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Coach
07-22-2014, 04:00 PM
By Mike Floriohttp://nbcprofootballtalk.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/fisher.jpg?w=200&h=170&crop=1
When the Chiefs made Eric Fisher the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 draft, they didn’t intend for Fisher to be the team’s long-term right tackle. Now that Branden Albert has exited via free agency, Fisher can flip back to his natural position. “It’s like riding a bike,” Fisher told reporters on Tuesday regarding…
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brdempsey69
07-22-2014, 04:23 PM
The article says he's at 315 lbs & that's 20 lbs. heavier than last year. Crossing fingers that Fisher has a banner year in 2014.

Ryfo18
07-22-2014, 04:27 PM
Hopefully he's way better than this:

https://twitter.com/FO_ScottKacsmar/status/491677318587645952

https://twitter.com/FO_ScottKacsmar/status/491678044768440320

Ryfo18
07-22-2014, 04:38 PM
I asked for clarification on where those stats came from. It's from the game charting that FootballOutsiders does.

brdempsey69
07-22-2014, 04:40 PM
^^Uh, I highly question the validty of that, having watched the games multiple times. It sounds a little bit skewed to me. What this guy may classify as a "blown block" may have not really been the case.

Plus, to make that statement, that means this guy would have had to have watched every snap by every O-Lineman in the the NFL, which is highly doubtful.

And don't bother with any PFF references, as they're about as credible as a turd floating around in a public swimming pool, when it comes to O-Lineman.

Eydugstr
07-22-2014, 05:58 PM
Fisher's the least of our worries. My concern is more with our secondary and WR's.