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Old 10-11-2011   #1
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I saw this in a recent issue of Sports Illustrated, so I scanned it to share...



It's kinda' funny in a derogatory sort of way. Is this ad in all SI's around the country? Or did they do each team according to geographic location?

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our national reputation still exists I see.
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Who are the players supposed to be?
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Who are the players supposed to be?
I think they made random numbers on purpose. They probably didn't want to make players look bad....just the sad sack franchise.
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I saw that in ESPN the Mag a few months back...
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It honestly cracks me up every time I look at it. I just wish that I could get the picture without the Snickers ad. Frame it and put 2001-2010(?) under it. The picture really captures the first decade of this franchise in a way that one picture can say a thousand words.
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Ouch. That stings.
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Any publicity is good publicity.
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I will say I laugh when I see the commercial where taints fans are doing the damn drew brees pre game dance and Mario glares at the garage ticket guy.
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I will say I laugh when I see the commercial where taints fans are doing the damn drew brees pre game dance and Mario glares at the garage ticket guy.
Now that one I like, just wish we would have beat them the comercial would have been better!

As far as the Si picture:

Sad!
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It honestly cracks me up every time I look at it. I just wish that I could get the picture without the Snickers ad. Frame it and put 2001-2010(?) under it. The picture really captures the first decade of this franchise in a way that one picture can say a thousand words.
I'll wrap it up tonight at home. I don't have the correct font or logo here.

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Awesome, Herv!
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And this is really what I was thinking

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They are just celebrating our big win. Remember that first one against Dallas........ back in 02!
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So is our offensive lineman sacking our QB?

Sounds about right.
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That's awesome, Herv!!!
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Herv, wish I had thought of it earlier, as I've got the big image on our website, as well. I resized it for this thread.

http://www.sonicvoodoo.com/TexansSnickers.jpg
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Herv, wish I had thought of it earlier, as I've got the big image on our website, as well. I resized it for this thread.

http://www.sonicvoodoo.com/TexansSnickers.jpg
Much better to work with. I got this.
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I think they made random numbers on purpose. They probably didn't want to make players look bad....just the sad sack franchise.
Looks like Tate is on back of the jersey?
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generic football pic they photoshopped our uni and logo into. the did a shitty job on the QBs helmet....and we've never worn black cleats.
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