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Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 810
Posted By Franco
I find that if the player is good enough, they'll...

I find that if the player is good enough, they'll make the number fit them

I always hated the number 87 on a jersey, but after Troy Niklas (his NFL number) and to a certain extent, Gronk, I've...
Forum: General Discussion 06-06-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 873
Posted By Franco
Until they continue doing it for 10+ years lol

Until they continue doing it for 10+ years lol
Forum: General Discussion 06-05-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 873
Posted By Franco
2018 Clemson Team and Trevor Lawrence

Haven't really been perusing since the playoff game (partly because I was in the middle of moving from NY back to LA), but I always had this thought after Clemson beat the pants off of us and Bama
...
Forum: General Discussion 05-31-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,578
Posted By Franco
I don't know why, but no other rival incites...

I don't know why, but no other rival incites actual hate in me quite like Michigan

edit: HAHA...right when I posted that, I saw my pic...forgot I had that there...yup, I hate Michigan
Forum: General Discussion 05-28-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,515
Posted By Franco
Nothing is gonna happen When you take into...

Nothing is gonna happen

When you take into account the severity of PSU's actions, they got off super light

The NCAA rescinded all of their initial sanctions:
- Reinstated all of their vacated...
Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,478
Posted By Franco
On a side note, Mahomes' throwing motion is just...

On a side note, Mahomes' throwing motion is just so effortless. Holy crap I like watching that guy sling it
Forum: General Discussion 01-09-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,126
Posted By Franco
Look at what I wrote again...I never said there...

Look at what I wrote again...I never said there was a change in his ability. I said when teams get more tape on a QB, they're able to adjust to his tendencies and weaknesses

All I did was point...
Forum: General Discussion 01-09-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,255
Posted By Franco
There may be a slight correlation with linemen...

There may be a slight correlation with linemen size and winning
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,126
Posted By Franco
Well the trend I'm referring to extends beyond...

Well the trend I'm referring to extends beyond these two...the trend goes back to Dayne Crist
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,126
Posted By Franco
Alright, let's calm down here...here's some data ...

Alright, let's calm down here...here's some data

WF: 73.5%
Stanford: 72.7%
VT: 71.4%
Pitt: 81.3%
Navy: 81.8%
NW: 64.7%
Syracuse: 62.2%
USC: 56.4%
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,126
Posted By Franco
Knowing Kelly's track record, Book will start to...

Knowing Kelly's track record, Book will start to decline (already seeing it), and then Jurkovec will light it up next year
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,412
Posted By Franco
I actually thought the Tide might lost fairly...

I actually thought the Tide might lost fairly handily (not a blowout though)

I based it on the fact that Alabama NEVER plays passed the comforts of their region. The farthest west they ever really...
Forum: General Discussion 01-02-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,484
Posted By Franco
We don't get into big bowls on a regular basis....

We don't get into big bowls on a regular basis. All I'm asking is the team get up for the times we do get into big bowls. Granted, Notre Dame has been to more big bowls than BSU, but in Chris...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,484
Posted By Franco
And yet, you have teams like Boise St, UCF, Utah...

And yet, you have teams like Boise St, UCF, Utah not only playing teams like OSU, Alabama, Auburn, and OU close...but they actually beat them

Why can't we at least show up to make it respectable?
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,484
Posted By Franco
I wouldn't call that anecdotal information. If...

I wouldn't call that anecdotal information. If anything, that's quantifiable data
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,124
Posted By Franco
It's honestly better for my health lol After...

It's honestly better for my health lol

After the 2014 season, I made a conscious decision not to care so much. It was the best decision I ever made. I'm less stressed/frustrated and my weekends...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 637
Posted By Franco
it's illegal for use literally everywhere. The...

it's illegal for use literally everywhere. The only way to get it is through the black market

which is why I don't buy the whole...it could have come from anywhere excuse
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2018, 02:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,484
Posted By Franco
The thing is, Clemson doesn't have the academic...

The thing is, Clemson doesn't have the academic hand-cuffs that Notre Dame has

Clemson was able to get out of that cycle because they can recruit the elite DLinemen (among others) that Notre Dame...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2018, 02:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 737
Posted By Franco
LOL don't need to be a lip-reader to know what...

LOL don't need to be a lip-reader to know what Saban was saying

pretty sloppy set of downs by the Tide on that one

"That's 3 ***king penalties, god damnit!!!"
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2018, 01:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,484
Posted By Franco
What's with Notre Dame and Big Games?

I always try to find the underlying cause as to how seemingly unrelated events keep happening

Big Bowls Since 2000
2001 Fiesta Bowl: 41-9 L
2006 Fiesta Bowl: 34-20 L
2007 Sugar Bowl: 41-14 L...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2018, 01:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,468
Posted By Franco
Unfortunately, I think that is asking a lot of...

Unfortunately, I think that is asking a lot of ND. I honestly don't think ND will win another National Championship in another 20 years+. I understand that statement may be a bit hyperbolic, but with...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2018, 01:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,658
Posted By Franco
So we need to find more diamond in the rough...

So we need to find more diamond in the rough 3-star players...got it

I say that in good fun, but yea, Julian Love was a consensus 3-star player developed into a 5-star. Really hard to find those
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,535
Posted By Franco
I think Coach Kelly is fine. He's gotten us into...

I think Coach Kelly is fine. He's gotten us into the Top 10 conversation a handful of times. Will he ever win one? Most likely not, but to call him a loser is reactionary and very close-minded

I'm...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,468
Posted By Franco
imroc, honestly, I get what you're saying, but I...

imroc, honestly, I get what you're saying, but I don't want to lower our standards

But I'm also not saying that we'll be able to overcome those academic standards to become elite consistently, or...
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By Franco
2015 Game Was Very Important to Clemson

http://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/25610637/clemson-dabo-swinney-byog-game-brought-prominence

Interesting read. I didn't know that was the game they looked back to that showed them...
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