Playoff bets (in Public Record)


TheHatchetman January 15 2008 7:34 PM EST

Spread gives 14.5 points to SD against NE, and 7 points to the Giants against the Pack.

I'll put 750k on the Packers. (Meaning they have to win by at least 8 points for a win, and 7 for a tie)
and I'll put 250k on the Patriots. (meaning they win by 15+ points)

Any takers?

[P]Mitt January 15 2008 8:08 PM EST

I'll take my chargers +14.5 over your pats, 250k.

TheHatchetman January 15 2008 8:25 PM EST

Bet is confirmed. Only thing is that the Pat's aren't my team, they're just the smart money here, IMO :P

[P]Mitt January 15 2008 8:30 PM EST

I'm the opposite :P

The Pats ARE my team, and yet after seeing the Chargers pull through even without LT, I think then can pull a close loss :)

But even I lose the bet, I'll still be happy for my Pats cleaning house.

[RX3]Cotillion January 15 2008 9:57 PM EST

750k on Big Blue if you're still up to it.

TheHatchetman January 16 2008 12:42 AM EST

Confirmed! ^_^

The Packers *are* my team, and IMO smarter money here ^_^

FailBoat[SG] January 16 2008 1:37 AM EST

Talk to me next year if the Bears can get back to where they belong. Kicking your cheesy butt all over the place. >.>

And Hatch, I was raised in Kenosha and I'm still a Bears fan. <.<

[P]Mitt January 20 2008 6:49 PM EST

Woo! Pats are in the Superbowl, they won 21-12 :)

gogo 19-0!

TheHatchetman January 20 2008 10:22 PM EST

Stunned... In shock... In awe...

This doesn't even begin to voice my feelings atm... I would say disgusted, but it doesn't fit. It was a well-won game. Well-played on both ends. Money has been paid out (sent Mitt 250k after the pats game, sent RX3 750k at the ending of the fourth quarter when i knew covering the spread was impossible.).

On a semi-related note, I hope Brett comes back for another year... Even if just to throw one completion. Someone with a carreer like his deserves better than to end it with an interception...

[RX3]Cotillion January 20 2008 10:28 PM EST

Well if the Giants had lost, it would have been their fault and they would have deserved it. Missing 2 field goals in a row, especially a chip shot, is ridiculous, along with all the dropped passes.

I'm happy that the Giants are in the Superbowl, but I won't hold onto false hope. They won't even come close, playing the way they did the last two weeks of post season.
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