| Tiger Rant|| Did Les handle comments about gay player well? - YellowShoe on 2/10/14 at 8:39 am|
Last April (2013), Alfred Blue commented about possibility of a gay player in the locker room
[quote]Football is supposed to be this violent sport—this aggressive sport that grown men are supposed to play. Ain’t no little boys out here between them lines. So if you gay, we look at you as a sissy. Y...
| Tiger Rant|| Finebaum meltdown - not just for ranters - YellowShoe on 2/3/14 at 8:30 pm|
On Paul Finebaum's show (Mon 2/3), Finebaum started the show discussing A.J.McCaron's interviews on various shows. A.J. was on Jim Rome and Dan Patrick's show. A.J. commented that younger players did not appreciate the effort it took to be good. That comment got A.J. in Finebaum's crosshairs.
| More Sports Board|| Where do football players come from? - YellowShoe on 1/23/14 at 2:56 pm|
All players / raw numbers:
| Tiger Rant|| TM7 named to all rookie team - YellowShoe on 1/3/14 at 10:25 pm|
Big deal. Esp. because he was injured.
RA'd admin to move post to rant...
| Tiger Rant|| Assuming LSU goes undefeated.. - YellowShoe on 8/2/13 at 1:09 pm|
..that means they have to defeat the teams on their schedule (inc. UGA, UF, Bama, TAMU that are higher ranked).
Let's also assume that other teams ahead of LSU in coaches poll also go undefeated.
Clemson (plays UGA and USCe)/ Florida State
Louisville (plays no one...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU vs TAMU and Bama - College Football Mock Draft - YellowShoe on 7/15/13 at 1:54 pm|
Andy Staples has an exercise in college football mock draft [[link=(http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/college-football/news/20130715/college-football-mock-draft/?sct=hp_t12_a2&eref=sihp#all)]LINK[/link]]. Yup.. slow summer months. We can see how LSU players are perceived vs the competition.
| Tiger Rant|| EA Sports NCAA Football 14 worth some entertainment (2013 season simulations) - YellowShoe on 7/10/13 at 3:11 pm|
[link=(http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1697715-ea-sports-ncaa-football-14-simulates-the-upcoming-college-football-season/page/10)]Bleacher Report[/link] has published the following result from a simulation.
South Carolina 12-2
| Tiger Rant|| ESPN's UltimateTeam LSU roster - YellowShoe on 7/10/13 at 6:45 am|
Who would you add/delete?
CAPTAIN: Billy Cannon
Tommy Hodson QB
Kevin Faulk RB
Jacob Hester RB
Dwayne Bowe WR
Josh Reed WR
Glenn Dorsey DT
Bradie James LB
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Has current recruiting process jumped the shark? - YellowShoe on 6/13/13 at 4:02 pm|
When LSU offered scholarship to Dylan Moses, people wondered about the process. It seemed like an outlier. Over the last year, there has been a spate of such offers to athletes all over the country.
Most recent one is from [link=(http://espn.go.com/college-sports/recruiting/football/story/_/id/93...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| NOLA - Peppers to Michigan - YellowShoe on 5/26/13 at 6:16 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| Garrett Temple - X Factor - YellowShoe on 3/14/13 at 12:12 pm|
Garrett Temple mentioned in today's [link=(http://sports.espn.go.com/nba/dailydime/_/page/dime-130313/daily-dime)]ESPN Daily Dime[/link] as X Factor for yesterday's game.
[quote]On a night where the Wizards were down to only two guards, Garrett Temple, a former D-Leaguer, stepped up with a solid ...
| Tiger Rant|| 2012 AFCA?FBS Coaches’ All-America Team - YellowShoe on 11/28/12 at 7:32 pm|
[link=(http://www.afca.com/article/article.php?id=2274)]Eric Reid at DB[/link]...
| Tiger Rant|| She said, 'Well, work harder.' - YellowShoe on 11/23/12 at 7:17 pm|
When Dexter McCluster was delivering turkey and other goods, one old lady told him to work harder. KC Chiefs are owned by a private person (Hunt family). Despite that.. people are passionate about the team and are unreasonably critical of someone being a good Samaritan. [link=(http://espn.go.com/nfl...
| Tiger Rant|| Wiiiide open.. missed by one one tackler, missed by another, missed by a third - YellowShoe on 11/23/12 at 6:50 pm|
... brought down short of first down. Arkansas will have to punt.
That Bennie Logan on the tackle. (background - not #18 .. 18 yards on the return).
Did he catch it .. Did he catch .. Touch down.
Tyler Wilson is a dangerous QB. He can strike from anywhere on the field and quickly.
| Tiger Rant|| Did we reach the point where... - YellowShoe on 11/12/12 at 1:35 pm|
"Wins only bring relief. Losses bring you grief" - attributed to Steve Spurrier.
104.5 was discussing a caller to Bama radio said "y'all were crying last year to get in. y'all are crying to get in again"
Are LSU fans at the same point too. Always bemoaning play calling or style or something el...
| Political Talk|| Republicans will win - when they start denying numbers/science - YellowShoe on 11/7/12 at 11:06 am|
One dumb habit that republicans have adopted is to start denying facts - especially numbers that are inconvenient.
