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    CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    Dickie V is calling the Indiana at Duke game this pm. How many Duke superlatives can you handle? This team has 3 (count them, three) McD frosh.

    Reminds us that we are in basketball season - UNI tomorrow.


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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    you know really, does Dickie V. talk X's and O's very much? providing great analysis? It seems to me all he does is reminisce on how great of teams Duke (or whatever team he's calling) had in the past, or how good they are gonna be in the future with all the incoming 5-star, parade, mcdonalds, all-world players, or gushing over the cameron crazies, or blabbing how college basketball is better than college football....


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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    Dukie V. can be fun to listen to.......in very small doses. I can't sit and watch/listen to a whole game with him doing the "commentating."



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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    Can someone stuff a use jock-strap in his mouth and cover it with a full role of duct tape?



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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    He's good for College BBall, but the Duke garbage gets out of hand.



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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    I've emailed he for some early season props for McDermott and Taylor.

    He gave some big time kudos to the Missouri Valley and their start.


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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    Go Hoosiers!



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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    Dick Vitale is a moron. Never says anything worthwhile... he's like that overly excited fair-weather fan sitting behind you at games, except that he's been given a microphone and a national audience.


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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    i think he brings excitement to college basketball.....every school is always asking him to come out to their big game....he is fine as a color announcer as long as he isn't doing a duke game


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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    Quote Originally Posted by goldmember View Post
    He's good for College BBall, but the Duke garbage gets out of hand.

    Maybe the game needed him 25 years ago, but it sells itself now. I won't watch a game he calls, it turns my stomach



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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    Dukie V. can be fun to listen to.......in very small doses. I can't sit and watch/listen to a whole game with him doing the "commentating."
    No...he can be fun to listen to with the mute button on



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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    Reminds me of an activated Elmo doll being totally squeezed by a kid - blah blah blah Duke blah blah diamond dandy blah blah blah.


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    Re: CAUTION-DICKIE ALERT

    he is to biased..thats all there is too it, he prob could be a good analyst but just isnt


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