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by NavyBlueAggie
April 6th, 2020, 10:16 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Football Season Is In Jeopardy
Replies: 64
Views: 4813

Re: Football Season Is In Jeopardy

My 2 cents: The numbers from the Chinese government are garbage. Best guess is that Wuhan had at least 40,000 deaths, based on the excess number of cremation urns delivered to the city. We may already be past the peak, at least in some areas. New York has had a steadily decreasing number of daily n...
by NavyBlueAggie
April 1st, 2020, 6:08 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Football Season Is In Jeopardy
Replies: 64
Views: 4813

Re: Football Season Is In Jeopardy

With the disappointing crowd history we've had in Logan, o demand social distancing would be a natural event to imitate a sold out stadium. On another note, if our Governor has embraced 26 weeks of isolation, has he even looked at a calendar?
by NavyBlueAggie
March 31st, 2020, 5:17 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Best / Worst Stadiums and where you have been
Replies: 38
Views: 1343

Re: Best / Worst Stadiums and where you have been

Agree Vic, about the beginners, pretenders and want to be types running at least the east side concessions. The kids taking the passes and some time ago, the money, to park on the east side leave much to be improved. I inquired a few years ago where the money for the parking fee was going, and it wa...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 27th, 2020, 7:02 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Criag Smith's Favorite Movie and TV Show
Replies: 4
Views: 623

Re: Criag Smith's Favorite Movie and TV Show

Wondering about Wyoming and Air Force updates per hiring of new basketball Head Coaches and their respective staffs. What have I missed? Thanks in advance my friends.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 27th, 2020, 5:07 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Women's Hoops
Replies: 53
Views: 2716

Re: Women's Hoops

Men's sports are rituals/passion plays/battles before the city gates. Remember your Homer. These things actually matter to us. Women's sports are interesting and enjoyable at times, but don't really hold our interest. They don't matter to us unless we have a personal stake. [/b] To that I would agr...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 26th, 2020, 2:19 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Women's Hoops
Replies: 53
Views: 2716

Re: Women's Hoops

Men's sports are rituals/passion plays/battles before the city gates. Remember your Homer. These things actually matter to us. Women's sports are interesting and enjoyable at times, but don't really hold our interest. They don't matter to us unless we have a personal stake. To that, I would simply ...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 26th, 2020, 7:50 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Women's Hoops
Replies: 53
Views: 2716

Re: Women's Hoops

Men's sports are rituals/passion plays/battles before the city gates. Remember your Homer. These things actually matter to us. Women's sports are interesting and enjoyable at times, but don't really hold our interest. They don't matter to us unless we have a personal stake . To that, I would simply...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 24th, 2020, 7:45 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Women's Hoops
Replies: 53
Views: 2716

Re: Women's Hoops

Here is the problem. No one really cares who the coach is and how the team does. I wish the women’s team a success simply because it represents USU. Although I’m an avid Aggie men’s basketball and football fan and devoted to my alma mater I’ve never watched a women’s game and only occasionally look...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 24th, 2020, 7:38 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Question for 22
Replies: 15
Views: 1756

Re: Question for 22

Nothing wrong with phone and email contacting to pursue the athlete we want. Suspect recruiting is continuing on some level.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 24th, 2020, 7:35 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Football Season Is In Jeopardy
Replies: 64
Views: 4813

Re: Football Season Is In Jeopardy

I respectfully disagree with this assertion our Football season is in jeopardy.. There are currently flu countermeasures in play, being reviewed, accepted and applied. Additionally, we just can't shut down a nations economy, period, and wiser heads have seen that.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 23rd, 2020, 10:45 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Women's Hoops
Replies: 53
Views: 2716

Re: Women's Hoops

Credentials...compensation package...outlook? Thanks in advance 22.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 23rd, 2020, 10:42 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: uu bb transfer begins
Replies: 20
Views: 1649

Re: uu bb transfer begins

I won as many Pac 12 road games last year as krysto did. He has to be on the hot seat. I wonder if the U could even afford to fire him. His contract isn't trivial, even for a mighty PAC12 school. Last I saw, he was somewhere around the 7th highest paid college bball coach in the country. Solid post...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 23rd, 2020, 10:18 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Football Season Is In Jeopardy
Replies: 64
Views: 4813

