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Charity Flag Football - Firefighers vs NE Patriots

Discussion in 'Sports Photography' started by jklofft, Jun 20, 2007.

  1. The local firefighters held a charity flag football game against members of the NE Patriots past & present last night. A long moment of silence was observed at the start in memory of the tragedy that occured in SC earlier in the day.
    NIKON D200    ---    200mm    f/5.6    1/640s    ISO 200

    The locals were no match for the pros (surprise?)
    NIKON D200    ---    200mm    f/2.8    1/2000s    ISO 200

    As the Pats scored on 3 of their first 4 plays
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    While their defense smothered the locals holding them to 1 point (an int/runback on an extra point attempt)
    NIKON D200    ---    200mm    f/3.5    1/1600s    ISO 400

    NIKON D200    ---    200mm    f/2.8    1/1600s    ISO 400

    The locals substituted, adding youth and athleticism
    NIKON D200    ---    200mm    f/3.5    1/2500s    ISO 400

    But even they were no match to the fleet footed pros
    NIKON D200    ---    200mm    f/2.8    1/350s    ISO 400

    Later in the second half, the locals evened the playing field by inserting their secret weapon. Who keep the pros off balance
    NIKON D200    ---    116mm    f/2.8    1/1000s    ISO 200

    And managed to break through and score
    NIKON D200    ---    80mm    f/2.8    1/800s    ISO 400

    After that, the game got close, but the Pats were victorious in the end. A good time was had by all.
    NIKON D200    ---    105mm    f/2.8    1/500s    ISO 400
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  2. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    I have never see so much phunnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn

    Yes Bless those wonderful firefighters
  3. Excellent series of shots and a great time way to go
  4. Nice shots, friends of ours invited us to go, but my daughter had basketball practice for the upcoming Bay State Games.
  5. Thanks you are correct it is SC. I edited the original post.
  6. rbsmith


    Apr 13, 2005
    Saltillo, Ms
    Nice shots. Looks like a fun time.
  7. Absolutely beautiful shots!!!!!!!! :smile:
  8. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    This is a real nice series, it looked like a good time was had by all including you.
  9. Thanks to all for viewing and commenting. As a long time Pats fan, it was great fun to see players like Steve Grogan and Russ Francis.
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