As a Seahawks fan my elation from last week has certainly been tempered a bit, but getting into and winning a playoff game has certainly washed out a lot of the taste of how bad this team was down the stretch.
Looking forward to seeing what the Coaching Staff and Front Office can do over the offseason to make it even better next year (assuming there is a next year given the labor questions).
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As a Bears fan who expected 8-8 and hoped for 9-7, and is shocked at where they are, I am very much excited for next week's game. Plus, I work for a company in Milwaukee, so there's that too.
We'll be back right after order has been restored here in the Omni Center.
That the universe was formed by a fortuitous concourse of atoms, I will no more believe than that the accidental jumbling of the alphabet would fall into a most ingenious treatise of philosophy - Swift
Originally posted by redsoxnationSomeday someone will give me a good explanation of down 18 with less than 7 minutes to go in the 4th quarter of a playoff game with 4th and long in your own territory and you decide to punt.
Texas only had one timeout at that point, not enough to stop Bama from running out the clock. Plus, why risk a fumble when you can just take a knee? It wasn't smart or nice. Didn't catch the sign but others have mentioned it too.