| SEC Rant|| re: More A&M FB players in trouble? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 7/24/14 at 8:13 pm|
[quote]This will sound like attempted blame-shifting here, I know. But does anybody else hope the Big 5 make a push to go back to dedicated athletic dorms? When I was in school and T. Rex was a badass all the football and bouncy ball players lived in the same dorm, where it was of course much easier...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Sean Patterson, brother of Shea takes job at LSU - Cincinnati Bowtie on 7/22/14 at 7:00 pm|
[quote]takes local high school coach Aaron Vice's job at LSU. Won't be involved as many think and the pay is low[/quote]He knows this. How do you think AZ got 4 LA players to commit? Sean has a terrific future and he and his family are thrilled that he has a chance to be mentored by Cam Cameron. Sh...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Where have all the "insiders" gone? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 7/11/14 at 4:39 am|
First, I've never heard anyone actually call themselves an "Insider." That was a label mockiningly put on some by other posters. JJ is absolutely right, different schools, different people this year.
I knew two family's last cycle and one kid is at Okla St and the other, LSU. This cycle I don't ...
| Political Talk|| re: Why only 10 years for Nagin? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 7/10/14 at 7:03 am|
Remember when Nagin was the Businessman, running against the Politics as usual crowd? A breath of fresh air for the city......
| Political Talk|| re: Why only 10 years for Nagin? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 7/10/14 at 7:01 am|
[quote]Posted by redandright quote: The judge is a Clinton appointee...... And also the former head of the State Chapter of NOW. [/quote]I remember her as the lead attorney for the ACLU as well....
| Political Talk|| re: One Word to Describe BHO? What's Yours? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 7/10/14 at 6:55 am|
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Scout.com history - Cincinnati Bowtie on 7/10/14 at 5:53 am|
No Coppage, No care...Scout is dead to me....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Recruiting Shea Patterson or not... - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/26/14 at 7:19 am|
As of now, Shea is planning to camp at LSU in July (Against what his Dad thinks). They feel that Les, not Cam is the reason Shea hasn't been offered, due to his height. I think he'll impress at the camp and get an offer that he really does want. Now, accepting it is another story...
Oklahoma has t...
| SEC Rant|| re: Right or wrong, Alabama is the GOAt in college football? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/24/14 at 3:25 pm|
[quote] everyone knows it's between bama and the dame ... the others don't have the history that goes back to the 30s/20s, or don't have nearly the same number of titles and conference titles ... [/quote] Yep, so let's go by head to head match ups. What do those numbers look like?
I know one is ...
| Political Talk|| re: Spoke with a marine at length today--an honor - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/21/14 at 8:10 am|
[quote]I feel that way brother. Turn 51 next month. Thirty years as a Soldier (seven as an enlisted infantryman) put some hard miles on me. And the 73 jumps didn't help. [/quote] Shoulda gone Commo, like me, lol...
All I know is that we woulda kicked some Russian arse in the 80's! President Reagan a...
| Political Talk|| re: Spoke with a marine at length today--an honor - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/21/14 at 7:58 am|
After reading this whole thread, I figured I'd add my two cents.
I enlisted in 1981 and served under two Presidents that were pro-military. We got a raise each year, housing was improved for families, etc. I was not in a Combat Unit, but in my dealings with the guys that were, they chomped at the ...
| Political Talk|| re: Obama Administration Cancels Redskins Trademark - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/18/14 at 12:52 pm|
Kind of funny when you think about the fact the US Patent office actually sits on land stolen from Native Americans, but I guess the outrage about the disparity only goes so far....
