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|10-03-2010, 03:31 PM||#1|
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Why I'm pumped going in to the bye at 3-1
A. we lost a close game that required last minute comeback by the Ravens. to steal it away
B. two missed FGs by a kicker I don't have much respect for could have changed the outcome.
C. the Ravens needed us to uncharacteristically commit so penalties to win against our inept offense
D. while I absolutely love Batch, he just isn't as good of a QB as Ben is
E. our defense continued its ball hawking ways, however 0 points off of those turnovers thanks to inept offense is a real kick in the pants.
F. while his stats might look ineffective, Mendenhall had several tough runs that show he really seems to be turning a corner in the level of his game play. With a legitimate passing threat to back him up he could very well churn out 1500+ yards.
G. did I mention I love Batch? But like an old dog I love memory of him more than I love his current play. I'll commend his bravery for standing in that pocket for so long against a blood thirsty Ravens D, but he did hold on to the ball waaayyy too long. I really think Ben would have converted a lot more first downs to help us convert more points.
H. this goes back to G. Batch was able to hold on to the ball for so long because our O Line actually did a great job of giving him time.
I. teams don't go undefeated anymore and win the Superbowl, we had to lose some time, might as well have been against a stout rival when we're without our offense's best player.
This season is feeling a lot like Ben's rookie season, only Ben isn't a rookie and has won two Superbowls since.
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