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Coffee is for closers

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by SBG, Feb 2, 2016.

  1. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    New AllBuffs tradition I'm starting. This is not a Junta idea.

    pick a final class rank and IF the staff brings in a class higher than or equal that you have to donate to the AD. Let's show the AD we support coffee closers.

    My picks:
    Overall 50
    Pac 12: 10
     
  2. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    By average stars or overall?
     
  3. OUBuff

    OUBuff American Club Member

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    How about by feelings
     
  4. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    It's your money so you decide. For me, I'll just go to the default overall rankings.
     
  5. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    Sure. Why not? It's not like any of us are rational anyway. CU needs cash and we can all spare a few. But only if they did something to deserve it.
     
  6. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Overall, I guess we average around 60-65 on the sites. Such a small class. They count 20' so signing 16 automatically drops the rank by 20%. Then compound the issue with low-rated grayshirts who wouldn't normally count in yor ranking if you were over 20 (highest rated 20 get counted).

    By average rating, closer to 50.
     
  7. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    56 by ranking.
     
  8. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    And a silent commit could push us to 50. There's always a number to be played for sure. Very large classes are skewed since their sleepers don't count. CU needs to stop thinking like a G5 program and act like a P5 one.

    As fans we do a lot of bitching, not enough action. I don't want to work for the AD, but I can show my support when it does something well.
     
  9. Denver_sc

    Denver_sc Club Member Club Member

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    Apparently coffee is for closers:

     
  10. patebuff

    patebuff Downgraded to half a star Club Member

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  11. Buffalo Brad

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    go with 55
     
  12. DBT

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    I love this. Chev is marketing recruiting. Awesome!
     
  13. WasianCU

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    55 and 11
     
  14. Burrito Palazzo

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    A tip of the cup, gentlemen.
     
  15. MiamiBuffs

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  16. BuffUp

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    63 overall and 10 in our conference
     
  17. BuffUp

    BuffUp Go Buffs Club Member

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    Seems as though kids are signing faster this year. West coast kids in before sun up. Colorado has a lot of HS closed today... not sure about their festivities?
     
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  18. ZandiBuff

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    62 by average stars
     
  19. Shldr2Shldr

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    FIFY
     
  20. GoBuffs08

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    Right now Rivals showing us at 2.76 avg stars and 63rd ranked class. WVU is ranked 39th with 2.74 avg but they took 10 more people so score more points
     
  21. Shldr2Shldr

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    Exactly why it is more handy to go by Avg star, when a class is so small like ours.
     
  22. patebuff

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    61, right now on Rivals
     
  23. ZandiBuff

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    I seem to be ok as it was . . .
     
  24. Shldr2Shldr

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    Pulled the rivals list into excel, and when sorted by average stars, CU's class was 52, not 62.
     
  25. ZandiBuff

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    Well, then I'm happy to be wrong :)
     
  26. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    What kind of beverage is for starters?
     
  27. sackman

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    Hot tea.
     
  28. BuffHerd

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    RedBull
     
  29. Highlander

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    Looks like we are finishing 64 and 12 of 12 (11 of 12 by star ranking). Definitely closed well, but started too weak. It will be interesting to see how things start to unfold next year with the staff changes.
     

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