| SEC Rant|| re: Has any player in history, college or pro, done as much stuff as Manziel - LSU GrandDad on 5/26/14 at 9:32 am|
[quote]Finished 2nd in is 1st year. [/quote]
look, being tied for second and the team you were tied with beating you is not the same as finishing in second. aggie's rewriting history again. BUT,
imo, johnny manziel is the best college qb ever. damn sure the best one I ever saw. if y'all woul...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Congratulations LSU and ULL - LSU GrandDad on 5/25/14 at 7:23 pm|
[quote]Two Louisiana schools as national seeds. In a state of about 4 million people, that's not too bad.[/quote]
yea man, CONGRATS! :cheers:...
| SEC Rant|| re: A look at Steve Spurrier's success at South Carolina - LSU GrandDad on 5/25/14 at 6:51 pm|
Spurrier has done a hell of a job at USC. Without a doubt, he's one of the nations premier college football coaches. I hope he brings y'all to the next level. I'm a Spurrier fan for sure. :cheers:...
| SEC Rant|| re: SEC Football Coaching Landscape in 2017 - LSU GrandDad on 5/24/14 at 10:49 pm|
[quote]with the talent the current team has and the stability of a veteran coaching staff, I would say a another NC under miles is more likely than not.[/quote]
this. and I call bull shite on Miles being gone in 3 years and most of the other changes the OP is listing....
| SEC Rant|| re: Georgia wins bass fishing National Championship - LSU GrandDad on 5/24/14 at 2:59 pm|
[quote]Country Club sports?[/quote]
bass fishing is a country club sport? it's a redneck sport. and you Georgia guys are both. :cheers:...
| SEC Rant|| re: Is it normal for LSU fans to chant like they're at a softball game? - LSU GrandDad on 5/24/14 at 2:57 pm|
[quote]I watched some of the early innings of this college baseball before Real Madrid soccer came on[/quote]
baseball = American sport
soccer = boring arse foreign sport where the vast majority of the world's players don't speak English
what's wrong with you man? maybe the fans chant to add...
| SEC Rant|| re: What is more embarrassing? - LSU GrandDad on 5/24/14 at 2:52 pm|
[quote]when was the last time michigan was relevant in anything?[/quote]
education. education. education. Michigan is damn relevant in providing quality education....
| SEC Rant|| re: First to win the west: Dan Mullen or Kevin Sumlin - LSU GrandDad on 5/22/14 at 4:23 pm|
you know, this may be y'all's year. unlike the aggies, msu has actually won the west before.
I think you have a good chance of going 7-1 this year with your only defeat at the hands of LSU of course....
| SEC Rant|| re: A plea to Texas A&M - LSU GrandDad on 5/22/14 at 4:17 pm|
we in the West are now in a different conference than you in the East. it's partly your fault for insisting you get to play auburn EVERY year. selfish bastard. :lol:
and you won't be playing us much anymore either, that is unless you win the east. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: ACC considers to allow conference teams to be scheduled as non-conference oppone - LSU GrandDad on 5/22/14 at 4:14 pm|
[quote]It happens a lot in other sports (baseball all the time, and occasionally hoops) [/quote]
I have never heard of an SEC baseball team playing another SEC team as an OOC matchup and I've been following SEC baseball since the late 60's. imo, it sounds like a terrible idea and can see no good...
| SEC Rant|| re: Texas A&M Fans: QB Concerns? - LSU GrandDad on 5/21/14 at 10:22 am|
[quote]I will admit, Johnny was not fun to play against..[/quote]
I think JFF was a lot of fun to play against. the guy was more elusive than Michael Vick, had better field vision than any QB I've seen and had a cannon for an arm. I think every NFL team that passed on him in the draft are gonna b...
| SEC Rant|| re: Pac12 presidents have sent letters to other P5 presidents supporting big changes - LSU GrandDad on 5/21/14 at 10:22 am|
I agree with every one of these and hope they pass. I would like to see college athletics (let's face it, football and basketball) trend back into the amateur arena and away from the semi-pro arena. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Arrest Nation CFB - LSU GrandDad on 5/21/14 at 10:13 am|
the way I look at this is that if the state of TN would lower their drinking age to 18 (like La. was when I grew up), UT would be squeaky clean. imo, it should be legal at 18....
| SEC Rant|| re: Mizzou travels to LSU in 2016, Will Les Miles survive until 2016? - LSU GrandDad on 5/19/14 at 5:23 pm|
who knows? I mean, will you survive until 2016? ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Which do You Prefer: SEC at 10, 12, or 14 - LSU GrandDad on 5/19/14 at 5:21 pm|
[quote]It was purely done for $ and business reasons, it's bad for the fans and the sports[/quote]
yea, the initial idea had everyone in favor because of SEC pride and we were like the one's kickin' ass. now that we've added two teams not from the southeast and we don't get to make as many cool r...
