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Post#121 » by Prickle » Thu Jan 12, 2017 8:48 am

If Jordy has broken ribs, there is absolutely no way he is playing. I broke three ribs once, and every single breath I took was the worst pain in my life. Even heavily medicated, it hurt to walk, lay down, move my arms, laugh.....and if I sneezed? I wished for death. I could not even imagine what it would feel like just to fall to the ground, let alone be hit by an NFL safety, regardless of what painkillers are available to him. But then again, I might just be a pussy. So I say go for it, Jordy!
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Post#122 » by jimmybones » Thu Jan 12, 2017 6:47 pm

Prickle wrote:If Jordy has broken ribs, there is absolutely no way he is playing. I broke three ribs once, and every single breath I took was the worst pain in my life. Even heavily medicated, it hurt to walk, lay down, move my arms, laugh.....and if I sneezed? I wished for death. I could not even imagine what it would feel like just to fall to the ground, let alone be hit by an NFL safety, regardless of what painkillers are available to him. But then again, I might just be a pussy. So I say go for it, Jordy!




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Post#123 » by Jollay » Fri Jan 13, 2017 6:58 am

I would like to see in the event of no Jordy, which I think is pretty damn probable, we take a shot or two using Janis or (less likely) Davis downfield.

Cook helps, but if we can just stretch the field a tad more...

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Post#124 » by books » Fri Jan 13, 2017 1:15 pm

We don't know the specifics of Jordy's injury, so we'll see on Sunday whether he plays. It's possible though. James Jones had broken ribs in 2013 and played the last couple games of the season plus a playoff game with it. http://www.acmepackingcompany.com/2014/1/7/5284714/packers-wr-james-jones-played-final-games-with-broken-ribs
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Post#125 » by vegaspacker » Fri Jan 13, 2017 1:45 pm

I believe Geronimo is better than advertised. He doesn't seem like the one trick pony Janis. I like Janis, but Allison has more traditional wr attributes.

I hope Montgomery can stay healthy, he is the dare I say trump card on offense.
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Post#126 » by ReasonablySober » Fri Jan 13, 2017 3:48 pm

Jordy's officially out.
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Post#127 » by MickeyDavis » Fri Jan 13, 2017 3:56 pm

Tony Corrente is our ref. The HL is from Triplette's crew, so is the back judge, not thrilled about that.
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Post#128 » by BigDee » Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:14 pm

Not surprised to hear this...Probably for the best anyway.
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Post#129 » by jakecronus8 » Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:00 pm

Sam Shields joins Allison with the weed revelation this week, and Darren Perry charged with another DUI (moron). Plenty of distractions this week. Not feeling good right now.
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Post#130 » by MickeyDavis » Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:10 pm

Minor distractions. No effect on the game IMO. I love being the underdog. I won't be surprised if we lost of course. But I won't be surprised if we win either. GO PACK GO
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Post#131 » by Mags FTW » Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:17 pm

jakecronus8 wrote:Sam Shields joins Allison with the weed revelation this week

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Post#132 » by RRyder823 » Fri Jan 13, 2017 8:03 pm

Regardles you feel about the show, or the network, Max had an absolute spot on assessment in his final take today on how it'll end up playing out if the "marquee" NE/Dallas SB matchup ends up becoming a reality.

Maybe I just liked the dig on Dallas by him saying go Pack at the end of it

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Post#133 » by trwi7 » Fri Jan 13, 2017 8:38 pm

jakecronus8 wrote:Sam Shields joins Allison with the weed revelation this week, and Darren Perry charged with another DUI (moron). Plenty of distractions this week. Not feeling good right now.


Wickett's a moron.

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Post#134 » by chuckleslove » Fri Jan 13, 2017 8:46 pm

Yeah I would guess Wickett has smoked weed before and even if he hasn't I know he has done plenty of drinking.

I just don't understand in this day and age how there is such a stigma with weed and particularly with someone of Wickett's age. I get why my grandparents might be a little skeptical of it but Wickett is young enough that he shouldn't give a damn about weed.
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Post#135 » by MartyConlonOnTheRun » Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:30 pm

chuckleslove wrote:Yeah I would guess Wickett has smoked weed before and even if he hasn't I know he has done plenty of drinking.

I just don't understand in this day and age how there is such a stigma with weed and particularly with someone of Wickett's age. I get why my grandparents might be a little skeptical of it but Wickett is young enough that he shouldn't give a damn about weed.

