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

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    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.




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    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?


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    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.



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    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.


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    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...



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    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




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    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



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    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?


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    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.




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    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.



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    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.



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    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.


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    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.



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    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



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    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.



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