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    BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    According to Chip Brown of orangebloods, BYU missed it chance to be in the Big 12, and the conference has moved on. This from the free site on rivals:

    CougarNation.com - Chip Brown talks with CougarNation and shares his thought on BYU and BigXII



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by ketelmeister View Post
    According to Chip Brown of orangebloods, BYU missed it chance to be in the Big 12, and the conference has moved on. This from the free site on rivals:

    CougarNation.com - Chip Brown talks with CougarNation and shares his thought on BYU and BigXII
    In other news, the sky is blue.



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by peteypie View Post
    In other news, the sky is blue.
    Just checked the archives. Yep, it was blue last year too.




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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAgronomist View Post
    Just checked the archives. Yep, it was blue last year too.
    Are you sure? I thought this was just a recent discovery.



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAgronomist View Post
    Just checked the archives. Yep, it was blue last year too.
    It seems rather grey in Iowa. Is this new?


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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Did you miss us adding TCU and WVU?


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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    It seems rather grey in Iowa. Is this new?
    It's because its now a Cyclone state. Storm clouds.


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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    BYU would have been a great addition.



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    byu got a big head and it could cost them dearly down the line.

    clemson might be doing the same right now.



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by ketelmeister View Post
    According to Chip Brown of orangebloods, BYU missed it chance to be in the Big 12, and the conference has moved on. This from the free site on rivals:

    CougarNation.com - Chip Brown talks with CougarNation and shares his thought on BYU and BigXII
    ND's "special" needs are basically taking away opportunities from any conference it partners with.

    Give me BYU's "special needs" any day in comparison. Both because some of it comes from a less self centered purpose and that it's less of a big deal. I never saw BYU suggesting they should steal a conference's bowl slot for a handful of non-conf football games a year. The hubris level is on a different planet.

    Obviously ND adds more value than BYU or almost any other team, but a lot of fans sell BYU short just because they haven't been in a power conference. If you ranked all expansion candidates meaning the entire ACC, Big East, ND, BYU, CUSA and MWC...BYU is clearly in the top six or seven in terms of total value in the new world of college sports. ND and FSU would be clear 1 and 2, BYU offers as much or more revenue potential than anyone else.

    Now that we've committed to the eastern time zone with WVU the travel is more of an issue. Long term if the ACC cements and 12-14 is the gold number and championship game seems necessary the Louisville/BYU thing is not the horrible option some make it out to be.



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by baylrballa View Post
    byu got a big head
    i thought they kicked you out of that school for this??



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    It seems rather grey in Iowa. Is this new?
    That's the Iowa City Dump fire, leave it to the hawks to screw up a nice sunny day. SMH



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by baylrballa View Post
    byu got a big head and it could cost them dearly down the line.

    clemson might be doing the same right now.

    100% correct. And now with the new playoff system, I think it hurts their NC chances. For the foreseeable future I think Notre Dame's independent status really makes BYU think they can be one as well.
    What happens to BYU when ND joins a conference in the next 5-10 years? BYU to the PAC makes no sense now that they have Utah, and who knows if Baylor and TCU could have more veto power now against a possible future chance again for BYU in the B12.



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Obviously. The Big 12 no longer needs BYU since ND is joining the conference this weekend.



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    Re: BYU had it chance to be in Big 12....

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    Obviously. The Big 12 no longer needs BYU since ND is joining the conference this weekend.
    the WVU blogger is indeed not to be listened to -- but he will cuz it's fun i guess

    much ado about nothing



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