Why register with the Steelers Fever Forums?
 • Intelligent and friendly discussions.
 • It's free and it's quick. Always.
 • Enter events in the forums calendar.
 • Very user friendly software.
 • Exclusive contests and giveaways.

 Donate to Steelers Fever, Click here
 Our 2014 Goal: $450.00 - To Date: $450.00 (100.00%)
 Home | Forums | Editorials | Shop | Tickets | Downloads | Contact Pittsburgh Steelers Forum Feed Not Just Fans. Hardcore Fans.

Go Back   Steelers Fever Forums > Steelers Football > Pittsburgh Steelers


Steelers Fever Fan Shop

Doc's Sports Get FREE NFL Picks and College Football picks as well as Football Lines like live NFL Lines and updated NFL Power Rankings all at Doc's Sports Service.

Steelers

An important history lesson for you TRUE Steelers fans!

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 12-17-2012, 09:31 AM   #11
steelfury02
Wing Kong Exchange - CEO
Supporter
 
steelfury02's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 6,114
Member Number: 6076
Thanks: 5,904
Thanked 5,023 Times in 2,383 Posts
My Mood: Fine
Default Re: Hard to Believe

I won't give up and still believe in anything - the Giants, Packers, and Steelers have proved that in the past.

I still reserve the right to bitch.
__________________
MacReady: Beaver pics - don't think we're in much shape to do anything about this thread
Childs: Well, what do we do?
MacReady: Why don't we just . . .wait here and post for a little while longer . . . see what happens?
steelfury02 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 12:14 PM   #12
plenewken
Assistant Coach
 

Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 1,474
Member Number: 3447
Thanks: 125
Thanked 25 Times in 16 Posts
Default Re: Hard to Believe

Quote:
Originally Posted by Quackjack View Post
Bitch bitch bitch whine whine whine

We're still in it, and unlike most of you I won't give up until we're out.
I'm not giving up either. Giving up would mean not watching them play the next 2 Sundays and not rooting for them. I'll watch them but I don't expect much. Now they can always surprise me but I wasn't born yesterday.
plenewken is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 12:26 PM   #13
JeromeBetties63
Assistant Coach
 

Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 1,071
Member Number: 19049
Thanks: 610
Thanked 799 Times in 425 Posts
Default Re: Hard to Believe

Quote:
Originally Posted by WRXXXGeof View Post
Delusions. Merely Delusions. That or headupass syndrome.
Exactly what Giants fans were saying at this time last year. Exactly.
JeromeBetties63 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 12:36 PM   #14
BritishSteel
Head Coach
Supporter
 
BritishSteel's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Lincoln, England
Posts: 1,718
Gender: Male
Member Number: 878
Thanks: 419
Thanked 668 Times in 299 Posts
My Mood: Amused
Default Re: Hard to Believe

Wouldn't remotely surprise me if we smash the Bungles then lose 9-6 to the Browns. This season in a nutshell.

If we do make the playoffs though, with our injuries and keystone kops highlight reel, then there can't be a better reason to believe in destiny.
__________________
All Humans are vermin in the eyes of Morbo!.
BritishSteel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 01:25 PM   #15
maddog78
Assistant Coach
 
maddog78's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 1,108
Member Number: 24321
Thanks: 48
Thanked 303 Times in 175 Posts
Default Re: Hard to Believe

Quote:
Originally Posted by JeromeBetties63 View Post
Exactly what Giants fans were saying at this time last year. Exactly.
And then the Giants defense did what they were doing all year, sacked the QB and forced turnovers. All they needed was for Eli to stop imploding.

5 sacks and 3 turnovers of the Jets, and 6 sacks and 2 turnovers against Dallas, their last two wins to go 9-7.

Anyone think this defense can rise up for a couple performances like that?
maddog78 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 01:39 PM   #16
FanSince72
Team Owner
 
FanSince72's Avatar
 

Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: New York
Posts: 2,899
Member Number: 17502
Thanks: 605
Thanked 2,133 Times in 916 Posts
Default Re: Hard to Believe

Quote:
Originally Posted by Quackjack View Post
Bitch bitch bitch whine whine whine

We're still in it, and unlike most of you I won't give up until we're out.
Being "in it" and being a true contender are two different things.

Even I have to admit that we do not look like a championship team and until we do -- even if we end up in the playoffs, we'll just be there to balance out the field.

What a shame.

What's even worse is that as usual, Dick LeBeau will be free from blame, Haley will be given a pass because "It's his first year with the team" and Tomlin will be crucified because -- well, because he's Tomlin.


Oh and of course Arians will still suck.


*Sigh*
__________________
http://i1297.photobucket.com/albums/ag37/JPsuff/comment2a.jpg
FanSince72 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 01:58 PM   #17
Kingmagyar
Team Captain
 

Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 943
Gender: Male
Member Number: 16118
Thanks: 14
Thanked 200 Times in 107 Posts
Default Re: Hard to Believe

Next year's draft is very deep at safety and there is some real good inside linebackers too. Don't forget another WR and RB on the wish list as well.
Kingmagyar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 03:32 PM   #18
steelersfan299
Bench Warmer
 
steelersfan299's Avatar
 

Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Posts: 271
Member Number: 24619
Thanks: 21
Thanked 135 Times in 99 Posts
Default Re: Hard to Believe

I think the Ravens are going to lose on purpose in Week 17 so the Steelers can't go the playoffs and so they can rest their starters for the playoffs.
steelersfan299 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 03:35 PM   #19
The_Joker
Living Legend
 
The_Joker's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: North Virginia
Posts: 3,491
Gender: Male
Member Number: 24540
Thanks: 3,918
Thanked 2,134 Times in 1,126 Posts
My Mood: Devilish
Default Re: Hard to Believe

Quote:
Originally Posted by steelersfan299 View Post
I think the Ravens are going to lose on purpose in Week 17 so the Steelers can't go the playoffs and so they can rest their starters for the playoffs.
If we win the next 2 games there is nothing anyone can do to stop us. Not the Bengals, the Ravens or the Jets.
__________________
HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA!!!
The_Joker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-17-2012, 03:42 PM   #20
steelerchad
Team President
Supporter
 

Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 2,285
Member Number: 5792
Thanks: 9
Thanked 479 Times in 232 Posts
Default Re: Hard to Believe

Quote:
Originally Posted by steelersfan299 View Post
I think the Ravens are going to lose on purpose in Week 17 so the Steelers can't go the playoffs and so they can rest their starters for the playoffs.
If we beat the Bengals and the Giants beat the Ravens, the Ravens will have to play week 17 or risk us passing them for the #4 seed and them getting the #6. This would make them go on the road to Denver or NE and put us at home against the Colts.

I think they'll be playing to beat Cincy that week if week 16 works out to plan.
steelerchad is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Shoutbox provided by vBShout v6.2.1 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.0.8 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Navbar with Avatar by Motorradforum
no new posts