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by AGinNEIowa
January 12th, 2022, 9:21 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Just a funny "Aggie" story
Replies: 41
Views: 2228

Re: Just a funny "Aggie" story

I told this story a while back but it still works for the author of this post: After Utah finished 2nd in the NCAA back about 20 year ago, I was flying home from the east coast and had a Utah State shirt on. A guy on the plane looks over at me and says, "Great job finishing second in the Dance." To...
by AGinNEIowa
January 11th, 2022, 8:35 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Natty
Replies: 32
Views: 1942

Re: Natty

I love tough defensive! ESPN just said 'bama had 20 plays in UGA territory and gained 37 yards, 4 times in the redzone with only one TD. I agree. It was like old school (10 years ago 😁) sec football. On a side note and nothing related to your comment…great sportsmanship by both here. A coach in mor...
by AGinNEIowa
January 11th, 2022, 5:56 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Natty
Replies: 32
Views: 1942

Re: Natty

I love tough defensive!
ESPN just said 'bama had 20 plays in UGA territory and gained 37 yards, 4 times in the redzone with only one TD.
by AGinNEIowa
January 11th, 2022, 5:46 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM

isrred is the Bowl Pick'em winner with 25 correct picks out of the 37 games with a very strong finish - he got the last 7 games and 9 of the last 10 correct to get the win by Tiebreaker. AngusAg and sam tingey were also tied for first. The 7-game tiebreaker came in at 374 points - isrred had picked...
by AGinNEIowa
January 9th, 2022, 3:17 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: USU Basketball
Replies: 69
Views: 4039

Re: USU Basketball

Prime is not close to the top ten of most annoying commenters on this board... Yes I have a list, no I am not going to share it. Challenge accepted! Or maybe already achieved? Okay okay here is the list: 1. Aggies 22(know it all) 2. Tania (claims to know half the football team, doubtful) 3.treesap(...
by AGinNEIowa
January 8th, 2022, 10:20 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: The waved off half court shot
Replies: 18
Views: 1380

Re: The waved off half court shot

If I was made basketball god first a day and could make 4 changes to basketball, they would be: 1- shot clock in high school 2- inbound basketball at half court after time out (like NBA) in college. 3- can’t call timeout after made shot 4- extra foul provided for each player when game goes to over-...
by AGinNEIowa
January 8th, 2022, 9:33 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Scoreboard watching (which is always more fun after a win)
Replies: 2
Views: 379

Re: Scoreboard watching (which is always more fun after a win)

11-ranked Iowa State hasn't won a B12 game on the road since (I believe) 2019 -something like 0-18 now...
by AGinNEIowa
January 8th, 2022, 9:19 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Some stats to review - each worthy of a post perhaps
Replies: 1
Views: 235

Re: Some stats to review - each worthy of a post perhaps

The 2nd half aggressive 1-3-1 defense was executed so well
by AGinNEIowa
January 8th, 2022, 8:00 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Rescheduling
Replies: 51
Views: 3342

Re: Rescheduling

Let me vouch for this. I got my Czech passport through these guys and it came in less than two days. Four star rating for me. Keep up the good work. What would you have needed to see in order to give them a five star rating? The Czech girl in the ad. I feel like it was a bit of a bait and switch. T...
by AGinNEIowa
January 4th, 2022, 6:24 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Rescheduling
Replies: 51
Views: 3342

Re: Rescheduling

WCC and MVC teams were able to figure something out. This should be a good game https://twitter.com/MattNorlander/status/1478204308944572416 While that's cool, that's not the game that should be scheduled. At this point in the season, all efforts should be made to get teams their full conference sl...
by AGinNEIowa
January 3rd, 2022, 8:46 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Rescheduling
Replies: 51
Views: 3342

Re: Rescheduling

WCC and MVC teams were able to figure something out. This should be a good game

by AGinNEIowa
January 2nd, 2022, 5:12 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: For Those Who Value Punters + pic of LA Bowl Ring
Replies: 30
Views: 2627

Re: For Those Who Value Punters

Love it! Thanks for posting.
I'd love to see him run one or two next year!
by AGinNEIowa
January 2nd, 2022, 4:54 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Senior Bowl
Replies: 19
Views: 2523

Re: Senior Bowl

it's got to be late enough in the season for the nfl teams to be able to scout practices and not have game preparations to conflict- they have nfl coaches for that game?
by AGinNEIowa
January 2nd, 2022, 2:49 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Ewets
Replies: 88
Views: 6331

Re: Ewets

OSU was missing 24 scholarship players and many starters. Pretty sad for utah to still lose. ^^^^ Do you have a link? I'm not doubting you but it would be helpful in the office this week. LOL. "Down 24 players for a variety of reasons including opt-outs and injuries, Ohio State quarterback C.J. Str...
by AGinNEIowa
January 1st, 2022, 10:43 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM

@sam tingey back on top with 2 games to go.
@BearLakeMonster @isrred @AngusAg @OKAggie are all one game behind


Remember to make your pick for the final game - bama vs uga - deadline is 6pm Monday Jan 10th
by AGinNEIowa
January 1st, 2022, 3:29 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM

sam tingey wrote:
January 1st, 2022, 2:38 pm
stupid iowa. I needed that one
I agree that Iowa (and IState) are stupid

You're still in the lead even with the hawks' loss
by AGinNEIowa
December 31st, 2021, 3:33 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: The 2020 debacle being behind us
Replies: 14
Views: 1081

Re: The 2020 debacle being behind us

I thought I was in after beating AF - assuming WS was trash. then after terrible home performances against bs and by I wasn't all in anymore. I voted after the SDSU beatdown. Very much excited for 2022 season- I have commitment from the wife to head to 'bama for labor day weekend we'll see you ther...
by AGinNEIowa
December 31st, 2021, 10:11 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: The 2020 debacle being behind us
Replies: 14
Views: 1081

Re: The 2020 debacle being behind us

I thought I was in after beating AF - assuming WS was trash.
then after terrible home performances against bs and by I wasn't all in anymore.
I voted after the SDSU beatdown.
Very much excited for 2022 season- I have commitment from the wife to head to 'bama for labor day weekend
by AGinNEIowa
December 30th, 2021, 9:10 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM

Parelkid wrote:
December 30th, 2021, 9:04 pm
SEC is 1-5 in bowl games so far.

