| Tiger Rant|| re: DJ Welter vs. Younger LB's: What is he bringing to the table again? - lob1284 on 8/21/14 at 10:10 pm|
To answer the question, its experience and presumably knowing the defense. But to your point, he won't play in the NFL, while his backup barring injury will. If beckwith proves his knowledge and command of the defense are on par then I imagine he will become the starter, hopefully this year.
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU Football Scrimmage 8/16: Updated post scrimmage - lob1284 on 8/16/14 at 12:49 pm|
[quote]Fournette is ridiculous. Believe the hype [/quote]
Honest opinion BilJ, assuming Magee starts the opener, how long into the season before Fournette is getting the bulk of the carries?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Ex-Alabama OT Cyrus Kouandijo is struggling in Bills training camp - lob1284 on 8/13/14 at 8:09 pm|
He has no knees left, he was a beast before last year he just can't move anymore...
| More Sports Board|| re: LeBron is on a new diet and has lost significant weight this summer. - lob1284 on 8/5/14 at 2:53 pm|
[quote]Memo to sports "journalist":
Baseball season is heading towards the playoffs, football season starts in 3 weeks. Please get off LeBron's nut's about carbs and write something someone gives a shite about[/quote]
Windhorst is a basketball writer...
| More Sports Board|| re: Will Jameis Winston be taken first overall? - lob1284 on 8/5/14 at 9:15 am|
I don't think he's nearly as dumb as yal think, although I agree he sounds dumb in several interviews. Jimbo points to his intelligence as the main reason he's so good, he wouldn't just say that about anyone. I bet he goes 1st overall....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Tiger Stadium Construction Update 07/30/14 - lob1284 on 7/30/14 at 1:53 pm|
People sound really dumb bitching about the carpet. Ever been in a casino? or the westside stadium club? or the club level of any arena or NFL stadium? This is about as standard as it gets.
High traffic carpet is inherently kind of tacky looking, but now that the other finishes are coming togeth...
| More Sports Board|| re: Cowboys T Tyron Smith signs 8 year $98 million extension - lob1284 on 7/30/14 at 1:42 pm|
He's also extremely young. This deal isn't really bad, he projects to be a top 2-3 LT in the league over the next decade....
| More Sports Board|| re: Cowboys T Tyron Smith signs 8 year $98 million extension - lob1284 on 7/30/14 at 1:30 pm|
[quote]Is it bad that I've never heard of this guy?[/quote]
Not necessarily bad, just means you don't follow the NFL that closely....
| More Sports Board|| re: Daily "What is Joel Embiid up to on twitter?" update - lob1284 on 7/28/14 at 10:51 pm|
:lol: I can't post pics right now but someone needs to post his new twitter pic too...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Ivar's just posted on FB that they are closing the bar? - lob1284 on 7/28/14 at 2:24 pm|
[quote]Longtime bartender. Owned a yogurt place, always wanted to run a bar. All I can say[/quote]
I think its worth noting that he owned a yogurt place that closed down, moved, and closed down again. He's "entrepreneurial", just not that good at it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Dan Bilzerian interview today on Howard Stern - lob1284 on 7/22/14 at 4:48 pm|
[quote]He has money, but dont kid yourself, the twitter, instagram, etc. are a marketing ploy.[/quote]
I follow him on instagram and that's the impression I get. I'm just curious how this OT dream lifestyle with regards to women actually works. Like after he takes the pic with 8 half naked chicks...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Is Lsu just screwing with people heads when it comes to painting tiger stadium? - lob1284 on 7/21/14 at 10:36 am|
[quote]So you want the top sections to be made out of concrete versus a beautiful, top notch natural stone? Neat.[/quote]
Reading comprehension man... All the buildings on the top should look the same. The 2 on the left have a lighter plaster while the other four adjacent buildings have the darke...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Is Lsu just screwing with people heads when it comes to painting tiger stadium? - lob1284 on 7/21/14 at 9:57 am|
I actually agree with the OP. Overall I think the additional looks great, but seems like a no brainer that all the buildings on top would have the same finish or at least be the same color....
| More Sports Board|| re: NBA Summer League Tournament (Las Vegas) - lob1284 on 7/17/14 at 1:31 pm|
[quote]Stauskas's career looking like? Peja? Reddick? [/quote]
He's a lot more athletic and versatile than either. He actually has PG skills with vision and driving ability. I would say he's more like Ginobili as far as having an all around offensive game. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Stadium Expansion Photos (7/6) - lob1284 on 7/7/14 at 8:53 pm|
I thought the 4 "Lego" boxes closest to the west side would get a lighter plaster like finish to match the two in the southeast corner, but appears that isn't happening. This is the only thing I don't get. I mean the boxes are what they are but they should all at least be the same color and finish....
