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NYTimes Take on the Buffs

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Daaah, Jul 18, 2008.

  1. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    Quick facts: Colorado begins the 2008 season hoping to take another step forward under the former Boise State coach Dan Hawkins, whose second year at the helm had the Buffaloes orchestrate a four-win improvement over their disappointing 2-10 2006 season. In doing so, the team made great strides on offense, gaining more than 1,000 yards more than in 2006. This made the 2007 Buffaloes only the third team in school history to make such a drastic improvement, joining the 1957 and 1999 squads. So are the Buffaloes ready to make another step forward – say, to the Big 12 championship?.....

    http://thequad.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/07/16/the-quad-countdown-no-44-colorado/
     
  2. buffwings

    buffwings Club Member Club Member

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    Good stuff, thanks for the link.
     
  3. Hugegroove

    Hugegroove Club Member Club Member

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    From what I read, the assesment of the Buffs appeared to be fair and unbiased. Nice link!
     
  4. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    Yeah. I thought it was surprisingly well done.
     
  5. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    Some one should let them know about Allbuffs as opposed to net-turds.
     
  6. Jens1893

    Jens1893 Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    Looks like "Micah" (Richards? :)) beat me to the punch
     
  7. IDBUFF

    IDBUFF Active Member

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    No mention of allbuffs

    :cry::cry::cry:
     
  8. FlatironsBuff

    FlatironsBuff Club Member Club Member

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    From the article.....

    'Tidbit: Ralphie, the University of Colorado’s live mascot, is actually not a buffalo, but an American Bison. The university unveiled its newest mascot, Ralphie V, at the team’s spring game in April; it wasn’t an auspicious debut. In other Ralphie-related news, Ralphie IV believes he made a mistake in “retiring early,” and while he would like to return to live mascot work, believes Colorado has not made him feel welcome and would like to be released into the wild.'

    :lol:
     
  9. BuckinFuffs

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    the article was good.... but the 'thoughts from Ralphie' were great!
     
  10. BIGREDIOWAN

    BIGREDIOWAN Well-Known Member

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    I think it was a good article and gave you a real good insight into what to expect from CU this next season. I was disappointed as well that they didn't mention allbuffs.com. Matt you need to make a call.......:cool:
     

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