The NFL is in an unprecedented era of innovation. There’s a running back for every situation. Nickel corners are just as important as the two starters on the outside. Changes in the college game are trickling up into the NFL. It’s something Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien has noticed and it’s changing the way he thinks about tight ends.
You definitely have a feel that these college teams are using their backs in different ways. It’s the same thing with tight ends, O’Brien said. There’s a lot receiving tight ends now.
These guys that are like 6’4, 250 that can run Extremely Cheap Jerseys and catch and smart. There’s a lot more of those now than the typical Y — you know, blockers, 6-8 yard route runner. There’s more of these athletic, almost like power forwards … I see running backs, I see what I call ‘F’ tight ends.
In the second quarter, we saw a growing trend in the NBA, as the Spurs tried to stop the Warrior comeback. San Antonio completely collapsed on Curry at the three-point line, leaving a wide open Zaza Pachulia at the basket. Curry found Pachulia for two easy points.
Within the first two minutes of the second half, the Warriors took their first lead at 59-57. While the Warriors had only scored 17 points in the first quarter, they scored 67 Cheap Utah Jazz Jerseys points in the next two, heading into the fourth quarter up 84-77. They never looked back.
Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson were brilliant as ever for the Warriors but it was the late play of David West that kept the Spurs at bay. He finished the night with 15 points, five assists, and four rebounds, hitting big shot after big shot and finding teammates for open baskets.