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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:12 AM

I am so glad the boys got a spring break rest after 6 practices - it must be grueling out there!  If this is the attitude of some one who is scheduled to start on the D- line we are in serious trouble!


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:36 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:41 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 06:14 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 06:38 AM

That has become the standard in College Football.  It gives coaches time to evalute film and make necessary adjustments within the personnel.  Players shouldn't be expected to be in mid-season form (conditioning) during spring ball.


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 06:56 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:08 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:29 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:36 AM

Our supposed starting nose guard said he need a break after 6 practices.  I am not sure this kid could have played on an teams in the 90's!  Lazy?


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:39 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:42 AM

Our supposed starting nose guard said he need a break after 6 practices.  I am not sure this kid could have played on an teams in the 90's!  Lazy?

 

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:46 AM

Our supposed starting nose guard said he need a break after 6 practices.  I am not sure this kid could have played on an teams in the 90's!  Lazy?


Replace "lazy?" With SAD! and I'd wafer a pretty penny you were Easy D.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:56 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 08:04 AM

I'm glad that spring break came along.  I was getting a bit tuckered out myself.  You know, being a fan and all.  :lol:


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 08:09 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 08:59 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 09:04 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 09:11 AM

I am so glad the boys got a spring break rest after 6 practices - it must be grueling out there!  If this is the attitude of some one who is scheduled to start on the D- line we are in serious trouble!


Um. You know NCAA regulates the number of spring practices we get right? And that the Spring Game counts as one of those? And also that you know no one except for Michigan has practice over Spring Break?
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 09:14 AM

I am so glad the boys got a spring break rest after 6 practices - it must be grueling out there!  If this is the attitude of some one who is scheduled to start on the D- line we are in serious trouble!

Um. You know NCAA regulates the number of spring practices we get right? And that the Spring Game counts as one of those? And also that you know no one except for Michigan has practice over Spring Break?
I was under the impression nebraska was going to practice over spring break today excluded
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 09:41 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 09:45 AM

In the 90s...the team would drink sand instead of water...and instead of taking a break from practice they would take a practice from a break...also...they always fought...all day long...they were always punching each other in the face.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 09:51 AM

In the 90s...the team would drink sand instead of water...and instead of taking a break from practice they would take a practice from a break...also...they always fought...all day long...they were always punching each other in the face.

 

They never missed a practice or game because of injury either.  They played through all their aches and pains.  Actually I don't ever recall an instance in the 90's where a Nebraska player was actually injured, I only recall them injuring every opponent they ever played (they of course injured these opponents because they played harder and were bigger, faster, stronger not because they were dirty)


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:09 AM


In the 90s...the team would drink sand instead of water...and instead of taking a break from practice they would take a practice from a break...also...they always fought...all day long...they were always punching each other in the face.

 
They never missed a practice or game because of injury either.  They played through all their aches and pains.  Actually I don't ever recall an instance in the 90's where a Nebraska player was actually injured, I only recall them injuring every opponent they ever played (they of course injured these opponents because they played harder and were bigger, faster, stronger not because they were dirty)


Not only that, they wanted it more. The reason they won national championships was because they wanted to win national championships more than the other teams wanted to win national championships.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:15 AM

 

 

In the 90s...the team would drink sand instead of water...and instead of taking a break from practice they would take a practice from a break...also...they always fought...all day long...they were always punching each other in the face.

 
They never missed a practice or game because of injury either.  They played through all their aches and pains.  Actually I don't ever recall an instance in the 90's where a Nebraska player was actually injured, I only recall them injuring every opponent they ever played (they of course injured these opponents because they played harder and were bigger, faster, stronger not because they were dirty)


Not only that, they wanted it more. The reason they won national championships was because they wanted to win national championships more than the other teams wanted to win national championships.

 

And God wanted us to win more than the other team


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:18 AM


 

 

In the 90s...the team would drink sand instead of water...and instead of taking a break from practice they would take a practice from a break...also...they always fought...all day long...they were always punching each other in the face.

 
They never missed a practice or game because of injury either.  They played through all their aches and pains.  Actually I don't ever recall an instance in the 90's where a Nebraska player was actually injured, I only recall them injuring every opponent they ever played (they of course injured these opponents because they played harder and were bigger, faster, stronger not because they were dirty)

Not only that, they wanted it more. The reason they won national championships was because they wanted to win national championships more than the other teams wanted to win national championships.
 
