France's Mathieu Bastareaud (C) is tackled by Ireland's prop Cian Healy (L) and lock Mike McCarthy (R) during the Six Nations international rugby union match between Ireland and France at Aviva Stadium in Dublin on March 9, 2013. France drew with Ireland 13-13.
We have to look at special teams and wide receiver and be smart there, whether we fully take him off special teams or only partially ... That's a decision we're talking through right now. Everyone wants to know: 'Why wouldn't you just do it?' I look at decisions like that as a responsibility to the locker room. It's a responsibility of the players. It's about opportunities.
Two different types of backs ... Obviously Lacy is a bigger back. Frankly, I thought Franklin handled the ball on the punt and the kickoff, too. I was excited about that, too, so he seems very natural. But once again, they're young players, they're drafted players. We look for them to definitely help us and contribute.More quotes »
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