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Bills' Blackout Threats Are a Joke


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#1 patfitz

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 02:25 AM

First try fielding a legitimate team in over a decade and than we can decide if the blackouts are a penalty or a blessing. It's time to wake up Ralph or maybe reboot the Bills el presidente, Russ Castro.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 03:44 AM

i cannot imagine the MIami game selling out.    Talk about a meaningless game.  What a snoozer.   In 30 deg temps.   There will be a about 14 fans in the stands.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 07:10 AM

This might be the game where a big sponsor like Russ Salvatore comes to the rescue. It will probably come down to the wire. The Miami game definitely won't sell out though

#4 Webster Guy

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 07:13 AM

This team is fun to watch all year until last week at pitt.

Our best corner and qb were definitely rusty but if you didnt have fun watching us beat Miami on their home field you aren't my kind of football fan bro.  

The term "meaningless game" doesn't apply when you have a rookie qb with less than 200 attempted passes in the league.  

And as far as complaining about the cold, here's a tip:    Dress warmly and get out there u pansy, it's good for you.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 07:52 AM

View Postkdiggz, on 12 November 2013 - 07:10 AM, said:

This might be the game where a big sponsor like Russ Salvatore comes to the rescue. It will probably come down to the wire. The Miami game definitely won't sell out though
Miami might sell out, being so close to Christmas, with people coming home for the Holidays. Of course it will be all drunken college students though.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 07:55 AM

View Postpatfitz, on 12 November 2013 - 02:25 AM, said:

First try fielding a legitimate team in over a decade and than we can decide if the blackouts are a penalty or a blessing. It's time to wake up Ralph or maybe reboot the Bills el presidente, Russ Castro.
Not sure what the point of this particular rant is.  Something about a joke ..?

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 08:02 AM

View PostJust Jack, on 12 November 2013 - 07:52 AM, said:


Miami might sell out, being so close to Christmas, with people coming home for the Holidays. Of course it will be all drunken college students though.
At last count there were 20,000 tickets left. It ain't happening

#8 nucci

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 08:13 AM

Who's threatening you?

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 08:28 AM

View Postpatfitz, on 12 November 2013 - 02:25 AM, said:

First try fielding a legitimate team in over a decade and than we can decide if the blackouts are a penalty or a blessing. It's time to wake up Ralph or maybe reboot the Bills el presidente, Russ Castro.
You think it's time for a revolt, holmes?   You gonna let them push you around like that?

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 08:41 AM

I am glad I am now in another market and don't have to deal with the stress of blackouts.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 08:46 AM

The beauty of this is, everyone has the ability to take matters into their own hands and buy a ticket. Or not. Your choice.

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 08:56 AM

View Post8and8Forever, on 12 November 2013 - 03:44 AM, said:

i cannot imagine the MIami game selling out. Talk about a meaningless game.  What a snoozer.   In 30 deg temps.   There will be a about 14 fans in the stands.
There is always hope because there are a lot of Miami fans in the area.
But then again, they are all smart enough to get their tickets for half face value or less on stubhub.

#13 elcrusho

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 09:00 AM

View PostJust Jack, on 12 November 2013 - 07:52 AM, said:

Miami might sell out, being so close to Christmas, with people coming home for the Holidays. Of course it will be all drunken college students though.

I'm actually leaving FL when the Bills are in FL to go back home for Christmas - go figure

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 06:42 PM

How many left?

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 06:46 PM

View Postmead107, on 14 November 2013 - 06:42 PM, said:

How many left?
As per Buffalo news earlier today, about 3500 left and they got another 24 hour extension.

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 07:22 PM

I looked online and there cant be more than 500 tix left. WTF?

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:02 PM

View PostBadasss, on 14 November 2013 - 07:22 PM, said:

I looked online and there cant be more than 500 tix left. WTF?
http://www.buffalobi...4b-a0da8ff88fc4

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:16 PM

View PostCodeMonkey, on 14 November 2013 - 09:02 PM, said:

Well that confirms it. Russ Brandon would never lie.

#19 Leelee Phoenix

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:34 PM

Not good for a 65 degree day game in November

I'll watch online either way, screw your rules

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:50 PM

In what range do they black out the games? Could one drive to say, Rochester, and watch the game?