Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
sschind  
#1 Posted : Monday, December 23, 2013 12:58:53 PM(UTC)
I'm not sure why the Ravens decided to put in their backup QB with 2 minutes left but it really could have screwed me big time. I was losing my game by 5 or 6 points and I had Forte on Sunday night so I was feeling pretty good about my chances (more on that later) The guy I played had the Patriots defense. I'm looking at our gamecast and I see the Patriots defense points jump up by 8 and I figure WTF. I click on the game tracker and with my slow connection I see that some clown for the Ravens fumbled the ball and the Patriots recovered it for a a TD. No problem I figure now Forte needs aout 13 -14 points. he should get that against the Eagles. I go back to the gamecast and again, right before my very eyes the Patriots defense score jumps by 8 again. The same clown throws a pick six. Now Forte needs about 22-23 points. Still doable I figure but now I'm thinking if he scores that well it may mean the Bears win. Of course even without the 2 defensive TDs it turns out Forte did not score enough that I would have won anyway and I blame that on Matt Stafford, my QB, who has been dreadful.

Now I need Gore to score less than 4 points tonight or my season in both leagues will end in the semifinal round.

1 league (the one I already lost in) I was the 4th seed (1st wildcard) even though I was tied with the best record at 10-4 and had beaten the division winner twice (our tie breaker is total points not head to head)

The other league I was #1 seed with highest point total but I will still likely end up losing.

Oh well, still pretty successful seasons money wise. I should be able to make enough to cover my fees but I don't know. I made more roster moves this year in both leagues than I ever have. Its the closest I have ever come since about 4 years ago when I was runner up in both leagues. I took home over $500.00 bucks that year so I am hoping for at least a $250.00 payout this season. That should cover my expenses.
wpr  
#2 Posted : Monday, December 23, 2013 1:03:55 PM(UTC)
You get paid? Hey Kevin where is my cash for beating your butt yesterday?

I can hate the patties without adding anything new to the list.
mi_keys  
#3 Posted : Monday, December 23, 2013 1:15:21 PM(UTC)
sschind said: Go to Quoted Post
I'm not sure why the Ravens decided to put in their backup QB with 2 minutes left but it really could have screwed me big time. I was losing my game by 5 or 6 points and I had Forte on Sunday night so I was feeling pretty good about my chances (more on that later) The guy I played had the Patriots defense. I'm looking at our gamecast and I see the Patriots defense points jump up by 8 and I figure WTF. I click on the game tracker and with my slow connection I see that some clown for the Ravens fumbled the ball and the Patriots recovered it for a a TD. No problem I figure now Forte needs aout 13 -14 points. he should get that against the Eagles. I go back to the gamecast and again, right before my very eyes the Patriots defense score jumps by 8 again. The same clown throws a pick six. Now Forte needs about 22-23 points. Still doable I figure but now I'm thinking if he scores that well it may mean the Bears win. Of course even without the 2 defensive TDs it turns out Forte did not score enough that I would have won anyway and I blame that on Matt Stafford, my QB, who has been dreadful.

Now I need Gore to score less than 4 points tonight or my season in both leagues will end in the semifinal round.

1 league (the one I already lost in) I was the 4th seed (1st wildcard) even though I was tied with the best record at 10-4 and had beaten the division winner twice (our tie breaker is total points not head to head)

The other league I was #1 seed with highest point total but I will still likely end up losing.

Oh well, still pretty successful seasons money wise. I should be able to make enough to cover my fees but I don't know. I made more roster moves this year in both leagues than I ever have. Its the closest I have ever come since about 4 years ago when I was runner up in both leagues. I took home over $500.00 bucks that year so I am hoping for at least a $250.00 payout this season. That should cover my expenses.


Eh, I was part of a 16 team league with a $200 buy-in. I had the 4th highest total points but finished 5-8. I had second high score on 3 separate occasions (high score gets $50) including 161. I'm not going to get a dime. You could have been fucked a whole hell of a lot worse than you were.
sschind  
#4 Posted : Monday, December 23, 2013 4:10:43 PM(UTC)
mi_keys said: Go to Quoted Post
Eh, I was part of a 16 team league with a $200 buy-in. I had the 4th highest total points but finished 5-8. I had second high score on 3 separate occasions (high score gets $50) including 161. I'm not going to get a dime. You could have been fucked a whole hell of a lot worse than you were.


