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Old 03-31-2004, 04:53 PM   #46
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It's all good Raleighskinsfan.

If you felt dissed then you have the right to express your concerns like everyone else. It just seemed to me that it would be out of character for Matty to target anyone personally that's all. In any case I'll leave the resolution up to you guys.

And I agree with your notion of accentuating the positives from now on. Luckily we have a lot of positives to choose from!
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Old 03-31-2004, 05:16 PM   #47
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Smile Hey Raleigh!

You just have to attribute it to the "youthfulness" of this board. Most of the ages shown are quite frankly, half of mine! So I guess that makes me an elder statesman! CrazyCanuk is, well, crazy! But knows figures! Matty is, well, glued to this site, and is and always has been an up front guy! Plus, he's the one with the $$$, and I for one appreciate this forum to no end! The only one that will be voted off this island is Ade Jimoh Fan! Well, he will right after HOF Coach Gibbs cuts him, and then, I'm sure will change his handle! LOL If he somehow makes the team, (I doubt it!), then I will still "post" back at him.

I appreciate Daseal, SC, Boz, Defensewins, SkinsCanes, and all the new and old posters! This is just like talking to your friends at work, home, school, or wherever, and getting a different spin on what is going on! We cannot have the same opinion, because we each have different noses, and therefore, a totally different perspective from one another. But this forum feels like family, and I mean that in the sincerest terms. I feel I know you after you post a couple of times!
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Old 03-31-2004, 05:21 PM   #48
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The reason I joined this forum was becuase people could back up their different opinions. It most all cases all the arguments are educated and have some truth to them. All of us want Taylor and Winslow to be drafted, which aroudn the league would be laughed at as just dreaming. but whenever anyone has suggested an unlikely event they supplied a scenerio that could potentially happen. I love all the new ideas that have come from this post. You never know who reads this, mabye Mr. Gibbs himself is reading one of our posts and wondering if he could work out one of our scenerios.

When ive read posts on espn.com and NFL.com everythign is basically ignorant. Peopel discuss trading their practice squad players for the probowl team as a serious inquiry. I dont know the history of the site but thank you to everyone thats helped get it to the point its at now.
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Old 03-31-2004, 05:45 PM   #49
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The reason I joined this forum was becuase people could back up their different opinions. It most all cases all the arguments are educated and have some truth to them. All of us want Taylor and Winslow to be drafted, which aroudn the league would be laughed at as just dreaming. but whenever anyone has suggested an unlikely event they supplied a scenerio that could potentially happen. I love all the new ideas that have come from this post. You never know who reads this, mabye Mr. Gibbs himself is reading one of our posts and wondering if he could work out one of our scenerios.

When ive read posts on espn.com and NFL.com everythign is basically ignorant. Peopel discuss trading their practice squad players for the probowl team as a serious inquiry. I dont know the history of the site but thank you to everyone thats helped get it to the point its at now.
How sweet (and funny) would that be if we hear a Gibbs press conference one day and he says "Well it's not a move we had even considered but I was checking out the forums on the warpath.net and saw it. And it made perfect sense. I told Vinny to give CrazyCanuck a call to crunch the numbers and 24 hours later the deal was done"
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Old 03-31-2004, 05:56 PM   #50
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lol, and from here on out I become the official Canes scout of the Redskins, am hired full time and in a public statement the team agrees not to draft any gators receivers or QB's (but hopes Jacobs proves them wrong)
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Old 03-31-2004, 05:59 PM   #51
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How sweet (and funny) would that be if we hear a Gibbs press conference one day and he says "Well it's not a move we had even considered but I was checking out the forums on the warpath.net and saw it. And it made perfect sense. I told Vinny to give CrazyCanuck a call to crunch the numbers and 24 hours later the deal was done"
Does that answer your question, Mr Crisp?

