Results 1 to 11 of 11

Thread: Leonard Little

  1. #1
    Nick's Avatar
    Nick is offline Superbowl MVP
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Location
    Morgantown, WV
    Age
    31
    Posts
    19,300
    Rep Power
    153

    Leonard Little

    From the NFL Rules per NFL.com...

    Hands cannot be thrust forward above the frame to contact an opponent on the neck, face or head.
    Example

    Unfortunately, it doesn't seem the holding was captured on film, though a picture on the Rams official web site comes close. It baffles me that a guys use illegal tactics against Little yet it goes uncalled, meanwhile we get flagged for two very questionable offsides penalties.

    Obviously officiating didn't cost us this game, because the 'Hawks had a horrible call go against them on Furrey's INT and they pulled together and kept it from really hurting them. So that's not what I'm trying to say.

    But why does it seem like we're having this same discussion about officials every week at one place or another (board, chat, etc etc)? Isn't there some kind of tidbit out there that said Little didn't draw one holding penalty all of last year? It really amazes me.

    ClanRam ModCast: Episode Two
    Rams Discussion Right at Your Fingertips!



  2. #2
    Curly Horns's Avatar
    Curly Horns is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    Mar 2002
    Location
    1st & Goal
    Posts
    2,573
    Rep Power
    58

    Re: Leonard Little

    Little has been too quiet. He is not making plays. Granted he gets held, but they all get held.

    The officials are very inconsistent. They miss things on both sides.

    It is the timing of when they decide to call things that always gripes me. They will miss things, right in front of their faces and see things, from the opposing team, on a subsequent play.



  3. #3
    Dietrich is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Location
    colorado
    Age
    23
    Posts
    5
    Rep Power
    0

    Re: Leonard Little

    It baffles me that a guys use illegal tactics against Little yet it goes uncalled, meanwhile we get flagged for two very questionable offsides penalties.
    One of the offsides calls Robbie Tobeck saw one of your dlinemen offsides and he snapped it to get them called off sides.



    BTW Sean Locklear's hit on Leonard Little was on Jacked Up!

  4. #4
    fleet69 is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    Jun 2004
    Location
    NJ
    Age
    38
    Posts
    48
    Rep Power
    0

    Re: Leonard Little

    Considering that Little only uses one move these days, zero penalties against opposing OTs does not surprise me in the least.
    Speed rush up the field is all I've seen this whole season. If the RT can take two steps to his right, Little take himself out of the play.
    Personally I think he's been quite the disappointment.......this was my thought before he missed the 2 games.

  5. #5
    Tailgage-Mayor's Avatar
    Tailgage-Mayor is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    st louis
    Posts
    120
    Rep Power
    10

    Re: Leonard Little

    Little has not been much of a factor. It’s a sad case when your best defensive player is your old 4th string receiver. What does that say!

  6. #6
    adarian_too's Avatar
    adarian_too is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Location
    The Hollow
    Posts
    1,378
    Rep Power
    16

    Re: Leonard Little

    Quote Originally Posted by fleet69
    Considering that Little only uses one move these days, zero penalties against opposing OTs does not surprise me in the least.

    Speed rush up the field is all I've seen this whole season. If the RT can take two steps to his right, Little take himself out of the play.

    Personally I think he's been quite the disappointment ....... this was my thought before he missed the 2 games.
    What's more revealing is that no one has to double team him anymore. In fact, there is no one on the Rams d-line that needs to be double-teamed. Is it any wonder that even when they blitz the Rmas can't get pressure ...

  7. #7
    Largent80's Avatar
    Largent80 is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Location
    Seattle..Of COURSE
    Posts
    37
    Rep Power
    0

    Re: Leonard Little

    Oh Man did he get "Jacked Up" by Sean Locklear........

    It made the best hits of the week.....


    Sweet
    NFC West Champions Again in 2005

  8. #8
    HUbison's Avatar
    HUbison is offline Superbowl MVP
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Location
    Kentucky
    Age
    40
    Posts
    13,550
    Rep Power
    144

    Re: Leonard Little

    Quote Originally Posted by Largent80
    Oh Man did he get "Jacked Up" by Sean Locklear........

    It made the best hits of the week.....


    Sweet
    I can't remember......how did they play turn out for SA again?
    "Before the gates of excellence the high gods have placed sweat; long is the road thereto and rough and steep at first; but when the heights are reached, then there is ease, though grievously hard in the winning." --- Hesiod

  9. #9
    maltz88 is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    McKenna, WA
    Age
    39
    Posts
    39
    Rep Power
    0

    Re: Leonard Little

    You're right on Hub. I think it was a 2 yard loss. But I cheered more for that play than any other. It was nice to see Locklear get the crackback and get some kudos.

    He's been a goldmine. And he's a freaking backup!

  10. #10
    Large_Ant's Avatar
    Large_Ant is offline Registered User
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Location
    Los Angeles
    Age
    43
    Posts
    200
    Rep Power
    10

    Re: Leonard Little

    Quote Originally Posted by HUbison
    I can't remember......how did they play turn out for SA again?
    Let's just say he ended with 165 yards on the day instead of 167.

    :tongue:

  11. #11
    HUbison's Avatar
    HUbison is offline Superbowl MVP
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Location
    Kentucky
    Age
    40
    Posts
    13,550
    Rep Power
    144

    Re: Leonard Little

    Quote Originally Posted by Large_Ant
    Let's just say he ended with 165 yards on the day instead of 167.

    :tongue:
    Well, that is.......one way to look at it.
    "Before the gates of excellence the high gods have placed sweat; long is the road thereto and rough and steep at first; but when the heights are reached, then there is ease, though grievously hard in the winning." --- Hesiod

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •