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How many wins for the Buffs this year?

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Buffnik, Jun 2, 2012.

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How many wins?

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  2. 1

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  3. 2

    2 vote(s)
    1.6%
  4. 3

    5 vote(s)
    3.9%
  5. 4

    18 vote(s)
    14.0%
  6. 5

    38 vote(s)
    29.5%
  7. 6

    45 vote(s)
    34.9%
  8. 7

    13 vote(s)
    10.1%
  9. 8

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  10. 9

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  11. 10

    1 vote(s)
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  12. 11+

    4 vote(s)
    3.1%
  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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  2. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    5
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  3. buffedup

    buffedup Cooler than a Popsicle Stand. Club Member

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    I know it may be wishful thinking and biased, but I think the Buffs get bowl eligible with the favorable schedule, and finally a few lucky breaks. Wins against CSU, Sac State, Fresno State, ASU, Zona, and UCLA.
     
  4. Buffalo Brad

    Buffalo Brad Club Member Club Member

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    13 at least that is the way my gold colored glasses see it
     
  5. MtnBuff

    MtnBuff Not allowed in Barzil 2 Club Member

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    I think six, combination of a much weaker OOC schedule and Embree starting to get rid of the Hawkins "How are we going to lose" attitude gets us enough wins to go to a minor bowl game.
     
  6. NBDefektor

    NBDefektor Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, I said two. i'm in a ****** mood and we suck. at least the buffs can only exceed my expectations now.
     
  7. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    Went with 6, very optimistic I know. Think we pull a few out we shouldnt or not supposed to.
     
  8. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King Club Member

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    6 plus a bowl win
     
  9. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    5 but I voted 6
     
  10. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    5... maybe less
     
  11. Darian3Hagan

    Darian3Hagan '89 Player of the Year Club Member

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  12. FlaBuff

    FlaBuff I drive a Dodge Stratus! Club Member

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    We pull seven by winning one we shouldn't.
     
  13. boydbuff

    boydbuff Club Member Club Member

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    Months ago I guessed 6 and a bowl. But 2 things changed my opinion since then. #1: PRich; #2: I was convinced Wood would emerge as a big-time QB out of Spring. So I went with 5
     
  14. Buffellow85

    Buffellow85 Well-Known Member

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    I'm saying five, but only because we have bye this year
     
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  15. Highlander

    Highlander Club Member Club Member

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    I would love to hear from the 6 and more win folks what games they consider to be swing games and how many of them the Buffs win. I only see 3 games that I would be disappointed if we lost (non-Conf slate). Then we move into swing games and a few games where a Buff win would be a monumental upset.

    Winning more than 5 means winning more than half of the swing games and that goes against the law of averages. Are folks setting themselves up for disappointment?
     
  16. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    We've got a lot of games on our schedule against teams that are completely changing systems with new coaching staffs. I think that improves the odds of us pulling more upsets than you'd usually see.
     
  17. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    4. Hey we're making progress!!
     
  18. BinaryBuff

    BinaryBuff mmmm...beer Club Member

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    5 wins

    I want to say we win more, but I just don't have a good feeling about this season.
     
  19. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    I went with 6 because I just can't predict a losing season. I don't care how bad we are, I can't actually predict such a thing.
     
  20. tante

    tante Club Member Club Member

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    7 wins. You heard it here first
     
  21. 4DemBuffs

    4DemBuffs Most admired poster Club Member

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    5 if things go well.
    6 if things go really well.
    7 if CU just gets flat out lucky.

    so, 5.
     
  22. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    No, I didn't.
     
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    doh!!!
     
  24. Clean Undies

    Clean Undies Flagship of the 12-Pac Club Member

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    This is a completely unscientific out of my ass use of percentages to represent my expectations for CU's chances of victory.

    CSU - 85% New Coach. Talent advantage.
    Sac State - 98% Talent advantage
    @ Fresno - 60% BCS v nonBCS talent advantage.
    @ WSU - 49% New Coach/System
    UCLA - 51% New Coach. Folsom magic. Embree revenge factor
    ASU - 51% New Coach. Folsom magic.
    @USC - 4% Would have to catch them sleeping
    @Oregon - 5% Because USC > O
    Stanford - 10% Folsom magic = half of optimism
    @Arizona - 49% CU tired of losing. New Coach
    UDub - 50% Folsom magic. Inexperienced players now experienced
    Utes - 60% Folsom magic. Bowl eligibility on line.

    43% = 5.2 wins.
     
  25. Liver

    Liver modded mod Club Member Junta Member

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    head says 3, heart hopes for miracles.
     
  26. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    How is this not scientific? There are percentages (and stuff).
     
  27. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo AnalExplosionDeathMatch Club Member

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    62% of all science is actually math, dumbass.
     
  28. Liver

    Liver modded mod Club Member Junta Member

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    there is a 90% chance that this thread is about to devolve.
     
  29. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo AnalExplosionDeathMatch Club Member

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  30. Liver

    Liver modded mod Club Member Junta Member

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    fore!
     

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