Green Bay Packers Forum

Welcome to your Green Bay Packers Online Community!

Since 2006, PackersHome has been providing a unique experience for fans.
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
31 Pages«<1819202122>»
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline The_Green_Ninja  
#191 Posted : Tuesday, November 10, 2009 11:15:21 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 11/9/2008(UTC)
Location: Tennessee
Applause Given: 73
Applause Received: 87
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
ANNOUNCEMENT:

If a team is out of contention for the playoffs, then they can not trade with a team who is in contention .


Disable trading.


I want trading to continue, just with in these limits. But any trade where it is between a team in contention and out of contention, I'm just going to veto it. I'd rather give the announcement so that if someone was thinking of it didn't wonder why I randomly vetoed it.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#192 Posted : Tuesday, November 10, 2009 11:21:59 PM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2016ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,505
Applause Received: 4,066
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
ANNOUNCEMENT:

If a team is out of contention for the playoffs, then they can not trade with a team who is in contention .


Disable trading.


I want trading to continue, just with in these limits. But any trade where it is between a team in contention and out of contention, I'm just going to veto it. I'd rather give the announcement so that if someone was thinking of it didn't wonder why I randomly vetoed it.



Was this rule mentioned before the league's season started?

Personally, I think you're out of line. You're playing a cruel game of 'this counts, this one doesn't.'


If I was in that league, I'd be pretty pissed off, unless this rule was disclosed in the very beginning.
Offline Rockmolder  
#193 Posted : Tuesday, November 10, 2009 11:23:20 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2010

Netherlands
Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 245
Applause Received: 384
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
ANNOUNCEMENT:

If a team is out of contention for the playoffs, then they can not trade with a team who is in contention .


Disable trading.


I want trading to continue, just with in these limits. But any trade where it is between a team in contention and out of contention, I'm just going to veto it. I'd rather give the announcement so that if someone was thinking of it didn't wonder why I randomly vetoed it.



Was this rule mentioned before the league's season started?

Personally, I think you're out of line. You're playing a cruel game of 'this counts, this one doesn't.'


If I was in that league, I'd be pretty pissed off, unless this rule was disclosed in the very beginning.


It wasn't, but it sounds like a very fair rule to me.

I mean, what's the use of trading for teams that aren't in contention, anyway? All that they can do is give away big name players for way too little because they don't care anymore.
Offline djcubez  
#194 Posted : Tuesday, November 10, 2009 11:26:59 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Gold: 2014

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: Madison
Applause Given: 11
Applause Received: 17
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
another week another win lol


Have you lost a game yet? You have the ultimate all star team in the Yahoo! league. You got that one wrapped up like four weeks ago! lol



I lost the 1st week in espn league, lost by 2 points fricken mendenhal wasn't starting. Between the 2 leagues i will be 17-1 :P

I guess lucky leprechauns deserves the trophy because he beat me


what i'm trying to figure out is im tied for 1st and beat that team but in playoff seeding they have me as a wildcard wtf kind of setup is that


Yup I beat you in week 1 ;)

I also just squeaked out a win over Porky too this week. That's why they call me Lucky Lloyd :D
Offline Zero2Cool  
#195 Posted : Tuesday, November 10, 2009 11:27:40 PM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2016ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,505
Applause Received: 4,066
What if someone is out and they want to put together a team of their personal favorites? So now because they are out of contention to win, they can't find some fun in the league?

It's what I did in my league. I know I won't be able to beat dhazer so I traded my team away to make a Packers roster. In this league, if I lasted farther, I wouldn't have been able to do that.
Offline The_Green_Ninja  
#196 Posted : Tuesday, November 10, 2009 11:29:08 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 11/9/2008(UTC)
Location: Tennessee
Applause Given: 73
Applause Received: 87
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
" said: Go to Quoted Post
ANNOUNCEMENT:

If a team is out of contention for the playoffs, then they can not trade with a team who is in contention .


