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    Are we still running the Pistol?

    I know nothing about X's and O's, but I felt like all I heard about in August was how the pistol was going to revolutionize the offense compared to last year. I still don't really know what it is, but are we still running it? If we are, why isn't it working?



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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    I don't think there's a suitable name for what we run...


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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by simply1 View Post
    I don't think there's a suitable name for what we run...
    I guess that's a no then.



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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Every year, we're revolutionizing the offense.
    It just comes out more like the French Revolution every time.


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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Every year, we're revolutionizing the offense.
    It just comes out more like the French Revolution every time.
    WTF, history jokes? This is the last straw.



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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by simply1 View Post
    I don't think there's a suitable name for what we run...
    The peashooter.


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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    WTF, history jokes? This is the last straw.
    I found it quite funny


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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Thank you I needed both of those. Go Clones!



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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Every year, we're revolutionizing the offense.
    It just comes out more like the French Revolution every time.
    That is awesome.



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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Every year, we're revolutionizing the offense.
    It just comes out more like the French Revolution every time.
    Best quote in the football forums ever?



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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by simply1 View Post
    I don't think there's a suitable name for what we run...
    I was told we run the "Hot Mess" offense



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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Every year, we're revolutionizing the offense.
    It just comes out more like the French Revolution every time.
    "The French What now???" -- Average American.



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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    We run the mess-o-****

    Which is odd because sometimes when I eat bad even my **** runs. This O doesn't even do that


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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    WTF, history jokes? This is the last straw.
    I was listening to the director's comments of Les Miserables. He said that a lot of the revolutions were basically a group provoking riots and hoping that the others around them would join in. I sometimes feel that way about our fb team. Some of the players do their thing hoping the others will join in.





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    Re: Are we still running the Pistol?

    They seem to line up in the pistol at shotgun depth then motion the rb into a standard shotgun. That way defenses are like OMG is that the pistol, nevermind they looked to the sideline and called a wr screen.


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