Group of 5 is 5-0 vs Power 5 in bowl games so far.

Anyone wanna check me on these?
Standings are updated - see post above

Also, I've added the current conference standings as I see it. I don't compare G5 vs P5 games, but I've heard your stat elsewhere
by AGinNEIowa
December 29th, 2021, 4:20 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Graphic showing conference wins over period
Replies: 2
Views: 672

Re: Graphic showing conference wins over period

who is Todd Jones?
he does similar stuff on Twitter.
by AGinNEIowa
December 29th, 2021, 5:57 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM

21 games played - new standings in this thread above
by AGinNEIowa
December 28th, 2021, 6:24 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Bowl System Still Broken
Replies: 34
Views: 1795

Re: Bowl System Still Broken

Bowl system isn't broken - it's the system to determine the FBS Champion that's broken. Actually, I don't think that's even "broken" because it never really had a reasonable system to begin with.
by AGinNEIowa
December 28th, 2021, 6:19 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Fundraiser for Cash Gilliam’s mom
Replies: 18
Views: 1665

Re: Fundraiser for Cash Gilliam’s mom

In fairness, there is a cost associated with processing credit card transactions, and running the platform that gets as much traffic as go fund me, the fact they’re only charging 2.9 percent is pretty remarkable. I’d caution folks using Venmo for a few reasons: 1) it is very easy for someone to cre...
by AGinNEIowa
December 27th, 2021, 10:50 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Fundraiser for Cash Gilliam’s mom
Replies: 18
Views: 1665

Re: Fundraiser for Cash Gilliam’s mom

I sent some to the Twitter-posted Venmo -
how much does gofundme take from these types of crowd-funding?
by AGinNEIowa
December 27th, 2021, 10:46 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Sun Bowl Anyone?
Replies: 12
Views: 1322

Re: Sun Bowl Anyone?

https://i.postimg.cc/TL8qvG0P/Screenshot-20211227-072435.png Participation trophies for the losers. odd that the NCAA was willing to give ybu a waiver in 2020 to play two bowl games because of covid, but isn't willing to consider UTEP in a hometown bowl game in their own damn stadium because of... ...
by AGinNEIowa
December 25th, 2021, 6:06 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: MWC OOC
Replies: 29
Views: 3009

Re: MWC OOC

Hard to say with the Pack..Should be a tough out at home though..They have really stepped up on defense but don't get much scoring outside of the big 4.. Sherfield and Cambridge have been more efficient shooters so far..Washington has added some shot blocking to his rim protection and Baker has bee...
by AGinNEIowa
December 24th, 2021, 3:07 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM

What do we do about Gator Bowl now that Rutgers plays, not TAMU? Not sure what to do.... I looked at my other pool which is run through pooltracker.com - they're counting it as cancelled. Games with different matchups Any games that only have 1 of the original teams will be considered a canceled ga...
by AGinNEIowa
December 21st, 2021, 8:03 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: I can't believe we lost to Wyoming
Replies: 34
Views: 1614

Re: I can't believe we lost to Wyoming

WAAggie wrote:
December 21st, 2021, 7:03 pm
1 game. Drove to WSU game. Beginning of the great season.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
I hope you're planning on driving to Tuscaloosa!
by AGinNEIowa
December 21st, 2021, 7:55 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Prokick Australia Changed Punting, And Football
Replies: 10
Views: 569

Re: Prokick Australia Changed Punting, And Football

Very interesting read. I love Australian football, and wish we had more access to it in the states. I've wondered if coaches will ever take advantage of the other things that Aussie football affords, namely the ability to run and take a hit as well as receiving. Would be fun to see some Aussie styl...
by AGinNEIowa
December 21st, 2021, 7:47 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM

AngusAg wrote:
December 21st, 2021, 4:05 pm
Man, my picks suck
well, after the potato bowl,, you're one ahead of me
by AGinNEIowa
December 20th, 2021, 8:39 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: FAREWELL…
Replies: 38
Views: 2931

Re: FAREWELL…

Hey Princess T - we are going to miss your insights. Best of luck to you and to Jordan!
by AGinNEIowa
December 20th, 2021, 8:35 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: How About “What About Bob’s” own Bill Murray
Replies: 28
Views: 2663

Re: How About “What About Bob’s” own Bill Murray

I can't believe people are complaining about the Kimmel impact. I thought it was all so great- the camel mascot, the puke, the urinal cakes, the t-shirt cannon, even the booth chat. It added another level of interest and some great laughs to the game.
by AGinNEIowa
December 20th, 2021, 8:32 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: 2021 BOWL PICK'EM

Current Standings, after 21 bowls
by AGinNEIowa
December 20th, 2021, 8:11 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Neutral Site Games
Replies: 15
Views: 703

Re: Neutral Site Games

I was shocked to see that the game was sold out with Iowa Fans. And it looks like Sioux Falls is a good 5.5 hours driving distance from Iowa City. So either they have die hard fans who travel really well, or most people in that part of the state are Iowa fans who were delighted to have a game near ...