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    Quote Originally Posted by OrangeHoof View Post
    No, Fucco is more like an aging .250 hitter. The Mendoza line is for players who can barely keep a job.

    Brian Hoyer could be the NFL's Mendoza Line.
    I'm talking only about STARTING NFL QBs. If you include backups, then yes, Brian Hoyer is about the Mendoza Line, and Flacco's well above the Mendoza line.

    But, among established starters he's about statistically the NFL worst for the last 5 years.

    And since he's passing himself off as a "former SB MVP" starting QB you don't get to compare him with Brian Hoyer or Josh McCown, Josh Johnson (Eagles), or Matt Schaub (holy crap! Matt Schaub is still in the league? Yes. Somehow Matt Shaub is still around.) Apparently Drew Stanton is too. Who knew?

    You can only compare Flacco with actual starting QBs. And then, yes, he is that bad.
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    Normally a Mendoza Line QB doesn't start for you. But, Elway being Elway, in Denver he does.

    Is Flacco really better than a backup QB?

    Is he better than Teddy Bridgewater in NO, who has 9 TDs 2 INTs and a 99 passer rating?

    How about Ryan Tannehill with a 104 passer rating, 9 TDs 2 INTs, and a 71% completion percentage? No and no.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cugel View Post
    Normally a Mendoza Line QB doesn't start for you. But, Elway being Elway, in Denver he does.

    Is Flacco really better than a backup QB?

    Is he better than Teddy Bridgewater in NO, who has 9 TDs 2 INTs and a 99 passer rating?

    How about Ryan Tannehill with a 104 passer rating, 9 TDs 2 INTs, and a 71% completion percentage? No and no.
    Those are NFL starters too and if they were in Denver people would still be screaming for Brandon Rypien.

    Neither one of those QB’s has the rah rah bullshit enthusiasm.
    "Run through a mother****er face, they just ain't gonna want that."
    "You have to hate what you're firing at! Hate it!"

    No hope left for the hourglass.

    C. Snowden OLB, P. Adebo CB, Mekhi Becton LT, Justin Strnad ILB, Patrick Queen ILB, Isaiah Simmons ILB, D’Andre Swift RB. LaViska Shenault WR. LaVonte Taylor NB. Tristan Wirfs RT/G, Naquan Jones NT, Binjimin Victor WR, Javon Kinlaw DE, Andrew Thomas/Isaiah Wilson T. Leki Fotu NT. Cam Brown LB, Travis Etienne RB.

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    There are very few seasons that I would have selected Flacco over Hoyer. Hoyer has some bad luck with timing for his injuries, but has played pretty damn well at times, often outplaying the guys he replaced. Their career passer ratings are separated by less than 2 points...and Flacco had a consistent coach, system and RB/TE friendly dump off talent.
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    Allen is a nice backup QB.
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    Your mother is a lovely woman whose only fault is not having any sons.
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    But thank luck, not planning. It wasn't great process to get here, so try to enact better process in giving your newly-minted QBOTF his best chance at long-term success please.

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    Quote Originally Posted by King87 View Post
    Allen is a nice backup QB.
    I don’t hate Brandon Allen.
    "Run through a mother****er face, they just ain't gonna want that."
    "You have to hate what you're firing at! Hate it!"

    No hope left for the hourglass.

    C. Snowden OLB, P. Adebo CB, Mekhi Becton LT, Justin Strnad ILB, Patrick Queen ILB, Isaiah Simmons ILB, D’Andre Swift RB. LaViska Shenault WR. LaVonte Taylor NB. Tristan Wirfs RT/G, Naquan Jones NT, Binjimin Victor WR, Javon Kinlaw DE, Andrew Thomas/Isaiah Wilson T. Leki Fotu NT. Cam Brown LB, Travis Etienne RB.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaded View Post
    I don’t hate Brandon Allen.
    His arm isn't a mockery of modern QBing. Not great, but it's not a rag.
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    Your mother is a lovely woman whose only fault is not having any sons.
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    But thank luck, not planning. It wasn't great process to get here, so try to enact better process in giving your newly-minted QBOTF his best chance at long-term success please.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaded View Post
    I don’t hate Brandon Allen.
    But you're supposed to hate everyone! This isn't the jaded I know!
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    Wave you a skinny douchebag fag queer boy punk ass little shit

