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  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 9,870
    tonyb wrote: »
    vmaxer wrote: »
    Clipdat wrote: »
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    vmaxer wrote: »
    John’s place.

    No way OUR John's place would let a dude like that walk into his place. lol He'd have a sign out front to keep them away.

    They'd look like wise guys...badabing-bababoom

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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,537
    Todays the day John, either you plan a SB party or a funeral. People will bring booze and food, or flowers and condolences. :)
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  • MrBuhlMrBuhl Posts: 2,308
    Go Vikes!
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,537
    I'm rootin' for the Vikes to win, and NE to lose.....dang it.
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  • MrBuhlMrBuhl Posts: 2,308
    I'm a Stiller fan sadly, so I'm rooting for Vikes, but unfortunately half-heartedly for the Pats too - the wife is a Pats fan, and with my team out, she no likey the rooting against "her" team if I have no dog in the hunt... sigh, the things we do...
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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 5,855
    I just put 20.00 on N.E. in today's game. :p
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 10,538
    Jesus the eagle's..... wow
    Still pulling for your Vikings but they better get it in gear
  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 3,053
    pitdogg2 wrote: »
    eagle's
    *Eagles

    Why is it people can't put an apostrophe in "you're" and just spell it as "your", but when they pluralize words, they add an unnecessary apostrophe? Some of you people need to worry less about your audio and more about your grammar. :o :p
  • txcoastal1txcoastal1 Posts: 9,870
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,537
    My condolences John. As we like to say in Chicago....maybe next year.
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 10,538
    Well there are times your just typing along and sea's a word thats like cool and all so yous just just like dont care weather yous like it or isnt cares you knows
  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 3,053
    pitdogg2 wrote: »
    Well there are times your just typing along and sea's a word thats like cool and all so yous just just like dont care weather yous like it or isnt cares you knows

    Butt....dont u wan't two tipe beddar ?
  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 10,538
    Hopefully the Superbowl will be a great game until the end and not one sided.
    I'm pulling for the Eagles in that one. Never bet against the Patriots though.
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 18,044
    That defeat was second only to the beat down the Vikings got from the Giants and the 41 donut game.

    The opening drive was as impressive as they get, the defense comes out and gets a stop. Keenum tosses a pick 6 and it was over after that.

    I turned off the second half...
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  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 6,284
    That defeat was second only to the beat down the Vikings got from the Giants and the 41 donut game.

    The opening drive was as impressive as they get, the defense comes out and gets a stop. Keenum tosses a pick 6 and it was over after that.

    I turned off the second half...

    Say it along with me, you can't win em all, and wait till next year.
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 18,044
    I don't think so for me. While there will always be next year, I don't think I have it in me to be so wrapped up with what happens on Sunday any more. 50 years of disappointment is enough for me.
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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 18,711
    tonyb wrote: »
    My condolences John. As we like to say in Chicago....maybe next year.

    We useta say dat in Bahsten, too.
    Not no more.
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,537
    That defeat was second only to the beat down the Vikings got from the Giants and the 41 donut game.

    The opening drive was as impressive as they get, the defense comes out and gets a stop. Keenum tosses a pick 6 and it was over after that.

    I turned off the second half...

    Actually the last half was decent. I question their game plan though with 6 minutes left in the game. They were having success running the ball the whole game. When they needed to run time off the clock....they come out throwing ?

    They needed to keep Brady off the field, run down the clock by running the ball and converting 3rd downs. Worked the whole game, and once they went away from that plan, I knew they were toast.
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 18,044
    what game were you watching Tony... you need to get better rabbit ears.
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,537
    what game were you watching Tony... you need to get better rabbit ears.

    Watched the whole game John, they were doing just fine up until that last quarter. If they would have managed the clock better, the outcome might have been different.

    I must also say, NE got away with a ton on penalties that I saw. A few holding calls that should have been but went with a blind eye. Couple pass interference calls on the Vikes were b.s. too in my opinion.
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  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 3,053
    So, is this "Fantasy Football" thing an idea where you make up an imaginary game of the two teams you wished played each other in The Super Bowl? :p

    Tony, it seems you are getting the two games and/or four teams a little mixed-up.
  • MrBuhlMrBuhl Posts: 2,308
    esch, sorry John, was really rooting for that first home Superbowl for you.
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 18,044
    edited January 22
    The Vikings did not play the Patriots Tony, they played the Eagles. The Pats played Jacksonville. And no... Jacksonville are NOT the bratwurst company. That would be Johnsonville.

    Time to lay off the pasta Tony. Put the meatballs down and slowly back away from the buffet line. :D :p
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,537
    edited January 22
    Yes, indeed I did get the 2 games mixed up...lol. Obviously I need more than 2 cups of coffee before posting. :)

    My commentary still stands, just substitute Panthers in for Vikes.

    Philly simply rolled them, they came to win. Pretty impressive show they put on, I only hope they can take it to NE in the same manner.
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  • mdaudioguymdaudioguy Posts: 4,545
    tonyb wrote: »
    My commentary still stands, just substitute Panthers in for Vikes.

    Wait, you saw the Panthers play yesterday??? I'll have what he's having!!!
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 10,538
    mdaudioguy wrote: »
    tonyb wrote: »
    My commentary still stands, just substitute Panthers in for Vikes.

    Wait, you saw the Panthers play yesterday??? I'll have what he's having!!!

    No doubt Tony is a little fouled to say the least.....
    I do not know if I want any it could be permanent ......
  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 3,053
    As far as the OTHER game, if Bjorn Borg touched the net with his foot, Johnny Unitas might have swung his bat at the buzzer, and that extra touchdown attempt would not have counted. Wyoming had several coughing penalties so their fuel strategy didn't work as well as Las Vegas' balance beam kickoff. But like John Madden always says: "If you don't get your bobsled into the end zone, how you handle the sand traps is of little importance." That could not have been any more true in yesterday's Grand Slam of trampoline bowling.
  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 7,072
    mdaudioguy wrote: »
    tonyb wrote: »
    My commentary still stands, just substitute Panthers in for Vikes.

    Wait, you saw the Panthers play yesterday??? I'll have what he's having!!!

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  • JaybeezJaybeez Posts: 681
    pitdogg2 wrote: »
    You inviting the Kardashians

    I hear they're out of town, but Bieber is scheduled for a private halftime concert in the back yard.

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