Scouts Buzz: Turner burning again
Originally Published: November 9, 2009By Matt Williamson | Scouts Inc.
Dale Zanine/US PresswireMichael Turner rushed for more than 150 yards Sunday for the second consecutive game.After watching the Week 9 games, Scouts Inc. shares its 10 key observations: 1. Michael Turner is officially back: As he first showed last week, it looks as though Falcons RB Michael Turner is fully back to his outstanding 2008 form. Early in the season, he was sluggish and didn't show the ability to break off long runs. That isn't the case any longer. He is more explosive laterally, has showed great balance and is hitting the hole harder than when the season began. He ran through arm tackles and was exceptional once he reached the second level. Turner didn't look as though he was operating on a short week after Atlanta's loss to the Saints this past Monday.
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