Does anyone realize that...

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by juck, Sep 20, 2006.

  1. juck

    juck Well-Known Member

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    we have the most penalty yards on offense (183) and defense(158).wow.what a swing in points,and we are still looking good.if this gets corrected,lookout.
  2. Stautner

    Stautner New Member

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    I'm not surprised - we've been pretty sloppy in that department. Considering Parcells intolerance for those kinds of problems I expect that will be an issue in practice the next few weeks.
  3. WV Cowboy

    WV Cowboy Waitin' on the 6th

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    And if it doesn't, look out.
  4. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    That is something I have no doubt Parcells will harp on to the players. We can't afford to continue to shoot ourselves in the foot with as many mistakes as we have up to this point.
  5. JackMagist

    JackMagist The Great Communicator

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    We might be able to get away with some mistakes against the Texans and the Titans but if we screw up like this against the Eagles they will hand us our butts. And so will most of the other teams on our schedule; this has to be corrected.
  6. kTXe

    kTXe On To The Next One

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    Actually, you are misunderstanding the numbers a little bit.

    It is confusing, but when the penalty yards are listed under "defense", it actually is referring to penalty yards the opposing teams have had against us (Jax had 41, Was had 117, that equals 158).

    The penalty yards under "offense" is the total yards we have been penalized this year (93 against Jax, 90 against Was, total of 183).

    Plus, just think about it. Yes, we have been committing a lot of penalties, but there is no way we were averaging 170 penalty yards a game. That would be absurd.
  7. conner01

    conner01 Well-Known Member

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    good point. we've committed only 183,our opponents have been penalized 158
  8. juck

    juck Well-Known Member

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    sorry for the confusion,still a lot.needs to be fixed,cause those penalties usually negated good yardage to start with,like jules run sunday.
  9. 802dave

    802dave Member

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    Add those 93 penalty yards against jacks and the 3 interceptions and 1 fumble and that's a lot of negative plays that can be fixed; that game could have been a lot different!

    Penalties and turnovers killed the Boys that game!

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