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    Bottom line....

    The players came out last night like they were entitled a win. They believed because we beat them in their house last year, that they could just show up and win. CPR needs to clean this up ASAP.



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Well... I don't think we gave Baylor anything on film to worry about.



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Quote Originally Posted by Psyclone Brian View Post
    Well... I don't think we gave Baylor anything on film to worry about.

    As long as baylor can keep robert griffin healthy the bears dont have to worry about a thing...

    esp playing in Waco TX



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Quote Originally Posted by RedlineSi View Post
    The players came out last night like they were entitled a win. They believed because we beat them in their house last year, that they could just show up and win. CPR needs to clean this up ASAP.



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Quote Originally Posted by RedlineSi View Post
    The players came out last night like they were entitled a win. They believed because we beat them in their house last year, that they could just show up and win. CPR needs to clean this up ASAP.



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    Re: Bottom line....

    I don't think you have any right to say that about the team. You have not idea the mentality they had when they stepped on the field.


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    Re: Bottom line....

    Quote Originally Posted by RedlineSi View Post
    The players came out last night like they were entitled a win. They believed because we beat them in their house last year, that they could just show up and win. CPR needs to clean this up ASAP.
    Keep in mind that Texas is MUCH better than last year - the coaching changes that Brown made, epecially in the coordinators, have made a big difference in their play.



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Did you guys not watch the game? LOL



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Quote Originally Posted by cy4prez7 View Post
    I don't think you have any right to say that about the team. You have not idea the mentality they had when they stepped on the field.
    I have the right to say whatever I want.

    I have not idea???? What does that even mean? lol



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Quote Originally Posted by RedlineSi View Post
    I have the right to say whatever I want.

    I have not idea???? What does that even mean? lol
    The question Redline is whether YOU even watched the game. We started the UT game the same way we have started every game this year. It wasn't UT and it wasn't because we won last year. You're wrong so just grow up. This team played hard and if it wasn't for the mistakes would have been right in the game with even a chance to win. We lost because of the mistakes not because of any sense of entitlement.



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Well, they started this game no differently than they started the other three... they just fell into a deeper hole!



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Quote Originally Posted by RedlineSi View Post
    The players came out last night like they were entitled a win. They believed because we beat them in their house last year, that they could just show up and win. CPR needs to clean this up ASAP.
    No they didn't. Quit being overdramatic and quit trying to find things that aren't there. Physically, we matched up with them. You can't turn the ball over three times in the first quarter and beat a team like Texas. As far as I could tell, the guys were ready to play. It's not like they didn't try. They just made mistakes.


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    Re: Bottom line....

    It wasn't mentality. It was the turnovers and mental mistakes and penalties that lost the game. Texas is a very good team. The refs didn't help but they didn't beat us either. Our o-line was shot which made it even harder to get things going on offense.



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    Re: Bottom line....

    Quote Originally Posted by RedlineSi View Post
    The players came out last night like they were entitled a win. They believed because we beat them in their house last year, that they could just show up and win. CPR needs to clean this up ASAP.
    You need some more misplaced cliches... like They wanted it more than we did. We came out flat. The refs have ALWAYS had it in for ISU. The crowd left at halftime and the players felt sad.



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    Re: Bottom line....

    The fact is we moved the ball against Texas all night as the 380 yards in offense showed. And 3 late flag and questionable penalties alone took away about 150 yards and two touchdowns we could have had, so this was not a physical mismatch at all as our games with texas often are. Turnovers gave the Texas offense plenty of help and penalties gave the texas defense plenty of help, and that's got to be corrrected.



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