Are you READY for some FOOTBALL!!!

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  • xschop
    xschop Posts: 2,659
    F1nut wrote: »
    Glad I didn't watch. The NFL lost me.

    So who'd they give it to?
    I haven't watched even an SB since they took a knee.
  • oldrocker
    oldrocker Posts: 2,590
    Rick88 wrote: »

    Dang, wish I'd watched the game now.

    They should have cued up some Benny Hill music as he ran :D
  • mrbigbluelight
    mrbigbluelight Posts: 8,696
    edited February 2021
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  • oldrocker
    oldrocker Posts: 2,590
    Damn, I musta missed some good stuff last night.

    We did catch the Birds on TCM then played some UNO and Yahtzee as it's nasty cold here.

  • afterburnt
    afterburnt Posts: 7,892
    Rick88 wrote: »
    oldrocker wrote: »
    Rick88 wrote: »

    Dang, wish I'd watched the game now.

    They should have cued up some Benny Hill music as he ran :D

    That video is hilarious to listen to. Kevin Harlan didn't miss a beat, calling it as if it was an actual play. "Pull up your pants, take off the bra, and be a man!!" :D

    Has anyone condemned him for being transphobic yet?
  • la2vegas
    la2vegas Posts: 357
    afterburnt wrote: »
    Rick88 wrote: »
    oldrocker wrote: »
    Rick88 wrote: »

    Dang, wish I'd watched the game now.

    They should have cued up some Benny Hill music as he ran :D

    That video is hilarious to listen to. Kevin Harlan didn't miss a beat, calling it as if it was an actual play. "Pull up your pants, take off the bra, and be a man!!" :D

    Has anyone condemned him for being transphobic yet?

    I think you might have cast the first stone...
  • afterburnt
    afterburnt Posts: 7,892
    la2vegas wrote: »
    afterburnt wrote: »
    Rick88 wrote: »
    oldrocker wrote: »
    Rick88 wrote: »

    Dang, wish I'd watched the game now.

    They should have cued up some Benny Hill music as he ran :D

    That video is hilarious to listen to. Kevin Harlan didn't miss a beat, calling it as if it was an actual play. "Pull up your pants, take off the bra, and be a man!!" :D

    Has anyone condemned him for being transphobic yet?

    I think you might have cast the first stone...

    Well it is the poltergeist. I don't think like that. To me it was funny as heck.
  • rooftop59
    rooftop59 Posts: 7,418
    interesting take on sports ratings this year: short answer, it has little (or nothing) to do with politics:

    https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/02/what-pandemic-revealed-about-sports/618157/?utm_source=pocket-newtab
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  • mrbigbluelight
    mrbigbluelight Posts: 8,696
    Yep. To try to shift some of the drop in viewership due ti Netflix and Hulu is manure in a handbasket
    Sal Palooza
  • nooshinjohn
    nooshinjohn Posts: 23,467
    daddyjt wrote: »
    It should also be noted that the article is by Jamele Hill, herself a firm believer in the new agenda. She would certainly go out of her way to absolve the leagues and athletes of any responsibility for their respective brand declines.


    Bingo.

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  • F1nut
    F1nut Posts: 46,964
    The author missed the point by a universe.
    Political Correctness'.........defined

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  • Milito
    Milito Posts: 1,519
    I hope he gets the maximum sentence the law allows.
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  • billbillw
    billbillw Posts: 5,922
    Milito wrote: »
    I hope he gets the maximum sentence the law allows.

    I'm sure there will be some plea involved. Maximum sentence usually only comes from a trial conviction.
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  • nooshinjohn
    nooshinjohn Posts: 23,467
    edited April 2021
    billbillw wrote: »
    Milito wrote: »
    I hope he gets the maximum sentence the law allows.

    I'm sure there will be some plea involved. Maximum sentence usually only comes from a trial conviction.

    I hope he takes it to trial then... scumbag deserves the maximum sentence plus anything else they can find to throw at him. Driving while intoxicated is no different than brandishing a deadly weapon.
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  • audioluvr
    audioluvr Posts: 4,143
    Cousins blew it again! What an idiot!
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  • la2vegas
    la2vegas Posts: 357
    audioluvr wrote: »
    Cousins blew it again! What an idiot!

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  • audioluvr
    audioluvr Posts: 4,143
    edited November 2021
    4 down. Last play. What does Cousins do almost EVERY time? Throw it away. Why? Why? Why would you do that? He's an idiot. That's why.
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  • BlueBirdMusic
    BlueBirdMusic Registered User Posts: 1,729
    I believe NFL Football was better in 1991.

    This showed up on Youtube recently. Deion Sanders, MC Hammer, Holyfield and others on sideline of the most fun football team ever.

    Here is Part 1.


    The Attitude | ‘The Rudest Team’: The Story of the 1991 Atlanta Falcons (Part 1) | Full Episode

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  • Dabutcher
    Dabutcher Posts: 2,401
    You guys blame Kurt Cousins? He is having his best year yet? I watched the game. Very exciting game to watch. What I saw in the fourth quarter was 49ers running the ball for seven minutes and the defense could not stop them. And at the end when Kurt got the ball. Offensive line could not give him enough protection. He was running for his life. Yes he overthrew receiver in end zone. With all the defenders in his face it was lucky that he was able to get rid of the ball at all? Go Bears.
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  • audioluvr
    audioluvr Posts: 4,143
    Vikings loose to the worst team in the NFL. On the bright side the Lions FINALLY win a game! Also Adrian Peterson ties the great James Brown with the 10th most TD' s by a running back. Though IMHO JB was a much better RB.
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