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  1. PatSunday

    PatSunday On the Game Day Roster

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    saw this on ESPN's ticker
     
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    Mogamedogz In the Starting Line-Up

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    Huhn?? :confused:
     
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    PatSunday On the Game Day Roster

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    It's a joke :)
     
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    Speaking on the topic of season extension though, I wouldn’t want a 17 game season in the future, as is always being rumored in the pre-season, due to all of this season’s records being easier obtained in the future by some other team who has a full extra game.
     
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    Except for the ones that really matter. Those get harder. :)
     
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    I'd love a 17th game. One more game is one more game.

    The union should agree to it, and their price should be a few more roster slots (and hence jobs). Win-win-win. There are more games and more revenue; the quality is upheld by making it a little easier to let guys heal mid-season.

    However -- just where should the season be extended with extra weeks? At the beginning or the end? Neither answer is ideal from the standpoint of weather.
     
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    Nah -- that's too many, it'd water down the product even further and beat guys up more. How does that help them heal mid-season? Plus it's an odd number.
     
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    Va_Pats_Fan Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

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    It would be a scheduling nightmare. I would love to see one more game, but who do you play?
     
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    Adding one more game is pointless.
     
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