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    A big x 2 on this one. Jeter's still using an old...

    A big x 2 on this one. Jeter's still using an old tape of Bob Sheppard to intro his AB's & he passed in 2010 ; I don't see why Mr. Garner's voice can't do the same for the Crimson & Cream he loved...
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    R.I.P. Robert Newhouse

    One heck of a fullback back in the day. As young as I was, I'll never forget those huge sides of beef he had masquerading as his thighs:
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  3. Norm MacDonald's Garner story: ...

    Norm MacDonald's Garner story:

    https://twitter.com/normmacdonald
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    Definitely. Reminds me of the Julius Jones-Marion...

    Definitely. Reminds me of the Julius Jones-Marion Barber combo back in the mid-00's.
  5. Not me; that's my #1 game of concern. Sans 2005...

    Not me; that's my #1 game of concern. Sans 2005 they've played OU tough as nails every time they came to Norman in the Stoops v. Snyder era. Combine that with the fact that it's the week after the...
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    Personally, I'm kinda wondering what the...

    Personally, I'm kinda wondering what the difference between Hansen & Justice is.
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    Highly doubt you'd get Stoops to sign off on...

    Highly doubt you'd get Stoops to sign off on Kentucky. I remember him saying more than a few times during that set w/ the 'noles that he hated playing his brother/s because it meant somebody had to...
  8. A big x2 on this. I was beginning to wonder if I...

    A big x2 on this. I was beginning to wonder if I was too much of a realist or just flat out naive when it comes to the BSU loss, because I'm just not embarrassed by that one. Those 2 teams were way...
  9. I agree 100% that TK's game was better, for all...

    I agree 100% that TK's game was better, for all the reasons you listed. IMO it stands by itself, nothing else is even close. Apparently there's some confusion about my previous post, because TK had...
  10. I'm saying that Stanford '09 > UConn '10

    I'm saying that Stanford '09 > UConn '10
  11. Statistically better (429, 3, & 1, w/ a better...

    Statistically better (429, 3, & 1, w/ a better comp. %). I just tend to lean a bit more toward the Stanford game due to the aforementioned line issues, plus the teams were more evenly matched.
  12. Landry Jones in the Sun Bowl: 418 yards, 3 TD's,...

    Landry Jones in the Sun Bowl: 418 yards, 3 TD's, 1 INT., & that was w/ next to no benefit of a running game thanks to the M.A.S.H unit known as the OU OL. FWIW, I know he obviously didn't give them...
  13. You might want to take into consideration how...

    You might want to take into consideration how they use their players in that spread offense though. Their version of the spread is way, WAY more downfield oriented than any other I've seen. Petty was...
  14. Funny how perspectives can differ over the same...

    Funny how perspectives can differ over the same thing, because I was in the other boat. The outcome of the USC game didn't surprise me (they were wire to wire #1 for a reason), but the margin...
  15. Right place, wrong time: Right place: back...

    Right place, wrong time:

    Right place: back when I first started bowling, we went to my uncle's in Tennessee for Christmas that year. While we were there, we went to the alley in Hendersonville to...
  16. 55-45 now.

    55-45 now.
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    Most of mine have been mentioned, but there are 3...

    Most of mine have been mentioned, but there are 3 out west that I don't see on here yet that I usually try to catch:

    Arizona-ASU
    The Civil War
    The Apple Cup

    Also, it was short lived, but...
  18. Jolly had company too..... RPquR4eXa84

    Jolly had company too.....

    RPquR4eXa84
  19. Special teams were also a major contributor to...

    Special teams were also a major contributor to opponents point totals. Here's a post I wrote on that from a while back on another board:
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    2013 UT, 2012 KSU, 2012 Notre Dame, 2011 TTU, &...

    2013 UT, 2012 KSU, 2012 Notre Dame, 2011 TTU, & 2011 BU all say hi. The LEAST amount of points OU was favored by in those games was 12.5 vs. ND. The most was vs. TTU, who was a 29 point dog.
  21. Disagree w/ this, esp. putting WVU in over...

    Disagree w/ this, esp. putting WVU in over Mizzou. WVU also had 2 losses, one of which was to a Pitt team (in Morgantown no less) who came into that game 4-7, which is much worse than any setback...
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    Current: BBT & Mike & Molly Classic: Happy...

    Current: BBT & Mike & Molly

    Classic: Happy Days & Three's Company

    Honorable mention to 8 Simple Rules.
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    They've played the Sugar Bowl on ESPNU 3 times in...

    They've played the Sugar Bowl on ESPNU 3 times in the last week and a half that I know of. Might've been more.
  24. 59-41 now.

    59-41 now.
  25. Harris, Bassey, purchase FXFL franchise

    Ironically, they bought the team based in Austin:

    http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/752168-fxfl-new-developmental-football-league-starts-this-fall/
  26. Going to move up the ladder too, if the trend...