| SEC Rant|| re: Which do You Prefer: SEC at 10, 12, or 14 - LSU GrandDad on 5/19/14 at 5:01 pm|
[quote]12 was perfect[/quote]...
| SEC Rant|| re: This is all Alabama's fault. - LSU GrandDad on 5/19/14 at 5:01 pm|
what made the SEC strong is eroding. it started when we expanded to 14 schools. no offense intended to mizzou or a&m but the SEC has fumbled this shite and sacrificed a lot of fun matchups and road trips; and these things DO matter in keeping a cohesive conference. this needs to be corrected and ther...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Future SEC Football Schedule Rotation Announced - LSU GrandDad on 5/19/14 at 4:51 pm|
[quote]It's amazing this is the best that the sports 'elite' decision makers can come up with[/quote]
who do you think these "elite" are? shit, it's the AD's and they are sucking the honkers of the HC's. the "popular vote" has voted to preserve the sacred cow rivalry games. the SEC needs to adopt...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Rundown of how the CFB playoffs will work - LSU GrandDad on 5/19/14 at 8:35 am|
[quote]Can someone inform me why in the hell Condoleeza Rice is on the selection committee??[/quote]
this playoff system is going to be screwed up because of appointments like her;people that don't know jack shite about college football and may very well vote for teams like women place bets on hor...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: So who do you blame when *5 stars go undrafted? - LSU GrandDad on 5/18/14 at 5:04 pm|
[quote]The individuals themselves,coaching[/quote]
there are more than these two choices. it's not always that simple. the 5 star was awarded when the kid was 17 years old and the rating system is far from perfect. there is a hell of a lot of difference physically and mentally between a 17 yr old...
| More Sports Board|| re: What makes these Domes suck? - LSU GrandDad on 5/17/14 at 4:46 pm|
[quote]Can't see a positive to any dome that would make me want to watch a game in one. [/quote]
you are certainly entitled to your opinion but the strong emphasis put on the sports venue itself just escapes me. some people demand luxury and have to have "amenities" to attend a game. I have to wo...
| SEC Rant|| re: How can you dislike Manziel? - LSU GrandDad on 5/17/14 at 4:29 pm|
[quote]Sports are for entertainment and ratings not appeasing some conservative misguided notion that the world is supposed to be a certain way. [/quote]
:bow: well said, sir....
| SEC Rant|| re: 28 defensive players drafted in 11/5/2011 LSU vs Bama game - LSU GrandDad on 5/16/14 at 9:56 pm|
[quote]German jokes are so fricking lame[/quote]
to say the least....
| SEC Rant|| re: aTm fans, is there a drought in College Station? - LSU GrandDad on 5/16/14 at 9:55 pm|
yathink the construction might be the reason. geese, what a dumbass. :rolleyes:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Metts first day with the Titans - LSU GrandDad on 5/16/14 at 9:54 pm|
[quote]i love mett [/quote]
and I love the titans too. hope he makes it and makes it big. Nashville is a great place to live. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: What a possible 12-year football schedule rotation could look like - LSU GrandDad on 5/12/14 at 9:29 pm|
no offense, but your opinion doesn't seem to count. after all, you are only a fan. by the way, I agree 100% with you post. the "new" SEC sucks and I will vote with my feet. I most definitely am not the SEC proponent I used to be. give me Georgia, south Carolina, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, flor...
| SEC Rant|| re: Dee Ford! - LSU GrandDad on 5/9/14 at 11:17 am|
I think they fricked up by taking him in the first round. could have got him much lower. just sayin'....
| SEC Rant|| re: Aggie, with 3 first round picks and 4 losses in 2013 - LSU GrandDad on 5/9/14 at 11:14 am|
[quote]What does that say about Sumlin?[/quote]
imo, he hasn't realized how important defense is. or just isn't worth a shite putting one together. Sumlin INHERITED an excellent offense from Sherman and has lived off of that offense for two years. his defense has actually got worse since he took o...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Luv watching Johnny Football getting so anxious! - LSU GrandDad on 5/9/14 at 11:07 am|
[quote]I really dislike him[/quote]
I did too after his Heisman year. he went over the top with a lot of his behavior. but he was a kid and his maturity level was equal to his age. this past year, he grew up and I started liking him. whatever, he was the heart and soul of the aggie team and he AN...
| More Sports Board|| re: Johnny Manziel is he just a product of a system? - LSU GrandDad on 5/9/14 at 11:02 am|
I disagree. I think the Texans fricked up. Cleveland had one hell of a first day in the draft and imo, is the big winner so far. I think JFF is gonna kick some arse in the pros. ...