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Super Sunday

Now it’s Roethlisberger versus Rodgers
To escape sacks, they’ll have to be dodgers
 
   Two very strong defenses
   Big egos and pretenses

When the ball’s caught, they’ll try to dislodge her

There are only 60 minutes to play
But these games last four hours anyway

   Referee calls disputed
   Jeers from the crowd unmuted

But the instant replays will save the day






Entry for Royal Trevino's contest

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  1. Date: 5/18/2011 1:41:00 PM
    Cleverly done, especially ending of the second limerick. Congrats on your win!

  1. Date: 5/16/2011 12:05:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in Royal's contest Diane. Love,Carol

  1. Date: 5/11/2011 8:46:00 AM
    Many congratulations on your win, Diane : )

  1. Date: 5/10/2011 12:18:00 PM
    Congratulations on the win in the contest of royal, Diane

  1. Date: 5/10/2011 11:46:00 AM
    Congrats Diane on your super win in the Super Bowl contest ... a great one.. enjoy luv..

  1. Date: 3/11/2011 6:50:00 PM
    Diane Locksley,I love Me some football! I do not like Ben Worthlessburger. Thank you for sharing this cool poem and your really uplifting comments on my site. You are very nice to me and that helps! Life has been a little bad at times lately for me. I have struggled but nice people help me deal with things...sometimes. ~JS Lambert

  1. Date: 2/17/2011 3:30:00 PM
    It's too bad I didn't see this one before the Super Bowl. These are a nice pair of limericks that pervasively describe the most recent game as a team of two.

  1. Date: 2/17/2011 7:46:00 AM
    A female writing a poem about football? You should already be an instant winner of some contest. Let's see how many men like this one. Catchy phrases....except one thing....instant replays DO NOT save my day. The are played over and over and over til the rest of my day is ruined! ha ha. Thanks, Diane.

  1. Date: 2/13/2011 6:52:00 AM
    Excellent entry, Diane. Enjoyed. Good luck. Thanks for your gracious comments xxxRalph

  1. Date: 2/12/2011 10:59:00 AM
    Oh my, American Football and this Highlander is so out of his depth. I had a funny feeling my poem about these lovely little birds would get a chuckle. The title was the carrot. Good luck in the contest run by Royal. She's a wee GEM. Have a lovely weekend....:)x

  1. Date: 2/7/2011 2:15:00 PM
    Very intense and intricate picture of Supwer Bowl, Diane

  1. Date: 2/6/2011 2:22:00 PM
    Yes, Thank God for I Rs Diane.. it has settled a lot of arguments. Enjoyed this and am sending best wishes to you for Royal's Contest. Enjoy the game! Always, Annalise

  1. Date: 2/6/2011 1:58:00 PM
    Good luck in the contest..Don't know much about sports but I would think winners' circle..Sara

  1. Date: 2/6/2011 1:31:00 PM
    SMILE, I love all the ladies loving football, I guess thats why I married a football fan.. Game starts in 2 hrs...!!! Great write Diane and a sure winner..luv Michael

  1. Date: 2/6/2011 1:27:00 PM
    Don't you just love all the time outs for the replays? Funny poem, Diane. The defensive linemen can be very effective in their efforts to "dislodge her." Best wishes, Carolyn