| Tiger Rant|| re: Suspended LSU running back Jeryl Brazil in trouble with the law… again - FlyingTiger06 on 12/5/13 at 6:08 pm|
Originally or move there later in life? I'm from there as well. Graduated HS there in '95....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Suspended LSU running back Jeryl Brazil in trouble with the law… again - FlyingTiger06 on 12/5/13 at 6:01 pm|
[quote]do you know people from loranger?[/quote]
I do, I'm from there. What's your point?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The United States Military - FlyingTiger06 on 12/2/13 at 10:05 pm|
[quote]What is the US Military? Coast Guard? National Guard? Contractors?[/quote]
Yes to all. But I think the OP was probably referring to uniformed folks so that would not include the contractors or GS employees....
| O-T Lounge|| re: The United States Military - FlyingTiger06 on 12/2/13 at 9:57 pm|
[quote]if they were able to attract the "cream of the crop" instead of kids who have no other options or terrible home lives?[/quote]
The military is actually full of the former and short on the latter. You are way over playing the few bad apples. As has been pointed out already, even the WWII ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Where does Mett rank among the all time great LSU QBs? - FlyingTiger06 on 12/1/13 at 8:39 pm|
[quote]People forget just how great Jamarcus was at LSU because of how much of a bust he was in the NFL.[/quote]
Same can be said of Rohan Davey; especially when combined with the fact that he was inexplicably stuck behind Josh Booty on the depth chart....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Where does Mett rank among the all time great LSU QBs? - FlyingTiger06 on 12/1/13 at 7:57 pm|
[quote]Wickersham did something no other LSU QB did - he played QB for the University of Louisiana after leaving LSU.[/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Where does Mett rank among the all time great LSU QBs? - FlyingTiger06 on 12/1/13 at 7:41 pm|
[quote]pure passer and and pro potential. I think he can flourish at the next level [/quote]
Agree on the passing ability part. IMO, he still needs to work on moving around within the pocket to extend plays (like Tom Brady). Takes too many sacks and hits on plays where a well timed slide step w...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Where does Mett rank among the all time great LSU QBs? - FlyingTiger06 on 12/1/13 at 7:01 pm|
Meh. JL nor JJ ever lost to UAB like Booty did, even though JL needed a huge comeback to beat Troy. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Where does Mett rank among the all time great LSU QBs? - FlyingTiger06 on 12/1/13 at 6:37 pm|
Don't mean to hijack the thread, but the thing that shocks me the most about the numbers you posted are the amount of attempts Jeff Wickersham had during his 3 years as starting QB. He averaged 332 attempts per year when the next QB (Hodson) only averaged 291 attempts per y...
| Tiger Rant|| re: The Freak has actually regressed - FlyingTiger06 on 11/30/13 at 10:34 am|
[quote] its his technique[/quote]
Agreed. I haven't seen our DTs using their hands effectively to get off blocks. Seems like all they do is come straight up and try to out-muscle the blocker. Don't see them using any rips or swims effectively. This stuff worked in high school when he was a ma...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Connor Neighbors 2014 - FlyingTiger06 on 11/27/13 at 6:15 pm|
[quote]fullbacks are rare commodities now in the NFL nowadays[/quote]
Even after staying next year, he'll likely be an UDFA. He will have to play special teams to stay on a roster. Could be a good middle row guy on KO return and one of the wing position on Punt Coverage....
| Tiger Rant|| re: 2014 1st Round Projections of LSU Tigers - FlyingTiger06 on 11/26/13 at 8:48 pm|
Can't believe you were the first to comment on this one:
Zack Mettenberger - Strong Arm, Escapability [/quote]
Guess everyone missed that hook, but caught the trailer hook he put out there about Welter....
| Tiger Rant|| re: miles riding on the arky logo - FlyingTiger06 on 11/26/13 at 6:04 pm|
My personal favorite!
| Tiger Rant|| re: parade ground veterans thing - FlyingTiger06 on 11/22/13 at 11:29 pm|
[quote]My son will be serving in the Color Guard[/quote]
Must mean he is a member (or pledge) of Pershing Rifles unless they have some other unit doing Color Guards these days. Hope he is a PR member. I have very fond memories of being in that organization and hope it is still running strong....
| Tiger Rant|| re: parade ground veterans thing - FlyingTiger06 on 11/21/13 at 9:14 pm|
[quote]I didnt mean any disrespect.[/quote]
No worries, man. Might be a good idea to just go back and edit the OP and take that sentence out. By the way, enjoy the game and be sure to make some serious noise!...
| Tiger Rant|| re: parade ground veterans thing - FlyingTiger06 on 11/21/13 at 9:07 pm|
[quote]fricking geez. I just wanted to know where they set up so I knew whether or not to change locations.[/quote]
Then you probably should have stopped before adding this sentence.
