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So waht constitutes a blowout?...

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by leftybuff, Mar 17, 2010.

  1. leftybuff

    leftybuff Iconoclast Club Member

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    for me it's 17 points or more. Thoughts?
     
  2. SkiTownUSA

    SkiTownUSA Administrator Club Member Junta Member

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    When your stomach starts feeling really, really cramped, you fart, and the **** flies.
     
  3. Daaah

    Daaah Club Member Club Member

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    A blowout is when you have no hope of winning after the first possession of the second 1/2.
     
  4. LongHaulBuff

    LongHaulBuff Club Member Club Member

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    I agree. You can lose by 17 with a bad last 5 minutes of a close game. If you trail by 35 at some point and lose by 17 I would then consider it a blowout. I think a consistant 21 point lead in the second half is a blowout.
     
  5. sackman

    sackman Club Member Club Member

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    I like this definition.
     
  6. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    If I bet you as an underdog, it's when you don't cover the spread. :smile2:
     
  7. CarolinaBuff

    CarolinaBuff Unintelligent and deplorable Club Member

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    Yea, depends more on the flow of the game than the actual margin of defeat.
     
  8. BuffNut99

    BuffNut99 Club Member Club Member

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    To me, it's when (at any point in the game) you have no hope of coming back score-wise and you can't stop the other team unless they're running it up the middle every play.
     
  9. MtnBuff

    MtnBuff Not allowed in Barzil 2 Club Member

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    When Dan Hawkins coaches against a supposively easy opponent, especially on the road. See Toledo, etc.
     
  10. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    When the other team rushes your field. :sad1:
     
  11. DBT

    DBT Club Member Club Member

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    When my tire suddenly, without warning, goes flat.
     
  12. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    Id say everytime we play Missouri lately.
     
  13. Unleash Hell

    Unleash Hell Well-Known Member

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    anytime you lose
     
  14. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    When you're driving midway through the third quarter, on the road vs. the #2 team in the nation, at the opponents 4-yd line about to score and put them in a deeeeep hole, and your QB floats an out route that gets picked for 6.
     
  15. bombay

    bombay Club Member Club Member

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    62-36.
     
  16. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    When you have a blonde girlfriend?
     
  17. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    Remember Toledo? that was a blow out.
     
  18. Buffarino

    Buffarino Math - how does it work? Club Member

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    I like Daah's description, although I might amend it to say end of the 3rd quarter.
     
  19. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    When you know your team has no chance to come back from any deficit. For instance, when we played Toledo and when they were running the exact same plays that CSU did against us, *gashers*, and you know your coaching staff can't adjust midgame then it's a blowout. See ****ty game planning (against Mizzou the past 3 years).
     
  20. White_Rabbit

    White_Rabbit Club Member Club Member

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    When the flat footed QB of Toledo runs up the middle untouched for 70 yards.

    When Missouri steps on the field against a Ron Collins defense.

    When your team has no chance to win even with a substantial amount of time left in the game.
     

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