Home Mail MemberMap Chat (0) Wallpapers
Go Back   ChiefsPlanet > The Lounge

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-01-2012, 10:33 AM  
Chiefspants Chiefspants is offline
Good as New
 
Chiefspants's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Casino cash: $8252
The National Media is now joining the hate train! (An article from Fox Sports)

Honestly, how long can Pioli and Gus withstand this scathing criticism?

http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/K...ers-win-093012

Quote:
During an ugly, turnover-laced game Sunday, the Chargers’ 37-20 dismantling of the Chiefs crystallized just how bad of a football team Kansas City has become. Quarterback Matt Cassel threw three picks, Jamaal Charles coughed up two fumbles, Shaun Draughn added another for good measure and the Chiefs dropped to 1-3.

The Scott Pioli era, so well received a few years ago, now teeters toward a different status: That of a failed experiment.

The Chargers, who didn’t exactly look like a Super Bowl team, still used those six turnovers and Chiefs ineptitude to go to 3-1, good enough to start off the season as a very well positioned mystery.

“That’s a heck of a start,” said Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers, who threw for an efficient 209 yards and two touchdowns on 18-of-23 passing attempts. “There’s not a ton of teams that’ll be standing at 3-1 after four. It’s a good start.”

It is, though it’s still no easy task assessing the Chargers a quarter of the way through the season. They’ve now beaten two teams in the lowly AFC West and the 1-3 Titans. They let the Chiefs, despite the flurry of giveaways, at times threaten to creep back in the game and their offense was inconsistent — a juggernaut to start things off, a coma patient in the third quarter.

“We can get so much better,” head coach Norv Turner said.

Still, they’re 3-1 and poised to go 5-1, or better, in the weeks ahead. They have the discombobulated Saints next week in New Orleans and then the Denver Broncos at home before a bye week. After that, they play at Cleveland and then host the Chiefs.

That’s not exactly a murderer’s row of opponents.

“The league’s about winning,” Rivers said. “If you win, that’s all that matters.”

So the Chargers are back, even if we don’t know whether it’s to the point of regaining supremacy over the AFC West or so much so their excellence can extend beyond it.

The Chiefs are a whole lot easier to read: They, like their $55-million quarterback, are just bad.

Cassel is the man Pioli turned to when Pioli brought him in from New England, the player he entrusted with the keys to the Chiefs’ future. That disastrous decision was on full display Sunday, a mistake particularly egregious because the Chiefs’ GM, having been with the Patriots at the same time as Cassel, should have been especially equipped to know what he was getting.

If, that is, he’s a general manager capable of sizing up talent the way he’d like reporters to believe. Cassel is just the most obvious error in judgment in a list that includes Dontari Poe, Tyson Jackson and Todd Haley, among others.

What he got in Cassel was one of the league’s worst quarterbacks, a nice guy with poor instincts who on Sunday threw three interceptions, lost a fumble that his team recovered for him and led scoring drives only once the safety of garbage time had set in.

What is there to say about him, about Pioli or about this Chiefs team?

Not much.

Maybe that’s why Cassel’s press conference lasted 88 seconds, and why he brought the questions to a close when he answered whether or not head coach Romeo Crennel had talked to him about making a change at quarterback with three curt words. “No he didn’t.”

How could he? The options Pioli has put in place include Brady Quinn, a quarterback somehow worse even than Cassel. Ricky Stanzi, the third stringer, is no choice at all.

“Well, whether I was considering (making a change at QB) or not doesn’t make a difference,” Crennel said. “It’s hypothetical. I didn’t make the change and I’m staying with that.”

Here’s what’s not hypothetical: The Kansas City Chiefs, once home of the proudest and loudest fans in the game, are such a disaster even that small consolation prize has vanished.


“It’s rare to see Arrowhead empty like that at the end of a game,” Rivers said.

It used to be rare. Now the Chiefs are an unmitigated disaster. They beat, barely and through an improbable comeback, a New Orleans Saints team too dazed and confused by the bounty scandal, and by Sean Payton’s suspension, to be much of a football team.

The AFC West now features a Chiefs’ team so bad its wonderful fans now boo or bail, and a Chargers team that despite some weaknesses are in position of control.

You can follow Bill Reiter on Twitter or email him at foxsportsreiter@gmail.com.
Repost Police, stick it where it counts.
Posts: 5,052
Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:35 AM   #2
Count Alex's Losses Count Alex's Losses is online now
Banned
 
Count Alex's Losses's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2002
Casino cash: $39848
Why is Casshole suddenly a $55 million QB?

$63 million.
__________________
Better to be the bastard child of a king and his whore than to be a ****ing peasant at the shite homer trough.
Posts: 172,239
Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Alex's Losses is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:36 AM   #3
the Talking Can the Talking Can is offline
Gonzo = Sexy Bitch
 
the Talking Can's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: street
Casino cash: $10261
Quote:
How could he? The options Pioli has put in place include Brady Quinn, a quarterback somehow worse even than Cassel. Ricky Stanzi, the third stringer, is no choice at all.


