VH3

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  1. gator7_5

    gator7_5 Well-Known Member

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    I made it known the day he inked his LOI that I thought VH3 was the best corner on the team. It's not really debateable. I hope, regardless of other players draft status, he gets the #1 CB postition at some point this season. He's a blanket and is the most talented CB we've ever had at UF.

    Am I wrong? Roberson seeemd to be picked on by Toledo!
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    GATORAZ Well-Known Member

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    I think you are crazy. I dont know how you can tell he is the best CB on the team. I also dont know how you can say he is the best CB in the program history after one game
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    Hmm, better than Janoris and Haden?
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    gator7_5 Well-Known Member

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    Will be. I've been watching HS film and following recruiting since '92. I've never seen a kid so college ready. Haden wasn't even a cb till he got to campus, and Janoris really improved when he got on campus.

    I said most talented ever. Not best ever... yet.
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    well saying he is the most college ready is different than the best ever?
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    I am not sure if it was the coverage the coaches called, but it looked like Roberson was getting cooked all game. Hope it was just one bad game.
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    gator7_5 Well-Known Member

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    I said talented. Not best. But I do think he is the best right now, and again, I don't think it's close. I know you think Purifoy (who cares so much about playing that he watched from his dorm room) and Roberson are lock down, but I just don't see it. At all.
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    He will be something special... but I don't see how he takes over a CB job this year.

    Roberson was going up against their #1 WR and almost never had safety help. The few times I saw VH3 he had help over the top... so yeah, Roberson was being picked on because he had a much tougher job, and that was by design.
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    you guys cant keep worrying about Roberson I wont
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    The kid looked good and his future is very bright, but the Gators have a wealth of talent at DB, especially CB. I thought Roberson was fine at CB, except for the one penalty. I don't get the criticism.

    For me Riggs was the MVP of the DBs, not a head hunter but he was everywhere. They will all get a better test next week.
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    VH3 is gonna be a superstar and a future top 10 pick. But do people understand that there's more to playing cornerback than just making a good play on the ball? How's his tackling ability at this point? Can he blitz from the corner? How is he in run support? All only known to the coaching staff.
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    I think you are crazy as well.
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    gator7_5 Well-Known Member

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    Lol. His tackling ability is probably the best too, maybe scond only to Purifoy. He's an absolute beast. Meh, we'll see.
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    We live in a sports world where the backup is always better than the starter in a lot of people's minds.
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    You dont think it is close? I think all 4 can play Watkins Roberson Purifoy and VH3. I was glad to see Roberson hit somebody
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    I came to this thread expecting to see something about his interception and generally good game rather than a gushing declaration of undebatable greatness amongst his peers.

    Brilliant :)
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    eastowest Well-Known Member

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    Roberson has been picked on game after game
    But not just him Purifoy,Watkins,and Riggs.
    We have been lucky the last couple of years to have not faced a GREAT QB
    who is accurate.Like the kid from Louisville.
    You might say what about the kid from Ga.
    Well we have lost to them the last 2 years
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    so they have all been picked on but yet we still have had the best secondary inthe country ? Interesting
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    eastowest Well-Known Member

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    Who says we have the best secondary?
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    gator7_5 Well-Known Member

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    Go look at the game film on D and tell me who played best at the cb position against Toledo. Brilliant is right.

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