Philip Wheeler: 'I'm bringing whatever the coaches need me to do'
Linebacker Philip Wheeler says the Raiders' coaching staff is putting him and his teammates in a good position to make big plays.
And is this defense now because I've been out there in pads hitting. What you've been you complain about for years and. Is way more aggressive is. More fun. More -- -- him a chance for a lot of guys were plays out there are being made a lot of guys that a couple of guys you know. Andy I was involvement. Over to his game. And play makers were right pieces of fans -- make plays you know and I guess. Loses more. Islam back differently in everybody's different no matter -- it was just. You personally you know be in this strong side linebacker what how much of an adjustment that. It is being hinges on guys realize you -- pass -- What you read it. I'm bringing in whatever the coaches need me to do big. They're good SS and players' abilities. And put them get anger physicians. And things different as all the right positions and make plays so outstrips. The last couple days did you -- watching. Big big good. One day. We feel like you feel like here this put you position to make those Cowboys. Yeah I think so I think they grew out of position to make plays assists. Which is it. Just believe in what the coaches tell us and doing the proper techniques that Jonas. They -- we are still a lot of uphill -- He regressed they're a little bit quicker than others and wants everybody grasp that you see everybody Nicklaus. You can prototypical. Strong side linebacker or is that just because this. I don't -- a prototypical anything then because I've always been so I was too small but do not too -- but to to life I guess and sometimes I was told our fast enough you know so I don't think -- the prototypical just feel like I -- I listen to what the coaches tell me and Dave Roberts and he's admitted they know what they're doing different. Me and other players and in the best positions for -- to make plays. He -- eighty years. Is he -- Against him. And this this -- the same defense though we got new players and new coaches in new scheme so I can't really say. Based on where it which he says that is a new defense or Communist. Last jurors would -- struggle because it would totally new people so. Feel like on. We just have to see revenue when the season stars -- -- to make that assessment is a business and secondly. I try to -- Try not to miss time it's our -- you know -- to take -- -- those -- regrets is -- -- Nothing like since we. Pass over him. I think wouldn't wouldn't hit as much tomorrow where I was wonderful before. -- like. -- -- -- used to it and I think where -- at Purdue. Lose one -- out there than it is in the nickel. Linebackers. The people who've been around it without really creating confusion was it more of these you know what this defense and try to do. Yeah I would definitely try to create confusion out. -- quarterback in my office allies. And as it is a great exchange for don't don't let them that's fine football when you better get people's free or make somebody miss and get a sexism like that. As this time as one -- you -- -- against Zach you know look at sports or sex pics not just us. For him not only myself but from my other teammates who doesn't -- athletes out there. We got that sadly some of the fastest guys in the -- think -- be time. Adjusted to the new part of the country where everything's big if he has a history who like the weather's not too two.