| SEC Rant|| re: Spurrier Unlocked: Saban is a Great Recruiter, Not a Great Coach - Honcho C McGregor on 7/22/14 at 8:25 pm|
To me the argument is similar to the Tiger Phil argument. I know some knowledgeable PGA people that say Phil is more talented than Tiger (not that Tiger isn't talented but less than Phil) but the drop off from Phil to Tiger is minor compared to the difference in Tiger's work ethic, mental tenacity,...
| SEC Rant|| re: Should collegiate athletes receive stipends? - Honcho C McGregor on 2/27/14 at 6:07 pm|
I think they are pretty well compensated for being part time "employees" as it is.
I'm a fan of the Crimson Tide, I'm a fan of CFB, I'd still go to games in Tuscaloosa if ....AJ McCarron/Trent Richardson/CJ Moseley etc had gone to other schools. . ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Would Johnny Weir be Accepted in Mainstream Sports Broadcasting? - Honcho C McGregor on 2/22/14 at 5:54 pm|
heard this the other day: "sure, Weir isn't going to think Yuna Kim should have won - she's the Queen of Skating, and he isn't" ...
| SEC Rant|| re: The only logical reason Nick Saban hired Kiffin - Honcho C McGregor on 1/14/14 at 7:35 pm|
[quote]Kiffen could fall face first into a wheel barrel full of dicks and come out with a tit in his mouth.[/quote]
Clay should at least give credit where credit is due...he basically copied this from EDSBS. 2+ years ago
Then again, coming up with his own stuff would require effort ...
| SEC Rant|| re: How many games does bama lose? - Honcho C McGregor on 12/21/13 at 10:15 am|
[quote]U bama people are crazy. U think you will never lose another game ever again[/quote]
Don't take advice from men who wear belts and suspenders and from people too lazy to spell out "you". ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Bama fans: How does the Rose Bowl stadium compare to SEC venues? - Honcho C McGregor on 12/11/13 at 7:10 pm|
I felt like it was more like sitting in Chastain Park than in a CFB stadium... Like playing the golf course...
| More Sports Board|| re: not looking good for Baylor - Honcho C McGregor on 11/21/13 at 8:57 pm|
[quote]AU plays OSU for the title if we beat bama[/quote]
No MSU knocks off OSU. FSU loses w/o Kobe. Baylor loses to any of the next two AU beats USCe/Mizzou and Gus takes his SEC East cast off QB and faces.........................
Oregon in Pasadena.
(Can't believe I just typed that...
| More Sports Board|| re: No charges filed against Jameis Winston - Honcho C McGregor on 11/21/13 at 8:50 pm|
[quote]"The state attorney doesn't want to indict the case because he's going to lose it," said Barry Cohen, a prominent Tampa litigator. "There's going to be reasonable doubt, unless there's other evidence that can corroborate what she's saying."[/quote]
This is what I don't get. There were othe...
| More Sports Board|| re: FSU Players and Coach Play 'Hangman' During 4th qt. - Dirty or Fun? - Honcho C McGregor on 11/18/13 at 10:42 am|
I give them credit for what appears to be at least a 7 letter word....
but when hangman is more exciting than the game, then we have a perfect example of why FSU chose the ACC
| SEC Rant|| re: Alabama Fans serious question? - Honcho C McGregor on 11/15/13 at 12:15 pm|
personally I'm traumatized over the relegation to "second fiddle"...it's absolutely killing out recruiting
| SEC Rant|| re: Last time a 13th Ranked LSU took on a #1 team...... - Honcho C McGregor on 11/8/13 at 3:21 pm|
Hmmm, I wonder then will AU be ranked ahead of Bama going into the iron bowl...I mean since it's already a formality that Bama will not win. No team should be expected to fight the dual-headed monster of LSU's history of being #13 and taking down #1 AND having the curse of game day. Fortunately Bam...
| SEC Rant|| re: I'll break the ice. Tre Mason and Dee Ford are two of the most underrated guys - Honcho C McGregor on 11/3/13 at 10:39 am|
[quote]Like I said, frick Auburn, but contrary to what most people want to believe, I love good football, even if it's from the little brother school. It'd be blind homerism to ignore what they're doing just because I hate them.
It's like when Andre Agassi was questioned why he acknowl...
| SEC Rant|| re: The gump's mouthpiece is ruining Game Day - Honcho C McGregor on 11/2/13 at 9:30 am|
[quote]It amazes me how people don't realize how ESPN and sports media in general functions.[/quote]
Hence the only reason Danny Kannel is speaking to more than 5 people about college football. Say what you want about Finebaum, - it's Alabama now,but he'll jump on what ever bandwagon. Kannel ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Do the Cardinals Have More Miracles Left in Their Gift Bag? - Honcho C McGregor on 10/29/13 at 12:57 pm|
If they can get to a game 7...you never know how nerves/ pressure will affect a team and the Cardinals seem to be....bottom of the 9th 2 out pressure type of team. So, I give them a better than average chance (compared to most 2 down teams). It wouldn't surprise me to see a 8-1 game tonight from ei...
| SEC Rant|| re: Should Connor Shaw get more hype? - Honcho C McGregor on 10/14/13 at 11:40 am|
Absolutely. heck of a football player...
| More Sports Board|| re: What was your most depressing day as a sports fan? - Honcho C McGregor on 10/9/13 at 11:26 am|
Driving home after UT beat Bama and hearing that Payne Stewart died in a plane crash (technically before the "crash" but...)
