Are we still running the Pistol?

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  1. cyman05

    cyman05 Well-Known Member

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    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?
     
  2. simply1

    simply1 Well-Known Member

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    I don't think there's a suitable name for what we run...
     
  3. cyman05

    cyman05 Well-Known Member

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    I guess that's a no then.
     
  4. CycloneErik

    CycloneErik Well-Known Member

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    Every year, we're revolutionizing the offense.
    It just comes out more like the French Revolution every time.
     
  5. 3TrueFans

    3TrueFans Well-Known Member

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    WTF, history jokes? This is the last straw.
     
  6. Wesley

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    The peashooter.
     
  7. cmjh10

    cmjh10 Well-Known Member

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    I found it quite funny
     
  8. Cyismymonkey

    Cyismymonkey Member

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    Thank you I needed both of those. Go Clones!
     
  9. ISUagger

    ISUagger Active Member

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    That is awesome.
     
  10. twojman

    twojman Well-Known Member

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    Best quote in the football forums ever?
     
  11. dunar

    dunar Well-Known Member

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    I was told we run the "Hot Mess" offense
     
  12. khardbored

    khardbored Active Member

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    "The French What now???" -- Average American.
     
  13. ISUKyro

    ISUKyro Well-Known Member

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    #13 ISUKyro, Oct 27, 2013
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    We run the mess-o-****

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

    cyrevkah Well-Known Member

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    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.
     
  15. mcblogerson

    mcblogerson Well-Known Member

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    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.
     
  16. CycloneErik

    CycloneErik Well-Known Member

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    Well, we know that Mess won't be a revolutionary, because he hates throwing bombs.
     
  17. snowcraig2.0

    snowcraig2.0 Well-Known Member

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    I believe we are running the cap gun offense. Constantly firing blanks.
     
  18. cycloner29

    cycloner29 Active Member

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    more like a water pistol where everyone else we play has a water cannon!
     
  19. bostrem00

    bostrem00 Well-Known Member

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    The starter's gun- It goes bang, but nothing happens....
     
  20. Rabbuk

    Rabbuk Well-Known Member

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    Was this a reference to the Camus play "the just assassins"?
     

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