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Old 11-14-2011, 03:12 PM   #2976
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Schaub done for season, as is my fantasy team without him. Can we trade Orton for Tate somehow?

http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/72...isfranc-injury
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Old 11-14-2011, 04:03 PM   #2977
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Old 11-14-2011, 04:11 PM   #2978
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Heard Cassel is done for the season
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Old 11-14-2011, 04:59 PM   #2979
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Lots of season ending injuries this week:

Matt Cassel, QB, Kansas City
Matt Schaub, QB, Houston
Knowshon Moreno, RB, Denver
Rashean Mathis, CB, Jacksonville
Leonard Hankerson, WR, Washington
Eric Wood, C, Buffalo
Al Harris, CB, St. Louis
Michael Hoomanawanui, TE, St. Louis
Ebon Britton, OT, Jacksonville
Leon Hall, CB, Cincinnati
George Johnson, DE, Tampa Bay
John Moffitt, OG, Seattle
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Old 11-14-2011, 06:21 PM   #2980
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Why is the trade deadline so flippin early in the season? Makes no sense.
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Old 11-14-2011, 06:26 PM   #2981
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Why is the trade deadline so flippin early in the season? Makes no sense.
They don't want the wholesale house cleaning that other sports have. Those fans may not even recognize the roster from one season to the next.
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Old 11-14-2011, 08:31 PM   #2982
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Schaub done for season, as is my fantasy team without him. Can we trade Orton for Tate somehow?

http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/72...isfranc-injury
Talk about tough luck for Kubes.
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Old 11-14-2011, 08:42 PM   #2983
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Talk about tough luck for Kubes.
I think Leinart holds up for 'em. That division is still his. I think they're the AFC version of SF and if Alex Smith can do it in SF, Leinart can be acceptable in Houston.
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Old 11-14-2011, 08:45 PM   #2984
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I think Leinart holds up for 'em. That division is still his. I think they're the AFC version of SF and if Alex Smith can do it in SF, Leinart can be acceptable in Houston.
If they fold with Leinart and miss the playoffs, does Kubiak get another free pass or does he get the ax?
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Old 11-14-2011, 08:50 PM   #2985
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If they fold with Leinart and miss the playoffs, does Kubiak get another free pass or does he get the ax?
They're already two games up on Tenn so if they fold entirely, I think it'd be reasonable to axe him. He'd have thrown away too much talent. I just can't see them not winning the division so finally making the playoffs will be enough considering their QB went down for the year.

Just look at their win over the Bucs. Shaub was 11/15 for 242 but 158 yds of that came on two plays and both were big run after the catch plays. Take those away and he's 9/13 for 84 yds. That was good enough to destroy TB. If he can't eek out a few more wins and back into the playoffs with that, he deserves to lose his job. I just don't see it happening.
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Old 11-14-2011, 09:59 PM   #2986
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If they fold with Leinart and miss the playoffs, does Kubiak get another free pass or does he get the ax?
Mario Williams Season ending injury, Arian Foster banged up hammy for first few games, AJ out several weeks and now Schaub... I think he willow get the injury excuse and return.
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Old 11-15-2011, 12:01 AM   #2987
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I think Houston will continue to win games with Matt Leinart at the helm....at least enough games to win the division.
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Old 11-15-2011, 10:36 AM   #2988
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Houston's success has perhaps been more about their defense (1st in ypg, 2nd in ppg) than offense (8th in ypg, 5th in ppg). So maybe they'll survive.
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Old 11-15-2011, 10:39 AM   #2989
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Houston's success has perhaps been more about their defense (1st in ypg, 2nd in ppg) than offense (8th in ypg, 5th in ppg). So maybe they'll survive.
yeah, it's funny about that. For years Kubes was in arguably the toughest division in the NFL
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Old 11-15-2011, 12:57 PM   #2990
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Old 11-15-2011, 01:07 PM   #2991
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Excellent.

I loved this in the comments:

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I can just picture Gruden watching Brad Johnson throw the ball away after getting out of the pocket, thinking to himself, “How the **** do we keep getting away with these? There hasn’t been a grounding call yet this season! This is awesome!”
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Old 11-16-2011, 12:13 PM   #2992
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Supposedly Kolb was telling his team what the plays were during the AZ-Philly game. If they really didn't update their signals, we should all come together to give Andy Reid one big, collective facepalm.

From the PFT article:

“During the two-minute drill, you almost feel guilty,Kolb said. “Mike’s sitting there giving the signals, and I’m standing there on our sidelines, screaming at our corners, ‘Hey it’s a go ball, hey he’s running a screen, hey he’s running a slant.’”
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Old 11-16-2011, 12:28 PM   #2993
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Hey, give Andy Reid a break here. I really think it's unreasonable to think that Vick could learn a new set of signals. I mean he'd be so hopelessly confused mixing up the old ones with the new ones nobody would know what he'd think he was running out there.
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Old 11-20-2011, 08:04 PM   #2994
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I've got to give Tony Gonzalez his props.

He is now 2nd all time in career receptions....which is insane for a tight end.

1119 career receptions for 13,024 receiving yards and 95 TDs.

Dude is 35 years old and has 50 receptions for 561 yards and 7 TDs this year.

He's only missed 2 games his entire career.

Impressive....but Shannon Sharpe has 3 rings and Gonzo hasn't even come close to sniffing one.
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Old 11-20-2011, 08:09 PM   #2995
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I've got to give Tony Gonzalez his props.

He is now 2nd all time in career receptions....which is insane for a tight end.

1119 career receptions for 13,024 receiving yards and 95 TDs.

Dude is 35 years old and has 50 receptions for 561 yards and 7 TDs this year.

He's only missed 2 games his entire career.

Impressive....but Shannon Sharpe has 3 rings and Gonzo hasn't even come close to sniffing one.
At least he got out of KFC and has a chance to win.
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Old 11-20-2011, 08:16 PM   #2996
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I knew it would be used as a handle at some point
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I knew it would be used as a handle at some point
I saw that. At first they thought it was a horse collar because he threw him down so hard. He would've had a TD if not for the hair.
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I knew it would be used as a handle at some point
That is why a flat top is the best hair style ever!
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That is why a flat top is the best hair style ever!
Is that REALLY why? Tell the truth.
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Hey, give Andy Reid a break here. I really think it's unreasonable to think that Vick could learn a new set of signals. I mean he'd be so hopelessly confused mixing up the old ones with the new ones nobody would know what he'd think he was running out there.
maybe not Vick, but Ron Mexico could do it and he'd spread the Herp to all the skanks in the process!
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