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Lucius
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2005 - 12:08 pm:   

How time flies when you're having football...
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Josh Rountree
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2005 - 12:14 pm:   

Now, who is it that Texas is playing this week...?
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Lucius
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2005 - 12:30 pm:   

The Ohio State University....though playing implies a degree of fun, which I don't think is in the cards for the longhorns.

Also the SC Spurriers vs FSU North (Georgia) and that thrilling WIsconsin-Temple match-up, Florida-LaTech....inot a real big weekend.....
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Forrest
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2005 - 02:44 pm:   

Future headline:

"Buckeyes give black eyes to Longhorns".

OSU 42 TX 28
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Lucius
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2005 - 02:57 pm:   

I agree, but like a wider score and a slightly wider margin....OSU 31 TX 14.
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Forrest
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2005 - 04:31 pm:   

To be fair, after the OSU game, I don't see TX losing, except to Iowa State in the Big 12 championship game (remember: you heard it here first).
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Lucius
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2005 - 04:36 pm:   

I don't see OSU losing either, though Mich could surprise.
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Josh Rountree
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 06:02 am:   

I'll put on my homer hat and offer up the following headline from Sunday's Austin American-Statesman:

Youth Movement!
Longhorn Freshman Backs Combine for 300 Yards

(Hey, it could happen...)

Texas 30 Ohio State 28
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Lucius
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 06:08 am:   

Will there be a DVD? :-)
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Forrest
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 08:03 am:   

I think OSU will have a tough time at Minnesota, but should still have the firepower to pull it off. That should be a very, very high-scoring game. Should be fun to watch!
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Minz
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 11:49 am:   

I dunno. They're saying some very flattering things about that OSU defense. Of course, "they" (i.e. tv commentators) never seem to be wrong about these kind of things. I guess we'll see this weekend. TX has got a pretty good offense.

The only two really good games this weekend involve the Big Ten: OSU-TX & MI-ND. Time to see if this ol' dog of a conference still has some bite behind its bark.
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Lucius
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 12:27 pm:   

Yeah, The Big 10 bites, all right.
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JV
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 01:15 pm:   

Spurrier is going to give Georgia some trouble.

JeffV
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Lucius
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 01:23 pm:   

From your mouth to God's ear....
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Josh Rountree
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 02:00 pm:   

I'm leaving town for the weekend, folks. So I'll be back on the board Monday either celebrating victory or wallowing in misery.
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Lucius
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 02:07 pm:   

We'll water down the back forty for ya...:-)
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Forrest
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 03:09 pm:   

I'll be doing the same, Josh, only backwards. Gotta pull for my conference, man!

Spurrier is going to give Georgia some trouble, but are his players going to give Georgia some trouble? I'll take a wait and see approach on this one. You might be right, but Georgia looks pretty tough so far.
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Lucius
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 06:44 pm:   

Since Deborah's in Cal at a workshop, I'll report on Pitt. The Panthers returned the open kickoff for a td, but then, after stopping Ohio, on their next possession went three and out and lost two offensive linemen with what looks to be serious knee injuries. The Pitt offensive line performed horribly. Though he was only sacked once, Palko took at least six major hits in the first quarter, which may have led to him throwing an INt for a TD at the end of the quarter.

Toward the end of the quarter, Pitt started running effectively, but Palko, scrambling, threw a horrible INT in the end zone. He seems to be losing confidence. The bulk of the second quarter was pretty boring. Ohio got a little something going late and kicked a short FG to take the lead. The Ohio D is doing a better job than Notre Dame. The D tackles are dominating. Palko completed 1 pass in the first half.
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Lucius
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 08:19 pm:   

in the fourth quarter, Pitt still has fewer passing yards than penalty yards. Five minutes to go and they can't move the ball.

Pitt driving the length of the field--unaccountably Solich is no longer pressuring Palko but instead is playing six defensive backs. FG. Overtime. Boy, I was really hoping for no overtime. This has been a boring game.
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Lucius
Posted on Friday, September 09, 2005 - 08:29 pm:   

Ohio intercepts Palko for another TD in over time.

