| Tiger Rant|| re: Over/Under 9.5 wins this year? (Negatigs vs Pumpers thread) - Lonnie4LSU on 7/24/14 at 12:29 pm|
Well, since LSU football has averaged 10+ wins a yr for the last 14 yrs, I'll go with over.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Fall Weddings...Zero Tolerance - Lonnie4LSU on 7/24/14 at 9:59 am|
[quote]I am going to avoid a few weekends.[/quote]
A "few weekends"? More like 16 and many the most desirable weekends of the yr weather wise in Louisiana.
I get the cost factor cause of season tickets, but acting like a couple is victimizing anyone if they want to have a wedding during, norma...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Cam Cameron, John Chavis, Frank Wilson... - Lonnie4LSU on 7/22/14 at 10:49 pm|
[quote]I still firmly believe an arrangement will be in place to make Cameron the head coach and Wilson OC. [/quote]
What exactly has Cam done in his 2 yrs to warrant LSU making a deal with him to become the next HC at LSU? Our passing O was 5th best in the SEC and our total O was 6th best in t...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Coach Miles educates Greg McElroy on ESPN Car Wash today....Now UPDATED w/ VIDEO - Lonnie4LSU on 7/22/14 at 2:08 pm|
[quote] After the winner leaves, he doesn't leave or deposit winning/success for the next guy to take advantage of....the next guy has to come in and put his own work in and create his own success.[/quote]
I know McElroy is a young guy, but its hard for me to believe that anyone with IQ above 90 ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Coach Miles educates Greg McElroy on ESPN Car Wash today....Now UPDATED w/ VIDEO - Lonnie4LSU on 7/22/14 at 12:31 am|
[quote]McElroy claims Saban is responsible for LSU's sustained success and mindset etc... [/quote]
That's not much different from what you see expressed here by some. I mean really, anytime Miles career at LSU is talked bout some always bring up Saban as a reason for the Miles success. GM has pr...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why do people on this board think they know better than the coaching staff? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/20/14 at 4:04 pm|
How bout the people bitching bout the people bitching bout the people bitching? :usa:
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why do people on this board think they know better than the coaching staff? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/20/14 at 9:50 am|
[quote]He 'eventually discovers' things about 2 years too late, waaay after fans and media already have. That's the point. [/quote]
Seeing a problem is often pretty easy. Fixing a problem can be a lot more complicated. Schools like Michigan, Neb., Tenn., or Miami once had proud football program...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why do people on this board think they know better than the coaching staff? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/19/14 at 1:22 pm|
[quote] Clemson - Which did prove they are an elite program that night. But I blame Miles for the loss. [/quote]
As HC, Miles is to "blame" for every failure we have.
In the Clemson game, if our QB doesn't miss a wide open R at the LOS from 15 yds away by 5 yds we run out the clock and win.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Does Welter prove his haters wrong this season? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/19/14 at 12:57 pm|
[quote]if Miles admires and kid, especially if he is an upper classman, he will play him no matter what, so get used to #31.[/quote]
Anyone paying attention, and not just throwing out agenda BS, would know there are many, many examples of upper class guys sitting and watching Fr. or So. play.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why do people on this board think they know better than the coaching staff? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/19/14 at 11:07 am|
[quote]How do people not understand that just because we won the game doesn't mean that the decision wasn't stupid?[/quote]
You do know this a difference between a "stupid" decision and poor execution...right?
How do people not understand that one of the reasons our 2010 OC found a new job was...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why do people on this board think they know better than the coaching staff? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/18/14 at 4:02 pm|
[quote]Assuming Coaches always know best in something that you admit is fricking hard is stupid.[/quote]
I believe I said, "coaches make mistakes". So, where you get this "coaches always know best" from I don't know.
If you want to think Joe fan or Joe writer knows the game, on the whole, as we...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why do people on this board think they know better than the coaching staff? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/18/14 at 1:20 pm|
[quote]There are only a handful of good ones and many are not really smart enough or qualified to do anything else other than something coaching related.[/quote]
Something tells me that you have no clue just how terribly difficult it is to be a successful college football coach is the current col...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Les Miles, how great is he... The Best LSU has ever had - Lonnie4LSU on 7/18/14 at 1:02 pm|
[quote]The very idea that the LSU team who lost four games over Miles' first two seasons weren't "coached right" is absurd, and the person who espouses this idea is calling ME a troll. [/quote]
If I would have come to this forum in Jan. 05 and asked how many would be happy/content or whatever bri...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Arnsparger - History Lesson - Lonnie4LSU on 7/18/14 at 12:16 pm|
[quote]The only way he fricked over LSU was by interviewing for the AD job, denying it til he left, and then leaving LSU in a lurch and basically forcing Archer upon us.[/quote]
BA interviews in the football season and Fla. decides to stop their search after BA interviews. You have to have your he...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Les Miles, how great is he... The Best LSU has ever had - Lonnie4LSU on 7/17/14 at 8:56 pm|
[quote]IMO LSU wins going away in 2006. that team[coached right] would have been.... [/quote]
I don't know how anyone who follows LSU football can look at 06 and not know we didn't play for the title cause the players had a total clusterfrick at Fla that had little or nothing to do with being "coa...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Does Welter prove his haters wrong this season? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/17/14 at 8:15 pm|
[quote]Les also raved about JJ only for him to actually get worse[/quote]
I don't know what LSU football you watched in 2011 if you didn't see improvement in both JJ and JL from 2010.
