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Old 03-30-2009   #50
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Default Re: Earl Campbell was an Oiler not a Titan and will always be a Texan!

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No the city and fans kept the name and records by petitioning the NFL. I guess some fans respect their history enough to try and keep it instead of abandoning the team in the last season in a city.
That was strictly Art Moddell's decision. He tried to end a bad situation with some form of class. Bud "the Bad Rug" wouldn't know class if he took a class on it.

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de⋅ni⋅al   /dɪˈnaɪəl/ Show Spelled Pronunciation [di-nahy-uhl] Show IPA
–noun 1. an assertion that something said, believed, alleged, etc., is false
Both Earl and Bum Phillips each proclaim themselves Oilers and refuse to take part in any celebration in Nashville. Seems like a slap in the face to Bud "the bad rug" Asshat.

Tinnbred fans not recognizing that - is denial.
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