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    Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    Does anyone else feel a little less interested in the bowl season when ISU is not a participant??? This year marks the third straight year with no ISU...You have to go back to 1999 to find a longer streak. For me, I enjoy the bowl games to a point, but not nearly as much as when ISU is a participant. Hopefully we can return to a bowl game in the near future and won't have to find consolation in "cheering" for big 12 rivals come bowl time.



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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    My Co-Favorite will be playing tomorrow night so I fell alright...



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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    I wouldn't say I feel a little less interested. Half of these bowls are games where you have to have a dog in the fight to care. I'm sure it's the same way for the rest of the nation when we hit the Independence or Houston Bowls as well.

    I enjoy watching USC, because I enjoy the usual thrashing that they put on somebody. I really enjoy watching excellence in action.

    Most of the games, though, I don't even realize are happening. I just move on with life. I cared more about those other games when I was younger, which makes me now an old man.


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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    Quote Originally Posted by cybsball20 View Post
    My Co-Favorite will be playing tomorrow night so I fell alright...
    You mean your co-favorite with the fourth best quarterback in the country??? Jk, not that bulletin board material should be needed for a national title, but wow...



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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    Definately not less interested...well maybe just a little. But seriously, Football is football, and I can't get any for the next 9 months, so right now I am watching all the football I can get. That and I'm originally from OK, so Boomer Sooner.


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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    I just wish there were more bowls to watch this time of year. How many are there like 12?



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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    I'm disinterested in bowl games in general, with the exception of the national championship and an ISU bowl game. Now March Madness........I am always interested, but when ISU isn't in it, or after they are knocked out, my interest goes way down.



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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    Only 8 meaningful football games left until fall...



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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    had the gamecocks played a lot better i might have been more interested in their game.

    I watched all B12 and even had a few other games circled that i really wanted to see. The Pitt/OSU game was high on my list to watch. Actually i enjoyed that game even though most might think it was a clunker. 3-0 is a Tecmo Bowl score in these parts...

    Id prefer an ISU bowl, but theres enough interest elsewhere to tide me over.


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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone_12 View Post
    You mean your co-favorite with the fourth best quarterback in the country??? Jk, not that bulletin board material should be needed for a national title, but wow...
    Kinda like whwen Tebow said he would "love" to play against the defenses inthe Big 12. Funnny how he starts the trash talk but OU gets all the pub



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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    Quote Originally Posted by tazgolfv View Post
    Kinda like whwen Tebow said he would "love" to play against the defenses inthe Big 12. Funnny how he starts the trash talk but OU gets all the pub
    True...I had forgot about that.



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    Re: Bowl season with favorite team to cheer for

    Fightin Irish baby! I've always loved Notre Dame football, win or lose!



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    The U!!! I love the Canes!!!!



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