| Soccer Board|| FIFA Election - 5/29 ***Blatter Re-Elected*** - NOTORlOUSD on 5/28/15 at 11:46 pm|
[link=(http://www.bbc.com/sport/0/football/32925307)]Here's an explanation of the election process from BBC:[/link] [quote]Each of Fifa's 209 member national associations gets one vote - so the likes of footballing minnows American Samoa have just as much of a say as nations such as England. It ...View Topic - Replies (3)
| More Sports|| White Sox vs Royals Brawl - NOTORlOUSD on 4/23/15 at 10:51 pm|
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=onABSb-pxM8&feature=youtu.be)]Here's the video.[/link] [link=(http://www.cbssports.com/mlb/eye-on-baseball/25161264/white-sox-and-royals-fight-after-yordano-ventura-adam-eaton-staredown)]There's a better video embedded on this page.[/link] 5 players were ej...View Topic - Replies (14)
| Soccer Board|| The Original Dos A Cero - 1991 Gold Cup Semifinal - NOTORlOUSD on 4/15/15 at 10:46 pm|
The US beat Mexico 2-0 in the semifinals of the inaugural Gold Cup. The game was played on July 5, 1991 in Los Angeles Coliseum. It marked a turning point in the series because Mexico had the edge 23-2-4 going in and we've had the edge 17-10-9 since that day. :usa: [link=(http://www.ussoccer.co...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Music Board|| Songs that Don't Fit a Category - NOTORlOUSD on 4/10/15 at 5:35 pm|
I had a conversation with a friend recently about songs that don't fit into a particular category of music (I listed a few below). I think of it as the musical equivalent of free verse in poetry. Some are a mix of styles and some are closer to spoken word. My questions for the Music Board are: A...
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| More Sports|| Best College Hoops Teams if Everyone Stayed 4 Years - NOTORlOUSD on 4/8/15 at 9:00 pm|
What would the best college basketball teams look like if everyone stayed all four years? I've done this several times before, but this year's UK and Duke teams both stack up with some of the best in history. Here they are compared to some of the great ones from the past: 2015 UK (take your pic...View Topic - Replies (16)
| More Sports|| Kentucky's Starting Five vs Past NCAA Champs - NOTORlOUSD on 3/27/15 at 8:27 am|
How do you think this year's UK team compares with past college champs? They would probably take anyone since the UCLA teams of the '70s on depth, but I think there are some starting fives that were just as good. I made this list of some that would be in the mix (draft picks in parenthesis), but t...View Topic - Replies (13)
| Soccer Board|| TD Soccer Board's Reactions to USA Goals - NOTORlOUSD on 3/8/15 at 8:44 pm|
Here are all the TD Soccer Board's reactions to USA goals in one place. If you ever want to find this thread, google search "USA>Mexico site:tigerdroppings.com" :usa: [i]I'm gradually populating this list - more links to come.[/i] 6/16/14 - Ghana 1, USA 2 - WC Group Stage: [link=(http://www.e...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Fark Board|| Fark Request: Les Miles riding Katy Perry's Lion into Tiger Stadium - NOTORlOUSD on 2/3/15 at 6:48 am|
[link=(http://www.reddit.com/r/mildlyinteresting/comments/2ulbvr/i_saw_katy_perrys_the_more_you_know_halftime_star/co9irts?context=3)]Someone on Reddit[/link] claims that an SEC school bought the lion from the Super Bowl Halftime Show. I want to picture what Les Miles would look like riding it into...
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| SEC Rant|| Nick Marshall vs Michael Vick - College Stats - NOTORlOUSD on 1/21/15 at 7:54 am|
I heard someone mention that Nick Marshall had better stats than Michael Vick in college, so I decided to look it up. I also threw in Russell Wilson and Pat White for comparison. Here are their CFB-reference pages: [link=(http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/players/nick-marshall-2.html)]Marshall[/...
