Why register with the Steelers Fever Forums?
 • Intelligent and friendly discussions.
 • It's free and it's quick. Always.
 • Enter events in the forums calendar.
 • Very user friendly software.
 • Exclusive contests and giveaways.

 Donate to Steelers Fever, Click here
 Our 2014 Goal: $450.00 - To Date: $450.00 (100.00%)
 Home | Forums | Editorials | Shop | Tickets | Downloads | Contact Pittsburgh Steelers Forum Feed Not Just Fans. Hardcore Fans.

Go Back   Steelers Fever Forums > Steelers Football > Pittsburgh Steelers


Steelers Fever Fan Shop

Doc's Sports Get FREE NFL Picks and College Football picks as well as Football Lines like live NFL Lines and updated NFL Power Rankings all at Doc's Sports Service.

Steelers

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-08-2006, 12:02 AM   #1
19ward86
Head Coach
 
19ward86's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Pittsburgh, Ohio
Posts: 1,987
Gender: Male
Member Number: 2717
Thanks: 1
Thanked 8 Times in 5 Posts
Default willie the cab

willie parker is developing into one of the best backs in the league, now we know he can carrie the ball 25-30 times. id take him over reggie bush right now.
__________________
[YOUTUBE]PGrTvNzGCZE[/YOUTUBE]
You must watch this video.
19ward86 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2006, 12:17 AM   #2
NV STEELERS 723
Assistant Coach
Supporter
 
NV STEELERS 723's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Asia
Posts: 1,093
Gender: Male
Member Number: 2572
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: willie the cab

The reason is our "O" Line.... they are so big that the last person hitting Fast Willie is usually the Safety....We as STEELER fans have gotten used to a big RB running people over, but now we know Willie can run anywhere he wants to...thats what gives him Walter Payton respect....it really does, Willie can catch,run, but blocking like Walter might come with time.......but I think Willie has the tools......any RB with 4.3 speed has to be respected!!!!
NV STEELERS 723 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2006, 12:36 AM   #3
nicesteel4life
Team Captain
Supporter
 
nicesteel4life's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: New Castle, PA
Posts: 857
Gender: Male
Member Number: 1775
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: willie the cab

FIRST 100 yard game of the year
I See many in his future this year!
WAY TO GO PARKER, Prove all them doubters WRONG!
__________________
nicesteel4life is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2006, 01:28 AM   #4
Polamalu43
Team Captain
 
Polamalu43's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Los Angeles. California
Posts: 873
Member Number: 2665
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: willie the cab

ill say this now, willie will rush for over 1500 yrds maybe even get 2 1800 thats right folks mark my words.
__________________

"If I could start my life all over again, I would be a professional football player, and you damn well better believe I would be a Pittsburgh Steeler." - Jack lambert
Polamalu43 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2006, 02:07 AM   #5
OX1947
Living Legend
 
OX1947's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 3,936
Member Number: 723
Thanks: 232
Thanked 1,265 Times in 639 Posts
Default Re: willie the cab

I said it at the beginning of the year, if Willie runs for 1600 yards this year, Steelers will not lose more then 2 games.....Willie ran well and hard on one of the fastest Defenses in the league. If you take away Zack Thomas from that lineup, willie may have had a few 20 or 30 yard runs. I saw it at least 2 times where he was WIDE open after the line of scrimage and then that damn Zack Thomas would make the tackle....
OX1947 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2006, 02:17 AM   #6
Midnightwriter07
Starter
 
Midnightwriter07's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Illinois
Posts: 518
Gender: Male
Member Number: 2305
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: willie the cab

i do love Willie, but is only the first game and playing a whole season and being able to carry that speed and power through the whole year and with the lil nagging injuries that go along with it.. i know tonight we needed him in there, but i would like to see haynes or Staley or Cobbs get inot the mix some. I am not sure that Willie can carry it 30 times a game and last the whole year.. that is hard on any running back. He looked great though and your right about Miami having a pretty good D..so was xtra nice.
Midnightwriter07 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2006, 03:48 AM   #7
klick81
Team Owner
Supporter
 
klick81's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 2,683
Member Number: 1396
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: willie the cab

He did an awesome job when we needed to establish the running game. Good job Willie.
klick81 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2006, 08:34 AM   #8
paw-n-maul-u
Banned
 

Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 665
Member Number: 2942
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: willie the cab

jesus people ... walter payton??? ... taking him over reggie bush??? ... I'll give you that he had a good game but the miami D was pushed around a lot last night and that gave parker some good holes ... I'm not saying it was a bad job, because it was not at all, but simmer down for a second. Next week he'll face argueably one of the best D-lines in the league ... and there isn't a linebacker in the league that I like more than mike peterson (well ... maybe porter for entertainment value) ... Miami's D is pretty good but A TRUE test to parker will be these next 2 out of three games where he is going to see the Chargers and J-ville (both of which were in the top of the league last year against the run)

... I have to give credit where credit is due ... parker had one helluva a game and I liked his patience ... did you guys see how his legs just kept moving even at the point of contact??? you can thank the bussie for that
paw-n-maul-u is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2006, 11:01 AM   #9
bengalsfan21
Assistant Coach
Supporter
 
bengalsfan21's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Cincinnati OH
Posts: 1,113
Member Number: 420
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Re: willie the cab

I won't compare him to Payton or take him over Bush.....But all I want is for him to get some TD's lol my fantasy team needs it
bengalsfan21 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:35 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Shoutbox provided by vBShout v6.2.1 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.0.8 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Navbar with Avatar by Motorradforum
no new posts