| More Sports Board|| How did Tennessee not go undefeated last year? - Tiger1242 on 3/4/14 at 3:04 pm|
Their defense must have been awful
[quote]ESPN - Tennessee WR Alton Howard taking leave of absence from team; had 44 catches, 388 TDs as soph. last year [/quote]...
| Pelicans Talk|| AD status? - Tiger1242 on 2/26/14 at 8:41 pm|
I'm at the game and he just walked to the bench wearing warm ups and what looked like an ice pack on his side. Any injury news?...
| More Sports Board|| Is a punter the least pressure filled position in sports? - Tiger1242 on 2/26/14 at 1:24 pm|
I mean when you think of what's the worst thing you could do as a punter? Give them good field position? Yea that's not wanted but compare that to what the worst case is for other positions in sports.
If it gets blocked or returned it's generally not looked at as your fault, and your team is giving...
| Movie/TV Board|| Rust Cohles OkCupid Profile - Tiger1242 on 2/26/14 at 1:13 pm|
I couldn't get the picture to show up so hit the link
| Movie/TV Board|| Did anybody watch "Mind Games" tonight? - Tiger1242 on 2/25/14 at 10:52 pm|
[quote]Centers on the complicated relationship between the Edwards brothers: Clark, a bipolar genius in human psychology, and Ross, a slick ex-con, who solve their clients' problems using the real science of human motivation and manipulation.[/quote]
It was ok, I'll watch a few more episodes to see...
| O-T Lounge|| How would we perceive WWII if the Axis had won? - Tiger1242 on 2/25/14 at 10:07 pm|
I was thinking about this today because I've been watching Band of Brothers. We all know history is written by the victors, the Axis are basically considered evil now.
Obviously the Holocaust was horrible and Hitler was a terrible person regardless of the outcome. But if the Axis had won how wou...
| O-T Lounge|| What is Katrina Bowdens OT rating? NSFW - Tiger1242 on 2/20/14 at 11:19 pm|
I'm watching 30 Rock re runs, she's so hot
| Tiger Rant|| Saying Tigers as "Tigahs" is dumb, and typing it is even worse - Tiger1242 on 2/19/14 at 12:52 pm|
I feel dirty just typing it for this thread, you should all stop doing it...
| More Sports Board|| How would you feel about a Match Play tournament for the Fed Ex Cup (Golf) - Tiger1242 on 2/19/14 at 11:27 am|
Right now the Fed Ex Cup just isn't as big of a deal as it could be. Would this set up make it better, I think this would be awesome
They still qualify the same way, get the top 128 to qualify instead of top 125
The Barclays stays the same, dwindles the field from top 128 to ...
| More Sports Board|| Is there an Accenture Match play TD contest? - Tiger1242 on 2/19/14 at 12:07 am|
Bracket pick-em contest or something?...
| Tiger Rant|| How is there no GeauxZone app? - Tiger1242 on 2/15/14 at 1:59 pm|
I'd pay like $10 for that thing right now, how do they not have one?...
| Tiger Rant|| Anyway to listen to radio on phone? - Tiger1242 on 2/15/14 at 11:32 am|
Is there an app or something for LSU sports on an IPhone? Geaux zone or something I could download?...
| More Sports Board|| Look to a pitcher's mechanics to help you with your golf swing - Tiger1242 on 2/14/14 at 8:31 pm|
Cool article, might help explain why I picked up golf so much easier than most of my friends after baseball, I was a pitcher.
I never really thought about it but a lot of the leg motions are si...
| Movie/TV Board|| So is the Wizard of Oz just a dream of Dorothy's? - Tiger1242 on 2/10/14 at 2:53 pm|
I'm talking about the movie, I know it is not a dream in the book. ...
| More Sports Board|| Google Autocomplete map for Colleges and their sports team - Tiger1242 on 2/10/14 at 11:08 am|
A few of my favorites
[quote]LSU is [b]GOING TO BEAT BAMA[/b][/quote]
[quote]Bama fans are [b]SORE LOSERS[/b][/quot...
| Olympics Board|| What's the tape delay for prime time coverage? - Tiger1242 on 2/6/14 at 9:38 am|
Anybody know? I'm assuming it's not live...
| Tiger Rant|| Would LSU ever consider playing a good team, or an SEC game for Homecoming? - Tiger1242 on 2/4/14 at 8:25 am|
Or would any college for that matter.