Bummer.
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Forrest
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 11:36 am:   

Wisconsin in BIG trouble . . . we've run out of scholarships before we ran out of waterboys and cheerleaders to play in the game. Demand is huge. I think there's going to be a riot. *yawn*.
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Lucius
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 11:38 am:   

Michigan in big trouble....
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Forrest
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 11:40 am:   

Ugh. Deborah (vicariously) - I am really sorry. AND the touchdown Jesus freaks are still winning.
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Forrest
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 11:48 am:   

Michigan is in big trouble. But Palko - 3 ints? Ouch!

Feeling even more confident about the MI/WI game. Gotta . . . *cough* . . . give credit . . . *gag, dry heave* . . . to ND . . . *PUKE!*
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Lucius
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 12:19 pm:   

Give credit to Notre Dame? Come on, man! You might as well give Satan credit for having a smelly ass. I don't just don't hate Notre Dame, the mere mention of them in any sense other than the pejorative is repellent. This all comes, of course, from my days as a T-shirt company owner and having to deal with their smarmy vendors and retard fans who'd buy any geegaw no matter how cheaply made or redolent of hind-brain activity it was, so long as it was green and gold or in the likeness of a dead-eyed leprauchan. What a bunch of gibbering freaks. Worse are the subway fans, the pitifull sods who view Notre Dame winning as a validatiion of their vile acolyte-humping sect, whose pot-bellied, black-clad practioners seems to bloat with every victory. No Notre Dame boosterism will be tolerated on this topic, and I can only hope some brave soul with a secret plan and mean things on his mind is headed for South Bend as we speak....
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Lucius
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 02:35 pm:   

Iowa looks pretty good, Forrest :-)
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Forrest
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 03:55 pm:   

Remember my prediction about Iowa State winning the Big XII? I stand by my prediction.

Yeah, Iowa looks pretty pathetic. And with Tate out, I see a good future meeting between the BADgers and the Hawkeyes. Good for Wisconsin, that is.
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Forrest
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 03:58 pm:   

And as far as the golden dome heads, they do have to face my Cougars in October. :-)
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Lucius
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 04:20 pm:   

Yeah, but your other prediction looks bad.....:-)
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Lucius
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 04:21 pm:   

JeffV's prediction is looking good, however....

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JV
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 06:58 pm:   

Well, I mean, Spurrier didn't win, but they've got a good quarterback and they played a strong team close. I think it bodes very well for the future--if not this year, then the year after.

You know, I just don't like Texas (no offense, John). It's not the team--it's the coach. A couple of plays they put their quarterback in a drop-back situation instead of getting him out of the pocket so he could use his mobility--or the threat of it.

Man, I love Southern Miss. Those bastards are tough, whether they beat Alabama or not.

JeffV
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Lucius
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 07:22 pm:   

yeah, that playcalling on the gpal line for texas was great.

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Lucius
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 08:29 pm:   

Wow, OSU really blew it. All in all a terrible weekend for the big ten.
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Forrest
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 09:24 pm:   

Spurrier did really well. Surprisingly well.

Yeah, OSU's defense was awesome, but they didn't get it done offensively.

OK, all you Longhorns, I'm waiting with an open mouth - feed me crow. The game was closer than I thought it would be all the way through and Young played strong even after being repeatedly hammered by Hawk.

Terrible weekend? Oh, come on, Lucius, we beat TEMPLE!!!! :-)
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Lucius
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2005 - 09:49 pm:   

Actually OSU fell victin to the old two QB thing. If Tressel had gone with either Zwick or Trroy, they woud developed more of a rhythm and probably would have put the team out of reach.
But props to Texas for hanging in there.

The big Temple win aside, it was a hideous weekend for the big 10-- the three marquee teans were beaten, t wo of them in considerable upsets.
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Minz
Posted on Sunday, September 11, 2005 - 02:43 pm:   

Big ten sure did take their licks, and you're dead on about the QB shuffle. The first switch made sense, but after Troy didn't get a TD with two tries on a very short field, he shoulda gone back to zwick and left it there. Mack Brown finally met his match for bad coaching.

