Lelie Adds Speed to Falcons' Offense

An Atlanta Falcons offense already built for speed gained more than one set of fleet feet in Tuesday's trade with Denver for receiver Ashley Lelie. Full Story
D Wade

Riverside, CA

#1 Aug 24, 2006
I think lelie is agreat addition,fast and has good size. Another big target such as tight end Daniel Fells,might make Vick the great passer we want to see.
harrison griffis

Mount Juliet, TN

#2 Aug 27, 2006
i believe this is a good move for the falcons. everybody knows that the falcons is one of the best teams in the league as far as rushing. now with lelie being a deep threat, this should provide the offense with some more breathing room for there running game as well as drawing the safety off of jenkins and white.
Exodus

Rockwell City, IA

#3 Aug 27, 2006
Yes Lelie is a deep threat and yeah he does have decent size, but he also has shakey hands at best he shys away from any hit and can't beat out a cripple or an old man(Javon Walker and Rod Smith). He wants to be a number one receiver and he isn't talented enough to do it, he isn't a top receiver all he does is run deep try to catch the ball (emphisize TRY) and fall to the ground. When he finds out he is behind White and maybe even Jenkins he might hold out again. Yeah Falcons can have fun with him I'm happy he isn't around the Broncos anymore good riddence.
42540bbc

Woodstock, GA

#4 Feb 14, 2008
He had the dropsies too.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Michael Jenkins Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Vikings land QB Cassel, talk with WR Jennings (Mar '13) Mar '13 viking nation 2
Minnesota Vikings: Release of Michael Jenkins H... (Mar '13) Mar '13 Scott Wallace 1
Vikings offensive coordinator showing creativity (Jan '13) Jan '13 40for60 11
A Rational and Sober Perspective on the Current... (Jan '13) Jan '13 Childress 3
Minnesota Vikings: 5 Things That Must Change fo... (Dec '12) Dec '12 Peterson 5
Minnesota Vikings: Receivers have quiet day as ... (Oct '12) Oct '12 dman 4
Minnesota Vikings: Most Intriguing Practice Squ... (Sep '12) Sep '12 Keepers 3
More from around the web