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Old 12-19-2005   #1
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I thought we would be 8-8.
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I think I picked 8-8 as well, I might have streetched it to 9-7. I sure as hell did not foresee 2-12 at this point.
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I thought we would be 8-8.
Over .500 - 9-7 with and outside shot at 10-6 if the everything fell right.

It didn't.
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I said either 6-10 or 10-6 depending on the defense. What a crazy season...
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I said either 6-10 or 10-6 depending on the defense. What a crazy season...
You covered about half the spectrum there - way to commit!
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I was hopelessly optimistic. I thought we would wrap up between 9-7 and 11-5. Somewhere in there based on injuries. I never saw this coming because I believed most everything the Texans told me. I won't be making that mistake again anytime soon.
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I said 6-10 or 7-9, and y'all slammed me for being a negative Nellie.

You see, unlike most of you, (and you know you are) I didn't see any sound reasons to have high expectations. But that's under the bridge.

I project 5-11 next year.
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I said 7-9 or 8-8.

Next year I really think things will improve and we can reach that again.
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I said 9-7 with an outside chance at 10-6. Never, ever did I imagine 2-12 or even 4 - 12. Who knew? I think this team had best go at least 8-8 next year or McNair will be breathing fire and the fans will be ready to start "executing."
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Took the over on 7.5 wins...$5 down the tube
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I started to worry a little when we let go what I thought were good stable players so early on. We haven't had a TE to speak of since B Miller was let go, although Rivers has been somewhat productive as of resent. I still thought we'd be north of .500 though.
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I said 9-7... maybe 10-6. I would of been happy with 8-8. Anything less is a sign of degressing which I didnt see happening at all. The loss of Glenn and Sharper had a far greater affect on our team than I expected.
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An improvement was what I was hoping for, and this team seemed like they were on the right track to get better and better.

I was hoping for 8-8. Anything better than that would be icing.

Next year....who knows? With no idea of our coaching staff and which players will still be here, along with new faces, I'd say it would be optimistic to hope for 6-10.
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8-8 pre buchanon

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I had 9-7 and tied for 2nd place in the AFC South.
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Looking at the schedule and the loss of veterans I predicted 5-11. I might be 1 shy, but I feel for the 9-7 guys. The same ones that ripped me for calling this out.
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I thought 7-9 to 9-7.

Hey but at least I did predict that the Dolphins would win at least 7 games (on that prediction thread). Who else thought that before the season started?
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