Will the Pats go Undefeated?

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Postposted on Mon Dec 17, 2007 9:10 pm

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PetMiceRnice wrote:While I was very happy to see the Dolphins beat the Ravens today, I was actually hoping they would wait until the next game and beat the Pats instead so that both perfect seasons would be ruined on the same day. But such is life, I am genuinely glad to see Miami get a win this season finally and that they broke that long losing streak.
I'm not. I was hoping they'd accomplish something unprecedented, historic, memorable. Instead they're just another pathetically bad team.


well, IIRC the last time a team went 1-15 it was the Cowboys team that went on to win what, 3 super bowls? So maybe in a couple years we'll be talking about the Dolphins as a dynasty.

Or maybe not.
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Postposted on Mon Dec 17, 2007 9:18 pm

idchafee wrote:Or maybe not.


The more likely scenario...
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Postposted on Sun Dec 23, 2007 10:58 pm

Does anyone know how the Patriots got the 49'ers 1st round pick?
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Postposted on Sun Dec 23, 2007 11:01 pm

idchafee wrote:Does anyone know how the Patriots got the 49'ers 1st round pick?


http://officialnewenglandpatriots.wordp ... -expected/


Next time use Google and don't be lazy! :evil:
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Postposted on Mon Dec 24, 2007 12:14 am

idchafee wrote:Does anyone know how the Patriots got the 49'ers 1st round pick?


Imagine if they got a running back :o
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Postposted on Mon Dec 24, 2007 12:36 am

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idchafee wrote:Does anyone know how the Patriots got the 49'ers 1st round pick?


http://officialnewenglandpatriots.wordp ... -expected/


Next time use Google and don't be lazy! :evil:


I did! I couldn't find anything other than mock drafts!
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Postposted on Wed Dec 26, 2007 8:35 pm

http://money.cnn.com/2007/12/26/news/co ... tm?cnn=yes

At least we get to watch it.

League announces that game, in which New England could be the first NFL team ever to go 16-0, will now be available to every TV viewer in the country.
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Postposted on Wed Dec 26, 2007 9:49 pm

I'm sure they'll be happy afterwards too.
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Postposted on Wed Dec 26, 2007 10:34 pm

PRIME1 wrote:http://money.cnn.com/2007/12/26/news/companies/nfl.ap/index.htm?cnn=yes

At least we get to watch it.

Which means we have to listen to Bryant Gumbel. I think I'll leave the sound off and just watch. After all, it's not as if Eli's going to have a chance.
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Postposted on Wed Dec 26, 2007 10:53 pm

The NFL had faced mounting pressure from lawmakers in recent weeks to make the game available to more viewers.

Excuse me, but...lawmakers? Don't they have something else to do?
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Postposted on Wed Dec 26, 2007 10:59 pm

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The NFL had faced mounting pressure from lawmakers in recent weeks to make the game available to more viewers.

Excuse me, but...lawmakers? Don't they have something else to do?


yeah, like get to the bottom of the baseball steroid schedule!
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Postposted on Thu Dec 27, 2007 12:14 am

UberGerbil wrote:I'm sure they'll be happy afterwards too.


Yeah, he does pretty much use that same speech every week.
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Postposted on Thu Dec 27, 2007 1:28 am

I like this one too.
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UberGerbil wrote:I'm sure they'll be happy afterwards too.
Yeah, he does pretty much use that same speech every week.
Except after the Steelers game -- didn't he pretty much agree the entire city of Pittsburgh was now his b*tch? (Where's our OP? :lol: )
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Postposted on Sat Dec 29, 2007 11:36 pm

That turned out to be a pretty good game!
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Postposted on Sat Dec 29, 2007 11:42 pm

I hope they get waxed by the Packers in the Super Bowl
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Postposted on Sun Dec 30, 2007 12:45 am

LOL.. packers... what is favre's record in dallas again?

And if the patriots play against peyton manning like they did against eli they won't be there either. But still I would consider the patriots, really the pack is just a good team, but a good team with too many holes.
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Postposted on Sun Dec 30, 2007 12:55 am

One of the more enjoyable games I've ever seen.
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Postposted on Sun Dec 30, 2007 12:56 am

Really I just hope they go 19-0 so someone can shut up the '72 dolphins drinking their champagne or whatever when some team loses. It was 35 years ago. Get over it.
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Re: Will the Pats go Undefeated?

Postposted on Sun Dec 30, 2007 1:08 am

pete_roth wrote:Will the Pats go Undefeated?


They earned it, if you ask me. It was a damn good game as well.

I really don't seem a team right now that can beat them. Indy I don't even place in the top 5. Dallas was the only true contender and they fell apart these last few weeks.

However. on any given Sunday even Miami can pull of a win. So this is why I don't bet on sports. :wink:
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Postposted on Sun Dec 30, 2007 1:12 am

derFunkenstein wrote:Really I just hope they go 19-0 so someone can shut up the '72 dolphins drinking their champagne or whatever when some team loses. It was 35 years ago. Get over it.
Agreed. Old men being pathetic in public is never pretty.
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Postposted on Sun Dec 30, 2007 8:40 am

cass wrote:LOL.. packers... what is favre's record in dallas again?


Shhhh......we're not going to talk about that.

derFunkenstein wrote:Really I just hope they go 19-0 so someone can shut up the '72 dolphins drinking their champagne or whatever when some team loses. It was 35 years ago. Get over it.


That would be the only bright spot in them winning the whole thing
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Re: Will the Pats go Undefeated?

Postposted on Sun Dec 30, 2007 4:42 pm

PRIME1 wrote:Indy I don't even place in the top 5.


Are you just trying to rile me up, or are you serious?
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Re: Will the Pats go Undefeated?

Postposted on Sun Dec 30, 2007 7:11 pm

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PRIME1 wrote:Indy I don't even place in the top 5.


Are you just trying to rile me up, or are you serious?


A little from column A, a little from column B :wink:
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