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MM fined 10k by pac12

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by buff4bcs1985, Oct 7, 2014.

  1. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    Had to be done but worth every penny... However this could be used as an opportunity to support the AD. Anyone interested in contributing to crowd funded donation to the AD to cover to the cost of the fine?
     
  2. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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  3. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    When do we get the tweet that that officiating crew has been asked to never again darken the door of a Pac 12 stadium?
     
  4. jsmilkst

    jsmilkst Club Member Club Member

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    I'm gonna go with... he makes a lot more money than me, he'll be alright. Howzabout I make an extra contrib to the facilities in honor of him bitching out the refs?
     
  5. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    i get that you hate him, but you hav to respect the way he stood up for the team don't you?
     
  6. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    thats kinda what i meant
     
  7. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    I don't have an opinion either way. But he will have made $4mil+ from CU after this season. I'm sure he'll be fine
     
  8. SINKRATZ

    SINKRATZ Club Member Club Member

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    Yeah he's making about $1M per win, so I think he can cover it. I kid.
     
  9. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    His salary isn't the point
     
  10. Bufffan68

    Bufffan68 Club Member Club Member

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    When will the refs be fined for cruelty to football?
     
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  11. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    thank you
     
  12. CUFan

    CUFan Welcome back Club Member

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    Piss on it and mail it in. :)
     
  13. NW Buff

    NW Buff Club Member Club Member

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    I wouldn't help him pay it because I don't really want to see him do that again. I'm glad he showed his passion and has the team's back but I would like to see him dial it back just a bit.
     
  14. badbone63

    badbone63 Active Member

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    I am with you on this. I love the passion and I can see myself doing the same thing but It would be the wrong thing to do and it needs to hurt a little to learn that lesson.
     
  15. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    Think of what Roy did for the Avs in his first game. He almost killed a guy defending his team. Got fined for it, did it only that one time. Team responding and emulated their coaches passion and desire to win. Worked out pretty well. Hope something similar happens here.
     
  16. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    I think he was just as much sending a message as he was defending the team.
     
  17. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Pretty sure they set these fines up as charitable donations. No big deal. (Easy to say that when it's someone else's $10k. :smile2: )
     
  18. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    [tweet]519529851934367745[/tweet]
     
  19. wsp4820

    wsp4820 Sally Club Member Junta Member

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    :huh:
     
  20. MrFrumpylane

    MrFrumpylane Well-Known Member

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    Looks like it's not a flat rate fine to verbally abuse refs in the Pac12- that 10000 seems a little low. Makes me wonder if Larry Scott and company felt that there was some justification for Mike's provocation and sympathized a little.
     
  21. LaserDeathHawk

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    I for one want to see one of our coaches jump a ref and beat him with a rock. It would of course be going to far and we'd have to fire the guy so I would prefer it was not Mac but sometimes in order to reset a situation like this you have to do something really over the top. Beat one ref with a rock and the rest will be a little more ****ing respectful when the Buffs take the field.
     
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    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    I ****ing cracked up at this one. Well deserved rep. Let's beat the refs with rocks!
     
  23. FlaBuff

    FlaBuff I drive a Dodge Stratus! Club Member

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    I'd pay it in pennies for the penny-ante treatment by the officials. somebody call the Denver Mint and rent a truck.
     
  24. BehindEnemyLines

    BehindEnemyLines beware the habu Club Member

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    I'm pretty sure these fines are also tax deductible. IRS and Charles Barkley are well acquainted with each other. Or should I say, were.
     
  25. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    Is that why they just hired Lynn Katoa as a grad assistant?
     
  26. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Send those pennies C.O.D.
     
  27. goalline

    goalline Jedi Master Club Member

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    Keep it CU - marshmallow filled nails. We could let a section of the students in on it and then dismiss them from the game.
     
  28. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Should fine the refs 300k and fire them.
     
  29. GoBeers

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    http://www.forbes.com/sites/kellyph...rice-is-the-hit-to-his-wallet-tax-deductible/

    So according to this, the IRS considers on-field fines as 'business expenses' if they are 'common and accepted' in that particular line of work and if they are necessary or 'helpful and appropriate for your trade or business'.
     
  30. Bigbuffs

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    Doesn't Lynn Katoa have experience with that? We could hire him for one game and then fire him immediately.
     

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