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Haters gonna hate
3 time POTW, member since 2006, MLWTI: 4-3
HAHA You mad? You took the bait.
This u mad comments after big wins make no sense. It would be like asking you if " u mad" after a big Wake Forest win.
I read his post and that was what I thought.
No I was busting Irish's shit because he took the bait. Im not a homer but I will go ahead and say it. This ND team is a little better than the team we beat in the Chumps bowl but so is FSU blah blah we got beat by NC State, but you cant tell me ND got that much better. The Wake shit is comical though. We could get beat by them on any given night but FSU could do the same to Notre Dame. Congrats on the win, Bama would crush you
Notre Dame has gotten that much better. Fact. Proof is there.
I'm an Alabama fan. Alabama went 7-6 in 2007 and 12-2 in 2008. I can tell you that a team can improve by leaps and bounds in 1 season.
It all comes down to turnovers. ND was like -11 in turnovers in the games they lost last year. Cut those in half and there are 2-3 more wins. Last year was a 10 win team that found a way to be an 8 win team. Theyve allowed 5 rushing TDs in the last year and a half. They are legit.
BTW, Bama would crush FSU by at least 4 scores.
Here is your answer...OU's losses have come to 2 top 4 teams. If my team had 2 losses, I would hope it would come to 2 of the current top 4 teams in the nation. OU is a good team, as is ND, both have work to do still.
I said at the beginning of the year that Notre Dame was going to be a lot better than most people thought. Right now, I think they're the second best team in the nation. I don't buy K-State's legitimacy as they play in a conference that doesn't play defense, and Oregon is typically exposed by tougher defenses (Bama would kill them). Frankly, I'd like to see a Notre Dame/Alabama NC game. I think ND has a great chance at going undefeated and with the great recruiting they've done, they might have enough talent to make an NC game vs. Bama interesting. Just my thoughts. This is also coming from a guy who hates Notre Dame.
Good post. I was actually about to say that Notre Dame reminds me a lot of Bama's 2008 team. Very good in the trenches, and although maybe lacking a little fire power, they have guys that make big plays when they're needed.
Notre Dame is legit. If any 3 of Bama, ND, Oregon, and Kansas St go undefeated, I still think ND gets in. Just don't see the pollsters leaving them out. The hype (not undeserved) is just beginning, IMO.
Also, if K St loses and another offensive player like AJ, Barner, DAT, or someone like doesn't come out and do something amazing on a big stage, T'eo could end up with the Heisman as well.
agree with you and stache.
nd fumbled away a few games last year...usf, usc come to mind (14 point turn arounds)
um just lucked out against nd.
they resembled more of a 10 win team...move to this year, great d and running game, great turnover margin.
bama 07 lost every game by 7 points or less, so 2008 was not too far fetched because of the talent infusion and experience.
looks like i'll have to watch nd a little closer this season.
OU is just terrible.
Kansas State beat...
There is 3 right there. They still have Oklahoma State and Texas left, and they are both currently ranked.
Teams normally don't start being bad until AFTER Notre Dame kicks their ass, thus Notre Dame can't ever be good.
Vegas had OU as 12 point favorites, with most lines opening up around 10. Evidently, the people out there don't know what they're doing and OU just really isn't that good. The whole world, from the Booyah Network and their ignorant minions, to Sin City and back again were completely wrong.
All that can be done next is to break a foot off in Pitt's ass. It will have to suffice.
I think Texas could be a very interesting game for KState. It could be for a BCS for UT and it would give Texas a chance to make a statement after what, which up until that point, has to be considered a disappointing season.
Hate to tell ya this, but OU would beat Michigan..What's up with Denard?
Dunno bout dat
What Texas team have you seen so far this year to get this idea?
apparently not the one the rest of the country has seen
OU would dominate Michigan...that I am sure of. Is there any way the two of them could meet in a bowl?
so is Denard expected back this week? You guys need to win the B10 for us..
Think he meant Texans...
Yeah, sure. Don't know, and don't care
Oklahoma wouldn't beat us.
Hell, you guys barely did.
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