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by JSHarvey
January 21st, 2021, 7:57 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Tomorrow is a really big game
Replies: 27
Views: 1453

Re: Tomorrow is a really big game

Definitely is a big game since I imagine Boise State sweeps current 3-5 Fresno State. Either way I am impressed with where we are, but we probably drop a game back going into next week with a loss. Boise State still has to play Colorado State, Nevada, USU and San Diego State so we'll probably make ...
by JSHarvey
January 20th, 2021, 3:07 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Stacy Collins to Boise State
Replies: 38
Views: 2557

Re: Stacy Collins to Boise State

According to the new coaches thread it did not look like he was being retained anyway, is that correct?
by JSHarvey
January 20th, 2021, 9:06 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: CSU game 2 predictions
Replies: 26
Views: 1088

Re: CSU game 2 predictions

Aggiealum13 wrote:
January 19th, 2021, 9:43 pm
It'll be a closer game but I think Aggies win again by 10.

78-68
Agreed.
by JSHarvey
January 15th, 2021, 6:23 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: INNOCENT!
Replies: 97
Views: 6199

Re: INNOCENT!

On Friday morning, Jerry Bovee contacted Hartwell and said, “[w]e have a problem.” He told him that the players were not going to play the final game. Hartwell believed the players were upset about Coach Maile not being hired as head coach. Hartwell contacted Coach Maile (after some difficulty) and...
by JSHarvey
January 14th, 2021, 2:25 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Verdict on Cockett to be released Friday
Replies: 85
Views: 6374

Re: Verdict on Cockett to be released Friday

When one looks back at the idiocy one engaged in, believed, was convinced of, accepted without equivocation because of who was speaking, bought despite all evidence to the contrary, married, didn't marry, said, believed one heard when one didn't, remembered exactly -- exactly wrong, and lost every ...
by JSHarvey
January 13th, 2021, 4:42 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Maile to Boise St!!
Replies: 28
Views: 2570

Re: Maile to Boise St!!

I'm very surprised, I can *almost* say "good luck to him" - except I hope Boise is not able to capitalize on his connections to harm our recruiting. I hoping Boise flames out with their new coaching staff and we replace them at the top of the MWC. (But if wishes were fishes . . . ) I thought (obviou...
by JSHarvey
January 4th, 2021, 11:23 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Who the New Coaches Are (UPDATED)
Replies: 111
Views: 15250

Re: Who the New Coaches Are (UPDATED)

What do the "Quality Control" coaches do? Just curious.
by JSHarvey
January 4th, 2021, 11:17 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Love didnt get one single snap
Replies: 7
Views: 966

Re: Love didnt get one single snap

Got paid millions of dollars, no injuries (or even bruises). Not a bad year. :-)
by JSHarvey
December 30th, 2020, 4:39 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Elijah Jackson Local LB Recruit 605 Squat
Replies: 35
Views: 4954

Re: Elijah Jackson Local LB Recruit 605 Squat

The new staff has such a hole to dig out of after the prior regime pretty much gave up on recruiting.... :bangwall: Sad, but true. From reports it sounds like they gave up recruiting 3-4 months ago. To me that is crazy, I know there are COVID restrictions, but to just flat out not recruit is not ac...
by JSHarvey
December 27th, 2020, 7:44 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Zoom call details that were new to me
Replies: 33
Views: 3709

Re: Zoom call details that were new to me

There is a huge difference between wanting to teach people to think critically and evaluate their beliefs (in all sorts of areas) and discrimination. The first is one of the primary purposes of education, the second is illegal - they are not the same thing and not even related to each other. USU lik...
by JSHarvey
December 26th, 2020, 9:47 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Wait 1 FREAKIN MINUTE...
Replies: 42
Views: 4584

Re: Wait 1 FREAKIN MINUTE...