Re: Football Season Is In Jeopardy

The Coronavirus is a long ways away from being treated with medicine. Define "treated" because it's already being treated and it seems to be having success. https:/ /www.ksl.com/article/46732814/heres-what-you-need-to-know-about-the-2-drugs-that-could-treat-covid-19 Good catch brownjeans... Yes, th...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 20th, 2020, 6:44 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Football Season Is In Jeopardy
Replies: 64
Views: 4813

Re: Football Season Is In Jeopardy

Appears a viable countermeasure for the Wuhan virus is pending..even imminent. Many mitigating factors to counter this virus are in play at this time, and the politicians seem to be on a rare moment of considering what is best for our nation vs. what is best for their party. I expect to see a full ...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 18th, 2020, 7:18 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Fackrell signs with Giants
Replies: 3
Views: 666

Re: Fackrell signs with Giants

It will be hard for me to root for the Giants but Aggies are Aggies :rock: The Giants are my least favorite NFL team...of all time. Just never did warm to that organization, ever. Now, with Kyler a Giant I suspect my N Y Giants interest level will be much higher. I so enjoyed seeing Kyler in a Pack...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 16th, 2020, 12:52 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Coronavirus and teams cancelling fans at spring game
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Coronavirus and teams cancelling fans at spring game

After looking at the statistically small number of people who have actually died due to this Corona virus, the current domestic response seems way too aggressive. I know this is sandbox material, but consider one teacher gets sick but doesn't die. The school that teacher works at would likely need ...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 14th, 2020, 4:16 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Greatest shots...
Replies: 22
Views: 1126

Re: Greatest shots...

Just after Wayne Estes tragically died, LeRoy Walker made the greatest shot I've ever seen, and I doubt it's anywhere on tape. Aggies took a shot that bounced high off the rim toward the foul line. LeRoy jumped up to rebound the ball and at the peak of his jump he one handed the ball back into the h...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 14th, 2020, 4:08 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Why not postpone vs cancel
Replies: 42
Views: 1843

Re: Why not postpone vs cancel

Curious as to why they didnt just postpone the tourney a month or two to see if this all settles down vs just flat out cancelling. [/quI Interesting thought AK,,,and also quite reasonable. There is a chance this flu panic will be dealt with in the next couple of weeks, and then we can carry on as d...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 14th, 2020, 1:31 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Grad Transfers
Replies: 43
Views: 2959

Re: Grad Transfers

Do we not have a really hot P G red shirt transfer plus a very promising red shirt Freshman now on campus and practicing with the team? If this is accurate do we need a P G portal transfer.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 14th, 2020, 1:23 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Coronavirus and teams cancelling fans at spring game
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Coronavirus and teams cancelling fans at spring game

I hear you 21, yet how many individual levels of the flu are there, and how many people just carry on though the flue season as they historically have? Like McAggie said, insert an "M" for the "C" and you the makings for another ORSON WELLS Invaders from Mars scenario. On another note, I've decided ...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 13th, 2020, 5:40 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: LET THE SPECULATION BEGIN
Replies: 76
Views: 6105

Re: LET THE SPECULATION BEGIN

I am just happy what he has done with the program over the last 2 years. The confidence and resiliency he has installed in this team is awesome. If he gets a bigger offer that intrigues him, I would obviously be sad, but will hold no bad feelings. I am just grateful the program has returned back to...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 13th, 2020, 5:34 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Coronavirus and teams cancelling fans at spring game
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Coronavirus and teams cancelling fans at spring game

So do they get a rebate on the balance of their tuition for this semester? My granddaughter has one more lab to work through and then she can put a wrap on classes. Speaking of labs,,,what about an adjustment on semester lab fees?
by NavyBlueAggie
March 11th, 2020, 10:21 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Coronavirus and teams cancelling fans at spring game
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Coronavirus and teams cancelling fans at spring game

After looking at the statistically small number of people who have actually died due to this Corona virus, the current domestic response seems way too aggressive.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 10th, 2020, 11:56 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Ranking and bracket tracker
Replies: 23
Views: 1356

Re: Ranking and bracket tracker

Well done and thank you in advance SLB.....
by NavyBlueAggie
March 8th, 2020, 12:13 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Sam is officially greatest USU ever
Replies: 45
Views: 1975

Re: Sam is officially greatest USU ever

I've seen them all play in real time, and all were magnificent AGGIE Basketball players. They contributed mightily to the benefit of Utah State Basketball, and to the delight of AGGIE fans. I judge that McAggie isn't speaking emotionally as he was also there watching Wayne Estes play in real time. B...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 5th, 2020, 9:25 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Caputo on the move?
Replies: 5
Views: 1287

Re: Caputo on the move?