| More Sports Board|| re: The Phoenix Suns are prepared to pursue both Melo & Lebron - lob1284 on 6/29/14 at 5:49 pm|
Bron and Bledsoe are boys....
| More Sports Board|| re: Is Golden State really this stupid? - lob1284 on 6/22/14 at 9:53 pm|
What exactly has Love proven to this point that makes him a must get other than stats?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 30 minute leg workout - lob1284 on 6/18/14 at 7:17 pm|
Anyone here incorporate pause squats into their routine? Curious if there are benefits, and what's a good rep range....
| More Sports Board|| re: Red Lightning taken out at FSU practice - lob1284 on 6/13/14 at 4:30 pm|
I doubt that's an FSU practice, looks like a summer camp. Those are probably high school players and recruits....
| More Sports Board|| re: LeGoat's NBA Finals record about to be 2-3 - lob1284 on 6/13/14 at 8:30 am|
[quote]Agreed. Even if he "took over" the last two games, he wasn't closing a 20-point gap by himself. [/quote]
He actually did, scored 19 in 3rd quarter on 7-8 shooting and the Heat still lost by 5 in the quarter....
| More Sports Board|| re: Why wasn't LeBron getting treatment on the bench? - lob1284 on 6/6/14 at 8:23 am|
I had 2 observations about the cramping episode. The massage or stretching part of it is one thing, I just found it odd that he wasn't even drinking fluids the majority of the time they showed him on the bench.
The other thing was his face looked really swollen, not sure if this is a side effect ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Looking to buy a new mattress - lob1284 on 5/29/14 at 8:41 am|
Let me clarify, I don't mind spending a lot if it's worth it. Looking for the best value. I don't really know much about mattresses which is why I started the thread. If I'm just paying premium for a well known name when there are equal products for less, that's what I'm looking to find out....
| O-T Lounge|| Looking to buy a new mattress - lob1284 on 5/29/14 at 8:30 am|
Anyone buy a mattress in the last year or two? Looking for comfort for best value (obviously). I don't feel like spending 3 grand on something if I can get something close to equal for $500-600 on Overstock.
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone subscribe to workout/fitness YouTube channels? - lob1284 on 5/16/14 at 9:31 pm|
I started following Elliott Hulse on twitter recently and enjoy most of his content. He's out there at times (some of his philosophical stuff) but his workout vids are good, comes from a strongman/athletic background.
Curious if there are some other good ones yal keep up with....
| More Sports Board|| re: 2014 NBA Playoffs: Houston (4) @ Portland (5) | Game 6 | 9:30 p.m. Fri. | ESPN - lob1284 on 4/27/14 at 8:51 pm|
Serious question, is there a difference between having flu like symptoms and having the actual flu? I feel like a basketball player has never had the flu, just symptoms....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What earbuds do you use to workout? - lob1284 on 4/22/14 at 10:20 am|
Current ones I use are the set that came with my iPhone, they are falling apart. The light gray rubber ring around them is peeling off, and one of them sounds a little fuzzy, I'm guessing the sweat is taking effect. This is the 2nd pair of iPhone earbuds I've basically ruined over time. They work OK...
| O-T Lounge|| What earbuds do you use to workout? - lob1284 on 4/22/14 at 9:57 am|
Need to get a new pair soon, my current set is in bad shape. I looked at BestBuy online and there was much more variety than expected. Don't mind paying, but still want a good value. Want something that stays in my ears, drives me nuts when they fall out. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Official NHL regular season thread - lob1284 on 4/11/14 at 10:54 am|
I was at nationwide last Friday when CBJ played the Blackhawks. It was an awesome game but they gave up the losing goal with like 3 seconds left. Also the arena was like 40% Chicago fans which was ridiculous :lol:...
| More Sports Board|| re: UK fans and NBA draft gurus, how many does UK lose? - lob1284 on 4/8/14 at 10:44 am|
[quote]Incoming PG is only 5'9[/quote]
He's way different than the typical PG that Cal recruits. He's a penetrate and kick guy who can get in the lane at will and rack up assists. Honestly a guy like that with the talent on the wings that UK recruits scares me more than a Harrison, Wall, Rose, or...
| More Sports Board|| re: Kevin Ollie is not overrated - lob1284 on 4/7/14 at 10:24 pm|
I wouldn't say he sucked as an nba player, he had a long career. He was a role player, unless every role player sucks. He wasn't even drafted....