| Tiger Rant|| Jaws: Mettenberger over Manziel, Bridgewater - sbrian3915 on 4/15/14 at 6:10 pm|
I do not know what to think of this, because Jaws is notorious for saying purposely outlandish things solely to invent news (Jaws says something stupid, ESPN reports it on Sportscenter all day lo...
| SEC Rant|| re: Athlon's ranks SEC Coaches ahead of 2014 season - sbrian3915 on 4/1/14 at 9:51 pm|
I don't understand the love for Spurrier. He was great in the 90's. Today his teams underachieve. He hasn't won the conference at all at SC. Even Georgia with idiot Richt at the helm has done that....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Andrew Loupe a bright spot for LSU - sbrian3915 on 4/1/14 at 5:53 pm|
The last slow play penalty was in 1995, so no, they will not.
If you're a golfer, there is nothing worse than slow play. Nothing!!!!!
Unless you're a slow playing golfer, then you probably have no idea you play slow!![/quote]
Tianlang Guan got nailed with a slow play penalty last...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Andrew Loupe a bright spot for LSU - sbrian3915 on 4/1/14 at 2:58 pm|
[quote]Why dont you you go post on the Bama board if it so damn difficult for you to support a former tiger[/quote]
You do realize that unless he can clear the cobwebs out of his head that cause him to be so painfully slow he will never amount to anything other than a journeyman pro.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Directv-NO to SEC Network - sbrian3915 on 4/1/14 at 2:54 pm|
Dis tends to be harder on these things than DirecTV, so don't count your chickens yet.
However, there is still time....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Andrew Loupe a bright spot for LSU - sbrian3915 on 4/1/14 at 1:47 pm|
[quote]I'm gonna cock slap Johnny Miller for talking about my boy like that.
Johnny Miller is #1 on TheCaterpillar's shitlist now. I bet he's trembling in fear. [/quote]
You may wanna watch your boy's pre-shot routine before you say this. It's pretty god awful....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Andrew Loupe a bright spot for LSU - sbrian3915 on 4/1/14 at 1:25 pm|
[quote]Don't forget about the Masters. Invite only.[/quote]
The Masters is a major and not a PGA Tour event. In my post, I disqualified Majors and WGC events because they are all special (The majors are not run by the PGA Tour and the WGC are operated under special rules and jointly by the 5 maj...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Andrew Loupe a bright spot for LSU - sbrian3915 on 4/1/14 at 12:32 pm|
[quote]I didn't watch but if he's slow enough to get that many comments it's not good. Slow play itself is the golf antichrist.
That said, good for Loupe. He'll speed it up I'm sure. [/quote]
Loupe makes Kevin Na look like John Daly in terms of pace of play. Its excruciating to watch, and pr...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Andrew Loupe a bright spot for LSU - sbrian3915 on 4/1/14 at 11:29 am|
[quote]Houston is not invite only. You have until Friday the week before to commit to it. They leave spots for either top 5 or top 10 from previous week. I'd guess 144 from the top 160 are playing next week. So he would have been on a waiting list anyway and probably not made it.
Minus a couple ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Most Hated Person in Saints History Bracket From Canal St. Chronicles - sbrian3915 on 3/20/14 at 9:52 am|
[quote]And though he isn't listed, Tom Benson shound be and would have won it for the stunt he tried to pull during Katrina. [/quote]
How quickly we forget. Let's remember why Benson did what he did after Katrina. This was the chat he had with the state post storm:
Benson: How is the Superdom...
| Tiger Rant|| re: "Who was as good as Pete Maravich?" - sbrian3915 on 3/20/14 at 9:38 am|
Bill Walton has spoken about Maravich before. Walton has a massive man crush on the Pistol. But he is 100% correct....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Was Darren lied to? - sbrian3915 on 3/13/14 at 12:21 pm|
SAS is just a fool, and Darren is butthurt because the Saints chose Pierre Thomas over him....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Tony Gonzalez, Should We? - sbrian3915 on 3/12/14 at 11:33 am|
Gonzales signed with CBS to be on the NFL Today....
| Tiger Rant|| re: LSU is getting beat by the No 1 team in the nation so we should fire our coach.. - sbrian3915 on 3/3/14 at 11:26 am|
It's not just LSU.
Other than Florida and Kentucky, every other school in the conference is in this same ship of mediocrity. I've seen braketology projections that have only 2 SEC schools going to the tourney.
With so many of us mired in parity, it makes me wonder just what is going on out th...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Why it's not time to panic. - sbrian3915 on 2/25/14 at 8:36 am|
[quote]We suck. Were going to suck. And always will suck[/quote]
I think they wouldn't suck as much if everyone was healthy, but playoffs was not a reasonable goal this season. And just about every talking head said that prior to the year....
