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Recruiting is fun again

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Buffnik, Feb 2, 2016.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    new facilities blowing people away and some coaches who not only recruit very well but also keep us fans engaged. Legit reasons for positivity heading into the 2016 season.

    And of course there are all these signing day battles going on.

    We'll get some great news. We'll have some disappointment.

    It's back to being interesting this year.

    I'd been feeling some burnout, and this has been a cure.

    Go Buffs,
     
  2. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

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    The intensity and excitement have definitely ramped up pretty unexpectedly this year. Its been a great change of pace.
     
  3. NWD Buff

    NWD Buff Club Sandwich Club Member

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    Really looking forward to this time next year, with a bowl game under our belt and a full year of Chiv doling out the coffee.

    My avatar has never seemed so appropriate.
     
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  4. CUFan

    CUFan Welcome back Club Member

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    I won't be excited if we lose this RB to Nebraska. I'll never understand why a kid would make that choice.
     
  5. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Most fun since 2008. Good to almost be back.
     
  6. Sykobuff

    Sykobuff Club Member Club Member

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    Exactly
     
  7. skibum

    skibum Peed in your Cheerios. Club Member

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    You're right, recruiting is fun again.

    What I can't wait for is when watching games is fun again.
     
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  8. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    Remind me to kick you square in the nuts next time I see you
     
  9. Jaximus

    Jaximus Club Member Club Member

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    Man... 2008. What an off-season that was!!! I cancelled two meetings just to watch Scott's decision.

    We also landed our most productive under the radar recruit with Speedy that year. He was awesome.
     
  10. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    I want to believe I'm over accepting those invitations. Been a long decade, my friend.
     
  11. skinsfan55

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    I know it's a long way to go, but I'm really excited about the possibility of Webb getting drafted, especially getting drafted high. I mean, I've heard a lot of talk about how he could potentially be a first rounder (though that seems VERY optimistic) if he were to have that kind of Sr. season that would bring a ton of attention to the program right?
     
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  12. Swish

    Swish Half a bubble off Club Member

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    Even more so if we finish strong tomorrow.
     
  13. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Recruiting is a highly in exact science. As such, I typically don't spend a lot of time worrying about the decisions of a bunch of 18-year olds. it does appear that we are in line to finish with 2-3 very solid recruits that will make this class very respectable. That's a good thing. Get in some kids who can help win games.
     
  14. vinniew_11

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    I'm also excited to see what guys like Falo, Hasselbeck and Lynot can contribute as well. Some fun stuff for sure.
     
  15. The Ogre

    The Ogre Club Member Club Member

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    Yeah, this is fun.
     
  16. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo huff my smug Club Member

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    I'm starting to freak out.
     
  17. DBT

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    Meh.
     
  18. aik

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    At the beginning of January I thought it was going to be a very boring month leading up to NSD. CU's class ranking may still underwhelm but my blood pressure's gotten a good ride out of the last week.
     
  19. TSchekler

    TSchekler Darth's Hero Club Member

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    Big day for you tomorrow. Decision for season ticket renewal looms
     
  20. OUBuff

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    So, when do we expect to begin seeing the FAX start receiving?

    Think we may have some FAX bimbos like they have at bama?
     
  21. Bufffan68

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    I agree. New coaches who have great enthusiasm, winning recruiting battles with top flight P5 schools, new facilities. The addition of Webb has me actually hopeful this year will be different...before that I didn't see any substantive change that would justify hope in a good 2016 campaign. Go Buffs! 2016 PAC12 Champs :LOL:
     
  22. Gary Indiana

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    Hey Bish and Keanu, tomorrow's NSD...
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  23. PAHIBuff

    PAHIBuff Club Member Club Member

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    CSU has 9 three-stars committed. So I take recruiting as a crap shoot. Again, I hope to get the tall Poly DL who de-commited from USC.
     
  24. Duff Man

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    Signing day suspense is a welcome change.
     
  25. BehindEnemyLines

    BehindEnemyLines beware the habu Club Member

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    That sense of excitement you're feeling, Nik, can be attributed to one word ...




    violent gerbils


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  26. Buffenuf

    Buffenuf massive tool

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    The kid loves Stalinist concrete bunker/sale barn architecture?
     
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  27. Shldr2Shldr

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    Isn't it... nice?
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  28. unionbuff

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    Agreed. This is the first signing day in many years that I am planning my day so that I am not away from my phone/computer for long. Really excited to see how the class finishes and have hope that we point to members of this class as the ones that really helped propel us out of the hole.
     
  29. Liver

    Liver modded mod Club Member Junta Member

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    we are seeing some signs of life. it is awesome.

    land the guys we need to land this year. get to a bowl. get back into the top 25 on recruiting. move back into our rightful spot in the football universe.

    i believe.
     
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  30. SerenityBuff

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    Winfree, Saleapaga, Bisharat, Winfree, Saleapaga, Bisharat, Winfree, Saleapaga, Bisharat...if I keep saying it, it will happen.
     
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