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    Espn's thoughts of bowls

    Either way I would enjoy these bowls for our boys! What is everyone else's thought?

    NCAA College Football BCS Bowl Projections Week 13 - ESPN



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    I like the idea of sending TaM to NYC. Let them freeze their arses off!



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    Any info coming from ESPN should be taken as seriously as info from the Enquirer. I don't believe any info from them until there is a second source.



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    I'll obviously be happy with any bowl, but if I had a choice, I would hope we don't get UCLA. Is it too much to ask to play a team with a coach and at least a .500 record?

    I mean, it would be fun, it would be different, but sending a bowl team home with a 6-8 record is a little...I don't know. Not so tasty.



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    Quote Originally Posted by bosco View Post
    Any info coming from ESPN should be taken as seriously as info from the Enquirer. I don't believe any info from them until there is a second source.
    You have to remember these are projections. They aren't reporting anybody is going anywhere yet.


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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    There are still games left to be played...



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    Quote Originally Posted by bosco View Post
    Any info coming from ESPN should be taken as seriously as info from the Enquirer. I don't believe any info from them until there is a second source.
    I'm surprised they reported these without a second source. What too early?


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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    I like both of those projections. I hope we are not in NYC and I hope we don't play Iowa.



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUcy08 View Post
    You have to remember these are projections. They aren't reporting anybody is going anywhere yet.
    And ESPN clearly has a bias towards its own interests.



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    Jan 2 bowl would be great.


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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    People are seriously asking for "second sources" on opinions? :facepalm:


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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    I am hoping and praying for Ticket City in Dallas Jan. 2. I could actually go, C'mon bowl gods. Wont complain if go 7-5 and get a better bowl like the Holiday Bowl though.


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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    Brad Edwards basically contradicts himself.

    He has Houston slotted for a BCS bowl... but if that happens, the C-USA won't have a team to fill the TicketCity Bowl... which has a provisional agreement with the Big XII to take their 8th selection if a primary bowl partner conference can't send a team.

    So no, there will be no Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl.



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

    I'd be very ok with either a game in Texas or California. Never been to either state. Whoo bowl trip!



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    Re: Espn's thoughts of bowls

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    There are still games left to be played...
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