| More Sports Board|| Sports That You Can Be Fat/Out Of Shape Yet Still Play Well On Pro Level - GABlueDog on 5/21/13 at 1:10 pm|
No chance in hell: soccer, tennis, gymnastics...
| Soccer Board|| The new Everton Manager - GABlueDog on 5/13/13 at 10:53 pm|
After scouring the English media, one of the following names will most likely be the next manager of the Toffees:
Which one do you want and which one do you think will be the guy? Is he on this list?
| More Sports Board|| Why Do People Bash Jacksonville Instead of Miami and Tampa Bay? - GABlueDog on 5/12/13 at 3:43 pm|
64,984 avg - 97% capacity - 20th place overall
57,379 avg - 76% capacity - 30th place overall (dead last in capacity)
[u]Tampa Bay Buccaneers[/u]
55,102 avg - 83% capacity - 31st place overall
Yet I constantly hear fro...
| Soccer Board|| I Can Feel It Coming In The Air Tonight - GABlueDog on 5/7/13 at 11:27 pm|
| More Sports Board|| Astros On Pace For 122 Loss Season - GABlueDog on 5/6/13 at 3:45 pm|
Is there any chance this team will get better? Will the offense get better? Will the pitching get better? Or can they actually get worse as the season wears on?
Will the Astros set the record for most losses?...
| O-T Lounge|| A Hawk Just Threw A Squirrel At Me...Any Other Weird Animal Stories? - GABlueDog on 4/9/13 at 11:33 am|
I was driving down the road when suddenly a hawk came out of the trees and headed straight for my windshield. I noticed he had a squirrel in his talons. He then tried to climb but ended up releasing the squirrel who proceeded to slam into my windshield.
Any other weird animal/car stories?...
| Soccer Board|| Cherundolo Played 90 Minutes For Hannover - GABlueDog on 4/7/13 at 4:51 pm|
Hopefully he is back. Solid player that we could use....
| More Sports Board|| So I Went To Check On Where The Astros Are In The Standings - GABlueDog on 4/7/13 at 1:46 pm|
I went to ESPN and clicked on Standings to see where the Astros are currently placed. I could not find them. It took a few seconds for me to realize that I was still looking for them in the NL Central.
Then I went to the team page and saw the following:
[quote]As shaky as the ...
| More Sports Board|| Who Is Responsible For Making The Astros The Worst Team In Baseball? - GABlueDog on 3/30/13 at 4:53 pm|
Anyone else belong on this list of shame?...
| Soccer Board|| Wigan v. Newcastle: McManaman's Tackle of Haidara - GABlueDog on 3/20/13 at 3:36 am|
[quote]McManaman, whose studs-up challenge on Newcastle United full-back Haïdara failed to result ...
| O-T Lounge|| How Do You View Overweight People? - GABlueDog on 3/19/13 at 4:45 pm|
A) With contempt/disgust - I could never be with a fat person; they are lazy, weak, gluttons; you control what you put in your body; shut your cakehole, start walking, eat a salad, do something!
B) With pity - Poor bastards, sucks to be them; glad I'm not like that
C) With indifference - Fat, ...
| O-T Lounge|| WOWYHI: Melissa McCarthy or Yvonne Strahovski? - GABlueDog on 3/19/13 at 1:53 pm|
You must choose:
Melissa McCarthy (of [i]Mike & Molly[/i] and [i]Bridesmaids[/i]):
Yvonne Strahovski (of [i]Chuck[/...
| More Sports Board|| Allen (TX) High School Built $60M Football Stadium - GABlueDog on 3/12/13 at 5:51 pm|
This opened a few months ago but I just stumbled across it through a link...
[quote]The Allen Eagles’ new stadium has 18,000 seats, a 75-by-45 foot HD video scoreboard, a weight room, a press room and even private boxes. And get this - Eagle Stadium is only the 3rd largest high school arena in Texa...
| Political Talk|| Detroit...The Lindsay Lohan of American Cities - GABlueDog on 3/11/13 at 5:51 pm|
[quote]Population has fallen 25 percent to 700,000 since 2000. Public finances are in the red for billions of dollars, mostly future pension obligations. Half of property owners are overdue with their property taxes. Meanwhile, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder could appoint an emergency financial manager i...
| O-T Lounge|| What's The Dumbest Thing You've Done To Get Laid? - GABlueDog on 3/11/13 at 4:14 pm|
Mine would probably be driving through a snowstorm then abandoning my car and going on foot....
| Soccer Board|| How Would You Rank These Club Managers? - GABlueDog on 3/11/13 at 3:27 pm|
Give 'em a letter grade, rank 'em numerically, group 'em, however you want. I'm interested in knowing what the SB Aficionados think....
