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    Re: Other Games Thread



    So if Redskins lose they miss the playoffs?





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    Re: Other Games Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Uli2001 View Post
    So if Redskins lose they miss the playoffs?
    Correct.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Uli2001 View Post
    So if Redskins lose they miss the playoffs?
    Yes. Loser of this game is out. Winner is NFC East champs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Uli2001 View Post
    So if Redskins lose they miss the playoffs?
    Yes. Winner of this game wins NFC East, loser is out.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Haloti92 View Post
    Yes. Winner of this game wins NFC East, loser is out.
    Winner will host Seattle next week.




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    Re: Other Games Thread

    Thanks. It will be funny to watch Danny Boy come up short. Except for RGIII, which I actually think deserves it.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Raveninwoodlawn View Post
    The former head of officiating explained it.

    I'll take Pereira's word as what the actual rule is.
    That's your prerogative, but saying "it's right because I said so" doesn't really prove much. Pereira isn't flawless, far from it.

    He's about 50% on whether or not a call on the field will be reviewed as the Fox Sports "rules consultant" this year.

    Would you like to know Pereira's background? He was a side judge (never a head referee) in the 96-97 season under... you guessed it... Mike Carey. (Just an FYI, the side judge has 2 jobs: counting the number of defensive players on the field and helping call field goals.)




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    What a day. Houston went from home field advantage to now having to play next weekend.

    Denver went from losing their first few games to being the team to beat with 11 straight wins and now the #1 seed.

    The mighty Steelers are home.

    The defending Super Bowl Champion Giants are out.

    And for all the crap that has gone on this year, injuries, poor play, etc, and the Ravens could play a JV game today and still host a playoff game next week.



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    Quote Originally Posted by StingerNLG View Post
    What a day. Houston went from home field advantage to now having to play next weekend.

    Denver went from losing their first few games to being the team to beat with 11 straight wins and now the #1 seed.

    The mighty Steelers are home.

    The defending Super Bowl Champion Giants are out.

    And for all the crap that has gone on this year, injuries, poor play, etc, and the Ravens could play a JV game today and still host a playoff game next week.




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    This is why they play the games. NFL is a week-week league. It's pretty crazy.




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    Quote Originally Posted by bmorecareful View Post
    He's about 50% on whether or not a call on the field will be reviewed as the Fox Sports "rules consultant" this year.
    Got a link to back that up?

    Quote Originally Posted by bmorecareful View Post
    Would you like to know Pereira's background? He was a side judge (never a head referee) in the 96-97 season under... you guessed it... Mike Carey. (Just an FYI, the side judge has 2 jobs: counting the number of defensive players on the field and helping call field goals.)
    Uhh, he was also the Senior Vice President of Officiating.

    And no, that's not even close to everything a side judge does:

    Per NFL.com ....

    "Definition: The official that lines up 20 yards deep in the defensive backfield. His duties are essentially the same as the back judge:
    Make sure the defensive team has no more than 11 players on the field
    Watch all eligible receivers on his side of the field
    Watch the area between the umpire and field judge
    Rule on the legality of catches and pass interference penalties
    Watch for clipping on kick returns"
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    Re: Other Games Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by StingerNLG View Post
    What a day. Houston went from home field advantage to now having to play next weekend.

    Denver went from losing their first few games to being the team to beat with 11 straight wins and now the #1 seed.

    The mighty Steelers are home.

    The defending Super Bowl Champion Giants are out.

    And for all the crap that has gone on this year, injuries, poor play, etc, and the Ravens could play a JV game today and still host a playoff game next week.



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    the NFL is wild isn't it? I tell you what I for one am priud of this Ravens team we have faced more adversity that would have sent other ball clubs into a downward spiral, but some how amongst the injuries, Cam Cameron, makeshift Oline and top 5 toughest schedule, we won the division and will host another playoff game even if we are one and done they exceeded my expectations.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Jsmoove View Post
    the NFL is wild isn't it? I tell you what I for one am priud of this Ravens team we have faced more adversity that would have sent other ball clubs into a downward spiral, but some how amongst the injuries, Cam Cameron, makeshift Oline and top 5 toughest schedule, we won the division and will host another playoff game even if we are one and done they exceeded my expectations.
    Losing 4 of the last 5 sure looks like a downward spiral to me. I really hope they can just turn it on in the playoffs but I'm so sure they'll be able to.
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