| SEC Rant|| re: ESPN's Trevor Matich on Mizzou - Dinkle on 12/3/13 at 8:22 pm|
He should have mentioned that with their starting QB not out hurt, they would not have been in OT to begin with. ...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: DT Recruits - Dinkle on 12/2/13 at 8:51 pm|
[quote]Still recruiting Valentine and McDowell.[/quote]
McDowell is the real deal. He can easily put on 40+ pounds and not lose a step. Extremely athletic and appears hungry. Once he realizes he can't take plays off in college he can be dominant. I personally think he's the most underrated prospe...
| More Sports Board|| re: USA today updated heisman poll - Dinkle on 12/2/13 at 8:31 pm|
[quote]Last year's Orange Bowl should have told the voters that.
I didn't realize N. Illinois' O Line, Receivers, and RBs were as talented as FSUs defenders. Since Lynch had equal talent around him I guess he should have had a better game. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: LSU fans pulling for Bama in the Iron Bowl? - Dinkle on 11/29/13 at 12:38 pm|
[quote] I would rather not have LSU trash jumping on the winners' bandwagon.[/quote]
No need to worry. They're already on Saints bandwagon now. Then they jump back on LSU when we lose less than two games in a given year. :lol:...
| SEC Rant|| re: SEC after Saban - Dinkle on 11/29/13 at 11:39 am|
Agreed. Bama is still Bama. What we're experiencing now is the perfect storm: great historically successful program and one of greatest coaches in college fb history.
| More Sports Board|| re: Official LHSAA football Semi/Quarterfinals - updated with CapPreps projections - Dinkle on 11/26/13 at 9:46 pm|
Without Destrehan's forfeit they more than likely would not be on same side of bracket with Barbe and Acadiana....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Official "Tradition Matters" results thread - Dinkle on 11/24/13 at 3:16 pm|
I hope they keep playing all these songs. It has been so long, I forgot how much of a difference they make to the crowd noise, involvement etc.
The stadium was rocking for first time in a while. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Cautionary note to the "Fire Les" crowd - Dinkle on 11/24/13 at 9:57 am|
[quote]I'm not a Miles hater, but to say you would take him over Sean P is ludicrous!!!!!![/quote]
Les would probably do pretty good with Drew at QB too. Just saying. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Better Win? LSUs blowout of Auburn or blowout of A&M? - Dinkle on 11/24/13 at 7:32 am|
[quote]Better loss, Georgia, Ole Miss, or Alabama?[/quote
D. None of the Above...
| SEC Rant|| re: The SEC is the home of white people taking in black football players - Dinkle on 11/9/13 at 10:43 am|
[quote]that would be a valid question if the guy wasn't the kid's coach.[/quote]
I was referring to all the cases more than just this particular one. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: The SEC is the home of white people taking in black football players - Dinkle on 11/9/13 at 10:40 am|
Although its a nice and christian gesture, I can't help wondering would they have done so with a black trumpet player in the local high school band....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Anybody see any good signs on Gameday? - Dinkle on 11/9/13 at 9:44 am|
"Tuck Fexas" wasn't bad...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Stanford Offense - Dinkle on 11/8/13 at 9:00 pm|
[quote]In the SEC it's not that simple. Balance is a must.
This X 1,000,000...
