Matt Simms

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  1. Joe Willie White Shoes

    Joe Willie White Shoes Well-Known Member

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    Remember when some people on this board thought Simms was an NFL caliber QB who could be the Jets starting/franchise QB. Yeesh
     
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  2. JetsNation06

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    Some people also thought Elijah McGuire was going to be our starting RB of the future after last season. It's amazing what a talent upgrade does to perspective.
     
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  3. HomeoftheJets

    HomeoftheJets Well-Known Member

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    I remember when K̶e̶l̶l̶e̶n̶ ̶C̶l̶e̶m̶e̶n̶s̶ G̶r̶e̶g̶ ̶M̶c̶E̶l̶r̶o̶y̶ Matt Simms was going to be the savior. Fun times.
     
  4. LogeSection2RowJ

    LogeSection2RowJ Well-Known Member

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    Rex actually started McElroy at QB once or twice.
     
  5. Sec124DieHard

    Sec124DieHard Active Member

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    Dont forget Brett Ratliff!!
     
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  6. Sec124DieHard

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    And how soon we forget Bryce Petty...

    If we didnt have Sam, im sure Luke Falk would be the next one about now..
     
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    How can we forget Kellen Clemens!
     
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  8. forevercursed

    forevercursed Well-Known Member

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    Nobody thought he was an NFL caliber. He had a good throwing arm. That's about it.

    Brett Ratliff was the guy who got people excited.
     
  9. Ralebird

    Ralebird Well-Known Member

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    Didn't there used to be a guy named Hackleburger or something?
     
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  10. forevercursed

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    Some people believed in Greg McElroy too
     
  11. twown

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    Man you guys are hard to impress. Sure, he’s not the best QB on the falcons, and he’s not the best QB named Matt on the Falcons, and he’s not one of the top two quarterbacks named Matt on the falcons, but is he a top 3 QB named Matt on the falcons? Absolutely!
     
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    That's nothing. I believed in Brooks Bollinger once.
     
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    Cman65 The Dark Admin, 2018 BEST Darksider Poster

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    I'm amazed Simms is still in the league.
     
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    Cman65 The Dark Admin, 2018 BEST Darksider Poster

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    We could never forget Bryce Petty.. Shitty young QB playing behind the worst OLine in the league at the time. :)
     
  15. Jets81

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    There were a couple, or maybe just 1, really hardcore Petty supporters at the time.
     
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    stinkyB 2009 Best Avatar Award Winner

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    I wonder if that guy still has the statue in his backyard?
     
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    You guys aren't asking the important question: Can they kick field goals?
     
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  18. forevercursed

    forevercursed Well-Known Member

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    And the one guy we did have that turned out pretty decent we totally misjudged.

    Jeff Blake
     
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    Browning Nagel!!!!! Glen Foley!!!! Geno Smith ( after MNF Atlanta). Simms never got to that level, I always thought it was about his last name. Love his brother on the Florio show, the rest of the family can just go away
     
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    I remember when Walt Michaels thought Matt Robinson was going to be the Jets savior.
     
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