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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Rylan on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:22 pm

Rocco wrote:That should be a catch, but because the NFL's rules on a catch make no sense it's getting overturned.


College > NFL
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Froggy on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:22 pm

right call
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Malkamaniac on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:22 pm

Geezer wrote:They're letting a crap team stay in the game. You step on the necks of bums like these early. and they quit. You let them hang around and bad things happen


Welcome to the Pittsburgh Steelers of....forever?
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Lt. Dish on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:23 pm

JS© wrote:
Lt. Dish wrote:Run into the end zone facing forward, you idiot. I can't stand that.

Not that it matters in this case.


I was hoping when he spun around that he ran himself out of bounds at the 2.


I'm always scared that's going to happen at a critical juncture in a huge game.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Lt. Dish on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:24 pm

Malkamaniac wrote:
Geezer wrote:They're letting a crap team stay in the game. You step on the necks of bums like these early. and they quit. You let them hang around and bad things happen


Welcome to the Pittsburgh Steelers of....forever?


A Geezer should have 40 years' worth of experience with this, right? :wink:
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Malkamaniac on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:25 pm

Lt. Dish wrote:
Malkamaniac wrote:
Geezer wrote:They're letting a crap team stay in the game. You step on the necks of bums like these early. and they quit. You let them hang around and bad things happen


Welcome to the Pittsburgh Steelers of....forever?


A Geezer should have 40 years' worth of experience with this, right? :wink:


Haha you would figure.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby offsides on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:25 pm

Lt. Dish wrote:Run into the end zone facing forward, you idiot. I can't stand that.

Not that it matters in this case.


I miss the old days when players (Franco\Rocky and others) would score, hand the ball to the ref and jog back to the bench.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Lt. Dish on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:26 pm

Hey, Madden, look! Your favorite play ever!
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Rylan on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:26 pm

I miss the old days when players would hide sharpies in their socks.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby shafnutz05 on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:27 pm

Nice containment on that run
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Rocco on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:27 pm

Yeah, Ike sucks. Nice tackle to stop a play dead.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby columbia on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:27 pm

Rylan wrote:I miss the old days when players would hide sharpies in their socks.


We have a generational clash brewing.....
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Lt. Dish on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:28 pm

Rylan wrote:I miss the old days when players would hide sharpies in their socks.



"I'm Joe Buck and I think that's just DISGUSTING! SHAMEFUL!" :lol:
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Geezer on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:28 pm

Malkamaniac wrote:
Lt. Dish wrote:
Malkamaniac wrote:
Geezer wrote:They're letting a crap team stay in the game. You step on the necks of bums like these early. and they quit. You let them hang around and bad things happen


Welcome to the Pittsburgh Steelers of....forever?


A Geezer should have 40 years' worth of experience with this, right? :wink:


Haha you would figure.

50 years actually. I was a kid but I remember John Henry Johnson,Gary Ballman, Big Daddy and others. Frustrated that their offense is self-destructing on so many series
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby npv708 on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:28 pm

This is getting ridiculous. I wonder how many of these replacement refs had money on the 72 AFC championship game?
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Lt. Dish on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:28 pm

columbia wrote:
Rylan wrote:I miss the old days when players would hide sharpies in their socks.


We have a generational clash brewing.....


Ain't no thing.

We'd kick his butt with knowledge, experience, and pure jaded cynicism.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Grunthy on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:29 pm

I guess the raiders will never get a penalty this game.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby blackjack68 on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:30 pm

These refs are trying to make up for the Immaculate Reception.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Rocco on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:30 pm

Grunthy wrote:I guess the raiders will never get a penalty this game.


Perhaps the Steelers should stop holding.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby penny lane on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:31 pm

Heath Miller is trending now in twitter :shock: 8-)
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Rocco on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:33 pm

Why is this team so atrocious at clock management and timeout usage?
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Geezer on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:33 pm

Colon actually sealed a DL on that play. Amazing
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Grunthy on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:33 pm

Rocco wrote:
Grunthy wrote:I guess the raiders will never get a penalty this game.


Perhaps the Steelers should stop holding.



Or hide it better.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby Rocco on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:33 pm

Geezer wrote:Colon actually sealed a DL on that play. Amazing


I'm going to assume it was luck.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Raiders 2012

Postby blackjack68 on Sun Sep 23, 2012 4:33 pm

Rocco wrote:Why is this team so atrocious at clock management and timeout usage?

Only Philly seems worse.
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