I agree it shouldn't matter but you signed a multimillion dollar contract and it says you can't smoke weed you are making an idiotic move. This is calling a guy an idiot for getting caught jaywalking, it's getting caught jaywalking when you were warned against and see a cop watching type of move.
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Post#136 » by Jollay » Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:34 pm

vegaspacker wrote:I believe Geronimo is better than advertised. He doesn't seem like the one trick pony Janis. I like Janis, but Allison has more traditional wr attributes.

I hope Montgomery can stay healthy, he is the dare I say trump card on offense.
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Michael is huge. Gets Ty a little more slot action alongside Cobb in four-wide sets.

Obviously if the Cowboys are smart they'll focus on Cobb first, Cook second. We have to run the ball this week as well. Have to. Serious danger of the Cowboys having the ball for way too long if not.

I think Allison will be okay, but this is the most key game we've ever needed Davante in. Has to be good Adams this week or we might be sunk.
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Post#137 » by trwi7 » Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:38 pm

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chuckleslove wrote:Yeah I would guess Wickett has smoked weed before and even if he hasn't I know he has done plenty of drinking.

I just don't understand in this day and age how there is such a stigma with weed and particularly with someone of Wickett's age. I get why my grandparents might be a little skeptical of it but Wickett is young enough that he shouldn't give a damn about weed.

I agree it shouldn't matter but you signed a multimillion dollar contract and it says you can't smoke weed you are making an idiotic move. This is calling a guy an idiot for getting caught jaywalking, it's getting caught jaywalking when you were warned against and see a cop watching type of move.


It's not even about that for me.

Yes, what Shields did is illegal. There is literally a paragraph in the same article about Darren Perry doing something illegal as well, yet Wickett doesn't say a word about it. But here's the difference. Shields was doing something illegal in the privacy of his own home and not endangering anybody. Perry was doing something illegal behind the wheel of a car endangering every person that drove by him or anywhere near him at the time.

The fact that a lot of people in this state think smoking weed in your house is worse than drunk driving is a huge problem. It's actually **** embarrassing.
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Post#138 » by MartyConlonOnTheRun » Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:44 pm

trwi7 wrote:
MartyConlonOnTheRun wrote:
chuckleslove wrote:Yeah I would guess Wickett has smoked weed before and even if he hasn't I know he has done plenty of drinking.

I just don't understand in this day and age how there is such a stigma with weed and particularly with someone of Wickett's age. I get why my grandparents might be a little skeptical of it but Wickett is young enough that he shouldn't give a damn about weed.

I agree it shouldn't matter but you signed a multimillion dollar contract and it says you can't smoke weed you are making an idiotic move. This is calling a guy an idiot for getting caught jaywalking, it's getting caught jaywalking when you were warned against and see a cop watching type of move.


It's not even about that for me.

Yes, what Shields did is illegal. There is literally a paragraph in the same article about Darren Perry doing something illegal as well, yet Wickett doesn't say a word about it. But here's the difference. Shields was doing something illegal in the privacy of his own home and not endangering anybody. Perry was doing something illegal behind the wheel of a car endangering every person that drove by him or anywhere near him at the time.

The fact that a lot of people in this state think smoking weed in your house is worse than drunk driving is a huge problem. It's actually **** embarrassing.

I don't disagree. I was just separating two groups of people who think shields was being an idiot.

This is probably dumb reasoning, but with ubers and cheap airbnb rentals it's so f-ing dumb to drive when drunk now. In the past generation, you can sympathize with the guy who was just over the limit because his friend bought him a couple extra beers and talked himself into being able to drive with no other options. Now it's 25 bucks for an unexpected Uber to the suburbs with a button on the phone. No excuses.
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Post#139 » by BUCKnation » Sat Jan 14, 2017 12:57 am

First of all its just weed, second Shields is coming off what month 4 of concussion symptoms so he should be the kind of guy using that.
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Post#140 » by Mags FTW » Sat Jan 14, 2017 1:34 am

BUCKnation wrote:First of all its just weed, second Shields is coming off what month 4 of concussion symptoms so he should be the kind of guy using that.

Yes, it's just weed. Yes, it should be legal. But it just shows an insane level of stupidity and/or lack of self control if you decide to partake in it knowing it will cost you a sizable game check and a suspension. Also incredibly selfish considering your teammates depend on you.

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