Portland Fighting Fillies vs. Las Vegas Showgirlz June 5, 2010


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1.jpg Magic voice! Tell us how to get to the field, not the airport!
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2.jpg Nice of them to keep us in the cold locker room to maximize the pain of the heat on the field.
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14.jpg After non-stop rain in Portland, even this is nice.
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33.jpg Here was the magnificant background of the game.
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36.jpg Their QB had a great pump fake.
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37.jpg But she threw the ball approximately towards my head.
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39.jpg This was about as close to holding as I saw.
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40.jpg And this was as close to a block in the back that I saw.
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43.jpg There was no pressure on the kicker at all during their field goal.
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62.jpg Tucker's TD.
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63.jpg The conversion didn't go very well.
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66.jpg While Tucker was scrambling, their QB often looked like she was waiting for a bus.
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67.jpg She even had an extra body guard around sometimes.
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71.jpg Going for the fumble...
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72.jpg ...and missing.
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74.jpg And here's the interception...
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78.jpg ...for a touchdown.
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80.jpg Again, nothing that resembled pressure on the kicker at all.
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84.jpg The Showgirlz kept slipping around the line like this.
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94.jpg Oh yeah, we had the sun blinding us (and my camera) as it set.
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108.jpg Now I had the sun shooting directly into the lens. Not great pictures here!
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111.jpg Ouch. Blood.
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116.jpg I saw a lot of these reaching blocks. How these didn't turn into holds was beyond me but they were very effective.
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117.jpg Finally! A fumble!
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134.jpg Tucker looking for where she needs to go for a first down.
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148.jpg So long stupid sun!
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154.jpg Shalynn is an assistant PT so she knows how to tape people back together.
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168.jpg Much faster defense from the Fillies during the second half.
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171.jpg Here was when their assistant coach asked I not use a flash. I guess it was like having the damn sun in your eyes for an entire half.
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176.jpg Tucker's TD that was called back.
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177.jpg And Tucker herself was carried back by a very large man.
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197.jpg The running game was working but not well enough to score.
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209.jpg Great pass defense -- eyes on the ball the whole time.
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212.jpg Their pitch back that went horribly wrong and gave us twenty yards.
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