Congrats to the 'horns fans. Good game, entertaining to the end.

Next week at North Carolina. We'll find out if the UW offense is the real deal.
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Lucius
Posted on Sunday, September 11, 2005 - 03:07 pm:   

Bad day for the Pack, too...thusfar. :-)

Mac Brown already did his 2 QB thing
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Forrest
Posted on Sunday, September 11, 2005 - 06:56 pm:   

Yeah, UNC should be an interesting test for the BADgers. Looks like they gave Clemson fits this week. But I am feeling better about our offense, that they can succesfully pass the ball (against craptacular defenses, at least). :-)
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Forrest
Posted on Sunday, September 11, 2005 - 07:13 pm:   

Sorry, replace "Clemson" with GAtech above.

Oh, and John Stocco now has the second highest QB rating in the Big Ten, behind MSU's Stanton. Calhoun is the third leading rusher, despite being pulled very early in the Temple blowout. And Wisconsin is first in scoring offense in the Big Ten.

It's all untested, really, so far, but maybe this year won't turn out quite so bad for the BADgers as I had expected. Maybe . . .

Incidentally, Leak/Jackson is a lethal Gator combination. Maybe FL/WI in a bowl game?
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Lucius
Posted on Sunday, September 11, 2005 - 08:08 pm:   

Well, they're both going to have some big wins first. Wait a few weeks, then we'll talk. :-)
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Dave G.
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 06:33 am:   

It's going to be real interesting to see BC get a severe test next week. After a couple of good wins, we finally get to see how good they really are, whether they are contenders or pretenders. I'll be happy if they keep it close with FSU.



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Forrest
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 06:39 am:   

Dave, that should be a really interesting game. I think BC will win that one if they can get their offense warm early. Of course, that depends on Blackmon's health.
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Josh Rountree
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 06:43 am:   

Pretty good weekend around these parts...

Looks like everyone was right. Ohio State came out and punched Texas in the mouth. The thing is, we punched back. For all the talk about the Horns trembling in the face of that vaunted Big 10 defense, it was the Texas D that held the day. The Texas return coverage was HORRID, and yet the D managed to hold the Bucks to all those field goals.

Michigan...Ohio State...any more Big 10 takers?

AJ Hawk is a monster. He and his LB buddies really took away Vince's running game. Fortunately, all the offseason crowing about Vince finally learning to pass seems to be more than just talk. The WR squad looked much better than last week, and Charles, the freshman RB, played well under pressure.

Big time win for Texas!


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Dave G.
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 07:54 am:   

Forrest, I did not realize you were a BYU fan when I was talking smack about the Cougars last week. Sorry about that. I am still not convinced that the Eagles can match up, speed-wise with FSU at the skill positions, but it's nice to see BC doing the basics well for a change. Wouldn't it be "the world turned upside down" if the Eagles could win it, though?
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Forrest
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 08:24 am:   

Feel free to talk smack all you like, Dave. I was raised in the military - I can handle it. :-) But I still think that BYU shot itself in the foot multiple times against BC and could have played a much closer game if they had their heads on straight - which they didn't.

And, Josh, I'm eating my crow and liking it. But watch out for Iowa State . . .

And I still hate Notre Dame, even if they can beat a couple of teams. They've been so over-rated for so long it makes me ill. Too much self-vaunting hype. The fact that they get unwarranted special bowl-season priveleges makes me think of them as a bunch of spoiled brats needing a good beating out back, behind the woodshed.
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Minz
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 08:28 am:   

With every field goal by OSU, I kept thinkin' Texas is doing just what it needed to, keepin it close until the end, and then snatchin the win. Great game from a couple of very good teams.

Oh, and I wore my TX t-shirt as a pj top on Sat night in honor of the win. Maybe that's why the Packers lost...
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 09:05 am:   

No, tne Packer's lost because the bloom is off the Farve.

FSU sucks. Their QBs are awful. NC State will crush them.

