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Sacramento State, Montana State - UMASS?

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  1. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    While not at home and on paper this is against a D1 opponent this game to me is as critical as especially Sac ST was for Embree in year 2. If we get out coached, get out-schemed, and over matched in the second half and lose this will tell us a ****-ton about where we are.










    **** the fact I can post that tells us where we are.
     
  2. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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  3. J.R. Ewing

    J.R. Ewing Club Member Club Member

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    Can we all agree that there is no excuse to lose this game whatsoever? Not youth, not the time zone, not a pumped up UMass team, not an injury, nothing.
     
  4. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    None. No excuses. Win. Just like HaLk and Embree. And HCMM last year. No excuses.
     
  5. CUwhit21

    CUwhit21 Club Member Club Member

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    Well, considering I'm going to this game and I've seen nothing but embarrassment on the road.. I'm just going to go ahead and apologize to everyone up front.
     
  6. J.R. Ewing

    J.R. Ewing Club Member Club Member

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    No need to apologize. I've never seen a road win and I'll be there.
     
  7. PhillyBuff

    PhillyBuff Club Member Club Member

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    My last CU road win that I attended: 2002 Nebraska.... wow it has been 12 years since I have attended a CU road win.
     
  8. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    Lose this game and MM is in deep, deep trouble.
     
  9. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo huff my smug Club Member

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    Philly steals stuff when we lose, so watch yo ****!
     
  10. darth-horax

    darth-horax Well-Known Member

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    CU needs to win the games they SHOULD win, and this one is no different.
    If they lose to UMASS, I think the coaching staff should be on the short timer's list.

    Why can't we get Darian Hagan to coach?
    I don't know if he's a good one, but he would be fun to watch.

    If they come out 1-1, going into the ASU game with momentum, things could get interesting.
    I'm hoping for a BIG win in Foxborough.
     
  11. BuffAlum2007

    BuffAlum2007 Well-Known Member

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    Count me in as a member of this prestigious "never seen CU win on the road" club...Im nervous for Saturday... (and I also offer apologies in advance)...
     
  12. Denver_sc

    Denver_sc Club Member Club Member

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    Mine was the 2004 Houston Bowl. 10 years ago. Why do we do this to ourselves again?
     
  13. J.R. Ewing

    J.R. Ewing Club Member Club Member

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    I guess I have been to a road win. Forgot about that game. That was easily the most boring CU game I've ever been to.
     
  14. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    There is a difference between wanting to win, and wanting to beat the other team. FB players want to beat the other team. CU needs FB players. Because last week showed this team will lay down if they get smacked in the mouth, no game is a gimme, even UMass.
     
  15. MtnBuff

    MtnBuff Not allowed in Barzil 2 Club Member

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    This would not be as bad a loss as the other two since it is a D1 team (terrible but D1) and is on the road.

    What it would mean though is that M2 doesn't have a handle on things and we are regressing again. Very bad news for M2 and the program.
     
  16. buffedup

    buffedup Cooler than a Popsicle Stand. Club Member

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    I still have faith in MM and staff, and expect a win. If this isn't a win, then all momentum for MM is lost, and I agree that he is in big trouble. A P5 team should NEVER lose to what is effectively a really bad FCS team.
     
  17. BlackNGold

    BlackNGold Club Member Club Member

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    I have UMASS down as a tough game. CU should be able to win but it is a long road trip and CU cannot overlook anyone. CU had their hands full in Folsom last year with Central Arkansas through 3 quarters and into the 4th. I think the UMASS coaching staff is looking at this game as a way to change their fortunes. I do not look at this game as a gimme. Some real head winds for CU on this one.
     
  18. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    WTF is wrong with you??
     
  19. darth-horax

    darth-horax Well-Known Member

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    What, because I'm hoping for a big win?
    who ISN'T hoping for a big win...I didn't say EXPECTING.

    Is Hagan still the Assistang RB coach?
     
  20. BuffLuKe

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    It'll be utter meltdown here if we don't win. That said, if these guys aren't ready to play this week, they never will be. No excuses, just get the W.
     
  21. TimmyDUBs

    TimmyDUBs Dirty haole Club Member

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    Meltdown or ghost town
     
  22. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    The fact that we are still having to worry about a match up like this is just sad. If we get Toledo'ed again.. ^&%#
     
  23. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    Do you even follow Colorado?
     
  24. darth-horax

    darth-horax Well-Known Member

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    Obviously not...I've only been a member here for 9 years.
     
  25. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    @ UCLA in 2002 was my last road win. 12 ****ing years ? Really ? :cry:
     
  26. Pale Ale

    Pale Ale Well-Known Member

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    I actually got to see the Buffs beat **** Bailer on the road in Whacko in 2008 (?).
     
  27. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    Wazzou '12 roadie W cub. Holla!
     
  28. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Wazzu '12 what up!
     
  29. White_Rabbit

    White_Rabbit Club Member Club Member

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    I sure hope not. Tini has some metric that ranks teams into the 100s for some reason and it says these guys are really bad. Must win. Must dominate.
     
  30. SuperiorBuff

    SuperiorBuff Well-Known Member

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    There is no excuse for this game to be within 2 touchdowns.
     

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