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Offline Tony

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #30 on: January 01, 2017, 05:02:32 PM »
Giants up 10-0 at the 2 minute warning.

I expect the Giants to start using subs in second half though. A win does nothing for their playoff spot.

I'm not so sure they will.  The Giants want to win this game and prevent the Redskins from making the playoffs.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #31 on: January 01, 2017, 05:09:54 PM »
Giants up 10-0 at the 2 minute warning.

I expect the Giants to start using subs in second half though. A win does nothing for their playoff spot.

I'm not so sure they will.  The Giants want to win this game and prevent the Redskins from making the playoffs.

So would we rather play a really solid Giants team at home next week or play a weaker Seattle team in Seattle?  Think I'd rather avoid the Seahawks but the Giants are rolling.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #32 on: January 01, 2017, 05:25:26 PM »
So would we rather play a really solid Giants team at home next week or play a weaker Seattle team in Seattle?  Think I'd rather avoid the Seahawks but the Giants are rolling.
Well, the Packers are rolling too.  Giants look good though.

Personally, I would take the Giants and the home game just because that means if we don't win the Super Bowl at least we have the division title.  A consolation prize, but being unable to win the NFC North two years in a row would be humiating.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #33 on: January 01, 2017, 05:33:54 PM »
So would we rather play a really solid Giants team at home next week or play a weaker Seattle team in Seattle?  Think I'd rather avoid the Seahawks but the Giants are rolling.
Well, the Packers are rolling too.  Giants look good though.

Personally, I would take the Giants and the home game just because that means if we don't win the Super Bowl at least we have the division title.  A consolation prize, but being unable to win the NFC North two years in a row would be humiating.

I'd like to beat the Giants to exorcise demons of past playoffs.
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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #34 on: January 01, 2017, 05:55:11 PM »
I cant tell if the Giants have started playing as if they'd like the season to be over - or - Washington suddenly realized how close the season's end was. Whichever, its 10-10 and the Skins have all the "Mo"

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #35 on: January 01, 2017, 06:10:55 PM »
I cant tell if the Giants have started playing as if they'd like the season to be over - or - Washington suddenly realized how close the season's end was. Whichever, its 10-10 and the Skins have all the "Mo"

Late drive to put the Giants up 13-10.

Going to come down to the wire.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #36 on: January 01, 2017, 06:14:40 PM »
Huge interception for DRC.  That should wrap it up.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #37 on: January 01, 2017, 06:16:18 PM »
yeppers the Pack is in the dance....

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #38 on: January 01, 2017, 06:22:01 PM »
Packers are in ... but, I still want to be... "King Of The North!"

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #39 on: January 01, 2017, 06:26:34 PM »
I was hoping Washington would win. The playoffs would have started tonight. Still want the home game and if San Francisco pulls out the miracle, we would play the Lions again next week.
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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #40 on: January 01, 2017, 06:29:52 PM »
Interesting that Riley Rieff is out and was not on the injury report all week.
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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #41 on: January 01, 2017, 06:32:46 PM »
inactives

Green Bay Packers
6 QB Joe Callahan
18 WR Randall Cobb
28 CB Josh Hawkins
44 RB James Starks
68 T Kyle Murphy
73 C/G JC Tretter
91 LB Jayrone Elliott

Starting lineup changes: #88 Ty Montgomery will start at running back for Starks, #17 Davante Adams will start at wide receiver for Cobb, #63 Corey Linsley will start at center for Tretter.

  Detroit Lions
14 QB Jake Rudock
16 WR Jace Billingsley
33 CB Alex Carter
46 FB Michael Burton
52 LB Antwione Williams
64 C Travis Swanson
71 T Riley Reiff



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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #42 on: January 01, 2017, 06:35:53 PM »
inactives

Green Bay Packers
6 QB Joe Callahan
18 WR Randall Cobb
28 CB Josh Hawkins
44 RB James Starks
68 T Kyle Murphy
73 C/G JC Tretter
91 LB Jayrone Elliott

Starting lineup changes: #88 Ty Montgomery will start at running back for Starks, #17 Davante Adams will start at wide receiver for Cobb, #63 Corey Linsley will start at center for Tretter.

  Detroit Lions
14 QB Jake Rudock
16 WR Jace Billingsley
33 CB Alex Carter
46 FB Michael Burton
52 LB Antwione Williams
64 C Travis Swanson
71 T Riley Reiff


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Thanks for the complete lists for both.
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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #43 on: January 01, 2017, 06:39:58 PM »
I was hoping Washington would win. The playoffs would have started tonight. Still want the home game and if San Francisco pulls out the miracle, we would play the Lions again next week.

SF made it interesting - but not to be :(
So lets kick DET's ass - take the North - go home to beat the Gints.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Packers v Lions Game Day Thread
« Reply #44 on: January 01, 2017, 07:03:34 PM »
If it gets out of hand would either team start to plan for next week and remove star players.
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