Attrition Thread

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by DeNiro, Jan 12, 2019.

  1. DeNiro

    DeNiro My Dixie Wrecked Club Member

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    Let's put it all here to keep it organized. Winter weight program starts January 14th and we'll know more as we get closer to that date.

    The first one hurts quite a bit, but explains a lot of our initial recruiting.

     
  2. 96 Buff

    96 Buff Resident Commie Bastard Club Member Junta Member

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    **** you.
     
  3. Costa Rica Buff

    Costa Rica Buff Well-Known Member

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    This one hurts....damn. Best of luck to him though.
     
  4. GoBuffs7

    GoBuffs7 Soft Verbal Club Member

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    For those of you who have an Athletic sub here's a good article on the transfer portal.

     
  5. GoBuffs7

    GoBuffs7 Soft Verbal Club Member

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    Now that CU is officially transitioning to big boy football it's time to buckle up cause it's going to be a bumpy ride.
     
  6. SBP

    SBP Club Member Club Member

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    Dammit. This hurts. Wish him all the best
     
  7. DavisBuff

    DavisBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Really hate to lose him. Hope he does well unless he is playing us v
     
  8. BuffsNYC

    BuffsNYC Clubber Lang Club Member

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    The last decade + was smooth?
     
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  9. BuffSurveyor

    BuffSurveyor Club Member Club Member

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    Better temper the optimism. It may just be a different means of bending over and taking the beatings.
     
  10. MtnBuff

    MtnBuff Not allowed in Barzil 2 Club Member

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    If we need advice about that we can ask our neighbors to the northeast in red. Fuskers have gotten pretty good at taking a variety of beatings over the past few years.
     
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  11. Sykobuff

    Sykobuff Club Member Club Member

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    Like the one you turds will get in boulder this year, good call.
     
  12. skibum

    skibum Did not pee on the Alamo. Club Member

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    Pretty sure Wisconsin just scored again.
     
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  13. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    Purdue just scored again....

    EDIT: dammit skibum!
     
  14. 4BienemyTDs

    4BienemyTDs Club Member Club Member

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    This sucks!
    Good player
    Did they tell him he would play DT, instead of End?
    Could easily see Oklahoma State tampering, but oh well
     
  15. BuffSurveyor

    BuffSurveyor Club Member Club Member

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    :confused::ROFLMAO:
     
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  16. Mb2658

    Mb2658 Well-Known Member

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    You speaking from experience? The word is that you are a pro at bending over and taking ****.
     
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  17. Buffsrock85

    Buffsrock85 Mantrum Expert

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    It’s funny, I remember the same sentiment last year and after the game all your fans wanted to talk about was #twistgate
     
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  18. cu2x

    cu2x Well-Known Member

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  19. Bread

    Bread I like the mask Club Member

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    Clearly you haven't seen what Vegas thinks. We're playing the likely 2019-2020 season National Champs here in Boulder, CU stands nary a chance. Probably the next Heisman winner in Adrian "twisted knee" Martinez as well. And with Scott "Better than Dabo" Frost at the helm, they will be contending for championships year in and year out.
     
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  20. c502cid

    c502cid Well-Known Member

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    Wait... the Nubs didn't win the Natty this year? I can't wait to watch "I'm going to fake slide" Martinez get his bell rung this year. A.sshole.
     
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  21. Buffsrock85

    Buffsrock85 Mantrum Expert

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    So it will be even better when CU wins!
     
  22. cu2x

    cu2x Well-Known Member

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    opps
     
  23. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    What was the name of the snowflake who got a boo boo on his knee?
     
  24. Zachsquatch

    Zachsquatch Club Member Club Member

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    Lawrence is close(r) to OKC as well...
     
  25. hawg1

    hawg1 Well-Known Member

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    Filipi
    Haigler
    Stay tuned.
     
  26. Medford M.

    Medford M. Well-Known Member

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    Filip leaving would suck.
     
  27. SBP

    SBP Club Member Club Member

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    No NO noooo!!!!
     
  28. SuperD

    SuperD Club Member Club Member

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    CU wouldn't have any luck if we didn't have bad luck. I just take it as a given that the attrition and injuries will always happen at the positions where we can least afford it.
     
  29. Joe Theismann's Leg

    Joe Theismann's Leg Club Member Club Member

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    Are Fillip and Haigler leaving legit? That would be less than ideal.
     
  30. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    This is legit. I posted in Barzil earlier today.

    We need to change the culture of our OL. Based on the performance the last 2 seasons, everyone we had is just a name on a list -- not real depth. I'm fine with attrition. Don't care if we end up starting 5 guys who are all under 6'5" if they are big, strong and tough. Ideally, we want to have some guys with natural builds for OT starting at those 2 spots but I can live without that as we recruit toward the future as long as we fix the "soft" issue we've had.

    P.S. I'm not saying that anyone who we have lost or will lose is soft. I'm saying that there's a toughness developed within any group when things are made really difficult and stressful, then a certain number of guys pull together and get through the other side together.
     

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