Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 32
  1. #1
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 5,177, Level: 21
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Dallas
    Posts
    230
    Points
    5,177
    Level
    21
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 26
    Given: 29

    7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Col Picks

    Not surprised, but 7 of 8 sportswriters who make the weekly college football picks for the Dallas Morning News are picking Tech over the Clones. More motivation for our guys to wallop the Red Raiders again this year.




  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 157,274, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocial1 year registered
    Cycl1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    North Liberty
    Posts
    6,556
    Points
    157,274
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 60
    Given: 3

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    so a bunch of people in texas think highly of texas?


    I LIEK CHOCOLATE MILK - The Partisan Bat

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Hmmm...I'm not a huge "weiner"
    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    "Yeah, Chris' weiner is a way bigger get than mine."

  3. #3
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 164,184, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    peteypie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    3,601
    Points
    164,184
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 294
    Given: 423

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Notice the one who picked ISU has the best straight record of them all? Coincidence? I think not.



  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 135,593, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Naughtius's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Central IA
    Posts
    2,609
    Points
    135,593
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 17
    Given: 1

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Timely. I'm sure CPR was waiting for some Texans' picks to supply some motivation as he has proven time and time again to need all kinds of help in that department.


    "Me not winning isn't important. You do!"

  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 178,800, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 42.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clark's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Ottumwa
    Posts
    9,265
    Points
    178,800
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 359
    Given: 62

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    I wonder what the ratio of CF's expert pickem will be...



  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 139,170, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 37.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    Judoka's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Timbuktu
    Posts
    10,393
    Points
    139,170
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 381
    Given: 404

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones


    No respect, I tell ya'


    This is how I view half the posters on CF this week. We've turned into a whiny bunch




  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 22,301, Level: 45
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 249
    Overall activity: 37.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Newton Ia
    Posts
    2,075
    Points
    22,301
    Level
    45
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 95
    Given: 0

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Agreed a bunch of texans picking a texas school is no shock



  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 261,330, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran

    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Colorado
    Posts
    11,173
    Points
    261,330
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    So if tech wins will you take the quotes off?


    Team Rainbo_

    Quote Originally Posted by VikesFan4Ever28 View Post
    You have almost 5 crap tons.

  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 646,945, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 55.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    23,878
    Points
    646,945
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,503
    Given: 142

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye11en1 View Post
    So if tech wins will you take the quotes off?
    Just add two more and it'll be like he was quoting someone who put the word in quotes.



  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 165,526, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 60.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    HFCS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    10,895
    Points
    165,526
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 698
    Given: 564

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    I wonder what the ratio of CF's expert pickem will be...
    Would 7 out of 8 Iowa media personalities ever pick ISU to beat any Big 12 team? I think at least 4 of them would probably pick Iowa to win this year's Tech/ISU game.



  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 62,946, Level: 77
    Level completed: 81%, Points required for next Level: 304
    Overall activity: 20.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    4,865
    Points
    62,946
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 175
    Given: 34

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    I'm adding the Dallas Morning News to my boycott list as we speak.



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 276,826, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 45.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    13,189
    Points
    276,826
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 636
    Given: 1,250

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Just add two more and it'll be like he was quoting someone who put the word in quotes.
    Of course they would have to be single quotes rather than double quotes.


    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 178,800, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 42.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clark's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Ottumwa
    Posts
    9,265
    Points
    178,800
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 359
    Given: 62

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Quote Originally Posted by HFCS View Post
    Would 7 out of 8 Iowa media personalities ever pick ISU to beat any Big 12 team? I think at least 4 of them would probably pick Iowa to win this year's Tech/ISU game.
    don't know. All I know is that I don't expect a Texas newspaper to be populated with people who are inclined to pick ISU over Texas Tech.



  14. #14
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 18,360, Level: 41
    Level completed: 35%, Points required for next Level: 590
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    CyclonesForever's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    347
    Points
    18,360
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 2

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    in other news, 7 out of 8 hok fans still think they have a shot at the NCG



  15. #15
    Legend
    Points: 165,526, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 60.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    HFCS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    10,895
    Points
    165,526
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 698
    Given: 564

    Re: 7 of 8 "Experts" with the Dallas Morning News Pick Tech to Beat the Clones

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    don't know. All I know is that I don't expect a Texas newspaper to be populated with people who are inclined to pick ISU over Texas Tech.
    I know what you mean, but it's an interestingly different dynamic than Iowa. You know Hawkeye leaning writers (meaning most Iowa sports writers) would be climbing all over themselves to pick against ISU in what's basically a toss up game against an out of state team. Yet these Texas writers have a pretty clear chub for every Texas team.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Fox Sports 1
  • Iowa State vs. Kansas State
  • September 6, 2014
  • 11:00 AM