I couldn't accurately express myself without swearing! :-( So I'll just leave it at that.
by JSHarvey
December 26th, 2020, 9:42 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Zoom call details that were new to me
Replies: 33
Views: 3709

Re: Zoom call details that were new to me

The mistake was agreeing to the call in the first place. The was nothing she could have said, or nothing she could have omitted saying, that would have changed one student's mind. Anything she did, or didn't, say would be twisted to the worst possible angle. These were/are (spoiled) men that were pi...
by JSHarvey
December 26th, 2020, 9:35 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Interesting Development
Replies: 79
Views: 7511

Re: Interesting Development

If I got to vote (which I don't) I would vote "No Way!"

To much travel, no regional rivals.

The MWC is a good fit, with or without Boise.
by JSHarvey
December 21st, 2020, 9:46 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Turbin's new gig
Replies: 5
Views: 1228

Re: Turbin's new gig

I hope this opportunity grows into a steady job/income for him. One of my favorite Aggies! :-)
by JSHarvey
December 20th, 2020, 3:12 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: The biggest problem with the University AND Frank having attorneys
Replies: 33
Views: 3103

Re: The biggest problem with the University AND Frank having attorneys

I doubt anything can get settled until well after the independent review the University ordered is completed.
by JSHarvey
December 17th, 2020, 1:17 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: The Future is Bright
Replies: 28
Views: 2453

Re: The Future is Bright

2 years from what end point? I don’t expect to be one of the worst teams in the mwc next year. But 2 years is likely optimistic to achieving the goal of winning the mwccg. We can be a middle of the road mwc next year. We had the talent for it this year. To win a MWC championship will require beatin...
by JSHarvey
December 17th, 2020, 11:17 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Cockett comments from sources to channel 2.
Replies: 95
Views: 10275

Re: Cockett comments from sources to channel 2.

From the article: "The two, whose identities have not been made public, agreed this was the tenor of her statement: " It is *not even alleged* to be a quote. There is no context. Pure hearsay combined with "push polling". I can't believe the players (and Frank) essentially went nuclear and blew the ...
by JSHarvey
December 15th, 2020, 1:08 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: What even was the point
Replies: 20
Views: 2360

Re: What even was the point

Wise words.
by JSHarvey
December 15th, 2020, 12:18 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: What Frank should have said Friday evening
Replies: 17
Views: 1597

Re: What Frank should have said Friday evening

Head coach jobs are essential "at will" jobs. If your reputation becomes one of someone who will sabotage a program if things don't go your way I think that would seriously reduce the pool of universities willing to give you a chance. It's the same logic that it is rarely wise to burn bridges when a...
by JSHarvey
December 15th, 2020, 8:45 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: What Frank should have said Friday evening
Replies: 17
Views: 1597

Re: What Frank should have said Friday evening

I love and support my football players and this university. I appreciate my players enthusiastic support for me to be the next head coach. I was proud to be one of the finalists but acknowledge that coach Blake Anderson is more qualified at this time. I believe that there was some misunderstanding ...
by JSHarvey
December 14th, 2020, 12:36 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Frank's Statement
Replies: 249
Views: 15937

Re: Frank's Statement

Those of you that are upset, are you upset because: 1. You don't feel discrimination exists at USU 2. You don't believe the players 3. You acknowledge discrimination likely exists, but don't think anything should happen about it Other? Nice straw man argument you are lining up there. How about Fran...
by JSHarvey
December 14th, 2020, 8:27 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: What one former USU player claims Cockett said
Replies: 31
Views: 4271

Re: What one former USU player claims Cockett said

Closest thing I have seen to a quote from Noelle is over on the USU Football Players FB page. McFadden is the former player. www.Facebook.com/groups/UtahStateFootballPlayers When someone says that Arizona is physically closer to Washington D.C. than California is that is technically a true statemen...
by JSHarvey
December 14th, 2020, 8:00 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Frank's Statement
Replies: 249
Views: 15937

Re: Frank's Statement

Those of you that are upset, are you upset because: 1. You don't feel discrimination exists at USU 2. You don't believe the players 3. You acknowledge discrimination likely exists, but don't think anything should happen about it Other? #2 So how does that work? Because I can't see ~85 players, with...
by JSHarvey
December 13th, 2020, 9:35 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Coaching Staff
Replies: 45
Views: 4394

