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How big is the Utah game?

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by sliderNcider, Nov 23, 2014.

  1. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    IMO there's a pretty significant difference between:
    2-10 (winless in-conf)
    3-9 (1 conf win)

    Plus we head into next season with a win.
     
  2. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    pretty huge. I'm sure the students will treat it as rush the field huge.
     
  3. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    A lot bigger than I thought it would be. Some of the shine has come off the progress we saw last month.
     
  4. FlatironsBuff

    FlatironsBuff Club Member Club Member

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    I hope they pull it off. It would be pretty huge IMO. Need a conference win, need to go into the off season on a uptick and then get healthy and bigger.
     
  5. SINKRATZ

    SINKRATZ Club Member Club Member

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    11:00am kickoff, ugh.
     
  6. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    Big game, we need to smack them around.
     
  7. patebuff

    patebuff Downgraded to half a star Club Member

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    Huge game in my mind. You don't want to end the season winless in conference. I don't care how bad you are. Let's get it done!
     
  8. lawdogg

    lawdogg Club Member Club Member

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    Big for fans and probably players alike; we could all really use some positive momentum heading into the off-season.
     
  9. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    A taste of victory would linger all off-season long.
     
  10. Idot Buff

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    I don't think it makes any difference at all. Recall our road victory at Utah in the last game of the year a few years ago under Embree?

    Pathetic that we think that think 3-9 is significantly better than 2-10. Comical, bitches.
     
  11. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    I'd be happy with just a win but the asshole in me hopes we blow these muther****ers out.
     
  12. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    Where is your holiday spirit bitch?
     
  13. Idot Buff

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    it was completely lost during a Thanksgiving weekend a year before Danny Doosh was finally fired. There was a groundswell among Buff fans that he needed to go. When he wasn't **** canned, I knew we were completely ****ed for years to come. Holiday spirit? Did someone say holiday spirit?
     
  14. gobuffs58

    gobuffs58 Well-Known Member

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    big game
     
  15. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    Of course it makes a difference
     
  16. Idot Buff

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    Sure.
     
  17. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    I hope you or the Mrs. already went shopping.
     
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  18. Idot Buff

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    yes....I went shopping for rep to give to Tini since he apparently pissed away his balance yet again from stupid bets.
     
  19. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    Always leave CU season ticket holders wanting more.

    Nobody will argue 2-10 versus 3-9 makes one bit of difference in getting to a bowl, which was the stated goal this season.

    But watching the departing seniors sing the fight song at the base of the student section with their teammate as their parting gesture to their supporters at Folsom Field would be a bittersweet ending to an otherwise frustrating season.
     
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  20. Idot Buff

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    Hey...I agree that it will be great to see a win. Just saying that it will make no difference in the future success of the team.
     
  21. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    CU -2 was a stupid bet?
     
  22. Mr. Babar

    Mr. Babar I have no elephant books Club Member

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    That was brutal. I remember the infamous Bohn Hawaii trip and that the announcement was supposedly pending until he returned. The team had completely quit on Hawk. Still don't understand why it didn't happen, but you are absolutely right about it setting us further back. Kind of like lack of oxygen. You can do alright for awhile, but then you start losing function, prolong too much and you have brain damage. Unfortunately, that last year was prolonging the need for fresh air in the program.


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  23. buffs233

    buffs233 John Henderson's Sock Club Member

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    irrelevant -when evaluating Hawkintrye , wins and losses don't matter. They won't be relevant next year either. Bad recruiting is not relevant either in his case. It's all about having a coach CU fans can relate to and like. Most imporantly, he's not JE so that makes all the fluffers of Hawkintyre feel very good.
     
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  24. Clean Undies

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    Keeping Hawk an extra year hurt, but hiring Embree was worse, IMO. Think about where we would probably be had we hired McElwain instead of Embree.

    Put in other terms, it wasn't keeping Hawkins an extra year that set the program back so far, it was who they eventually replaced him with.
     
  26. GoBuffs08

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    All 11 of them.
     
  27. DavisBuff

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    Mac and staff have done great keeping the players pushing through adversity. So win or loss the buffs will ready to play next year. But, a win would make the staffs job motivating the team much easier and more importantly it would be huge for recruiting. We are putting together a good under rated class. We need to win a few of the higher rated recruiting battles too. Winning at least 1 conference game would help sell the program.
     
  28. Eggon

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    "they always remember how you finish"

    If we can beat Utah, which is a big if at this point, it will pay dividends in current recruiting. Perhaps even Donovan's brother.....

    Program needs another boost up here.
     
  29. BlackNGold

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    Why would it be big? It will be nice for the players and fans but I don't see it as big....3-9 versus 2-10 makes little difference in the minds of recruits.
     
  30. DavisBuff

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    Not going winless in conference would be big.
     

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