I can see why Peyton didnt want to play here

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by Maker_84, Sep 17, 2012.

  1. Maker_84

    Maker_84 Starter

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    Worst defense in the NFL with an offensive coaching staff that was probably too stubborn to go to Mannings style of play
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  2. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    With the Titans luck lately, Peyton would have been sacked by Wilfork last week and had his neck broken.
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  3. titantrusince82

    titantrusince82 I'm down with the Titans for better or worse

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    Tenn as a state loves him, and he loves Tenn. However, I am convinced that after one convo with Palmer, Peyton knew that he was not coming to us.
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  4. Big Time Titan

    Big Time Titan Big Time Titan

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    I'm sure our sh!++y OL and sorry excuse for a defense were also factors in his deciding against becoming a Titan.
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  5. Titaneers

    Titaneers Ultimate Player

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    that's....probably accurate...... he probably loved it all, but when he talked to palmer and he showed peyton the playbook.. he lol'ed on the way out of nashville
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  6. LANGSTER

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    He did not want to run the run and shoot! Make no mistake if peyton wanted to win he would have gone to SF. He wanted money and endorsements and that was Denver. He might have another ring or 2 if he hadn't always taken up so much cap space.
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  7. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE All-Pro Tip Jar Donor

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    John Elway sold Peyton on joining the Bronco's looong before he ever even met with our coaches, he was just being nice to have the meetings.
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  8. Big Time Titan

    Big Time Titan Big Time Titan

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    Honestly I think that Peyton took everything from every team into account. SF was better built for him to win sooner but also had the pressure of winning it all since they were so close already. We are much further away from being a contender than SF. Denver when you look at it all is the perfect fit. Even if he was at 70% he'd still be a 200% better QB than Tebow was/is. Add in the solid OL and defense along with John Elway all on his nuts and it was an easy decision to make.

    As far as we were concerned we just didn't offer enough outside of money to make it worth his while. He will always be a legend and a God in TN so his legacy won't hurt by not coming here. He wants to win, he wants to be paid and he wants to add to his HOF legacy. Coming here and breaking in half after a couple drives is not what he had in mind.
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  9. Titanup1982

    Titanup1982 Pro Bowler

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    I know if Peyton was playing for us, we would have more than 23 points in 2 games.

    Also, out time of possession would be helluva lot better...
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  10. Titans Eternal

    Titans Eternal Got the swagger of a cripple

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    and we still woulda lost :biglaugh:
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