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June 5th, 2018, 8:12 am #1

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June 5th, 2018, 8:18 am #2

Lol
Live with egrets, not regrets.
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June 5th, 2018, 8:38 am #3

Fantastic
Being a Vol fan is great except for a few Saturdays in the fall.
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June 5th, 2018, 3:47 pm #4

awesome
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June 7th, 2018, 7:00 am #5

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June 7th, 2018, 8:46 am #6

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I just discovered that the Druid City brewery in Tuscaloosa is famous for their chalk drawings and they all have to do with Bama.  Some are pretty good but this one caught my attention as it proves even Bama fans think Finebaum is Saban's bitch:

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June 13th, 2018, 8:14 am #7

Might as well put this here.


Clemson comes out HOT and dictates the game from there.  
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June 13th, 2018, 10:20 am #8

Clemson comes out HOT and dictates the game from there.  
A good defense lets you do that.  Once they get a lead Venables does his thing and they chalk up another W.  
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June 15th, 2018, 6:27 am #9

brown dog wrote: Might as well put this here.


Clemson comes out HOT and dictates the game from there.  
Clemson fans like to bash KB's ability to throw the ball but look at these stats in the First half of games (I put it on Hale's tweet so you may have seen it already)

KB's first year as starter
271 183 67.5 1952 10 3 138.01
Tajh Boyd's First Year as Starter
271 157 57.9 1778 14 5 126.40
Add in that KB had 469 yards and another 7 TDs to Tajh's 147 and 2, KB had 2421 total yards and 17 TDs to Tajh's 1925 and 16 TDs. Everyone wants to compare him to DW4 but that is unfair.

Clemson jumped on teams early and then coasted. KB only threw for 895 yards in the 2nd half because he didnt need to throw much
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June 15th, 2018, 7:43 am #10

Time for my annual rant about defense.   Why do so many schools ignore it.  Clemson, as mentioned above, are champions now because of their defense.  Bama has remained consistently on top with mediocre qbs but amazing defenses.  UGA had a great rushing game for sure last season but that defense took them to the top game.  To me it just seems so obvious that to be a major player you need a top defense but schools in the Pac 12 and Big 12 just seem to miss that point. 
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June 15th, 2018, 9:25 am #11

defense is more about talent instead of x's and o's.  There is no spread or air raid to help a less talented team field a lethal defense.  Sure, coaching matters, but it can only do so much.

Tennessee for example doesn't have the talent right now,  Pruitt will scheme and coach as much as possible, but the Vols won't be able to shut many teams down like Bama does.
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June 15th, 2018, 9:32 am #12

For sure.  My hope is Pruitt is able over the next few years to get the players he needs to make his defense work.  
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June 15th, 2018, 9:51 am #13

DocVOLiday wrote: For sure.  My hope is Pruitt is able over the next few years to get the players he needs to make his defense work.  
I really think he will.  Is the Volnation patient enough to let him do it?
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June 15th, 2018, 10:11 am #14

I really think so.  This last coaching search was a disaster.  No one is eager to go through that again. 
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June 17th, 2018, 4:02 am #15

brown dog wrote: defense is more about talent instead of x's and o's.  There is no spread or air raid to help a less talented team field a lethal defense.  Sure, coaching matters, but it can only do so much.

Tennessee for example doesn't have the talent right now,  Pruitt will scheme and coach as much as possible, but the Vols won't be able to shut many teams down like Bama does.
Jimmys and Joes make the Xs and Os a lot easier

Still have to have a scheme and recruit players to execute it. Wish I could find the old Gary Patterson article where he talks about each position on his defense has a check list he uses in recruiting. He knows exactly the body type, athleticism, speed etc he needs to maximize his defense. It was an interesting article
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June 19th, 2018, 3:20 pm #16

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June 26th, 2018, 11:57 am #17

I've been out of town for a few days and have a couple saved up.



This financial aggression will not stand!  
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June 26th, 2018, 12:10 pm #18

25 european HS football players are touring camps.  This guy got a UF offer off of this video!



Europe is where colleges will find the diamond on the rough in the future.  btw, a lot of linemen that originally played BB.
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June 26th, 2018, 12:11 pm #19

btw, the group went to UF not long after UGA, but the kid above picked UVA.
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June 27th, 2018, 4:20 am #20

Europe makes sense.  Especially the Rugby guys, they are tough as nails.  Go to Europe for the bruisers and Australia for the kickers.  
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July 4th, 2018, 2:18 pm #21

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July 4th, 2018, 2:19 pm #22

It's his non throwing hand and a very minor break.  Should be good to go by first practice.
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July 5th, 2018, 5:43 am #23



It's really 4 teams at the top, a lot of teams hovering at .500, and a few teams at the bottom.  