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone Think Leann Rimes Is Hot? - GABlueDog on 3/9/13 at 10:08 pm|
| Soccer Board|| Sir Alex Ferguson Questions Faith In Football - GABlueDog on 3/9/13 at 4:17 pm|
[quote]Real were so embarrassed by the red card that “a couple of their players did apologise’’. He said: “Cristiano Ronaldo was great. He came into the dressing room after the game and sat with the players. It was good. He said that himself [that United were unlucky]. I don’t think Arbeloa was that...
| Soccer Board|| For You Chelsea Divas...From The Telegraph - GABlueDog on 3/8/13 at 12:56 am|
[quote]It has actually been a pleasing week in Europe for managers deemed surplus to requirements at Chelsea like Jose Mourinho, Carlo Ancelotti and Villas-Boas. A penny for the thoughts of Roman Abramovich.[/quote]
Penny too much IMO.
| Soccer Board|| Fellow Atlanta Footballers...This Should Make You Mad - GABlueDog on 3/7/13 at 3:53 pm|
Today I was listening to the press conference about the just finalized agreement to build a new stadium for the Falcons ($200M from taxpayers, $800M from Falcons). During his statement, Arthur Blank reiterated his interest in MLS. Tony Schiavone, WSB Sports Director, offered this commentary:
| Soccer Board|| Best MLS Match of the Week: Portland-New York Highlights - GABlueDog on 3/5/13 at 3:13 am|
Check out the highlights...very exciting match with good atmosphere.
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7BNNnU3EpjY)]Give it a go[/link]
| Soccer Board|| Cost of New MLS Stadiums - GABlueDog on 2/19/13 at 10:43 pm|
1. Red Bull Arena (2010) - $220M ($235M today)
2. Sporting Park (2011) - $165M ($207M today)
3. Dick's Sporting Goods Park (2007) - $131M ($153M today)
4. PPL Park (2010) - $115M ($129M today)
5. Rio Tinto Stadium (2008) - $112M ($122M today)
6. BBVA Compass Stadium (2012) - $110M ($111M ...
| Tiger Rant|| The Reasons Why I Hope The Cameron Stuff Becomes Reality - GABlueDog on 2/7/13 at 3:21 pm|
The idea of Stud moving on and LSU getting a legit OL coach and OC makes me very happy. I would love for Ensminger to be put in a cab too.
True, Cameron has a couple of glitches on his resume. However, he has some high points as well. The reality is, though, that we do not need for Cameron to ...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Will Lawson Sign With Kentucky? - GABlueDog on 2/7/13 at 12:06 pm|
Apparently he visited. Some cat fans are pumped:
[quote]That’s right, an LSU commit is waiting to sign with LSU because he wants to see UK. This is real life, folks.[/quote]
[quote]Nice to be competing with LSU and Florida for recruits[/quote]
One knowledgable poster stated the facts:
| Tiger Rant|| Chances Les Boots Stud & Hires Real OC? - GABlueDog on 1/3/13 at 2:22 pm|
What are the chances this actually happens?
Not a chance in hell?
I'm going with not a chance in hell.
| Tiger Rant|| Is There Any Chance that Stud Gets Hired As a HC? - GABlueDog on 1/1/13 at 7:07 pm|
That is the only way we get a new OC...Les is not making changes because he thinks the offense is amazing. Florida got rid of Addazio when Temple hired him as HC. Any chance some school like Bowling Green or Ohio hires this fat dumbass away from us?
Moreover, would it matter? Would Les allow t...
| Coaching Changes|| Listened to Petrino on Dan Patrick Today - GABlueDog on 12/11/12 at 1:18 pm|
Petrino sounded humbled...almost medicated.
Still a POS.
Said he received around 10 contacts of varying interest; deciding on Western Kentucky was a family decision; wife and kids liked living in Kentucky, daughter goes to school at Louisville; said he realizes that he made a mistake and accep...
| Coaching Changes|| Thoughts On This Quote From Bielema - GABlueDog on 12/5/12 at 10:24 am|
Last year, when Urban Meyer began work as HC at Ohio State and immediately began aggressively recruiting...including going after other schools' verbally committed recruits...a reporter asked then Wisconsin HC Bielema about the tactics. He responded:
[quote]“I can tell you this,” Bielema, the Wisco...
| Soccer Board|| Which EPL Club Has The Best, Classiest Fans...And Who Has The Worst, Thug POS? - GABlueDog on 12/3/12 at 3:17 pm|
Are they all generally the same with sizable portions of human scum and class? Or do some clubs stand out with exceptional majorities of either?
I will offer an opinion that Everton has the best. Not sure about the worst.
| More Sports Board|| LA Tech AD Speaks - GABlueDog on 12/3/12 at 12:57 pm|
Not sure if these quotes have been posted...not reading the 20-page thread...
[quote]"We wanted a place to play. We've been going to bowl games for several years now and had already been to the Independence Bowl.
"We turned down a bowl in Houston to play in the Independence Bowl (in 2008). After...