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TE Marcel Frost (official thread)

Discussion in 'Buckeye Alumni' started by NerkBuck, Aug 22, 2004.

  1. BB73

    BB73 Loves Buckeye History Staff Member Bookie '16 & '17 Upset Contest Winner

    Good article on Marcel from BN.
    Last edited: Jul 19, 2006
  2. scooter1369

    scooter1369 Chief Toad Fart

    I hope he has a breakout year. For a couple reasons.

    1. He deserves it
    2. A shot at the league
    3. Another weapon can only benefit Ginn, Gonzo, Pittman and crew
  3. buckalum01

    buckalum01 They Call Me Assassin

    Great read. I was talking to somebody the other day and when I said Frost would have a good year he looked at me funny and asked if I was serious. A tight end? I say hell yes. I look for big things from Frost. Glad to hear he's been putting the pieces together.
  4. strohs

    strohs Go Bucks!

    Frost is such a beast on the field.
    I have noticed he likes to talk some smack though, so he needs to watch that to a point. I think you have to jab a little, just dont take it too far.
    I look for him to have a big year
  5. rocketman

    rocketman flying low

    Very touching story on Marcel. I didn't realize all the hardships he had to go through to get here. I too hope he has a huge year.

    Also, the article nailed it. Forcing opposing defenses to commit to the TE will just free up Ginn and Co. to make more big plays. Also, it can't hurt Troy to have a clutch TE when things get messy. Just look at Texas' David Thomas and how many times he bailed out Vince Young last year.
  6. Oneshot

    Oneshot Goes For Three

    It can only be a good thing if he's working out with Roy Hall.

    Both should have Adonis-like bodies by next season
  7. zincfinger

    zincfinger Gert Frobe-approved

    Just re-watching the Michigan game and Fiesta Bowl here, and I am re-impressed with Marcel Frost's potential to be a serious weapon in the passing game next year. If his blocking is consistently strong enough to keep him on the field, he can really rough up the underbelly of defenses that are keying on Smith, Ginn, and Pittman.
  8. craigblitz

    craigblitz Juice, Full of Juice!!

    I like Frost, but I am VERY excited about Nicol coming back..
  9. RB07OSU

    RB07OSU #7 aka Vick the human joystick Staff Member BP Recruiting Team

    I think both Frost and Nicol will both be utilized in the passing game this year. Both have impressed me and especially Nicol in the spring game. Both have their own style and will contribute.
  10. scarletngrey11

    scarletngrey11 All right, all right, all right.

    Frost has all the physical tools, but he just needs to improve his hands.

    He dropped a couple of easy passes in the Spring Game...
  11. MililaniBuckeye

    MililaniBuckeye The satanic soulless freight train that is Ohio St Staff Member Tech Admin

    And we don't need any more dropped passes by TEs...
  12. AirForceBuck

    AirForceBuck No mercy

    Hamby-esq. Seriously, from the moment Hamby stepped on the gridiron he was a great blocker, but his hands were always in question, along with his consentration (he had too many penalties).

    I think Frost has some stiff competition at OSU, but what makes him stand out is his speed. Hes agressive off the line and is Tressel's type of TE. If he gets his pass catching abilities together and remains healthy, he will be in the two deep easily for the rest of his career.
  13. Taosman

    Taosman Doesn't Have Dehydration

    Texans are bragging up their "new" tight end, but I think our guys will show up more in that shoot out in Austin! :tongue2:
  14. martinss01

    martinss01 blissfully stupid

    im not ready to write him off after the spring game. while he did seem to have a case of the dropsies that day, he had a very nice 1 handed catch against scum last year as well as being rather sure handed on the season. don't think i saw him drop a single pass last season during a game.

    with him and nicol, im rather confident in our te's going into this season.
    JohnnyCockfight likes this.
  15. JohnnyCockfight

    JohnnyCockfight Beer is God's proof that he loves us.

    Agreed. He had great hands last year when it counted--during games. Additionally, he was a road-grader with his blocks. I don't understand when people critique him for pass catching and blocking.

    Frost is a stud.

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