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    Tim Griffin....

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    Absolutely hate this guy. I think we can win over A&M and Colorado even without ARob.


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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    Quote Originally Posted by clonomaniac View Post
    Big 12 - ESPN

    Absolutely hate this guy. I think we can win over A&M and Colorado even without ARob.
    I was expenting this post to read:

    Tim Griffin....

    total d-bag.



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    Actually I don't think his analysis is too bad.

    A & M is a tough place to play...



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    Quote Originally Posted by clonomaniac View Post
    Big 12 - ESPN

    Absolutely hate this guy. I think we can win over A&M and Colorado even without ARob.
    Can't say I really disagree with much he has to say about ISU. I think 6-6 is best case, so predicting 5-7 isn't that far off. We need to prove we can win a conference game on the road before any media members will believe it.



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    It does show how little he's looked into it. Arnaud does not have a "nagging" injury. He hurt his hand, and missed one half. Could he hurt it again? Of course, but it's not at all the same thing that's happening to A-Rob. And even he's playing fine.

    That said, we need to get other RBs into the game. If A-Rob was to be finished for the season, Schwartz can't carry the load the whole way.


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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    I hate Griffin as much as the next guy, but I'm not exactly seeing what was so incorrect about his blog. This time.


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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    At least he used the right logo this time.



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    I remember the last time we beat Nebraska, Kirk Herbstreit(sp) was back-peddaling so fast, he couldn't come up with a valid excuse for the loss. He couldn't admit Neb. got beat by a better team.



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    It does show how little he's looked into it. Arnaud does not have a "nagging" injury. He hurt his hand, and missed one half. Could he hurt it again? Of course, but it's not at all the same thing that's happening to A-Rob. And even he's playing fine.

    That said, we need to get other RBs into the game. If A-Rob was to be finished for the season, Schwartz can't carry the load the whole way.
    Another thing I don't like about his analysis is that he say our offense will be the reason we will not be able to hang in the Big12 the rest of the way. I would say our consistency and lack of overall tallent on defense, especially the line, is our biggest concern.

    The best rushing offense in the conference and a recently improving passing offense are actually why I think we will win at least 2 more games.



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    Quote Originally Posted by clonomaniac View Post
    Big 12 - ESPN

    Absolutely hate this guy. I think we can win over A&M and Colorado even without ARob.
    ESPN retaliating for the tailgating poll now....



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    Quote Originally Posted by cyhiphopp View Post
    I was expecting this post to read:

    Tim Griffin....(again)

    Who cares?
    Fixed.



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    The W-L record isnt too far off... i see it as:
    Should be disappointed if we dont beat: Colorado
    Should beat, but given our history on the road, be very happy if it happens: TAMU
    And should be able to be competitive in the remainder of the games, giving an outside shot to win.
    This is pretty similar to what he said on the blog.



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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    If you don't like him, don't read his blog.

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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    Actually I don't think his analysis is too bad.

    A & M is a tough place to play...
    Might not be that day...

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    Re: Tim Griffin....

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Might not be that day...

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