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About Me: Edinburgh, Scotland born and bred, but living in Boston since the 80's.

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  • Forum Post: Kudos to Anheuser-Bush

    Posted 09/17/2014 07:40:09 EDT

    Anheuser-Bush -- the mass producer of cheap alcohol -- acting as the moral arbiter.  I am sure Anheuser-Bush products have fueled may domestic rows and back alley beatings.  I appreciate their stand b more »

  • Forum Post: Arrington Update

    Posted 09/16/2014 04:52:42 EDT

    Do people really think that with the benfit of game tape and constant scrutiny that BB would hesitate to cut Arrington if he was as bad as the OP says?  Citing one play from one guy without acknowledg more »

  • Forum Post: New First for Boras

    Posted 09/16/2014 04:45:28 EDT

    Boras gambled and lost.  He advised his client to reject the QO since he felt that the market for a serviceable (or slightly better than average if you prefer) SS would yield more.  How does that make more »

  • Forum Post: Let's talk 2008

    Posted 09/15/2014 12:53:49 EDT

    In response to tcal2-'s comment: Anyone still think that year we weren't a product of our schedule?  Sorry Ostridges but Cassel sucks and couldn't lead a HIgh School band. Ostriches?  You sound like t more »

  • Forum Post: Game observations

    Posted 09/15/2014 09:02:44 EDT

    I am not willing to say the WR corps stinks two weeks into the season.  I'll grant that Brady seemed to target Gronk and Edelman a lot, and let's hope other guys step up when teams start keying on tho more »

  • Forum Post: Spygate Is Back?

    Posted 09/11/2014 02:19:17 EDT

    It's not the topics he chooses, it's his predictable angle.  To have credibility (with me anyway) you can't be one-sided.  He is mostly one sided, or at least it's clear he's trying to provoke a (bad) more »

  • Forum Post: Spygate Is Back?

    Posted 09/11/2014 12:57:01 EDT

    Wilbur is grasping at straws.  He's been added to my list of unreadable sports scribes.  I can picture the guy in front of his laptop just thinking of ways to get a rise out of Boston sports fans.  Wh more »

  • Forum Post: Why do so many people follow DougIrwin just o criticize him?

    Posted 09/10/2014 01:16:24 EDT

    My $.02 -- and completely ignore it if you don't want to hear it -- but those who criticise individual posters and engage in endless rants back-and-forth are as bad or worse than any perceived trolls, more »

  • Forum Post: is Tony Mazz right?

    Posted 09/04/2014 04:25:59 EDT

    Red Sox can afford to pay Pedey.  There is no salary cap and his guaranteed contract (and declining production) would likely mean they would get less than $.80 on the dollar or possibly have to eat so more »

  • Forum Post: is Tony Mazz right?

    Posted 09/04/2014 03:29:38 EDT

    They can afford to pay Pedroia and I'm willing to bet he'll be productive enough over the course of his contract.  BB would probably ask him to take a paycut in he was a Patriots player, but this is a more »

  • Forum Post: Smart already better than AB

    Posted 09/04/2014 03:18:33 EDT

    In response to Celtsfan4life's comment: [QUOTE] In response to BCSP's comment: [QUOTE] In response to sycophant123's comment: [QUOTE] We might want to see Smart play against NBA competition before we more »

  • Forum Post: Ex-Pats that go on to a better career.

    Posted 09/03/2014 11:02:30 EDT

    In response to sportsbozo1's comment: [QUOTE] The only guy I could think of having a good career after leaving New England Curtis Martin. Sportsbozo1 [/QUOTE] Martin did well when he left NE, you're r more »

  • Forum Post: Some thoughts on Bequette

    Posted 09/02/2014 05:10:43 EDT

    In response to CatfishHunter's comment: Are you guys ^^^ talking about Jake Bequette, or have the Pats signed another Bequette to the roster? In the 2nd and 3rd preseason games JB did not even appear more »

  • Forum Post: Some thoughts on Bequette

    Posted 09/02/2014 11:03:08 EDT

    First thing I thought when he ended up of the practice squad is what kind of pictures does he have of BB or one of the Krafts?  But really, they must see something in this guy that makes them want to more »

  • Forum Post: I don't blame BB.

    Posted 09/01/2014 10:51:55 EDT

      Why don't we all just admit that getting to the Super Bowl, never mind winning one, is dam n hard to do?  BB wasted Brady's talent?  These guys got this team to 5 SBs, and as someone correctly point more »

  • Forum Post: Spikes Selected as a Bills Team Captain

    Posted 09/01/2014 10:41:19 EDT

    Maybe Spikes has grown up.  But based on what we've seen here, it seems like a bad choice.  Spikes was never considered a leader here but moreso the guy who would set the tone with his physicality.  A more »

  • Forum Post: in case you missed it

    Posted 09/01/2014 10:34:44 EDT

    All the back seat GMs in the media are clearly yearning for a return to the days of Bobby Grier so their criticisms can actually stick.  I hope Kraft implodes Gillette too so we can go back to the goo more »

  • Forum Post: Don't be surprised to see the following players omitted from the 53...

    Posted 08/30/2014 11:49:20 EDT

    All 5 will be on the roster I'm betting.  All will play a role with this team.  This is the same poster that said Ryan and Harmon were busts one week into training camp last year.  Bold predictions he more »

  • Forum Post: Ryan Mallett Soon to Be Traded??

    Posted 08/29/2014 03:16:29 EDT

    In fairness to Mallet, he hasn't really had the opportunity to show much because he's playing behind one of the best QBs ever.  Very little chance to show what he has in preseason, and he hasn't exact more »

  • Forum Post: Browns Gordon suspended for the year

    Posted 08/28/2014 02:59:55 EDT

    In response to 42AND46's comment: In response to CablesWyndBairn's comment: [QUOTE] In response to 42AND46's comment: [QUOTE]     In response to ATJ's comment: [QUOTE]   In response to coolade2's comm more »

  • Forum Post: Last Player Cut?

    Posted 08/28/2014 12:53:47 EDT

    In response to MattC05's comment: In response to SLGDEV's comment: [QUOTE] They don't "know" any such thing.  From BB's history, he has ALWAYS kept three QBs when the one he wanted to keep was a rooki more »

  • Forum Post: Browns Gordon suspended for the year

    Posted 08/28/2014 12:43:28 EDT

    In response to 42AND46's comment: In response to ATJ's comment: [QUOTE] In response to coolade2's comment: [QUOTE] In response to ATJ's comment: [QUOTE] In response to coolade2's comment: [QUOTE] In r more »

  • Forum Post: Mankins Said No To Pay Cut

    Posted 08/28/2014 12:35:11 EDT

    Logan said publicly after signing his extension that he understood the business side of the NFL.  He predicted his own departure from the Pats not long after signing the extension.  He took a risk hol more »

  • Forum Post: Last Player Cut?

    Posted 08/28/2014 12:05:53 EDT

    I can't see BB going into the season with a rookie QB as the backup.  JG has looked good in preseason, sure.  I doubt he has enough time in the system to be able to outperform Mallet if it came down t more »

  • Forum Post: Browns Gordon suspended for the year

    Posted 08/28/2014 10:10:36 EDT

    Can we stop feeling bad for Josh Gordon, or any NFL player for that matter, for not adhering to the requirements of the league he/they play(s) for?  Here is a guy who clearly made some bad life choice more »

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