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Nelson Spruce stats after 5 games (friggin' ridiculous)

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by Buffnik, Sep 27, 2014.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    56 receptions
    694 yards
    10 touchdowns

    Already one of the best seasons by a WR in CU history.
     
  2. SINKRATZ

    SINKRATZ Club Member Club Member

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    Amazing. Kid is a stud.
     
  3. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    Spruce goes 14 for 157 in a win over Oregon St
     
  4. J.R. Ewing

    J.R. Ewing Club Member Club Member

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    I'd like to change my guess to the over.


    Can't stop him, just try to out score him.
     
  5. patebuff

    patebuff Downgraded to half a star Club Member

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    Spruce is the best WR I've ever seen at CU
     
  6. SuperD

    SuperD Club Member Club Member

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    Hate to ask this...but is he here next year or do we once again lose what talent we have as soon as they can get to the league? At the beginning of the year I had no fear we'd lose anybody early this year. If he keeps up the pace and finishes as the #1 or #2 WR in CFB wouldn't he pretty much have to go?
     
  7. CVilleBuff

    CVilleBuff Club Member Club Member

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    I really think he stays.
     
  8. Mr. Babar

    Mr. Babar I have no elephant books Club Member

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    Don't know if he has NFL speed to be elite. Think he stays. He is amazingly good and hope he does.

    Did ponder today about how ridiculous our O would be had PRich stayed.


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  9. Val

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    Friggin sweet!
     
  10. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Enjoy it while it lasts.
     
  11. Eggon

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    Spruce is playing on Sunday. Hopefully in 2016.
     
  12. boydbuff

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    +1 Probably not as a team's primary receiver but my guess is as a damn good slot receiver. He has proven he can play any WR position.
     
  13. FlatironsBuff

    FlatironsBuff Club Member Club Member

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    On Bear Insider someone was asking about the last time a white receiver tore them up like Nelson (or as they called him, Paul Richardson 2.0). Answer by someone was Eric Decker from Minn.

    Not a bad comparison, except Spruce doesn't seem to trip over his own feet.
     
  14. buffwings

    buffwings Club Member Club Member

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    He's like Scotty McKnight on crack. Same great hands but a little more speed, height, and strength. Should still be the nation's leader in TDs. Now if we could only find a defense, hope TT is back and healthy next Saturday.
     
  15. Bufffan68

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    Who is PRich again? :lol:
     
  16. Bufffan68

    Bufffan68 Club Member Club Member

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    If he keeps up this pace, these are Heisman numbers. I don't think anyone on any team means more to his than Spruce, but he plays for Colorado so the chance of even getting a look are pretty slim.
     
  17. Eggon

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    He also makes everyone around him better. They move him all over the field. We hit 12 different receivers and much of that is helped by Mr. Spruce.
     
  18. FlatironsBuff

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    The Spruce is loose!!
     
  19. Eggon

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    :nod:

    I elevated him to Mr. Spruce in reference here forward. :)
     
  20. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    Charles Johnson was the best CU receiver ive seen play but Spruce is definitely in the top 5. I'm partial to him anyway. I'd have never thought Spruce was ready after this year. He has a good evaluation, I'd advise him to leave.
     
  21. FlatironsBuff

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    I understand, but unless there was an injury, he wouldn't hurt his stock next year. And I want to be selfish, dammit!!!
     
  22. Duff Man

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    He's okay.
     
  23. Bufffan68

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    I'm assuming Spruce is gone at the end of the year. I'm guessing we get some good WR recruits...with Spruce gone and Sefo here for 2 more years, 4-5* WRs would love to come to Boulder.
     
  24. goldy21

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    Never heard the term "on crack" used in this context. Pretty funny mental imagery comes to mind.
     
  25. patebuff

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    He's serviceable
     
  26. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    Beast. He's going to shatter the CU record books. Bilitnikoff favorite... hopefully him being on a crappy team doesn't hurt him too much
     
  27. Tea Rex

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    Dont't know about favorite but he better be in the running
     
  28. FLounder

    FLounder The Buffs will rise again! Club Member

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    Unfortunately Cooper will get the benefit of the doubt being on Bama.
     
  29. tante

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    CU needs to fire up the Spruce for Heisman pr machine. I knowop he doesn't have much of a chance but it will absolutely help recruiting
     
  30. BuffLuKe

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    Scotty couldn't hold his damn jock. He knows where to be and makes plays. Feels the game, instinct, he's a damn good route runner, glue hands, what's not to like? Forced it once and we lost but I don't blame him for looking for him, #$straight baller.
     

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