2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby FreeCandy44 on Sun Nov 25, 2012 10:28 pm

I'm sure the harbaugh's are proud of there little D bags.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby shafnutz05 on Sun Nov 25, 2012 10:29 pm

Still stunned Jeff Saturday is the starting center for Green Bay. Dude has to be a hall of famer
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby shmenguin on Sun Nov 25, 2012 10:52 pm

columbia wrote:I think we can all agree that they are both pretty suspect.

back to football....


i'd never agree to put the 2 in the same sentence. that's not a good stopping point.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby JS© on Sun Nov 25, 2012 11:02 pm

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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby shafnutz05 on Sun Nov 25, 2012 11:03 pm

Mason Crosby's dramatic fall is pretty crazy this year
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby JS© on Sun Nov 25, 2012 11:06 pm

Philly was right, Crosby sucks.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby shafnutz05 on Sun Nov 25, 2012 11:16 pm

If Martellus Bennett is hurt, it's on Tom Coughlin. Passing when it is 38-10
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby Rylan on Mon Nov 26, 2012 12:13 am

I remember when Mason Crosby was money.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby mikey287 on Mon Nov 26, 2012 7:26 am

shafnutz05 wrote:Still stunned Jeff Saturday is the starting center for Green Bay. Dude has to be a hall of famer


No question.

Additionally, based on some of the comments here...some people actually believe this Baltimore team isn't as good as the Steelers...hmph...to each his own I guess...
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby Sam's Drunk Dog on Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:55 am

If both teams are completely healthy I'd pick the Steelers. If Ben was healthy I'd pick the Steelers, but currently the Ravens are doing the things the Steelers aren't doing to win games.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby shmenguin on Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:09 am

Sam's Drunk Dog wrote:If both teams are completely healthy I'd pick the Steelers. If Ben was healthy I'd pick the Steelers, but currently the Ravens are doing the things the Steelers aren't doing to win games.


the gap has widened between roethlisberger and flacco this year. enough that, when healthy, the steelers are definitely better.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby joopen on Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:14 am

Sam's Drunk Dog wrote:If both teams are completely healthy I'd pick the Steelers. If Ben was healthy I'd pick the Steelers, but currently the Ravens are doing the things the Steelers aren't doing to win games.


The Steelers are a mess right now and they may be in trouble for a couple of years. After this year, Wallace and Mendenhall are both likely gone. Ben is over 30 and has nothing behind him to be a band aid. The OL appears to be getting better, but we still haven't seen DeCastro in action and Adams looks to be hurt now. The RB situation looks disasterous. The defense could be without all of the following; Foote, Harrison, Kiesel, Hampton, Lewis. There is no young depth on this team. Hood seems to be out of place playing 2 gaps. Worilds is a huge question. There is nothing at ILB. No young safety help for when Polamalu gets hurt again and Clark gives himself another concussion. Woodley shows up out of shape and ends up with chronic hamstring problems because of it and can't stay on the field. They are in need of a huge infusion of young talent. The bigger thing they need is discipline. Tomlin allows them to continually be unprepared for teams that are worse than they are and the penalties are out of control. I think that about sums up what I see right now.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby Letang Is The Truth on Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:52 am

bring your brooms cuz its a mess
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby 71Aj66ax87 on Mon Nov 26, 2012 12:04 pm

DudeMan2766 wrote:
pens2005 wrote:
skullman80 wrote:Everyone can think he's a tool, doesn't bother me in the slightest. He's brought the 49ers back to respectability, and as long as he keeps winning he can be as big of a tool/d-bag as he needs to be.


Winning football games doesn't erase the fact that he's a jack wagon.



It does in Pittsburgh
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That picture has DERP written all over it.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby Sam's Drunk Dog on Mon Nov 26, 2012 12:28 pm

lol

@SportsCenter 20m
DID YOU KNOW: The Phillies have won a game more recently than the Eagles. The Eagles last won on Sept. 30, the Phillies last won on Oct. 1.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby shmenguin on Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:20 pm

well this is just about the worst crowd i've ever seen at an NFL game.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby Lt. Dish on Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:33 pm

The hub's watching his Eagles and I hear a lot of LOLing. Philly fans are entertaining as hell when they're piling on their own teams.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby shmenguin on Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:35 pm

14-12 and Reid goes for the tie with a 2pt conversion

...with 12 minutes left

...in the 2nd quarter
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby Lt. Dish on Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:39 pm

shmenguin wrote:14-12 and Reid goes for the tie with a 2pt conversion

...with 12 minutes left

...in the 2nd quarter


I'm rooting for him to bust open the vault of crazy tricks. It'll make for a hilarious farewell tour.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby skullman80 on Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:45 pm

shmenguin wrote:14-12 and Reid goes for the tie with a 2pt conversion

...with 12 minutes left

...in the 2nd quarter


Why not? It's not like they have anything to lose.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby MRandall25 on Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:45 pm

Guess he feels like he truly has nothing to lose.
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby PghSkins on Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:54 pm

Why am I watching this?

Why are they not flexing ESPN games?
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby thehockeyguru on Tue Nov 27, 2012 3:57 pm

So who claims Jason Babin?
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby Ad@m on Thu Nov 29, 2012 11:12 am

thehockeyguru wrote:So who claims Jason Babin?


Jaguars
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Re: 2012-13 NFL thread (non-Steelers edition)

Postby shafnutz05 on Thu Nov 29, 2012 11:15 am

Not saying that Babin wasn't largely to blame for his failures in Philly this year, but it is absolutely incredible just how systemic the disaster is in the Eagles organization. Starting with Jim Washburn's horrific wide-9 scheme that has been utterly exploited. Nnamdi and DRC looking like lost babes in the secondary, not helped by their two bad safeties. Bad offensive playcalling. Horrible personnel decisions. Did you know that since the Eagles fired Juan Castillo, opposing QBs are something like 14 TDs, 0 INT, and a 75% or so completion percentage? I'm pretty sure every single QB they have faced since the bye has had a QB rating over 120.

It's pretty much a foregone conclusion that Andy Reid is a goner, but this organization is in bad, bad shape. And Nick Foles doesn't exactly appear to be the answer.
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