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Re: All about sports

Postby halabar » Thu Apr 25, 2013 9:26 am

Klaudandus wrote:http://news.yahoo.com/ex-wife-wants-dodger-divorce-142907650.html

Talk about a gold digger.


Since the team is safely out of their hands, I could care less what happens to those two. Hopefully each of their lawyers with bleed the other dry.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Klaudandus » Thu Apr 25, 2013 4:35 pm

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Re: All about sports

Postby Shoju » Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:11 am

This year's draft was such a snooze fest. Boring Boring Boring Boring. And then, in the infinite wisdom of Lombardi (michael, not Vince) we took a Dlineman who has never played as an OLB to be our new OLB opposite Kruger, when we had a 2 years start who fit the mold already.

Oh, and the guy we drafted lit up the SEC with 4.5 sacks last year. Yes. We're off to a stellar start.

At least we put the "bark" back in the dawg pound (ugh... Kill me now)
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Re: All about sports

Postby Teranoid » Fri Apr 26, 2013 12:18 pm

I learned two things last night from the draft:

Manti Te'o is basically radioactive
Buffalo will never win anything. Ever.
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Re: All about sports

Postby CrimsonEyes » Fri Apr 26, 2013 1:01 pm

Aaaand Westbrook goes down for the playoffs with a tear. That makes the West even more jumbled than it was.

I do swear the Heat are getting every break they could, at least as far as injuries are going. And it does seem like the injury fairy is much more active this season than others, seems like more Stars went down this year than any in recent memory.

And that's not even touching Rose being at 100% but still not playing.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Klaudandus » Fri Apr 26, 2013 1:51 pm

Teranoid wrote:I learned two things last night from the draft:

Manti Te'o is basically radioactive
Buffalo will never win anything. Ever.


Manti is not as good as notre dame said he was, the bcs game put that out to everyone... The fake gf thing didnt help at all from a psych standpoint
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Re: All about sports

Postby Shoju » Fri Apr 26, 2013 2:48 pm

There is a rumor floating around that the Browns are looking to trade into the second round. No speculation on who they are after, but they are offering:

3rd, 4th, and Atabya Rubin (SP?) Would be sad to see him go, and that feels a little cheap, but conventional wisdom would point to them going after a QB, or possibly a CB. I hope it's a CB, since I'm pretty sure that Smith will be off the board by whatever pick they are getting.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Teranoid » Fri Apr 26, 2013 4:19 pm

Ahaha the Jets took another QB.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Klaudandus » Fri Apr 26, 2013 5:13 pm

Teranoid wrote:Ahaha the Jets took another QB.


You imply they have qbs in the first place.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Fridmarr » Fri Apr 26, 2013 6:52 pm

Klaud, your favorite owner is at it again:
http://www.ketv.com/sports/Sources-Jeff ... index.html
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Re: All about sports

Postby Klaudandus » Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:14 pm

Fridmarr wrote:Klaud, your favorite owner is at it again:
http://www.ketv.com/sports/Sources-Jeff ... index.html


Jeffrey Loria would sell Babe Ruth to the Yankees if he had been the Sawx owners back in those days.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Shoju » Sat Apr 27, 2013 10:42 am

Klaudandus wrote:
Fridmarr wrote:Klaud, your favorite owner is at it again:
http://www.ketv.com/sports/Sources-Jeff ... index.html


Jeffrey Loria would sell Babe Ruth to the Yankees if he had been the Sawx owners back in those days.


NO he wouldn't have. He would have given him away
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Re: All about sports

Postby Shoju » Sat Apr 27, 2013 1:05 pm

The Browns are executing a new strategy. Don't draft anyone unless you absolutely can't trade the pick for next year.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Nakama » Sat Apr 27, 2013 5:10 pm

Apparently the Patriots have a new strategy of their own: Draft from Rutgers. Yeesh.

Standard Belichick stuff though, lots of "who the hell is that?" draft picks in positions of need.

Kansas City didn't seem to draft with any coherent strategy, but I somehow have more faith in Dorsey and Reid's picks than I ever did about the previous regime's.

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Re: All about sports

Postby Koatanga » Sat Apr 27, 2013 6:38 pm

Really strange to watch the Seahawks draft this year. I can't recall ever before going into a draft without any significant needs and the ability to take whatever player we wanted.