The season is fucking over. All the mystery's gone. Texas willl probably win out and be sacrificed on the alter of USC. This is a year we really need a play-off because everything seem a fait accomplis. The SEC will be some fun, but basically it's a done deal. I think if OSU were to play--and I guess it could happen--OSU would win, because that two-qb thing would be worked out. But it's probably not going to happen and, as I said on Sat, props to the Horns.

Notre Dame....They got to be stopped.
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Minz
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 09:45 am:   

Don't worry about the Golden Showers of ND--even Ty Willingham had them at 8-0 once. It won't last.

And that game gave me hope about the Badgers date with MI on Sep 24th. Not that I'd bet the Badgers even up, but I've got hope...
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Josh Rountree
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 09:51 am:   

Ditto all the negative vibes directed toward Notre Dame. Their whole BCS berth situation is yet another reason the system should be scrapped.

Even though Texas seized the inside track for the NC game, I still want a playoff system. It's the only fair way to pick a champion.

Forrest - save me some of that crow. We haven't played OU yet...
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Josh Rountree
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 09:53 am:   

Minz - If I knew you had a Texas pj top, I'd have sent you some Bevo horns to go along with it.

That and a copy of the aforementioned DVD. ;)

I wonder if the Ohio State game is playing in the airport yet.
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 09:57 am:   

Minz, I don't think you're gonna see Michigan make three crucial goal line mistakes again this year.
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Deborah
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 10:04 am:   

From today's Pittsburgh Post Gazette...

"Football Season Cancelled; Palko to Pursue Olympic Curling Team Spot"


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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 10:10 am:   

Sorry about that, Deborah, It was awful to watch. Lucky you didn't see it
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Deborah
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 10:18 am:   

I recorded it. I'm going to use it as a disciplinary tool.

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Dave G.
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 10:25 am:   

How does Cal look? Can they give USC a game?
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 10:29 am:   

They played Washington, they lost their no. 1 QB.

Deborah....:-)
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 02:23 pm:   

Lost in all this, Urban Meyer spent the weekend working on his running game. Granted it was against La Tech, but it seemed to work. Hope it works against the loathesome Purinas this weekend.
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Forrest
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 03:23 pm:   

Ah, yes, may the Gators consume the Volunteers and defecate their digested bones into the pile of stale dog-food known as the Tennessee endzone. The thought is . . . warm and comforting. :-)
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 04:29 pm:   

The game's in the Swamp, Forrest.:-)
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Dave G.
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 04:48 pm:   

Another factoid lost in all the hoo-ha...Vandy is 2-0. Not only that, but they actually got a vote in the AP poll. When was the last time THAT happened?
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Deborah
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 05:08 pm:   

The Gators could take a bus from the Swamp to Purinaland after the game to rid themselves of the...well, I'm too ladylike to go into the details, but you know, what Forrest said.
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 05:25 pm:   

You're not too ladlylike to think of them :-) But yup...Thanks.

Yeah, weird about Vandy,

Alabama travels to the Swamp North...What will happen?
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Deborah
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 05:34 pm:   

Swamp North...ah ha ha ha ha ha...they wish.

What will happen when the Tide rolls into town? Well, on the sidelines, Mike Shula will look earnest and somewhat perplexed.

On the field? I don't even want to speculate. I saw a few highlights of the Chickens between the hedges and I was actually frightened.

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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 05:38 pm:   

Another year or two, SC is gonna be a threat, Does Shula wear a look like Wannstadt?
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Deborah
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 05:49 pm:   

Shula had it first, so I think it's more accurate to say that Wannstedt is looking the way Shula looked his first year in Bama...a look that says, "Huh. We were better than this in practice, but then, in practice we were playing ourselves...uh oh."
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 06:25 pm:   

Well, it's not a good look for either of 'em. Be a good time for Pitt to come together --- they play the Huskers, no?
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Deborah
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 06:27 pm:   

Yeah. Last year the Huskers picked Palko off five times. I can't wait to see what happens this year.
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 06:34 pm:   

Welll, unless t he Oline holds up better, Palko may not throw five passes before he's carried off. I hat e to recommend you look at the tape, but if you do, pay attention to waht the OU tackles do to the middle of the Pitt offensive line.
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Forrest
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 08:23 pm:   

Pitt will be fine against the Huskers . . . so long as they stay off the field. Seriously, we'll have to charge the Panthers with a dark energy so they can fight against the Crown of Nowledge. Death to the cornholers!
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Lucius
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2005 - 08:37 pm:   

Nebraska is the crown of nowledge?
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John Picacio
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 05:18 am:   

Just got back from New York last night so was unable to check email this weekend or post at the board here.