    Going to move up the ladder too, if the trend keeps up; the SEC's lost 4 of the last 5 SB's.
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    Offer: IIRC, Proctor Land was from out there as well. I...

    IIRC, Proctor Land was from out there as well. I think the pickings get pretty slim after that though, at least since I've been watching.
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    OU having about half the respect for Dylan...

    OU having about half the respect for Dylan Meier's (R.I.P.) abilities as they did Roberson's didn't help Sproles' cause either. He had 22 eyes on him every time the ball was snapped, & a majority of...
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    Sans his one TD run, Smith got shut down in the...

    Sans his one TD run, Smith got shut down in the '03 return game in Norman.
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    They're both short, but Woodhead has over 30 lbs....

    They're both short, but Woodhead has over 30 lbs. on Roy.
  31. Not to mention the fact that OU had to come from...

    Not to mention the fact that OU had to come from behind on 3 separate occasions.
  32. This, plus IIRC, Blake's last team was 6th in the...

    This, plus IIRC, Blake's last team was 6th in the nation in total defense. Offensive ineptitude was his/their downfall.
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    even more embarrassing: I saw an interview after...

    even more embarrassing: I saw an interview after that game in which Austin stated that when he got the ball on a handoff, they had all of 2 plays designed; left & right.

    Oh, & as for the OP; I'll...
  34. Unfortunately it was a premonition of things to...

    Unfortunately it was a premonition of things to come, but how about Ell Roberson in '01? He didn't have a good completion percentage (12-32) because KSU's philosophy against OU back then was to get...
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    Thing is, both Briles & their AD have adamantly...

    Thing is, both Briles & their AD have adamantly come out in saying that they will not change their scheduling practices. The committee is going to have to burn them first, & then they'll have the...
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    awY1MRlMKMc

    awY1MRlMKMc
  37. Cal was 8-6 in '03. No great shakes by any...

    Cal was 8-6 in '03. No great shakes by any stretch, but not horrible either. I watched them up @ Arrowhead w/ a KSU buddy of mine in the BCA classic that year & they had no answer for...
  38. Think you might have them flipped with the USC...

    Think you might have them flipped with the USC team they beat. UT '05 was #10 in total defense, & 8th in scoring defense.
  39. Wanna know a big reason that it got that way? ...

    Wanna know a big reason that it got that way?



    http://www.thewareaglereader.com/2011/03/the-ten-best-auburn-games-that-never-happened/#.U4zCEijy0Zw

    A couple of things to correct/add to that...
  40. USC vacated the '04 title game, & OU wasn't named...

    USC vacated the '04 title game, & OU wasn't named NC by anybody that year. OU was named NC's in '03 by a couple of podunk selectors for the '03 season however, despite losing their last 2 games:
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    Beat me to it. I sincerely hope his S key shorted...

    Beat me to it. I sincerely hope his S key shorted out.
  42. Patched that up just a bit: ...

    Patched that up just a bit:

    https://m.espn.go.com/wireless/story?storyId=8149795&wjb=&pg=1
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    He had one game after week 2 in which he topped...

    He had one game after week 2 in which he topped 40 yards receiving, & that was the game vs. Indy where he took 2 long ones (his only 2 catches of that game) to the house. To say that he's got some...
  44. 72 ounce steak? I'll take two......

    & still look like anybody else.....

    http://newsok.com/woman-in-texas-eats-pair-of-72-ounce-steak-dinners-in-less-than-15-minutes/article/4851329

    :wow:
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    Beat me to it. Dude was a lockdown defender who...

    Beat me to it. Dude was a lockdown defender who was plenty capable of putting it in the hoop as well. One other guy who I think gets overlooked on those teams (except for Boston fans, lol) is Andrew...
  46. It really wasn't the scheme so much as it was one...

    It really wasn't the scheme so much as it was one bad matchup. I hate pointing one guy out, but Ferguson pretty much ate Thompson's lunch that day. Combine that with A&M (Jay Brooks, IIRC ) blocking...
  47. I agree with this, but at the same time, I also...

    I agree with this, but at the same time, I also believe that if '94 Penn State didn't deserve a split, then neither did '97 NU. The Huskers needed a totally blown call to win a game that year, while...
  48. 1. '95 NU 2. The rest. Now if you...

    1. '95 NU




    2. The rest.

    Now if you want to talk about pure talent, I'd have to lean toward '01 Miami, but I personally have to include results on the field, & '01 UM was lucky to get out...
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    Especially when they went down to Auburn & shut...

    Especially when they went down to Auburn & shut out AU 23-0 just the year before.
  50. Sans the one run (& I still think they spent way...

    Sans the one run (& I still think they spent way too much effort trying to strip him instead of tackling him) we kept Toombs in check that day. It was Robert Ferguson (gimped up leg & all) who we...
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