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Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by manhattanbuf, Oct 10, 2011.

  1. manhattanbuf

    manhattanbuf Well-Known Member

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    After getting boat-raced in our upcoming games, there is light at the end of the tunnel to finish the season with some Ws when we play Arizona, UCLA, and Utah. Those teams have been very disappointing this season (too). I hope that the players won't check out during those games because a lot of these guys have a shot to go out on a winning note against these other teams who are also not good.

    BTW, hammering UCLA to help put a nail in slick's coaching coffin can be another thing to look forward to this season. Everything's not lost.....
     
  2. Fight CU

    Fight CU Club Member Club Member

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    Hey UBL, this one is for you.
     
  3. azbuff

    azbuff Club Member Club Member

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    Yep. And this is why the WSU and Cal losses really hurt. Not that we have any business being in a bowl game, but win those two games, pull off the upset against USC and beat UCLA, UA and Utah to close it out and we're bowl eligible. I acknowledge I am delusional by even thinking this would be somewhat plausible if we had beaten WSU and Cal.
     
  4. TimmyDUBs

    TimmyDUBs Dirty haole Club Member

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    I think our young guys will have some good playing time by the end of the season, so ending the season on a good note is definitely a possibility! Sure would make recruiting and going I to the off season a he'll of a lot better.

    That said, we are definitely underdogs in every game we play the rest of the way...
     
  5. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo huff my smug Club Member

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    What's "boat-raced" referencing? I get the context, but never heard the term. Also, you're right.
     
  6. manhattanbuf

    manhattanbuf Well-Known Member

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    Read this here.

    Let's go Buffs! Need something good to happen for us.
     
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  7. manhattanbuf

    manhattanbuf Well-Known Member

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    Another thing... we are trying to emulate the school we just played last week. Before this year, here are their last five years of results...

    1-11
    4-8
    5-7
    8-5
    12-1

    We don't have an all world QB who'll assuredly be the first player selected next April. We could get there, especially since our staff has a lot of experience and we will be playing younger players more in the next 2-3 seasons. This could take until this staff's third season, as it did with the genius Harbaugh in Palo Alto. But, once we will out our scholarships and get this thing rolling, I see nice things for us.
     
  8. DBT

    DBT Club Member Club Member

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    CJ uses the term all the time. I'd never heard it before either.
     
  9. RK

    RK UBL Club Member

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    Thanks. Every other thread is for you.
     
  10. Fight CU

    Fight CU Club Member Club Member

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    we agree! :wow:
     
  11. CUBUFF80

    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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    We have a chance if the player keep their emotions in check.
     
  12. BuffUp

    BuffUp W.T.T.F. Club Member

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    and slow down on the penalties along with no more blocked field goals
     

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