| Political Talk|| re: Obama Cuts Hazard Pay for Soldiers Serving in Harm’s Way - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/15/14 at 10:55 pm|
[quote]Sounds like a smart business move.[/quote]Yeah, what the hell, if the soldier's hazard pay gets cut, the wife and kids will probably have their food stamps increased back home....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Deuce Wallace leaving Riverside Academy - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/15/14 at 10:43 pm|
Gonna play at Seveir County HS....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Does anyone remember Ike Hilliard's recruitment? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/13/14 at 11:15 pm|
[quote]Hillard was all Florida and we sucked big time. I remember it all to well. Here is the nephew of Dalton and we don't eve have a shot at him. This tells you how fricking bad we were.[/quote]Worse than that. His BROTHER was the starting Strong Safety at LSU at the time, my friend, Ivory. I've as...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Cannot wait for Ole Miss in Tiger Stadium. - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/10/14 at 2:41 pm|
[quote]For those of us who aren't in the know, what exactly does LSU have on both sides of the ball that is better and more proven than what Ole Miss has? Rebs have more than held their own in this game the past two years under Freeze, and 2014 is our deepest team in years. [/quote]Ole Myth has play...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| Greedy Williams Offered - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/9/14 at 2:05 pm|
[quote]@JimmyDetail: Calvary Baptist 2016 CB Arnaez "Greedy" Williams gets #LSU offer[/quote]Per Jimmy Smith:
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: LSU offers Daylon Charlot - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/8/14 at 8:48 pm|
If he listens to his family, he'll be ours....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: @LABootleggers - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/8/14 at 8:47 pm|
It can't be stated enough that the benefits of staying home last a lifetime. Most guys will want to come home once their playing days are over. Being a former Tiger in this state will open doors for the next stage of life.
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Maea Teuhema visit today? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/7/14 at 5:00 pm|
@RivalsCamp: #RivalsChallenge OLvDL are LIVE!! 5-star @MaeaTeuhema dominates his first reps https://t.co/1aFRlGGD4f
Kid is an animal!!...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| @LABootleggers - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/7/14 at 1:50 pm|
They just started a Twitter page and its pretty interesting.
@LABootleggers: Top 5 Bootlegger WR's all-time
Odell Beckham JR
Pretty good list, right there. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Bergdahl Reference Thread ** Check here before starting new thread** - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/7/14 at 2:42 am|
[quote]And we have no idea as to WHY he left in the first place. So many unanswered questions. [/quote]Yes we do. When his platoon went looking for him, they were told by villagers that he was "looking for Taliban."...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Keith Law calls out UH pitching over use - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/3/14 at 9:31 am|
[quote] I can't remember CPM ever doing this in his career as Head coach. [/quote]Didnt Jared Bradford start on Friday nights and relieve on Sundays?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: BR Regional Championship: LSU 2, Houston 12 / Final / Season ends 46-16-1 - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/3/14 at 6:53 am|
[quote]That was a different time. [/quote]i guess you're right, I forgot that there weren't arm injuries in the late 80's. Didn't Jared Bradford throw on Friday nights and again on Sundays just a few years back? Kids are not all alike. Some can do it and some can't. I'd prefer it not be done, fwiw....
| Tiger Rant|| re: why do I hate ULL so much??? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/3/14 at 12:03 am|
Know what's funny? The ULL fans will be loud and proud and not realize that every player on their team except the coach's son would rather be an LSU Player, if given the choice.
| Tiger Rant|| re: In all seriousness, how many years does that 2009 title buy? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/2/14 at 11:53 pm|
[quote]Changes in the game with the bats and scholarships have really brought parity to the sport. [/quote]What about TOPS? Why are we not using it more?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: In all seriousness, how many years does that 2009 title buy? - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/2/14 at 11:50 pm|
[quote]quote: Consider this, 233 out of the 297 Div 1 teams are watching this tournament from their couch. [/quote]Including the last two National Champions and traditional powers, Southern Cal, and Witchita State.
With that said, there are no excuses for us not being better than what we've shown ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: We were screwed as soon as Cartwright gave us 0.0 IP - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/2/14 at 11:41 pm|
[quote]Still a mentally tough sport[/quote]We were sorely lacking mental toughness on this team, outside of Nola. When Houston tied the game last night, a mentally tough (like many, many of our teams from the past) would have come right back and made something happen. Tonight's laying down was anoth...
| Tiger Rant|| re: NCAA should pitching limit per week to protect arms - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/2/14 at 11:33 pm|
I don't believe in over pitching these kids, but this is not new.
Skip did this with Ben McDonald to win a Regional and know what? Not one damn complaint, because we won....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Eff ESPN3 - Cincinnati Bowtie on 6/2/14 at 11:30 pm|
It could've been EATEL, I don't know. ...