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    One of the main reasons we bog down in the red...

    One of the main reasons we bog down in the red zone is that our OL is not a roadgrader type. It's more of a trapping, counter, or dare I say, finesse line. Couple that with the facts that the Ravens...
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    Ben was sacked five times last night and got hurt...

    Ben was sacked five times last night and got hurt on the fifth one. He was hurried and knocked down numerous times. Was that Haley's fault? Was it Haley's fault that Ben got hurt in 2012? I guess so,...
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    A bit over the top. It's easy to be a gunslingin'...

    A bit over the top. It's easy to be a gunslingin' let-it-all-hang-out, play-to-win QB if you don't have passrushers knocking you down or hanging on your neck. Fact is we had no answer to Suggs,...
  4. Thread: Penalties

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    Flacco " knows the rules favor the WR in...

    Flacco " knows the rules favor the WR in downfield passing". Not last night when Bryant got run over by a defender who was beaten by a step or so.
  5. Thread: Just Asking

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    7 Up: Yes, I'm assuming that. Apparently he was...

    7 Up: Yes, I'm assuming that. Apparently he was riding a bike and doing some straight-line running, but not at full speed, not cutting, and, most importantly, not taking any hits on the knee. You...
  6. Thread: Just Asking

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    You're assuming that Bell would have been able to...

    You're assuming that Bell would have been able to play two weeks after the injury. I don't assume that at all.
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    He wasn't great but he wasn't "off all night"...

    He wasn't great but he wasn't "off all night" either, especially when you consider that his OL got dominated. A couple of plays could have made a big difference. He was right on target on the long...
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    Actually, Blount was getting fewer and fewer...

    Actually, Blount was getting fewer and fewer touches as the season went on. Which presumably led to his early departure from the field in his last game. But other things must have been going on if...
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    Unfortunately, it wasn't the end of Tate. He also...

    Unfortunately, it wasn't the end of Tate. He also did the hands of Stone trick in Q4.

    Funny, there's another thread griping that Tomlin "focused on the run" too much. 19 runs and one was a...
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    Oh please. He had no magic left because he had no...

    Oh please. He had no magic left because he had no players left. Had no decent RBs from the get-go and Fitzgerald was hobbled all year - - finished with 784 yards and 2 TDs. It's amazing that this...
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    One commentator on ESPN radio opined last night...

    One commentator on ESPN radio opined last night that he thought NE would rather not play Baltimore. I tend to agree. Don't see where Baltimore was the "inferior" team last night or all year. Ngata...
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    We haven't been able to run against Baltimore...

    We haven't been able to run against Baltimore since about 1999. We couldn't run against them this year even in the two games Bell played. I wouldn't judge Harris based on last night's game.
  13. 19 runs, 48 passes, plus another five pass plays...

    19 runs, 48 passes, plus another five pass plays that ended up as sacks. Sorry, can't see that as being too focused on the run. We got manhandled at the LOS. We had turnovers. There were some...
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    Parker flipped into the end zone in the Super...

    Parker flipped into the end zone in the Super Bowl against Seattle and I don't recall Cowher bringing the hammer down. He might have; I just don't recall. I wish the players wouldn't do it. It's not...
  15. Ben's "escapades"? In the Nevada case, the...

    Ben's "escapades"? In the Nevada case, the woman's own e-mails indicate she initiated the incident. She never did go to the police. In GA, I smelled a rat when I noted that Ben was described in the...
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    Players are usually too optimistic. I remember...

    Players are usually too optimistic. I remember when Pouncey got hurt in the 2010 AFCC game. He insisted he would play in the Super Bowl. Of course, he didn't. As it turned out, the ankle was unstable...
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    The media has a herd mentality. Fasten their...

    The media has a herd mentality. Fasten their teeth into one story line and shake it to death. Nothing we can do about it, but at the same time, the media will not affect the outcome one iota.
  18. Thread: RB Ben Tate

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    Character issues aside, I didn't see Blount do...

    Character issues aside, I didn't see Blount do much on the field other than in mop-up duty against Carolina. Harris showed more explosiveness in one play Sunday than Blount did for us all year. But...
  19. Thread: RB Ben Tate

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    A whole bunch of Advil is bad for the kidneys....

    A whole bunch of Advil is bad for the kidneys. Just take two. He who bringeth the wood hurts less than he who receiveth the wood.
  20. Thread: RB Ben Tate

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    I'm aware that they need to add a 3rd RB, but...

    I'm aware that they need to add a 3rd RB, but doubt that Tate is anything more than a warm body for use only in a worst-case emergency. He will have had three days of practice at the most. He was cut...
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    Jones was mediocre last year and I doubt he has...

    Jones was mediocre last year and I doubt he has improved. Let's go with Harris and Archer. Haley will figure out a way to compensate for the loss of Bell's pass protection and receiving abilities. (...
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    If Bell's knee hurts he won't be as fast, shifty...

    If Bell's knee hurts he won't be as fast, shifty and strong as he usually is. And mentally might be tentative. You can't just shoot him up with a painkiller because then he won't be able to tell if...
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    It's a miracle!

    It's a miracle!
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    Can you name any coaches who go into extensive...

    Can you name any coaches who go into extensive details about injuries and the player's status for the next game if they can avoid it? Belichick certainly doesn't. Unless the player is clearly out...
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    OK, the coach deserves some of the credit or...

    OK, the coach deserves some of the credit or some of the blame, depending on the outcome.

    "There is nothing new under the sun." - Ecclesiastes.
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