Super Bowl discussion thread

Discussion in 'National Football League' started by Yisman, Jan 25, 2017.

  1. BigSnacks54

    BigSnacks54 Well-Known Member

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    Or maybe Brady's defense kept him in the game and maybe Rodgers's defense couldn't get a stop? ... because that's what happened. After all, NE's defense is what gave Brady two chances to drive down the field to force over time/ Brady should have also had two picks(maybe 3) in that fourth quarter and OT but he was bailed out by Edelman/ Vic Beasley. Brady wasn't the one who prevented the blowout from happening... he did everything in his power to throw that game away in Sunday.

    Also, if you think Rodgers doesn't manipulate defenses in the pocket even close to Brady, then I have to question if you understand what you're watching or if you're just simply buying into narratives. I wonder how Jason Garret feels about that statement? The narrative was going to be built one or another for Brady if his team won. He's one of the all time greats, but to use Sunday's game as the case to cement is a joke. He sucked on Sunday. If team accomplishments is a big part of your criteria for GOAT, then he might be the GOAT. But there's a distinction to be made between the GOAT and BOAT. To me GOAT considers longevity/ some team accomplishments and individual accolades. BOAT to me is who the better player was not considering the incompleteness of his career. And to me Rodgers is better than Brady(especially) or Manning ever were as players.
     
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  3. CountTheRings

    CountTheRings New Member

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    Brady and Belichick are far superior to Montana and Walsh by far.
     
  4. Dierking

    Dierking Well-Known Member

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    My dad can beat up your dad.
     
  5. Peebag

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    Different eras.
     
  6. New England Patriots

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    Agreed. It's much more difficult to keep a dynasty going in the free agency era.
     
  7. Toronto_Jet

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    It's also much easier to play QB in a league that protects the offense as much as they do. Current roughing the passer and pass interference penalties would be laughed at in the 80's.
     
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  8. CJLang

    CJLang Well-Known Member

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    Not sure what that has to do with building a dynasty?

    Montana was able to play with the same great offensive and defensive players throughout their whole run, while the Pats have had to rebuild on the move and let many of their best leave because of the cap.
     
  9. PickSix

    PickSix Well-Known Member

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    Well yeah, cuz Montana is old and Walsh is dead, so....yeah.....
     
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  10. Peebag

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    yea...that's what I meant
     
  11. New England Patriots

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  12. Dierking

    Dierking Well-Known Member

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    If there's a God in heaven it'll be a Jet that delivers that blow to Brady.
     
  13. FJF

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    and since we already know how god feels about the jets, steve young 2.0 will emerge from the patriots bench.
     
  14. HomeoftheJets

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    Like how a Jet delivered that blow to Bledsoe? Face it, we're screwed.
     
  15. ConcordeChops

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  16. Toronto_Jet

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    We started this nightmare, might as well be us that ends it.
     

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