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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby shafnutz05 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:55 pm

This team was a .500 team all along. I can't even get that upset over this game, because this is who they are. I said from the start that we are a rebuilding team, even with our potent offense. The defense is old, slow, lousy, etc.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby offsides on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:55 pm

We lost to teams with a combined 4 and 10 record.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Grunthy on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:55 pm

jprolley wrote:first loss, excuse was "well peyton manning was peyton manning"

second loss, excuse was "well oakland was desperate for a win"

wondering what this one will be



we suck ass on the road? :pop:
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby FreeCandy44 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:57 pm

Jeff Reed would've made that kick. ;)
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby blackjack68 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:58 pm

I still say we end up 10-6.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Grunthy on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:58 pm

FreeCandy44 wrote:Jeff Reed would've made that kick. ;)



while punching a towel dispenser.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby shafnutz05 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:58 pm

I'm afraid to wake my wife up tomorrow. She had Antonio Brown on her fantasy team and the Steelers just gave her last strike in our survivor pool :(
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby offsides on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:59 pm

Man, I really miss hockey now. This is disgusting watching this crap.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby canaan on Thu Oct 11, 2012 10:59 pm

shafnutz05 wrote:I'm afraid to wake my wife up tomorrow. She had Antonio Brown on her fantasy team and the Steelers just gave her last strike in our survivor pool :(

You should just antique her now
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby HomerPenguin on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:00 pm

The defense isn't going to get better until they start drafting guys who actually pan out. They've got no LB depth and a whole bunch of very mediocre CBs, one of whom is inexplicably making big bucks for rapidly regressing performance.

The offense is going to be a mixed bag until they find some OLinemen who can block AND aren't made of glass, and invest in a real starting RB.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby HomerPenguin on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:01 pm

Grunthy wrote:
FreeCandy44 wrote:Jeff Reed would've made that kick. ;)



while punching a towel dispenser.


Only if the refs let Matt Spaeth run downfield and urinate on the goal posts.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Grunthy on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:02 pm

Well the next team we face has a winning record, so we should probably beat them.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Geezer on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:05 pm

One thing that helped beat the Steelers was the redzone field goal instead of TDs mode that seems to be returning.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Cagsjr724 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:12 pm

My pre season prediction was 8-8. This team will be lucky to go 6-10. No defense what so ever
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Geezer on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:12 pm

Does anyone know if Mundy was the guy who blew the assignment on the blocked punt?
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Steve on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:14 pm

The last 4 games our defense has faced - Palmer, Sanchez, Vick, and Hasselbeck.

2 wins.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Letang Is The Truth on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:17 pm

Geezer wrote:Does anyone know if Mundy was the guy who blew the assignment on the blocked punt?


Yes
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby pens2005 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:18 pm

Grunthy wrote:Hey steelers just win 2 away games and you will most likely be 10 and 6.


No way in hell they win two road games AND DEFINITELY no way in hell they go 8-0 at Heinz Field. We lost the two most winnable games on the road already. Have you looked at their road schedule the rest of the way?
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby pens2005 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:21 pm

IanMoran wrote:
pens2005 wrote:
IanMoran wrote:Nice decision by the coaching staff to start "setting up" a 54 yard field goal...


This one, yet again, is on the defense.

Meh.. i was screaming at the play calling when they got close way before the miss. They acted like they were at a 35 yard fg. I put this mostly on Tomlin (whom I'm a big supporter of)


Matt Hasselbeck threw all over them tonight. Matt Hasselbeck! The secondary committed a ton more penalties, they got virtually zero pressure on the old man AND they got run all over again.

Defense has no business giving up more than 10 points tonight.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby pens2005 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:22 pm

blackjack68 wrote:I still say we end up 10-6.


Based on what? They beat the Eagles? The Eagles suck too!

What makes you think they end up 10-6?
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby pens2005 on Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:26 pm

Oh...and what the hell was tomlin doing icing his own kicker? What kind of coaching do we have?
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby jprolley on Fri Oct 12, 2012 12:27 am

pens2005 wrote:
blackjack68 wrote:I still say we end up 10-6.


Based on what? They beat the Eagles? The Eagles suck too!

What makes you think they end up 10-6?

there's no chance in hell they beat new york, dallas or baltimore on the road. they'll probably get beat in cleveland too. 6-2 at home and 0-8 on the road.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby jprolley on Fri Oct 12, 2012 12:27 am

pretty sure a guy on cooler talk just blamed the loss on deferring the opening kickoff too
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby Bioshock on Fri Oct 12, 2012 4:22 am

Wow, i wake up and see this. Not even slightly surprised. Can people finally stop being surprised when this happens? I listened to the radio all week and i hear fans and the "experts" alike say the same thing. That this team is so bad that there is no way the Steelers can blow it.

Sorry, but when you keep losing to the bad teams, guess what? YOU ARE ONE OF THOSE BAD TEAMS. Literally, the only things that have given the Steelers victories this season are Mark Sanchez being Mark Sanchez and Mike Vick doing what he does best.
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Re: Are You Ready for Some Football - Steelers/Titans

Postby columbia on Fri Oct 12, 2012 5:28 am

I had to go to bed.....the Stillers blew it?
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