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Issue # 170: Off by Inches, Off by Mile

Last week: Colts 21 Titans 31

Haiku count: 1279

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Fourth down or touchdown
Off by inches, off by mile
Anemic offense

 

Two fourth down failures
Give Titans short field to score
Make them earn each yard.

 

It is a fine line
Between good teams and av'rage.
Consistency key.

 

Replay reticence
Clear fumble ; no Colt challenge
Reluctant red flag

 

Colts run, Titans pass
Nobody knows anything
Skewed stats but no win.

 

Titans unbeaten
Colts division slips away
Hopes pinned on wild card.

 

Depleted D-line
The punishers and punished
spent by fourth quarter

 

Good half or quarter
But sustained disciplined effort
seems beyond these Colts.

 

 

 

stephen@thehorseshoe.org

written by: Stephen Conway

 

 

 
 
 
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