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    Hook 'em Horns

    Beat TOSU



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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Blow out.



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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    I will be making a large wager on this game if the spread is even close... and i'm not talking a cybookie wager.


    Now that MBB is back, do we still have to pretend that WBB matters?

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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I will be making a large wager on this game if the spread is even close... and i'm not talking a cybookie wager.
    Now that's what I call putting your money where your mouth is.


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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Newspaper headline after game reads "Ohio State is embarrassed again"


    "Whoever said it doesn't matter if you win or lose probably lost."

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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I will be making a large wager on this game if the spread is even close... and i'm not talking a cybookie wager.
    Same here.

    My only concern is that Texas may come out dull because they feel they got hosed, like when they played Iowa in the Alamo Bowl a couple years back and damn near lost to an inferior team.



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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    I think they will come out more ticked off than dull. Or at least that's what I'm hoping. Besides OSU always tanks in big games.... see USC.


    Now that MBB is back, do we still have to pretend that WBB matters?

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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    I think its BS that OSU got a BCS game over Boise State.



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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    I guess we will see if a great defensive team from the Big 10 can slow an arena ball O from the Big 12.


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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Im actually excited about the bowl games this year. Looks to be some fantastic matchups across the board.



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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    A 2 loss team from one of the worst conferences got 2 teams in while Boise State is on the outside? Yeah, that makes sense. Just when you think you can't hate the Big10 any more.



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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Like I said in the other thread. With OSU catching all these breaks, I will almost root for Iowa vs. OSU in their next game. This is horrible.



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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Early spreads are

    USC -10
    Bama -11
    Texas -8
    OU -1.5 (LV Hilton has the OU spread at -3)
    VT - Cinci - pick em


    Last edited by Ciclone; 12-07-2008 at 08:08 PM. Reason: added VT-Cinci

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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I will be making a large wager on this game if the spread is even close... and i'm not talking a cybookie wager.

    I think the Rose Bowl will be a bigger blowout than the Fiesta Bowl, although neither one will be close.

    I'd rather see USC vs. Texas, that would be a good game.


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    Re: Hook 'em Horns

    Quote Originally Posted by MontyBurns View Post
    I think the Rose Bowl will be a bigger blowout than the Fiesta Bowl, although neither one will be close.

    I'd rather see USC vs. Texas, that would be a good game.
    It would be a good game, but I would love to see 2 Big 10 blowout losses to continually expose this sham.



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