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AP: Brees, Tomlinson share Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by ChargerRay, Feb 2, 2007.

  1. ChargerRay

    ChargerRay #FireMcCoy #FireReich #FirePagano Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    http://sports.yahoo.com/nfl/news?slug=paytonaward&prov=st&type=lgns

     
  2. Concudan

    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    Great news! They both deserve it!
     
  3. in_a_days

    in_a_days dgaf

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    For sure! :yes:
     
  4. Carlsbad_Bolt_Fan

    Carlsbad_Bolt_Fan Well-Known Member

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    Can't think of anyone else more deserving than those two. :tup:
     
  5. ChargerRay

    ChargerRay #FireMcCoy #FireReich #FirePagano Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    LT and Rivers. :icon_wink:
     
  6. bigmike.x.09

    bigmike.x.09 Well-Known Member

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    both deserve it, but brees didnt even come close in the poll for mvp, at least he gets awarded for SOMETHING right?
     
  7. TheLash

    TheLash Well-Known Member

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    right on!:abq1: :saints: :bolt2: :bow: :sci:
     
  8. reddenedbeard

    reddenedbeard Well-Known Member

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    I think I might be the only one who is selfish on this f-in board. I wanted LT to have this honor all by himself. I know Brees had a great year and all, but I just thought LT was that much better.
     
  9. Thread_Killer

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    I'm guessing that Drew Brees was docked at least a little bit for lying to the fans, otherwise this award would've been all his.
     
  10. Johnny Lightning

    Johnny Lightning Go Bolts

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    LT should have won this buy him self...
     
  11. Lightning's Girl

    Lightning's Girl Mod Chick =) Staff Member Moderator

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    I'm still pissed at Brees for doing so well AFTER he left San Diego. LT should have been the lone winner of this award, IMHO.
     
  12. Thunderstruck

    Thunderstruck BoltTalker

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    So, since Brees is only great in a season after he's been publicly dissed (in his opinion,) what's going to motivate him next year?
     
  13. Johnny Lightning

    Johnny Lightning Go Bolts

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    I don't think the Saints make the playoffs next year...
     
  14. ChargerRay

    ChargerRay #FireMcCoy #FireReich #FirePagano Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    I would agree, but the NFC is just so damn bad that even the Lions have a chance of making the playoffs.
     
  15. Zeus

    Zeus BoltTalker

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    Nah Brees did better because he has good recievers. No matter how good a QB you have if your recievers are mediocre than your not going to put up huge numbers.
     
  16. KimPossible

    KimPossible BoltTalker

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    This award recognizes off-field community service as a criteria according to the article...they both deserve it and I am happy for them.
     

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