[quote]Seems like it'll be pretty inconvenient for a 230 game beings it will be from 9-11a[/quote]
Made you s...
| Tiger Rant|| re: parade ground veterans thing - FlyingTiger06 on 11/21/13 at 9:00 pm|
It is called LSU Salutes. Sorry that the university paying tribute to those whose sacrifice protects our very freedom is causing you some inconvenience.
I was an active participant while in ROTC at LSU. The Corps of Cadets will form and there's usually a guest speaker of some sort. They also...
| O-T Lounge|| re: When did Hatcher/Hodges/Johnston stop being dorms? - FlyingTiger06 on 11/20/13 at 9:09 pm|
None were dorms my Freshman year in 1995-96. Hatcher was re-opened as a dorm for a short time in the 97-98 timeframe. Don't know when it closed back. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Lamin Barrow going to win the Butkus - FlyingTiger06 on 11/17/13 at 10:46 am|
18 Solo Tackles and is a semi-finalist for best LB award!?!? Who the hell votes for this? That's barely more than 1 solo tackle per game....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Just had an ex-gf come out to me - FlyingTiger06 on 11/12/13 at 9:26 pm|
C'mon man, you know the rules...PICS!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Just re-read the Gettysburg address - FlyingTiger06 on 11/12/13 at 9:25 pm|
[quote]No one threw a shoe at Lincoln while he gave a speech.[/quote]
No, but one of his enemies shot him in the head. Pretty sure I'd rather have an enemy throw a shoe at me than be shot in the back of the head....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Mettenberger - By the Numbers - FlyingTiger06 on 11/12/13 at 9:17 pm|
[quote]Mett can not win a big game.[/quote]
I'll bet you used to bash on Peyton Manning because he hadn't won a Super Bowl or didn't win a Nat'l Championship in College.
What about Dan Marino who never won a Super Bowl?
The Quarterback doesn't play a down on the defensive side of the ball,...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Curious stat for LSU and Alabama.. - FlyingTiger06 on 11/7/13 at 6:33 pm|
[quote]an inability over those 9 games for the defense to get off the field on some 3rd down?[/quote]
This! Ole Miss was like 9/11 on 3rd downs over 10 yards. That's not going to cut it....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Calling Bonstonker!!! - FlyingTiger06 on 11/6/13 at 10:00 pm|
[quote]He's not gone[/quote]
[quote]He has battled the man over copyright infringements, so I doubt we'll ever see his LSU magic again.[/quote]
Either way, that sucks. I miss seeing his hype videos....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Calling Bonstonker!!! - FlyingTiger06 on 11/6/13 at 9:30 pm|
Guess I never knew this. Sad, because his videos were always the best. For example, this one that I was just watching:
[link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSXxRbtKqio)]Bonstonker's Inception video[/link]
No offense to others who are making hype videos because God ...
| Tiger Rant|| Calling Bonstonker!!! - FlyingTiger06 on 11/6/13 at 9:17 pm|
Anyone know why we haven't seen one of the epic Bonstonker hype videos this year? Would be great timing to see one of his legendary films heading into the game this weekend....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Song ideas for hype videos - FlyingTiger06 on 11/6/13 at 9:14 pm|
My Songs Know by Fallout Boy...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Name a team you would like LSU to schedule in the future - FlyingTiger06 on 11/3/13 at 10:05 pm|
[quote]Point taken and would also be nice to return the favor from the chick bowl. I just think Austin would be an awesome road trip/stadium and would still help with recruiting. [/quote]
Yeah, not like I'd be upset with a home-away against UT. :cheers:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Name a team you would like LSU to schedule in the future - FlyingTiger06 on 11/3/13 at 9:54 pm|
[quote]You'd rather visit Clemson, SC than Austin, TX?[/quote]
Not from a personal standpoint, but from the standpoint of bragging rights over your stadium being a real "Death Valley", yes.
ETA: The real reason I would want Texas on a neutral site is I'm thinking of playing them in Houston at...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Name a team you would like LSU to schedule in the future - FlyingTiger06 on 11/3/13 at 9:45 pm|
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