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Old 03-31-2004, 06:14 PM   #52
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Of course, the best would be to hear Gibbs answer a question/comment with "Quite simply...depth"

Sorry, couldn't resist. Nothing but love Raleigh
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Old 03-31-2004, 06:18 PM   #53
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The one about Trotter was the one that really angered me. But basically, every time I began a post on this site, I would get responses that agreed and disagreed with me, which I had no problem with. But each and every time, you disagreed with my position. Again, I have no problem with that- we're all entitled to our own opinions. But not only would you disagree, you would put in some quick, short statement in the tone that "it was a fact" and my opinion was ignorant. I had no idea what I'd done to piss you off so much, but the Trotter "quite simply" remark was what sent me over the edge.
Can you explain why you would say something like that to me or what I said to illicit that remark?
I have never, nor would I ever ridicule someone's opinion like that!
Whoever reads this can call me paranoid if they want, but I know this was the case.
In any event, you, me and all of us have better things to talk about. I aired my grievance and got it off my chest, now I'm done with it. Any and all can hate me if they will, but I only stay quiet for so long when I feel I'm being dissed!
So Crazy Canuck, I don't feel it's crazy to bash Matty's post. And I think, if you've read any of my other posts, you'll see I'm not some arrogant touchy ass. But I totally agree with you. Gibbs being back is like an answer to my prayers. I'm ready to just accentuate the positive from now on!
This is almost comical. You know what, you are being paranoid. To suggest that I have some sort of personal agenda against you is absurd. In fact, before yesterday I didn't even know who you were.

The reason I often post short messages is because I'm at work or at school. And, because I read every single post that is on the board, I often don't have the time or energy to respond with long replies, so rather than say nothing at all I'll chime in with something short. Why, because I like to be part of the discussions since what it boils down to is this is my site, LOL.

Seriously dude, I have nothing personal against you, that's not the way I operate at all. And like I said, before yesterday I didn't even know who you were.

Obviously this is a big misunderstanding, if you were offended in some way I apologize.

I guess we'll just have to agree to disagree. Tell you what, I'll steer clear of you and you do the same for me, ok?
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Old 03-31-2004, 06:25 PM   #54
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Call me comical, absurd and paranoid if you wish. I know I was dead on. Funny that I have had not a single problem with anyone else on the board.
Also funny to me that you felt the need to point out and call this "your site." That was exactly the attitude I heard in your replies towards me!
You're right- we'll just have to agree to disagree. I will steer clear of you and will appreciate the same.
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Old 03-31-2004, 06:26 PM   #55
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LOL Smootsmack! I like your sense of humor.....
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Old 03-31-2004, 06:44 PM   #56
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Call me comical, absurd and paranoid if you wish. I know I was dead on. Funny that I have had not a single problem with anyone else on the board.
Also funny to me that you felt the need to point out and call this "your site." That was exactly the attitude I heard in your replies towards me!
You're right- we'll just have to agree to disagree. I will steer clear of you and will appreciate the same.
Funny how I haven't had a problem with anyone on the board for 5 years now.
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Old 03-31-2004, 06:47 PM   #57
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While we're on the topic raleigh how about you take a look at your response to me in this thread and then let's compare notes as to who's being the smart ass.

http://www.thewarpath.net/redskins-locker-room/24-my-letter-to-coach-gibbs-post190.html#post190
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Old 03-31-2004, 06:54 PM   #58
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I have to say, I've looked at all your posts Raleigh, and for the most part you have intelligent things to say

But I saw no examples of Matty putting you down, and just the one time that you seemingly put Matty down. So I'm not sure where you're coming from with your complaint
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Old 03-31-2004, 07:09 PM   #59
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I didnt wanna get involved, but I agree Smoot.
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Old 03-31-2004, 09:08 PM   #60
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This thread is called, 'if trotter leaves'. Start a new post called, 'has anyone every disagreed with your opinion before.' Then we can start all kinds of interesting discussion...the absence of spurrier....what if Gibbs coached Westbrook...what if Marty S. didnt cut all of our franchise players...what if snyder didnt over pay for ANYONE!
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