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#1 papasmurfbell

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Posted 14 January 2018 - 04:47 PM

That was a fun game.


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#2 tsylvester

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Posted 14 January 2018 - 06:57 PM

Well, Pit is not a very good team either.
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Posted 15 January 2018 - 11:12 AM

They are very good.  There are no great teams in the NFL this yr.  This is the most wide open PO in memory.  The Rams, Pats, Saints, Vikes, and Stealers all had about the same shot of winning it all.


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Posted 15 January 2018 - 04:41 PM

They are the new Ravens.

Very Confident Bullies.


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An airtight defense can get the Ravens to the playoffs, but the Flacco who showed up Sunday resembled the one who led the franchise to its last Super Bowl berth. He was the one who coaches and teammates, all preseason long, had said was capable of this.


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Posted 15 January 2018 - 05:35 PM

So will the Vikes be the first team in history to host the SB? They stand a great shot at beating Phili...
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#6 papasmurfbell

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Posted 15 January 2018 - 06:43 PM

The NFC rep was who won Sunday night.


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#7 vmax

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Posted 16 January 2018 - 06:17 PM

 

Jaguars following script of the Ravens' 2000 Super Bowl-winning team.....................http://www.espn.com/...wl-winning-team


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An airtight defense can get the Ravens to the playoffs, but the Flacco who showed up Sunday resembled the one who led the franchise to its last Super Bowl berth. He was the one who coaches and teammates, all preseason long, had said was capable of this.


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Posted 17 January 2018 - 03:54 PM

Rolf, I don't think the Ravens defense ever gave up that total pts in the playoffs that Jax gave up in one game alone.... I could be wrong.....
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#9 papasmurfbell

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Posted 17 January 2018 - 04:00 PM

Did they take their foot off the gas?  Yes.  Marone or someone made the call to pull it back.  But in the end they won.


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Posted 17 January 2018 - 06:33 PM

The Ravens gave up 23 points total in 3 playoff games and 1 Super Bowl.

 

The held the #1 offense to 3 points.

They held the #1 rushing offense to 32 yards.

The Giants O put up 45 points in their championship game. 0 points in the Super Bowl.  :yeah:

The Giants OC?

Shawn Peyton. :fishin:  

 

Nobody could have pushed the Ravens D around like the Steelers did to the Jags.


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An airtight defense can get the Ravens to the playoffs, but the Flacco who showed up Sunday resembled the one who led the franchise to its last Super Bowl berth. He was the one who coaches and teammates, all preseason long, had said was capable of this.


#11 papasmurfbell

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Posted 17 January 2018 - 07:25 PM

It says a lot when you have to look back into the past to look for good things.


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Posted 19 January 2018 - 05:10 PM

Nobody was looking to the past, just shutting down a lame compariaon to one of the greatest defenses of all time.

Also, Jax took their foot off the gas? Hardly, they rarely blitz, yet still were among the top in pressure because of their front 4.

That is the edge they have in this game, Brady's line is not very good & he is not mobile. Add to that the likely hood he has a cut on his throwing hand requiring stiches, and the Jags could win this game.

Pats defense not good against the run, Jags can run the ball well including Bortles. This could be a Jags victory
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#13 vmax

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Posted 21 January 2018 - 01:15 PM

Nobody was looking to the past, just shutting down a lame compariaon to one of the greatest defenses of all time.

Also, Jax took their foot off the gas? Hardly, they rarely blitz, yet still were among the top in pressure because of their front 4.

That is the edge they have in this game, Brady's line is not very good & he is not mobile. Add to that the likely hood he has a cut on his throwing hand requiring stiches, and the Jags could win this game.

Pats defense not good against the run, Jags can run the ball well including Bortles. This could be a Jags victory
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AGREED.

 

Really looking forward to this game.


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An airtight defense can get the Ravens to the playoffs, but the Flacco who showed up Sunday resembled the one who led the franchise to its last Super Bowl berth. He was the one who coaches and teammates, all preseason long, had said was capable of this.


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Posted 21 January 2018 - 01:21 PM

So if Jax wins, does that embolden Ozzie to think that he needs to keep building the defense and stop investing in offense?

This season of super bowl contenders is really an aborition, but will he see it that way?

If Pats are not in it, I would bet this will be the lowest rated super bowl ever...
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#15 papasmurfbell

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Posted 21 January 2018 - 01:52 PM

With the Minneapolis Miracle I think a lot of ppl will be interested.


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