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NFL 2016-17 Thread

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by jrd617, Sep 5, 2013.

  1. archibaldleach

    archibaldleach Distinguished Member

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    Same here. Can't really blame the guy, though. You get two hands within half a foot of the ball, you have a good shot of getting the block. There's just no way to know the exact angle the kick is going to go (not responding to you so much as some others).
     


  2. skitlets

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    The missed block on Dawson's FG doesn't matter, the Packers were offsides and a flag was thrown.
     


  3. whiteslashasian

    whiteslashasian Stylish Dinosaur

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    I didn't realize this till much later last night. Still would have made for some EXCITING football in the moment.

    How would the offsides flag have affected the 0:02 left on the clock as of the snap? Do they reset the game clock?
     
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  4. Ketawa

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    I don't know if it's reset to 0:02 or the play is untimed, but it doesn't matter -- a game can't end on a defensive penalty
     


  5. whiteslashasian

    whiteslashasian Stylish Dinosaur

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    Right, I forgot about that. Thanks.
     


  6. Texasmade

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    If he would've blocked the kick, that would've forced Phil Dawson to have to rekick in another pressure packed situation. Phil is a pretty good kicker and at that distance the accuracy rate is probably like 99%, but I doubt he would want to have to kick again right after his first kick got blocked in a season deciding situation.
     


  7. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    Teams that beat Denver this year:

    Indy
    Pats
    San Diego

    Denvers next 2 games:

    San Diego
    Indy or Pats

    :plain:
     
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    Don't worry it will be playoffs so Peyton will be fantas- Oh wait...
     


  9. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    :angry:
     


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    every game is so epic this weekend. the epic-ness is epic.
     


  11. Wade

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    hopefully carolina beats sf and then seattle at centurylink
     


  12. Mark Anthony

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    Halfway there with you Wade. Cards beating SF - hope so. That said a Seahawks-Niners rematch would be fun.

    Go 'Hawks!!!

    "It's payback, Russell Wilson falling way back
    In the draft, turn nothing into something, still can make that
    Straw into gold chump"
    -Eminem (Monster)
     


  13. JayJay

    JayJay Stylish Dinosaur

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    I think the Saints are done unless Brees performs a miracle.
     


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    my bro said bad coaching on the saints management and i have to agree. if they would have let brees play that 4th down instead of failing the field goal, things would be different i think. just look at the passes just now resulting in a TD
     


  15. in stitches

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    Why in the hell did he not just get out of bounds. That was such a crappy way to end that.
     


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