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re: New replay review method to be tested at Pro Bowl - arrakis
[quote]This is the exact scenario where you want a chip telling you where the ball is since no one can see into a pile. [/quote] It won't make a difference unless this "chip" can determine whether the ball is dead, by rule, before the ball broke the plane of the GL. Then, there's the detection me...


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re: Myles Garrett just ran a 4.46 at 260 pounds... - arrakis
[quote]Nothing is more inflated than 40 times.[/quote] True.....there are a lot of "35 yd" 40 times...


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re: Michigan Recruiting Class This Year Looks Terrible - arrakis
[quote]Fire Harbaugh [/quote] Agree....he's had plenty of time to turn it around. Run his arse off...


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re: OSU playoff victory & second hand smoke - arrakis
If their uniform pants get any shorter they might as well wear biker shorts. Somebody is gonna sue when they lose a kneecap. [img]http://www.cbssports.com/images/collegefootball/USATSI_8306542.jpg[/img]...


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re: A&M's endowment is DOUBLE the rest of the west schools.......COMBINED!! - arrakis
[quote]And I thought the systems endowment was closer to 13 billion? [/quote] The entire Texas System is 14b .....still poor compared to Stanford [quote][b]Stanford’s $21.4 billion endowment[/b] (as of Aug. 31, 2014) provides an enduring source of financial support for fulfillment of the uni...


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re: Inflate gate: The game was closer when the balls were supposedly deflated - arrakis
[quote]I think you missed his not so subtle testicle humor[/quote] ....sailed right over my head. :lol:...


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re: Inflate gate: The game was closer when the balls were supposedly deflated - arrakis
[quote]Seems like the league needs to step in and handle the balls... [/quote] Over a BS story? It's a non issue being played into something. The NFL and NCAA don't have problems with teams fiddling with the footballs; high school, on the other hand, is a different story. High school teams love...


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re: The start of the Indy 500 used to be one crazy deal - arrakis
[quote]I think he overheated the brakes.[/quote] It may have had the old drum brakes....plus they put a cone in pit row as a marker to let him know when to brake and somebody supposedly moved it. Probably a bit of both...


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re: Marshall Henderson salutes you UGA - arrakis
[quote]ETA: Never did play professional basketball. Got a tryout with a 2nd division Italian team and didn't get picked up.[/quote] According to wiki, he's playing for a team in Qatar....Surely just a stopover on his way to the top! :lol: Qatar Sharia Law [quote]Flogging is used in Qatar as a ...


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re: Colts: Trent Richardson did not travel with the team due to "personal reasons" - arrakis
[quote]He'll collect over 3 million dollars whether he is sitting on the colts bench or drinking a cold one on the beach. Gettin' paid either way. [/quote] True...except his agent will take 20% and the government will take 40% so his net, depending on his debt and expenses, will be [b]much less[/...


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re: Does Alabama count this as number 26 or whatever they claim... - arrakis
[quote]There is not a single thread on this board that is more of a beaten dead horse. Congrats to ANYONE who is responding by either attacking OR defending Bama. [/quote] Alabama has a long and storied history of excellence...which is diminished by bull shite championship claims. If that's an attac...


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re: Does Alabama count this as number 26 or whatever they claim... - arrakis
[quote]They aren't retroactively awarded just because one service did so if multiple others awarded them in the moment. So it really isn't a question. [/quote] Sure it is....because your source is what, the 2014 Alabama Football Record Book. :lol: Who publishes the Alabama Football Record Book?...


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re: Does Alabama count this as number 26 or whatever they claim... - arrakis
[quote]Why do you single out one award in each of those years?[/quote] [link=(http://www.bhamwiki.com/w/List_of_Alabama_Crimson_Tide_football_national_championships)]LINK[/link] [quote]one of which is your boy Parke Davis[/quote] ...and how is he "my boy"? [quote]1925 also awarded by six oth...


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re: Does Alabama count this as number 26 or whatever they claim... - arrakis
Let's start with these: 1925 --- awarded by Helms Athletic Foundation 1926 --- awarded by Helms Athletic Foundation The Helms Athletic Foundation didn't even exist until 1936. 1930 --- Park Davis retroactively awarded Alabama a share in the national championship in his analysis for Spalding's ...


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re: Does Alabama count this as number 26 or whatever they claim... - arrakis
[quote]Because the others are legit.[/quote] According to who? Tell everyone how awarding championships retroactively is legit........


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re: Does Alabama count this as number 26 or whatever they claim... - arrakis
[quote]1941 was the one he wasn't counting. [/quote] .....and you know this how?...


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re: Does Alabama count this as number 26 or whatever they claim... - arrakis
[quote]14 of which are perfectly legitimate. [/quote] How many of those were bestowed by Bubba's Football Ranking and Bait Shop? 1941 was special.... :lol: [quote]The 1941 Alabama Crimson Tide football team finished the season with a 9-2 mark, a 3rd-place finish in the Southeastern Conference t...


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re: Jameis Winston starts his image rehab tour - arrakis
A picture with Jesus wouldn't fix his image problem....


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re: I'm hearing Cardale Jones is going pro - arrakis
[quote] I'm hearing Cardale Jones is going pro[/quote] Hope so....I love train wrecks...


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re: Marcus Mariota going pro per espn - arrakis
Winston with money and no babysitter....What could possibly go wrong? :lol:...


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