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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    The best way to foster mediocrity is to ban criticism.

    I get that coaches never see penalties for their own teams, and opening the door to allowing criticism could get out of hand. I have to think that it would be easy to notice who whines just to whine and who makes legitimate points just by paying attention.

    Or continue the ban of speaking about referees and refuse to hold them accountable. I guess that works, too.


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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    By Big 12 officials?
    Close. Big 12 website officials.



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

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    At the very least, there should be instant replay on bans.
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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone96 View Post
    But on the bright side, we will get to see Aaron Colvin and Gabe Lynn separate Mike Davis' head from his body next week..


    P.S. Rhoads comments? IT WAS WORTH IT!!
    Would decapitation warrant a suspension or would they both receive reprimands?



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by ChiClones View Post
    People, this is nothing. They had to say something and we knew it was coming.

    Most of the college football world is on our side and that's what matters.

    Remember, any publicity is good publicity, and being on all the news programs and the Dan Patrick show is well worth the slap on the wrist. The Cyclone brand is that of integrity and honor, that is the message, and we won't lay down for anybody!
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    That's kind of the point though. This is basically the Big 12 admitting we got screwed. Hell, I bet Rhoads would be more satisfied had he got fined.



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Bob Bowlsby is a bearded clam!!!



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by jsb View Post
    That's kind of the point though. This is basically the Big 12 admitting we got screwed. Hell, I bet Rhoads would be more satisfied had he got fined.
    So you would rather the Big 12 issue the same statement AND fine Rhoads? That's stupid. A statement like this was coming either way.



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Davis' reprimand effing sux. Everybody in the GD nation said it was either "the cheapest shot in college football thus far" or "the cheapest shot you'll see this year". Suspension for at least a game is what the pundits were saying. Some saying he should sit a couple/few games. **** Bowlsby and the Big12.


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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Series question, I thought booth official were official from a separate conference? Been wondering this since the game, but everyone seems dead set the the officials were B12.



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by BallSoHard4Cy View Post
    When can we get out of this joke of a conference. **** the Big 12.
    They pay us much more than any other conference that would be interested in us would pay us for how little we contribute to the revenue. So suck it up and deal with it.


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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by Jarrods79 View Post
    So you would rather the Big 12 issue the same statement AND fine Rhoads? That's stupid. A statement like this was coming either way.
    Of course not, it's just annoying that this is their way of telling Rhoads he was right. It's more of an insult, if you will.



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    There was no fine/suspension as the Blow Job 12 knows they screwed up.



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by jsb View Post
    Of course not, it's just annoying that this is their way of telling Rhoads he was right. It's more of an insult, if you will.
    I get it...I'm just saying the letter was going to come with either option.



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    Quote Originally Posted by Jarrods79 View Post
    I get it...I'm just saying the letter was going to come with either option.
    I agree. And I don't want to spend Rhoads' money for him, but I kind of wonder if he would rather have the stupid fine.



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    Re: Big 12 Publicly Reprimands Rhoads

    I am not surprised by the statement on CPR. That is just the unaccountable standard BS I would expect from a puppet state. Technically it is absolutely correct. Basically it should read, no matter how screwed over you get from the clearly bias Big 12 officials you are not allowed to say anything about it.

    I am assuming that the targeting rule does not apply to Mike Davis since he is an offensive player. If I was a Texas fan I would be embarrassed that Mack is not suspending Davis. I sure would want CPR to sit anyone that did something like that. Just ridiculous, and expected.



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