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    Charity Wagers

    This thread is to be used to track wagers made by adult board members where the proceeds go to charitable organizations. Please send me a private message if you need something added.

    Bergen and Savage - Most Yards on the season and most YPCs. $50 each wager going to the Marty Lyons Foundation or the Pat Tilman fund.

    Bergen and Asshat - Bergen's Charity - The V Foundation Shasta's - TBD

    Quote Originally Posted by BergenJet
    Shasta, 100 bucks right now, winner picks the charity. I say the Jets will have a better record this year than the Patsies. If they tie we each toss 50 to the others charity. What do you say?
    Quote Originally Posted by shasta
    Done.
    Last edited by Bergen Jet; 07-14-2005 at 09:54 AM.

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    What a wonderful idea Bergen, I absolutely love it. I don't bet much but I'd love to get like a WR pool going like we did a couple of years back at training camp.

    We bet a bottle of choice as to who got what spot. I had the dark horse and was laughed at because I said Kevin Swayne would make the roster. Guess what, I still have a bottle left of Moet Chandon White Star in my fridge to remind of that little victory.

    We could try that again and this season only this time for cash with the winnings going to charity.

    Here's the playing field as it stands now. We have the "Four C's" - Chrebet ~ Coles ~ Cotchery ~ Carter along with McCareins as the front runners. Then we have dark horse entries Chas Gessner, Brock Ralph, Carl Kearney, Terrence Stubbs, Jovan Witherspoon, Eddie Jackson & Harry Williams.

    Let me know and I'll take a shot at it with anyone else who wants to bet who will get the coveted top WR spots and in what order.
    Last edited by Limolady; 07-14-2005 at 07:43 PM.

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    Anyone want to bet on CMartin versus either Lamont or Dillon? Maybe rushing yards or something similar? $25 range if you're interested.

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    I want to bet Flying Elvis again..........

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    Quote Originally Posted by jetgirl
    I want to bet Flying Elvis again..........
    Yeah, that was fun. I think he learned a lesson last year. I didn't hear any bold predictions from him yet.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JumbalayaJet
    Yeah, that was fun. I think he learned a lesson last year. I didn't hear any bold predictions from him yet.


    Come FE........bring it.............

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    Quote Originally Posted by jetgirl


    Come FE........bring it.............
    How about the same bet as last year?

    The Jets get smoked in their season opener (I have to believe KC gives me a better shot than Cincy did last year )

    Jetgirl, Jumba.....$25.00 apiece again?

    (I'm not sure what was so BOLD about predicting you'd lose to the Bengals in the opener last year Jumba....the Jets only won by 7)

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingElvis
    How about the same bet as last year?

    The Jets get smoked in their season opener (I have to believe KC gives me a better shot than Cincy did last year )

    Jetgirl, Jumba.....$25.00 apiece again?

    (I'm not sure what was so BOLD about predicting you'd lose to the Bengals in the opener last year Jumba....the Jets only won by 7)

    I'm in Q T pie..........

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    Quote Originally Posted by jetgirl
    I'm in Q T pie..........
    There needs to be a designated charity...

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    If any Pats fans want to bet on the opening game, I'll bet $25 straight-up on the Raiduhs to win.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingElvis
    (I'm not sure what was so BOLD about predicting you'd lose to the Bengals in the opener last year Jumba....the Jets only won by 7)
    With Hacket's offense a 7pt margin was a blowout. These Jets will be more fun to watch. Ok, $25 vs the Cheifs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BergenJet
    There needs to be a designated charity...
    There is.......it's the JI Charity...........Loser donates to the site.......

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    Quote Originally Posted by jetgirl
    There is.......it's the JI Charity...........Loser donates to the site.......
    Works for me

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingElvis
    How about the same bet as last year?

    The Jets get smoked in their season opener (I have to believe KC gives me a better shot than Cincy did last year )

    Jetgirl, Jumba.....$25.00 apiece again?

    (I'm not sure what was so BOLD about predicting you'd lose to the Bengals in the opener last year Jumba....the Jets only won by 7)
    You want a piece of me, convict?
    Last edited by JonEJet; 07-22-2005 at 09:34 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JonEJet
    You want a piece of me, convict?
    Which piece?

    Hopefully not the teeny little one you showed Garb ......


    OK, you're in for $25.00 along with Jetgirl and Jumba

    Jets get smoked in game one by KC (and they will) you all donate to JI in my name.

    The Jets win,...and I'm donating $25.00 apiece in all your names.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingElvis
    Which piece?

    Hopefully not the teeny little one you showed Garb ......


    OK, you're in for $25.00 along with Jetgirl and Jumba

    Jets get smoked in game one by KC (and they will) you all donate to JI in my name.

    The Jets win,...and I'm donating $25.00 apiece in all your names.
    Whatta guy...........get that 75.00 dollars ready.........

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingElvis
    Which piece?

    Hopefully not the teeny little one you showed Garb ......


    OK, you're in for $25.00 along with Jetgirl and Jumba

    Jets get smoked in game one by KC (and they will) you all donate to JI in my name.

    The Jets win,...and I'm donating $25.00 apiece in all your names.
    Nope, that's not it

    I want to go double on last years bet...same rules, same amount!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by JonEJet
    Nope, that's not it

    I want to go double on last years bet...same rules, same amount!!
    I've already got a $100 bet on this board with some fool named greenbacker (I still swear he's 15 year old EricBarton50 using an alias)

    I'm very confident that the Pats will sweep again....but I'm not foolish enough to keep giving everyone the obvious "2-1" odds involved in that bet.

    You're still welcomed to get in on the other one I listed with Jumba and Jetgirl if you want......

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    Quote Originally Posted by Buzzsaw
    Anyone want to bet on CMartin versus either Lamont or Dillon? Maybe rushing yards or something similar? $25 range if you're interested.
    Buzz I have Bergen on Lamont I'll take Dillon on total Yds and
    ypc 25 on each??

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlyingElvis
    I've already got a $100 bet on this board with some fool named greenbacker (I still swear he's 15 year old EricBarton50 using an alias)

    I'm very confident that the Pats will sweep again....but I'm not foolish enough to keep giving everyone the obvious "2-1" odds involved in that bet.

    You're still welcomed to get in on the other one I listed with Jumba and Jetgirl if you want......
    Here's the problem I have with our bet: it's not fair to you to cover 2 people on the same wager. Yes, I know the amount isn't that great, but it's the principle. What say we bet something else and you keep the wager w/ jg? If either team sweeps the other, the fan of the losing team donates $50(or a different amount). No sweep = a wash.

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