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Old 07-21-2014, 12:23 PM   #26
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Jeez I forgot how bad that was. Cupcakes vs Hyenas.
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Old 07-21-2014, 12:31 PM   #27
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I watched every minute of the actual game. Who knows how long it would take to get back to a super bowl. I felt sick the entire time. There were rage fits, screaming and lots of alcohol.

Re-watching the sound fx brings all of those feelings back with a vengeance. **** that. I could only make it into the 3rd of that ****.
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Old 07-21-2014, 12:36 PM   #28
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Old 07-21-2014, 12:51 PM   #29
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I was laughing by the time Harvin plunged the dagger at the start of the second half. My team sure knows how to bomb. It would be hard to throw a game in such a spectacular fashion. It was almost a work of modern art.
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Old 07-21-2014, 12:58 PM   #30
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I had some friends over for the game....about halfway through the game, I wanted everyone to just leave. They aren't Denver fans and probably secretly enjoyed the schadenfreude of the game....they are Browns and Bengals fans, so they probably secretly loved every minute of my agony.

I don't think I barely said a word after the start of the 3rd period....I just wanted the game to end and for everyone to go home.

I was like a crock pot and I slowly stewed all game, but someone forgot to turn the temp down and after everyone left I couldn't sleep, didn't feel like cleaning up, I just sat in my chair sulking about the 4 hour letdown I had just witnessed.

I just kept smoking bowl after bowl trying to smoke myself into a stupor.

That game sucked hairy ape nuts....Denver didn't bother to show up and then they put up about as much fight as Samwell Tarly did when he first got to The Wall and had to train in the 'Game of Thrones'.

What a fun ride it was all season....and that one single game left dirty **** stains over everything else that happened all season.
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Old 07-21-2014, 01:01 PM   #31
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Old 07-21-2014, 01:03 PM   #32
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I remember being very concerned about the potential for cold weather. Never considered the possibility of a category 5 shiatstorm.
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Old 07-21-2014, 01:33 PM   #33
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A little ****** like you knows a lot about men's junk, likes to talk about it eh?
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Old 07-21-2014, 01:42 PM   #34
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it could always be worse.....



"One Denver Broncos fan decided that his team had nothing to worry about in Super Bowl XLVIII and started celebrating early by getting a tattoo"
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Old 07-21-2014, 01:52 PM   #35
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Old 07-21-2014, 01:58 PM   #36
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I had some friends over for the game....about halfway through the game, I wanted everyone to just leave. They aren't Denver fans and probably secretly enjoyed the schadenfreude of the game....they are Browns and Bengals fans, so they probably secretly loved every minute of my agony.

I don't think I barely said a word after the start of the 3rd period....I just wanted the game to end and for everyone to go home.

I was like a crock pot and I slowly stewed all game, but someone forgot to turn the temp down and after everyone left I couldn't sleep, didn't feel like cleaning up, I just sat in my chair sulking about the 4 hour letdown I had just witnessed.

I just kept smoking bowl after bowl trying to smoke myself into a stupor.

That game sucked hairy ape nuts....Denver didn't bother to show up and then they put up about as much fight as Samwell Tarly did when he first got to The Wall and had to train in the 'Game of Thrones'.

What a fun ride it was all season....and that one single game left dirty **** stains over everything else that happened all season.
This is exactly why I don't invite anyone over when the Bronco's play in the SB. My melancholy was so deep I don't even want another Bronco fan around to commiserate with. I don't want to talk...at all...to anyone.

Good thing I wasn't mike'd up or you would have heard retching sounds mixed with profound sobbing continuously after the opening kickoff. And lots of swear words, lots and lots of swear words. My kids got a serious lesson in how to swear that day.
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Old 07-21-2014, 02:02 PM   #37
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I watched the whole thing completely sober. I didn't watch the post game BS though. I had a sick feeling in my stomach when the first play went for a safety. I hoped we would bounce back but never did. Considering how banged up the D was I thought they did enough to give the offense a chance early in the game. It was just an epic fail all the way around. From not planning for noise to not game planning for Harvin. For the past two years we started slow and have had bone headed penalties and turnovers. I really hope this team learned something from this game. We will find out soon enough.
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Old 07-21-2014, 02:04 PM   #38
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The last few years I have watched all Broncos games alone. I like it better that way. I don't want distractions during the game. I would never have people over when the Broncos are in the SB. Hopefully I'll we watching it alone again this year.
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Old 07-21-2014, 02:11 PM   #39
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The last few years I have watched all Broncos games alone. I like it better that way. I don't want distractions during the game. I would never have people over when the Broncos are in the SB. Hopefully I'll we watching it alone again this year.
I thought I was the only one, lol. I would rather watch the game alone, especially not with people that ask a bunch of stupid questions. I enjoy watching every single play and not missing a beat. Other people just water down the experience.
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Old 07-21-2014, 02:18 PM   #40
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I remember not even getting angry - I was just sad. I felt bad watching an entire season of amazing plays and awesome wins blown away by literally 30 minutes of brain fart football.

The pain from that Super Bowl loss still doesn't compare to the Jacksonville 1996 upset - I was in the stadium that day and it was an unbelievably sad place to be. Still have bad flashbacks watching Natrone Means and Mark Brunell run up and down the field - it was horrible to watch knowing that the clock was ticking on Elway's career. Manning already has his ring - so I didn't get that sense this time around. Weird thing though is that game really solidified my fandom for me - the Broncos really do entertain us.
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Old 07-21-2014, 04:19 PM   #41
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Old 07-21-2014, 04:38 PM   #42
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I watched it all but I began HEAVY drinking by the end of the first. Memory is a little fuzzy but I remember arguing with fellow broncos fan about how they wanted to quit being fans because of the game. Hard not stomach but I stay true, will not tolerate talks of quitting on orange and blue
To be clear, this is what I was referring to. If you quit watching the SB halfway through, no judgement. I wouldn't have made it the whole game without half a dozen beers.
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Old 07-21-2014, 05:43 PM   #43
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It didn't sound like they quit. They looked shocked and frustrated. At the 35 minute mark, Welker asks Manning about that Bills-Oilers greatest comeback game like they still have a chance down 36-0.
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Old 07-21-2014, 09:58 PM   #44
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I watched the entire game, I do every single game. Even when getting blown out I force myself to endure the misery. It gets me jacked up ready to argue with grocery clerks working the oatmeal section....OMG, I died laughing just writing that.

I won't watch the replay though, miced up or not.
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Old 07-21-2014, 10:57 PM   #45
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