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Hovenaut's picture

I don't know why, but I like it.

¡Ándele!

I'm not around that much, running exhausted and lost...

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GareBear's picture

Haha yeah that is actually pretty funny. 

Have to try not to think about it too much, or I'll end up arguing that it is just further emboldening that Tide air of superiority.

"Because I couldn't go for three." - Woody Hayes

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aboynamedtracy's picture

Celebrity endorsements are coming in apparently: @steakNstiffarms making an appearance in that article.

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Knarcisi's picture

Don’t inflate their egos any more. 

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Seattle Linga's picture

Don’t inflate their egos any more.

Or else we'll have to create their own day of the week we should avoid. 

Go get'em Cal Poppy - we are behind you !!

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

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Grisle's picture

It make their downfall all the more enjoyable when Saban finally hangs it up.

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iowabuckeyes's picture

99.6% of Alabamans are now in favor of the Wall.

"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." - Edmund Burke

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Byaaaahhh's picture

Do they watch a lot of American football over there? Maybe we should be looking to put NFL expansion teams in Mexico rather than pushing so hard for the UK. Makes so much more sense. 

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sharks's picture

I think so, actually. The Raiders played a home game against the Pats in Mexico City and it was reportedly bananas

A man got to have a code...

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bakerjon's picture

At the border football is big! Tijuana HS actually have teams that cross and play US teams. It's a thing.

As far as NFL goes, the Cowboys are kings. Many many Vaqueros fans out there. I was surprised, but yeah football is alive and well south of the border. It's not anywhere near as popular as soccer (futbol) or boxing as sports go, but there is more than a small cult following. 

Honestly, I'm not sure Mexico could support financially an expansion team south of the border. Ticket prices would need to come down quite significantly for anyone to attend. TV contracts are not near what they are in the US. Knock-off apparel for current NFL teams is already a problem, and I don't know how you stop that really. So yeah, Canada or England would be better support financially for the NFL. 

Boy, I got vision and the rest of the world wears bifocals! - Butch Cassidy

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Byaaaahhh's picture

Interesting stuff, thanks for the insights. You also make good points about the financial aspect. I guess logistically it makes a lot of sense but that's not what the NFL, or any business, prioritizes. But just the time and distance turns me off to UK. Canada makes the most sense out of the three imo. 

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NavyBuckeye91's picture

Somehow I think Mexico should schedule Bama the third Saturday in November, before they play their biggest rival. 

Pollo Mierda Sabado 
 

"You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, & in the manner in which you live.
So, live. Live. Fight like hell. And when you get too tired to fight then lay down and rest and let somebody else fight for you. "
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