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Old 10-05-2017, 07:36 AM
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I think you see all four retire this year, as they should..

I love Philip, but its time.. Please have the dignity to hang it up Phil

Same with the other two.. all three are playing pretty poorly, and only the Steelers have managed to keep a decent team around Ben due mainly to ownership and good coaching..

After being on this board for 11 damn years... time to grow up too.. lol
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:23 AM
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I think you see all four retire this year, as they should..

I love Philip, but its time.. Please have the dignity to hang it up Phil

Same with the other two.. all three are playing pretty poorly, and only the Steelers have managed to keep a decent team around Ben due mainly to ownership and good coaching..

After being on this board for 11 damn years... time to grow up too.. lol
Too bad Rivers didn't get any of that during his tenure. Neither he or we will know what he could have been truly capable of. He's a better man than I for choosing to stick with a BS franchise for his entire career.
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:43 AM
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Too bad Rivers didn't get any of that during his tenure. Neither he or we will know what he could have been truly capable of. He's a better man than I for choosing to stick with a BS franchise for his entire career.
He is a better man, but it is to his own detriment that he stuck around..
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Old 10-09-2017, 10:15 PM
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He is a better man, but it is to his own detriment that he stuck around..
I would stick around too because I am able to live in SoCal and if I am the perennial starting NFL QB making top 5 salaries...And best, if I throw 3 picks in a game, most fans will blame my linemen and I am still the starting season after season....
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Old 10-10-2017, 03:30 AM
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I would stick around too because I am able to live in SoCal and if I am the perennial starting NFL QB making top 5 salaries...And best, if I throw 3 picks in a game, most fans will blame my linemen and I am still the starting season after season....
eh, its a living I guess.
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Old 10-10-2017, 09:30 AM
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Right on point, Sam Farmer of the LA times

https://www.google.com/amp/www.latim...story,amp.html
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Old 10-05-2017, 08:46 AM
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Too bad Rivers didn't get any of that during his tenure. Neither he or we will know what he could have been truly capable of. He's a better man than I for choosing to stick with a BS franchise for his entire career.
I can name millions of reasons why he stuck with this bs org...plus about 10 of his own.
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I can name millions of reasons why he stuck with this bs org...plus about 10 of his own.
Can you??? Okay, GO!

I expect no less than literally millions...
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Can you??? Okay, GO!

I expect no less than literally millions...
go count his bank account and see how many $'s you can count. and then add his fam of 10 to it. there's your millions
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Anyone remember the old radio caller "Rocket Scientist/Brain Surgeon" from 1090? used to call into Scott & BR and Hacksaw all the time..

He called it early way back in 06' & 07' that Philip didnt have the "mentality" to be a champion..

At the time I thought, "Who the hell is this idiot to say this", but he was right... Manning/Brady and probably even Ben would have not stood for the garbage ownership & personnel decisions that Spanos has made in the last 15 years.

But Phil, being the good man that he is, kept quiet and honored his contract and TRUSTED the owners to do the right thing...

Lesson learned, never trust ANYONE for help carry out your own aspirations, IF you actually have them..

Being a champion requires a bit of selfishness and arrogance to do so.
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