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    scoreboard for spring game

    Does anyone know if they will be using the jumbo-tron and scoreboard for the spring game? Last year sucked because you couldn't tell how many td's were scored.


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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Last year's game was technically just a practice. From what I have read and heard this year's game will be a all out scrimmage. As a result I would guess that they will keep track of which side is winning.



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    They should be. The game is "game format" anyway so you won't see any of these special points for ripping a guys shirt off or anything like that.

    Points for TDs, XPs and FGs, nothing else.



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Quote Originally Posted by gocy444 View Post
    Does anyone know if they will be using the jumbo-tron and scoreboard for the spring game? Last year sucked because you couldn't tell how many td's were scored.
    Did they score that many that you couldn't keep track yourself?



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Quote Originally Posted by gocy444 View Post
    Does anyone know if they will be using the jumbo-tron and scoreboard for the spring game? Last year sucked because you couldn't tell how many td's were scored.
    I think the prior regime had a unique scoring system, ie, a 3 and out was worth X points to the defense. So, having the scoreboard going would probably have confused as much as helped.

    As others noted, this staff is going with standard scoring system.



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Quote Originally Posted by d4nim4l View Post
    Points for TDs, XPs and FGs, nothing else.
    Are you just assuming our defense isn't good enough to get a safety?



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Quote Originally Posted by ricochet View Post
    Are you just assuming our defense isn't good enough to get a safety?
    If our defense gets a safety I'd be more than happy to award them 500,000,000 points.



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Yeah, judging by how much emphasis Rhoads is seeming to put on the difference between winning and losing (from his interviews/press conferences at least), I would guess that they're going to make sure everyone knows the score.



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Whqt time does the game start?



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneWarrior View Post
    Whqt time does the game start?
    3 PM



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    In the last couple DMac-era spring games I went to, they ran the scoreboard but not the video screen. At least that's how I remember it...



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Quote Originally Posted by dunar View Post
    In the last couple DMac-era spring games I went to, they ran the scoreboard but not the video screen. At least that's how I remember it...
    I think the had the video screen running as far as advertising and that stuff goes but there was no replay or anything like that...



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    I liked the speech DMac would give to the crowd after the practice was over. Then some seniors would talk...I remember Todd and Bret talking their last year...

    I could see CPR doing something like that...



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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Quote Originally Posted by jj-cyclones View Post
    I liked the speech DMac would give to the crowd after the practice was over. Then some seniors would talk...I remember Todd and Bret talking their last year...

    I could see CPR doing something like that...
    For real though, people need to chill with the McCarney and Paul Rhoads comparisons. I for one want a better winning percentage than 39%


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    Re: scoreboard for spring game

    Quote Originally Posted by mplscyclone View Post
    For real though, people need to chill with the McCarney and Paul Rhoads comparisons. I for one want a better winning percentage than 39%
    It was not a comparison....I just said I liked it when McCarney did it...



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