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    Marcus Mariota

    Marcus Mariota - Yahoo! Sports.

    Just thought I'd share this for all those people out there that think stars really matter. Likely number 1 pick in the draft this year, was a 3 star with 2 offers. Just goes to show you never know how certain players will develop.



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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Thank god you are here to tell us that. We are forever in your debt.

    Did you know Jake Knott was a 2 star recruit?

    Here's the deal, I will take a 20 sided die and you can have a 6 sided one. We will roll against each other, high score wins. You might beat me every once in a while, but I'll be damned if I am going to pick the 6 sided die over the 20....



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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Oregon also has a better coaching staff than we do right now.


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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone111 View Post
    Marcus Mariota - Yahoo! Sports.

    Just thought I'd share this for all those people out there that think stars really matter. Likely number 1 pick in the draft this year, was a 3 star with 2 offers. Just goes to show you never know how certain players will develop.



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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone111 View Post
    Marcus Mariota - Yahoo! Sports.

    Just thought I'd share this for all those people out there that think stars really matter. Likely number 1 pick in the draft this year, was a 3 star with 2 offers. Just goes to show you never know how certain players will develop.
    Good point. I bet if you look up Alabama's roster it's filled with 2 and 3 stars.


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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    Thank god you are here to tell us that. We are forever in your debt.

    Did you know Jake Knott was a 2 star recruit?

    Here's the deal, I will take a 20 sided die and you can have a 6 sided one. We will roll against each other, high score wins. You might beat me every once in a while, but I'll be damned if I am going to pick the 6 sided die over the 20....
    This is the right answer. Those evaluators miss, but they aren't missing them all. And talent matters.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone111 View Post
    Marcus Mariota - Yahoo! Sports.

    Just thought I'd share this for all those people out there that think stars really matter. Likely number 1 pick in the draft this year, was a 3 star with 2 offers. Just goes to show you never know how certain players will develop.



    “They're very, very hard to guard,” Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey said. “They're really good. And with Niang in the middle kind of wheeling and all those guys spreading you out, they're kind of a nightmare matchup. And they're men. They're really men.”


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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Mariota will not be a good NFL QB. I hope Minnesota takes him.



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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    Thank god you are here to tell us that. We are forever in your debt.

    Did you know Jake Knott was a 2 star recruit?

    Here's the deal, I will take a 20 sided die and you can have a 6 sided one. We will roll against each other, high score wins. You might beat me every once in a while, but I'll be damned if I am going to pick the 6 sided die over the 20....
    I think this has it the best for an example. I think of *s not as absolutes, but as ranges of probability. In all likelihood, across hundreds of high school students, the average ***** is better than the average **** and all the way down. Have a roster with eighty players? This starts to kick in:

    Law of large numbers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    After that, you are playing from behind, like it or not.



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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Quote Originally Posted by Sigmapolis View Post
    I think this has it the best for an example. I think of *s not as absolutes, but as ranges of probability. In all likelihood, across hundreds of high school students, the average ***** is better than the average **** and all the way down. Have a roster with eighty players? This starts to kick in:

    Law of large numbers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    After that, you are playing from behind, like it or not.
    Yep. And just because I roll a 1 with a 20 sided die and you rolled a 2, doesn't make the 20 sided worse over 20-25 rolls per year.



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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclone111 View Post
    Marcus Mariota - Yahoo! Sports.

    Just thought I'd share this for all those people out there that think stars really matter. Likely number 1 pick in the draft this year, was a 3 star with 2 offers. Just goes to show you never know how certain players will develop.
    Don't ever try to use logic with the star-tards at Cyclone Fanatic. They have an obsessive need for validation from the snake oil salesmen. It's quite a racket, and just goes to show you that there is a sucker born every minute.



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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    And Eric Crouch also threw more interceptions than TD's the year he won the Heisman.
    A system can do wonders for an ATHLETE.



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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    Quote Originally Posted by mt85 View Post
    Don't ever try to use logic with the star-tards at Cyclone Fanatic. They have an obsessive need for validation from the snake oil salesmen. It's quite a racket, and just goes to show you that there is a sucker born every minute.
    That's a nice overreaction.
    Stars don't mean everything, but seeing the teams with those players win over and over and over again isn't a coincidence every time.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    He was actually a one star but got two extra stars because of his hair.


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    Re: Marcus Mariota

    They need to put in the backup.



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