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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneJL View Post

    A lot of pushing to get San Diego State into the conference. Interesting quote on page 42:

    "I thought you might be interested in this is information as you all consider membership
    possibilities. Your league office will be contacted by Fox to advocate San Diego State’s candidacy"



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Is that THE Bob Dole?

    From: Dole, Bob
    To: Boren, David L.
    Subject: Big XII
    Date: Monday, September 12, 2011 4:11:32 PM
    David,
    I was unable to reach you by phone last Friday and I’m not in the office but a few minutes today.
    My message is that I hope OU is going to stick with the “Big XII.” The central part of the country
    can support its own conference. The Big XII is geographically balanced and there has been steady
    growth and heritage from the Big 6 to the Big 8 to the present Big 12 Conference. OU is the 800-
    pound gorilla and your support is critical. Thank you for your consideration David.
    Have a good day.
    BOB
    *******************************************************



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Ehh...don't care much anymore.



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by megamanxzero35 View Post
    Is that THE Bob Dole?

    From: Dole, Bob
    To: Boren, David L.
    Subject: Big XII
    Date: Monday, September 12, 2011 4:11:32 PM
    David,
    I was unable to reach you by phone last Friday and I’m not in the office but a few minutes today.
    My message is that I hope OU is going to stick with the “Big XII.” The central part of the country
    can support its own conference. The Big XII is geographically balanced and there has been steady
    growth and heritage from the Big 6 to the Big 8 to the present Big 12 Conference. OU is the 800-
    pound gorilla and your support is critical. Thank you for your consideration David.
    Have a good day.
    BOB
    *******************************************************
    I believe it is (he is from Kansas).



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    That's some mighty fine reading and serves to squash this ridiculous notion that OU is committed to the Big 12-2-1+1+1-1.



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by megamanxzero35 View Post
    Is that THE Bob Dole?

    From: Dole, Bob
    To: Boren, David L.
    Subject: Big XII
    Date: Monday, September 12, 2011 4:11:32 PM
    David,
    I was unable to reach you by phone last Friday and I’m not in the office but a few minutes today.
    My message is that I hope OU is going to stick with the “Big XII.” The central part of the country
    can support its own conference. The Big XII is geographically balanced and there has been steady
    growth and heritage from the Big 6 to the Big 8 to the present Big 12 Conference. OU is the 800-
    pound gorilla and your support is critical. Thank you for your consideration David.
    Have a good day.
    BOB
    *******************************************************
    Dole was a Kansas senator. Makes sense that he would try to keep the Big 12 together. He and Boren were in the Senate together.



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by QBUMizzou View Post
    That's some mighty fine reading and serves to squash this ridiculous notion that OU is committed to the Big 12-2-1+1+1-1.
    For the love of God. Go away.



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by QBUMizzou View Post
    That's some mighty fine reading and serves to squash this ridiculous notion that OU is committed to the Big 12-2-1+1+1-1.
    So I'm sure when you read it, you noticed where all of this stuff is from late August and early September before the Pac-12 window closed.

    Your act is as tired as your University's whoring itself out to the Big Ten and then the SEC. If you want to go through this whole self-masturbatory charade, taking joy in some sort of imagined schadenfreude, I'd suggest you do it elsewhere. Whether or not the Big 12 actually survives or actually falls apart, sleep well knowing that Missouri has done ABSOLUTELY NOTHING to slow the destruction of college football through conference realignment.



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by QBUMizzou View Post
    That's some mighty fine reading and serves to squash this ridiculous notion that OU is committed to the Big 12-2-1+1+1-1.
    Leave. Now.



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by QBUMizzou View Post
    That's some mighty fine reading and serves to squash this ridiculous notion that OU is committed to the Big 12-2-1+1+1-1.
    Please show me anything other than a bunch of e-mails from irrational fans that want out of the Big 12. There was nothing from OU administration that said they were not committed to the Big 12. Boren's interview was already public information.

    You lose, but thanks for playing. Try again.



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by driegner View Post
    For the love of God. Go away.
    This.

    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    So I'm sure when you read it, you noticed where all of this stuff is from late August and early September before the Pac-12 window closed.
    Your act is as tired as your University's whoring itself out to the Big Ten and then the SEC. If you want to go through this whole self-masturbatory charade, taking joy in some sort of imagined schadenfreude, I'd suggest you do it elsewhere. Whether or not the Big 12 actually survives or actually falls apart, sleep well knowing that Missouri has done ABSOLUTELY NOTHING to slow the destruction of college football through conference realignment.
    This.

    Quote Originally Posted by WhatchaGonnaDo View Post
    Leave. Now.
    And This!



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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    So I'm sure when you read it, you noticed where all of this stuff is from late August and early September before the Pac-12 window closed.

    Your act is as tired as your University's whoring itself out to the Big Ten and then the SEC. If you want to go through this whole self-masturbatory charade, taking joy in some sort of imagined schadenfreude, I'd suggest you do it elsewhere. Whether or not the Big 12 actually survives or actually falls apart, sleep well knowing that Missouri has done ABSOLUTELY NOTHING to slow the destruction of college football through conference realignment.
    Unfortuntately you can't argue with dumb.

    The thought of Bob Dole using a computer made me chuckle.


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    Re: OU Internal Emails Regarding Realignment

    Quote Originally Posted by QBUMizzou View Post
    That's some mighty fine reading and serves to squash this ridiculous notion that OU is committed to the Big 12-2-1+1+1-1.
    You know .... we never really liked you guys when you were in the conference, but we always felt we had to put up with you since you were sort of family .... kind of like the 32 year old half-wit mostly "special" second cousin who was always at the Christmas dinner picking his nose at the table. Now that you have quit on the B12, please also quit on all things B12 and get the hell out of here and go suck up to those cheaters in the SEC that will be sodomizing mizzou FB for the next decade.


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