Well, so much for all Big 10 apologists out there who said that Texas was gonna get their asses handed to them on Saturday night . :-)

Minz -- great to see you out at the SPECTRUM show Friday night. That sure was a fun night. And much love for wearing the Texas shirt as a pj top Saturday night. Very cool. :-)

Is Mack Brown a great coach now? Hell no. Still just as pitiful as before. But this year's team has a certain undefinable moxy that hasn't been there in the Mack Brown era. I've been waiting a long time to see it.

Huge win for the Horns!

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Lucius
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 06:19 am:   

It's hard to believe UT's never won an NC. I guess this is their big chance, cause next year Young will be playing on Sunday. Props to Texas, but I'm convinced if Tressel had named Troy Smith the QB last week, OSU would have breezed. For once, Brown outcoached somebody. And FYI, it doesn't take an apologist to pick OSU. I got no dog in this fight, I hate OSU and I'm more or less indifferent to Texas, but I think OSU wins that gane 8 out of 10 times.

What minz didn't tell you about his PJs, was he wore Oklahoma bottoms..... :-)

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Josh Rountree
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 06:33 am:   

Lucius - Actually, Texas has won 3 NCs: 1963, 1969, & 1970. Coach Royal was in charge for all of these seasons.

The most famous game, of course, was Texas over Arkansas with President Nixon in attendance to crown the champion. After that, Texas went on to beat Notre Dame (I know you can appreciate that...)in the Cotton Bowl.

Dig:

http://www.mackbrown-texasfootball.com/index.php?s=&url_channel_id=36&url_subcha nnel_id=&url_article_id=21&change_well_id=2
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Dave G.
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 07:45 am:   

Yeah, I was going to say...I remember Tejas being pretty damned good back in the James Street/Jim Bertelson/Steve Wooster era. The first football games I remember were those Texas-ND Cotton Bowls in '70/'71(?). I remember Texas clobbered the Irish and the Irish got 'em back the next year using that dreaded offensive weapon, the quick-kick to pin the Horns deep in their own territory. First, and I believe, last time I ever saw it used in a game. That Ara was a wily character.
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Deborah
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 08:00 am:   

And the following year was the Bama-ND Sugar Bowl which is what lead me down the path of righteous hatred of the Domers.
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Forrest
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 08:04 am:   

Lucius, that's what the "N" stands for on the Cornhusker's helmets - "Nowledge".

Still trying to figure out what ND could stand for. The possibilities are endless.

My favorite BYU acronym: "Breed'em Young University". So true, so true.
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Dave G.
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 08:28 am:   

Deborah, I feel your pain, but you gotta admit...Those two games (ND-Bama Sugar Bowl and subsequent Orange Bowl) were two of the best games of all time. As I recall, a total of three points separated Ara and the Bear.
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Minz
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 08:58 am:   

YAWN. Are we still wasting our time talking about the Golden Showers? Let's heap more praise on Texas. Let's denigrate the notso Big Ten. Let's talk about how UW's offense will fair once it faces real defenses. Anything but the Golden Showers.
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Lucius
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 09:55 am:   

Josh: Are there DVDs....?.

Actually, I was just joshing....:-) Trying to annoy Picacio.

Deborah, Oh....I musta forgot.

In my chauvinist days, I used to call 'em Notre Woman, before I figured out that was an insult to women. The Acoylyte Humper, the Golden Molesters.....speaking of which, Ara Parseghian used to don a cassock and go into the chapel and have his way with the choirboys. Every coach of Notre Dame, with the exception of the great Gerry Faust, has been a pederast of one kind or another, so, Dave, more than three points separates Ara and the Bear.

