Favorite team:LSU 
Location:Dayton, OH
Biography:graduated from UL-M in 1962; retired, USAF, 1981; born in Jackson Parish
Interests:Golf, bridge
Occupation:Retired
Number of Posts:32
Registered on:12/27/2012
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re: Missouri sportswriter with tweet of the day - daytontiger
That's Cuonzo's "Dewey Beats Truman" moment....
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re: GoFundMe For Drake - daytontiger
A check went out from Ohio this morning to Drake....
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re: RIP Billy Cannon - daytontiger
Only saw this great man one time and that was in April 1959 at a track meet at Northeast Louisiana State College. The Styron twins (Don and Dave) were world class athletes and set many records in the 100 yard dash and hurdles. Saw this great athlete run a dead heat in the 100 yard dash with Dave Sty...
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re: What is your earliest recollection of LSU Football? - daytontiger
I remember LSU losing to Bud Wilkinson's Oklahoma team in the 1950 Sugar Bowl game by a score of 35-0. That game was the beginning of my great interest in LSU football. I think I was 13. ...
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re: Early Signing Day thoughts - daytontiger
Sportswriter for the Dayton Daily News said that coaches like Saban and Meyer will have a harder time "poaching" players committed to other programs with the early signing period. Ergo - they probably won't like it....
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re: SEC vs. Big 10 - daytontiger
I thought possibly Michigan or Penn State but I have no way to verify that. ...
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re: SEC vs. Big 10 - daytontiger
That might be 7 because I included: Alabama, Auburn, Florida, LSU, Mississippi State (Prescott), and Texas A&M (Manziel). Thanks for the help. ...
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SEC vs. Big 10 - daytontiger
I maintain - to my Buckeye buddy - the supremacy of the SEC over the Big 10 with this rationale; during the last 10 years or so, I believe that no less than 6 of the 14 SEC teams have been ranked #1 - at least once during the season - while only about 2 from the Big Ten can claim this distinction. A...
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re: Tom Crean just got fired - daytontiger
Interesting article by Archie's dad: http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/sports/tom-archdeacon-another-ncaa-tournament-drive-for-john-miller-father-two-college-basketball-top-coaches/lvkffaPxyUhwTru8Gmp5aO/...
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re: Realistic replacement for Johnny Jones.....? - daytontiger
As best I can determine, Archie Miller makes $692,000 per year. Think LSU could do much better than that....
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re: Tre White Open Letter to LSU Fans - daytontiger
Made this 80 year old tear up. Thanks, Tre...
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re: Orgeron brought in help for special teams - daytontiger
Good analogy....
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re: DJ LeMahieu to be benched to win batting title? - daytontiger
My thoughts exactly. Ted actually raised his average on the last day to win the title and bat above .400 - .406 to be exact....
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re: Getting Tom Herman (the timeline and conditions) - daytontiger
Wiki says he was born in Cincinnati and grew up in Simi Valley, CA. He still has family in Ohio. ...
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re: Jim Taylor Was Tough to Tackle - daytontiger
Met him in the Los Angeles airport in 1964. Got his autograph and he was super nice....
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re: LSU basketball: Where do we go from here? - daytontiger
I totally agree with you. Archie is a real winner and has basketball in his blood. He has done so much with so little....
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re: Is LSU ever going to spend the money on a real basketball coach? - daytontiger
Archie Miller is 20-3 with a bunch of nobodies. They made the Elite 8 last year....
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re: Dameyune Craig/OC in the future? - daytontiger
I believe that something other than money lured him here. JMHO...
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re: Fox news Shep Smith announcing the JBE is telling LSU to go to hell - daytontiger
That's why I refuse to watch that prick....
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re: Why doesn't LSU hire a "Saban Type" BB coach? - daytontiger
Archie Miller at University of Dayton would be a home run hire - IMHO. His team is 20-3 with a bunch of "nobodies."...
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