Quote Originally Posted by ojgsxr6
If I don't stick my leg out as far as possible what's stopping them from just stepping around my foot.
A well executed technique? The foot is just outside theirs im certain of it.

http://www.judoinfo.com/images/video...tai-otoshi.mov Note the foot position.

Plus if they do step over you can work combo's. Tai otoshi, step over, uchimata is the move I plan to work when I get back from holiday.