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azjetfan Icon : (23 December 2014 - 11:58 PM) I think the D Ryan plays makes it hard for some to get in.
azjetfan Icon : (23 December 2014 - 11:58 PM) Guys like Wilks and Rich move around alot
santana Icon : (23 December 2014 - 11:59 PM) media wasnt exactly praising the jets at any point either
santana Icon : (23 December 2014 - 11:59 PM) it was fairly negative throughout the year
azjetfan Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:00 AM) Yea. The PB is a popularity contest.
azjetfan Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:00 AM) Consideri g what the D had to do to protect that secondary it's impressive they did as well as they did.
ROBJETS Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:01 AM) You might want to re-read my post and change your comment AZ
ROBJETS Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:01 AM) All of his sucess was before the slalry cap
ROBJETS Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:01 AM) salary
santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:02 AM) I hope the jets sit some players this week
santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:03 AM) I don't want to see mangold or anyone really get injured
santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:03 AM) injury list is getting long
ROBJETS Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:04 AM) From 1965- 1985 the Cowboys never had a losing season. Thats the kind of impact no salary cap had for the rich teams
santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:06 AM) for more research see ny yankees
ROBJETS Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:15 AM) I hear you and MLB still doesnt have a salary cap. Just luxry tax
ROBJETS Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:16 AM) luxury
ROBJETS Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:41 AM) And speaking of no salary cap that`s why the Yankees are the 4th richest team in all of pro sports in the world so they can buy any player they want with no salary cap in place. The other top three richest teams are European soccer teams
santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:56 AM) hala madrid
Mr_Jet Icon : (24 December 2014 - 12:58 AM) How many times have the Yankees won the World Series in the last 10 years? Once?
santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 01:01 AM) 07 wasnt it
santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 01:02 AM) 09
santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 01:10 AM) lack of OBJ on this probowl list
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 05:58 AM) There's a significant lack of Favre, too
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 05:59 AM) Also a lack of Raul
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 05:59 AM) HALA RAUL
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 07:38 AM) Richardson and Wilkerson are both better than Kyle Williams
ganggreen2003 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 08:00 PM) So Ron Wolf is also coming on board to "consult"
ganggreen2003 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 08:00 PM) At least we are getting FOOTBALL minds
ganggreen2003 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 08:01 PM) and not pencil fuckin pushers
ganggreen2003 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 08:01 PM) BTW f*** Christmas
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 09:11 PM) Oh good evening to you too
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 09:13 PM) LOL @ 03
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 09:14 PM) FIRE IDZIK
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 09:18 PM) FIRE WOLF
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santana Icon : (24 December 2014 - 09:29 PM) UPDATE THE UPDATE
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 09:34 PM) Hahaha
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 10:07 PM) LMAO
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 10:12 PM) FIRE GLAT
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (24 December 2014 - 10:14 PM) @jetswhispers · 1h 1 hour ago
I drove past the stadium today, and the towel billboard was still up. Why does the "Fire Idzik" movement want Glat fired? Does anyone know.
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Posted 15 June 2010 - 03:23 PM

[quote name='Jetsman05' date='15 June 2010 - 04:21 PM' timestamp='1276633291' post='304301']
The quality of soccer this tournament has been really poor. I hope in the second round of games, when teams really need to chase all 3 points, it'll get better.
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Yea.. a real lack of goal scoring is killing the buzz.

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Posted 15 June 2010 - 03:29 PM

The second half of Brazil - North Korea was pretty decent. Great move by the Koreans - who didn't look half bad - to get their goal, and Elano's strike was created by a beautiful pass.
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Posted 15 June 2010 - 03:32 PM

[quote name='Smedsthejet' date='15 June 2010 - 04:29 PM' timestamp='1276633770' post='304304']
The second half of Brazil - North Korea was pretty decent. Great move by the Koreans - who didn't look half bad - to get their goal, and Elano's strike was created by a beautiful pass.
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It wasn't bad. Koreans definitely looked better then I thought, and Brazil took a bit to get going. Why they didn't bring Neymar and Ganso is beyond me. The world would love to see those two kids on such a stage.

Portugal vs. Ivory Coast, the matchup of the first round of games was stop/start all day long and proved to be a really poor match
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Posted 15 June 2010 - 03:35 PM

[quote name='Jetsman05' date='15 June 2010 - 09:32 PM' timestamp='1276633948' post='304305']
It wasn't bad. Koreans definitely looked better then I thought, and Brazil took a bit to get going. Why they didn't bring Neymar and Ganso is beyond me. The world would love to see those two kids on such a stage.

Portugal vs. Ivory Coast, the matchup of the first round of games was stop/start all day long and proved to be a really poor match
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I was dragged out to the shops for most of that game, which didn't make me particularly happy, but I'm glad I was now. Strange to see Sven keep Drogba on the bench for all but the last 25 minutes. I know his injury made him a risk to put on for too long, but Portugal were there for the taking from what I did see.
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Posted 15 June 2010 - 03:40 PM

[quote name='Smedsthejet' date='15 June 2010 - 04:35 PM' timestamp='1276634148' post='304306']
I was dragged out to the shops for most of that game, which didn't make me particularly happy, but I'm glad I was now. Strange to see Sven keep Drogba on the bench for all but the last 25 minutes. I know his injury made him a risk to put on for too long, but Portugal were there for the taking from what I did see.
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Portugal was definitely there for the taking. They did play pretty well at the back though. Offered very little going forward outside of a Ronaldo crack off the post.

