The W
Views: 122870768
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
25.4.10 1336
The 7 - Football - Schedule released today Register and log in to post!
(741 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (8 total)
Sec19Row53
Lap cheong
Level: 82

Posts: 813/1648
EXP: 5002912
For next: 206337

Since: 2.1.02
From: Oconomowoc, WI

Since last post: 16 days
Last activity: 1 hour
#1 Posted on 6.4.06 1143.29
Reposted on: 6.4.13 1143.32
{ Sorry, you must be logged in to see this text! }
Promote this thread!
Mayhem
Scrapple
Level: 114

Posts: 2391/3691
EXP: 16036020
For next: 273597

Since: 25.4.03
From: Nashville, TN

Since last post: 81 days
Last activity: 15 hours
#2 Posted on 6.4.06 1426.05
Reposted on: 6.4.13 1429.01

ARRRRGH ... no offense to all you Packers fans, but how in the hell can you go 4-12 & get 2 Monday Night games?!?!?!?
Sec19Row53
Lap cheong
Level: 82

Posts: 814/1648
EXP: 5002912
For next: 206337

Since: 2.1.02
From: Oconomowoc, WI

Since last post: 16 days
Last activity: 1 hour
#3 Posted on 6.4.06 1438.25
Reposted on: 6.4.13 1438.31
Remember - Sunday Night is the new MNF. Monday night has been downgraded.

Favre still draws ratings (or at least he did last year). Take a look at what the NFL Network has chosen for their final game of the year - potentially Brett's last game at Lambeau Field.

Looking at the schedule, it occurred to me that football pools will need to be completed early from Thanksgiving on due to the Thursday Night game. Damn - the bowling alley needs to get the NFL Network!!!
Mr. Boffo
Scrapple
Level: 117

Posts: 1539/3844
EXP: 17692082
For next: 155866

Since: 24.3.02
From: Oshkosh, WI

Since last post: 1366 days
Last activity: 1327 days
#4 Posted on 6.4.06 1547.44
Reposted on: 6.4.13 1548.39
And all schedules are now online.
http://www.nfl.com/schedules
The Thrill
Banger
Level: 102

Posts: 1997/2781
EXP: 10865021
For next: 224984

Since: 16.4.02
From: Green Bay, WI

Since last post: 1104 days
Last activity: 166 days
#5 Posted on 6.4.06 1712.11
Reposted on: 6.4.13 1713.29
It's not just Favre...there are huge numbers of Packer fans nationwide, so the NFL knows Packer games on nat'l TV will draw ratings everywhere. Case in point: I remember Bucs QB Trent Dilfer complaining that old Tampa Stadium had 30,000 Packer fans in it for one Bucs/Pack game.

{ Sorry, you must be logged in to see this text! }

(Oh, and completely off topic: in this very thread I FINALLY saw something from me as the random quote. Huzzah!)
ScreamingHeadGuy
Frankfurter
Level: 58

Posts: 729/743
EXP: 1510404
For next: 67151

Since: 1.2.02
From: Appleton, WI

Since last post: 1664 days
Last activity: 1664 days
#6 Posted on 6.4.06 1740.52
Reposted on: 6.4.13 1741.05
Seriously - why can't the Pack get a warm-weather team at home in December? I mean - the Pack is going to suck this year; watching those away teams freeze is the only thing that would get me to tune-in that late in the season. :)
Texas Kelly
Lap cheong
Level: 79

Posts: 852/1526
EXP: 4457420
For next: 122067

Since: 3.1.02
From: FOREST HILLS CONTROLS THE UNIVERSE

Since last post: 70 days
Last activity: 51 days
ICQ:  
#7 Posted on 6.4.06 2030.26
Reposted on: 6.4.13 2030.42
Always glad to see the Bucs get screwed as usual. Only two national games are the previously announced Thanksgiving matchup in Dallas and a Monday nighter against the Panthers in Carolina (which fuckin' boggles my mind because WE WON the friggin' division, not the Panthers). They pulled the usual stunt of stacking the division games in one half of the season (this year, for a change, it's the first half rather than the second half), and then, of course, we drew every potential cold-weather road game on our schedule in December except for the Giants on the weekend before Halloween.

Sure, we'll overcome it just like we did last year, but seriously... what do we need to do to get the schedulemakers to show us a little friggin' respect?!?
drjayphd
Scrapple
Moderator
Level: 119

Posts: 2809/4022
EXP: 18885528
For next: 43818

Since: 22.4.02
From: Outside of Boston

Since last post: 26 days
Last activity: 21 hours
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#8 Posted on 6.4.06 2114.48
Reposted on: 6.4.13 2115.11
    Originally posted by Texas Kelly
    Sure, we'll overcome it just like we did last year, but seriously... what do we need to do to get the schedulemakers to show us a little friggin' respect?!?


Have you considered blowjobs? Seems like the Bears have, going off of strength of schedule. (sports.espn.go.com) Giants and Bengals have the strongest (.542 opp. win %), Bears at the bottom (.445).
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: One 12-loss season wasn't enough for Favre
Next thread: TMQ back to ESPN?
Previous thread: McNair told to leave training facility
(741 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Tagliabue to retire in July - It's Done - Black Thursday - More...
The 7 - Football - Schedule released todayRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.46 seconds.