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Online Natsinpwc

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« Topic Start: February 05, 2020, 08:01:00 PM »
The DC Defenders are 7 and 1/2 point favorites in their opener.  Professional football has returned to DC.

Offline 1995hoo

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« Reply #1: February 05, 2020, 08:08:20 PM »
I'd consider going this Saturday if the weather forecast weren’t so rotten.

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« Reply #2: February 05, 2020, 08:21:37 PM »
Is betting on the XFL higher or lower on the degenerate gambler scale than betting on high school football?

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« Reply #3: February 05, 2020, 08:23:19 PM »
Is betting on the XFL higher or lower on the degenerate gambler scale than betting on high school football?
I would say higher at the beginning of the season at least.  No track record to go on. 

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« Reply #4: February 05, 2020, 10:47:18 PM »
I'd consider going this Saturday if the weather forecast weren’t so rotten.

sunny and 45?

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« Reply #5: February 05, 2020, 10:48:49 PM »
Stupid.

Online imref

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« Reply #6: February 05, 2020, 10:55:28 PM »
we're planning on going.

Offline 1995hoo

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« Reply #7: February 06, 2020, 07:40:29 AM »
sunny and 45?

When I posted that, the last forecast I had seen was for rain.

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« Reply #8: February 06, 2020, 08:36:08 AM »
Stupid.

You sound hurt that you don't have an XFL team. Don't be hurt.

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« Reply #9: February 06, 2020, 07:14:37 PM »
Be there Saturday in my season tic seats brother!!  Sec117 #DefendTheDMV I'm  pumped about the red foam shield giveaway

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« Reply #10: February 07, 2020, 11:35:37 AM »
Like
Be there Saturday in my season tic seats brother!!  Sec117 #DefendTheDMV I'm  pumped about the red foam shield giveaway

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« Reply #11: February 07, 2020, 02:56:22 PM »
ticket prices have about doubled from last week.

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« Reply #12: February 07, 2020, 03:05:19 PM »
ticket prices have about doubled from last week.

have they passed the $5 mark?

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« Reply #13: February 07, 2020, 03:11:30 PM »
I'm anticipating a heeman gif with the shield incorporated.

Be there Saturday in my season tic seats brother!!  Sec117 #DefendTheDMV I'm  pumped about the red foam shield giveaway

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« Reply #14: February 07, 2020, 03:13:17 PM »
They need to beef up their website, which has been loading for two minutes.  :mg:

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« Reply #15: February 07, 2020, 03:49:00 PM »
You sound hurt that you don't have an XFL team. Don't be hurt.


lol, I'm good.  Cannot believe people are actually psyched for this?

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« Reply #16: February 07, 2020, 03:53:22 PM »
have they passed the $5 mark?

90 now I think.

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« Reply #17: February 07, 2020, 04:11:55 PM »
Cheapest ticket I saw just now (looking for a single ticket) was $36 up under the roof on the side of the stadium closer to Nats Park. We sat up in that general area for a soccer game this past October and liked it. You're up at the top of the stadium, but it's not all that high up.

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« Reply #18: February 07, 2020, 04:18:32 PM »
Looking at those prices PT Barnum was right.

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« Reply #19: February 07, 2020, 04:39:04 PM »
25 seats remain. Almost sold out.

Anyone have any recommendations for getting there from VA?  Nearest metro stop?

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« Reply #20: February 07, 2020, 04:47:51 PM »
Navy yard- its basically next to nats park

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« Reply #21: February 07, 2020, 04:59:25 PM »
25 seats remain. Almost sold out.

Anyone have any recommendations for getting there from VA?  Nearest metro stop?

Make sure you check out the WMATA track work if you're coming from Virginia. The Orange and Silver Lines will have issues this weekend. But otherwise, just ride to Navy Yard, walk around the South Capitol Street side of Nats Park to the home plate gate, then cross South Capitol Street to your right and walk down Potomac Avenue to Audi Field.

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« Reply #22: February 07, 2020, 06:07:27 PM »
Make sure you check out the WMATA track work if you're coming from Virginia. The Orange and Silver Lines will have issues this weekend. But otherwise, just ride to Navy Yard, walk around the South Capitol Street side of Nats Park to the home plate gate, then cross South Capitol Street to your right and walk down Potomac Avenue to Audi Field.

thanks, that or the waterfront stop look to be about equidistant.

Vienna and Dunn Loring are shut down this weekend. :(. Looks like we'll be using the silver line to L'enfant.

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« Reply #23: February 07, 2020, 06:18:31 PM »
lol, I'm good.  Cannot believe people are actually psyched for this?

You live in football land (Roll Tide or some damn thing)... what's wrong with spring football? It could be fun. Nice little stadium too. It's not at that impossible-to-get-to, mistake-of-epic-proportions in PG county! Bonus!

I'll watch from home this game. Might catch one later this season though.


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« Reply #24: February 07, 2020, 06:25:59 PM »
You live in football land (Roll Tide or some damn thing)... what's wrong with spring football? It could be fun. Nice little stadium too. It's not at that impossible-to-get-to, mistake-of-epic-proportions in PG county! Bonus!

I'll watch from home this game. Might catch one later this season though.



also first football game in DC in quite a while.  And probably the last for quite a while assuming the XFL folds before the year is out (the WWE is in pretty bad financial shape right now and just fired their top management).