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snooper2 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-19-11 01:37 PM
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Bumbling Jets Cannot Contend With the Eagles
Source: NYTimes

PHILADELPHIA Mark Sanchez lay face down on the grass early in the second quarter Sunday, his body twisted in a position as uncomfortable as the Jets day at Lincoln Financial Field. He had just fumbled deep in Jets territory, facilitating a 28-point first-half outburst by the Philadelphia Eagles, and for a few seconds he remained on his stomach, as if reluctant to watch any more of what deteriorated into a grisly and comprehensive defeat.

Were lucky they had a heart and stopped scoring, linebacker Calvin Pace said of the Eagles, who pummeled the Jets, 45-19. Because if not, it would have gotten really disgusting.

As the Jets readily admitted, they were outplayed and outcoached, outhustled and outclassed in a loss that might portray linebacker Bart Scott as an oracle. Seen but rarely heard this season, Scott asserted last week that the Jets, despite having won their previous three games, were not a playoff team, let alone a Super Bowl contender.



Read more: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/19/sports/football/jets-...



:rofl:
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PatrynXX Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-19-11 07:27 PM
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1. thought that was the Packers the other day
missing a coach and starting a new quarterback and the Chiefs still beat the packers. facepalm do'h
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dtexdem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-20-11 12:38 PM
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2. That's why they try to keep birds away from airport runways.
;-)

But, hey, what about those Niners: 20-3 over Pittsburgh!
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joeybee12 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-20-11 01:06 PM
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3. You see, you would have been locked in the old days...
and this sent to the Sports Forum, which is now a "group."
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