I liked Payne Stewart a lot. Different guy, had some bumps in the road but prevailed. He was very nice to me once when I volunteered to caddy at a Pro Am...
| SEC Rant|| re: So Verne's contract is up this year, but Brando wants the gig? - Honcho C McGregor on 9/24/13 at 5:56 pm|
Brando sucks the sweat off a dead man's balls..wait, "Bless his heart...poor Timmy Brando sucks the sweat off a dead man's balls" - got to be polite about it. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: Who is Charles Robinson? - Honcho C McGregor on 9/11/13 at 9:26 pm|
What Jim Cantore is to Coastal Towns....Charles Robinson is to CFB campuses....
| SEC Rant|| re: Will LSU leave the SEC within the next decade? - Honcho C McGregor on 8/21/13 at 8:56 pm|
[quote]you still just don't get it. And it's ok that you don't get it. Just know that you're wrong.
I would say that the announcer making the pre-night game comment about the sun setting in the western sky.... now - that would be a "tradition" When the game is at night. But saying Nig...
| More Sports Board|| re: Most forgotten amazing sports feats? - Honcho C McGregor on 8/20/13 at 9:00 pm|
Abebe Bikila won consecutive Olympic Marathons (Rome/Tokyo) and won the first one barefooted
| More Sports Board|| re: Most forgotten amazing sports feats? - Honcho C McGregor on 8/20/13 at 11:25 am|
Edwin Moses....10 yr long winning streak...
| Political Talk|| re: Stream Illegally and Become a Felon - Honcho C McGregor on 8/18/13 at 5:43 pm|
and I bet no one from the RIAA has ever taken peanuts into a ball park or candy into a movie theater. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: What do you think Manziel's punishment will be? - Honcho C McGregor on 8/6/13 at 3:28 pm|
be forced to dismiss the personal assistant who was scamming the money w/o johnny knowing. :lol: :lol:...
| More Sports Board|| re: Athletes better known by nicknames - Honcho C McGregor on 8/5/13 at 5:50 pm|
| More Sports Board|| re: 20 years ago? Mr. Ventura, meet Mr. Ryan - Honcho C McGregor on 8/4/13 at 8:55 am|
watching a game a couple of weeks ago, the ESPN game crew (forgot which) were talking about this incident. Apparently Ventura tells the story that he started out to the mound... then realized that was going to be a big mistake...but he had already committed so either take the beating or back off an...
| More Sports Board|| re: Matt Garza got a little angry at Eric Sogards wife - Honcho C McGregor on 8/4/13 at 8:51 am|
those danged twitter hackers at it again...
my thought reading it, if it's a "man's game" like Garza often tweeted...why not deal with it man to man in the locker room instead of airing it. #distraction...
| Political Talk|| re: Obama Bashes Kim and Kanye...Hhhmmmmm - Honcho C McGregor on 8/2/13 at 6:04 pm|
[quote]Aspirations are bad?
Of course not, but the best comment I've heard about the Kardashian "fortune" is from SNL "Weekend Update" when the ~600 million powerball was still up in the air. Seth Meyers looked at the camera and said "Just know this lottery powerball winner, you will s...
| More Sports Board|| re: Jamaica's PED Agency (JADCO) Only Conducted 106 drug tests in 2012 - Honcho C McGregor on 8/1/13 at 6:02 pm|
Am I the only one that doesn't see that as being too terribly low a number? How many sports are Jamaican athletes in on the world wide scale? ...one. I'm sure they have a cricket players but who cares. Track is the answer - it's not even Track and Field - it's track,because specifically 100m. 200m ...
| More Sports Board|| re: A video reminder that Michael Jordan was really good at finishing at the rim - Honcho C McGregor on 7/24/13 at 8:54 pm|
Michael Jordan had the fastest dunk I've ever seen. Jordan went baseline..David Robinson rolls off his man to block and Jordan straight up down - just enough to clear the rim. If you blinked you would have missed it. Asked about it later Jordan replied "yeah, you see David Robinson coming?"
| Political Talk|| re: CNN Host Lectures Guest On His White 'Privilege' - Honcho C McGregor on 7/23/13 at 7:01 pm|
Someone forgot to tell the first college that I applied to that I was applying under the "white privilege" exemption. I was told though they had open spots (and that I qualified) those spots had to be reserved for minorities......