Offer sheet Cody Franson
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07-26-2013, 08:43 PM
Join Date: Mar 2003
Originally Posted by
Boris Le Tigre
Franson and Coburn. Two guys cut from the same cloth. The big offensive D-man. Tom Poti-like.
If people expect guys like these to be physical stay at home types they would be surprised and disappointed.
(That said Coburn has shown a willingness to play more physically in the playoffs... but a quick perusal of Flyers threads will lend you some perspective regarding his inconsistency and softness).
Coburn and Franson are nothing alike....at all.
Coburn is a great skater who plays a strong shutdown game but is limited offensively. Franson is a poor skater and a defensive liability but is very effective in the offensive zone.
Night and Day!
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