And God wanted us to win more than the other team
Don't forget that the triple option was the single best offensive scheme ever created . If we ran that now we would be in the playoffs every year, just like the 90s
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:24 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:30 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 11:00 AM

 

I am so glad the boys got a spring break rest after 6 practices - it must be grueling out there!  If this is the attitude of some one who is scheduled to start on the D- line we are in serious trouble!


Um. You know NCAA regulates the number of spring practices we get right? And that the Spring Game counts as one of those? And also that you know no one except for Michigan has practice over Spring Break?

 

 

That's because Michigan wants it more than the rest.  :dunno

 

 

 

 

 

 

Though I'm pretty open to whatever the definition of 'it' is as 'it' relates to Michigan.  :B)


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 11:46 AM

 

 

 

 

In the 90s...the team would drink sand instead of water...and instead of taking a break from practice they would take a practice from a break...also...they always fought...all day long...they were always punching each other in the face.

 
They never missed a practice or game because of injury either.  They played through all their aches and pains.  Actually I don't ever recall an instance in the 90's where a Nebraska player was actually injured, I only recall them injuring every opponent they ever played (they of course injured these opponents because they played harder and were bigger, faster, stronger not because they were dirty)

Not only that, they wanted it more. The reason they won national championships was because they wanted to win national championships more than the other teams wanted to win national championships.
 
And God wanted us to win more than the other team
Don't forget that the triple option was the single best offensive scheme ever created . If we ran that now we would be in the playoffs every year, just like the 90s

 

And they had to feed the hogs in the morning, then catch one in the evening, and skin it to make the footballs for practice.


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 11:51 AM

And ESPN loved us
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 11:58 AM

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 12:04 PM

And ESPN loved us

 

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 12:05 PM

And Tom Osborne was able to get those kids to run through walls, drink sand, and never get injured by never raising his voice to those kids, but was able to be stern with just a simple look in their eyes.


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 12:34 PM

And Tom Osborne was able to get those kids to run through walls, drink sand, and never get injured by never raising his voice to those kids, but was able to be stern with just a simple look in their eyes.

Just like this coach.

 

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 12:37 PM

And the cheerleaders were prettier and Coke only cost $.50. Walking to practice in a snowstorm uphill with no coat was just called "Tuesday".
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 02:02 PM

And the teams in the 90s didn't text or tweet
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 02:06 PM

I often worry that the internet makes it too easy to second-guess people who are more talented and ambitious than you are.

 

Back when Tom Osborne was the coach, you had to physically drive over to his house in Taylor Park to teepee his front yard. And if you wanted to loudly bray your ill-formed opinions, you had to corner a co-worker in the break room.

 

How soft have our armchair quarterbacks gotten lately?

 

Sad. 


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 02:06 PM

And the teams in the 90s didn't text or tweet

They did manly things like grab em by the P! (allegedly) 


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 02:10 PM

I often worry that the internet makes it too easy to second-guess people who are more talented and ambitious than you are.

 

Back when Tom Osborne was the coach, you had to physically drive over to his house in Taylor Park to teepee his front yard. And if you wanted to loudly bray your ill-formed opinions, you had to corner a co-worker in the break room.

 

How soft have our armchair quarterbacks gotten lately?

 

Sad. 

 

Definitely a lack of work ethic on our part


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 02:34 PM

And the teams in the 90s didn't text or tweet

They did manly things like grab em by the P! (allegedly)
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 03:27 PM

Wading through this thread is like walking through a cow pasture, you're just hoping that by the time you're through it, there's no sh** on your shoes.  Too late.

 

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:23 PM

I often worry that the internet makes it too easy to second-guess people who are more talented and ambitious than you are.
 
Back when Tom Osborne was the coach, you had to physically drive over to his house in Taylor Park to teepee his front yard. And if you wanted to loudly bray your ill-formed opinions, you had to corner a co-worker in the break room.
 
How soft have our armchair quarterbacks gotten lately?
 
Sad.

 
Definitely a lack of work ethic on our part

Wow...these two posts are just beyond fantastic lmao +1 +1
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 06:03 PM

I need to step it up and start (well figure out how) using gifs ........... This thread cracks me up. Thumbs up to the mods for allowing this beat down to roll on.  


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:10 PM

This isn't a "real" thread until it gets to page 28.


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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:17 PM

OP hasn't posted in this thread since 7:30 am. Lack of work ethic imo.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:00 PM

You have to make it through winter conditioning without washing out just to get to have the privilege of spring ball.
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 10:28 PM

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