Why we should be routing for the Colt's

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  1. Bill B.

    Bill B. Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    I will be rooting for the Colt's at the Super Bowl and here is why. First and foremost, I still hate the Bears for SB20. Not that we lost, but the whole Super Bowl Shuffle, disrespecting their opponents, and putting the Fridge in to score instead of Walter Peyton. I can't stand Ditka, as a coach or an announcer.

    This is Manning's chance to win the SB. If he can get this last monkey off his back and win, I think that it will be such a burden off him and a releif that I don't think he will have the desire as much. If the Colts win they will be one and done, just like the Steelers, Buccaneers and Ravens. I'm tired of dealing the the Colts in the post season so, let them win it and the fade away. Then Manning will live off that one SB victory for the rest of his career, just like Brett Favre ( another one and done champion. I also admire Manning for putting the record straight and calling the Patriots "classy" after we took a week of crap from the Chargers.

    That's one thing unique about Brady. Since he won it early in his career, he got a taste and desire for it that will never go away. I already can't wait for next year
  2. PonyExpress

    PonyExpress In the Starting Line-Up

    I don't see how a Pats fan can root for the Colts. They just ripped our hearts out and we start throwing bouquets at them. I hope the Bears stomp them into the Miami turf until the Colts' drool all over themselves and Polian does a swan dive from the press box.
  3. Bill B.

    Bill B. Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    Well, first and foremost, I am a football fan. There should be mutual respect between us and the Colts. The players feel that way. I am over this loss and ready to move on. However, I don't see how any Patriot fan could possibly root for the Bears. They gave us the most embarrassing loss in our history and totally disrespected us before, during and after the game. Maybe I have a longer memory than most people, but I am shocked that there are Patriot fans rooting for the Bears
  4. maverick4

    maverick4 Banned

    Exactly. I hope the Colts suffer a collapse of epic proportions.

    It's interesting that I've noticed the Pats fans who now want to root for Manning or the Colts all heard the same speech by Manning where he called some Pats 'classy'. I think that short speech by Manning has been clouding a lot of their judgement!!
  5. BelichickFan

    BelichickFan B.O. = Fugazi PatsFans.com Supporter

    #12 Jersey

    I'm not rooting for the Colts. Because :

    - I hate them.
    - I hate them.
    - If the Bears win at least I can think "maybe they would have beaten us".
    - I hate them.
  6. Keegs

    Keegs In the Starting Line-Up

    i also have no idea how any of you can root for the damn Colts..

    I would like nothing more than the Colts to choke...
  7. WestPat

    WestPat Practice Squad Player

    i appreciate Manning's speech, BUT that's not enough for me to root for them, them losing the SB( don't think it will happen), will the best irony of the whole season:)
  8. PatsMyBoyz!

    PatsMyBoyz! Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    I'd root for the Colts if I was related to NaPolianning,but I'm not so for the first time since I can remember,I will root for the NFC. An NFC win is good for football,and a Colts loss is even better.
    There is no way I would want to see a franchise like the Colts succeed.They are the antichrist of football. As lowly as Rex may be on the QB scale,at least that team plays the game.
    A Colts win will have strange consequences down the road,and if they begin to dominate? :nono:
  9. Bill B.

    Bill B. Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    I think you are missing the point I was trying to make. I have no love of the Colts either, but I hate Chicago more. After we see two weeks of highlights from the 85 Bears we all will sick of it.

    But I say let Manning win one and then, I believe the Colts will fade away to mediocrate, just like the Steelers, Ravens, and Buccaneers. With extra draft picks I see the Pats reloading and being a top contender again.
  10. chunkypony

    chunkypony Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

  11. PatsMyBoyz!

    PatsMyBoyz! Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

  12. Bill B.

    Bill B. Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    I know. I hate Polian. But I do respect guys like Manning, Freeney, and Harrison. Patriot fans rooting for the Bears just seems wrong.
  13. spacecrime

    spacecrime Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    I'm with ya, brother. But you'll never explain it to guys who didn't live through Superbowl XX.

    Besides, that was a nice move by Manning calling the Pats a classy organization, when he could have rubbed it in.

    So he gets a one-game bye with me.

    I'm sorry that Polian will win one, but I still hope Manning beats the Bears. Besides, they are going to win no matter who we root for :D
  14. PATSNUTme

    PATSNUTme Paranoid Homer Moderator Staff Member PatsFans.com Supporter

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    I'm not sure where I stand on this.:rofl:
  15. Bella*chick

    Bella*chick Addicted to the light

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    I lived through the 85 Bears killing us. I remember it well. But that was NOT this Bears team and this Pats team. So I can get past that.

    Whereas THIS Colts team beat our Pats team in a truly craptastic fashion. And Polian is a freakin' psycho. Plus, if they win, there will be the big media push that the Colts of this decade may be greater than the Pats....you know there will be. You just know it.

    Last edited: Jan 23, 2007
  16. VJCPatriot

    VJCPatriot Pro Bowl Player

    I can't root for either of these teams. Let the best team win on Sunday.

    Can't root for a rival team like the Colts and can't root for a team that represents the worst superbowl loss in Pats history. So whoever it goes to will deserve the win but I'm sure the winning fans will be obnoxious for the next year at least.

    Do you have any idea how ****y the Colts and their fans would get with a win. Do you have any idea how much more bootlicking the media darling Colts would get with a win? I can't stand either team really. If the Bears win it will be in spite of Rex Grossman and because their defense is the best in football. That's about it.
  17. IcyPatriot

    IcyPatriot ------------- PatsFans.com Supporter

    #24 Jersey

    I'd like to think I will root for the colts so Manning can get his ring...

    However ... I think the Bears are going to crush them.

    The Bears can and will shut down their running game and Dallas Clark. Marvin Harrison has always sucked in playoffs ... that leaves 1 guy to throw to ... is reggie up to being a superstar???
  18. sieglo

    sieglo In the Starting Line-Up

    I respect what the Colts were able to accomplish coming back against the Pats on Sunday.

    I respect Marvin Harrison.

    I even have developed a grudging respect for Peyton Manning.

    But as far as I'm concerned, FVCK the Colts, and most especially FVCK Polian. I hope a miracle happens and the Bears crush the Colts.
  19. PatsMyBoyz!

    PatsMyBoyz! Rotational Player and Threatening Starter's Job

    A Bears' win hurts but a Colts win will last forever.
  20. ATippett56

    ATippett56 Pro Bowl Player

    NEVER EVER will I cheer for the Colts!
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