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    Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    Interesting. Now Wally will have to the the defense ready for this one...

    Wishbone brought good fortune to Royal, Longhorns | www.statesman.com



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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    At least we know the first play they are calling....kind of.



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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    That's going to make for one heck of a kickoff/return.



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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    Quote Originally Posted by BigDogCyclone View Post
    That's going to make for one heck of a kickoff/return.
    no doubt.


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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    Man, I think it would be a disgrace to line up in the wishbone on the defense. Don't they know that ISU always elects to receive?



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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    Quote Originally Posted by pyrocyz View Post
    Man, I think it would be a disgrace to line up in the wishbone on the defense. Don't they know that ISU always elects to receive?
    I'm okay with it.


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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    If they run anything other than the triple option I will be disappointed. I love that play. I think that offense would still work with the right talent. Especially with a guy like West Virginia's QB.


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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    WVU's QB is not a runner.



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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    I hope that when they do this that the crowd goes crazy and causes a false start.



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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    In Royal's honor, we should walk off the field in a giant wishbone formation after we win.


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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    Quote Originally Posted by sp8815 View Post
    WVU's QB is not a runner.



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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    I had to search my memory (no easy task as cluttered as my mind is) to recall that TX and not OU was the first big school to run the wishbone. Long term, I think OU had more success with it. (just checking wikipedia, 'bama, aTm, and AFA all ran the 'bone successfully.)


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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    Quote Originally Posted by sp8815 View Post
    WVU's QB is not a runner.
    Quote Originally Posted by LegendofRodA View Post
    His stats seem to show that WVU's QB...not really a runner.

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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    Yeah, Geno Smith is black and can move a little but he is not a running QB. He's a lot closer to Payton Manning than Pat White.


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    Re: Texas to pull out the Wishbone on the first play as a tribute Royal

    Or ... we could send in Clara to keep Bevo occupied for at least until halftime

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...ml#post3149460



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