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    This weekend I went to my first NFL game and I had the honor of watching the Rams beat the Niners. I must say it was awesome. I went with my son, mom, and dad. My son is 8 and this was also his first game. And for being my first game, I couldn't have had better seats. When McDonald made that TD grab, it was in front of us. We were actually 5 rows up from the corner of the end zone, but you won't hear me complain. Of course as good it was we did get to see some idiot Ram fans who totally embarrassed us. One in particular who started not one, but two fights before he got kicked out. All in all it was a great game for my first live NFL experience. But the best part, was sharing my first experience with my son's first experience. Anyways, since this was such a good experience; I just wanted to share it with my Clan.

  • #2
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    It's a lot different watching in person than on T.V. Glad your first game was a win.

    Adm. William "Bull" Halsey


    • #3
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      Glad you had fun - there were a lot of the Rampagers at the game hanging out at an RV for a few hours before the game. SHALE, Dez and a few others were around (dammit - I have to upload some pics I took - although I forgot for most of the tailgate)


      • #4
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        That is very cool, glad you had a great time and with your boy too, that's awesome!!! I wish I could have met up with some Clan members while at the game. I was amazed at how many RAM fans were there and we too encountered both jerky fans on both sides, but I suppose that's to be expected. But we too had a great time (guess winning kinda helps) hehehe!! I couldn't believe how many whiner fans were leaving the stadium during the 3rd qtr. I don't care what the score is, I watch my RAMS until the last second of the clock ticks off.

        Also, I don't know about any of you that attended the game, but I froze my ever lovin fricken #**$()* off.........Sheesh, that swirling wind was a killer, but I'd do it again tonite if necessary to see the RAMS again!!! :redface:


        • #5
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          Also, I don't know about any of you that attended the game, but I froze my ever lovin fricken #**$()* off.........Sheesh, that swirling wind was a killer, but I'd do it again tonite if necessary to see the RAMS again!!!
          LOL, I have to admit a terrible truth. I went to the game in only my Faulk Jersey and a pair of shorts. So instead of freezing my arse off I bought a 49er sweater, turned it inside out, and put my Rams Jersey back on over it.


          • #6
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            Originally posted by LaRamsFanLongTime
            LOL, I have to admit a terrible truth. I went to the game in only my Faulk Jersey and a pair of shorts. So instead of freezing my arse off I bought a 49er sweater, turned it inside out, and put my Rams Jersey back on over it.
            ACK!!! Did you go home and bathe in battery acid? You at least burnt that "thing" afterwards.
            This space for rent...


            • #7
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              Personally I came equipped with 2 Rams jersey's (old school Faulk and new Holt), my Rams undershirt and my Rams Pullover - NICE and toasty

              And for those that weren't there, here is a pic from the bird's nest SHALE, Dez and I were sitting at - see those empty seats? midway through the 4th lol
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              • #8
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                I have been to the Stick before for a baseball game so I knew how cold it could be. But I still got a chill when the doors opened at half time to let the band in and that breeze off the bay came in. I found it amazing how many niner fans got up and left after the niners scored. It was like..."ok we scored, we're not going to get shut out; no lets go and beat the traffic." I could never do that. For me it was a great game and I hope to go again next year.


                • #9
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                  Halftime show - hehe - I felt bad for that kid that tripped up the other band members....


                  • #10
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                    It was kind of funny though ;)

                    Keeping the Rams Nation Talking


                    • #11
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                      It was funny, but I still felt bad for that kid. However, it was nice to see the crowd give a nice applause to the band afterwards.


                      • #12
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                        Originally posted by Mykel
                        And for those that weren't there, here is a pic from the bird's nest SHALE, Dez and I were sitting at - see those empty seats? midway through the 4th lol
                        Isn't there some unwritten protocol somewhere that at this point one tries to improve their seats?


                        • #13
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                          lol good point adarian - and yes Dez, it was definately funny, but I felt bad for them. After all, they are just bandgeeks and they don't need ANOTHER reason for us to tease them ;)

                          BTW Dez - did you look for that phone? Hows the pup?


                          • #14
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                            Pup is still not well.

                            I will email you on the phone

                            Keeping the Rams Nation Talking


                            • #15
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                              Take care of the pup


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