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    I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    And became depressed. First moment I have missed ISU sports this offseason.


    “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: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Basketball recruiting is my main sport right now.



    Quote Originally Posted by clonedude View Post
    Football is just a stupid game. Who cares who has the better football team. It's just a game.

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    4.5 MONTHS....BLERG



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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    It's awful. I love the NHL playoffs, but after that there is nothing.


    If winning doesn't matter, why do we keep score? -Vince Lombardi

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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Well...there's baseball. And golf. And bowling. And....

    Yeah. There's pretty much nothing.



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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Quote Originally Posted by ImJustKCClone View Post
    Well...there's baseball. And golf. And bowling. And....

    Yeah. There's pretty much nothing.
    . Grilling, biking, disc golf, fishing, golf, hiking, kayaking, and yes beer drinking in nice weather. Fall will be here in no time.



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    Quote Originally Posted by scyclonekid View Post
    . Grilling, biking, disc golf, fishing, golf, hiking, kayaking, and yes beer drinking in nice weather. Fall will be here in no time.
    You have a much better attitude than I, Grasshopper!



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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    I'm going to open this can of worms...


    If ISU had baseball you would still have ISU sports to watch (assuming you aren't interested in softball).



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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Also, the bottom ticker is really annoying on small screens. I hate how much room it takes up on my netbook with a 10" screen. CF should really have an adaptive layout and make that ticker go away for screens smaller than 15".



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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Quote Originally Posted by Bret44 View Post
    And became depressed. First moment I have missed ISU sports this offseason.
    i want the bottom ticker to count down the days until football season is over (for isu). wa wa waaa.

    seriously though, it is going to be tough to stomach watching 80 teams play in bowl games and have isu not be one of them. i just don't see it happening with our entire defensive line leaving or being kicked off the team. brutal. just brutal.

    considering our offensive woes as of late i'll give wally a pass on this season considering. hopefully mangino can get us serviceable on offense. ttech, osu and others have thrived with zero defense in any given season. perhaps we can do the same.


    Last edited by theyork; 04-15-2014 at 08:19 PM.

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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Quote Originally Posted by colbycheese View Post
    I'm going to open this can of worms...


    If ISU had baseball you would still have ISU sports to watch (assuming you aren't interested in softball).

    If people cared about baseball they wouldnt feel like they had nothing to watch.



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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Just going to put this out there.....totally cool if they decide to change the ticker to the first basketball exhibition game.



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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    NBA finals will have some of my attention. Other than that though, there is nothing.



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    Re: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Listen, I love summer. I love spring field work, I love fishing, boating, road tripping, bonfires, golfing, going to baseball games, baseball in general, and everything spring and summer offer. But, my one true love is tailgating and football season. I love it so damn much. I miss it, I miss it a lot.


    “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: I just noticed the bottom ticker....

    Quote Originally Posted by theyork View Post
    i want the bottom ticker to count down the days until football season is over (for isu). wa wa waaa.

    seriously though, it is going to be tough to stomach watching 80 teams play in bowl games and have isu not be one of them. i just don't see it happening with our entire defensive line leaving or being kicked off the team. brutal. just brutal.

    considering our offensive woes as of late i'll give wally a pass on this season considering. hopefully mangino can get us serviceable on offense. ttech, osu and others have thrived with zero defense in any given season. perhaps we can do the same.
    "OUR"???

    okay.



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