| SEC Rant|| re: Finebaum jogged through the Carolina campus ... - winyahpercy on 8/28/14 at 10:11 am|
in Columbia's defense, USC was established in the oldest state capital in the SEC as an extension of the legislature, so the campus started adjacent to the State Capital. our original campus, "the horseshoe" with the first separate college library building was the inspiration for jefferson's "lawn" ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Seriously Aggies, what is this? - winyahpercy on 8/28/14 at 9:44 am|
the Ags may have found a loophole w/ freedom to assemblage w/ our State House, but i'm pretty sure we've still got public sodomy & buggery laws on the books that could have prevented this. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Outside of your fanbase, what sec team holds the most fans in your state? - winyahpercy on 8/28/14 at 7:41 am|
In SC, it's easily UGA. Next may be Auburn or Alabama followed by UT....
| SEC Rant|| re: Read your team's game notes, Post weird stats here - winyahpercy on 8/25/14 at 4:19 pm|
"Head coach Steve Spurrier has had as many 11-win seasons in nine years at South Carolina (3) as he had in his 12 years at Florida"
"Head coach Steve Spurrier is 23-1 all-time in season openers as a collegiate head coach. His only season-opening loss, ironically, was a 27-21 loss to the Gamecock...
| SEC Rant|| re: What's your hot bet for opening weekend? - winyahpercy on 8/25/14 at 12:21 pm|
UGA (-7.5) over Clemson. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Even if given the chance, Gus won't run the score up - winyahpercy on 8/25/14 at 12:13 pm|
same for Nick Saban against WVU because his dream is to return to the hollers of his home state and one day lead the Mountaineers. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Looking for a true objective analysis (A&M at South Carolina) - winyahpercy on 8/25/14 at 9:36 am|
Clemson's OC Chad Morris develops gameplans and evaluates performance based on stats, one of which is the # of plays per game. I think this drives Spurrier nuts, so he purposely likes to grind it out against them once we have the lead because Morris can't adapt, and their players only know the syste...
| SEC Rant|| re: Looking for a true objective analysis (A&M at South Carolina) - winyahpercy on 8/25/14 at 8:32 am|
use the run to set up the pass. so if we're having some success running out of the backfield, get ready for the long ball on 1st or 2nd down. and Dylan can throw it better than Conner. Conner's ability to improvise w/ his feet was valuable, but not necessarily core to Spurrier's Fu...
| SEC Rant|| re: Thursday forecast in Columbia. - winyahpercy on 8/25/14 at 7:57 am|
[quote]However, there is a waxing crescent moon that night...it's a sign[/quote]
there is no crescent moon on the SC flag. it's a gorget. symbolic from the uniforms of our men at Fort Moultrie that fought to win this country's independence. while the folks in Texas were being subservient to Spain...
| SEC Rant|| re: Looking for a true objective analysis (A&M at South Carolina) - winyahpercy on 8/24/14 at 9:47 pm|
[quote]Weather Forecast For Columbia, SC Thursday, Aug 28 Sunny High: 96° Low: 72° CHANCE OF RAIN: 0% WIND: WNW at 4 mph [/quote]
CHANCE OF SANDSTORM: 100%...
| SEC Rant|| re: Browns fans voting for starting QB - winyahpercy on 8/19/14 at 11:18 am|
if it was based on online voting, Howard Stern would be starting QB for the Jets. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Browns fans voting for starting QB - winyahpercy on 8/19/14 at 10:54 am|
[quote]I think they'll end up cutting Manziel[/quote]
you don't cut first rounders.... Jimmy Haslam may have him cleaning the bathrooms at a Pilot on I-90, but he'll get his money out of him until he can be traded. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: I ask that no Gamecock fan on here interrupt or interfere with the midnight yell - winyahpercy on 8/18/14 at 8:12 am|
[quote]Y'all will forever be the state that started the Civil War. Y'all are more racist than us forever.[/quote]
Emmett Till's mom and Medgar Evers's widow would disagree. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: SEC Rewind on The SEC Network now. Herschel vs Rogers - winyahpercy on 8/17/14 at 10:22 pm|
Anyone notice Ray Goff on the SC sideline as an Asst. Coach?...
| SEC Rant|| re: SEC Rewind on The SEC Network now. Herschel vs Rogers - winyahpercy on 8/17/14 at 9:50 pm|
I was there. 11 years old. We sat on the front row. Couldn't see crap because of the damn hedges. People forget that SC was the highest ranked team UGA played that year, except for ND in the Sugar. ...
| South Carolina Sports|| re: South Carolina over the years .... - winyahpercy on 8/16/14 at 10:30 am|
good stuff scrooster. some other little tidbits to your story. we were in close discussion w/ FSU, Penn St. and I think Miami to create our own conference in the 80's. word got out to the Big 10, who decided to grab Penn St. SEC expansion was started by Dick Bestwick, who was Vince Dooley's right ha...
| SEC Rant|| re: 13 member playoff committee graphic on their ties to programs / conferences - winyahpercy on 8/15/14 at 9:16 pm|
[quote]South Carolina 1[/quote]
That's actually a negative 1 because he's the AD of our rival. If we make the playoff, his job gets harder....
| SEC Rant|| re: South Carolina fans, why was Richard Bell fired in 1982 after just one year? - winyahpercy on 8/13/14 at 3:44 pm|
[quote] When the USFL folded under, Wilson by then was retiring, and Duke re-hired Spurrier[/quote]
actually, Steve Sloan coached Duke after Wilson and before Spurrier...
| SEC Rant|| re: Im just going to leave this here: - winyahpercy on 8/13/14 at 3:13 pm|
i've heard Big George Rogers tell the story a few times about how when he arrived w/ the Saints as the #1 overall pick, he was ill-prepared to handle his situation. his dad was in jail for murder for most of his life, so he didn't have someone to look up to. but when he got to New Orleans, a veteran...
| SEC Rant|| re: South Carolina fans, why was Richard Bell fired in 1982 after just one year? - winyahpercy on 8/13/14 at 1:57 pm|
[quote]In short, he lost to Duke (Spurrier) and he lost to Furman ... which was totally unacceptable. He almost lost to Navy, but he was already done by then. He was strictly interim[/quote]
Spurrier didn't come to Duke until 1987. Bell was an interim coach that lost to Furman. Carlen was fired b...