Steelers kicker misses a kick on Sunday, is unemployed on Monday

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  1. houstonspartan

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    lol @ you acting like everyone doesn't do this...plus he dissed the fans...he was gone regardless.
     
  3. GP

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    Or, at the very least, kept until the offseason and then given a chance to "win" the job in a camp competition.

    Silly Steelers! What do they know about running a franchise?
     
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    Yeah :trophy:X *6 They're all wet man. Polamalu, Ward, Randel El and Roethlissbuger will never amount to anything.


    * Asterisk denotes the Superbowl which Neil O'Donnel GAVE to the Dallas Cowboys which should have by all accounts have been Steeler Title #5 which would have made their last title #7.
     
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    HOU-TEX Ah, Football!

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    He's 15 for 22 on FG's this year. It wasn't due to one missed kick, but your point still stands as far as how they run their team.
     
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    Showtime100 Got JJ?

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    There's a good kicker in Jacksonville going door-to-door hurriedly collecting all newspapers at the practice facility. :eek:
     
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    Dutchrudder King of the Potato People

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    Better they do it now, rather than scramble to find a kicker in week 17 before playoffs. Of course the difference is that they are expecting to make the playoffs this year.
     


  9. houstonspartan

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    LOL@ you acting like everyone DOES do this.

    There's a team in Houston called the Texans that should have done this in the middle of last year, but did not.

    What did he say to the fans? I missed that one.
     
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    I'm not sure if 15 of 22 got him canned or the fact that he is a major douche.bag had anything to do with it.

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    BTW:

    Pittsburgh is known for keeping kickers around for a very long time, since the Cowher era started.


    Regards,

    Jeff Reed, Todd Peterson, Kris Brown, Norm Johnson
     
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    Not sure this is the best example. Steeler fan has wanted him cut for awhile now. Him insulting Pittsburgh does the cake.
     
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    Um, yea, apart from the fact that he would have been cut from the Texans already due to his questionable character.

    Kris Brown missed field goals, he didn't act like a drunken jackass in gas station's public toilets. Reed is guilty on both counts.
     
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    He looks like Mel Gibson strung out on meth.
     
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    :spit: Right! :lol:
     

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