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