Not saying either set the world on fire, but they certainly did better and not "worse".
| Tiger Rant|| re: Radio host Bill King called Chavis an average DC and not an elite DC - Lonnie4LSU on 7/17/14 at 8:02 pm|
[quote]Chavis didn't do all that great when the talent left Tennessee [/quote]
Does any coach in the SEC do all that great without talent?
| Tiger Rant|| re: Arnsparger - History Lesson - Lonnie4LSU on 7/17/14 at 4:35 pm|
[quote]he only coached 3 seasons ('84-'86). [/quote]
Yes, and he coached his last season here with the Fla. AD job firmly stuck in his back pocket. imo
Other than that, "Papa" was a pretty good coach at LSU.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Les Miles, how great is he... The Best LSU has ever had - Lonnie4LSU on 7/16/14 at 1:50 pm|
[quote]Obviously the argument is between Saban 2000-2004 and Miles 2005-Present[/quote]
Often loss in this debate is the strength of the SEC between 2000-2004 and between 2005-2013.
The SEC played in 1 BCSCG between 2000 and 2004. The SEC played in 8 BCSCG between 2005 and 2013 with 4 differen...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Anthony Jennings tweets tonight - Lonnie4LSU on 7/7/14 at 11:41 am|
Plus, that's bout as tame a tweet as you are going to see.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why do so many of you care what other people think of Miles? - Lonnie4LSU on 7/5/14 at 8:53 am|
[quote]You folks need to chill. [/quote]
Perhaps since you felt the need to start another Miles thread, you need to chill as well. :usa:
It's a fan forum and fan forums are not noted for being a place where people chill, but a place where people express opinions. imo
Personally, anyone not...
| Tiger Rant|| re: All this talk about BUGA - Lonnie4LSU on 6/25/14 at 12:53 pm|
[quote]Any word on the QB situation?[/quote]
Jennings to start 1st game. After that, Jennings to dictate how long he starts.
Well, Jennings and us on the rant. :usa:
| Tiger Rant|| re: Jeremy Hill new ride - Lonnie4LSU on 6/25/14 at 12:45 pm|
[quote]Seriously though, let the kid do what he wants with his money[/quote]
A young 20 something guy lands a million dollar contract and buys/leases an expensive ride...color me shocked! :lol:
| Tiger Rant|| re: Les Miles in Tiger Stadium - Lonnie4LSU on 6/25/14 at 9:14 am|
[quote]What miles has done in this era of competitiveness is nearly legendary in sec history. [/quote]
This is really a very telling point that is often overlooked in the "what has Les done for us" threads".
His record of achievement has come at the very same time as the SEC rise to, never...
| Tiger Rant|| re: How many more national championships does les Miles win at LSU? - Lonnie4LSU on 6/22/14 at 1:16 pm|
[quote]My god there are some insufferable a-holes on this board [/quote]
Surely you are not just now reaching that conclusion! :usa:
More that a few of those "a-holes" fall into the troll ranks who get off stirring the pot.
Miles has his questionable decisions, but anyone watching the ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Former LSU QB's: Pro Style vs Dual Threat Advocate Article - Lonnie4LSU on 6/22/14 at 12:03 pm|
[quote]unfortunately became victims of the lack of qb development at LSU during their time t[/quote]
While there is little doubt we struggled in our passing game for much of their time here, I think their overall performance in 2011 showed much improved play from what we saw in 2009 and 2010.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Can't spell Les Miles without two "L"s - Lonnie4LSU on 6/17/14 at 6:33 pm|
He's obviously a troll on a fishing expedition.
I'm wondering what college coach who has been around for a while isn't averaging two or more losses a year? :lol:
| Tiger Rant|| re: The official "it makes me sick to watch CWS without LSU" - Lonnie4LSU on 6/16/14 at 12:30 pm|
A lot of sour grapes stuff going on, but each to our own.
I don't know how one claims to love a college sport, but doesn't want to watch the sport's final event play out.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Does anyone want to fire Javi still? - Lonnie4LSU on 5/28/14 at 12:05 am|
[quote]Does anyone want to fire Javi still?[/quote]
Probably...we always want someone fired.
For the last 3 yrs our hitting ranked 3rd, 2nd, and 4th in the SEC. Our pitching ranked 2nd, 2nd, and 3rd.
Doesn't seem bad enough for anyone to get their panties in a wad over, but each to our own....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Paul Mainieri wishes Tyler Moore would be more consistent - Lonnie4LSU on 5/27/14 at 7:36 pm|
[quote]Saying he wished he had been more consistent is about as mundane as a comment could get, Yet the rant runs it out about 15 pages[/quote]
Emotional types are rarely going to be rational types.