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CU misses out on 8th grader

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by buffaholic, Jul 25, 2012.

  1. buffaholic

    buffaholic Club Member Club Member

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    Junction Moderator Club Member

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    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    Any reason why you needed to include CU in the thread title? Seems unnecessary.

    Stupid to offer a 8th grader to be though. Too much can change.
     
  4. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Absurd. Washington could be 2 coaches removed from Sark by the time he sets foot on campus
     
  5. White_Rabbit

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    Fire Rip.
     
  6. HotRack

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    Trying to breed one for the 2018 class right now...:lol:

    Edit - forgot to add and a WR to throw to too!
     
  7. aik

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    Hope this kid pans out better than the last blue chip QB named Tate.
     
  8. J.R. Ewing

    J.R. Ewing Club Member Club Member

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    LSU gets in the 2017 fun...

    http://espn.go.com/college-football...er-dylan-moses-offered-lsu-tigers-scholarship

     
  9. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    Didn't USC get a 13 year old a few years back
     
  10. GoBuffs08

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    This is everything wrong with college sports. I don't know what is worse, schools offering scholarships to kids in middle school, or ESPN writing about it.
     
  11. skibum

    skibum Peed in your Cheerios. Club Member

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    Before this, the only time I ever heard of a kid getting recruited that young, it actually worked out pretty well. Some guy by the name of "Champ." I think he plays for the Broncos now.
     
  12. MtnBuff

    MtnBuff Not allowed in Barzil 2 Club Member

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    Are we sure this kid doesn't have a Dominican Republic birth certificate.

    And yes I agree that it is ridiculous to be recruiting kids this young.
     
  13. Ralphandler1

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    Agreed this is ridiculous. First of all why is UW even allowed to talk to middle schoolers? What if the kid injures himself? Is UW planning on honoring that commitment they made to him? Guessing no. It is a terrible move for the school, team and kid to have 14 year old committing to play in 4 years. I HATE the NCAA and their insane rules..... but this is one of those times i wish they would step in and say ok enough is enough. I mean come on they have rules talking to recruits parents while in the bathroom but no rule about recruiting a kid who hit puberty 6 months ago?
     
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    Saints.
     
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    tante Club Member Club Member

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    he definitely does not look like a Freshman in high school.
     
  17. J.R. Ewing

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    Unless he has a birth certificate from the Phillipines or Dominican Republic.
     
  18. FLounder

    FLounder The Buffs will rise again! Club Member

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    Derrick Henry running back at Bama was offered by FSU his 8th grade year.
     
  19. bombay

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    Bob Knight offered Damon Bailey when he was in 8th grade.
     
  20. BuffSurveyor

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    This kid probably can't get the grades required to get into CU anyway. Sark will move on in a few years so maybe the kid will change his mind, do the right thing and commit to Nebraska when the chips are down. LOL!
     
  21. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo huff my smug Club Member

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    He has bad grades?

    Semper Gumby
     
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    He has maintained over a 3.0 GPA so far in high school. If you read the article you would have known that.
     
  23. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo huff my smug Club Member

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    So surveyor is a presumptuous douche who wishes the kid ill?

    Semper Gumby
     

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