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Dave G.
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 10:06 am:   

Oh, you bitter people...
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Lucius
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 10:17 am:   

Just tellin it like it is....

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Minz
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 10:26 am:   

I just heard that Tressel is talking about playing THREE quarterbacks this weekend. I. kid. you. not.

Wow, certainly puts y'all's crying about your coaches in perspective.
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Lucius
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 10:35 am:   

I thought he'd settled on Troy Smith...
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Josh Rountree
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 12:55 pm:   

What's the rationale behind 3 QBs? That just seems stupid.
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Dave G.
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 01:02 pm:   

JT has got to get SOME value out of all that booster cash they're spending! If we're payin', you're playin'!
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Lucius
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 01:09 pm:   

Seems stupid? T wo QBs is stupid, three is blazingly stupid.
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 01:25 pm:   

Three quarterbacks is brilliant. One of them can get the ladder. Another one can climb the ladder. A third can change the lightbulb.

I still find it insane that FSU hasn't had a good quarterback in so long. And by good, I mean psychologically intact as well.

Maybe Texas will overcome their Mackness this year.

I think Spurrier's going to upset a few people this year, definitely.

As for Florida--I don't know what to expect against Tennessee.

JeffV
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Minz
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 01:34 pm:   

It was from a Q&A session with a UW beat writer I was reading during lunch. the reporter is pretty reliable, and he didn't seem to be making a joke. Rather, he mocked Tressel for how well using two had worked out. Something was probably lost in translation--either he meant it as a joke. Or he read a transcript from Tressel, and Tressel was making fun of himself. Or something. ESPN is reporting Tressel's going with Troy Smith.
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Alex
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 01:41 pm:   

Only now am I emerging from my despairing fugue.

But at least the Lions won!
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Lucius
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 02:19 pm:   

Loyd Carr.

He never has his teams prepared.
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Lucius
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 02:55 pm:   

Gators are gonne stop UT 30-21.
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Dave G.
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2005 - 02:55 pm:   

Q: What is the only type of car you can never take on the road?

A: Lloyd Carr
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Alex
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 08:45 am:   

And everyone in Ann Arbor knows this, yet he still has a job. Aaaaaaaaggggggghhhhhhh.
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Lucius
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 08:58 am:   

It's rumored that when he steps down, Bobby Petrino is going to take over...just a few more years.
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Forrest
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 10:39 am:   

No, I like Carr where he is!

Oh, and FL 27, TN 24. I'm calling this one really close, but Leak will get off a couple of long hits that make the difference. Ah, the foolishness of specific prognostications!
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Lucius
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 10:48 am:   

Well, I'm afraid Time's WInged Messenger is drawing near for Lloyd, and Bobby's gonna be there.

How 'bout those Commode-odors?
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JV
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 11:03 am:   

I think somebody should buy these and the winner of the bowl pool in January should win them.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=40129&item=7710412382

Gators will stop Tennessee, definitely. They look like a disciplined, calm-cool-collected, well-coached team now.

And I'm rooting for Vandy all season. They've had a lot of close, heart-breaking losses where they give it their all and come up short. Like to see them be successful.

JeffV
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Lucius
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 11:08 am:   

You're a tease, Jeff. They're sold. But great. :-)

I kinda pulling for Vandy too. I know the bubble will burst, but....
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Minz
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 12:27 pm:   

To borrow a line from Seth Green: "I mock you with my monkey pants."
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Lucius
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 12:38 pm:   

They'd look good on Brett! :-)
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Forrest
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 02:40 pm:   

Those shorts are kind of . . . kinky . . . if you're into monkeys.

I think Bobby Bowden would look good in them - if they'd fit.
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Lucius
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 02:56 pm:   

All the Bowdens would look good in them.

And Charlie Weiss....

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Forrest
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 07:13 pm:   

Man, that last comment created a mental image I didn't need. I don't know if I'll sleep tonight.
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Lucius
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 - 07:41 pm:   

:-)

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