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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-11-2011, 10:35 AM  
KCrockaholic KCrockaholic is offline
The Silent Assassin
 
KCrockaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Olathe
Casino cash: $23008
Secret to Chiefs winning streak: Bean Bag Toss

http://sports.yahoo.com/nfl/blog/shu...urn=nfl-wp9284

Quote:
A game played by tailgaters and college kids may be the secret to the Kansas City Chiefs two-game winning streak. After the team's 0-3 start, coach Todd Haley brought in custom-made cornhole boards to help build team unity. Since adding the beanbag game, Kansas City is 2-0.


"We've been trying to figure out ways to create togetherness," Haley told Randy Covitz of the Kansas City Star. "It's been great. It's a way to keep guys hanging around and interacting with each other, and winning helps out."

Jim Zorn, the Chiefs quarterbacks coach who's fond of tie-dye shirts and bohemian mantras, first suggested the team-building game. Haley's wife, Chrissy, contacted an acquaintance who builds boards and had one built specifically for the team. Given the popularity of the game, and the team's success since introducing it, Haley says more are on the way.

Covitz writes that long snapper Thomas Gafford(notes) is the best player on the team, with kicker Ryan Succop(notes), safety Sabby Piscitelli(notes) and defensive back Reshard Langford(notes) also showing beanbag-tossing prowess. Matt Cassel(notes) either doesn't play or suffers from the board's lack of Dwayne Bowe(notes)-like reception ability.

Take note, NFL coaches mired in three-game losing streaks. Cornhole is the key to success. And playing the Vikings and Colts in consecutive games doesn't hurt either.
Posts: 14,820
KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.KCrockaholic wants to die in a aids tree fire.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:37 AM   #2
OnTheWarpath58 OnTheWarpath58 is offline
37 FOREVER
 
OnTheWarpath58's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2005
Casino cash: $2912103
Quote:
Matt Cassel either doesn't play or suffers from the board's lack of Dwayne Bowe-like reception ability.


Cassel probably can't hit the board, much less the hole.
Posts: 49,295
OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:40 AM   #3
HemiEd HemiEd is offline
Hummingbird watcher
 
HemiEd's Avatar
 

Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Ozarks
Casino cash: $7245977
Quote:
Originally Posted by OnTheWarpath58 View Post


Cassel probably can't hit the board, much less the hole.
Maybe he could toss his hat at it.
Posts: 24,425
HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.HemiEd has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:41 AM   #4
mikeyis4dcats. mikeyis4dcats. is offline
Scarlett Johansson's boytoy
 
mikeyis4dcats.'s Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2006
Casino cash: $55043
if the NFL doesn't pan out..

__________________
Originally Posted by KC_Connection
I am a pillowbiter.

Posts: 9,556
mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.mikeyis4dcats. Forgot to Remove His Claytex and Got Toxic Shock Syndrome.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:41 AM   #5
Rooster Rooster is offline
Draft a QB
 
Rooster's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Wichita, KS
Casino cash: $47476
Quote:
Originally Posted by OnTheWarpath58 View Post


Cassel probably can't hit the board, much less the hole.
Cassel has asked for bigger boards and bigger corn holes.
__________________
When Reno Hightower was a prick he was the best damn quarterback in the history of Kern County.

Posts: 4,870
Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.Rooster would the whole thing.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:56 AM   #6
Sofa King Sofa King is offline
Is winter over yet?
 
Sofa King's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: South Dakota
Casino cash: $242937142
I wonder if Gafford snaps the bag into the hole.

No homo.
Posts: 18,754
Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.Sofa King is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:58 AM   #7
Count Zarth Count Zarth is offline
Emperor of the Universe
 
Count Zarth's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2002
Casino cash: $10240532
Sabby Piscitelli has been getting cornholed all year.
Posts: 165,278
Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 10:59 AM   #8
Fish Fish is offline
Missing Dick Curl
 
Fish's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2005
Casino cash: $2120153
It's not his fault... Cassel just needs a bigger cornhole...... and better beanbags...
__________________
Posts: 25,431
Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.Fish is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 11:04 AM   #9
tooge tooge is offline
MVP
 
tooge's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Liberty, MO
Casino cash: $91342
Cornhole boards? WTF? "Barry, you had a bad game. It's your day behind the board"
Posts: 8,310
tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 11:04 AM   #10
Nightfyre Nightfyre is offline
MVP
 
Nightfyre's Avatar
 

Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Helena, MT
Casino cash: $87710
Cassel holds on to the bean bag too long, then panics and makes a bad toss. Also hindering his ability to compete is the fact that the team ruled that neither bean bags bouncing off of the goal posts nor screen passes count.
Posts: 15,788
Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.Nightfyre has an IQ even higher than Frankie's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 11:06 AM   #11
Count Zarth Count Zarth is offline
Emperor of the Universe
 
Count Zarth's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2002
Casino cash: $10240532
Haley's plan was to build the team's confidence up slowly.

First he had to show them they were capable of winning at some kind of game.

The plan went astray initially when Cassel mistook Eric Weddle for a beanbag target.
Posts: 165,278
Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.Count Zarth is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 11:07 AM   #12
tooge tooge is offline
MVP
 
tooge's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Liberty, MO
Casino cash: $91342
They must be good at it, the chiefs have been cornholing fans for years
Posts: 8,310
tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.tooge has parlayed a career as a truck driver into debt free trailer and jon boat ownership.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 11:08 AM   #13
OnTheWarpath58 OnTheWarpath58 is offline
37 FOREVER
 
OnTheWarpath58's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2005
Casino cash: $2912103
Posts: 49,295
OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.OnTheWarpath58 is obviously part of the inner Circle.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 11:22 AM   #14
Molitoth Molitoth is offline
Chiefs Rubberneck
 
Molitoth's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2004
Casino cash: $101314
This thread is already full of win!!!
Posts: 11,106
Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2011, 11:24 AM   #15
Molitoth Molitoth is offline
Chiefs Rubberneck
 
Molitoth's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2004
Casino cash: $101314
Haley punishes Cassel by having him toss his hairy beanbag.
Posts: 11,106
Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.Molitoth is too fat/Omaha.
  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 08:19 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.