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Some consolation

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by BuffNut99, Oct 23, 2010.

  1. BuffNut99

    BuffNut99 Club Member Club Member

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    (trying to find something here)

    Our strength of schedule is looking pretty good right now:


    • Baylor is 6-2 and will probably be ranked next week. They put up 683 yards today against K State
    • Hawai'i is 6-2, and has beaten Nevada (who I think will beat Boise)
    • Cal is looking unstoppable at home, our loss there is on par with all of their home games to date
    • Mizzou is undefeated and currently beating #1 Oklahoma
    • Georgia has killed everyone since losing to us
     
  2. InTheBuff

    InTheBuff Club Member Club Member

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    nah.... sorry, didn't help

    only one thing that will
     
  3. Darian3Hagan

    Darian3Hagan '89 Player of the Year Club Member

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    not. consoled.
     
  4. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    My 1st and 2nd grader flag football team that I coach won our first game today! Buccaneers 26, Bengals 12! Does that help? :smile2:
     
  5. Darian3Hagan

    Darian3Hagan '89 Player of the Year Club Member

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    Way to get yer swords and eye patches out!
     
  6. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    Yaaarrrrgghh!
     
  7. Lt.Col.FrankSlade

    Lt.Col.FrankSlade Well-Known Member

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    This should not console you. It should just piss you off more. Colorado could be (should be) 5-2 right now.
     
  8. buffwoman526

    buffwoman526 Club Member Club Member

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    Why does our SOS matter when we can't win a game?
     
  9. dio

    dio Admin Club Member Junta Member

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    We're losing to good teams!
     
  10. dio

    dio Admin Club Member Junta Member

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    and - **** baylor
     
  11. buffedup

    buffedup Cooler than a Popsicle Stand. Club Member

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    The only consolation would be Hawk getting canned tomorrow.
     
  12. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    the Apocalypse is upon us... baylor is leading the big12 south...
     
  13. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    "But the teams that beat us are good."

    **** that ****.
     
  14. UrbanaBuff

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    This. Football SOS only really matters for the elite teams, like OU, and their jockeying for BCS positions. Or at minimum, it only helps you if you are good/winning. If you are bad, a tough SOS will bury you before October.

    Basketball SOS, on the other hand, means a great deal in terms of NCAAT resumes.

     
  15. PhillyBuff

    PhillyBuff Club Member Club Member

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    NAVY: did you go for 2???
     
  16. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    :lol:
    Fortunately, no kicking games in flag so I can use that as an excuse. Went 1 for 4 in 2 pt. attempts. Problem is in our league if we choose to go for one, we can only pass the ball.

    We at least have a power running game, so we feel better about making it in from 12 yards out than having to play pitch and catch from the five. I have a lot of kids whose first time playing is this season.
     
  17. GregInArlington

    GregInArlington Well-Known Member

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    Is your league coming down with suspensions yet for "aggressive flag pulling"?
     
  18. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    No, but both my teams yesterday got called for "charging on the offense," basically lowering your shoulder and running through a guy. Parents went ape-s**t over those calls.
     
  19. zbuff

    zbuff Club Member Club Member

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    What exactly does "power running game" mean when all you have to do is pull a flag? I'd think speed (and shifty hips) would be more important.
     
  20. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    If you have seen two of the kids on my team (mine being one :lol:) you'd understand "power."

    Overall you're right, and most of my little guys are like that but when my two tanks get the ball one of two things happen:
    1) The defense gets scared and gets out of their way
    or
    2) Even though the boys are straight-line running (no shiftiness in them) if a kid does go for the flag, they generally "bounce" right off them.
     

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