Slaton Slips Up
always said there would be days like this.
to a report filed by the Associated Press last night, rookie running
back Steve Slaton struggled mightily on Day 2 of Texans minicamp.
Slaton fumbled a pitch on one play and later had his helmet knocked
off his head on another. The report also added that Slaton actually
fumbled twice on Saturday.
Oh noes!!!!1!!1 Whatever will we do???!
going to be fine," running backs coach Chick Harris said. "I
can cure (the butterfingers). I've done it with guys before. You
just bang 'em and bang 'em and bang 'em until they understand the
importance of keeping the ball in your hands."
easy there on the banging, 'kay? We're not the Bengals.
yeah, no alarm. Slaton is going to be just fine. I mean, it's not
like he had this issue in college, right?
wait. Slaton DID have this problem in college. He suffered a wrist
injury in 2006 and underwent surgery on it last year. The troubles
had an impact on how he carried the football, giving him a bad case
of the dropsies.
Coach Harris might need a little extra time developing a cure for
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