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Comment 4 hours ago

It's nice to have some quality depth at QB.  So much so, I'm not worried if OSU can't land a QB in this class.  Sure, it's better to get a top QB in every class but it's not like Bauserman or Boeckman are next in line.  Not even including the 3 amigos at the top, Collier, Burrow and Gibson waiting in the wings gives me quite a bit of comfort.   Go Bucks!!!

Comment 22 Mar 2015

They have another de facto home game against three-seed Oklahoma in the round of 32, which has prompted grumbling

I don't know the reason Dayton is being criticized by playing in Columbus.  Look at the distance between Lexington and Cincinnati and Louisville...and I'm sure a lot of other teams are playing within 100 or so miles from home.

To the point, I like Matta but something has been amiss in the program and imho it's somewhere to be found in a lack of quality depth, player development and/or recruiting evaluation.  Go Bucks!!!  

Comment 19 Mar 2015

Should clarify that, with prevailing head/tailwinds, at that distance, the actual miles would be the same but heading west to Sydney will add about an hour...on average. 

Comment 19 Mar 2015

The current longest non-stop flight is DFW to Sydney (not Sydney to DFW) on a Qantas A380....at almost 17 hours.

My longest flight was  Atlanta to Seoul...15 hours.  Of course, if you can get a Herc at the APOD, it takes about 24 hours to get from CONUS to a FOB in Afghanistan.  Anybody ever take the rotator out of Manas and had to head east to top off in Almaty before heading back west toward Europe?  That takes a while.  Retiring in 10 days from active duty and am damn glad I'm not ever going back to the AOR.   

Comment 17 Mar 2015

Only perk to living in Colorado (no, I'm not a dope smoker [military] or skier [surgically repaired ankle/back]) are the Pueblo chilies (Anaheim and "Pueblo") and the great chili verde that I can make with them.  You can keep that Cincinnati "chili"

Obvious bonus fact: It just so happens to be St Patty's Day on the day I'm promoting green chili.

Comment 16 Mar 2015

Wow!  Thanks for remembering the over/under from those earlier contests.  I was simply referring to my gut feeling that this year would lead to another early/first weekend loss.  So, yeah, it does feel like that...to me.

As an alum, I hope they win the whole thing but my realistic view is that they'll go home early.  Thanks.