As an out of state Alum I would like to come back for homecoming festivities, but if I'm coming in for a game I would much rather it be a big game and not East Directional University. Do you think LSU or any other school would consider this? Or do the coaches...
| O-T Lounge|| Man unknowingly reunited with people he rescued from a Nazi death camp - Tiger1242 on 2/3/14 at 7:03 pm|
This is amazing, I can't imagine what that must feel like for him and the survivors
This is way old so I'm sure it's already been posted but IDGAF it's worth watching again and again
| O-T Lounge|| Anybody not go to or host a Super Bowl party? - Tiger1242 on 2/2/14 at 9:57 am|
This will be the first Super Bowl that I'm not going to any kind of party. Just me, a glass of scotch, and my SO watching the game. I feel a little bit like a loser but I think it might be kind of nice ...
| More Sports Board|| Why do groups of old men walking never let you play through (golf) - Tiger1242 on 1/31/14 at 8:49 am|
It's like a point of pride for them I swear. I get out at 8am to get a round in before work today by myself. There's a group of 4 old men walking and they just will not let me through. Pisses me off...
| Movie/TV Board|| Is this new series "Intelligence" basically the more serious version of "Chuck"? - Tiger1242 on 1/29/14 at 10:37 am|
Seems like it to me
Government downloads some super chip in a guy, gives him intel and awesome skills, everybody wants it......
| More Sports Board|| Hard Work, Determination, and Learned Skill vs. Genetics in pro sports - Tiger1242 on 1/29/14 at 10:16 am|
What is the ratio of making it because you work hard and developing learned elite skills, and having the right genetics and being blessed with inherent skill
Obviously in every sport it's different, I will give my opinion on the 3 I am most knowledgeable about.
| More Sports Board|| Who was the most well rounded athlete to play a professional sport? - Tiger1242 on 1/27/14 at 10:45 am|
My vote goes to Dave Winnfield
[quote]He earned a full baseball scholarship to the University of Minnesota in 1969, where he starred in baseball and basketball for the Golden Gophers. His college baseball coach was former MLB player Dick Siebert, and his basketball coach was Bill Musselman (who w...
| Movie/TV Board|| Would you have watched a prequel to "Gone in Sixty Seconds"? - Tiger1242 on 1/26/14 at 8:44 pm|
I sure as hell would have, I love that movie and a prequel could've been great.
Memphis Raines in his heyday would've been awesome to see. And I would be interested to see how he got out/how all his other crew ended up where they did. ...
| Tiger Rant|| Who's the best proffessional baseball player to come out of LSU? - Tiger1242 on 1/24/14 at 6:24 pm|
I had a Texas buddy of mine ask me this and I had a hard time coming up with an answer besides Todd Walker....
| Movie/TV Board|| Looking for a new series on Netflix - Tiger1242 on 1/22/14 at 9:24 pm|
Anything really obvious I have probably seen
First season of Heroes
I've seen some of Psych, will watch eventually but don't want to right now.
Suggestions? Needs to be on Netflix...
| O-T Lounge|| Police mugshots from the 1920's - Tiger1242 on 1/22/14 at 6:35 pm|
I wish people still dressed like this
Here are a few
| Movie/TV Board|| Those of you that have seen "Blackfish", here is Sea Worlds response - Tiger1242 on 1/21/14 at 10:03 am|
Basically a they're saying the whole thing is BS animal rights propaganda and most of their facts are untrue and/or way exaggerated. They say the way they depict th...
| O-T Lounge|| Replacing spark plugs on a truck - Tiger1242 on 1/20/14 at 4:23 pm|
Is it difficult? I've got a 2000 Tundra and a very limited knowledge of engines. I see where they are, and they are easy to access. I've got the new plugs, they are platinum and pre gapped.
Is it just as simple as moving the ignition coil, unscrewing the old plugs and putting in the new? Any tip...
| Movie/TV Board|| "Million Dollar Arm" starring Jon Hamm - Tiger1242 on 1/16/14 at 10:33 am|
It looks like it could be pretty good. I'm a sucker for feel good sports movies, and I love baseball so I'll see it.
The only issue is that it says based off a true story. As closely as I follow the MLB and this is the first I'v...