1. To unlock all of features of Rams On Demand please take a brief moment to register. Registering is not only quick and easy, it also allows you access to additional features such as live chat, private messaging, and a host of other apps exclusive to Rams On Demand.

Teddy Bridgewater playing Madden to prepare for rookie season

Discussion in 'RAMS - NFL TALK' started by Prime Time, Jun 27, 2014.

  1. -X-

    -X-
    The Retired RODfather
    Staff
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2010
    Messages:
    27,085
    Likes Received:
    28,216
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Elevator Inspector
    Location:
    North Carolina
    If he was able to upload the entire Vikings playbook into the game, then he'll get a birds-eye view of every route that gets run (correctly), and a birds eye view of how different defensive alignments will be able to attack the plays he draws up. I don't think it's BS at all. It's an interactive playbook for him now.
     
    LosAngelesRams likes this.
  2. FRO

    FRO
    Hall of Fame
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 1, 2013
    Messages:
    4,200
    Likes Received:
    4,748
    Will the opposing MLB be able to jump 20 ft in the air to intercept a pass intended for a guy 20 yards down field in real life?
     
  3. Rmfnlt

    Hall of Fame
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2014
    Messages:
    2,974
    Likes Received:
    2,578
    Shouldn't he be busy partying and talking into money phones?


    :)

    That was good!
     
    Oldgeek and LosAngelesRams like this.
  4. LACHAMP46

    A snazzy title
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2013
    Messages:
    4,975
    Likes Received:
    5,321
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Garden Grove, Ca.,
    PFF liked their roster....I kinda like what they've done the last 2 years....
     
    LosAngelesRams likes this.
  5. -X-

    -X-
    The Retired RODfather
    Staff
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2010
    Messages:
    27,085
    Likes Received:
    28,216
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Elevator Inspector
    Location:
    North Carolina
    Do they still do that in new editions of Madden? I know in the late 90's Maddens you could do ridiculous crap like that.
     
  6. FRO

    FRO
    Hall of Fame
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 1, 2013
    Messages:
    4,200
    Likes Received:
    4,748
    It's been a while since I've played. It used to drive me crazy when I would get intercepted by a MLB jumping sky high to intercept a pass to a wide open receiver deep.
     
  7. BuffaloRam

    Rookie
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    May 30, 2014
    Messages:
    446
    Likes Received:
    388
    Gender:
    Male
    Yeah that still happens - somehow the LBs always seem to have ridiculous agility and will hijack a post route that would go for 30 yards in real life
     
    FRO likes this.
  8. SierraRam

    Recreational User
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2014
    Messages:
    1,704
    Likes Received:
    2,711
    Occupation:
    Stand-up Philosopher
    Location:
    grass valley, ca
    A video game is as close as any smart team would let a rookie QB get to our D-line. I doubt we'll see Teddy week 1.
     
    -X- likes this.
  9. RAM's-NWST

    UDFA
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2014
    Messages:
    80
    Likes Received:
    57
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Pacific Northwest
    I'm thinking that he is going to find it difficult to simulate Williams defense this year...not sure what all to expect myself.
     
    Barrison and RamzFanz like this.
  10. LACHAMP46

    A snazzy title
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2013
    Messages:
    4,975
    Likes Received:
    5,321
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Garden Grove, Ca.,

    Now, now, Teddy's the MOST pro-ready QB in the draft, or so say the experts....Should be a good game.....
     
  11. -X-

    -X-
    The Retired RODfather
    Staff
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2010
    Messages:
    27,085
    Likes Received:
    28,216
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Elevator Inspector
    Location:
    North Carolina
    I'm actually looking forward to seeing him play.
    And I'm afraid for his life at the same time.
     
    Barrison and SierraRam like this.
  12. thirteen28

    Hey Beavis, he said "member"
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2013
    Messages:
    1,553
    Likes Received:
    2,331
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Austin, Texas
    He should be doing windsprints and honing his escapability if he's going to be starting in week 1 (y)
     
    RamzFanz and SierraRam like this.
  13. Thordaddy

    Binding you with ancient logic
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2012
    Messages:
    10,462
    Likes Received:
    4,161
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Wrestling coach
    Location:
    Middle Earth
    I can see that, but I think he's more aware of his limitations than RG so I think ,well ,maybe AFTER we teach him he'll get it, RG didn't ,I don't think he does yet.
     
  14. CodeMonkey

    Possibly the OH but cannot self-identify
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2014
    Messages:
    3,449
    Likes Received:
    5,779
    Gender:
    Male
    Also, practicing shooting people is good in GTA 4.
     
    -X- likes this.
  15. CodeMonkey

    Possibly the OH but cannot self-identify
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2014
    Messages:
    3,449
    Likes Received:
    5,779
    Gender:
    Male
    Madden is an incredible invention in that it is the one thing in the world that can continue to suck more and more with each and every release over a course of what 15 or 20 years and people, me included, keep buying it.
     
  16. Dodgersrf

    Hall of Fame
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 17, 2014
    Messages:
    4,666
    Likes Received:
    4,903
    Gender:
    Male
    In other news....
    The cheatriots went down to Blockbuster and rented Madden with the Vikings new playbook in it.
     
  17. LosAngelesRams

    Guravonldtree
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 11, 2013
    Messages:
    2,823
    Likes Received:
    1,731
    Gender:
    Male
    I don't think madden is that bad, it's actually good now imo. It's pretty good on PS4, can't comment for the other systems if there is a difference anyway.
     
    Barrison likes this.
  18. LosAngelesRams

    Guravonldtree
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 11, 2013
    Messages:
    2,823
    Likes Received:
    1,731
    Gender:
    Male
    :snicker:
     
  19. kurtfaulk

    Hall of Fame
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2011
    Messages:
    3,914
    Likes Received:
    3,249
    .

    I think teddy should practice getting into the fetal position in preparation for week 1.

    Which reminds me of a funny story. Once Lawrence Taylor was at some function after he retired and saw some qb there. The qb said hello but lt didn't recognise him. So he said to him, "lay down on the ground and bleed so I can remember who you are".

    .
     
    rhinobean likes this.
  20. PhxRam

    The Estimated Prophet
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Oct 27, 2010
    Messages:
    4,935
    Likes Received:
    2,661
    Gender:
    Male
    Lol