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Sorry if I didn't see a thread about this... It just seems like this guy is gaining 4 to 5 yards every time he get s a chance to run the ball. He has shown he can catch the ball out the back field. Kind of like a Pierre Thomas. Just does everything right. I think he has shown he should be the 3RB for this team.
 

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Sorry if I didn't see a thread about this... It just seems like this guy is gaining 4 to 5 yards every time he get s a chance to run the ball. He has shown he can catch the ball out the back field. Kind of like a Pierre Thomas. Just does everything right. I think he has shown he should be the 3RB for this team.
That fumble may have hurt him. Washington may be the 3rd back
 

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He played well but for whatever reason, that textbook hit and subsequent fumble sticks out.

Denzel had a perfect hit however Ozigbo gotta hold on to the rock. Sean P will come unglued when this happens .... especially when we are in the red zone.

But I agree, minus the miscue he had a very good game.
 

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Washington also had a ball go through his hands. I'm not saying it was an easy catch for a RB, but it did happen. I think either would be a quality No. 3.

I do think Ozigbo has more upside than Washington.
True but Dwayne Washington had 2 special teams tackles on yesterday. That's big time.

Ozigbo has play lights next two p/s games to leap frog DW.
 

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I think Ozigbo has very good burst and vision. I really hope he makes the 53. He seemed to have decent hands also.
 

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I like him, too.

The fumble was inopportune but he got thumped pretty hard on a subsequent drive and held on to the ball, and overall, had a productive showing.

Good size, athleticism, and looks to have good vision finding holes and getting through defenders.
 

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Wouldn't put him over Washington just yet. Washington is a Vet, hasn't fumbled yet, is better in short yardage, and plays on ST's. Though, It's arguable you could keep all 4 and a FB and be perfectly content. I do love Ozigbo's hands and would prefer he makes the team.
 

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That untimely fumble aside, to me, Ozigbo is a better RB than Washington and has a much higher ceiling as an offensive player. But that being said, we have AK and Murray in front of him on the depth chart. Dont know how big of a contribution he'd have year 1 if he does make the team. I think Ozigbo making the final cuts will depend on what the team wants in their RB3. Do they want a more diverse offensive based RB (Ozigbo), or do they want a more complete football player (D. Washington)? Though I believe Washington currently has more value as a STer, I would personally go w/Ozigbo. I can see him being groomed into a legit future RB2. Plus, If we cut him, I doubt we'll be able to sneak/stash him on the PS.
 

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