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Old 03-04-2010, 08:20 PM   #1
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My Redskins friends are in full meltdown mode as Betts has a larger cult following among their fan base than Hillis does ours. My buddy just texted me: "Shanahan is ****ing up our team! He's making us Denver East and killing the Skins!" Now how funny is that.

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Old 03-04-2010, 08:30 PM   #2
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Every team has fans who are certified idiots it seems.
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:31 PM   #3
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id take betts over arrington in a heartbeat....quick cut arrington!
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:36 PM   #4
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Shanahan can't get along with anyone.
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:39 PM   #6
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Well he's probably waiting for McD to cut Hillis so he can snag him. And Peyton Hillis will make em forget Betts.
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:40 PM   #7
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This is only the beginning

Shanny has to make room for Kirkus and Tatum Bell
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:41 PM   #8
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That's actually surprising given that Betts has outplayed Portis for a few years now. I can see why he has a following there since he's been a backup to diva child and consistently performing better when given the chance.
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:43 PM   #9
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Old 03-04-2010, 08:46 PM   #10
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They are not gonna be Denver East.






They wil be Shanahan East........
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Old 03-04-2010, 09:22 PM   #11
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If they don't watch it...they might end up in the playoffs next year!
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Old 03-04-2010, 09:23 PM   #12
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Betts has had about 12 good games in 8 years....not worth it....
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Old 03-04-2010, 09:25 PM   #13
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I'm a little surprised he cut Betts and Smoot. Did they have bad cap numbers or something?
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Old 03-04-2010, 09:33 PM   #14
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I'm a little surprised he cut Betts and Smoot. Did they have bad cap numbers or something?
Maybe Smoot didn't send Shanny a Love boat invite.
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Old 03-04-2010, 09:34 PM   #15
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That's actually surprising given that Betts has outplayed Portis for a few years now. I can see why he has a following there since he's been a backup to diva child and consistently performing better when given the chance.
It will be kinda cool cause now I can go over to a skins board, do a find and replace with Betts/Hillis, and pretend I'm reading the OM circa last fall.

I haven't been here since the end of the season... Is that crap still going on?
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I'm a little surprised he cut Betts and Smoot. Did they have bad cap numbers or something?
smoot was bad this year.....he lost any ability he had.
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Old 03-04-2010, 09:38 PM   #17
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A coach who wants to bring in his own players? INSANE...
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But, but, but... Shanny doesn't make mistakes! Only young inexperienced coaches like McPoopypants makes stupid moves like this!
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Color me impressed when the skins bring in Mustard for every other week. Or Patrick Hape for that matter.
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Old 03-04-2010, 10:08 PM   #20
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Funny how their fans are angry that he's doing exactly what McD did here. Both franchises will probably be better off in the long run.
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My Redskins friends are in full meltdown mode as Betts has a larger cult following among their fan base than Hillis does ours. My buddy just texted me: "Shanahan is ****ing up our team! He's making us Denver East and killing the Skins!" Now how funny is that.
That's funny... what team they can't get much worse.
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I'm a little surprised he cut Betts and Smoot. Did they have bad cap numbers or something?
there's no such thing as a salary cap in football anymore
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Old 03-04-2010, 11:08 PM   #23
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That's funny... what team they can't get much worse.
The interesting thing is many of their fans are as diluted about where the 2009 Redskins were as some of our fans about where the 2008 Broncos were.
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Old 03-04-2010, 11:16 PM   #24
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A coach who wants to bring in his own players? INSANE...
haha - I was going to make this joke. Why can't Shanahan adjust his system to fit the existing players Gotta have "his guys". I bet the locker room is divided!
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Old 03-04-2010, 11:23 PM   #25
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I like Betts stats from each game last year. -1, 13, 2, -1, 7, 1, 70, 114, and 5. That 114 was a b**** Anyways he will be 31 to start the season and with the other RB's out there like Jones, LT, Westbrook, and Lewis I think the Redskins can find a back better then Betts as a back up.
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