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    What does everyone think about the Stanford RB. Idk if its a great idea for the Rams if they do keep Steven Jackson (which im hoping and thinking they will) but if you go with a two back system without jackson then you could go with a great character powerback like him with a speed change of pace back. Thoughts?

  • #2
    Re: Toby Gehrhardt

    We are not poop canning Jackson.

    As for Gerhart, I'm a fan of his for the third/fourth round.

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    • #3
      Re: Toby Gehrhardt

      If he falls to the fourth round, he would be a great pickup. However I very much doubt he falls past the second.

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      • #4
        Re: Toby Gehrhardt

        Originally posted by C-Mob 71 View Post
        We are not poop canning Jackson.

        As for Gerhart, I'm a fan of his for the third/fourth round.
        I really hope this phrase catches on and stays with us throughout Jackson's tenure in St. Louis.

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        • #5
          Re: Toby Gehrhardt

          I think if he falls at round 3. He'd be a great pick.
          Then Rams could run with a double power back system.
          Steven will be a really good coach for him, so in 2010 we could have the best running game in the league.

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          • #6
            Re: Toby Gehrhardt

            Reminds me of Brian Leonard.

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            • #7
              Re: Toby Gehrhardt

              Originally posted by RebelYell View Post
              Reminds me of Brian Leonard.
              except this regime wont try to convert him to full back
              i wasnt surprised to see Leonard play well as a third down back for the Bengals

              Gerhart wouldnt be a bad pick up, but it depends where we draft him. The top of the second would be too high for me, the third wouldnt be bad
              @EssexRam_

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              • #8
                Re: Toby Gehrhardt

                Originally posted by tomahawk247 View Post
                except this regime wont try to convert him to full back
                i wasnt surprised to see Leonard play well as a third down back for the Bengals

                Gerhart wouldnt be a bad pick up, but it depends where we draft him. The top of the second would be too high for me, the third wouldnt be bad
                Convert? Leonard was playing FB his senior year at Rutgers. Not really much of a conversion.

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                • #9
                  Re: Toby Gehrhardt

                  Originally posted by RebelYell View Post
                  Convert? Leonard was playing FB his senior year at Rutgers. Not really much of a conversion.
                  Only to get Ray Rice in the backfield with him. He was always an RB, and should have been played as a third down back in the pros.
                  @EssexRam_

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                  • #10
                    Re: Toby Gehrhardt

                    I do like Tony. I think he could become something big, although I think we have more important holes to fill before we go for backups.

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