Results 1 to 12 of 12
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 23,596, Level: 47
    Level completed: 5%, Points required for next Level: 954
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran10000 Experience Points
    Nedrick's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Carroll, IA
    Posts
    1,267
    Points
    23,596
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    Read what Ivan Maisel says about ISU's QB (2nd from bottom):
    LINK

    No mention at all of Bates! The nat'l media has just assumed that Arnaud's got the job wrapped up because he got some significant PT last season. I guess we'll all find out in less than 2 weeks...



  2. #2
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 66,950, Level: 80
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 1,100
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cycloneG's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Off the grid
    Posts
    4,936
    Points
    66,950
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 994
    Given: 231

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    It seems it's always the year of the quarterback in the Big XII every couple of years. Good conferences are like that.


    I don't think I'm alone when I say I'd like to see more and more planets fall under the ruthless domination of our solar system.

  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 83,685, Level: 89
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 65
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RyCy04's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Omaha, NE
    Posts
    2,474
    Points
    83,685
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 255
    Given: 30

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs


  4. #4
    Starter
    Points: 11,378, Level: 32
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 572
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    throwittoblythe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Minneapolis, MN
    Posts
    715
    Points
    11,378
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 14
    Given: 18

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    I don't agree with the Favre/Rogers analogy he makes. I don't think too many people in Green Bay were chanting Aaron Rogers name last year like the folks in Jack Trice were for Arnaud. A part of me was sad to see Bret go, but a bigger part of me is excited for the future of Arnaud/Bates.


    TRUE & VALIANT

  5. #5
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 323,242, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    21,839
    Points
    323,242
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,459
    Given: 2,091

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    All he has to do to become a lazy reporter instead of a bad reporter is get someone in the midwest to send him a quib about the QB's at ISU. Then he'd have Bates covered.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 201,906, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Aclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, Ia.
    Posts
    13,489
    Points
    201,906
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 447
    Given: 1,524

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    Quote Originally Posted by throwittoblythe View Post
    I don't agree with the Favre/Rogers analogy he makes. I don't think too many people in Green Bay were chanting Aaron Rogers name last year like the folks in Jack Trice were for Arnaud. A part of me was sad to see Bret go, but a bigger part of me is excited for the future of Arnaud/Bates.
    The only analogy he's making is that Bret was a four year starter, as Favre was a long time starter, and Arnaud (or, Arnates) will be the new guy stepping into those shoes.



  7. #7
    Just Win Baby
    Points: 299,761, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Clones85''s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    13,328
    Points
    299,761
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 11
    Given: 2

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    Well there is a QB controversy at Texas and they didn't say anything about that. It was just a quick article about QB's in the Big 12. Some people here read in to everything way to much



  8. #8
    Recruit
    Points: 6,076, Level: 23
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 474
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    stormchaser's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    101
    Points
    6,076
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    The individual articles may not have been that great, but it was still good buzz for the Big 12. We need all the good buzz we can get.



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 132,217, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    tim_redd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    8,236
    Points
    132,217
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 612
    Given: 416

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    I didn't know Kirby Freeman transferred to Baylor.



  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 28,509, Level: 51
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 141
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    2,019
    Points
    28,509
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 64
    Given: 168

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    The only analogy he's making is that Bret was a four year starter, as Favre was a long time starter, and Arnaud (or, Arnates) will be the new guy stepping into those shoes.
    I prefer Baud.

    Of course I'm a computer geek . . .


    May my posts be polite and not misunderstood. (And hopefully funny on occasion.)

  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 28,753, Level: 52
    Level completed: 10%, Points required for next Level: 997
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures25000 Experience Points
    baylrballa's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    League City
    Posts
    2,362
    Points
    28,753
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 23
    Given: 40

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    I didn't know Kirby Freeman transferred to Baylor.

    looks to be third string at this point.



  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 191,305, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    16,228
    Points
    191,305
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 775
    Given: 1,809

    Re: ESPN's take on the Big XII's QBs

    Quote Originally Posted by baylrballa View Post
    looks to be third string at this point.

    Nothing like not being good enough to play at one school, transfering to another, and then still being 3rd string.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM