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The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 1:57 PM
 

We all know GT uses the cut block to attack the legs of our D line. While not illegal, it is widely regarded as a tactic used by inferior linemen.
I propose that any of our D line facing this block simply jump up, and drive their knees down with all of their weight into the ribs or back of the cutting lineman.
That should immediately put an end to it.


Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 2:10 PM
 

...and the process continues.


Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 2:11 PM
 

If our dlineman can only move as fast as your user icon...........................


Re: Is this a process? It sure looks like a process.......

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 2:11 PM
 

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 3:23 PM
 




Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 3:33 PM
 

Good way to get a Unsportsmanlike penalty.

The only reliable way to defeat a cut block is to fire out low and push the blocker to the ground - then step around or over him. In reality, it doesn't always work, because a good cut block can't be defeated.


Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 4:06 PM
 

Have the conference simply outlaw them as unsportsmanlike conduct. There are penalties for all types of play which are now illegal so this could be added to the list. CPJ would go crazy, but who cares what he thinks.


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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 7:53 PM
 

Great idea.

But what happens when you play an out of conference team?

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Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 4:10 PM
 

I've watched Clemson's Defensive lineman, since Coach V has been here, push the defenders to the ground and step past them regularly making multiple tackles for loss. If it cant be defeated then why don't many other schools use it, seeing as it's legal? Grady was the best one to watch defeat the cut blocks. I seem to always be in the backfield disrupting the QB and Dive man's handoff.

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 5:34 PM
 

veer many times. The only real way of defeating a cut block is to get your hands on them and push them into the ground before they get on your legs.

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Re: I am an old linebacker, real old, and played against the

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 7:43 PM
 

Correct.... one hand on the helmet and the other hand on the shoulder pads and push/jump. Otherwise, you're on the ground.


I disagree

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Posted: Sep 19, 2018 9:38 AM
 

if you cut my legs, I'm bound to fall on you. I cant help it if my knees go first


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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 4:04 PM
 



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I bet #3 will just jump over them and slam the RB or QB***

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 4:07 PM
 



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How about one of these?

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 6:05 PM
 



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Re: How about one of these?

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 9:15 PM
 

Ben did this and got an unsportsmanlike penalty

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Re: How about one of these?


Posted: Sep 20, 2018 6:22 PM
 

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Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 7:42 PM
 

Good idea. Get Coach V on the phone... I'm sure your genius could be useful to him.

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 8:07 PM
 

Coach V "very intrigued" & will run it by Dabo after call-in show


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Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 18, 2018 9:10 PM
 

All that will do is get our dline ejected from the game.


Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 19, 2018 9:39 AM
 

How is that an ejection? I fall on a lineman that took out my legs....that cannot be a penalty


Re: The cut block and how to stop it

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Posted: Sep 19, 2018 9:42 AM
 

you understand that our lineman cut black on WR screens to keep the D Lineman from getting a hand up, right?

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Re: The cut block and how to stop it


Posted: Sep 19, 2018 9:43 AM
 

Yes...what you fail to see is that everything we do is OK. I'm only concerned with the wrongs of our opponents


Or jump up and drive their cleats down with all of their

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Posted: Sep 19, 2018 10:28 AM
 

weight. lol


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