Re: Latest Video

GUS wrote:
December 13th, 2020, 6:24 pm
I really like him! :-)
by JSHarvey
December 13th, 2020, 9:20 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Frank's Statement
Replies: 249
Views: 15937

Re: Frank's Statement

brownjeans wrote:
December 13th, 2020, 3:37 pm
Those of you that are upset, are you upset because:
1. You don't feel discrimination exists at USU
2. You don't believe the players
3. You acknowledge discrimination likely exists, but don't think anything should happen about it

Other?
#2
by JSHarvey
December 13th, 2020, 2:26 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Frank's Statement
Replies: 249
Views: 15937

Re: Frank's Statement

That statement was pure idiocy. In spite of the fourth paragraph, the first three paragraphs burned any hope of: "protect[ing] both the institution and players that I love." Frank likely just ended his career as a coach for quite a while. Had he thought about this a bit more he would have realized: ...
by JSHarvey
December 13th, 2020, 12:26 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Team Meeting With Anderson
Replies: 36
Views: 6553

Re: Team Meeting With Anderson

I'm just glad Anderson is still coming to USU! I think we were very lucky he had already cut ties with Arkansas by the time all the crap here happened!

Hoping he can pull off another miracle!
by JSHarvey
November 30th, 2020, 9:21 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Predict the Score - FB 12/3 vs Air Force
Replies: 17
Views: 1229

Re: Predict the Score - FB 12/3 vs Air Force

This will be a test of the team's new found cohesion and drive.

My Aggie blue googles are firmly in place.

USU 28
AFA 24
by JSHarvey
November 22nd, 2020, 9:11 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: .
Replies: 116
Views: 7416

Re: Transfer Portal Explosion tips job to Canales

I'm completely and totally uninformed on: 1) What the process of choosing a new head coach for football is; or 2) Who might be interested, or considered. What I would like to know is how it was done in the past. The two most successful hires in the past couple of decades or so seem to have been Gary...
by JSHarvey
November 16th, 2020, 4:56 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Your starter this week....
Replies: 47
Views: 3420

Re: Your starter this week....

taniataylor wrote:
November 16th, 2020, 12:19 pm
My kid tested positive. Him and Kevin will be out next 2 games. Kevin only because they are roommates
Very sad to hear this. Please pass on: "Best wishes for a speedy and full recovery."
by JSHarvey
November 16th, 2020, 4:53 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Was the decision to fire GA hasty?
Replies: 37
Views: 2862

Re: Was the decision to fire GA hasty?

Gary Andersen 1.0 will *ALWAYS* have my respect, admiration, and gratitude. Gary Andersen 2.0 was simply a very different person, and was causing damage long term, not driving improvement. In hindsight I was totally wrong on his hire. Splitting ways with Coach Andersen halfway through the season giv...
by JSHarvey
November 7th, 2020, 9:28 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: One difference between Gary 2.0 and Duryea
Replies: 1
Views: 391

Re: One difference between Gary 2.0 and Duryea

Could be.

Still hoping he somehow pulls it out though.
by JSHarvey
November 2nd, 2020, 4:46 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Predict the Score - FB 11/5 @ Nevada
Replies: 33
Views: 1144

Re: Predict the Score - FB 11/5 @ Nevada

Ya know what? yeah we're not very good this year and we're not going to win a lot of games, so what does it matter, I'm going to feel better about it and pick the Ags to win. That way I can remain hopefully and at least pretend. USU - 5 UNR - 3 A freak snowstorm blows in making it impossible to pas...
by JSHarvey
October 27th, 2020, 2:16 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: QB, Talent, Coaching and Circumstances
Replies: 29
Views: 2242

Re: QB, Talent, Coaching and Circumstances

I've brought this up before, but here is the three-year history for teams that have won at least eight games in a season: 2019 - 56 teams won at least eight games. That is 43% of FBS-level programs. 2018 - 32 teams won at least eight games in 2018 and 2019. That is 25% of FBS-level programs. 2017 -...
by JSHarvey
October 24th, 2020, 3:20 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: i believe
Replies: 6
Views: 712

Re: i believe

I BELIEVE THAT WE WILL WIN!

(Aggie Blue Googles firmly in place.) :-)