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    Quote Originally Posted by BroncoWave View Post
    But you're supposed to hate everyone! This isn't the jaded I know!
    This is how bad our Qb position has become, Wave. This is Jaded adopting. He's a broken man.
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    But thank luck, not planning. It wasn't great process to get here, so try to enact better process in giving your newly-minted QBOTF his best chance at long-term success please.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BroncoWave View Post
    But you're supposed to hate everyone! This isn't the jaded I know!
    I’m getting old Wave, I’m getting feels.
    "Run through a mother****er face, they just ain't gonna want that."
    "You have to hate what you're firing at! Hate it!"

    No hope left for the hourglass.

    C. Snowden OLB, P. Adebo CB, Mekhi Becton LT, Justin Strnad ILB, Patrick Queen ILB, Isaiah Simmons ILB, D’Andre Swift RB. LaViska Shenault WR. LaVonte Taylor NB. Tristan Wirfs RT/G, Naquan Jones NT, Binjimin Victor WR, Javon Kinlaw DE, Andrew Thomas/Isaiah Wilson T. Leki Fotu NT. Cam Brown LB, Travis Etienne RB.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaded View Post
    I’m getting old Wave, I’m getting feels.
    That’s the hemorrhoids, bro.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MOtorboat View Post
    That’s the hemorrhoids, bro.
    That’s no shit.

    The struggle is real.
    "Run through a mother****er face, they just ain't gonna want that."
    "You have to hate what you're firing at! Hate it!"

    No hope left for the hourglass.

    C. Snowden OLB, P. Adebo CB, Mekhi Becton LT, Justin Strnad ILB, Patrick Queen ILB, Isaiah Simmons ILB, D’Andre Swift RB. LaViska Shenault WR. LaVonte Taylor NB. Tristan Wirfs RT/G, Naquan Jones NT, Binjimin Victor WR, Javon Kinlaw DE, Andrew Thomas/Isaiah Wilson T. Leki Fotu NT. Cam Brown LB, Travis Etienne RB.

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    I’m probably gonna start Metamucil.
    "Run through a mother****er face, they just ain't gonna want that."
    "You have to hate what you're firing at! Hate it!"

    No hope left for the hourglass.

    C. Snowden OLB, P. Adebo CB, Mekhi Becton LT, Justin Strnad ILB, Patrick Queen ILB, Isaiah Simmons ILB, D’Andre Swift RB. LaViska Shenault WR. LaVonte Taylor NB. Tristan Wirfs RT/G, Naquan Jones NT, Binjimin Victor WR, Javon Kinlaw DE, Andrew Thomas/Isaiah Wilson T. Leki Fotu NT. Cam Brown LB, Travis Etienne RB.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaded View Post
    I’m probably gonna start Metamucil.
    Do it bro Marietta gives your poop a lovely comfortable jello retexture. Embrace the fiber

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jsteve01 View Post
    Do it bro Marietta gives your poop a lovely comfortable jello retexture. Embrace the fiber
    Sold! You had me at “jello”.
    "Run through a mother****er face, they just ain't gonna want that."
    "You have to hate what you're firing at! Hate it!"

    No hope left for the hourglass.

    C. Snowden OLB, P. Adebo CB, Mekhi Becton LT, Justin Strnad ILB, Patrick Queen ILB, Isaiah Simmons ILB, D’Andre Swift RB. LaViska Shenault WR. LaVonte Taylor NB. Tristan Wirfs RT/G, Naquan Jones NT, Binjimin Victor WR, Javon Kinlaw DE, Andrew Thomas/Isaiah Wilson T. Leki Fotu NT. Cam Brown LB, Travis Etienne RB.

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