Also, UT and Vandy have the same record.  That's insane.  
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July 5th, 2018, 8:05 am #24

Bad times to be a Tennessee fan.   I did talk last night for most of the night with my friend who is the CFO of the athletic department.  The take home I got was Pruitt is no nonsense and pushing the kids hard this summer.   He does not care if they quit he just wants the kids who are willing to put in the time.  A good start I think.  We may not have the most talent but we should be scrappy and well conditioned.  
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July 5th, 2018, 8:36 am #25

Not an unusual start to a tenure.

No idea if it will work for them or not.
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July 5th, 2018, 8:52 am #26

DocVOLiday wrote: Bad times to be a Tennessee fan.   I did talk last night for most of the night with my friend who is the CFO of the athletic department.  The take home I got was Pruitt is no nonsense and pushing the kids hard this summer.   He does not care if they quit he just wants the kids who are willing to put in the time.  A good start I think.  We may not have the most talent but we should be scrappy and well conditioned.  
I didn't intend to be a dick for pointing that out.  It was more of a WTF?  Everyone in that athletic department should be fired.  It takes effort for a school like Tennessee to have the same record as a school like Vandy.
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July 7th, 2018, 4:29 am #27

Throwing Butch under the bus...

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July 11th, 2018, 10:10 am #28

I thought firing Joker Phillips was dumb.
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July 12th, 2018, 6:22 am #29

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July 12th, 2018, 6:36 am #30

Ouch.  Funny, but ouch.
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July 12th, 2018, 7:00 am #31

This troll account is amazing! Some of the tweets he gets people upset about are hilarious. I just started following and he constantly fucks with people

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July 12th, 2018, 9:29 am #32

That guy is awesome.
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July 13th, 2018, 6:19 am #33



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July 13th, 2018, 8:18 am #34

Alabama: Heart of the South
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July 13th, 2018, 9:42 am #35

Kentuckytoo wrote:
#1 That’s not a tweet lol
#2 SC has exactly one win streak of 2 games or more in Muschamps lifetime
#3 Ohio State is 0-3 verse Clemson and 0-2 verse Dabo

But hey if you wanna ride SC coattails go ahead hahahaha
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July 13th, 2018, 10:05 am #36

What is it with Ohio State and Clemson?   That hatred goes back awhile.  We all know how Woody would handle this:
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July 13th, 2018, 10:07 am #37

nmerritt11 wrote:
Kentuckytoo wrote:
#1 That’s not a tweet lol
#2 SC has exactly one win streak of 2 games or more in Muschamps lifetime
#3 Ohio State is 0-3 verse Clemson and 0-2 verse Dabo

But hey if you wanna ride SC coattails go ahead hahahaha
but it was funny … and I would have to say Ohio State is 2-1 verse Clemson … Woody beat your all's ass 78 … lol 
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July 13th, 2018, 2:51 pm #38

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July 14th, 2018, 5:48 am #39

Little ole Renfrow! High school option Qb turned walk on WR

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July 14th, 2018, 1:02 pm #40

Damn.  That was a good run, but let's see it against a real team.
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July 14th, 2018, 1:15 pm #41

Merritt, you might enjoy this

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July 14th, 2018, 2:28 pm #42

brown dog wrote: Damn.  That was a good run, but let's see it against a real team.
The CFB Playoff TD receptions leader





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July 19th, 2018, 8:51 am #43

Next up for Dooley is shower hygiene....

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July 19th, 2018, 2:24 pm #44

This looked like the best thread to put these on … I hope you enjoy them ....


College football 2018: 50 tweets we guarantee you'll see Week 1
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We're getting closer to that first college football¬†Saturday of the 2018 season ‚ÄĒ just 50 days until that first (full) Saturday, when everyone takes the field.

That weekend is jam-packed with great football games, beginning two nights earlier on the first Thursday. Yeah, there's football on Week 0, but the season really kicks into game on the weekend of Sept. 1.

And with college football ‚ÄĒ particularly in the first week of the season ‚ÄĒ comes¬†overreactions. That said, here are 50 tweets we guarantee¬†you'll see on that opening weekend.

Which ones did we nail? Which ones did we miss? Tweet at @BillBender92 and let him know.

Thursday games

1. McKenzie Milton another TD against UConn. McKenzie for Heisman! #UCF 
2. UCF, back-to-back national champs (repeat as needed)
3. Jimbo Fisher undefeated at A&M. Bring it Clemson. #GigEm
4. Northwestern-Purdue going to OT, and I'm here for it. What a Big Ten opener!
Friday games
5. Bryce Love for Heisman (repeat three times)
6. Jonathan Taylor for Heisman (repeat three times)
7. Yep, Sparty's defense is nasty again. #SpartanDawgs #Victory4MSU
Saturday games
8. We're coming … to your CITAAAYYYY. #GameDay
9. Jake Bentley looks ready for Georgia. Upset alert in Week 2?