Most recent instance is [link=(http://unskewedpolls.com/)]http://unskewedpolls.com/[/link]. You cannot listen to only radio/TV commentary that agrees with you. You need to listen to ...
| Tiger Rant|| TAMU has more people on midseason all-SEC team than LSU - YellowShoe on 10/17/12 at 8:44 am|
QB: Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M
OL: Luke Joeckel, Texas A&M
Hope this changes by season's end.
DE: Damontre Moore, Texas A&M
LB: Kevin Minter, LSU
S: Matt Elam, Flor...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU vs Florida - when Guilbeau is half right - YellowShoe on 5/30/12 at 10:58 am|
Another thread, on the rant about favorite football game, prompted me to review the games I'd like to watch a...
| Tiger Rant|| Bet on Masters - with David Toms - YellowShoe on 3/30/12 at 11:22 am|
David Toms has a contest for Masters benefiting his foundation. You choose 8 players from 4 groups. Click on [link=(https://www.davidtomsfoundation.com/contest.cfm)]LINK[/link] for more details....
| Tiger Rant|| Matt Flynn - top 15 NFL QB : Aaron Rodgers - YellowShoe on 3/9/12 at 8:37 am|
Of course, people who's QB ratings were 13-17 may not inspire much confidence - per analyst. Rodgers, however, said that as a compliment....
| Tiger Rant|| One thing easily fixed before the game - YellowShoe on 1/6/12 at 9:47 am|
Cleats for Mo Claiborne
Mo has slipped a few times that has allowed WRs to gain some yardage esp. in WV and UF games. This issue can be fixed by getting Mo the equipment he needs for the game.
Do you have any quick fixes?...
| Tiger Rant|| Expert Picks for BCS National Championship game - YellowShoe on 1/5/12 at 6:45 am|
College Gameday Insider: (podcast - 1/4)
Beank Cook: Bama 17-14
Ivan Maisel: Bama 20-17
The Herd (updated 1/9 9:25 am)
Cowherd - Bama
Joe Schaad - LSU
[link=(http://espn.go.com/blog/sec/post/_/id/36776/bcs-national-championship-predictions)]SEC Bloggers Picks[/link] (updated 1/9 9:31 am)
| Tiger Rant|| Starting position for LSU in SECCG - which drive should Lee have started? - YellowShoe on 12/5/11 at 1:54 pm|
1. 1st and 10 at LSU 15 (1Q, 14:50)
- Jordan Jefferson pass incomplete to Rueben Randle.
- Jordan Jefferson sacked by Cornelius Washington for a loss of 6 yards to the LSU 12.
2. 1st and 10 at LSU 28 (1Q, 7:34)
- Jordan Jefferson pass incomplete to Odell Beckham.
- Jordan Jefferson rush f...
| Tiger Rant|| SEC game every 2 years, BCS every 4 years - will you take it? - YellowShoe on 12/4/11 at 9:41 am|
Since 2001 LSU has made it to Atlanta almost every two years
- 2001 (vs Tennessee W)
- 2003 (vs Georgia W)
- 2005 (vs Georgia L)
- 2007 (vs Tennessee W)
- 2011 (vs Georgia W)
LSU has also made it to NC game every 4 years
- 2003 (vs OU)
- 2007 (vs OSU)
- 2011 (vs ?)
If LSU makes...
| Tiger Rant|| Miles bowl vs Saban bowl - YellowShoe on 12/4/11 at 7:56 am|
Some had dubbed the contest between LSU and Bama as Saban bowl. Has Saban bowl lost its luster as LSU and Bama have played five times since Saban took over at Bama?
With some of Big 12 teams joining SEC, and Miles being OSU's last coach, LSU vs OSU will be more fascinating. It's time for Miles Bo...
| Tiger Rant|| Jarvis Jones - any comments from him? - YellowShoe on 12/4/11 at 1:48 am|
Did not see if he now has a different opinion about LSU's defense. Guess we need to be magnanimous in a win....
| SEC Rant|| Will Mark Richt sign a contract extension with UGA? - YellowShoe on 12/2/11 at 11:21 am|
UGA President expects Mark Richt to sign contract extension after the football season. Richt has gone through a couple of trying seasons at UGA. Now UGA wants to give him a contract extension.
- does Richt stay at UGA because of loyalty to the program he built?
- does Richt stay at UGA because S...
| Tiger Rant|| Bama doesn't deserve a spot NC game - YellowShoe on 12/2/11 at 8:51 am|
Consider the possibility of Bama in SEC East and they play LSU in SEC championship game. If the result of the game is the same as the one in Tuscaloosa, LSU 9 - Bama 6, would Bama be a likely candidate for NC game. A team that lost its most recent game may be dropped in favor of another deserving te...
| Tiger Rant|| BCS has been good to LSU - LSU fans should love it - YellowShoe on 12/2/11 at 7:18 am|
One of the teams that benefited immensely from the changing BCS rules over the years has been LSU. LSU has rarely found itself at the wrong end of the stick when BCS is concerned.
2001. LSU first affected BCS when it played for SEC championship and defeated second ranked Tennessee. Tennessee was ...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU vs UGA - Greenville News - F**k - YellowShoe on 12/1/11 at 9:40 am|