Originally Posted by milkman
There is no comparison between Geno and Roethlisberger.
Ben is big, strong, ox of a QB that stands in the pocket and shrugs off would be sacks to extend plays.
Geno is a pocket glider that breaks containment when necessary, and extends plays outside the pocket to make plays in the passing game.
I agree with you. The comparison is the ability to extend plays. The maner in wich they do that is different. I agree with your assesment into comparing Geno Smith with Aarron Rodgers. I like that a lot.
Hungry to hit
There’s no contact during the offseason program, and Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Johnson is just itching to hit somebody.
“The offensive guys prance around, make plays, and catch balls,” Johnson said, “and you look at them and say, ‘I could’ve tore you up right there … ’’’