| More Sports Board|| re: Article: The last days of football - jonboy on 2/1/15 at 8:58 am|
Leather helments and softer shoulder pads would end all this concussion business.
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: 2012 Recruiting Class - jonboy on 1/31/15 at 6:32 pm|
There has been a stretch classes that appear to have been full of homeruns or strike outs. JMO, some coaches have not been pulling their weight or the staff was being blinded looking for another TM7 type 'diamond in the rough'....
| More Sports Board|| re: Article: The last days of football - jonboy on 1/31/15 at 5:41 pm|
[quote]Football won't go away in the forseeable future, but it could become like boxing, a slightly disreputable niche sport that civilized people don't pay attention to.[/quote]
So basically pro football in the 30's, 40's & part of the 50's?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why do women like dancing so fricking much ? - jonboy on 1/30/15 at 8:51 pm|
.....makes em horny....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Just thought it was a great story guys - jonboy on 1/28/15 at 7:49 pm|
Players get ignored all the time. [/quote]
I know nothing about the kid but what i found doing quick search . Being ignored is an understatement. Its a bit bizarre....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Just thought it was a great story guys - jonboy on 1/28/15 at 6:25 pm|
I've tried analyzing this from multiple perspectives but it doesn't add up. Stats alone should have gotten him a "non-committable" offer....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Fr. Than Vu, former LSU chaplain, has passed away - jonboy on 1/28/15 at 8:16 am|
I remember him....good priest. The thanks for posting this....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Will Brossette make an announcement before signing day? - jonboy on 1/27/15 at 7:01 pm|
[quote]An A&M degree is more marketable than LSUs nationally for most employers[/quote]
Maybe...but after meeting a few Aggies I have to wonder if they just give out degrees to any buffoon who can get in.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Could aTm get in trouble with Chavis - jonboy on 1/24/15 at 12:48 pm|
There is definitely something strange about this entire episode. We ended up better off in the end but something doesn't seem right....
| Tiger Rant|| re: I honestly think Leonard Fournette can win the Heisman if we feed him enough.. - jonboy on 1/20/15 at 7:37 pm|
[quote]I honestly think Leonard Fournette can win the Heisman if we feed him enough..[/quote]
I'm sure he gets fed enough....
| Money Talk|| re: World’s Largest Traders Use Offshore Supertankers to Store Oil (WSJ) - jonboy on 1/20/15 at 10:33 am|
[quote]I guess I don't understand how manning and renting a supertanker is economically viable?[/quote]
Money made on oil sale minus cost of renting supertanker divided by length of contract. ...
| Money Talk|| re: World’s Largest Traders Use Offshore Supertankers to Store Oil (WSJ) - jonboy on 1/20/15 at 12:21 am|
A lot of profits evaporating in those tankers....
| Tiger Rant|| re: CB Rashard Robinson & FB Melvin Jones no longer at LSU. - jonboy on 1/18/15 at 9:37 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Former Tiger - Delvin Breaux - CB - jonboy on 1/18/15 at 7:56 am|
[quote]I've honestly never heard of this guy[/quote]
He used to post here....he loves LSU. I hope it works out for him....
| Political Talk|| re: Allen West: Al Sharpton Says Oscars are ‘Too White.’ I Say the NBA is ‘Too Black - jonboy on 1/17/15 at 11:03 pm|
Who does the shot clock benefit?
I keed, I keed. ...
| Coaching Changes|| re: When the dust settles do you keep up with coaching moves? - jonboy on 1/17/15 at 9:51 pm|
[quote]I'm interested to see how Chris Petersen works out at Washington. [/quote]
Me too. Replicating success like he had at Boise is going to be a serious challenge....
| Tiger Rant|| re: when was the last time you were in "awe" of chavis's scheme..??? - jonboy on 1/17/15 at 1:56 pm|
[quote]The defense hasn't been the sole earner of wins as many would have you believe. [/quote]
I've been saying this for years. There were a bunch of "almost" losses that were on the defense too. ...
| Coaching Changes|| When the dust settles do you keep up with coaching moves? - jonboy on 1/17/15 at 1:50 pm|
Does anyone else do this? I always like to follow certain moves to see who is successful & who isn't. In the past I've kept up with Mike Leach at WSU, Taggert at South Florida & Strong at Texas. No serious analysis just wins and losses.
This year I'll probably keep up with Mike Riley at Nebraska a...
| Money Talk|| re: Ok MT, how would you handle this situation?re: layoffs - jonboy on 1/16/15 at 9:59 am|
[quote]Do you personally oversee the maintenance of the truck? When cash gets tight, maintenance is one of the things companies reduce spending on. You might get a deal, and have something blow up in a month.[/quote]
For all practical purposes, the truck is mine with someone else paying the gas, ...
| Money Talk|| re: Ok MT, how would you handle this situation?re: layoffs - jonboy on 1/16/15 at 9:55 am|
[quote]Why can't you drive the van if you get laid off?[/quote]
The logistics of three kids would make it nearly impossible on a day to day basis.
[quote]the last thing you need to be doing right now is buying a vehicle if you don't have 3-6 months of expenses in an emergency fund.[/quote]