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I miss football

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  1. Shunpike

    Shunpike Active Member

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    I am like an addict

    I miss football. Need to find some new hobbies. Any suggestions? Offseason sucks :(
  2. ajk23az

    ajk23az Through Pain Comes Clarity

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    I went snowboarding for the first time yesterday and it's something I am going to do as long as I can. Extremely sore today from about 30 falls during the first 4 runs. :laugh2:
  3. dez_for_prez

    dez_for_prez Active Member

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    Are you the old creepy dude at the skate park?
  4. Lonestar94

    Lonestar94 Well-Known Member

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    Enjoy the outdoors.

    During the offseason I completely forget about football and only focus in on the draft, FA week, etc. Football will be more enjoyable when it comes back around that way.
  5. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

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    I fly RC helicopters. I can fly it all through the house and sometimes, even thought I'm not supposed to, I chase one of my cats around the house.

    I cannot fly outside because of all the snow.
  6. RastaRocket

    RastaRocket Sanka, Ya Dead Mon? Ya Mon.

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    I play pickup basketball. I've never played football though. Hockey is my sport, unfortunately where I go to college has no ice rinks so I haven't been able to play in years.

    edit: I guess your talking about NFL? You should watch hockey.

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  7. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    5:08-5:20
    That was a pretty drastic change of mood for me, never before have I seen those two together. Damn Matteau
  8. RastaRocket

    RastaRocket Sanka, Ya Dead Mon? Ya Mon.

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    Puck the Devils. 6:14 Devils taking down the Stars.
  9. Kristen82

    Kristen82 Benched

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    Distance running. Good activity if you're the contemplative sort of person because aside from the cardio benefits you can turn your brain off and listen to music and/or take in the scenery for however long you're running. Very relaxing.
  10. KJJ

    KJJ You Have an Axe to Grind

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    Golf, sailing, twitter, NFLN and spending time on this site helps the offseason fly by for me.
  11. muck4doo

    muck4doo Well-Known Member

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    Hockey. It's such a great sport and under-appreciated. The other thing I do during the off-season is grow heirloom tomatoes. I still have around 100 varieties of seeds, but got blight on mine last season, so I haven't even started any for this season. Seasons past I got plants between 8 and 14 feet high, and loved giving away the excess to everyone I could. Tomatoes are too expensive in HEB, and they are crap to boot.
  12. Seven

    Seven Messenger to the football Gods

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    Most of us have been missing football for 16 years or so............
  13. jubal

    jubal Member

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    I tape the games and watch some of them or like today I spent the day hunting Makorov and killed that sorry Sheppard with a Bowie knife to the eye socket.
    Then pulled MW2 for an update and an hour or so on it.
    This morning I brought my air compressor around to my garage and hooked it up to my hose reel to make it easy to keep the tire pressure right and help my gas mileage.
  14. muck4doo

    muck4doo Well-Known Member

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    Drinking also works well.
  15. Signals

    Signals Suspicious looking stranger

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    Yep, I am kinda missing football to. But I watch quite a bit of college FB this past year an got my fill.

    I am not the kind of person to over-react when the Cowboys don't do that well, but I gotta admit I am really hoping for some post season play from the boys in the 13-14 season, more than I normally do. A 20 plus year drought is too much.
  16. bigdnlaca

    bigdnlaca Active Member

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    Youtube is your friend.

    Last night, I saw the opening night game between Cowboys @ Giants last season and I saw Cowboys @ Raiders back in 92.

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