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Thursday night games 9/11

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by MtnBuff, Sep 11, 2014.

  1. MtnBuff

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    Was looking forward to seeing Houston play BYU. BYU is ranked #25 which I think is not justified. If they played in a P5 conference they would get beat fairly often.

    That said they are doing well against a Houston team that doesn't have P5 talent but that does have some speed and plays an unconventional offense that can be hard to prepare for, especially on a short week.

    So far BYU is dominating the game and is up 9-0 driving again.

    In another game that is sure to add to the meltdown on the Texas boards the same North Texas team that blasted the Longhorns last week is down 21-0 to mighty Louisiana Tech.
     
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  2. Duff Man

    Duff Man Moderator Club Member Junta Member

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    I am shocked Mtn looks down upon a non-P5 team. Shocked!
     
  3. L Buff

    L Buff Commissar of the Albuffs Collective Left Club Member

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    How badly do you think the Whorns will get beat down by UCLA this week? Talk about your meltdowns.
     
  4. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    It's really a shame that BYU brings the baggage it does because on athletics alone they'd be a perfect addition to the Pac-12.
     
  5. CVilleBuff

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    It was BYU that shellacked the Horns last week.
     
  6. J.R. Ewing

    J.R. Ewing Club Member Club Member

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    BYU is legit. I'd give my right arm for their QB.
     
  7. Idot Buff

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    Are you willing to throw in your left testicle?
     
  8. b3buffs

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    North Texas beat down SMU, not Texas.
     
  9. MtnBuff

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    Correct. I got the beatdowns confused.

    Had North Texas done it the meltdown might have taken Austin right off the map.

    If this is any indication though SMU might be in for a season that makes our last year under Embree look competitive.

    The AAC is not a power conference but they have some teams in it that can and will score points in bunches including this Houston team playing tonight. Just for fun SMU's next two games are against Texas A&M and TCU. A&M put up 52 and 73 in the last two weeks so good luck Mustangs.
     
  10. MtnBuff

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    Interesting turn of events.

    BYU had a 23-3 lead and looked to be ready to blow Houston out. Last 5 minutes of the half Houston forces some turnovers and makes some plays including a spectacular catch in traffic in the endzone to score two TDs. Somehow they miss both XPs and the game is now 23-15.

    Houston may have worse STs than we do. They also missed a FG because of a terrible snap and had a bad snap to the punter that almost resulted in a block. Somehow the punter stepped between two rushers and got a 34 yard punt off.
     
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    Second thoughts about J Christian?
     
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    I'd give my left nut for a tough running QB like BYU's Taysom Hill.
     
  13. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    FIFY
     
  14. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo huff my smug Club Member

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    ublfy.
     
  15. CVilleBuff

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    Houston has cut it to 8
     
  16. MtnBuff

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    BYU should have this thing put away but losing the turnover battle 3-0 will keep games close.
     
  17. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    BYU is just like every other non-P5 school and plays a really soft schedule with no P5 teams on it and no tough roadies.
     
  18. MtnBuff

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    Friday games.

    Baylor working over the mighty University of Buffalo 28-0 in the 2nd quarter and they just dropped a pass that likely would have led to another score.

    In the other TV game on right now Cincinnati is beating Toledo 41-21. Watching Munchie Leguex (sp) QBing for Cincinnati, not a star but a pretty good QB. Would he have made much of a difference had he ended up going to CU? Pretty decent game despite the score if you can tune out Hawkins doing the broadcast.
     
  19. CVilleBuff

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    Baylor showing what a quality power conference side does when they visit a bad MAC squad. Ahem...
     
  20. FLounder

    FLounder The Buffs will rise again! Club Member

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    Gunnar Kiel is their QB.
     
  21. White_Rabbit

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    They both look similar, easy mistake for Mtn to make.
     
  22. MtnBuff

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    Munchie was out their playing.

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    Munchie had a big injury last season and is still coming back from it. None the less he was playing at the time I made the post and looked pretty decent. Still a legit question how much difference he might have made had he come to Colorado. Of course you can't predict or project injuries but healthy he is what a lot of CU fans have been asking for, a threat to pass or run.
     
  23. MtnBuff

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    Also at one point Cincinnati was ahead 34-0. Toledo has now brought it back to 41-34. Would have been even closer, Toledo ran a trick play with a pass back to the QB after the handoff off the sweep. Ball was thrown perfectly but the Toledo QB Woodhead flat dropped it losing a sure TD.
     
  24. Idot Buff

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    should have seen the post before turning to this game. Serious flashback when I heard that haunting voice.....never disliked a "coach" more than that doosh.
     
  25. 14er

    14er “Imitation is suicide.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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    Kiel (C) Legaux (A)
     
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  26. MtnBuff

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    For anyone wondering why so many people say

    F*** Baylor

    Up 49-14 in the fourth quarter they not only run hurry up they go for it on 4th and 1. End up tacking on another TD to pad the score.

    Real class there from a good Christian based school.
     
  27. FLounder

    FLounder The Buffs will rise again! Club Member

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    They no they'll need all the points at the end of the year when the have 1 loss and are the 5th team in the nation.
     
  28. Duff Man

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    Running up the score whining is hilarious.
     
  29. FLounder

    FLounder The Buffs will rise again! Club Member

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    They have some ridiculous athletes though...
     
  30. Quattro

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    Then stop them, otherwise quit complaining
     

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