I like several of the guys we got, but I wonder how many are going to make the team. We just don't have that many open roster spots. Some will make the practice squad, but some guys are just going to be drafted and cut.

I guess that's why we were willing to take shots on some higher-risk players. If they work, they come with high reward, but if they don't, it's not like we had a roster spot for them anyway.
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Re: All about sports

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Re: All about sports

Postby halabar » Mon Apr 29, 2013 8:49 am

Klaudandus wrote:http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/nfl-shutdown-corner/jets-release-tim-tebow-122822442.html

Tebow released


Thank God. I hope he gets a shot again, but with someone that will give him an actual chance. Look for him to sign a very incentive-laden contract.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Klaudandus » Mon Apr 29, 2013 9:31 am

If not, ESPN can always hire him and partner him with Ray Lewis, and do a sunday morning special called The Sinner and The Saint, maybe even solve crime together as well.

*Hates Ray Lewis with the strength of a thousand suns
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Re: All about sports

Postby Klaudandus » Mon Apr 29, 2013 9:43 am

Some comments on Jason Collins coming out as gay:
- That makes him the third gay wizard, right behind gandalf and dumbledoore.
- I can't imagine the shame his family and loved ones are feeling; to have somebody so close to you humiliate you by openly admitting you're...a Washington Wizard.
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Re: All about sports

Postby halabar » Mon Apr 29, 2013 9:48 am

Klaudandus wrote:If not, ESPN can always hire him and partner him with Ray Lewis, and do a sunday morning special called The Sinner and The Saint, maybe even solve crime together as well.

*Hates Ray Lewis with the strength of a thousand suns


Of course, the fact that he was cut after the draft means that he's got a lot harder chance of finding a gig, but the Jets would have tipped their hand in the draft, so...
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Re: All about sports

Postby halabar » Mon Apr 29, 2013 9:50 am

Klaudandus wrote:Some comments on Jason Collins coming out as gay:
- That makes him the third gay wizard, right behind gandalf and dumbledoore.
- I can't imagine the shame his family and loved ones are feeling; to have somebody so close to you humiliate you by openly admitting you're...a Washington Wizard.


Sigh.. going to be hearing about him for months now. Until an NFL player comes out..
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Re: All about sports

Postby Klaudandus » Mon Apr 29, 2013 10:08 am

halabar wrote:
Klaudandus wrote:Some comments on Jason Collins coming out as gay:
- That makes him the third gay wizard, right behind gandalf and dumbledoore.
- I can't imagine the shame his family and loved ones are feeling; to have somebody so close to you humiliate you by openly admitting you're...a Washington Wizard.


Sigh.. going to be hearing about him for months now. Until an NFL player comes out..


I thought the comments were pretty funny.

Also, didnt they find this nfl player being really cuddly with this other guy in the bahamas?

Nttawwt

I know a bunch of peeps mistake me for gay/bi because i am very pro lgbt...

Even at work, when they crack some gay jokes, sometimes they imply im gay, so i just turned it up in them and say... Well, you didnt complain about me putting it up your ass last night, and things like that.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Flex » Mon Apr 29, 2013 10:27 am

halabar wrote:
Klaudandus wrote:Some comments on Jason Collins coming out as gay:
- That makes him the third gay wizard, right behind gandalf and dumbledoore.
- I can't imagine the shame his family and loved ones are feeling; to have somebody so close to you humiliate you by openly admitting you're...a Washington Wizard.


Sigh.. going to be hearing about him for months now. Until an NFL player comes out..


Not really. He's a bad basketball player with little to no time left in the league.
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Re: All about sports

Postby halabar » Mon Apr 29, 2013 11:18 am

Flex wrote:
halabar wrote:
Klaudandus wrote:Some comments on Jason Collins coming out as gay:
- That makes him the third gay wizard, right behind gandalf and dumbledoore.
- I can't imagine the shame his family and loved ones are feeling; to have somebody so close to you humiliate you by openly admitting you're...a Washington Wizard.


Sigh.. going to be hearing about him for months now. Until an NFL player comes out..


Not really. He's a bad basketball player with little to no time left in the league.


You underestimate the spin machine. Look for howls of protest if he doesn't get resigned. It's actually the ultimate get-another-two-year-deal card.
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Re: All about sports

Postby Flex » Mon Apr 29, 2013 11:29 am

Only from idiots who don't understand how sports works. Which is also a reason why Tebow will never get a starting job, he's not a good quarterback.
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