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New turf at CU?

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by NashBuff, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. NashBuff

    NashBuff CSU Knob-Slobberer

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    Can't help but think with all of this facility talk that Folsom Field could get turf...anyone think it will happen sooner than later? I believe I read somewhere that Arizona will have turf next season too.
     
  2. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    It would save a lot of money in the long run.
     
  3. FLounder

    FLounder The Buffs will rise again! Club Member

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    24kt Gold Turf! :woot:
     
  4. NashBuff

    NashBuff CSU Knob-Slobberer

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    I recall seeing photos of CU's new practice turf and it looked very nice. Would be great on TV.
     
  5. SINKRATZ

    SINKRATZ Club Member Club Member

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    Would make sense too if we are planning to move to more of a spread offense.
     
  6. Jaximus

    Jaximus Club Member Club Member

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    No. Love grass. Please keep forever.
     
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  7. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    Hell no. Keep the grass.
     
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  8. Idot Buff

    Idot Buff Club Member Club Member

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    this from someone suggesting that Butch and wife are involved in an orgy with CU administration.
     
  9. NashBuff

    NashBuff CSU Knob-Slobberer

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    Isn't FieldTurf synethnic grass too?
     
  10. GoonieBuff

    GoonieBuff Not really Club Member

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    Maybe he doesn't want turf burn to be a problem.
     
  11. Idot Buff

    Idot Buff Club Member Club Member

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    Perhaps he likes to view rug munching.
     
  12. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    Hey man. Don't judge what you don't understand.
     
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  13. dadris01

    dadris01 New Member

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    Keep the grass
     
  14. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    I love the grass. Having been on the turf multiple times, Folsom is one of the best fields in the nation. That being said, turf looks awesome on TV
     
  15. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    Win some ****ing games.

    I don't care it it's turf, grass or rocks, ffs.
     
  16. BuffHerd

    BuffHerd Club Member Club Member

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    Sell the grass in dime bags; new turf paid for
     
  17. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Field turf would help the "Green" rating of Folsom. That's important to the CU community. It will also save money. That's important to the CU community. I think it will happen.
     
  18. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    only do field turf if it is all black.
     
  19. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    Either black with gold numbers or gold with black numbers.:thumbsup:
     
  20. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    Black with gold #'s then do the same to our uni's. Pac-12 doesnt have rules like the MWC lol
     
  21. Sexton Hardcastle

    Sexton Hardcastle Club Member Club Member

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    This.
     
  22. GregInArlington

    GregInArlington Well-Known Member

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    keep the grass forever. that field turf is so gross
     
  23. bigbang2

    bigbang2 Typical, brain knowledge or the ability to have a

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    Hell no, keep the grass.
     
  24. TimmyDUBs

    TimmyDUBs Dirty haole Club Member

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    compromise, half turf and half grass. adds an innovative new element to the game.

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    everyone pro-grass probably just got pissed that bb2 is on their side.
     
  25. CUAviator

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    I need a numbers guy to verify this, but CU's performance went to dogsh*t almost coincidentally with the switch from turf to grass.
     
  26. Hugegroove

    Hugegroove Club Member Club Member

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    Isn't there a tendency to have more injuries with turf Vs grass? If so, keep the grass.
     
  27. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Keep the grass.
     
  28. Buffellow85

    Buffellow85 Well-Known Member

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    Turf.

    Start using Folsom for more than football games and make the AD some extra $$$
     
  29. buffedup

    buffedup Cooler than a Popsicle Stand. Club Member

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    Field turf probably makes the most sense.
     
  30. CUAviator

    CUAviator Well-Known Member

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    Is a actually possible to HAVE more injuries than the Buffs have?
     

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