NFR Congrate's to the Cougs

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by freestoneangler, Nov 23, 2012.

  1. freestoneangler Not to be confused with Freestone

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    What a great game and fitting ending. A home team, whose season has been a nightmare and seemingly always playing second-fiddle to their cross state rivals. From one state college fan to the Coug's on the forum, PARTY HARD!
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  2. GAT Active Member

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    I'm not too optimistic about the Beavers managing to beat the Ducks tomorrow... even if the game is in Corvallis. Whatever happens, it's going to be a wet one. Glad it's on TV.

    Congrats Cougs.
  3. Kaiserman content

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    My wife is a Coug grad and is pretty happy. Vegas lost some money today with that game :D
  4. freestoneangler Not to be confused with Freestone

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    I'm hoping like hell the Beavers can pull it off...the team that Nike built getting beat two weeks in a row...pandemonium :D
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  5. Steve Saville Active Member

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    Makes suffering through the last 8 losses all worthwhile. My Husky friends have been nearly unbarable this year. It's great to be a Coug but especially right now!
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  6. Jason Decker Active Member

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    i'm no coug or dawg (i'm a pirate) but I really hope in his post game presser, Leach calls Sark his "new" fat little girlfriend
  7. zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    It's tough being a Husky fan over here in Cougarland.
  8. Kaiserman content

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    I cheer for any Pac 12 team that has a shot at the title game, and against every SEC team. Nothing against the teams really, just the system that puts those teams ahead from the start. Even with the "playoff" system next year (if you can call it that), it still sucks. SEC has won the last 6 title games. Wow, what a surprise when you lose at home and drop from 1st to 4th like Alabama did. That 60 minutes episode last week told it all....it's all about the $$$.

    Go Ducks - If Alabama, Georgia, Florida and ND lose. Not asking for much am I ?
  9. Cruik Active Member

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    If you have an issue with college football being all about the dollars, why would you ever root for Oregon? I understand some of those SEC teams are run like corporations and don't capture the essence of what collegiate sportsmanship should be, but Oregon's inappropriate relationship with Nike takes it to a whole new level. Enticing recruits by telling them that they can work with Nike to design their own shoes? Are you kidding me? Not to mention the recruiting violations. I would root for any NCAA team before Oregon.
  10. GAT Active Member

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    Well, normally I route for the Beavs, then the Ducks (both from Oregon) then anyone from the Pac 12.

    Cruik makes a good point about Nike. The Ducks must have a huge warehouse someplace in Eugene to house all the different uniforms, shoes and helmets. I swear, they wear a different uniform for every game. Sheeesh. That's a little over-kill from Nike. (some of the uniforms are downright ridiculous)
  11. Mike Active Member

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    I am a Buffalo living in a household with a Cougar and 2 Huskys. So it has been a great year of Pac 12 Football. Nobody can really gloat, but we all got an important win.

    But good for the Cougs, they deserved a break, especially one from the UW.
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    Fancy shoes and neat jerseys don't get you ranked in the top five. Get rid of the BCS (Bull Crap Series) and put in a true playoff system, that's all my point is.

    You don't think I'm well aware of the misgivings in Oregon? You'd have to be brain dead not to know about it. East coast bias is even talked about by east coast people when it comes to rankings. Their response, "Get over it." I say, let's have a playoff. That seems to scare the crap out of the SEC.
  13. Ed Call Mumbling Moderator

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  14. underachiever !

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    Thanks for this post, now we can easily identify any bitter dawg fan.
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  15. Ed Call Mumbling Moderator

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    Irish logo.jpg

    Still work to be done...in the Pac-12 tomorrow.
  16. Chris Johnson Member: Native Fish Society

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    From a life long fan of the Huskies, congratulations WSU. They controlled the line of scrimmage for most of the game, and played with more want to. A tip of the hat to ya Mr. Leach. If USC beats ND tomorrow, I'll feel a little better.
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  17. wichaka Active Member

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  18. David Loy Senior Moment

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    I'm not the consummate fan you all are but I'm with DK 100%. EC media
    bias is revolting.
  19. freestoneangler Not to be confused with Freestone

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    The world is right once again!!!!
  20. Spencer Woods Member

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    Die Hard Coug! Class of 98! Finally have the coordination to open my laptop and type something after last nights party! It wasn't nearly as easy to wake up as it use to be. Man oh man........