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Seahawks up 47-17 fake punt

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by Muhast, Dec 16, 2012.

  1. Muhast

    Muhast Newo

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    I am really growing to dislike Carroll. Anybody else catch this?

    What was he thinking, he was up 30 points in the 4th quarter.
  2. Cythim

    Cythim Benched

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    At that point the game is a scrimmage, may as well practice your trick plays to see if they work in a game.
  3. Luckenbach

    Luckenbach Member

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    They're all getting paid, this isn't about sportsmanship, it's about doing your J-O-B.

    If this was children, then yes you teach sportsmanship, however he's preparing for the playoffs, so might was well treat it as a live practice.
  4. koolaid

    koolaid Drink Me

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    I don't mind.
    The Hawks have shown they can play with anyone.
  5. stinger26

    stinger26 Active Member

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    Doesn't bother me one bit
  6. BanditHiro

    BanditHiro Well-Known Member

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    cheat carroll being cheat carroll.
  7. RastaRocket

    RastaRocket Sanka, Ya Dead Mon? Ya Mon.

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    If you don't like it, stop it.
  8. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

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    I bet he only did it to make the next opponent (or an opponent in the playoffs) have to game plan for it.
  9. Heisenberg

    Heisenberg That gum you like.

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    He bascally said as much after the game. He said it was in their gameplan already. He apologized and said he should have called it off.

    I'd imagine it was part of their gameplan for that very reason. They wanted to give upcoming teams something to think about.
  10. Sonny#9

    Sonny#9 Well-Known Member

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    I really dislike Pete Carroll...

    He cheated his way to a National Championship at USC, and bolted before he had to pay any consequences. Then he pulls this crap -- add to that his idiotic sideline antics...

    I cannot root for Seattle while he is the HC.
  11. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    Carroll is a dirtbag. The only reason he came back to the NFL is because he was about to go down hard at USC. He tuck tail and ran.

    He is also going to get his QB killed.
  12. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    Actually you don't want to do that and give teams a look at it on film.
  13. Shunpike

    Shunpike Well-Known Member

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    I don't like Pete Carroll. Not surprised here.
  14. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    I like it. Kick 'em when they're down. Teach them to not get down. Win games, don't apologize. That NFCW is going to be fun for years to come with Harbaugh and Carroll and Jeff Fisher in it.

    IAMKING Benched

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    He should have throttled it back so he didnt hurt the feelings of grown men that have the inability to do their job.
  16. Blackspider214

    Blackspider214 Well-Known Member

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    This is the NFL, not some pee wee football game with 9 year olds.
  17. Supercowboy1986

    Supercowboy1986 Well-Known Member

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    im indifferent towards pete carroll (mainly cause texas beat usc in the national title in 05 so he is small pototatoes in my book) but i do like his ruthlessness on gameday. He's sorta like the black mamba of the NFL :O
  18. coogrfan

    coogrfan Well-Known Member

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    Throttled it back? This wasn't Seattle running it's regular offense. The Hawks ran a fake punt with a 30 point 4th qtr lead. This after repeatedly throwing the ball deep the week before while up 58-0. How can anyone possibly defend that?
  19. coogrfan

    coogrfan Well-Known Member

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    Carroll is nothing more than a classic bully: he can dish it out, but can't take it.

  20. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    It's a game, it's not war. You do your best to score points, they do their best to stop you. You don't have to defend doing what you're supposed to do.

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