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Favorite team:LSU 
Location:Just south of the DC/US border
Biography:"Please leave out all sordid details." There's not much else to tell . . . .
Interests:LSU
Occupation:Lawyer
Number of Posts:12191
Registered on:3/3/2004
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re: Best athlete from LSU - King Joey
[quote]The great athletes in baseball would have a better chance playing another sport than others trying to play baseball. That's a fact.[/quote]So basically you're saying that Cal Ripken was a better football player than Barry Sanders or Randy Moss, and a better basketball player than LeBron James...
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re: Best athlete from LSU - King Joey
[quote]You can be a fat arse in any sport and be a great player.[/quote]Struggling to remember the "fat arse" that was a great basketball player. Even Shaq and Sir Charles were not "fat arses" when they were great basketball players.[quote]A GREAT ATHLETE on a baseball field will trump GREAT ATHLET...
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re: LSU Basketball: 1-12 SEC Record - King Joey
[quote]No one liked this hire when it happened.[/quote]Pretty much true, as I recall.[quote]Jones has lived up to all expectations[/quote]I don't recall anyone thinking it would get THIS bad, though. Is this record-setting bad for LSU Basketball? This has to be the worst we've been since pre-Marav...
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re: Basketball: LSU 85, Kentucky 92 | Final - King Joey
[quote]Kentucky didn't play much defense and we made some 3's in the last 2 minutes to make it look closer than it was.[/quote]That's what I was afraid of. Oh, well. At least the score looked respectable on the sports pages. :cheers: :geauxtigers: :cheers:...
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re: St. Aug and Landry/Walker NOT going to "boycott" meeting - King Joey
[quote]If he did cook this story then he just toasted himself in this state.[/quote]I'm curious how you mean "toasted" himself? I mean, at most I would expect sources would stop giving him information. But since it seems pretty clear he needs neither sources nor information to write stories, I don...
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re: Texas A&M isn't good, so we actually have a chance tonight.... - King Joey
[quote]The 30 point loss wasn't as close as the final score. Let that sink in for a moment.[/quote]That is a scary thought. And what is scarier still to me is that, not having seen that game, I'm not at all inclined to question your assessment. :cheers: :geauxtigers: :cheers:...
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re: Booger M. told Miles he drove a Mercedes(Team) like a Yugo - King Joey
[quote]Really Dinardo had nothing but Saban had a lot of solid players on the roster when he got here.[/quote]DiNardo didn't even have "nothing". Gabe Northern, Eddie Kennison, Tory James, James Gilyard, Chuck Wiley, Kenny Mixon, Markeith Spears, Alan Faneca, Kendall Cleveland, David LaFleur; they ...
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re: Grade the recruiting class by position. - King Joey
B, C-, C+, F, B, A, B+, A+ According to GPA calculations, that's a 2.7 average. And this is a top 10 class? That seems a bit disjointed. If I were going to weigh the positions (like credit hours for classes) in terms of importance in general, I think I'd do it like this: QB -- 4 hours RB...
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re: Booger M. told Miles he drove a Mercedes(Team) like a Yugo - King Joey
[quote]In any event, why did Les Miles lose two games in 2005 when he had inherited a team stockpiled with a championship level of talent already?[/quote]National Championship talent? What "National Championship" did the talent he inherited on that team win? They were a 9-3 team the year before, a...
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re: Booger M. told Miles he drove a Mercedes(Team) like a Yugo - King Joey
[quote]Only difference is Saban did it in half of the time starting from scratch and Les inherited a top 5 program..[/quote]Miles inherited a 9-3 program ranked #16 in the country that had exactly one season in the last 46 years with more than 10 wins. He inherited a program that had lost at least ...
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re: Craig firing? Pete Jenkins rumor Help me understand - King Joey
[quote]We. Lost. Recruits. Because. Jenkins. Wasn't. Contacting. Them.[/quote]No. We. Didn't. :cheers: :geauxtigers: :cheers:...
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re: Booger M. told Miles he drove a Mercedes(Team) like a Yugo - King Joey
[quote]We got 3 losses with Miles[/quote]You do realize that Saban left LSU with a 3-loss season, right? And that there were only 12 games including the bowl back then? Funny how one guy -- who lost more than 3 games 40% of the time -- wins a Championship and loses 3 games and it's a "dynasty th...
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re: Booger M. told Miles he drove a Mercedes(Team) like a Yugo - King Joey
[quote]How Orgeron performs has absolutely nothing to do with whether Les needed to be fired[/quote]That is absurd. Any change to a program that results in the program getting worse is a change the had a bad result. When that bad result was more likely to occur than a good result, the decision was...
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re: Wisconsin & LSU team payouts for the game - King Joey
[quote]I witnessed LSU travel impressively in 2005 when Katrina forced the game to be switched form Baton Rouge to Tempe. Well done![/quote]I made that trip from DC. Had a blast, too. Got a little warm, but the people were amazing, friendly, and not too hard on the eyes . . . :thup: :cheers:...
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re: LSU fans, please tell us what Morgantown, WV is like during and after a game - King Joey
[quote]Our bus actually broke down on the way from DC and we had to hitch hike the rest of the way. Not kidding.[/quote]But it makes for one hell of a story, doesn't it? I'll never forget the train of about 25 LSU fans walking down the Interstate carrying about 50 cases of beer between them, and ...
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re: Without trying to be funny: What do you think the average football IQ is for TR? - King Joey
Zero. And that is a serious answer because your question asks for the "average football IQ" for Tiger Rant. To me, that means the average football IQ demonstrated in the posts appearing on the Rant. And if you add up all the posts made on the Rant and divide by the amount of football IQ shown, yo...
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re: LSU fans, please tell us what Morgantown, WV is like during and after a game - King Joey
The fans we saw were all great, tons of fun and very welcoming. That might have been a bit influenced by the fact that when we were up there they were lobbying hard to get into the SEC. Now that y'all have taken that spot instead of them, it might not be quite as nice . . . But the people were ...
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