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38 Years Shanky
10) Really want to make sure they are in big enough games where a missed field goal matters9) Jason Hanson is retiring, and the team wasn't comfortable with any of those young whipper snappers
8) Akers made 29 of 44 last year, so he clearly got all of his misses out of his system7) Will truly confuse all of the Thanksgiving only pro football viewers who have come to count on Hanson as the only constant in a terrifying world of change6) Team has an unnatural attraction to ex-Berlin Thunder players5) Are hoping that he can teach Ndamukong Suh some ju-jitsu, so that he next kicking incident does some real damage4) Akers were 3 for 3 in the Super Bowl, so clearly everything's fine now3) Figure that since they play half of their games indoor, and kickoffs start at the 40, it doesn't really matter if anybody can put the ball deep2) Noticed how many jerseys he sold in Philadelphia, and want the same bump1) Wanted to make sure that the fan base understands just...
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— Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) April 11, 2013
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