__________________
Clark Hunt: "Thank god for the Dominican pool boy"
Posts: 49,211
the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.the Talking Can is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:37 AM   #4
Chiefspants Chiefspants is offline
Good as New
 
Chiefspants's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jul 2007
Casino cash: $8252
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cassel's Reckoning View Post
Why is Casshole suddenly a $55 million QB?

$63 million.
Pioli Propaganda. Though the national media is finally wising up, they're not completely there yet.
Posts: 5,052
Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Chiefspants has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:38 AM   #5
Old Dog Old Dog is offline
Supporter
 
Old Dog's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: North Central Kansas
Casino cash: $12529
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cassel's Reckoning View Post
Why is Casshole suddenly a $55 million QB?

$63 million.
He threw $8 million at a banker and it got intercepted?
Posts: 9,467
Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:39 AM   #6
Dr. Facebook Fever Dr. Facebook Fever is offline
stax of wax
 
Dr. Facebook Fever's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2004
Casino cash: $5000
I'm beginning to think we may not make the playoffs this year.
__________________

courtesy of BoneKrusher

"Baseball? It's just a game. As simple as a ball and bat, yet as complex as the American spirit it symbolizes. It's a sport, a business and sometimes a religion."

Ernie Harwell
Posts: 34,877
Dr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby PiscitelliDr. Facebook Fever 's adopt a chief was Sabby Piscitelli
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:40 AM   #7
BryanBusby BryanBusby is offline
MVP
 
BryanBusby's Avatar
 

Join Date: Mar 2006
Casino cash: $5115
cool let it pile on

**** this entire franchise.
__________________
Posts: 6,381
BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.BryanBusby Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:41 AM   #8
Molitoth Molitoth is offline
Chiefs Rubberneck
 
Molitoth's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2004
Casino cash: $13607
Quote:
“It’s rare to see Arrowhead empty like that at the end of a game,” Rivers said.
Not really anymore...
You will find Arrowhead full on:
-Opening Day (when fans still have hope)
-Playing the Cowboys,Packers,Steelers (zillions of bandwagon fans)
-A rare playoff game

Otherwise, arrowhead has been empty since Dante Hall left.
Posts: 12,225
Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.Molitoth threw an interception on a screen pass.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:54 AM   #9
siberian khatru siberian khatru is offline
21st Century Schizoid Fan
 
siberian khatru's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: The Gates of Delirium
Casino cash: $19455
B-b-b-but he's had too many offensive coordinators!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Posts: 45,862
siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.siberian khatru is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 10:58 AM   #10
notorious notorious is offline
I Lay Wood for a Living
 
notorious's Avatar
 

Join Date: May 2005
Location: Who knows?
Casino cash: $650
Even Rivers is wondering "WTF?!"
Posts: 33,486
notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.notorious is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 11:00 AM   #11
-King- -King- is offline
▓▓▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▒▓▓
 
-King-'s Avatar
 

Join Date: Jan 2009
Casino cash: $17230
Good.
Posted via Mobile Device
Posts: 40,904
-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.-King- is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 11:01 AM   #12
Old Dog Old Dog is offline
Supporter
 
Old Dog's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: North Central Kansas
Casino cash: $12529
Quote:
Originally Posted by siberian khatru View Post
B-b-b-but he's had too many offensive coordinators!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Inasmuch as there are no offensive coordinators at Burger King, one would have been too many.
Posts: 9,467
Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.Old Dog is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 11:02 AM   #13
Red Beans Red Beans is offline
Not dead yet...
 
Red Beans's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Indian Creek
Casino cash: $8318
All I can say is, "Choo Choo! All aboard!"
Posts: 1,989
Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.Red Beans Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 11:22 AM   #14
Sweet Daddy Hate Sweet Daddy Hate is offline
Banned
 

Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: ABQNM
Casino cash: $5000
Quote:
Originally Posted by BryanBusby View Post
cool let it pile on

**** this entire franchise.
This. The hate has made us powerful.

And highly entertained!
Posts: 18,397
Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.Sweet Daddy Hate < Tried to steal Andy's chili fries.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 12:41 PM   #15
ghak99 ghak99 is offline
Veteran
 

Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Missouri
Casino cash: $5690
Quote:
Here’s what’s not hypothetical: The Kansas City Chiefs, once home of the proudest and loudest fans in the game, are such a disaster even that small consolation prize has vanished.
It's hard to read, but getting easier and easier to accept.

Clark, wake the **** up.
Posts: 2,566
ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.ghak99 Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump




All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:48 PM.


This is a test for a client's site.
A new website that shows member-created construction site listings that need fill or have excess fill. Dirt Monkey @ https://DirtMonkey.net
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.