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avail31678


Member since 06 March 2012 | Blog

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  • SPORTS MOMENT: 2002 National Championship team is a no-brainer...I'll go with Evan Turner's last second, near-half court shot as time expires to beat TSUN in the BIG tourny. Unbelievable, and I loved Thad Matta giving TTUN's coach an earful - rumored to be in regards to him not voting for Turner as player of the year.
  • COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYER: Braxton Miller, but other Buckeyes are fast approaching..
  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL PLAYER: Aaron Craft
  • NFL TEAM: Brownies
  • NHL TEAM: Blue Jackets, I guess?
  • NBA TEAM: Cavs
  • MLB TEAM: Indians

Recent Activity

Comment 05 Feb 2016

They talk a lot in past tense as well.  #championsofthe1800s

Comment 04 Feb 2016

Jamel Dean was offered a medical hardship as a freshman.  I think medical hardship is different than a medical redshirt (one year, and can be requested AFTER eligibility like Devin Gardner did).  And a medical hardship allows for a school to honor a scholarship based on medical ineligibility, and it doesn't count towards the 85.  But I could be wrong.

Comment 03 Feb 2016

True, but he's never said "I'm going to force the issue."  And we've not had 45(!) freshman on the roster under Urban.  

If you accept that next year is likely a rebuilding year (but maybe not), then you want a ton of experience going into 2017 and playing as many freshman as possible helps that cause.

Comment 03 Feb 2016

I'll have to see that one!

Comment 03 Feb 2016

Bama has as many spots left as they want, 'cause gray shirts.

Comment 01 Feb 2016

I think Robin Williams has to be considered as well.  Similar to Tom Hanks - super funny but also did the serious roles great as well.  

Comment 01 Feb 2016

Love Cuba Gooding

Comment 01 Feb 2016

Denzel, Tom Hanks, and Morgan Freeman are on mine for sure.  

Seriously, Tom Hanks went from super funny to super serious and nailed them all.  He might be my fav