8/17/18 – Image Metaphor Of The Day

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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles, hero of last year’s Super Bowl versus the New England Patriots suffered a shoulder injury while playing against the same team in a preseason game last night. Further tests will be done to check the extent of the injury…

One question though…why, oh why, would you even play the Super Bowl MVP against the team that is still smarting over losing the big game while playing them in their own house? With Belichick’s shady past, don’t you think there’s a chance they may seek retribution against the guy who cost them another title?

No, we’re not conspiracy theorists…

Get Away From Da Choppas!

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Two unexpected helicopters appeared over Lambeau Field last night as the preseason NFL game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Green Bay Packers got underway which sent police scrambling. With 11:53 left in the first quarter and Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers having just thrown a touchdown to Tight End Jimmy Graham, two U.S. Navy helicopters appeared over the stadium. Air traffic is typically routed away from the stadium during any scheduled games to prevent potential incidents. The unauthorized flyby had the Wisconsin state police hurriedly trying to find out what was going on. Further investigation discovered that the helicopters made an inadvertent side trip and the matter would continue to be looked into regarding the lapse of protocol.

These Terrible Times sources indicate that Brett Favre had hijacked one of the planes and was attempting to make another NFL comeback…

Cheesy, I know

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What A Jag Off!

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Superstar NFL player Jalen Ramsey, cornerback for the Jacksonville Jaguars, trashed about half the league’s quarterbacks in a recent interview in GQ Magazine. Among his comments were quips that Baltimore Ravens QB Joe Flacco “sucks”, that Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger was “decent at best”, that new Buffalo Bills rookie QB Josh Allen was “trash” and that Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan is overrated.

Oof. Someone really ones to play with a target on his back this season! Of course, Flacco has won a Super Bowl, “Big Ben” has won two, Matt Ryan just played in a Super Bowl a year ago and Allen hasn’t even started a game yet. Maybe Ramsey should enter concussion protocol; he may have forgotten the history of the franchise he plays for…

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7/30/18 – Image Metaphor Of The Day

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The New York Jets have finally signed their #1 draft pick, quarterback Sam Darnold out of USC, following delays over contract language. The deal is approximately $30 million for four years. The Jets hope they have a franchise quarterback in Darnold who will bring many successful years to the team.

Who are we kidding? It’s the Jets. Enjoy it now fans – once the season starts, it’s all downhill from here…

A Nice Island To Retire To…

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NFL veteran Darrelle Revis announced his retirement today after 11 years in pro football. One of the greatest cornerbacks to ever play the game, he played for the New York Jets, New England Patriots (where he won a Super Bowl), Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Kansas City Chiefs. Known as “Revis Island”, opposing quarterbacks feared throwing in his direction as he was one of the best against the wide receivers he faced. It was only after injury and age caught up to the superstar that his production fell off. His next stop will almost certainly be Canton, Ohio and the football Hall of Fame.

And the Jets ownership should be sent to this island for letting him go in the prime of his career…

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