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Danny Granger - Let's Geaux! - sbrian3915 on 2/24/14 at 4:38 pm|
I'd love Granger...for my NBA 2K14 roster. He's still money from 3 in the video game.
In real life, he's old and hurt and a shell of his former self....
| More Sports Board|| re: When will the Olympics be in the US again? - sbrian3915 on 2/24/14 at 9:59 am|
Between the millions of lost dollars into the failed 2016 bid, and the shambles that the Godfather is going to leave the city in when he leaves office, I highly doubt Chicago will have the wherewithal to bid again.
As far as Denver, the IOC has been down that road once and had to pull an awarded ...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: any details on deals that almost happened? - sbrian3915 on 2/24/14 at 9:51 am|
I heard that we nearly traded Pierre Jackson for LeBron James, but the Pelicans nixed the deal because LeBron alone wasn't enough value for the juggernaut that is Pierre Jackson....
| Pelicans Talk|| re: When will Benson clean house? - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 4:04 pm|
[quote]The makeup of our roster and where we have our money spent is really perplexing to me at this point. [/quote]
You have to take the intent and then compare it to the actual.
The intent was to have Smith be a placeholder at center to start and do his thing, AD at PF, Aminu providing defen...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Lost all Faith in Monty. Dell on Thin Ice Club - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 3:27 pm|
I ask again...
what the frik did anyone expect to get for the assets we had? Did anyone actually think someone would take on Eric Gordon's salary? Did anyone think that we could turn a D-League guy into something substantial that could help this team now? Are we that desperate to be rid of Aus...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: When will Benson clean house? - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 1:18 pm|
[quote]AD won't resign in a short 2 years if there isn't a plan to get better[/quote]
Do we need to go for the 978th time the way Restricted Free Agency works?...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Pels in on the Jordan Hill "sweepstakes" - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 12:13 pm|
[quote]I don't think it's a tactic as much as the way things have played out which could be to our advantage. I think Demps either couldn't get enough value for Pierre or decided he didn't want to pay an asset to rent Hill.[/quote]
Or maybe they got an indication from Hill's people that it would ...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Official Trade Deadline News Thread - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 10:30 am|
[quote]The point I was making was that he is an extremely hot commodity for a player that hasn't played at all in the nba.
Maybe there is a reason for that and we should just see what we have there.[/quote]
But he is not a hot commodity. That's the whole point. If he was, they would have be...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Pierre Jackson to Turkey - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 10:13 am|
Pierre is a prototyical American player who has a long career in Europe in his future. He just isn't big enough to be a quality NBA guy....
| Olympics Board|| re: 2014 USA vs Canada Semifinal Hype Thread | Friday, 12pm EST, 11am CST | NBCSN - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 9:25 am|
Denis Potvin was on HTM on SiriusXM this morning. They asked him why was team USA scoring goals and Canada was struggling offensively
He said from his observations, the USA was cutting towards the net much like a Eurpoean team does, wheresas Canada was playing much more the North American style, ...
| Olympics Board|| re: What does everyone consider to be the medal count race - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 9:16 am|
[quote]Do the 1906 Intercalated Games count towards a country's all time total medal count?
The IOC does not recognize medals won there as official medals today, [/quote]
You're missing the point.
As far as the IOC is concerned, there is no such thing as the medal race, ye...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Pels in on the Jordan Hill "sweepstakes" - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 9:11 am|
[quote]Michael McNamara ?@McNamara247 3m
Easy way to do this: Pierre to Cleveland for Orlando's 2nd round pick and Miami's 2015 1st. Then, send Orlando pick for Jordan Hill.
You effectively get Jordan Hill and 2015 1st rounder for Pierre Jackson. Not a bad haul for a throw in to a big trade....
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Pierre Jackson held out of NBADL game... - sbrian3915 on 2/20/14 at 8:41 am|
[quote]The fact that everyone wants him has me extremely nervous.[/quote]
We don't know this.
We know he has great D-League scoring numbers. We know he has been mentioned in multiple trade reports and rumors, but those could be coming from his agent to generate interest, or the Pelicans to ge...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: Tulane opponents practicing at Pels practice facility - sbrian3915 on 2/19/14 at 4:51 pm|
FYI: UNO beat UTEP on the road earlier this season....
| Olympics Board|| re: 2014 USA vs Canada Semifinal Hype Thread | Friday, 12pm EST, 11am CST | NBCSN - sbrian3915 on 2/19/14 at 4:38 pm|
The key sentence in here:
"At this point, either these guys (Canada) will know just when to turn it on come Friday night when the tournament gets harder for T...