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    It's quite possible. A full-strength Steelers...

    It's quite possible. A full-strength Steelers vs. a full-strength Patriots would be a great game, and I would take the winner of that contest over whatever full-strength team the NFC could offer. ...
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    Congrats on a strong season. A healthy team...

    Congrats on a strong season. A healthy team would have been an even tougher out.
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    Perhaps, but you're forgetting about the...

    Perhaps, but you're forgetting about the opponent.

    If the opposing team had stopped 9 out of 11 two-point conversion attempts, would you still try one?
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    Here's the equation: 1 Peyton Manning + 1 Home...

    Here's the equation: 1 Peyton Manning + 1 Home Playoff Game = 1 And Done

    It's what he does. He has nine of them so far; I'm rooting for the Black and Gold to make it ten.
  5. Thread: The Pats**...

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    They used one with 3:56 left in the game. They...

    They used one with 3:56 left in the game. They used the other two at the end of the game (with 0:38 and 0:33 left).

    Play-by-play can be found at si.com.
  6. Thread: The Pats**...

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    I'm pretty sure they were out of timeouts at that...

    I'm pretty sure they were out of timeouts at that point.
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    Thank you, and best wishes to all here for a...

    Thank you, and best wishes to all here for a gracious and joyful day.
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    True, but you can also apply that logic to the...

    True, but you can also apply that logic to the AFC North.

    Take out the Steelers (12-5 since 2002, also very impressive), and the rest of the AFC North is 9-15 in the playoffs.

    Of course,...
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    This is also a good way to evaluate division...

    This is also a good way to evaluate division strength, and you're absolutely correct, more often than not, the AFCN sends multiple teams to the playoffs. Since 2002 (13 years), the AFC North has...
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    And last year the AFC North played the AFC South...

    And last year the AFC North played the AFC South and the NFC South, two of the worst divisions (NFC South division winner was under .500; AFC South featured teams that picked #2 and #3 in the 2015...
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    Are you familiar with the Jeff Sagarin's ranking...

    Are you familiar with the Jeff Sagarin's ranking site?

    In 2015, the AFC East is ranked 3rd, the AFC North is ranked 4th. Here is a link.
    In 2014, the AFC East finished 1st, the AFC North...
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    The math is good now. I don't see every...

    The math is good now. I don't see every Steelers game, so I don't know how many calls have been missed, but I don't doubt that there's been a few.
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    Better check your math there.

    Better check your math there.
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    You can see the statistics for all teams for...

    You can see the statistics for all teams for roughing the passer calls using this URL: http://www.nflpenalties.com/penalty/roughing-the-passer?year=2015

    So far this year, both the Steelers and...
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    I doubt the Pats would pick him up. The Pats...

    I doubt the Pats would pick him up.

    The Pats had Jeff Demps for a while - another pure speed guy. Couldn't make the team.
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    Practice time, film study, weight room - the...

    Practice time, film study, weight room - the players are putting in a lot more than 3 hours per year.

    And when their careers are over, they get to face a shorter than average lifespan filled with...
  17. Thanks for the kind words. And I don't have...

    Thanks for the kind words.

    And I don't have any gizmos that keep me informed, as you ask. It only seems like that because I don't post very often, and try to stay on topic and not be the first...
  18. Every team has idiot fans that over-react based...

    Every team has idiot fans that over-react based on early season outcomes.

    And some fans are idiots no matter what their team does - we have our fair share of those up here, too.
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    I agree with your conclusion, but don't let the...

    I agree with your conclusion, but don't let the lack of 1st round draft choices on offense imply that there's a lack of talent there.

    Edelman and Amendola have tremendous short-area quickness...
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    Awesome! Thanks for posting that.

    Awesome! Thanks for posting that.
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    Can you imagine that the Pats coach/GM used a 4th...

    Can you imagine that the Pats coach/GM used a 4th round pick on a kicker back in 2006? What was he thinking?
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    Not disagreeing with you, but thought you might...

    Not disagreeing with you, but thought you might want to see some numbers.

    According to profootballreference.com 2014 stats (16 game regular season):

    Pittsburgh QBs completed 102 passes to RBs,...
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    Hope he's back sooner rather than later. It's...

    Hope he's back sooner rather than later.

    It's a better league when the best players are on the field, and Big Ben is one of the best.
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    The awesomeness also works for road games, too. ...

    The awesomeness also works for road games, too. It's preternaturally great for playoff games at Heinz Field. :D
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    OT: Suggs out for year with torn achilles

    Just heard about it. Not a lot of details at this point.

    http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap3000000529815/article/terrell-suggs-will-miss-rest-of-year-with-torn-achilles
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