Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 20
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 63,497, Level: 78
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 1,353
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    sdillon500's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    northern california
    Posts
    1,302
    Points
    63,497
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 29
    Given: 1

    Shut up, Mack Brown

    Orangebloods.com - Mack Brown expresses concerns about LHN

    Some highlights from Mack Brown's complaints about the LHN:

    "Brown even said if a player needs to have an ankle taped, the UT medical staff will tape both ankles so anyone watching LHN won't know if a player is injured."

    "Brown said he's spending six hours a week minimum preparing, participating or traveling to the studio for shows that air on LHN."

    "But I've got a microphone on every time I talk to the team," Brown said. "So I'm sure other coaches are sitting there watching me coach our team."

    "Brown added, "I didn't ask for it. We were given a deal we had no input in."
    Please **** off, Mack. You're ******** about a deal that gives your team an unparalleled advantage over every other school in the country. A deal that pays Texas $15 million a year. A deal that should attract the best recruits, allow Texas to build the best facilities and hire the best assistants; and you're complaining that you have cameras following you?


    Last edited by sdillon500; 10-22-2012 at 05:07 PM.
    www.widerightnattylite.com/ - All the news on the team that gives you fits

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 406,210, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    21,174
    Points
    406,210
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 337
    Given: 138

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    Its amazing he is still employed. Texas has every advantage, yet he has only 2 conference titles in 15 years... and now he dares whine about the inconveniences of one of the things that brings those huge advantages?



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 560,156, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,360
    Points
    560,156
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 196
    Given: 123

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    So they're going to make Mack the scapegoat for LHN failing when ESPN pulls the plug because nobody will sign-on to carry the ****** network.




  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 398,619, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    58,793
    Points
    398,619
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 551
    Given: 349

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    Six hours to prepare to TALK? I thought that is what coaches do.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 406,210, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    21,174
    Points
    406,210
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 337
    Given: 138

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    Also, how are these other coaches watching the LHN when no one else can?



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 58,868, Level: 75
    Level completed: 22%, Points required for next Level: 1,182
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Seattle
    Posts
    2,443
    Points
    58,868
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 33
    Given: 10

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    The right coach would relish all of that exposure. Every other school should be playing ketchup. Sorry.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 66,760, Level: 80
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 1,290
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    erikbj's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    hiawatha, ia
    Posts
    5,254
    Points
    66,760
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 190
    Given: 50

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    No coach gets lhn, so how are they watching it?



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 66,905, Level: 80
    Level completed: 29%, Points required for next Level: 1,145
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Rogue52's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    5,816
    Points
    66,905
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 47
    Given: 3

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    The LHN is the reason Texas' defense sucks.



  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 140,668, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    Judoka's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Timbuktu
    Posts
    10,479
    Points
    140,668
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 432
    Given: 478

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Also, how are these other coaches watching the LHN when no one else can?
    Same way the rest of us do, Firstrowsports.eu



  10. #10
    Chile Mac is Back!
    Points: 304,799, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 38.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    LindenCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    23,336
    Points
    304,799
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 496
    Given: 982

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    Quote Originally Posted by kucyclone View Post
    The right coach would relish all of that exposure. Every other school should be playing ketchup. Sorry.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 43,375, Level: 64
    Level completed: 33%, Points required for next Level: 875
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    scyclonekid's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    5,099
    Points
    43,375
    Level
    64
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 48
    Given: 4

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    Hey Tejas I hear the Chiz might be looking for a job if Mack does not work out.



  12. #12
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 12,094, Level: 33
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 556
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    EJ4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Lenexa KS
    Posts
    255
    Points
    12,094
    Level
    33
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 1

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    Mack Brown can't coach himself out of a paper bag



  13. #13
    Legend
    Points: 218,236, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    10,314
    Points
    218,236
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 244
    Given: 312

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    Still not sure this individual school network thi.g is going to work really well. It might work for notre dame.


    Nobody but HB knows for sure. You pretty much know nothing....like Knownothing would like to say.
    Word

  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 99,087, Level: 98
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 1,963
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clonefan94's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Schaumburg, IL
    Posts
    6,042
    Points
    99,087
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 152
    Given: 59

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    He can send it to us, along with the paychecks if it sucks to bad. It does bring up an interesting topic though. When you sell your soul, do you get to keep anything?



  15. #15
    Prospect
    Points: 1,899, Level: 12
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 251
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered1000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Grand Prairie, TX
    Posts
    45
    Points
    1,899
    Level
    12
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Shut up, Mack Brown

    The best part of all of this is only 3 carriers have picked this up...and are not huge players down here as far as cable goes. No other cable network wants to carry this...and I find it funny they cannot even get it picked up in Texas from major companies.



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
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM