Bama Bo said:My only concern is his reputation as not being that good of a pass blocker. Is that a reputation that he earned? Or is it just a perception from where some have seen him miss a block in a critical situation?
Bones82 said:Finebaum seems to think this is a desperation move showing a lack of depth on the team. I think it is actually showing the solid depth at RB and trying to get JJ involved in a way where he can help the team. He will be a weapon at FB.
Wiseace615 said:He had what is quite possibly the best quote from a player so far this camp when he was asked about being moved to fullback: "It's just an opportunity to hit people," Johns said. "That's something I like doing, something I take pride in."
Now THAT sounds like a Tide player to me.
Sounds like a Tide player with a GREAT Coach. I don't think we would have seen that kind of humility and commitment under Shula. It seems that Coach Saban knows how to not only discipline his players but also how to get their mental state where it needs to be.