Found November 30, 2012 on Eagles Addict:
PLAYERS: Andy Reid
TEAMS: Philadelphia Eagles
Unfortunately, the 2012 Philadelphia Eagles season has reached the point of a real dilemma: Do we root for a win every week because that’s what we should do, as fans — or — is a better position in the 2013 NFL draft more important (which means they need to lose)? I guess the better question is what you would prefer: Getting a few more wins or just continue watching this team go down in flames because it should be against our nature to “root” for the Eagles to lose? I’m sure there are those out there who just want to experience the joy of victory at least one more time this season, but to me, that would last all of five minutes before a different kind of frustration sunk in. That would be the frustration of the Eagles getting a meaningless win that only served to worsen their draft position.  Therefore, I’d be pissed that the Eagles can’t even lose correctly! In my way of viewing things, if the Eagles don’t make the playoffs in a given year, I’d rather see them finish with as worse o...

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