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    ESPY for Best Upset

    I know it is early, but does Iowa State got a good shot at this award in July?



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    Re: ESPY for Best Upset

    Nope, Tim Tebow's "miraculous" 4th Quarter, come-from-behind victories for the Broncos will win it.

    Not in any means is this a fitting nominee for this category, but it's a Tebow reference, and that's all ESPN needs.





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    Re: ESPY for Best Upset

    I would sure hope so, we created more BCS chaos this year than anything else, it wasn't just an upset. Hopefully the glamor and excitement hasn't worn off by then.



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    Re: ESPY for Best Upset

    It's got to be one of 2 games. Either ISU over OSU or Kansas City over Green Bay.


    Last edited by djcubby; 12-28-2011 at 12:33 PM.

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    Re: ESPY for Best Upset

    I bet it at least gets nominated. It helps that the game was on ESPN because, as we all know, ESPN loves to promote itself.



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    Re: ESPY for Best Upset

    depends on the NCAA tournament. If a 16 knocks off a 1, they will probably get it. I would expect ISU to be nominated though.



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    Re: ESPY for Best Upset

    Dont forget about Indiana upsetting THEN #1 ranked Kentucky in basketball not too long ago......

    That was on ESPN too and it wouldnt surprise me if that won the award either...

    It should be US though!


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    Re: ESPY for Best Upset

    Quote Originally Posted by dtclones View Post
    I bet it at least gets nominated. It helps that the game was on ESPN because, as we all know, ESPN loves to promote itself.
    A media first: Foisting off your own "product" as "relevant" "news".
    God, I love the integrity and unbiased American Media


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