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    So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?



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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    The college football trickle down effect.

    In all honesty, that's not a whole lot better than a good amount of ACC teams.



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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    is that the new Barnstormers IFL projected audience?


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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    Because they were able to rent out the Georgia dome. Only reason why.



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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    Quote Originally Posted by Nycclone View Post
    Because they were able to rent out the Georgia dome. Only reason why.
    No way those ticket sales could even cover the electric bill.


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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    at least be fair about it.

    that was their spring game. Their average attendance is 28k, more like this:


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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    They haven't ever hosted ESPN's college gameday. They do not belong.



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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    They and AC put on a good show last night.


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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    Quote Originally Posted by CYphyllis View Post
    The college football trickle down effect.

    In all honesty, that's not a whole lot better than a good amount of ACC teams.
    Define "a good amount". If by good amount you mean Wake Forest, then you're correct. If by good amount you mean multiple ACC teams then you're way off base.


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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    Quote Originally Posted by colbycheese View Post
    Define "a good amount". If by good amount you mean Wake Forest, then you're correct. If by good amount you mean multiple ACC teams then you're way off base.
    Miami...




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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    Quote Originally Posted by Bret44 View Post
    They and AC put on a good show last night.
    It was a pretty good game. They had lost their last 16 straight before picking up the win last night.



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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

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    Miami...

    Miami's average attendance last season: 53,837
    Iowa State's average attendance last season: 55,274


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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

    Quote Originally Posted by colbycheese View Post
    Miami's average attendance last season: 53,837
    Iowa State's average attendance last season: 55,274
    I've seen some pictures of Miami Beach. I would rather hang out there


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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

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    Miami's average attendance last season: 53,837
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    I don't believe that for a second



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    Re: So, why is Georgia State part of FBS?

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    I don't believe that for a second
    According to ESPN Miami had 64k/game last year.

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