Oh trust me I know, and I have been. I've had seasons like yours as well. I'm sure we all have if we play long enough.

I am thankful I will not have to come up with the cash, or at least not all of it, for the entry fee (my brother in law runs the league so he lets me skate to see if I win anything. He does it with a lot of the guys he knows well)
Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Fan Shout
hardrocker950 (1h) : Antonio Brown injured
TheKanataThrilla (2h) : If this is an incomplete pass in the Seahawks game I am pissed
hardrocker950 (6h) : That number will likely shrink a lot after this weekend
Zero2Cool (6h) : Damarious Randall and Josh Hawkins as the defense's top cornerbacks today.
Zero2Cool (7h) : 24 teams are still alive for playoffs in week 15...
buckeyepackfan (8h) : We have a winner! Zero tell Smokey what he has won! :)
Zero2Cool (8h) : that's the guy who wanted chagne of scenery i suppose
Zero2Cool (8h) : Marvin Lewis’ plans to leave his job as Bengals’ HC after this season
Zero2Cool (8h) : Packers have been using the 4-3 for awhile on defense.
Smokey (8h) : Tears for Fears
buckeyepackfan (9h) : Shout! Shout! Let it all out! Who sang it?
yooperfan (12h) : Game time weather: 48, PC wind sw at 4mph
yooperfan (13h) : "RUN THE TABLE"
yooperfan (13h) : Rise and shine Packers fans!
buckeyepackfan (14h) : THAT BAAAAAAAD MAN IS BACK!
buckeyepackfan (14h) : GAMEDAY! #assesagainstthewall!
buckeyepackfan (14h) : GOOD MORNING PACKER FANS!
Mucky Tundra (18h) : when did Saturday games become a thing again?
gbguy20 (18h) : Fucking game isn't on tv in MN
beast (18h) : Wait, why are you starting Christmas shopping early? ;p
Smokey (19h) : Been there, finished that .
Zero2Cool (19h) : if i were smarter, i would have started Christmas shopping before now'
Nonstopdrivel (21h) : What's the little red icon next to DakotaT's handle mean?
buckeyepackfan (23h) : he will be back on practice squad if nobody claims him
Nonstopdrivel (16-Dec) : Callahan got the axe.
Porforis (16-Dec) : Or maybe Sub Capers?
Cheesey (16-Dec) : Oh my...THAT was FUNNY!
Zero2Cool (16-Dec) : Haha
TheKanataThrilla (16-Dec) : We need to call him _om Capers, because our D is non existant
Zero2Cool (16-Dec) : Panthers owner Jerry Richardson under investigation for workplace misconduct
Zero2Cool (15-Dec) : @Tricksyhobbitss Dom Capers is a storm trooper. Because his defense can't hit anything.
beast (15-Dec) : Packers once again facing some former Packers this season, OLVan Roten, DE Peppers and CB Gunter
beast (14-Dec) : Darn, and I was already worried about Spriggs possibly vs Peppers
Zero2Cool (14-Dec) : Jason Spriggs added to the injury report
Zero2Cool (14-Dec) : whoa
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2017 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 10 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Sep 17 @ 7:30 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Sep 24 @ 3:25 PM
BENGALS
Thursday, Sep 28 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 8 @ 3:25 PM
at Cowboys
Sunday, Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Oct 22 @ 12:00 PM
SAINTS
Sunday, Oct 29 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Monday, Nov 6 @ 7:30 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 12 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
RAVENS
Sunday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
at Steelers
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 12:00 PM
BUCCANEERS
Sunday, Dec 10 @ 12:00 PM
at Browns
Sunday, Dec 17 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Saturday, Dec 23 @ 7:30 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Dec 31 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
5m / Green Bay Packers Talk / gbguy20

35m / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / buckeyepackfan

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / rabidgopher04

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / rabidgopher04

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / rabidgopher04

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

Headlines