Originally written on Cleveland Frowns  |  Last updated 4/16/12
Went one Real Quote from Tribe Fan, heard last week as the 1-4 Indians headed for a weekend series in Kansas City. The 32 runs scored over the three game sweep was the most an Indians team has scored in a series since 2000. The quote of the day, though, is from Dan Shonka of Ourlads.com, featured yesterday in Terry Pluto’s column: “No hesitation,” he said. “Take [Alabama running back] Trent Richardson. He’ll help you control the ball, keep your defense off the field and can handle the pounding playing in the AFC North. He’s 227 pounds and he’s the best running back that I’ve seen since Adrian Peterson. I love the way he catches the toss on a sweep and goes around end.” Shonka doesn’t even get into the theory, increasingly gaining steam with metaphysicists, that when a running back knocks your running backs coach on his ass at his pro day, you have to pick him. A lot to think about here. Hope everyone’s week gets off to a decent start. Tweet
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