Thank goodness for the Combine!

Discussion in 'PatsFans.com - Patriots Fan Forum' started by shirtsleeve, Feb 22, 2007.

  1. shirtsleeve

    shirtsleeve In the Starting Line-Up

    Wow, things are slow. Soap opera threads staying on the front page for days. Brutal piling on of a poor, confused, (albeit, tight:D ) new member.
    Thank all that is good that we can now turn our focus onto the combine. I will be working through most of it, and this lousy cable system out here does not carry the NFL network. That sux. But at least there will be some newsworthy threads for the next several days!
     
  2. MrBigglesWorth

    MrBigglesWorth Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    get direct tv. i'll be watching the 40 times and the favorite is the 225 bench press, although not too much football oriented.
     
  3. shirtsleeve

    shirtsleeve In the Starting Line-Up

    Cant. I'm at work all this weekend. I have Comcast at home so its not a problem there, just here.
     
  4. MrBigglesWorth

    MrBigglesWorth Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    need a new job. what do you do?
     
  5. shirtsleeve

    shirtsleeve In the Starting Line-Up

    I am a power engineer. I keep your lights on and your furnace working on these long cold nights.:D ! I am a supervisor in a small generation facility currently.
     
  6. ATippett56

    ATippett56 Pro Bowl Player

    How small?
     
  7. shirtsleeve

    shirtsleeve In the Starting Line-Up

    very.

    Have worked in larger plants in the past. Why the question? Do you make the pinwheels spin, too?
     
  8. MrBigglesWorth

    MrBigglesWorth Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    it's much appreciated what you do for work and the service you provide. thanks
     
  9. ATippett56

    ATippett56 Pro Bowl Player

    I work for Dynegy and I'm a combustion turbine fleet engineer. SWPC 501FD combustion turbines are my specialty.
     
  10. shirtsleeve

    shirtsleeve In the Starting Line-Up

    Ahhh...Worked in two combined cycle facilities. One with a frame 5 and the other had frame 7's.

    But I am hijacking my own thread! How pathetic is that?
     
  11. Box_O_Rocks

    Box_O_Rocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    THE HIVES likes being on the bottom of dogpiles, it's very tight down there.

    I have low expectations that NFL Network will spend much time on the players, the Senior Bowl coverage was horrible, they love their face time and with Eisen supposed to be at the Combine it will be even worse.
     
  12. ATippett56

    ATippett56 Pro Bowl Player

    Frame 7's? GE 7EAs or GE 7FAs?
     
  13. shirtsleeve

    shirtsleeve In the Starting Line-Up

    :rofl: The guy is the very definition of tightness!

    Know what you mean about the NFL network.

    atip, we'll talk later. Trying to keep on topic.
     
  14. Seneschal2

    Seneschal2 In the Starting Line-Up

    Looks like the turbines outweigh the Combine's weigh-ins. :D
     
  15. Box_O_Rocks

    Box_O_Rocks PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    This thread had a topic! :eek: Will the horror never cease?
     
  16. ATippett56

    ATippett56 Pro Bowl Player

    I have a subscription to NFL Draft Scout (www.nfldraftscout.com) so I really won't miss out on much.
     
  17. Seneschal2

    Seneschal2 In the Starting Line-Up

    I had no idea. :D
     
  18. shirtsleeve

    shirtsleeve In the Starting Line-Up

    One of those nights, I guess....:rolleyes:

    Topic..Wha? oh, yeah....the combine. I'm actually looking forward to digesting some good numbers coming out of these workouts, and we should hear some good stories about trades and rumors of trades, anyway.
     
  19. ATippett56

    ATippett56 Pro Bowl Player

    This would make life alot easier .............................

    http://www.nfldraftscout.com/
     

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