Found December 17, 2012 on Kissing Suzy Kolber:
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Another week, another debate about the inherent rightness of a team running up the score on an opponent. It’s a tedious argument that will never go away because the two common reactions to the idea of running up the score are “THAT’S DISRESPECT!” and “WELL, IF YOU DON’T WANT ‘EM TO RUN UP THE SCORE, YOU GOTTA STOP ‘EM!” Both of which are right and both of which are opinions that aren’t fluid, so it’s possible to bring up the subject time and again, only to get the same reaction. Which is perfect fodder for sports media always looking to start new pointless fights. Anyway, the coach getting flack for running up the score this week is Pete Carroll, who not only kept piling on the points on the Bills on Sunday, but did so using tactics like fake punts, even though his team was up by 30 points in the 4th quarter. When asked about the fake punt after the game, Carroll expressed some regret, but only that his hand was forced by the idiocy of the Bills. “I feel bad about this,” Seattle coac
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