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Old 11-30-2006, 01:01 PM   #31
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thanks for the schooling but I don't care if someone thinks I wrote it or not if I post it it is because I agree with it and I will say say so which i did! I appreciate it though wholeheartedly.
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thanks for the schooling but I don't care if someone thinks I wrote it or not if I post it it is because I agree with it and I will say say so which i did! I appreciate it though wholeheartedly.
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Joe Gibbs probably made his quarterback switch decision a few weeks too late to have an impact on this lost Washington season, but at least he did it.
The move was about preparing for the future (hopefully about 10) seasons more than salvaging this season. With no defense, Portis or Moss, it's already a lost season.

Campbell will get PLENTY of experience and I think the timing was fine.

Brunell WOULD have been better for this year, for the postseason...but he can't take us there alone....so it's Campbell time.
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Old 11-30-2006, 02:07 PM   #34
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thanks guys I love being american I appreciate all of you guys point of views keep rockin!
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Brunell WOULD have been better for this year, for the postseason...but he can't take us there alone....so it's Campbell time.
Where does this come from? Personally, from what I saw in the playoffs from Brunell last year, I was ready to start Campbell from day 1. It would have been rougher to start, but we'd be in a better position now. Would have forced the run game to stay going while he learned, and that in turn would help our D.
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thanks guys I love being american I appreciate all of you guys point of views keep rockin!

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Where does this come from? Personally, from what I saw in the playoffs from Brunell last year, I was ready to start Campbell from day 1. It would have been rougher to start, but we'd be in a better position now. Would have forced the run game to stay going while he learned, and that in turn would help our D.
Do you think things might have been different had Portis not gotten hurt that first preseason game? I mean, if he was healthy and able to carry the team like he essentially did at the end of last year that Gibbs would have been more comfortable putting Campbell in earlier?
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Do you think things might have been different had Portis not gotten hurt that first preseason game? I mean, if he was healthy and able to carry the team like he essentially did at the end of last year that Gibbs would have been more comfortable putting Campbell in earlier?
No. Gibbs made it pretty clear that Brunnell was the guy. I am not sure where I read it, but the consensus seemed to be that the team thought it was ready for a SB run. As such, Gibbs was going to go with his experienced QB to get them there and, remember, Brunnell was the QB when they made their playoff run last year. I am sure Gibbs thought Brunnell was the one to turn around the offensive woes again this year and only went to Campbell after becoming convinced Brunnell wasn't getting it done (two years ago, we went through the same thing before he put in Ramsey).
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No. Gibbs made it pretty clear that Brunnell was the guy. I am not sure where I read it, but the consensus seemed to be that the team thought it was ready for a SB run. As such, Gibbs was going to go with his experienced QB to get them there and, remember, Brunnell was the QB when they made their playoff run last year. I am sure Gibbs thought Brunnell was the one to turn around the offensive woes again this year and only went to Campbell after becoming convinced Brunnell wasn't getting it done (two years ago, we went through the same thing before he put in Ramsey).
In fairness to Gibbs the whole offense stunk Brunell's first year and Brunell was playing hurt.

As for this season, no coach in the NFL would have went with Campbell to start the year in a new offense having never played. Brunell had a very good year last year. It's no coincidence that the offense went in the tank at the end of the season after his knee got hurt in the Giants game.

While I thought Gibbs should have switched sooner, the timing seems to be good to me. the team as a whole is coming around. I would have hated to see Campbell loose his first several games and damage his confidence.

This season is important, but the next ten are more important.
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There was no way Campbell would have been ready to play week 1. Brunell grumbled about having to learn a pretty extensive new offense, I can't imagine tossing all that on a 2nd year guy and expecting him to carry the load right off the bat.
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thank you jason 72 instead of say all kinds of dumb shit you calmy stated your view i kinda see what you are daying thanks man!
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thank you jason 72 instead of say all kinds of dumb shit you calmy stated your view i kinda see what you are daying thanks man!
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Nothing like arguing the same things over, and over, and over.

Is this an original take or a copy and paste of an article?? If it's a copy and paste please post a link.
Come on Mk, 3rd hasn't been around long. With a little luck we can rehash, the currently hashed, and multihashed jackassery a couple of dozen more times.
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he is the head coach he needs to grow some balls he chewed the team after all those losses he should have nipped it in the butt
This is some kinky stuff. First grow balls. Then chew on the team (parts and players unspecified.) Finally, nip something in the butt. (OK, so my toddlers do this to my wife.)

Please keep the posts clean so I can read them in the office.

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