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USA Today's analysis of Tajh Boyd


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USA Today's Brent Sobleski has watched Senior Bowl practices and had the following analysis of Clemson QB Tajh Boyd Tajh Boyd
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The two biggest issues with Boyd are anticipation and ball placement.

Due to Clemson’s wide-open offense, it became clear in Mobile, Boyd isn’t comfortable throwing to a spot. He looks for wide receivers to get open before he wants to unleash a pass.

There is also a built-in excuse for all quarterbacks participating in the Senior Bowl that they’re not accustomed to throwing to the receivers in attendance. Yet, Boyd’s ball placement was poor even in drills. Receivers continually had to adjust to his throws.

Check out an interview with Tajh Boyd at Senior Bowl week

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spacer Some mean and biased #######
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spacer How are they biased?
THS Athlete 50®
spacer Maybe the receivers are crappy...
highcotton
spacer You didn't read the article did you***
THS Athlete 50®
spacer Re: Maybe the receivers are crappy...
Tigerman1978
spacer Re: How are they biased?
reynolds357
spacer Don't take it personally.***
Tiger Woods
spacer Re: Don't take it personally.***
FORESTTIGER
spacer Re: Don't take it personally.***
tigrbybirth
spacer Re: Don't take it personally.***
Tigerman1978
spacer Re: Don't take it personally.***
Tigerluvr
spacer Comments about Tajh are valid to a point..plus needs time &
lightbulbbill
spacer Re: Comments about Tajh are valid to a point..plus needs time &
reynolds357
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74TIGER
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douglomo
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1988NC
spacer they may be having to get used to the nfl ballm there are
ragtop
spacer Wait, its bad that he waits for recievers to get open?***
Yzracer48
spacer Re: Wait, its bad that he waits for recievers to get open?***
tmac9wr
spacer Wow!! You would think that is what they would try to do in
Tiger5
spacer Re: Wow!! You would think that is what they would try to do in
tmac9wr
spacer exactly, the few seconds it takes for the ball to get there
ragtop
spacer Re: exactly, the few seconds it takes for the ball to get there
Tigerluvr
spacer Re: Wait, its bad that he waits for recievers to get open?***
reynolds357
spacer Clemson fans who have watched Boyd play....
PACIFIC BEACH TIGER®
spacer please ignore "Boyd's" in that write-up for easier reading;)***
PACIFIC BEACH TIGER®
spacer I have to disagree, he throws the fastball very accurately
ragtop
spacer Re: Clemson fans who have watched Boyd play....
Tigerluvr
spacer Having watched him play probably 10 times as much as these
acevans
spacer Boyd throws the best/most accurate deep ball
cu1981fans
spacer USA Today is clueless...
tigerking79
spacer Source?
Mike1189
spacer This fool obviously has never watched any tape on Tajh...
tigerking79
spacer It didn't sound like he was unable to hit a target...
clemsongt
spacer Re: It didn't sound like he was unable to hit a target...
tmac9wr
spacer Re: It didn't sound like he was unable to hit a target...
CharlieHarper

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