| Tiger Rant|| re: Bradie James retiring - nvasil1 on 5/7/14 at 12:34 am|
This makes me feel my age a bit...I remember chatting with him a few times when he would come to the Foreign Language Lab to do Swahili homework. Nice guy, great Tiger....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Jared Mitchell struggling in AAA - nvasil1 on 5/6/14 at 11:56 pm|
He still has a couple years, but the Sox don't have a lot of depth in their system, so I really thought he'd be on the cusp of the show by now....
| More Sports Board|| re: I think I'm finally losing hope in Michael Schumacher... - nvasil1 on 5/6/14 at 11:41 pm|
Feel the same. Seems like some positive news would've filtered through before now if the outlook was good.
Still hoping for the best, but frankly expecting the worst....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Had to get a picture of this sweet bike I had seen in town. - nvasil1 on 3/17/14 at 11:53 am|
[quote]So it's just a nice purple bike they soiled with the Toonces logo?[/quote]
:lol: Pretty much...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Worst thing to happen while you were at LSU(Sports Related) - nvasil1 on 3/3/14 at 9:05 pm|
[quote]2002 Alabama Game[/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Baseball: LSU 2, UNO 0 - FINAL - Next Game: Sat. vs UNO, 2PM @ Zephyr - CST/GZ - nvasil1 on 2/14/14 at 7:04 pm|
GeauxZone, what's your problem dude?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Game Thread: UK 82 @ LSU 87 game over - nvasil1 on 1/28/14 at 10:22 pm|
Typically use for baseball season, but...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Game Thread: UK 82 @ LSU 87 game over - nvasil1 on 1/28/14 at 10:16 pm|
Dakich so mad....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Whatcha drinking thread? - nvasil1 on 1/11/14 at 1:38 pm|
Maker's and Andygator...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Getting Popeye's for Lunch Check-in Thread - nvasil1 on 1/11/14 at 1:18 pm|
Just ordered 3 spicy strips and cajun fries. Noticed the girl working the counter gave me an extra strip. Jackpot. ...
| Coaching Changes|| re: What's the best football school a coach has left for a better job(in college)? - nvasil1 on 1/7/14 at 2:34 pm|
[quote]Rick Neuheisel going from CU to UW. Before you laugh, CU was pretty good back then[/quote]
I remember this being a big deal at the time. I think UDub made him one of the few coaches making over $1 mil a year back then....
| Coaching Changes|| re: What's the best football school a coach has left for a better job(in college)? - nvasil1 on 1/7/14 at 11:31 am|
Sarkisian leaving Washington for SC was the first thing that came to my mind....
| More Sports Board|| re: Whatever BCS haters, It worked, and will be missed - nvasil1 on 1/7/14 at 12:22 am|
[quote]They wouldn't have been left out of the playoff...they just likely wouldn't have won the playoff game.
And don't think I'm saying based on their season and the criteria to get in they didn't deserve it. They did. But that still doesn't mean they're the 2nd best team. In my opinion that ye...
| More Sports Board|| re: Whatever BCS haters, It worked, and will be missed - nvasil1 on 1/7/14 at 12:05 am|
[quote]The team that earns the right should be the one that took care of business. If a team loses and misses out then clearly they weren't the best.[/quote]
Agreed, but someone said earlier today (maybe Herbstreit) that the selection committee is likely to favor conference champions in their decis...
| More Sports Board|| re: Whatever BCS haters, It worked, and will be missed - nvasil1 on 1/6/14 at 11:52 pm|
[quote]The Playoff should prevent this.[/quote]
I can't imagine an undefeated ND team not being selected to a 4 team playoff, no matter how shitty they look winning....
| More Sports Board|| re: Whatever BCS haters, It worked, and will be missed - nvasil1 on 1/6/14 at 11:31 pm|
[quote]I always thoughta playoff would be created out if the final BCS rankings. Kinda sad it didn't happen[/quote]
Agreed. Playoffs will be entertaining, but a selection committee for a 4 team playoff isn't some grand improvement on the current system IMO....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: The Point After with Bobby Hebert In-Game Thread - nvasil1 on 1/4/14 at 11:18 pm|
[quote]He seems pretty calm and sober so far [/quote]
I think so too...stunning :lol:...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Shayne Graham appreciation thread - nvasil1 on 1/4/14 at 10:26 pm|
:bow: :whodat: ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Official Playoff Game Thread | Saints 26 Eagles 24 | FINAL | The Curse Is Lifted - nvasil1 on 1/4/14 at 10:23 pm|
:whodat: :nana: :dude:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Congrats to LSU - nvasil1 on 1/1/14 at 10:17 pm|
[quote]then up by 14 instead of running it down our throat you all go on a passing spree and end up throwing a pick.[/quote]
This baffled me at the time, too. I felt we needed to stretch the field some to keep you guys loosened up on our run game, but I didn't get the series of passing plays there...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Congrats on the win guys - nvasil1 on 1/1/14 at 9:40 pm|
I upvoted your post because your username made me :lol:
Nice effort by your team today :cheers:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Congrats on the win guys - nvasil1 on 1/1/14 at 3:58 pm|
It might've been Jennings first start at QB, but I thought your D looked legit....
| More Sports Board|| re: Michael Schumacher is in critical condition after skiing accident... - nvasil1 on 12/30/13 at 12:40 am|
Damn, awful news. He is clearly one of the greats in racing....
| More Sports Board|| re: Jay Cutler - Stay or Leave Chicago - nvasil1 on 12/30/13 at 12:20 am|
The Bears would be crazy to let him go now. He finally has some receivers, a line and a system to work with. He had a QB rating in the 130's today before the final 2 plays. The D is just a disaster at the moment.
Of course, a hilarious amount of mouthbreathing Bears fans prefer he walk and McC...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Preview: LSU (6-2) @ Texas Tech (7-3) - Wednesday 8pm - ESPNU - nvasil1 on 12/18/13 at 10:05 pm|
| More Sports Board|| re: Most delusional sports conversation/argument youve had with someone IRL - nvasil1 on 12/18/13 at 1:04 am|
I was 12 years old and one of my best friends was adamant that Steve Kerr and Toni Kukoc were both better than Michael Jordan. I told him he was full of shite. My Mom yelled at me because she overheard me say 'shit'....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do most companies pay you for vacation and sick time when you leave? - nvasil1 on 12/17/13 at 11:42 pm|
[quote]I work and have a roommate. Is it that uncommon these days?[/quote]
I think it's pretty normal, particularly if you're in your 20s....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do most companies pay you for vacation and sick time when you leave? - nvasil1 on 12/17/13 at 11:33 pm|
I get 3 weeks (or 15 days) vacation a year....
| Coaching Changes|| re: Army fired Rich Ellerson - nvasil1 on 12/17/13 at 11:05 pm|
The triple option gets criticized, but Army was one of the best rushing teams in the country the last few years and Navy still wins with it. Army was let down by poor defense and situational coaching by Ellerson IMO.
And simply changing the offensive philosophy has not proven to be an automati...
| More Sports Board|| re: Do you bond with your Dad over Sports? - nvasil1 on 12/17/13 at 6:15 pm|
My Dad got me into sports. Always took me to football, baseball and hockey games growing up.
As I got older though, he stopped wanting to go and now only occasionally watches a full football game without losing interest. He couldn't even remember Mettenberger's position half the time the last...