Disable trading.


I want trading to continue, just with in these limits. But any trade where it is between a team in contention and out of contention, I'm just going to veto it. I'd rather give the announcement so that if someone was thinking of it didn't wonder why I randomly vetoed it.



Was this rule mentioned before the league's season started?

Personally, I think you're out of line. You're playing a cruel game of 'this counts, this one doesn't.'


If I was in that league, I'd be pretty pissed off, unless this rule was disclosed in the very beginning.


It wasn't, but it sounds like a very fair rule to me.

I mean, what's the use of trading for teams that aren't in contention, anyway? All that they can do is give away big name players for way too little because they don't care anymore.


It's kind of an obvious rule Z2C, but just so Jarod can have his justice on a league he isn't even is a part of :P, I'll put a poll up on the main page of the ESPN PHFFL discussing it. I have a feeling though that it's going to go in favor of the ruling.
Offline The_Green_Ninja  
#197 Posted : Tuesday, November 10, 2009 11:31:35 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 11/9/2008(UTC)
Location: Tennessee
Applause Given: 73
Applause Received: 87
" said: Go to Quoted Post
What if someone is out and they want to put together a team of their personal favorites? So now because they are out of contention to win, they can't find some fun in the league?

It's what I did in my league. I know I won't be able to beat dhazer so I traded my team away to make a Packers roster. In this league, if I lasted farther, I wouldn't have been able to do that.


Well, just because your league is a total fun and laugh, this one will be considered fair for the others trying to actually compete with dhazer (argue, freakin dhazer).
Offline Zero2Cool  
#198 Posted : Wednesday, November 11, 2009 12:04:42 AM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2016ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,505
Applause Received: 4,066
Fair? Are you reading what you're proposing and doing? Fair?


and it's fantasy football, its all meant to be FUN

you're potentially removing fun from someone. But hey that's fair.
Offline djcubez  
#199 Posted : Wednesday, November 11, 2009 12:59:14 AM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Gold: 2014

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: Madison
Applause Given: 11
Applause Received: 17
Eh, the rule kind of makes sense even though I disagree with it. I don't really care though, this league has kind of handcuffed me from the start:

I only have one QB Matt Cassel and he was out for the first game so I had to start Pat White who has 0 fantasy points this season. I also had to start him my bye week. Now my only TE, by far my best player Owen Daniels is gone for the season and the highest points for TE's in FA is 5 for the whole season. 5 frickin points. So why can't I trade with a team that's out of contention to fill the void I have at TE?
Offline The_Green_Ninja  
#200 Posted : Wednesday, November 11, 2009 1:12:49 AM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 11/9/2008(UTC)
Location: Tennessee
Applause Given: 73
Applause Received: 87
" said: Go to Quoted Post
Eh, the rule kind of makes sense even though I disagree with it. I don't really care though, this league has kind of handcuffed me from the start:

I only have one QB Matt Cassel and he was out for the first game so I had to start Pat White who has 0 fantasy points this season. I also had to start him my bye week. Now my only TE, by far my best player Owen Daniels is gone for the season and the highest points for TE's in FA is 5 for the whole season. 5 frickin points. So why can't I trade with a team that's out of contention to fill the void I have at TE?


That's TE. Once a TE gets injured, you might be screwed in any league. It's luck of the draw. But who says you can't trade for a TE with a team in contention? I believe, really, every team still is. Or atleast 18/20.

