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    MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    What an incredible execution of touch and finesse. He guided that ball to the only spot where Reeves could have covered.

    Since kicking is all about power and explosive speed, Mahoney's kick was most impressive just for the soft 'pooch' touch. Like a golfer's touch on a difficult chip shot. Props to Grant!


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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    That play turned the game. Even though we fumbled on that drive, that play made the crowd believe.



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    He's done that a few times in his career. I was really really impressed with the touch, and Reeve's ability to get up and get that.



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    That play surprised me.... and it was done perfectly!!!!


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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    He may have had a lot of field goal woes in his career, but he has always had the onside dialed in. He's done it at least once a year I believe.


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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    That was perfectly executed. I bet they practiced that about 1000 times in the last two weeks!



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    That really gave the team some more swagger. Huge play. When nobody puts pressure on him, Mahoney is clutch.



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    Awesome kick.



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    Quote Originally Posted by keepngoal View Post
    That play surprised me.... and it was done perfectly!!!!
    Really? My friends and I all thought it was coming and not in that "oh we should really onside it here" kind of way. But perfect execution.



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    You have to appreciate the fact that even though Mahoney lost out to Guyer on FG's that he is still a major contributor on kickoffs and an integral part of the TEAM.



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    He truly is the pride of Linn Mar...



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    That onsides kick was BEAUTIFULLY executed!!!

    Say what you will about his field goals... that was a great onsides kick!


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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    I didn't even see it...happened so fast!


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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    Arnaud was sitting 3 rows behind me and he called it.



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    Re: MahonEy's On-Side Kick

    Props to Mahoney, I can't wait till next year when we don't have to worry about whether or not our kicker can make a kick or not. Bring on Netten!


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