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NFL Running Thread Week 4 -- Who is this Kevin Kolb guy?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Flying Headbutt, Sep 28, 2010.

  1. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    Big talk here in DC centers on Michael Vick vs. Donovan McNabb. Of course it wasn't long ago everyone thought the storyline would be different. One Redskins fan I know expects Vick to just torch the Skins. I'd say this game would be a shootout, but the Redskins' offense is terrible and Mike Shanahan is reaffirming my belief that he's among the most overrated coaches in the game. But that's just me.
  2. JackReacher

    JackReacher Well-Known Member

    Make that two Redskins fans you know. That defense is awful. Way too much running room for the opposing defense. Bodes kinda well for guys like Vick, Maclin, Jackson and McCoy.
  3. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Poor Kevin Kolb. Gets his golden chance and gets Wally Pipped in his first game.
  4. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    Peter King said in MMQB that if the season ended today, Vick would be his MVP.
  5. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    Yeah, those 3-week seasons are great things.
  6. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Sweet Jesus. Were I an NFL QB, all I'd want in this life is to be judged upon
    how I did against the Lions and Jaguars.

    ::) ??? ::)
  7. JackReacher

    JackReacher Well-Known Member

    Don't forget those two quarters against Green Bay. :)
  8. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Active Member

    Cool ... this gives Mike Shanahan the chance to showcase his authority by firing another defensive coordinator. It will allow him to continue the tradition he honed in Denver.
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  9. JackReacher

    JackReacher Well-Known Member

    That would make him look like such a phony, though. Moreso than he already is. The 3-4 was HIS idea.
  10. Deskgrunt50

    Deskgrunt50 Well-Known Member

    Hmmm. The three-week MVP is silly. But if you're going to do that, you might want to check out Peyton Manning's numbers through three games.

    Sort of a good start for a guy who already has four MVPs.
  11. outofplace

    outofplace Well-Known Member

    They did it the day the team drafted him. Why stop now?
  12. KevinmH9

    KevinmH9 Active Member

    I'd like to think that they'd cheer him, especially given that he was traded - rather than leaving as a free agent per se. I know 2007-2009 seasons were not kind for McNabb, but what he did for them between 2000-2004 is undeniable.
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