| Tiger Rant|| Does anyone have an early A&M line? - JPLSU1981 on 11/11/13 at 11:13 am|
We were discussing on way home from Tuscaloosa....I would expect LSU -2 but not real sure what to expect...
| More Sports Board|| Texas-TCU has resumed on FS2 and FoxSp SW - JPLSU1981 on 10/26/13 at 10:45 pm|
[quote]#TCU players coming out on the field to warm up. #Longhorns and #HornedFrogs expected to resume play between 11 pm and 11:30 pm.
| SEC Rant|| Any chance Tenn hangs with Oregon? - JPLSU1981 on 9/9/13 at 2:32 pm|
I see Tenn is +2500 ML this weekend...thinking of throwing $10 on it.
| Tiger Rant|| LSU up to #8 in both polls - JPLSU1981 on 9/8/13 at 12:18 pm|
LSU hops FSU/Florida/USCe in coaches poll (went from #11 to #8)...LSU hops USCe in AP poll (went from #9 to #8)
[link=(http://sports-ak.espn.go.com/college-football/rankings)]ESPN - all polls[/link]
[b]USA Today Poll [/b]
RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Alabama (58) 1-0 1545
2 Oregon (1) 2-0 1447...
| SEC Rant|| Manny Diaz (question for State fans) - JPLSU1981 on 9/7/13 at 11:43 pm|
What were y'all's thoughts on Diaz? He's quickly becoming the scapegoat at Texas tonight...there was a time when I thought he would have a bright future just based in my perception of what he was doing at State.
Is he a good DC? In over his head at Texas?
I realize Mack brown is the main probl...
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone have "The Tailgater" (Dish satellite/receiver)? - JPLSU1981 on 9/5/13 at 11:02 am|
I ordered it on Amazon yesterday, it's coming in Friday. Anyone have this... any tips/tricks/advice? We've always used over-the-air at the tailgate, this will be our first year with satellite. (I don't have a Dish account yet, calling tomorrow to set it up once I get the equipment). My main concern ...
| More Sports Board|| No Thursday night college football on ESPN this week? - JPLSU1981 on 9/3/13 at 12:15 pm|
Seems weird....when was the last time during the season there wasnt a Thursday night ESPN game?...
| O-T Lounge|| Someone help me find a date - JPLSU1981 on 8/24/13 at 4:42 pm|
I'm having a little dry spell here recently. :(
(And FWIW, when I say "date" I don't mean dinner+movie)...
| O-T Lounge|| When, if ever, was your last visit to Splash? - JPLSU1981 on 8/2/13 at 6:27 pm|
And give details of why you ended up there.
FWIW, my last visit there was after Bama-LSU 2012 to drink the sorrows away....
| Movie/TV Board|| Watched some political movies the last few days - JPLSU1981 on 7/30/13 at 3:52 pm|
Game Change - 2008 Presidential race ObamaVMccain
Recount - 2000 Presidential race BushVGore
Nixon - Watergate/Nixon
Too Big to Fail - the 2008 financial collapse
What are yalls thoughts on the above movies? I enjoyed them all. My least favorite of the four was Game Change ... I thou...
| SEC Rant|| Agree or Disagree? - Remove Bama, and LSU is back-to-back BCS champs - JPLSU1981 on 7/18/13 at 11:11 am|
Obvious hypothetical, but it basically comes down to two games...
1. Would LSU have beaten Oklahoma State in the 2011 BCSCG?
2. Would LSU have beeaten Georgia in the 2012 SECCG?
(in all likelihood LSU - along with about 6 other SEC teams - would have beaten Notre Dame in the 2012 BCSCG)
| Tiger Rant|| LSU football since 2000 - JPLSU1981 on 7/5/13 at 4:28 pm|
Overall record: 133-37 (.782)
SEC Record: 75-29 (.721)
5 BCS appearances
4 BCS wins (Illinois, Oklahoma, Notre Dame, Ohio State)
3 BCSCG appearances
2 BCS titles (Oklahoma, Ohio State)
5 SECCG appearances
4 SEC titles (Tennessee, Georgia, Tennessee, Georgia)
5 SEC West titles
13 bowl appear...
| SEC Rant|| ESPN (Chris Low): SEC records 2010-2012 - JPLSU1981 on 6/26/13 at 12:24 pm|
[quote]SEC three-year records
We’ll start with the Western Division and come back later today with the Eastern Division. Keep in mind that Texas A&M’s overall record only reflects the one season in the SEC, and we’ve only listed the 2012 season under the Aggies’ conference record.
| O-T Lounge|| Did you know it costs $1.4 billion per yr to run the White House? - JPLSU1981 on 6/24/13 at 5:52 pm|
This is not meant to be a Rep vs Dem or bash Obama thread , more of a "holy frick the White House/Presidential expenses are astronomical" thread
[quote]A book about presidential perks recently revealed that taxpayers spend about $1.4 billion paying for the staffing, housing, transportation and ent...
| More Sports Board|| The uncaught third strike in baseball - JPLSU1981 on 6/17/13 at 12:58 pm|
How do you feel about this rule? Personally, I've never liked it. It's been around for as long as I've been a baseball fan, but I often-times find myself wondering who the hell ever came up with it and what purpose that it serves. I've always considered it somewhat unfair and simply strange that a s...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU vs UCLA, Sunday 7pm (ESPN2) - JPLSU1981 on 6/10/13 at 11:25 pm|
[quote]LSU vs UCLA, #ESPN2, 8ET. [/quote]
Official bracket: [link=(http://www.ncaa.com/interactive-bracket/baseball/d1)]LINK[/link]...
