Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Page 5 of 5 Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Go down

Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Tue 18 Sep 2018, 9:09 pm

First topic message reminder :

I mean are we even sure Gordon isn't a one year wonder who never stuck around for his drop off season.

A lot of hype for a guy who's had more near comebacks than games played in years
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down


Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Lowlandbrit on Sun 03 Feb 2019, 4:10 pm

Lowlandbrit wrote:Kellen Moore, Mike Kafka and Ryan Lindley are all QB coaches, and could be serious OC or maybe even HC candidates next year. DeMarco Murray is now a RB coach at the University of Arizona. Where has the time gone?
Cowboys decided to ditch Linehan and Kellen Moore is now the Cowboys OC. Jon Kitna will be the new QB coach.

Kellen Moore, who was available in the same draft as Luck, Tannehill, Wilson, Foles and Cousins (same goes for Lindley). Erm

Lowlandbrit

Posts : 1999
Join date : 2011-06-15
Location : Netherlands

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Good Golly I'm Olly on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 3:13 am

Kings.
Good Golly I'm Olly
Good Golly I'm Olly

Posts : 45607
Join date : 2011-09-18
Age : 23
Location : Chris Woakes's wardrobe

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Pr4wn on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 3:33 am

Literally the worst Superbowl I've ever watched.

Pr4wn
Moderator
Moderator

Posts : 4661
Join date : 2011-03-09
Location : Manila, Philippines

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 6:57 am

3 points lmfao
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Dolphin Ziggler on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 8:35 am

First one I’ve watched through and the only touchdown happened when my picture went. I’d like to take my fair share of responsibility

Dolphin Ziggler
Dolphin
Dolphin

Posts : 21484
Join date : 2012-03-01
Age : 29
Location : Wollongong

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Pr4wn on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 8:37 am

It's sad that this sport is trending in the wrong direction.

Pr4wn
Moderator
Moderator

Posts : 4661
Join date : 2011-03-09
Location : Manila, Philippines

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 10:18 am

Last year's game was fantastic.

This one was terrible. It happens
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by BamBam on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 10:31 am

Only lasted till half time, the first I've not managed to watch through to the end. No matter what you think of the Patriots, it's bloody impressive

BamBam

Posts : 14777
Join date : 2011-03-17
Age : 29

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Good Golly I'm Olly on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 10:33 am

GSC wrote:Last year's game was fantastic.

This one was terrible. It happens

Exactly - championship games were great this year, last year mostly meh.
Good Golly I'm Olly
Good Golly I'm Olly

Posts : 45607
Join date : 2011-09-18
Age : 23
Location : Chris Woakes's wardrobe

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Lowlandbrit on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 12:52 pm

Pr4wn wrote:Literally the worst Superbowl I've ever watched.
It was like one of those terrible early Thursday night games.

Lowlandbrit

Posts : 1999
Join date : 2011-06-15
Location : Netherlands

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 1:02 pm

When it mattered, McVay coached scared the last 2 games. 12 months after Doug showed how to beat Belichick in the big game.

Also Goff is helpless without McVay doing everything bar throwing the ball for him
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Good Golly I'm Olly on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 1:40 pm

GSC wrote:When it mattered, McVay coached scared the last 2 games. 12 months after Doug showed how to beat Belichick in the big game.

Also Goff is helpless without McVay doing everything bar throwing the ball for him

Boston media reported before the game a “unnamed” Patriots DB said “we believe Goff is going to sh*t himself” - they weren’t wrong. He was poor really since that Chiefs game

Rams have a lot of decisions to make this off season too in relation to free agents and potential retirements, and not a whole lot of draft picks either.
Good Golly I'm Olly
Good Golly I'm Olly

Posts : 45607
Join date : 2011-09-18
Age : 23
Location : Chris Woakes's wardrobe

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 2:10 pm

Goff has always **** the bed when it mattered. Did it against Atlanta last year, did against the Eagles in the reg season that year.
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Lowlandbrit on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 2:14 pm

Goff has improved since he was drafted, but not beyond the awkward slightly above average starter level (aka the Kirk Cousins zone). It'll be interesting to see if they extend him once his rookie contract is up (would have been a fun extra twist if they'd won).

Lowlandbrit

Posts : 1999
Join date : 2011-06-15
Location : Netherlands

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by twelve283 on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 5:02 pm

We won and I actually enjoyed the game but i'm sure it wasn't as much fun if you're a neutral. Gotta appreciate two defensive game plans being executed well and yeah Goff played a bad game, maybe if he'd played even above average it would have been a different outcome.

twelve283

Posts : 852
Join date : 2011-04-16

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by skins4ever on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 5:42 pm

Far from the worst SB I've seen, given some of the blowouts there have been but I was disappointed the Rams O didn't turn up. Both D's played LO, but the Pats blew the Rams OL away. Fantastic D prep from Belichick, like him or not, he has the ability to scheme up a shutdown D against any O. Look what he did against the Chargers, Chiefs and now Rams. Never taken to the guy, but he is a genius.

skins4ever

Posts : 1390
Join date : 2011-03-22

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by crazy_dave23 on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 7:35 pm

The only thing it really had going for it was that it was close almost the whole way through, so as much as the Rams were really doing nothing on offence, there was at least the potential for it to get interesting all of a sudden...

