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Why is the press laying off Manning and his egg-laying?

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by Redball Express, Feb 3, 2014.

  1. foofighters

    foofighters Active Member

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    You should know the answer to this already. and the , "not fair, not fair" piece does sound like sour grapes.
  2. foofighters

    foofighters Active Member

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    btw...it's Peyton not payton. It's about as awful as seeing someone spell out "Whitten" or "Irving"...
  3. Doc50

    Doc50 Original Fan Zone Supporter

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    Yeah, that's the sad part if you're a Peyton or Bronco fan.

    The premise was that his PM's wisdom, experience, and field-generalship would offset any loss in mobility or arm strength -- it did not.

    Again, that answers the question regarding whether defense is likely to win championships.
  4. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    Sure, which part would you like me to repeat or put in my signature? I would love nothing more than to oblige you. Manning is by far my favorite QB in the league right now but he had a horrendous game last night. You expect more out of one of the greatest QB's to ever play the game and out of the top offense in the whole league.
  5. jazzcat22

    jazzcat22 Well-Known Member

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    Maybe this should be a sticky note......:D
  6. mahoneybill

    mahoneybill Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Anyone else see Eli watching the game, and wonder if he was thinking " Boy I was lucky to have a great D to help me".........
  7. mahoneybill

    mahoneybill Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Still a great one. Thanks for sharing :):):)
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  8. GloryDaysRBack

    GloryDaysRBack Well-Known Member

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    Lopsided scores? Lolol. Did you watch the saints game?
  9. BringBackThatOleTimeBoys

    BringBackThatOleTimeBoys Well-Known Member

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    At least you are honest.

    Maybe you are not looking at this 20/20. ;)
  10. Ntegrase96

    Ntegrase96 Well-Known Member

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    A combination of both the defense being very good and the Broncos as a whole just not showing up... Not just Manning. DT made no impact. The tackles were putrid. Welker couldn't get open against the zone and Julius Thomas lack of route running ability reared it's ugly ahead against the best safety tandem in the league.

    But... what? 2 blow out losses? You do realize the Colts were ahead 17-16 going into the 4th against the Saints, right?

    Things didn't start going downhill until Indy missed a FG that would've made it 20-16, but instead gave NO the great field position for the TD and 2 pt that put them ahead.
  11. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

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    Not talking about Manning whom I consider to be in a league with Unitas. I'm talking about your nearly constant if not all posting that has something anti-Romo as its theme. Since most of them are one or two lines at best then I thought you could just put I hate Romo, inflated in your own words of course, in a sig. Then you wouldn't have to go from thread to thread with your mantra. You can have the last word.
  12. lostar2009

    lostar2009 Active Member

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    Well Manning has done more than Romo way more. Plus he has bling. What has Romo done lately???
  13. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    I appreciate you giving me the last word, I will do the same for you in the future. #1 Most of my posting is not just anti-Romo,I post about all kinds of stuff, it just seems that way to you since you love him and can't stand for anyone to say anything negative about him. #2. A gazillion people have posted about both Romo and Peyton in here, I am no exception. The OP even started this thread to basically compare the 2 with regards to how the media views them. I was simply saying If Romo was the QB in that game last night I would have roasted him the same way I am roasting Peyton about it. Peyton played horribly last night and is part of the reason his team lost. A loss can very rarely if ever be blamed on just one player, so it wasn't all his fault but he did play very bad and hurt his teams chance of winning. Not sure why me posting that would get you all up in arms and throwing insults. Ok, end of our discussion.
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  14. hipfake08

    hipfake08 Well-Known Member

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    No way. The only way this happens is if Seattle wins the first 4.
  15. 187beatdown

    187beatdown Lack of Big Plays

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  16. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

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    :)
  17. Fritsch_the_cat

    Fritsch_the_cat Well-Known Member

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    Interesting how they call Russel Wilson a "game manager", perhaps Mr. Super-Pro Manning should get him some of that "game management".
  18. AmberBeer

    AmberBeer Well-Known Member

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    I don't think any QB playing for Denver could've been successful yesterday against that defense. No one.
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  19. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

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    Wilson made passes when necessary and didn't turn the ball over. I'd call that superb.
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  20. casmith07

    casmith07 I'm the best poster in the game!

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    Yeah and the point you're trying to convey is a salient one with no logical basis, just like the sporting media.

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