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    The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Let's see how absurd we can get!


    "Hey, we're young, it takes time to rebuild after you fire the most winningest coach in school history"

    "Let's hold off winning the conf title till 2011 - it will be exactly 100 years since we did it the first time"

    "What do you expect - guys like AA and Sumrall aren't even Chiz recruits"

    "Fox put the two worst teams in the B12 on vs the World Series because we're a national draw".

    "We need to go back to playing physical defense - like when we had all those Personal Fouls vs SDS"

    "The first half of the KU game was probably the finest 2 Quarters of FB we've every played"

    "Can't wait for our cold November games - you can't see the muffin tops on our cheerleaders"

    "We still have a chance to win a road-game vs Kent St next Sept"

    "Bill Snyder - Gene Chiz; both Defensive Coords w/ no head-coaching experience. Get it?"

    "There's too many January bowl games on TV; the Boise bowl has no schedule competition"

    "We've beaten Iowa 7-outta-the-last 11 times"


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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post

    "Let's hold off winning the conf title till 2011 - it will be exactly 100 years since we did it the first time"
    This worked for the Cubs right?



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Our best player never got on the field - Brandtner.

    Texas A&M has a great qb who can run and pass.

    The Cover 2 covers the first two receivers real well.

    We cannot stand prosperity when we score first.

    We lead the league in fieldgoal kicks.

    What happens in the Red Zone stays in the Red Zone.

    There goes our chance to win the North.


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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    If we win out, we still have a shot at a bowl!



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    It was really nice out for tailgating

    The marching band is always pretty entertaining

    some of the things on the scoreboard are very entertaining

    The hot chocalate was up to par tonight

    did i mention free basketball posters?



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by GoSTATE71 View Post
    It was really nice out for tailgating

    The marching band is always pretty entertaining

    some of the things on the scoreboard are very entertaining

    The hot chocalate was up to par tonight

    did i mention free basketball posters?
    ****, i forgot to get my poster. total loss tonight.



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Ben Bruns postgame... we played well defensively most of the game... what game was he watching?



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    We reached third down 29 times on defense. Then we went sonic in reverse.


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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedcm View Post
    Ben Bruns postgame... we played well defensively most of the game... what game was he watching?
    He has sold out ever since his company got the Jack Trice construction contract. He doesn't want to ruffle feathers in the athletic department anymore.
    It's sad - it used to be when he had something on his mind, he said it. Now he sounds like John Walters or Eric Heft.



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Maybe I'm missing the humor, but Snyder wasn't a d-c.

    Gene was, maybe that is the humor.



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedcm View Post
    Ben Bruns postgame... we played well defensively most of the game... what game was he watching?
    Serious ? now that's absurd.


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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Tornado man View Post
    He has sold out ever since his company got the Jack Trice construction contract. He doesn't want to ruffle feathers in the athletic department anymore.
    It's sad - it used to be when he had something on his mind, he said it. Now he sounds like John Walters or Eric Heft.
    He sold out well before then.


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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    I almost drove off the road... my wife couldn't believe it either....



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    Let's see how absurd we can get!


    "Hey, we're young, it takes time to rebuild after you fire the most winningest coach in school history"

    "Let's hold off winning the conf title till 2011 - it will be exactly 100 years since we did it the first time"

    "What do you expect - guys like AA and Sumrall aren't even Chiz recruits"

    "Fox put the two worst teams in the B12 on vs the World Series because we're a national draw".

    "We need to go back to playing physical defense - like when we had all those Personal Fouls vs SDS"

    "The first half of the KU game was probably the finest 2 Quarters of FB we've every played"

    "Can't wait for our cold November games - you can't see the muffin tops on our cheerleaders"

    "We still have a chance to win a road-game vs Kent St next Sept"

    "Bill Snyder - Gene Chiz; both Defensive Coords w/ no head-coaching experience. Get it?"

    "There's too many January bowl games on TV; the Boise bowl has no schedule competition"

    "We've beaten Iowa 7-outta-the-last 11 times"
    Score of ATM vs ISU if McCarney is the coach? Probably 49-35 ATM.



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    Re: The Official Post-Game Pollyanna Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedcm View Post
    Ben Bruns postgame... we played well defensively most of the game... what game was he watching?
    Believe it or not, forcing A&M into third and long consistently is better than NOT forcing them into third and long. They just need to take the next step, and make the play on third down.

    And I'm getting freaking tired of watching other teams just sidestep our safeties and run on by I watched Brandon Hunley do that on the sideline right after the onside kick. Then he just gave up once the guy was past him.

    Yes, I saw it was #20 and waited until I got home from the game to see who #20 was!



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