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Just from what I've heard from watching Saban, I think Sims is going to win this job. I don't think that is a bad thing either. Everything I have heard about Coker, is he is very inconsistent. Anyone else heard anything??

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I would be completely fine if Sims wins the job. I think people have been hyping Coker up to something that might be impossible to reach.

Coker's coming along a little slower, only because his lack of familiarity with the offense. I think he probably has higher upside in terms of pure passing ability, but
Sims could provide a very dynamic presence.

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For some reason i thought this thread was going to be about the Sims games haha
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I hear Sims is looking good but I would still be surprised if he wins the job. I haven't heard anything much about inconsistency from Coker, he's solid short to intermediate. Apparently he's over thrown quite a few WRs on deep balls though, so everything hasn't been positive.

I still think it's Coker first, we can win with Sims. But a NC? Shaky.

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I think we'll see both play... and I wouldn't be surprised to see our offense look a little different with Sims running it.

I like the smash mouth style but it would tickle the Posted Image outa me to see the best athletes in the country run a little hurry up you ain't ready.
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What I am hoping is that someone will step up and win the QB job leaving very little room for questions. That would be ideal. Just a bit more time and I hope it will be crystal clear.
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My only concern about Sims is game speed. He has great practices, but even during A day he was atrocious. If he wins the job I hope he can relax and let the game come to him, but I have my doubts. I just think Coker has a much higher ceiling and even with the first month of him adjusting to game speed and his receivers.

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I expect the competition to go into the first 2 or three games. Much the way it went with aj and p. Sims.
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The reports i heard  before summer  from mobile were exactly that also. "coker inconsistent having trouble with the throws"    Sims will get a shot and blow it.... i  expect coker to come on the field and be serviceable

Edited by AUskip07, 18 August 2014 - 05:54 AM.

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If Sims gets named your starting QB, I'll jizz myself.

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View PostAUskip07, on 18 August 2014 - 05:54 AM, said:

The reports i heard  before summer  from mobile were exactly that also. "coker inconsistent having trouble with the throws"    Sims will get a shot and blow it.... i  expect coker to come on the field and be serviceable

Some are just not as good in practice. Tebow was like that
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I was never really impressed with Coker when he as at FSU.  Just my opinion though.

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View PostJoeGator, on 18 August 2014 - 06:42 AM, said:

If Sims gets named your starting QB, I'll jizz myself.
Most people expect Sims to start the first few games, with both QBs getting a fair amount of playing time.  I would not be surprised if that holds true through the first four games--to our first by week.
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View Postjthomas666, on 18 August 2014 - 12:24 PM, said:

Most people expect Sims to start the first few games, with both QBs getting a fair amount of playing time.  I would not be surprised if that holds true through the first four games--to our first by week.

If Coker doesn't win the starting job pretty easily..... I just don't see how that bodes well for Bama.
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