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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    AD ready for his rushing record year.



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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
    Go Vikes! AP needs to have at least 35 carries today. How's everyone feeling about their teams chances today?
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    AD ready for his rushing record year.
    He'll only need about 8 carries if they're all like the first one.



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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Calvin Johnson loses a TD to the ... Calvin Johnson rule.


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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Vikes fan, but that was a terrible no touchdown call against Calvin Johnson. He clearly had the ball and was stretching it over the goal line. Oh well. First of many bad calls. Skol Vikes!



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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Gotta hold onto that ball until you get back to the locker room now I guess.



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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Vikings fan.....but that rule screwed the Lions out of a touchdown. Rule doesn't seem fair.

    If a running back breaks the plane of the goal line, and he then fumbles it when he hits the ground, it is still a touchdown, right? Why should a reception be different? Just doesn't seem right.


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    Ponder already with the deer in the headlights act.



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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    The receiver needs to complete the catch. The runningback already has possession.

    Quote Originally Posted by Dryburn View Post
    Vikings fan.....but that rule screwed the Lions out of a touchdown. Rule doesn't seem fair.

    If a running back breaks the plane of the goal line, and he then fumbles it when he hits the ground, it is still a touchdown, right? Why should a reception be different? Just doesn't seem right.



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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    Ponder already with the deer in the headlights act.


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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    What is going on? There have been 3 safeties already!

    Jets 2 - Bucs 0
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    Chiefs 7 - Jags 2


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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    The receiver needs to complete the catch. The runningback already has possession.
    It wouldn't matter if the running back was bobbling the ball as long as he had hold of it when he crossed the goal line.....as the receiver did in this case. If the running back crosses the goal line with the ball, hits the ground and then fumbles it.....it's still a touchdown, and he only did the same thing the receiver did. Once the ball crosses the plane in someone's hands, it should be a touchdown.....the ground should never affect it, imo.


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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    The receiver needs to have possession before it can be a touchdown. The receiver doesn't have possession until they come down with the ball.

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    It wouldn't matter if the running back was bobbling the ball as long as he had hold of it when he crossed the goal line.....as the receiver did in this case. If the running back crosses the goal line with the ball, hits the ground and then fumbles it.....it's still a touchdown, and he only did the same thing the receiver did. Once the ball crosses the plane in someone's hands, it should be a touchdown.....the ground should never affect it.



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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Hahaha Ponder


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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    I'm about ready to cue the Benny Hill theme music watching the Vikings game.



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    Re: ***Offical Week 1 NFL Gameday Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by SaraV View Post
    I'm about ready to cue the Benny Hill theme music watching the Vikings game.
    Not to mention, the Lions sure are leaving points on the field today.



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