But yeah, didn't enjoy it that much... partly the inevitability of a Pats win!

crazy_dave23

Posts : 3503
Join date : 2011-03-14
Location : East Anglia

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 9:55 pm

I don't even think it was a great defensive game, just poorly played by the Rams and a Pats team that didn't play massively better
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by twelve283 on Mon 04 Feb 2019, 10:33 pm

Goff didn't have a good game for sure, obvious missed opportunities in the replays, but both the Patriots and Rams executed their defensive game plans well and that was the bigger reason for the scoreline.

twelve283

Posts : 852
Join date : 2011-04-16

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Pr4wn on Tue 05 Feb 2019, 3:45 am

GSC wrote:Last year's game was fantastic.

This one was terrible. It happens

Lowest ratings for a superbowl in 10 years. Not specific to this game alone, the sport in general is trending in the wrong direction.

Pr4wn
Moderator
Moderator

Posts : 4661
Join date : 2011-03-09
Location : Manila, Philippines

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Good Golly I'm Olly on Tue 05 Feb 2019, 7:44 am

Well you cherry pick a game (in which a lot of America is fed up with the Pats) or you can look at the wider picture and see ratings climbed 5% again this regular season and 9% in the playoffs - with the NFL still having the highest rated shows on TV...
Good Golly I'm Olly
Good Golly I'm Olly

Posts : 45607
Join date : 2011-09-18
Age : 23
Location : Chris Woakes's wardrobe

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Pr4wn on Tue 05 Feb 2019, 8:01 am

The NFL just seems to be courting all the wrong kinds of controversy, in my view.

And it's not just "cherry-picking a game", it's the Superbowl.

Pr4wn
Moderator
Moderator

Posts : 4661
Join date : 2011-03-09
Location : Manila, Philippines

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Tue 05 Feb 2019, 8:57 am

It's also a SB with the Pats, who everyone is bored of, and the Rams, whose own fanbase doesn't care about them.
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Tue 05 Feb 2019, 9:03 am

It also needs to be placed into context against how we consume media is vastly different to even 5 years ago, let alone 10.
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by TM Moot on Sat 09 Feb 2019, 8:12 am

skins4ever wrote:Far from the worst SB I've seen, given some of the blowouts there have been but I was disappointed the Rams O didn't turn up. Both D's played LO, but the Pats blew the Rams OL away. Fantastic D prep from Belichick, like him or not, he has the ability to scheme up a shutdown D against any O. Look what he did against the Chargers, Chiefs and now Rams. Never taken to the guy, but he is a genius.

This.

Bit of a fan for a defensive battle where every First Down matters... saying that both O's weren't great (bar Edelman)…. At least it was up for grabs well into the 4th.

Roll on September Rolling Eyes

TM Moot

Posts : 1592
Join date : 2011-04-27
Location : Somersetshire

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Lowlandbrit on Sat 09 Feb 2019, 3:28 pm

TM Moot wrote:Roll on September Rolling Eyes
AAF starts this weekend. The Memphis team is being coached by Mike Singletary and starting Christian Hackenberg at QB, and that's about as high profile as it gets.

Lowlandbrit

Posts : 1999
Join date : 2011-06-15
Location : Netherlands

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by JDizzle on Mon 11 Feb 2019, 7:15 pm

Kyler Murray declared he is concentrating on football full time. It will be fascinating to see where he ends up going and how successful he is.

In less thrilling news, the Browns have signed Kareem Hunt. Makes it a lot harder to root for them.

JDizzle

Posts : 4735
Join date : 2011-03-11

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Lowlandbrit on Wed 13 Feb 2019, 4:39 pm

Lowlandbrit wrote:if [the Broncos'] GM could actually recognise a good QB they'd be set for a while...
And... they're trading for Joe Flacco.

Lowlandbrit

Posts : 1999
Join date : 2011-06-15
Location : Netherlands

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by GSC on Wed 13 Feb 2019, 4:42 pm

Elway does it again!
GSC
GSC

Posts : 38497
Join date : 2011-03-28
Age : 26
Location : Leicester

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Good Golly I'm Olly on Wed 13 Feb 2019, 5:33 pm

Absolutely magnificent
Good Golly I'm Olly
Good Golly I'm Olly

Posts : 45607
Join date : 2011-09-18
Age : 23
Location : Chris Woakes's wardrobe

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by JDizzle on Wed 13 Feb 2019, 8:18 pm

In Elway’s defence, he did throw a football a long way once. John is only human.

JDizzle

Posts : 4735
Join date : 2011-03-11

Back to top Go down

Re: Ongoing NFL Discussion Thread V

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 5 of 5 Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum