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    Why why why????

    Why would you call a T.O. at right before the TWO minute warning.
    NOW the Ravens can pass it b/c an incomplete won't make a difference with the CLOCK!!!
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    Great, we saved 4 SECONDS!!! UGH!
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    Bad clock management..
    Is Mendy braindead also not running out of bounds?

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    Quote Originally Posted by pittpete View Post
    Bad clock management..
    Is Mendy braindead also not running out of bounds?
    Yeah, he went to the same school of clock management that Tomlin did.
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    It wasn't bad clock management.

    What screwed them was the defensive offsides.

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    Quote Originally Posted by steelz09 View Post
    It wasn't bad clock management.

    What screwed them was the defensive offsides.
    Disagree. They either should have called it around 2:50 or saved it until after the 2:00 warning. Instead we had no two minute timeout.

    The 2:04 timeout put us in position to have bad things happen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by steeler_fan_in_t.o. View Post
    Disagree. They either should have called it around 2:50 or saved it until after the 2:00 warning. Instead we had no two minute timeout.

    The 2:04 timeout put us in position to have bad things happen.
    I disagree, on 3rd and 7 with the Ravens offense rarely making more than 5 yards on any given play stopping the clock at 2:04 would have killed the clock at about 1:55 at the worst with it being 4th down. The Steelers get the ball back with 1:48 worst case after the punt.

    They played it right and put the pressure on the Ravens offense to convert a 3rd and 7, the mistake was Kiesel's brain cramp offside penalty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by papillon View Post
    I disagree, on 3rd and 7 with the Ravens offense rarely making more than 5 yards on any given play stopping the clock at 2:04 would have killed the clock at about 1:55 at the worst with it being 4th down. The Steelers get the ball back with 1:48 worst case after the punt.

    They played it right and put the pressure on the Ravens offense to convert a 3rd and 7, the mistake was Kiesel's brain cramp offside penalty.

    Pappy
    I agree with Pappy. Good call. Bad execution.

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    Of course its a good call. Blame Tomlin and not Keisel?

    The agenda is OBVIOUS. WOW

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    What's worse is the two time outs near the goal line that led to 3 points. You can't burn 2 timeouts and not come out with 7 in that situation.

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