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    Week prior to kickoff....

    Why is he week prior to kickoff so slow media-wise, no big news, no ground breaking stories.... I need something to read, Chris give us ur game one prediction.... Something....



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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    Calm before the storm.


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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    I don't mind there being no major news this week. Anything that would make headlines now would more than likely not be positive.



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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    Quote Originally Posted by jburke View Post
    Why is he week prior to kickoff so slow media-wise, no big news, no ground breaking stories.... I need something to read, Chris give us ur game one prediction.... Something....
    I predict we are going to hear about more walk on players there were awarded scholarships...I think



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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    I'd say its for 2 reasons. First, every major (and minor) storyline has already been beat to death. Second, the teams now switch from general practice to preparing for their first opponent, so they are less open with information from practices than they were before, meaning less new stories.



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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    Quote Originally Posted by Cybyassociation View Post
    I predict we are going to hear about more walk on players there were awarded scholarships...I think
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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    Calm before the storm.
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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    Quote Originally Posted by heitclone View Post
    I don't mind there being no major news this week. Anything that would make headlines now would more than likely not be positive.
    +1

    Exactly what I was thinking.


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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    +1

    Exactly what I was thinking.
    Agreed, no news is good news at this point.



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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    How long is david sims out?

    (please refrain from the hiding under a rock comments :)



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    Re: Week prior to kickoff....

    Quote Originally Posted by dualthreat View Post
    How long is david sims out?

    (please refrain from the hiding under a rock comments :)
    1 game.



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