Facts, Not Fiction

 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Atticus

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4
Search: Search took 0.05 seconds; generated 33 minute(s) ago.
  1. Replies
    623
    Views
    22,112

    For playing primarily in the SECW, ya gotta love...

    For playing primarily in the SECW, ya gotta love these two stats:

    1. 44/6 - TD/Interception ratio
    2. 78% completion %-age
  2. So now that VL is now in Virginia, that should...

    So now that VL is now in Virginia, that should clear up the TT conflict-of-interest issues. Will he have no more responsibilities for WC21 (other than as USATF Prez)? Who is the LOC honcho?
  3. Replies
    33
    Views
    410

    I'm OK with the BS call, but he would have been...

    I'm OK with the BS call, but he would have been THE dominant VB HS star, just because no one could have blocked him and he could have blocked them.
  4. Replies
    33
    Views
    410

    Concur, Jim and Neon were better dual sport and...

    Concur, Jim and Neon were better dual sport and Bo was best all-around (as noted he was also a state decathlon champ).
  5. Replies
    33
    Views
    410

    Nor Marion.

    Nor Marion.
  6. Replies
    20
    Views
    208

    I feel like I'm in a Monty Python skit . . .

    I feel like I'm in a Monty Python skit . . .
  7. That's a thing? CAS can tell a national body how...

    That's a thing? CAS can tell a national body how to run its organization? I like the outcome, but seems like an overreach. I thought CAS just adjudicated competition appeals.

    edit - just read the...
  8. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,116

    He had a small distraction, a side-hustle that...

    He had a small distraction, a side-hustle that kept his attention elsewhere.
  9. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,116

    Breaking the bat over his head in frustration is...

    Breaking the bat over his head in frustration is all I need to know.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHsAjzPVKJE

    or maybe running horizontally on the wall . . .
    ...
  10. Replies
    20
    Views
    208

    Ha! Great defense.

    Ha! Great defense.
  11. Replies
    20
    Views
    208

    Wow, that would absolutely NOT fly today. Just...

    Wow, that would absolutely NOT fly today. Just the appearance of sporting malfeasance would bring out the Cancel Culture Police!
    I would also assume it was just a lark, but that just wouldn't cut...
  12. Replies
    20
    Views
    208

    May I assume they were permanently banned from...

    May I assume they were permanently banned from the sport for that?!
    At least Pete Rose had the good sense to bet on his own team.
  13. Replies
    623
    Views
    22,112

    Oh. Clemson has the LEAST chance of losing, so...

    Oh.
    Clemson has the LEAST chance of losing, so they ARE in.
    OhSt will handle Wisc, but LSU could be upset by Ga (but they won't be).
    So we're right back where we were. :)
  14. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,116

    My GOATS (all sports) 1. Bo 2. Jim 3. Neon

    My GOATS (all sports)

    1. Bo
    2. Jim
    3. Neon
  15. Replies
    623
    Views
    22,112

    my Englais not so bono - what means, "are only...

    my Englais not so bono - what means, "are only playing for seeding. I think that may be true for Ohio State and LSU, but I'm not sure about Clemson."?
    My feeble mind interprets that to mean that...
  16. Thread: Current movies

    by Atticus
    Replies
    35
    Views
    726

    I know quite a few Scots and Irish who need that...

    I know quite a few Scots and Irish who need that class!
  17. Replies
    623
    Views
    22,112

    You think that Virginia will beat 4-TD fave...

    You think that Virginia will beat 4-TD fave Clemson?!
  18. Replies
    33
    Views
    410

    When a student contradicts me, and I have proof...

    When a student contradicts me, and I have proof that I'm right (NOT that I always am!), I always stand up and say, "I stand corrected!", and then I sit down and say, "but now that I'm sitting, I can...
  19. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,116

    I fear that Hayes at his 1964 best wouldn't be...

    I fear that Hayes at his 1964 best wouldn't be good enough, but had he been born at the same time as Bolt, the advancements in training now would absolutely put him at a par with Bolt. If he had the...
  20. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,116

    I agree with your assessment in large, but...

    I agree with your assessment in large, but Holliday was a legit well-trained track sprinter.
  21. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,116

    Bo knows that if Bo had trained to just be a...

    Bo knows that if Bo had trained to just be a sprinter, he (and Neon) woulda been contendas.
  22. Replies
    321
    Views
    19,116

    They were thinking 'quickness', which is a...

    They were thinking 'quickness', which is a football thing. For actual speed, there was no match.
    I was watching highlights of C McCaffrey the other day. He's tearing up the NFL with his quicks, but...
  23. Replies
    33
    Views
    410

    Oh yes, he definitely did. I remember watching...

    Oh yes, he definitely did. I remember watching clips of his roof-blocks.

    https://www.worldofvolley.com/Latest_news/USA/78408/professional-volleyball-league-in-usa-wilt-chamberlain.html
  24. Replies
    623
    Views
    22,112

    That definitely comes from his need for his...

    That definitely comes from his need for his players to be totally invested in the TEAM, and not be distracted by $$$. While I'm all for paying players a stipend on top of their scholarships, that...
  25. Replies
    4
    Views
    84

    OK, that makes sense.

    OK, that makes sense.
Results 1 to 25 of 498
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4