| Tiger Rant|| re: When we beat Bama - Dinkle on 11/1/13 at 8:13 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: When we beat Bama - Dinkle on 11/1/13 at 1:54 pm|
If we beat Bama, I will feel like an old Tulane fan. If they went 1-10 but beat LSU, they considered it a successful season. I would hope that we aspire to more than just beating one team. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: In a rebuilding year, we have lost two games by a total of 6 PTS. - Dinkle on 10/27/13 at 9:12 am|
[quote]Dude, we lost numerous defense starters to the NFL. This is rebuilding.[/quote]
If our defensive woes are due to loss of some many NFL players, then someone should explain how Ole Miss, Arkansas, and Clemson lit our D up at the end of last year. It seems as if the decline started before we...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Seriously though....what's it going to take to get Welter benched? - Dinkle on 10/27/13 at 9:02 am|
People around here are so busy watching Welter, they don't notice the piss poor play going on around him. Sorry, but if Welter's play was our only problem on D, we wouldn't be getting owned by medium to top level level offenses. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: I saw who Sam was for Mizzou - Dinkle on 10/27/13 at 12:22 am|
Congrats Gamecocks for beating Mizzou with their 2nd string QB. Kudos to Mauk but Franklin converts those FGs to TDs and the game's not even close, much less OT. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Didn't get to see the game, just highlights, but did Odell get replaced at PR? - Dinkle on 10/27/13 at 12:19 am|
I don't understand this. Miles has an admitted zero tolerance policy when it comes to fumbles (see Jeremy Hill vs. Ole Miss) yet Beckham continues t return punts while committing this "crime" repeatedly. I know, I know, it's against Rant rules to ever have the audacity to ever even think about sayin...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anyone know anything about a accident on central thruway yesterday? - Dinkle on 10/17/13 at 8:00 pm|
My wife saw a man hit a telephone pole. He got out of his car, stumbled a bit then fell to the ground. Others were getting out of their cars to help. That's all she saw....
| SEC Rant|| re: Saban: I want a 9-game SEC schedule, 60-70 team Division I - Dinkle on 10/17/13 at 7:57 pm|
I agree with both but not one without the other. That way other conferences not as deep as SEC would have to play tougher teams out of conference to offset fact that their conference is weaker/not as deep. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: According to Finebaum - Dinkle on 10/17/13 at 7:40 pm|
[quote]then beat and pound on them til they wear out on defense.[/quote]
While most people discuss the OU offense when predicting whether they can beat Bama, it's the Tide's ability to control the ball against the Duck D that is the difference. While Oregon's O is indisputably great, they can't d...
| Tiger Rant|| re: This Tiger Stadium problem was years in the making (long) - Dinkle on 10/13/13 at 5:47 pm|
CBS timeouts are ridiculous both in length and in number.
For some reason, it seems they last twice as long sitting in the stadium than when you're at home.
| SEC Rant|| re: Davis > Gurley > Hill - Dinkle on 9/29/13 at 2:47 pm|
Davis doesn't have Mettenberger and Murray as QB. Gurley and Hill are great but it would be fun to watch what Davis could do on the ground with those passing threats to open running lanes for him. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Who in your opinion is the best WR in the SEC? - Dinkle on 9/29/13 at 10:00 am|
[quote]Evans but Landry is a VERY close 2nd[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: EBR Sheriff's Deputy Dead after Crash - Dinkle on 9/27/13 at 8:37 pm|
In front of Hampton Village on Joor Rd. I saw a body covered on the road. One of the officers there said he was turning around to pursue a speeding car and hit a green Ford Escape coming in the other direction....
| Tiger Rant|| re: The OVERALL Attraction: Traffic, Tailgating and Empty Seats - Dinkle on 9/22/13 at 2:53 pm|
Two major contributors to this issue are:
1. LSU doesn't account for the large # of people utilizing free parking that don't attend the game.
2. LSU incrementally reducing the # of free parking lots over last few seasons.
I believe LSU is purposely eliminating these lots in order to force p...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why I love LSU fans. - Dinkle on 9/22/13 at 2:46 pm|
[quote]They are knowledgeable about the game[/quote]
Cant' say I agree with this one....
| Tiger Rant|| re: "Death Valley" is a joke - Dinkle on 9/22/13 at 10:12 am|
[quote]When you are up 21-0 in the first half your fans don't need to do anything make it difficult. [/quote]
I would hope not but the fact still remains that if we are no different than other college fan bases that's ok. However, we should not claim to be something we are obviously not. Myth vs ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: "Death Valley" is a joke - Dinkle on 9/22/13 at 9:58 am|
[quote]Most stadiums of top ten teams are empty after half time when they are not playing a big team.[/quote]
This is true. However, none of those programs possess the self-proclaimed most difficult place to play in America. We can't have it both ways....