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#11491 Og whitewidow

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 03:40 PM

I'm going to assume he saw it and wants to keep that quiet.

I also got two games against the Dolphins..so we will see what happens..ive been playing like crap..i should have drafted a half back two years ago.

#11492 Superstar

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 03:46 PM

Games left:
Ravens vs Chargers
Jaguars vs Lions
Cowboys vs Saints

Any updates on these?


I am at work and I am not sure if I will be home tonight. I also have a game scheduled tonight in the other league..

I've been working until 11pm every night so I apologize for the lack of updates.

#11493 siradam134

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 03:47 PM

-Any one know who the Patriots are playing next week after we advance?


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#11494 Mile High Von

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 03:50 PM

I wanted to update my availability as I noticed I have nothing on the front page.

Monday to Thursday (After 6:00 PM EST - 9:30 PM EST) Depending on the week, I can't play on a Tuesday or Thursday.
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#11495 Mile High Von

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 03:56 PM

I don't think a firestorm is necessary, but I would've been just as annoyed if you'd done that against me. I'd say his frustration there was justified.


The practice of going for it on 4th down and running it with the QB out of a 5 wide set is alright? I just want clarification because than I know it is something I could possibly do if need be.

#11496 Dark Rider

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 04:13 PM

Lions and jags are in talk he said noon I won't be off till 2ish but can play anytime after


Yep. I just sent you my updated availability for the day. We should be able to work something out for this afternoon!

#11497 staticz

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 04:15 PM

The practice of going for it on 4th down and running it with the QB out of a 5 wide set is alright? I just want clarification because than I know it is something I could possibly do if need be.


I have always interpreted the rule as you can't send everyone deep and then take off. Depending on the play, there could have been several defenders around.

If it is fourth down and no one is open I'm taking off as well. What did you expect? Him to take a sack and give you the ball of the 50, that would be moronic.

#11498 bvharris

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 04:15 PM

The practice of going for it on 4th down and running it with the QB out of a 5 wide set is alright? I just want clarification because than I know it is something I could possibly do if need be.


You're conflating several questions here. Going for it on 4th down is, and always has been, based on the context of the play. I think everyone would agree that the Colts going for it there was fine.

The play call itself is another matter. Here is the rule on QB scrambling:

2d. Running with the QB
Scrambling is allowed. However, you need to do it in a way which is realistic and consistent with how real NFL players do it. Constantly calling 5-wide formations and then scrambling up the middle after the coverage drops is cheese, not strategy. Scrambling should generally either be from designed QB run plays or occur after a play breaks down.



I'm not going to excoriate him for doing it once, even though like I said I would have been annoyed by it as well. I'm willing to take him at his word that it wasn't his aim for the play when he called it, since like he said he almost never runs with Luck. If it became a pattern, for anyone, that would be a problem and at that point a clear violation of the rule.

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#11499 ubernes

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 04:27 PM

I got another game against him..this one won't be simmed..so ill try to help ya out Ramesu!
-Any one know who the Patriots are playing next week after we advance?


I really lucked out there. Not necessarily because I think I couldn't have won it, but a sim loss would have really hurt at this point.

#11500 Dark Rider

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 07:12 PM

Lions vs Jags going down! Can the #2 defense beat the #1 offense?

#11501 bvharris

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 07:19 PM

Any word on the other two games? Sounds like Cowboys-Saints might be a sim, but I know I saw mog posting about Chargers-Ravens in here yesterday.

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#11502 Og whitewidow

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 07:46 PM

Hopefully we can get this advance before 7pm EST...i need to get a few wins this year.

#11503 Mog3526

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 08:07 PM

I been waiting for a response from the chargers owner.

#11504 bvharris

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 08:10 PM

I been waiting for a response from the chargers owner.


I assume you've PMed him? He's been pretty responsive to PMs from what I've seen.

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#11505 Dark Rider

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 08:12 PM

Wow sprice, what a game! My defense looked awful, but boy did MJD show up. I don't understand how your receivers just flat out "outrun" my cornerbacks. They were wide open, and I have some good corners. Anyway, good game!

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#11506 sprice8688

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 08:33 PM

Wow sprice, what a game! My defense looked awful, but boy did MJD show up. I don't understand how your receivers just flat out "outrun" my cornerbacks. They were wide open, and I have some good corners. Anyway, good game!


Gg... my defense hasn't shown up this yr at all... my 3 wrs are really good 2 have 98 plus release

#11507 bvharris

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 08:33 PM

I'd like us to advance no later than 8, so that will be the fallback time unless we hear about these games.

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#11508 Mog3526

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 08:39 PM

he said to be online by 4est. I hope he gets online because I have class later

#11509 bvharris

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 08:58 PM

he said to be online by 4est. I hope he gets online because I have class later


Keep us posted please.

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#11510 njrockpd

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 09:17 PM

On my way home from work now and I'll get right on.

#11511 bvharris

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 09:20 PM

Cool. Sounds like an early evening advance is in the offing.

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#11512 staticz

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:04 PM

Anyone else see that Madden 14 will actually be called Madden 25. Why they ever switched from the full year is beyond me, but this is dumb.
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#11513 DVO21

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:07 PM

its the 25th anniversary game thats what i found when i read about it. they wanted to celebrate it with the name its pretty stupid though for when 2025 comes around and they have another madden 25 unless that year they call it madden 2025 which they might do. or after this year start using the entire year from now on like madden 2015

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#11514 DVO21

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:10 PM

looks liek Trent Platt broke a record 2030 yards in week 10. i bet calvin johnson wish he could do that

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#11515 njrockpd

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:13 PM

Give me a strike I don't care, but Mog is a cheesey piece of shit.

#11516 DVO21

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:15 PM

Give me a strike I don't care, but Mog is a cheesey piece of shit.


ur going to more than liekly have to elaborate on this a bit for people to know what ur talking about

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#11517 Mog3526

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:21 PM

What I do now???

#11518 bvharris

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:22 PM

looks liek Trent Platt broke a record 2030 yards in week 10. i bet calvin johnson wish he could do that


75% of the guys in the league could do that pretty easily if they only threw the ball and almost exclusively to one guy.

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#11519 bvharris

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:23 PM

Give me a strike I don't care, but Mog is a cheesey piece of shit.


Go on.

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#11520 DVO21

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 10:23 PM

75% of the guys in the league could do that pretty easily if they only threw the ball and almost exclusively to one guy.


i myself like spreading the love u know like real football ;) hell i like spreading the love so much i throw picks so everyone gets a chance to touch the ball

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