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    Despite Early Tomlin-like Move, Pederson Recovered to Lead Iggles

    Like most die-hard Stiller fans, was very happy to see the real Killer Bees: Brady & Belichick, get swatted down in SB52. When Philly HC Pederson decided to go for a 2-pt. conversion in an attempt to chase the point lost by an earlier extra point kick failure, I thought perhaps he was in the same league as the NFL's number one point chaser: Mike Tomlin. Better coaches realize that more often than not this strategy results in losing 2 points instead of the one. It's crying over spilled milk. Other than this blunder, however, Pederson called a masterful game to beat the reigning champs with his back-up QB. That's something few could accomplish.

    On the bright side Brady is now 3-3, Ben 2-1, in Superbowls since 2005 (the first yr. Ben was eligible). Of course, Brady has won a total of 5, though some view 2 of those as being gifts to the Pats by birdbrains (Seadoves & Falcons). Pats really had no business winning either of those games, but they did. Just like they shouldn't have beaten the Steelers in 2017, but they did. Sadly, Ben made pretty much the same mistake vs. the Pats that Russel Wilson did in SB49...and it may have cost the Steelers a trip to SB52.

    Fact is, Pats beat a lot of teams that are more talented, because they are better coached. Will a new Steeler OC make a difference in 2018? Not bloody likely (can anybody really put the blame on Haley?) but, as they say hope springs eternal....
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    as long as tomlin is here, the afcn is about as far as we get.
    god help us when ben retirers

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    Well, good news is that Ben seems more upbeat after this season than he was last year. Maybe he wants to emulate Brady's longevity. As I wrote: Brady is now 3-3, Ben 2-1, in Superbowls since 2005 (the first yr. Ben was eligible). Maybe Ben really wants that 3rd one and a SB MVP?
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    Ben's football soul has been cleansed like Cletus Klump's colon at the dinner table.

    Bryant is also on record that he wants to stay also.

    See what happens when you no longer have college golfers running the offense?

    I expect the entire organization to be more upbeat and positive going forward now that they fired the drunko who only got the job because of who his Daddy is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Crash View Post
    Ben's football soul has been cleansed like Cletus Klump's colon at the dinner table.

    Bryant is also on record that he wants to stay also.

    See what happens when you no longer have college golfers running the offense?

    I expect the entire organization to be more upbeat and positive going forward now that they fired the drunko who only got the job because of who his Daddy is.
    Didn't know Haley had a booze issue; was still better than Arians.
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    too little too late.
    this team(even with ben) will continue its downward spiral.

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    Don't really think Tomlin is the issue... the players are grown adults. If they need a coach to get them fired up for a game then they need to look in the mirror.

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    I think there are way too many holes on the defensive side of the ball for a real deep play-off run in the upcoming season. After we get through the cap hell we're in the defense needs major infusion of talent.

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    Quote Originally Posted by steelspikes View Post
    Didn't know Haley had a booze issue; was still better than Arians.
    Haley is a drunken sot and cuckhold. He passes his wife around more than Drew Brees passes the football. Good riddance, you are a disgrace to yourself.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AZ_Steeler View Post
    Don't really think Tomlin is the issue... the players are grown adults. If they need a coach to get them fired up for a game then they need to look in the mirror.
    well, he doesnt do Xs and Os
    he doesnt motivate
    he doesnt discipline
    so what exactly is his responsibility...............organize practices, be buddy buddy, say dumb sh!t in press conferences

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