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| More Sports|| Lawrence Tynes Trolls the Patriots - NOTORlOUSD on 1/19/15 at 6:56 am|
[link=(http://fansided.com/2015/01/18/giants-kicker-lawrence-tynes-trolls-patriots-twitter/)]Posted on Fansided[/link] [quote]@lt4kicks: The Pats have learned to celebrate the hell out of those AFC Championships because the know what comes 2 weeks later. #0-2inGlendale[/quote] :bow: :lol:...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Soccer Board|| Dynamo Season Ticket Holders - NOTORlOUSD on 1/18/15 at 12:25 pm|
I'm looking at buying a Houston Dynamo ticket package this season and have a few questions for the Soccer Board: -Who has season tickets? -What sections are the best? (something in between the ultras and the corporate crowd) -How much does an average single-game ticket cost on Stubhub? How about...View Topic - Replies (2)
| More Sports|| Tons of FGs off the Post - NOTORlOUSD on 1/2/15 at 9:48 pm|
I've seen four FGs hit the post in the last two days. Is something in the air? :dunno: :lol: Auburn vs Wisconsin in OT FSU vs Oregon just before half Kansas St vs UCLA (went in) Washington vs Okie St just now...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Soccer Board|| Messi on Japanese Game Show - NOTORlOUSD on 1/2/15 at 6:13 pm|
How many people in the world can pull this off? [link=(http://youtu.be/cedNyPE_K-s?t=1m32s)]Messi on a Japanese Game Show[/link] Edit: I fixed the link to start at the right time....View Topic - Replies (2)
| SEC Rant|| Out-of-Division Win %: SEC West - 93%, all others below 74% - NOTORlOUSD on 11/25/14 at 6:38 pm|
[link=(http://www.reddit.com/r/CFB/comments/2nf4oq/outofdivision_records_for_every_p5_divsion/)]Also posted on Reddit[/link]. I found the out-of-division records for every P5 team and calculated the win %s for every conference. The SEC West is 39-3 (93%) and the second-place Pac-10 South is 29-10 ...
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| More Sports|| New Sagarin Rankings - NOTORlOUSD on 11/16/14 at 10:28 am|
[link=(http://www.usatoday.com/sports/ncaaf/sagarin/)]Here's the link.[/link] It's crazy to see LSU ranked ahead of FSU and some of the other divergents in there, but it's clearly more of a "who would win on a neutral field?" ranking than a "who deserves this more?" ranking. LSU surely got a bump ...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Tiger Rant|| LSU-Miss St 2014 vs LSU-Auburn 2013 - NOTORlOUSD on 9/21/14 at 11:25 am|
Maybe LSU fans will disagree, but the game last night reminded me of the LSU-Auburn game last year. One team got up big and the other team scored a bunch in the second half and nearly came back. Auburn won nine in a row after that game....
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| Soccer Board|| USWNT 4, Switzerland 1 - FT; Live stream on USSoccer.com - NOTORlOUSD on 8/20/14 at 6:19 pm|
Here's the lineup. :usa: [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7gMS6hVVJQ)]Link to live stream.[/link] [img]https://scontent-b-atl.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/t31.0-8/10001222_10152530898153941_1457514910205754250_o.jpg[/img]...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Tiger Rant|| Bobby Bowden says Baton Rouge was his favorite road trip - NOTORlOUSD on 8/19/14 at 10:13 am|
I don't usually venture to the Tiger Rant :speechless:, but I thought this link would be appreciated. [link=(http://www.reddit.com/r/CFB/comments/2dyxft/im_bobby_bowden_former_fsu_head_coach_dadgummit/)]Bobby Bowden did an AMA ("Ask Me Anything)[/link] on r/cfb this morning and someone asked him "Wh...
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| Soccer Board|| Best Countries by Position - NOTORlOUSD on 6/18/14 at 11:59 am|
The "best back four" conversation in the game thread got me thinking, what countries are really strong at one group of positions? For example, US goalkeepers or Serbian defenders....View Topic - Replies (6)
| Soccer Board|| My hero of the game...Fabian Johnson! - NOTORlOUSD on 6/16/14 at 8:54 pm|
His hustle forced the corner kick that resulted in the winning goal. [link=(https://vine.co/v/MII2L2ODBT6)]Here is the video.[/link] :bow: [img]http://www4.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/Fabian+Johnson+Azerbaijan+v+United+States+qeJ_0nCcXr_l.jpg[/img] ...View Topic - Replies (2)