Seems that Coach Caputo was the Safeties coach last season, and before that he was a G A at LSU. He has some NFL experience and it's hard to judge his capacities at this point in his career. Wish him well as he continues his coaching career.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 4th, 2020, 3:38 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Spring Ball
Replies: 39
Views: 3395

Re: Spring Ball

Yes, ACL's are a tough and lengthy recovery event. Certainly we all wish him a complete and speedy rebound. That Peasley had outstanding wheels before he went down is not in question. How will this young man mentally respond with his physical recovery protocol, and how long will this recovery take?
by NavyBlueAggie
March 4th, 2020, 12:32 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Spring Ball
Replies: 39
Views: 3395

Re: Spring Ball

Now the pot is really being stirred., and well done. Yet waiting for a coherent reason why we de emphasized our Spring scrimmage. Even some speculative B S would work against the sphinx like silence of our Athletic Department.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 3rd, 2020, 6:53 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Spring Ball
Replies: 39
Views: 3395

Re: Spring Ball

With new Coordinators, certain new and promising players, and some serious potential for real execution and formation changes i can understand a bit about why many of the practices are closed. I'm still frustrated about the spring scrimmage being on a Thursday which may be a question without an answ...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 3rd, 2020, 12:49 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Spring Ball
Replies: 39
Views: 3395

Re: Spring Ball

And due to scheduling the spring game on Thursday, it may as well be closed unless one lives in Cache Valley. I just don't have the extra four (4) hours to make the round trip for a game that formerly was on a more convenient day to plan for or schedule travel to.
by NavyBlueAggie
February 28th, 2020, 10:17 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Interview with RB signing John Gentry
Replies: 21
Views: 1320

Re: Interview with RB signing John Gentry

Wow. This guy is the real deal. This is probably the best interview from any of our recruits. Really excited to see what happens! Yes, excellent interview and review from both sides of the table !!!!!!!!! Probing questions and coherent responses.. this young man appears to have himself very togethe...
by NavyBlueAggie
February 27th, 2020, 5:36 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Interview with RB signing John Gentry
Replies: 21
Views: 1320

Re: Interview with RB signing John Gentry

Solid interview with a very promising player. Sounds like John has his head on straight and has experience at a number of positions. Impressed that the schools in the SEC and the U were so interested in John . Gary and his staff gave ihis recruiting a strong shot and they prevailed. I would trust t...
by NavyBlueAggie
February 27th, 2020, 9:21 am
Forum: The Quad
Topic: Predict the Score - 2/25 BB vs SJSU
Replies: 23
Views: 683

Re: Predict the Score - 2/25 BB vs SJSU

ViAggie wrote:
February 24th, 2020, 12:21 pm
We finally surpass the century mark

USU 102
San Joser 62
Not bad Vi,,, not bad at all. The first few minutes were brutal if you were a Spartan.
by NavyBlueAggie
February 27th, 2020, 9:16 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: New Bowl Game
Replies: 19
Views: 1739

Re: New Bowl Game

Craig Thompson needs to spend less time greasing his hair and more time advancing the cause of the Mountain West. Our bowl games suck a**s, our refs are a joke, the tv revenue is less than other g5 conferences, we play in crappy time slots, many of the conference members do not contribute ANYTHING ...
by NavyBlueAggie
February 24th, 2020, 12:21 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Neutral Football Games
Replies: 22
Views: 1903

Re: Neutral Football Games

It's hard enough to get fans to come to a home game, let alone travel 90 miles for one. I have done it for 45 years. .....but I guess I am special. ;) You and the others that make that trip are definitely a dedicated group. I appreciate you all my Aggie brothers! And many more AGGIES should be maki...