View Poll Results: What do you prefer?

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  • Offense

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  • Defense

    11 21.15%
  • I like both the same

    14 26.92%
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    Offense or Defense?

    Do you prefer watching offense or defense? I guess it matters what team you are watching, but i enjoy watching a spread offense in action. I just enjoy watching the no huddle and quick passes. I tend to think defense is kind of boring to watch other than the big hits. When a offense is rolling and putting up points fast i love it.


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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    I like watching the Cyclones. If our offense is good then I would prefer to watch that and same goes for the defense. Hopefully both are good this year though!

    Eh I'll give it a shot. Spread Offense > any Defense > Pro Style offense

    But I voted both.



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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    I like watching the Cyclones. If our offense is good then I would prefer to watch that and same goes for the defense. Hopefully both are good this year though!

    Eh I'll give it a shot. Spread Offense > any Defense > Pro Style offense

    But I voted both.
    I'll agree. Pro Style has to be the boringest thing i've ever watched.


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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    I chose Defense, because that is what I played in High School. I really believe that defense wins championships. i.e. '09 Nebraska


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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    I love watching a fast pace, spead offense. I also love watching a hard hitting defense.


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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    I prefer a pack rat chasing defense.


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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    I prefer a pack rat chasing defense.
    Defense all the way. A well coached defense is the most fun to watch.



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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    I know that this isn't the norm, but I do like a grind it out running style type of offense. There is something about seeing an offense team have a touchdown drive that takes ten minutes off the game clock.



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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    Quote Originally Posted by MLawrence View Post
    I know that this isn't the norm, but I do like a grind it out running style type of offense. There is something about seeing an offense team have a touchdown drive that takes ten minutes off the game clock.
    I'd rather score 40+ points.


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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    Quote Originally Posted by MLawrence View Post
    I know that this isn't the norm, but I do like a grind it out running style type of offense. There is something about seeing an offense team have a touchdown drive that takes ten minutes off the game clock.
    Thats nice to have only if you have a dominate defense.



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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    I like watching both, but don't forget about special teams! Defensively, I played FS in high school, so I do like watching the secondary.


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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    I prefer the Chewbacca Defense and Serious Offenses.



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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    [quote+balken] I prefer the Chewbacca Defense and Serious Offenses.[/quote]

    That don't make sense.



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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    Quote Originally Posted by MLawrence View Post
    [quote+balken] I prefer the Chewbacca Defense and Serious Offenses.
    That don't make sense.[/QUOTE]
    Either does this. Corrected: That Doesn't make sense


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    Re: Offense or Defense?

    we r going to have a great set of linebackers this year. i am looking forward to see mr. jerimiah george.


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