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    So would all the people...

    who are so upset with this loss have been happier if we had made the XP and then lost in OT? That kick wouldn't have won the game for us, we still would have had more work to do.



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    Re: So would all the people...

    By making the XP, at least ISU would have garnered additional opportunity to win by completing a basic routine football play, which would have provided me some additional comfort...


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    Re: So would all the people...

    a loss is a loss



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    Re: So would all the people...

    We would have won in overtime due to the fact that we had all the momentum...see the UNLV game from last year.


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    Re: So would all the people...

    Quote Originally Posted by heitclone View Post
    who are so upset with this loss have been happier if we had made the XP and then lost in OT? That kick wouldn't have won the game for us, we still would have had more work to do.
    That's a big assumption, and a pretty negative one.



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    Re: So would all the people...

    Quote Originally Posted by Tornado man View Post
    That's a big assumption, and a pretty negative one.
    I wasn't really implying that we WOULD have lost, just wondering if some would still have the doomsday attitude.



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    Re: So would all the people...

    Nothing is ever good enough for a lot of the people on here. Even in a victory, this message board is full of naysayers who will nitpick the team apart. Its a wonder that people still enjoy coming here.

    I hate the loss just as much as the next guy, but guess what...the sun did rise this morning, at least I think it did. Life will go on. We have a new coach and I personally think that things will get better. I personally think that if we would've made the kick and lost in OT, things would've been even worse.



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    Re: So would all the people...

    Quote Originally Posted by heitclone View Post
    who are so upset with this loss have been happier if we had made the XP and then lost in OT? That kick wouldn't have won the game for us, we still would have had more work to do.
    What the hell?

    Yes, I would have love for us to make the kick and lose in OT. It would have made me completely forget about the 2 back-to-back fumbles in the 2nd half, the missed tackles and poor execution in the passing game.




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    Re: So would all the people...

    thats a really crappy way to look at things heres my ? for u.. would u rather lose the rest of the games or make that one fg and have a chance in ot


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    Re: So would all the people...

    I win money either way. No diff.



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    Re: So would all the people...

    I think it would've been a tad less demoralizing...probably wouldn't be any happier though.



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    Re: So would all the people...

    Hypothetical. And past tense. No use worrying about it.



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    Re: So would all the people...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    What the hell?

    Yes, I would have love for us to make the kick and lose in OT. It would have made me completely forget about the 2 back-to-back fumbles in the 2nd half, the missed tackles and poor execution in the passing game.

    Some posters are never happy with anything. Don't you know that the sun came up today?

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    Re: So would all the people...

    One positive of losing on the extra point is that people can't really blame CPR for the loss as much.
    If ISU had lost in OT, there would have been more room to blame play calling and coaching.



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    Re: So would all the people...

    We had BIG MO! I liked our chances going in OT.

    Optimism is contagious. Pass it on. 10-2!


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