Black Stripes

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YTOWNBUCKI's picture

They haven't done what is necessary to have them removed.

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LouBuck35's picture

I don't remember how it's gone in years past, but this is a bit concerning, no?

I want a fall Saturday in Ohio Stadium..

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YTOWNBUCKI's picture

Since they started this I don't think all frosh have had black stripes removed by mid season.  I could be wrong though.

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bucknut1994's picture

Eli Apple didn't get his removed until Spring Practice the following season

#94Ways

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FlyerBuckeye's picture

I think that may have been a case of de-recruiting him, but still is a good thing to think about.

Beat Michigan.

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LouBuck35's picture

I attempting a site search to see when frosh lost stripes but only found a lot of posts from around camp times each year, nothing really noted once the season started.

I want a fall Saturday in Ohio Stadium..

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Seattle Linga's picture

Everything I have read - YTown's comment is SPOT ON.

It's not a rivalry .............. it's a wreckoning.

Seattle Sounders 2019 MLS Champions

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Calgarybuck's picture

I think it personally has to deal with the depth ahead of them...So many good players ahead of you it's hard to shine when your a baby faced freshman

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Zonabuck's picture

They don't all lose them Freshman year, either, and it's not just about earning PT.  They lose them when they meet the requirements. 

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SCARLETAND GREY SINCE 1975's picture

just wondering .............................. who holds the record for not removing THE black stripe?????? sophomore season or longer ???

I feel the need...........the need for speed !!!!!

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YTOWNBUCKI's picture

Someone may have left theirs at the Grown N Sexy Lounge.

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Icouldnotgofor3's picture

ISWYDT...........

Saban on a cart eating cold pizza

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BuckeyeVet's picture

I've still got mine......and I'm in my 50's.......

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JohnnyKozmo's picture

A NC raises expectations everywhere, including what the coaches expect out of the players.  What won a NC last year isn't good enough this year, and that's the way it should be.  

You're too stupid to have a good time. -Dalton

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rugby15's picture

Exactly, Complacency is the enemy of success! each year should be harder to lose the stripe

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rkylet83's picture

I'd want to get my stripe removed before Sherman does...that would be embarrassing

 

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