Thought Drogba wouldn't be risked at all to be honest, he had once half-chance when he came on that he took poorly.
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Posted 15 June 2010 - 06:26 PM

New Zealand/Slovakia game anyone?

Not high scoring but awesome ending. I started watching the game in the morning and ended up sitting there and went in late for work...totally worth it to see that ending. I was just about to give up and turn the TV off and the kiwi's dropped in that goal.

Isn't soccer a funny game? How New Zealand feels like they won that game and Slovakia feels like they lost...only because the all whites had the equivalent of a walk off draw.
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Posted 15 June 2010 - 06:59 PM

[quote name='HurricaneJet32' date='15 June 2010 - 07:26 PM' timestamp='1276644393' post='304315']
New Zealand/Slovakia game anyone?

Not high scoring but awesome ending. I started watching the game in the morning and ended up sitting there and went in late for work...totally worth it to see that ending. I was just about to give up and turn the TV off and the kiwi's dropped in that goal.

Isn't soccer a funny game? How New Zealand feels like they won that game and Slovakia feels like they lost...only because the all whites had the equivalent of a walk off draw.
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It was an exciting game, but Slovakia felt like they lost for another reason too, because they were clear favorites and should be taking 3 points from that game. But it was a fun ending.
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Posted 16 June 2010 - 02:35 PM

My how the tides have changed today with the Switzerland/Spain game.

Although I still see Spain advancing and moving on deep into the tourney.

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Posted 16 June 2010 - 02:37 PM

http://g.sports.yahoo.com/soccer/world-cup/news/swiss-sweet-upset-born-in-the-usa--fbintl_ro-swiss061610.html

But then again, maybe they have figured out a weakness.

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Posted 16 June 2010 - 02:42 PM

It's easier said then done, but Inler and Fernandes cut off Xavi's time and passing. They played with just Villa up top and he couldn't get his normal service from Xavi. When they put Torres in, and Navas in it gave Xavi more room and more of a threat going forward.

I'd expect in the their next game, if Torres isn't fit enough for 90 we will see Llorrente uptop with Villa, they need two strikers, especially someone like Llorrente or Torres who can play as target men as well, and let Villa run off them.

What an upset though. Well done Swiss
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Posted 16 June 2010 - 02:47 PM

Ya, agree, I feel they will come back with a flurry of goals on whoever is in front of them.

The game goin right now isn't a bad watch either.

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Posted 16 June 2010 - 02:54 PM

[quote name='socaljetsfan' date='16 June 2010 - 03:47 PM' timestamp='1276717656' post='304354']
Ya, agree, I feel they will come back with a flurry of goals on whoever is in front of them.

The game goin right now isn't a bad watch either.
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Chile vs. Spain will be fun if Chile comes out with the attacking play they had today
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Posted 18 June 2010 - 08:57 AM

Well I didn't get to see the Germany game(comes on way to damn early on my side of the country), but heard that it was a great game to watch and they had some chances, including a penalty kick which was saved, but ended up losing with 10 men.

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 09:21 AM

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Well I didn't get to see the Germany game(comes on way to damn early on my side of the country), but heard that it was a great game to watch and they had some chances, including a penalty kick which was saved, but ended up losing with 10 men.
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Ref was horrible, but Germany had their chances. Still don't know why Podolski was the one chosen to take the penalty.
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Posted 18 June 2010 - 10:00 AM

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 11:03 AM

Great comeback, sad to see that we can't always play like we did in the second half! and just a horrible call by the referees on that offside/foul

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 12:45 PM

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Great comeback, sad to see that we can't always play like we did in the second half! and just a horrible call by the referees on that offside/foul
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yea thats such bs. we played terrible in the first half but we still shoulda won the game. The ref didnt even say what the call was, everyone thought he was calling offsides but he just called a penalty and never explained. if anything the U.S. was fouled, everyone was getting bear hugged.
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Posted 18 June 2010 - 06:21 PM

Well, since England couldn't break past the Algerian defense the USA is now one win away from advancing!

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Posted 18 June 2010 - 06:48 PM

Haha, been waiting for Smeds to come around.

They must have their heads in their hands over there.

Is Rooney even playing?
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Posted 19 June 2010 - 07:51 AM

[quote name='Jetsman05' date='19 June 2010 - 12:48 AM' timestamp='1276904887' post='304489']
Haha, been waiting for Smeds to come around.

They must have their heads in their hands over there.

Is Rooney even playing?
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We were that bad I was laughing by the end of it. It was all one-speed, there was no sense of urgency - unlike with the US against Slovenia (great comeback by the way and you should have won!), and it was just horrible to watch. To think of the players England have, how much they're paid and how highly they are praised, you would expect they could at least put together a decent performance against Algeria. Heck, Germany created more chances with 10 men against a Serbia defence, who on paper at least are far better than the Algerian backline!

Listening to the radio after the game everyone seemed to be jumping on Capello's back, but in my opinion the buck rests with the players. Rooney in the week said England didn't need to play at their best to beat Algeria, whilst Gerrard said how the match would be Algeria's World Cup final - it smacked of arrogance and showed. And Rooney had the nerve to make a sarcastic remark about the team being boo-ed off the field after the game. I mean, what does he expect? You would think by the performances he has put in so far during this World Cup that he's a forward from a lower level Premier League team, not one of the best in the world.

It's got to the point where I'm starting to hope we get knocked out sooner rather than later. It will be a travesty if we go on and win the competition.
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