re: Florida wins the CWS. Thank you seniors!!!! - CrippleCreek on 6/27/17 at 10:31 pm
What was the fricking plan if we had gotten the runs in the 7/8? Surely he didn't honestly think he was gonna have Hess get them all the way home? Great season all around, but it really bothers me that they hung Hess out to dry like that to end it....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: Top 5 possible basketball hires - CrippleCreek on 3/9/17 at 7:59 am
[quote]money was never the problem[/quote] That may be, but if Alleva spends at or near the top of the market after taking a trip to the Dollar General to find the football coach there will, and should be, blowback. The market for the lsu basketball coach will not be set by the CBB market, but...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Fournette's playing weight in the NFL - CrippleCreek on 3/5/17 at 3:51 pm
It's hard to completely isolate the impact weight had on him last season because of the ankle issues, but anyone who legitimately thinks he was as dynamic in 16 as 15 when he was on the field just doesn't remember how good he was in 15. His start/stop and change of direction were on an entirely d...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Alabama negative recruiting: Baton Rouge Crime - CrippleCreek on 1/2/17 at 3:41 pm
At the moment Alabama has the best coach in CFB history who is in the midst of one of the greatest runs in the sport's history, and LSU has a coach with no track record of success in producing consistently successful teams or preparing players for successful NFL careers. Alabama also has superior...
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re: Alabama negative recruiting: Baton Rouge Crime - CrippleCreek on 1/2/17 at 12:50 pm
[quote]How in the hell could he do better in business after football going to Bama than coming back to set up shop in Louisiana?[/quote] Maybe he has post-football business goals that go beyond a desire to simply trade on his name and he thinks Bama would better prepare him to achieve those goals...
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re: The OFFICIAL Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ***SPOILERS*** Thread - CrippleCreek on 12/15/16 at 9:57 pm
It definitely was. It was good because the battle was great. The rest really drove home what a homerun they hit with Ridley and Driver in the main story though....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: The OFFICIAL Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ***SPOILERS*** Thread - CrippleCreek on 12/15/16 at 9:47 pm
The characters were bad, but the battle was absolutely bananas. Possible best battle in SW filns saved a movie I was really not enjoying. Basically it was a movie in service to one fricking outstanding set-piece....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Should Donald Jr. and Eric really be a part of the transition team? - CrippleCreek on 12/14/16 at 5:05 pm
It isn't a nepotism issue. To the extent Eric and Jr. running the companies are part of Trump's plan for his businesses and avoiding the potential for conflicts of interest, they shouldn't be involved in the transition. If for no other reason than that avoiding even the appearance of impropriety ...
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re: ***Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Official Discussion*** Spoilers - CrippleCreek on 11/27/16 at 9:15 pm
I was really enjoying this movie, and the fact that it was mostly light on using callbacks and references to the other stories as a crutch. It was a cool use of the world to tell an original story. Then Depp turned up, brought in grendelwald, tethered the whole thing to the main saga, opened ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: I don't understand the thought that Aranda is indespensible - CrippleCreek on 11/19/16 at 8:05 pm
You don't have to make it a "condition" The potential staff and who a candidate would like to keep for continuity are obviously points to be discussed in the interview process. Eliminate anyone who doesn't say they intend to keep Aranda as a high priority from contention for the job....
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re: Buckeyes fans: you are not getting screwed when you don't make the playoff - CrippleCreek on 11/13/16 at 2:40 am
The playoff is owned and run by these conferences and it exists in direct response to LSU-bama. Champs are in, non-champs are out IMO. That is just conjecture until tested. I'm rooting hard for PSU/Wisconsin and OSU to win out. It will be stupid no matter the result, but the committee has gott...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Student Section called out by SB Nation - CrippleCreek on 10/18/16 at 8:58 pm
[quote] I would say the majority of the fans in the stadium treat LSU games like a social event. To some degree that's what it is. [/quote] To exactly what degree do you think an LSU game [i]isn't[/i] a social event? ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Westworld Season 1 Hype Thread. Premiere 10-2-16 - CrippleCreek on 10/3/16 at 8:55 pm
I'm under the impression we saw the first day of the sim 3-4 different times. There were a few different lines, most notably the return guest calling his previous trip "the best 2 weeks of his life," that indicate the timeline of the pilot isn't exactly linear. It has to, or the show would drive eve...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: How great will the atmosphere be Saturday night - CrippleCreek on 9/27/16 at 5:41 pm
It's going to start really hyped up, but then the red hat parade is going to do its thing as usual....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Silicon Valley Season 3!!! - CrippleCreek on 6/20/16 at 12:42 pm
[quote]Couldn't they just make it a platform for businesses?[/quote] Jared said that this was the true value of the tech way back in the pilot. Nobody actually needs the power the platform is packing but the biggest techies and businesses. What they're trying to do doesn't really make any se...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
LSU Names Russell Reynolds The Starter For Game One Of The CWS Finals
Coach Paul Mainieri announced the news Sunday.
Louisiana's No. 1 RB AJ Carter Flips Commitment From UCLA To LSU
Boom! Welcome aboard AJ!
Game Day At The CWS Finals: LSU vs. Florida
First pitch is set for 6 p.m. CT on ESPN.
2018 Florida TE Zach Sheffer Commits To LSU
Boom! Welcome aboard Zach!
Here Are The Athletes Who Will Be In ESPN's New Body Issue
Caroline Wozniacki Vs. Unicorn Inner Tube During SI Swimsuit Shoot
Wish I was that unicorn.
Finally, Golfer Paige Spiranac In Bikini Poolside
Worth the wait.