Whats going on with Alden Darby?

Did Alden Darby run over a coach's dog or something? Can someone explain to me why we signed Alden Darby if we aren't going to play him? The team made a big deal of basically "stealing" him away from Ottawa, and half of the time they don't even put him in the lineup. I'm sure he is earning a decent salary..

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Stein and his other coaches don't believe Darby gives us the best chance to win more than the players he has in the game day line-up. Stein always preaches versatility and Darby is one of the most versatile players on his defence. I cringe when I think Stein believes Desmond Lawrence and Richard Leonard are better to have playing than Alden Darby.

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I don't get what they're thinking here either. Darby would likely be a starter on any other team.

Meanwhile they continue to play Durant on the offence who has been completely invisible.

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Exactly. I wasn't expecting you to bring in baffling offensive decisions but since you've opened up that can of worms the Durant decision is another head-scratcher.

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Is it Durant or his QBs not finding him in their progressions?

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I guess you must have missed him jogging his pass routes out there during the Montreal game.

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If Kiondre Smith can get 4 catches a game, no excuse for a 6 year vet to be invisible, especially playing at slotback. I was excited when he first signed here, saw some of the flashes with Calgary and BC earlier in his career. To say he’s a disappointment is a huge understatement.

Going back to Darby, no idea what our coaching staff is thinking there. I think there was one game, possibly against Edm, where he overran a couple of tackles. Outside of that he’s looked solid to me, seems to fly around and always be near the ball.

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durant is no doubt staying in the lineup cause he is canadian and cause Ternowski is still injured but slowly recovering since Ternowski was playing catch with teammates yesterday

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They should at least bench Durant or if there's no improvement then just give him his one way bus ticket out of town and activate Jones off of the PR .

At least with Jones you will see some effort and production out of him instead of the lethargic , uninterested looking effort that Durant has produced since activated .

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