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azjetfan Icon : (Yesterday, 12:40 PM) It's tough to do with iPad but I'll get one started
azjetfan Icon : (Yesterday, 01:01 PM) Jay Ajayi ?
azjetfan Icon : (Yesterday, 01:02 PM) Maybe a Tyrus Thompson?
azjetfan Icon : (Yesterday, 01:22 PM) Phi a took Ajaji
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santana Icon : (Yesterday, 03:10 PM) Who the hell is Bryce petty
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Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 03:22 PM) He has more upside for a 7th rounder than anyone else
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HarlemHxC814 Icon : (Yesterday, 03:29 PM) He said he won't sign
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 03:32 PM) so he doesn't want to be drafted?
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V DidDy 210 Icon : (Yesterday, 03:41 PM) going undrafted makes the most sense for collins
V DidDy 210 Icon : (Yesterday, 03:41 PM) but for teams, drafting him and dealing with his holdout makes more sense
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Yesterday, 04:19 PM) Zac Stacy was traded to us for our 7th
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V DidDy 210 Icon : (Yesterday, 04:31 PM) still would have rather taken a runner on collins but i can't complain with depth
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Chadforpresi... Icon : (Today, 01:24 AM) I like getting Stacy for our 7th rounder, assuming he can handle the fact he won't be a feature back (yikes)
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Giants Vs Dolphins - Overseas Confirmed

#1 User is offline   TimmyLamJones Icon

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Posted 01 February 2007 - 05:52 PM

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The Miami Dolphins will host the New York Giants in a regular-season game in London later this year.

A person familiar with the NFL's decision told The Associated Press on Thursday that the Dolphins will move a home game overseas. The source spoke on condition of anonymity because the announcement will not be made until after commissioner Roger Goodell's Super Bowl news conference Friday.


7 homes games next year Miami....sucks for you
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 08:51 AM

Oh man...the only NFL game in London and I gotta cheer for either the Giants or the Fish?? blowup.gif
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 08:56 AM

Horrible pick on the teams.
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 10:08 AM

As long as they did not pick the Jets, its a good pick.
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 11:26 AM

QUOTE (reg83ny @ Feb 2 2007, 10:31 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Horrible pick on the teams.


Seriously. If the NFL is trying to sell the game overseas why pick rubbish teams? The Dolphins offense is just about as boring as it gets. They should be pushing teams like the saints, chargers, colts IMO
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 12:06 PM

i think the two losing teams in the championship games should play. ex. saints v. patriots, just to spur some kind of excitement.
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 12:07 PM

QUOTE (reg83ny @ Feb 2 2007, 02:31 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Horrible pick on the teams.


Talent wise they're not the best but the Dolphins gained a lot of support over here when the NFL really kicked off over here back in the mid 1980s which makes them a logical choice and the Giants have had a big following over here as they are a New York team and were successful around then and the early 90s too meaning they also got quite a bit of support. Plus they're both East Coast teams so the travelling and jet lag won't be as severe as it would be for a central or western time zone team.

I'm in agreement with VilmaBrit though - it will be hard to decide who to root for if I get tickets (which I hope to do) but as the Giants aren't divisional rivals I'll probably support them for 3 hours.
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 04:47 PM

QUOTE (Smedsthejet @ Feb 2 2007, 05:42 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Talent wise they're not the best but the Dolphins gained a lot of support over here when the NFL really kicked off over here back in the mid 1980s which makes them a logical choice and the Giants have had a big following over here as they are a New York team and were successful around then and the early 90s too meaning they also got quite a bit of support. Plus they're both East Coast teams so the travelling and jet lag won't be as severe as it would be for a central or western time zone team.

I'm in agreement with VilmaBrit though - it will be hard to decide who to root for if I get tickets (which I hope to do) but as the Giants aren't divisional rivals I'll probably support them for 3 hours.

If you're on NFL UK you can buy the tickets 2 weeks before they go on sale to the rest of the public

Wembley will sell out no matter which teams are playing, every football fan in Europe would kill to be at that game
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 05:13 PM

QUOTE (VilmaBrit @ Feb 2 2007, 10:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
If you're on NFL UK you can buy the tickets 2 weeks before they go on sale to the rest of the public

Wembley will sell out no matter which teams are playing, every football fan in Europe would kill to be at that game


Is that registered with NFLUK on nfluk.com?
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 05:13 PM

i hope the jets never have to play overseas
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 05:15 PM

QUOTE (kobeskool @ Feb 2 2007, 10:48 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
i hope the jets never have to play overseas


What the NFL apparently want is at least one, possibly two overseas games a year with every team participating once so it is fair (ie each team loses a home game only once). But that will only be brought in if the London game is a success, which it no doubt will be, as well as the preseason game in China between the Pats and Seahawks,
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Posted 02 February 2007 - 07:54 PM

There's going to be so many yellow flags over that field, people will think its entertainment. 2 of the most undiscipline teams in the NFL today.
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Posted 03 February 2007 - 12:31 AM

Should be interesting to see what time slot they put the game in. I couldn't imagine for a game of this maginitude for league expansion would be a normal sunday afternoon game. I would think it would be a Sunday or Monday primetime game. If that, the game would have to be scheduled at 1 am London time.


P.S. Where will the game be played? Is Wimbley ready? Possibly Arsenal's new Emirates Stadium?
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Posted 03 February 2007 - 06:47 AM

QUOTE (Smedsthejet @ Feb 2 2007, 10:48 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Is that registered with NFLUK on nfluk.com?

Yeah, sorry that's what I meant

QUOTE (JetsOhFive @ Feb 3 2007, 06:06 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Should be interesting to see what time slot they put the game in. I couldn't imagine for a game of this maginitude for league expansion would be a normal sunday afternoon game. I would think it would be a Sunday or Monday primetime game. If that, the game would have to be scheduled at 1 am London time.
P.S. Where will the game be played? Is Wimbley ready? Possibly Arsenal's new Emirates Stadium?

It's gonna be played at 6pm our time I think. Wembley ain't ready yet but that's where it's gon be played, Arsenal will probably have a game on that day.
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Posted 03 February 2007 - 02:56 PM

QUOTE (VilmaBrit @ Feb 3 2007, 12:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Yeah, sorry that's what I meant
It's gonna be played at 6pm our time I think. Wembley ain't ready yet but that's where it's gon be played, Arsenal will probably have a game on that day.


Cheers for the heads upon that.

It will be either Wembley or Twickenham, I think Arsenal's new ground is a little small for the amount of fans that will be there and the pitch size requirements.

As a matter of fact nfluk.com sent me an email with a ticket request form so hopefully I'll be going.
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