Oh and, there have been a lot of QBs who took over starting that were originally a FA.
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
31 Pages«<1819202122>»
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
beast (17m) : For the secondary, I think Burnett/Haha are the leaders.
Smokey (47m) : GB needs a new motto : DEFENSE RULES ! , is intended to change the direction of the Packers focus moving forward .
Smokey (50m) : Thank You Zero.
Zero2Cool (54m) : Great reading a thread and seeing "defense rules" spammed in them all. Great reading material.
Smokey (1h) : DEFENSE RULES !
Zero2Cool (1h) : Think you need to defensive leaders. Front Seven and Secondary. We seem to lack both. Daniels is closest.
beast (1h) : Packers players had a right to complain when they were being bullied by Mike Daniels... just talking about Packers ;-) jk
Zero2Cool (1h) : It was the 26th largest margin since 1940. Feels much worse
Zero2Cool (1h) : thought it was biggest margin of victory in Conf Championship, I was mistaken.
Smokey (4h) : Wow ! The Packers got disrespected too !
Smokey (4h) : Hello ?
uffda udfa (5h) : Can't. MM burned them all.
Smokey (5h) : go pack go ?
wpr (5h) : Smokey AND Uffda, you both ca be placed in a timeout. Stop it.
Smokey (5h) : go pack go :)
Zero2Cool (5h) : STOP! Talk Packers or STFU. K thanks. :-)
uffda udfa (6h) : Ranting about everyone to stop talking Wolf while talking cooking appliances.
uffda udfa (6h) : I told you the truth. It upset you. U were hypocritical.
Smokey (7h) : yes I was, but he just ...
Zero2Cool (7h) : We all have the same ability to ignore someone. Exercise that. GO PACK GO!!!
Smokey (7h) : NOT YOUR FIGHT NONSTOP
Nonstopdrivel (7h) : ving again.
Nonstopdrivel (7h) : Calling him a bully? Telling him to leave? Seriously? This is the kind of shit that drove me away last time and is making me contemplate lea
Smokey (8h) : Be a good fellow and go pester another forum.
Smokey (8h) : It amazes me that you've remained in this forum for as long as you have.
Smokey (8h) : This is not your schoolyard to bully others, in fact I was that kid who stood up to the bully and kicked his ass.
Smokey (8h) : In the end the bully ended up in prison as everyone else grew up and moved on with their lives.
Smokey (8h) : I rate you with the hated schoolyard bully that tried to terrorize others to feel himself big.
Smokey (8h) : U2, it is obvious that you don't care if people like you or not. Well people don't.
uffda udfa (10h) : It's the same day every day at 1265. They crave sameness.
uffda udfa (10h) : Didn't care u were talking cooking just that u tried censoring GM talk.
mojaveson (10h) : Tough loss, but it's now Monday and time to move forward. I hope the front office feels the same way and gets right to work on filling the h
uffda udfa (10h) : I'm going to start a favorite Pixar movie right before opening day 2017.
uffda udfa (10h) : Don't discuss Packers brass during game week. Cooking appliances are more interesting.
uffda udfa (10h) : I grew up in Wisconsin. Don't u see you created your own irony?
Please sign in to use Fan Shout

2016 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 11 @ 12:00 PM
at Jaguars
Sunday, Sep 18 @ 7:30 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Sep 25 @ 12:00 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Oct 2 @ 12:00 AM
BYE
Sunday, Oct 9 @ 7:30 PM
GIANTS
Sunday, Oct 16 @ 3:25 PM
COWBOYS
Thursday, Oct 20 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 30 @ 3:25 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Nov 6 @ 3:25 PM
COLTS
Sunday, Nov 13 @ 12:00 PM
at Titans
Sunday, Nov 20 @ 7:30 PM
at Redskins
Monday, Nov 28 @ 7:30 PM
at Eagles
Sunday, Dec 4 @ 12:00 PM
TEXANS
Sunday, Dec 11 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Dec 18 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Saturday, Dec 24 @ 12:00 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Jan 1 @ 7:30 PM
at Lions

Think About It
Think About It

Recent Topics
8m / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

58m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Pack93z

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

2h / Fantasy Sports Talk / rabidgopher04

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / steveishere

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / steveishere

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

11h / Around The NFL / mojaveson

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

17h / Around The NFL / mojaveson


Packers Headlines