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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Yeah this "move on" stuff is a tad annoying to me. The team? Absolutely. I fail to understand why fans can't be irritated for a few days. That's what fans do.



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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Yeah this "move on" stuff is a tad annoying to me. The team? Absolutely. I fail to understand why fans can't be irritated for a few days. That's what fans do.
    And fans can also choose to move on. Nowhere did I say everyone else has to do the same; I simply said I have. Doesn't make me any less of a fan.



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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Very painful. I have to consider it almost a lost season and have moved on waiting for basketball. (At least until next Sat).


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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Go back and watch the second-to-last possession. Watch Wimberly's run that creates the 2nd and 1. Take a close look at that spot. It should have been 1st and 10 from the 3. Spots were iffy all night IMO.
    I saw that at the game too as did a guy I sit by. We were quiet upset with that one.

    Burying refs alive works for me.



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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    I saw that at the game too as did a guy I sit by. We were quiet upset with that one.

    Burying refs alive works for me.
    You are putting a lot of thought into referee solutions. You've given us more than one viable option.

    I'm not judging, just noticing. That's a plethora of solutions.


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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Yeah, I see what you mean now, the spot was about a half a yard short, but it shouldn't have been a first down even with a correct spot. We got stuffed the next play so it didn't really matter though.
    Next time it is short yardage, just put Woody under qb.


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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    It's ridiculous in our day and age that this is still happening. The refs came in and were clearly going to give Texas an opportunity to win that game. The bias is undeniable.


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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    You are putting a lot of thought into referee solutions. You've given us more than one viable option.

    I'm not judging, just noticing. That's a plethora of solutions.
    Hostage situation, duct tape on mouth and bound legs/hands. Held in remote abandoned house. Video sent to all network outlets for ransom. Ransom is give the win back and stop raping our athletic program.



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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

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    It's ridiculous in our day and age that this is still happening. The refs came in and were clearly going to give Texas an opportunity to win that game. The bias is undeniable.

    The money is bigger than ever now in non-profit college sports. The famous and most recognizable brands need to be protected.

    I suspect it gets much worse before it gets better, but with more measures to make it look legitimate that actually have enough loopholes to preserve the current big names.


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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Go back and watch the second-to-last possession. Watch Wimberly's run that creates the 2nd and 1. Take a close look at that spot. It should have been 1st and 10 from the 3. Spots were iffy all night IMO.
    I definitely thought this right away, and spots sucked all night... on both sides, they were getting good spots and were getting jipped... I know it sounds homerish but it was clear the whole game...



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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    I just watched the replay of the game on my xbox 360. All three analysts considered the ball to be out at the goal line also..Which is kind of surprising 'cause it seemed like Jesse Palmer was all over UT's nuts the whole game..But after watching it again there were other factors outside being spotted short and of the non-call strip by George..Corner SR had a pretty crucial interference call which was a legit call..Had he turned around he could have possibly had a pick. I also think we should have nutted up and ran the ball on third down when we chose to kick that last field goal. Either way we can't get this game back though it's tough to stomache.

    Quote Originally Posted by Palmer View Post
    Very painful. I have to consider it almost a lost season and have moved on waiting for basketball. (At least until next Sat).
    Even if we only sneak out of this season with four wins I wouldn't consider it a total loss..Wimberly and Bundrage have proven to be go-to guys and Bibbs is solid as well so this makes for enthusiasm for next year. We're seeing steady improvement week to week and there will be a couple upsets if we play smart. We're not world beaters by any means, but we've only lost our games by single digit scores..Not bad when you consider our losses at LB and the DL.



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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    I sit in Upper deck on the 48 yard line and the spots were terrible all night. By the time the 4th rolled around we were joking that they should add another category to the stat line. Yards rushing - Yards passing - Penalty Yards - and Yards by Official I realize that sometimes TX yards could go into either the Penalty or Official category. We estimated that TX got an easy 15-20 yards off of generous spots by the zebras.



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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    On CBS a minute ago...."I gotta say, I think they lost that game. Iowa State should have won"


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    Re: If you DVR'd the Texas game...

    Quote Originally Posted by ShopTalk View Post
    It wasn't loud enough. I couldn't hear it over the ESPN talking heads on the t.v. Make sure to be louder next game and ALLL GAME when Texas comes to town in two years.
    Classy. How about if we just go ahead and beat them by, say, about thirty?




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    Not enough. Too classy. Texas wouldn't understand.


    Last edited by ShopTalk; 10-05-2013 at 03:23 PM.

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