| Tiger Rant|| Flashback 2009, Omaha World Herald: "LSU is Omaha's team" - JPLSU1981 on 6/9/13 at 8:48 pm|
Another thread got me digging in some of my saved old newspapers, and took a pic of this article from the Omaha World Herald in 2009:
| SEC Rant|| Did Ron Polk and MissSt ever make up? - JPLSU1981 on 6/9/13 at 8:15 pm|
I remember all the bad blood when Cohen was hired, just curious if Polk ever made up with the AD and whatnot?...
| Tiger Rant|| The Likely Road to Title #7....5 wins away - JPLSU1981 on 6/9/13 at 10:15 am|
Win 1: UCLA
Win 2: UNC/NCSt
Win 3: UCLA/UNC/NCSt
Win 4: Vandy/Louisville/MissSt
Win 5: Vandy/Louisville/MissSt
= Dogpile + New Intimidator
-threw out USC/Rice (down1-0 on the road), FloridaSt (speaks for itself), Virginia/OregonSt (down1-0), and KansasSt/Indiana (will be first-ev...
| Tiger Rant|| Need someone to make a YouTube video - JPLSU1981 on 6/8/13 at 9:15 am|
8th and 9th innings last night
I'm sure i'll want to re-live that at some point in the future..,it wasn't a classic LSU comeback, but the bottom of the 8th was pretty awesome with The Box at its finest)
(The full game can be watched at ESPN3.com and on the WatchESPN app)...
| Tiger Rant|| Premature Omaha Plans. What you got? - JPLSU1981 on 5/29/13 at 11:11 am|
-What day are you going?
-Driving or Flying? (if flying, from/to/price?)
-Where are you staying?..Price per night?
-Have you already bought tix?
I'll go first...
[quote]-Going Sunday June 23 to Thursday June 27
-Driving from BR with 2 other people
-Horseshoe-HiltonGardenInn Council Bl...
| Tiger Rant|| Wanna get pumped for postseason baseball? Watch these. - JPLSU1981 on 5/27/13 at 2:42 pm|
-1996 Miami Championship Game [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJbOyYPr-2E)]LINK[/link]
-2009 Texas Championship Game1 [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVNoTZOmfs0)]LINK[/link]
-2000 Stanford Championship Game [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fYl8HPm1u8)]LINK[/link]
| Tiger Rant|| Video: SEC Tourney Highlights (All 5 LSU games) - JPLSU1981 on 5/27/13 at 1:32 pm|
Arky semifinal: [link=(http://www.secondemand.com/#!/view/video/0b8d3ca0-ed46-48fa-946d-f8f78dfe952d/05-25-2013-LSU-vs-Arkansas-Baseball-H...
| Tiger Rant|| Hell of a gritty tourney for the Tigers - JPLSU1981 on 5/26/13 at 9:23 pm|
I was at the Beau in Biloxi this weekend and another LSU fan said, "they won't win it all because they dont know how to manufacture runs." I said, "Maybe, but they sure know how to win games."
This tournament was an excellent example. We didn't play our best ball by any meAns, especially hitting ...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU's history of dramatic comebacks in huge postseason games - JPLSU1981 on 5/24/13 at 11:11 pm|
Bama comeback was great...after the rhymes DP, I unfortunately turned to my dad in the car and said, "well guess we don't have to worry about driving to Bama Sunday, so in a way that's one less thing to worry about"...(we continued listening though just in case lol, because we've seen it happen with...
| Tiger Rant|| CBS Primtime game: Nov. 9th (likely LSU-Bama) - JPLSU1981 on 5/22/13 at 11:59 am|
CBS has released its 2013 schedule and Nov 9th is the day of the primtime game: [link=(http://www.secdigitalnetwork.com/NEWS/tabid/473/Article/245358/cbs-game-of-week-kicks-off-with-alabama-texas-am.aspx)]Official CBS schedule[/link]
Other SEC games Nov. 9th:
TBD Vanderbilt @ Florida
| SEC Rant|| Bama-A&M kick off CBS schedule at 2:30 (Bama-LSU primtime Nov 9th) - JPLSU1981 on 5/22/13 at 11:47 am|
From the Rant:
"#Alabama at TexasA&M game slated for 3:30 PM ET on Sept 14 to kick off #CBS 2013 CFB schedule" [/quote]
which also leaves the CBS primetime game still TBD. (eta: nevermind, primtime game is Bama-LSU Nov9th)
-also worth noting that I believe this is the earliest i...
| O-T Lounge|| JosABank question - JPLSU1981 on 4/8/13 at 1:57 pm|
Went in Saturday, bought one suit ... there was a Buy1, get second for$99, get third free deal going on, but I didn't want 3 suits. I wanted one suit. They gave me a 20% discount since I wasn't getting the other two suits...Total was $520 ($650 suit - 20% discount).
Anyway, I got on their websit...
| More Sports Board|| Sweet16/Elite8 in Vegas - JPLSU1981 on 3/19/13 at 11:32 am|
Anyone got any good recommendations for a sportsbook? I've been to many of the Vegas sportsbooks, but never during a busy time like March Madness when many of them have $$ per person minimums to spend on food/drink.
Lagasse's has a $200 per person minimum, which I don't think we'd hit in the 2-3 ...
| O-T Lounge|| $175,000 Mattress - JPLSU1981 on 3/19/13 at 11:13 am|
[quote]British mattress manufacturer Savoir Beds this week is launching a limited edition "Royal Bed" with a $175,000 price tag at Kensington Palace in London.
Each mattress will require more tha...