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    Ubben being a real ****

    He just completely bashed the conference he covers for his "job"

    Big 12 faces harsh BCS reality after loss - Big 12 Blog - ESPN



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    He is the typical "SEC, SEC, SEC" Missouri fan. He managed to use last week's A$M win over Bama as a way to take a shot at the Big 12. He really needs to get off the Big 12 beat.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    He just completely bashed the conference he covers for his "job"

    Big 12 faces harsh BCS reality after loss - Big 12 Blog - ESPN
    Was there anything he said thats false? I didn't feel he bashed the Big 12.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    I agree with you. Posting the link will get him traffic though.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    He just completely bashed the conference he covers for his "job"

    Big 12 faces harsh BCS reality after loss - Big 12 Blog - ESPN

    You should read this analysis he put out earlier. It would probably be more to your liking:

    Big 12 underclassmen show strengths for the future of Conference - ESPN




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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Agree with awd4cy. Nothing in that post jumped out as being wrong or a lie. Kansas State was the Big 12's shot at a title as of this weekend, and they lost to an unranked Baylor team.

    I don't agree with some of his past coverage, but this article was fair. Tough pill to swallow watching the B12 title shot slip away but life isn't rainbows & unicorns all the time.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Quote Originally Posted by awd4cy View Post
    Was there anything he said thats false? I didn't feel he bashed the Big 12.
    I hindsight no there was nothing that wasn't true. As I was reading it I felt that his choice of words made it, feel to me, that he was rubbing it and laughing at the Big 12.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Nothing he said isn't accurate. I'm not a Ubben fan but he's dead on this article.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAgronomist View Post
    You should read this analysis he put out earlier. It would probably be more to your liking:

    Big 12 underclassmen show strengths for the future of Conference - ESPN
    ha ha ha nice!



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Quote Originally Posted by awd4cy View Post
    Was there anything he said thats false? I didn't feel he bashed the Big 12.
    Only this:
    For the second consecutive season, the Big 12's No. 9 team knocked off its No. 1 team on the road ...



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Some of you are too easily offended. As proof of this, I offer the ensuing posts where you are offended by my suggestion.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Some of you are too easily offended. As proof of this, I offer the ensuing posts where you are offended by my suggestion.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones500 View Post
    Only this:
    For the second consecutive season, the Big 12's No. 9 team knocked off its No. 1 team on the road ...
    Ah, good catch.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones500 View Post
    Only this:
    For the second consecutive season, the Big 12's No. 9 team knocked off its No. 1 team on the road ...
    And I know he meant the "No. 1 team (which was playing) on the road," but bad sentence structure.



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    Re: Ubben being a real ****

    Its been a pattern lately. He's very quick to declare the SEC the best conference despite mountains of evidence that the big 12 is just as good (and the sagarin ratings have the big 12 higher!). You can view the KSU loss however you want depending on your slant... either as KSU being overrated or the conference being deep enough that even its low end can rise up and take out the top (which the computers back up).

    And this is the guy who is saying Ohio State, despite beating a historically bad big 10, deserves to have a split national title. Despite the fact that one of the teams that will likely be in the title game absolutely destroyed the big 10 team it played.



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