Originally Posted by Wolverine
I don't agree with that. The Jounins reached Neji in a flash before he could land the killing blow on Hinata. There is no way he could even follow their movements let alone fight them to beat them. Kurenai may have been the newest Jounin that time, but she was still a Jounin, while Neji a 13 year old Genin who was no Uchiha Itachi... an ANBU Commander at the same age.
this was after being in the forrest of death for numerous days, then fighting hinata directly after in the preliminarys. its not like he was fresh and lets be honest he has the byakugan, if he had it activated he obviously would see her movements. shes not that fast