Re: [patriotzip] Re: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (49ers)
- Maybe, I should clarify. The fans that were being obnoxious were intimidating to me. It was not in good fun. I know we have creeps at our stadium too but to be honest in all of the away games that I have attended I have never been treated in such a harsh manner.
From: kevin M <ps2dad@...>
Sent: Wed, 8 Oct 2008 4:42 pm
Subject: [patriotzip] Re: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (49ers)
Ugly fans! At least we don't have any of those!
--- In patriotzip@yahoogro ups.com, llj7366@... wrote:
> I could add to your ugly.? I was at the game in SF, that was not
ugly.? And seeing Steve Young was not ugly but the stadium was
archaic and their jumbo tron was only about as big as the TV at Zip's
house.? I know his TV is huge but not so much for a stadium.? And the
crowd was pretty nasty from time to time.? I was glad that I was in?a
big crowd of Pat's fans because the SF fans behind us got a little
abusive from time to time.? I am very appreciative of our stadium
after being at the Candlestick.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dave Levine <usrtdsl@... >
> To: patriotzip@yahoogro ups.com
> Sent: Tue, 7 Oct 2008 10:19 am
> Subject: [patriotzip] The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (49ers)
> The Good
> - Cassel played relatively well. His TD to Moss was beautiful and
> made some other very nice plays. He hit Gaffney on 2 key 3rd down
> conversions, both of which were nice throws. Only 1 of the 2 picks
> was his fault as he was hammered on the first one. He also missed a
> couple of open guys because he doesn't go through all his
> progressions. Looks 1, 2, 3 but never comes back to 1 if he has
> time. That will come with time however.
> - Ghost is turning into a stud. He has given BB much more
> to say that we will go for the FG when 50 yards out or less. He has
> a tremendous leg that he is using on kickoffs to eliminate the
> return. That is a big weapon in the field position battle.
> - Rodney played very well. He had a pick, a deflection for a pick
> and then caused an incompletion through intimidation.
> - Our D, after a rough start, finally stepped up and came up with
> some stops. The possession battle was won partly because the O
> played well but the D was able to stop SF repeatedly.
> - Moss looks happy again. Going deep to him certainly helps, even
> it's not completed.
> - Faulk had a very nice game. Ran the direct snap to perfection and
> ended up scoring twice. He is a big weapon for this team and is
> - The DL created all sorts of pressure on the QB, forcing him to
> for his life on quite a few occasions.
> The Bad
> - The blame falls both on the OL and the QB but we are giving up
> to many sacks. In some cases, the OL is just letting guys though
> giving Cassel no time. In others, Cassel just has to learn to throw
> the ball away. He is holding it way too long and then is forced to
> eat it. Get rid of it. The OL needs to get back to basics and block.
> - This is the 2nd week in a row that I am only reminded of how
> we were in the SB. Merriweather gets another INT, this one very
> impressive while laying on his back but could catch the one that
> him in the hands during the SB. I hope I am reminded every week
> - We are getting some pressure on the QB but we need to finish the
> deal and sack him. We seem to be coming in too fast so one move
> him free. Line him up and tackle, don't punish.
> The Ugly
> - I hit send but somehow the report never went. Or to be more
> the report went but no words were attached. No backup copy. Nothing
> in the sent mail folder either. This is being done from memory as
> best I can.
> - Raise your hand if you called the direct snap to Faulk. Thought
> so. How can everyone on this list know it's coming but SF missed it?
> - Sage Rosenfelds sucks. He, single handedly cost the team the game.
> - Al Davis needs to crawl back into his casket and go away forever.
> - What is going on this year. Miami over SD? Arizona over Buffalo?
> Pittsburgh winning with a pathetic OL?
> - Our most effective RB again goes down with an injury. Morris last
> year. Jordan this year.
- "kevin M" wrote:
>I am going to give you the benefit of the doubt on this one and assume
> Ugly fans! At least we don't have any of those!
you are joking. Because I have seen some real dogs at Gillette. One of
them sits in section 106. And once the beer gets flowing there are, at
times, some really ugly fans.