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    "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Yeah, I know. Lots of rumors below, but under the "where there is smoke, there could be fire" doctrine, I thought I'd post this.

    Aggies to SECede? The Blog Hawgs

    I'd be much more willing to believe this stuff if the rumors weren't stating that TAMU was trying to play in the SEC in 2012....I simply cannot even imagine the logistical nightmare that would create one month away from the season.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    yawn.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Im surprised it took this long for this to make it here. Rumors flying around various sites all morning.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    All rumors posted today (and retweeted/quoted) came from subscriber-based sites....coincidence? I think not. They want $$$ from new subscribers and that's all.




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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    These rumors are going to keep popping up until either:

    A) They actually go to the SEC

    or

    B) The LHN gets changed to the Big XII Network.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    These rumors are going to keep popping up until either:

    A) They actually go to the SEC

    or

    B) The LHN gets changed to the Big XII Network.
    C) football season starts so sites have something worthwhile to talk about.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    All rumors posted today (and retweeted/quoted) came from subscriber-based sites....coincidence? I think not. They want $$$ from new subscribers and that's all.
    I do agree this seems highly unlikely...especially given the "getting a 2012 schedule lined up" rumor.

    No way the SEC would change their entire schedule less than a month out from the season.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    These rumors are going to keep popping up until either:

    A) They actually go to the SEC

    or

    B) The LHN gets changed to the Big XII Network.
    Isn't in the contract that the LHN can't be the Big XII network?



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    Quote Originally Posted by hawkfan View Post
    Yeah, I know. Lots of rumors below, but under the "where there is smoke, there could be fire" doctrine, I thought I'd post this.

    Aggies to SECede? The Blog Hawgs

    I'd be much more willing to believe this stuff if the rumors weren't stating that TAMU was trying to play in the SEC in 2012....I simply cannot even imagine the logistical nightmare that would create one month away from the season.
    hawkfan,

    I know this is a big part of your life but most people here (including me) will simply ignore rumors from aTm. You're going to have to bring something originated in SEC land by a non Aggie.


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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Quote Originally Posted by hawkfan View Post
    I do agree this seems highly unlikely...especially given the "getting a 2012 schedule lined up" rumor.

    No way the SEC would change their entire schedule less than a month out from the season.
    The 2012 schedule is 13 months away. The 2011 schedule is 3 weeks away.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Quote Originally Posted by Chipper View Post
    Isn't in the contract that the LHN can't be the Big XII network?
    More along the lines that Texas can't develop or join another network:





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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Dear Hawkfan,

    We get it. Move on.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Quote Originally Posted by tejasclone View Post
    The 2012 schedule is 13 months away. The 2011 schedule is 3 weeks away.
    LOL. Point taken. Serious brain fart on my part.



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    Re: "Aggies to Secede" - Blogpost

    Quote Originally Posted by hawkfan View Post
    LOL. Point taken. Serious brain fart on my part.
    It's understandable considering how badly you want it to happen.


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