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Punting...Seriously?

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by SpacemanSpiff, Nov 13, 2010.

  1. SpacemanSpiff

    SpacemanSpiff Club Member Club Member

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    Is GNickle hurt or does he just have the weakest leg in the NCAA? I find myself somewaht satisfied when his kicks go further than 30 yards. And not to bag on him alone but we haven't had a weapon at punter since the old days when we were almost Ray Guy U (80s and 90s). Is it just a hard position to recruit?
     
  2. mdelpizzo_1

    mdelpizzo_1 My Dixie Wrecked Club Member

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    Under Barny we had some good punters too. A Guy award winner or runner-up
     
  3. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    John Thorpe thinks you have a ****ty memory.
     
  4. colobuffs

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    No kidding!! Iowa State had a good punter and a good punter can change field position for you.
     
  5. mdelpizzo_1

    mdelpizzo_1 My Dixie Wrecked Club Member

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    Wasn't it Torp? Can't remember for sure.
     
  6. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    From all accounts he was better in HS. He's regressed. All of our kickers have regressed under Riddle. Can we get any of these guys a coach?

    Jim Tressel says the punt is the most important play in football. I trust what he has to say about the game.
     
  7. BuffNut99

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    (Mark Mariscal)
     
  8. SpacemanSpiff

    SpacemanSpiff Club Member Club Member

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    I agee. Alex Henery almost beat us singlehandedly last year.

    Torp was good. Actually, memory serves DiLallo was a very highly regarded Punter from FL and he never really lived up to the hype.
     
  9. mdelpizzo_1

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    The Riddler got him
     
  10. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    DiLallo had a good frosh year and every year after got progressively worse.
     
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    john torp thinks you have a ****ty memory as well
     
  12. buffsyko

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    Hopefully they can find someone next year and let grossnickle pk.
     
  13. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    He was in my hall frosh year. I never said I was good at spelling :lol:
     
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    FiFY
     
  15. SpacemanSpiff

    SpacemanSpiff Club Member Club Member

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    Dang it Wally. I've spent a lot of time and money in therapy, trying to forget that 138 yd prayer of a FG (and it's not easy with my extended family greeting me with, "it's good" everytime I see them.

    Then again, last time we played in Stlincon, Cody came within that hail mary of a kick from beating lil red, so maybe he'll get a chance to close the deal this year.
     

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