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Sagarin estimates the Heart of a Buffalo...

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by leftybuff, Oct 23, 2012.

  1. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    trapped at lunch with only USA Today to read, I looked at the Sagarin Football Power Ratings. CU checked in at 159. Last among any BCS schools, tucked comfortably between Akron (160) and Army (158). 50 spots ahead was....Villanova. I didn't even know Villanova had a FB team. Oh and next year's FCS opponent Arkansas St. was number 101.
     
  2. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    Central Arkansas
     
  3. chipwich

    chipwich Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    That's some great company. Holy **** we suck.
     
  4. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    so we are competitive with Army and Akron. Phil and Bruce wanted us to be competitive, they just didn't set our expectations properly.
     
  5. JWP303

    JWP303 Active Member

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    But there is no chance our coach gets fired. Afterall, he is trying hard.
     
  6. BuffUp

    BuffUp W.T.T.F. Club Member

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    Army would beat CU with lesser, smaller and slower talent
     
  7. BuffUp

    BuffUp W.T.T.F. Club Member

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    Man - we SUCK !!
     
  8. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    I stand corrected...and relieved Gus Malzahn will not be in a position to abuse Brownie.
     
  9. J.R. Ewing

    J.R. Ewing Club Member Club Member

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    For the record, I'm not looking forward to the Central Arkansas game. I'm sure Cent Arkansas is lloking forward to us though.
     
  10. Hawk Love

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  11. buffedup

    buffedup Cooler than a Popsicle Stand. Club Member

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    Bruce is so senile that he still thinks Army is competing for national championships and CU is right there with them!
     
  12. Idot Buff

    Idot Buff Club Member Club Member

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    I used to love to analyze Sagarin's charts. I think I will avoid this one.
     
  13. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    I wish I had. I very much want to see the Buffs do well, but I really just do not see many positives right now. Tough time to be a Buff fan.
     
  14. Idot Buff

    Idot Buff Club Member Club Member

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    right now? Like, ever....
     
  15. CUBUFF80

    CUBUFF80 No Stinkin' Title Club Member

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    Sounds about right, Army and Akron - no way we'd be favored or should be.
     
  16. BuffaloChuck

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    One of the agonizing points for me, for this season, is that Embree's given CSU their only win. In fact, CSU hasn't been within 12 points of any other team during their continuous losing streak (their 31-19 loss to mighty Utah State). It's not like Embres can claim ignorance of the rivalry between the two schools.

    Of course, maybe CSU is really a great program, almost a BCS buster, uh huh. I mean, look how they manhandled Fresno (a 28-7 loss... "manhandled" compared to Fresno vs. Embree's CU offering).

    Actually, I'm pretty certain CSU will beat Hawaii this next weekend, and maybe New Mexico to finish out their season. I think I'd prefer that than to have CSU crow about "their only win was against rival CU".
     
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