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Posted: 28 January 2013 07:23 AM   [ Ignore ]
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Seems like we are a little poll-happy in this off-season but after watching the Pro-Bowl I had to vent…..

This game is a joke.  There is no excitement from the players that are there and so many of the players that made it stayed out due to “injury” that the product that is now being put on the field is an insult to fans.  The fear of injury or lack of desire to play in the game makes the game useless…...

I think the game needs to be ended and replace the name of “Pro-Bowl” player to “All-Pro” and call it a season for those who made it.

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Posted: 28 January 2013 08:31 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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I can’t remember the last Pro Bowl I watched, but I’m pretty sure I was wearing Cowboys footie pajamas at the time.

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Posted: 28 January 2013 09:59 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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Slappy - 28 January 2013 08:31 AM

I can’t remember the last Pro Bowl I watched, but I’m pretty sure I was wearing Cowboys footie pajamas at the time.

Funny.

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Posted: 28 January 2013 10:16 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Just hope the front of those footites had the Cheerleaders on them. Not a Cowboy fan but those Cheerleaders are a different story!

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Posted: 28 January 2013 10:49 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 4 ]
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Orange&Purple; - 28 January 2013 10:16 AM

Just hope the front of those footites had the Cheerleaders on them. Not a Cowboy fan but those Cheerleaders are a different story!

Even better are the semistrippers that dance in cages, really more like crow’s nests, around the top of Jerry World.  I’ll be roadtripping with a Rams fan friend to the game next year.

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Posted: 28 January 2013 12:00 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 5 ]
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Yes. These days, most of the star players don’t even want to be there.

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Posted: 28 January 2013 01:50 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 6 ]
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Kill it.  The only all-star game that even remotely matters is MLB, just becaues it actually decides something.

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Posted: 28 January 2013 02:05 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 7 ]
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The younger players (Wilson, Luck) seemed to really get something out of it, being around the Mannings, Brees, etc. But yeah, those games are pretty boring. Wasn’t it Sean Taylor that got blasted for hitting someone “too hard”, now they just wrap up and gently fall to the turf. They probably should cancel the game.

They should still vote for the Pro-Bowl teams though. Players get bonuses for making it, I’m pretty sure. All-Pro is different from Pro Bowler. All-Pro is pretty much equivalent to 1st team All-American in college.

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Posted: 28 January 2013 06:44 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 8 ]
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Packers, Giants, and Steelers don’t have cheerleaders… because they play football instead.

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Posted: 29 January 2013 12:25 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 9 ]
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Glad to see we are all in agreement here lol.

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Posted: 29 January 2013 03:01 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 10 ]
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Yea I don’t even watch it and wouldn’t really want them to play hard either.  The sport is too rough to play for nothing.  Agree with OP. 

I do enjoy the NBA All Star game though just because you get to see the guys goof around a little.  Except Dbag-Wade who broke Kobe’s nose last year…

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Posted: 29 January 2013 10:39 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 11 ]
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Ancient Orange - 29 January 2013 03:01 AM

Yea I don’t even watch it and wouldn’t really want them to play hard either.  The sport is too rough to play for nothing.  Agree with OP. 

I do enjoy the NBA All Star game though just because you get to see the guys goof around a little.  Except Dbag-Wade who broke Kobe’s nose last year...


I hate Wade.  He’s just a watered down Kobe wanna be.  His pencil line goatee makes me think he’s into men.

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Posted: 30 January 2013 03:21 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 12 ]
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Tickle_It - 29 January 2013 10:39 AM

I hate Wade.  He’s just a watered down Kobe wanna be.  His pencil line goatee makes me think he’s into men.

Plus he (and LeBron) are huge floppers and constantly cry to the refs.  Wade’s knees are probably done after this season. 

http://www.sportsgeekery.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/lebron-flop-3.gif

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Posted: 14 February 2013 07:49 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 13 ]
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I think they should do something similar to the MLB.

The winning conference of the Pro Bowl (half way through the season) should get to host the Super Bowl on their own turf. Instead of always hosting it in Hawaii, let stadiums bid for it like the All Star Game(MLB). 


I’m glad the Superbowl will be hosted at the Giant’s stadium.  Why not have a superbowl in Seattle?  In the Meadowlands?  In Greenbay?  At soldier field? 

I’m tired of New Orleans, Miami, and Tempe Arizona hosting the big games. Also, I like how Minnesota (the college team!) built an outdoor stadium.  It would be nice to see Syracuse do that too!  That’s a real home field advantage!

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Posted: 14 February 2013 11:22 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 14 ]
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Ancient Orange - 30 January 2013 03:21 AM
Tickle_It - 29 January 2013 10:39 AM

I hate Wade.  He’s just a watered down Kobe wanna be.  His pencil line goatee makes me think he’s into men.

Plus he (and LeBron) are huge floppers and constantly cry to the refs.  Wade’s knees are probably done after this season. 

http://www.sportsgeekery.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/lebron-flop-3.gif

http://espn.go.com/photo/2007/0221/nba_ap_wade_275.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/HuR88.gif
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