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    I just wanted to drop by and give you guys the ole digital handshake after a great game. The Rams really gave it to my saints; I had this one chalked up as an L. You guys are really just a couple of pieces away from making some noise in a playoff race.

    Best of luck the rest of the way.

  • #2
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    Thanks WhoDat. You probably think we are nuts to be over here celebrating a loss like it was a win, but it has been a long road for us with many coaching changes and many bad games. We have been shut out two games this year.

    A loss like this is as good as a win for us. This season is a rebuilding season for us and if we can manage a couple of wins, we will feel good. Steve Spagnuolo came to us in the off season and it is taking some time to make the changes that he wants. We are hoping that he is a real answer for this team.

    Good luck to the Saints. I hope you guys get deep into the playoffs. I have no reason to dislike your team and I hope you do well. New Orleans deserves some happier times and I sure the Saints winning has them happy.


    • #3
      Re: Great Game Yesterday

      Living in the panhandle of Florida I get proximity broadcast of all saints game and they are probably my second or third favorite team so I am more accepting of a lose to the saint then say the titans. I really hope you guys make it to the superbowl this year, you got guys on that team that deserve it.


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      • FirebirdRamsam
        The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.
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        The good.......there was very little in the saints game.
        The bad.........there was alot!!!
        The Ugly........ditto!!!

        I was kind of afraid that the saints were going to pull off a victory. If anyone read my last post which read: Will the saints go marching on. It talks about a possibility of them having our number. For some reason the team plays with added intense due to their coach and team mates being fired up since we have been ex-superbowl winners who have won with bull **** flee flickers and screens and fancy plays. The saints coach seems to think that we are a bunch of crap players with crappy non-football plays.

        Truth is, the Rams beat the Rams fair and square!!! We lost the game due to silly penaltys, fumbles, interceptions, costly errors, un-special teams, blown plays and a missed field goal. If we played error free football or at least hanged on to the ball without giving it away with our fumbles and interceptions, we would have won yet as murphy's law plays out so many sundays, it was a game of 'what can go wrong will go wrong' and to think that the Rams are exempt from murphys law is wrong! It was bound to happen and I say good, why?

        Well, lets just say that the next time we play the saints on their turf, it will be a different game. We should learn from our mistakes and hopefully on the next meeting, we will be playing with a healthy Faulk, and fumbleless game, a zero interception, a game plan that will have many flee flickers, trick plays so that it will inferiate the saints coach and perhaps a few on side kicks to boot ;-). I think that the Rams have learned a valuable experience of this loss and that if they can bounce back and play with added aggression due to this loss, perhaps this will propel them into the nfc playoffs.

        This game against the saints truely was a horror film for the players as well as the fans and we didn't even get to see georgia for her halloween yearly appearance :mask: , darn!!! I believe that we see the saints mid december again. I will hope that we will bring with us a more intense game plan and an error free game in the georgia dome so that it can erase this bad taste that this last game left. And I hope that Martz will remember what the saint's coach said about the Rams and their so called plays so that he can fire up the team to seek revenge. I honestly don't think that the saints coach should be talking smack until he takes his team to the big dance and wins the big one! Rememeber, we walked the walk and can talk the talk since we are a past victorious superbowl team.

        We now have a 'bye' week to rest, gather our thoughts and hopefully allow Faulk to return with 100% healed on his knee.
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      • Saint Fanatik
        Good Luck To The Rams and The Fans!
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        Just wanted to drop a quick note to say good luck in the upcoming playoffs and (I'll say it) the Super Bowl. The Rams look unstoppable (and I got $20.00 bucks on them to win it all) and ready to take it all.

        I wish I could say the same about the Aints (yup, I called them the Aints - the have died in December) but after the last three drubbings at the hands of you guys, the Bucs and the 'Skins, my season is over.

        Kurt Warner has always been a favorite of mine. Class guy.

        Take care all and Happy New Year.

        -12-31-2001, 12:09 PM
      • rNemesis
        We can beat the Saints...
        by rNemesis
        next week if we play our style of football for the entire game . I really think we can, however, I dont think that this defense can afford to stay on the field for too long against that offense. Its probably best, and very important, that we keep it close and keep Brees off the field for as long as possible. Not exactly sure if we want to and are able to get in a shootout with them.
        That being said , I expect a hard fought game with the winner probably having the least amount of turnovers. This is, once again, a huge test for us because I feel that beating other teams outside of the division says a lot. If teams like the Browns and Cardinals can do it then we can too . No excuses here guys.
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      • bruce4life
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      • FirebirdRamsam
        Will the Saints go marching on???
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        Whew...........what a game. I mean, we actually played a game so dominating without our mvp feature running back that it was almost un-believable. Coach Martz must have read my previous message reading: Take out your top mvp players if you are ahead in points!!! DUH! You don't want the risk injury to your top players if you want to make it to the superbowl do you???

        The game against the Jets was a classic. I think Martz finally learned just how good Canidate is and also learned that by taking out Warner towards the end of the game, perhaps will extend the life span of probably the greatest QB ever to play the game!

        I think the Giants game of last week was a very good learning experience that perhaps will prepare this team for its final hurdle down the streach as it reaches the playoffs.

        Before I talk about the Saints, I have to congratulate Trung for such an inspired game day. I think that if Trung can remain healthy, this will bring to the table an even more diobiolical offensive game plan than previously before. Trung was truely awesome and perhaps made the Jets seem like a one engine propeler with an oil leak making a kamakazi nose dive

        Trung was all over the field playing all kinds of positions, the play that turned the entire game into a mis match was Trung playing QB, I think that the Jets at that point should have either tossed in the white flag or made an s.o.s. call. Remember, this was really Trung's first real start, if he gets better (is that possible) I think that they might outlaw the Rams from playing in the NFL!

        This sundays game against the Saints will be very very interesting. Remember, on any given sunday, any team can win and for some reason, the saints gives me alot of worries. They are not a great team yet their coach pushes them to be the best they can be each sunday and if you all remember last year, the Saints had some of our numbers. Yet this year is different, we are rid of the cancer (ie:carter) which now gives our team an edge over the Saints due to our newly formed fearsome 8-some. Will the saints go marching on??? I firebirdRamsam predict no, the Rams will win, yet it will be a type of giants vs. Rams game. Due to our defensive improvements and having Trung as a backup if Marshall is still not feeling 100%, this will alow the Rams to beat the Saints by 10 points, the score will be around 21 to 17.

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