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Old 01-12-2013, 10:37 PM   #1
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Default Watching these playoff games has convinced me

that football is simply no longer a sport.

It's a performance. At first I suspected same. Now it's obvious.

Know what I mean?
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Old 01-12-2013, 10:42 PM   #2
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Old 01-12-2013, 10:53 PM   #3
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He's suggesting it's all scripted. RGIII got a bonus for the pretend surgery.
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Old 01-12-2013, 11:34 PM   #6
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Default Re: Watching these playoff games has convinced me

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that football is simply no longer a sport.

It's a performance. At first I suspected same. Now it's obvious.

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No - if it was scripted Peyton and Green Bay would have won because keeping Peyton and Green Bay in the playoffs would draw higher ratings next week

Another Peyton-Brady matchup would have drawn in the casual viewer
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Another Peyton-Brady matchup would have drawn in the casual viewer
Fuck the casual viewer.
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No - if it was scripted Peyton and Green Bay would have won because keeping Peyton and Green Bay in the playoffs would draw higher ratings next week

Another Peyton-Brady matchup would have drawn in the casual viewer
Or ESPN/FOX Sports will get big ratings this week for going 24/7 over Peyton underperforming in the playoffs yet again.

Another Peyton/Brady matchup in the playoffs? Not really...b/c it will be yet another one of those generic sequels noone will care about.
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Today's games were entertaining. Last weekend sucked aside from the Hawks Skins game.
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Tell that to CBS -ratings drive the rights fees that pay the NFL's bills - it's a business
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