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    A Good Read on Colorado

    The Buffs are in trouble according to Lee Barfknecht of the Omaha World Herald. This is a great piece.

    Check it out.

    Omaha.com - The Omaha World-Herald: Sports - Barfknecht: Is Colorado's Hawkins in a nose dive?



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Sounds about right.




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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    It's division 1 football!!!



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Come on, Chris...this ain't intermurals...CU is your team!

    Good read!



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    So we will win that one? :)


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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Well if Cody Hawkins didn't have to do everything himself, and Cody had better players like himself around him they'd be better. I mean, he's like a very cerebral quarterback...



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    CSU burned them deep all night. I loved it!



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Quote Originally Posted by pulse View Post
    Well if Cody Hawkins didn't have to do everything himself and had better players like him around him they'd be better. I mean, he's like a very cerebral quarterback...
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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    The Buffs are in trouble according to Lee Barfknecht of the Omaha World Herald. This is a great piece.

    Check it out.

    Omaha.com - The Omaha World-Herald: Sports - Barfknecht: Is Colorado's Hawkins in a nose dive?

    That article almost makes you feel sorry for Colorado.



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Quote Originally Posted by jsb View Post
    That article almost makes you feel sorry for Colorado.
    No, not really even almost...


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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    The Buffs are in trouble according to Lee Barfknecht of the Omaha World Herald. This is a great piece.

    Check it out.

    Omaha.com - The Omaha World-Herald: Sports - Barfknecht: Is Colorado's Hawkins in a nose dive?

    Didn't you just pick them to surprise some people in a piece late last week? Some more crow to wash your Baylor crow down with!

    I say this in jest because picking records before the season begins has a success rate on par with throwing darts at a list on the wall, and you have to go out on a limb once in a while, right?



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Quote Originally Posted by HOTDON View Post
    Didn't you just pick them to surprise some people in a piece late last week? Some more crow to wash your Baylor crow down with!

    I say this in jest because picking records before the season begins has a success rate on par with throwing darts at a list on the wall, and you have to go out on a limb once in a while, right?
    That would be correct sir. It's not an easy thing to do. I do have to admit that I really was high on the Buffs though. That wasn't something to get people riled up. It got people riled up though, and the people were right.



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Buff nation, based on listening to the local radio, is upset they have the #1 high school recruit from 2 years ago (D. Scott) and he got one carry vs. the Rams.

    Although it doesn't reflect well having the Big12 go 0-2 vs. the MWC this past weekend, I was rooting for fellow land-grant uni CSU... talk about a mirror image of the ISU-UI rivalry.


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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    That would be correct sir. It's not an easy thing to do. I do have to admit that I really was high on the Buffs though. That wasn't something to get people riled up. It got people riled up though, and the people were right.
    With my luck, the fact that I pointed that out might be enough to assure them an undefeated season from here on out.



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    Re: A Good Read on Colorado

    I'm not surprised CU's defense struggled against CSU. What surprised me is that their OL couldn't hold up against a Mountain West front seven with only two returning starters from last year. They should have been able to dominate up front allowing big days for Rodney Stewart and Darrell Scott. Instead they had pathetic rushing totals. Cody Hawkins isn't going to beat anybody by himself, so CU needs to have a strong running game, and so far things aren't looking good for the Buffs in that department.

    I thought the Buffs had a chance to be up there with Kansas, Nebraska, and Missouri, but it looks like they're going to finish in the second level with Iowa State and Kansas State. CU beat KSU by 1 last year and ISU by 4 on the last play of the game, and both games were at home. This year they're on the road. Uh-oh.



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