Ohio State vs. Oregon State 

10. J.T. who? Dwayne Haskins for Heisman #GoBucks (repeat three times)
11. J.K. Dobbins for Heisman #GoBucks (repeat three times)
12. The Heisman comes down to Haskins vs. Dobbins (repeat depending on who scores)
13. Ohio State, 2018 national champs #GoBucks (repeat as needed)

Texas vs. Maryland 

14. Texas gonna lose to Maryland again? (after first quarter)
15. Texas, 2018 national champs #HookEm (after game) 

Oklahoma vs. FAU 

16. Set the O/U on this OU-FAU game at 100 (after first quarter)
17. Baker who? Kyler Murray for Heisman. #BoomerSooner
18. I don't care what Sporting News says, IMO Kyler Murray hanging up glove
Clemson vs. Furman
19. Clemson has like 100 sacks against Furman (repeat after every sack)
20. Trevor Lawrence a future No. 1 pick (after first pass) 

Penn State vs. Appalachian State 

21. App State gonna pull another upset? (repeat as necessary in first quarter)
22. Penn State's offense, still loaded. McSorley looks great. #WeAre

Auburn vs. Washington 

23. Loser of this Auburn-Washington game is done (repeat as necessary)
24. Chris Petersen should definitely go for two here (use in final two minutes)
25. The Pac-12 is back!!!! (substitute ‚ÄúThe Pac-12 is done!‚ÄĚ in case of loss)¬†

West Virginia vs. Tennessee 

26. This Tennessee-WVU¬†game is lit ‚ÄĒ and not just in the parking lot (use any time after 8 a.m.)
27. Will Grier for Heisman, WVU a Playoff team (repeat as needed)
28. Jeremy Pruitt is still U-T's guy (don't count on it, but that's what it should say)
29. Mike Leach should have taken U-T job. Upset alert at Wyoming?
Georgia vs. Austin Peay
30. Jake Fromm looks rusty. Justin Fields warming up? (after every incomplete pass)
31. All Kirby Smart does is reload #UGA

Michigan vs. Notre Dame 

32. Shea Patterson is the real deal. Michigan is back #GoBlue (after first pass)
33. Patterson is a flop. Harbaugh can't coach QBs (after first incompletion)
34. Michigan, 2018 national champions #GoBlue (substitute Michigan with "Notre Dame" and #GoBlue with #GoIrish if they win)
35. BK should be fired. Enough is enough. (substitute BK with 'Harbaugh' if they lose)) 

Coach of the Year predictions 

36. Chip Kelly = Coach of the Year (after every UCLA score)
37. Scott Frost = Coach of the Year (after every Nebraska score)

Alabama vs. Louisville 

38. Tua Tagovailoa for Heisman (after every Alabama offensive play)
39. Run the damn ball, Locksley. #RTR (after every Alabama incompletion)
40. Bring back Lane (after every Alabama punt)
41. Lamar who? Jawon Pass can play. #PumaPass
42. Alabama, back-to-back national champs #RollTide (repeat as needed)
Late-game tweets
43. Kevin Sumlin + Khalil Tate = Pac-12 South champions #BearDown
44. Navy-Hawaii just kicked off. Who's coming with me? (Tweet at 11 p.m. ET) 

LSU vs. Miami

45. Joe Burrow = missing piece. Geaux Tigers!
46. #TurnoverChain #TheU
47. Ed Orgeron on the hot seat? (substitute with "best challenger for Saban" if LSU wins) 

FSU vs. Virginia Tech 

48. This FSU-VT game is going to OT, and I'm here for it. What an ACC opener (repeat as needed)
49. #FSUkickers (could go either way)
Obligatory Playoff tweet
50. Who are your four Playoff teams? (repeat all weekend)


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July 20th, 2018, 6:47 am #45

45. Joe Burrow = missing piece. Geaux Tigers!


I love this one ...
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July 20th, 2018, 7:48 am #46

I did not realize LSU started with Miami.  A loss there and Coach O is in serious trouble. 
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July 23rd, 2018, 12:21 pm #47

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July 23rd, 2018, 12:24 pm #48

Let's give Pruitt a little credit.  He walked into an absolute dumpster fire.  To be at #13 right now is not shabby.  
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July 24th, 2018, 5:08 am #49

DocVOLiday wrote: Let's give Pruitt a little credit.  He walked into an absolute dumpster fire.  To be at #13 right now is not shabby.  
Pruitt is a machine on the trail...he will always recruit well and there is new energy in Knoxville to go with their facilities
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July 24th, 2018, 9:14 am #50

DocVOLiday wrote: Let's give Pruitt a little credit.  He walked into an absolute dumpster fire.  To be at #13 right now is not shabby.  
Also he is a solid coach so he will get as much as possible out of the players on the defensive side.
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