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    07-22-2017, 07:09 AM
    71Bear replied to a thread Cal vs UNC in Football
    If season openers were a solid portend of the rest of the year, Charlie Strong would still be coaching at TX. IMO, you don't really know what you...
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    07-19-2017, 04:52 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread Cal vs UNC in Football
    That proves my point since the road disadvantage is three points regardless how far you travel. For example, when Cal plays in Palo Alto, the...
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    07-19-2017, 04:25 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread Cal vs UNC in Football
    Your NFL stats are meaningless because they do not account for the quality of the teams involved. For example, with the exception of the brief...
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    07-19-2017, 03:46 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread Cal vs UNC in Football
    I was at both games. The most memorable play in the Illinois game was not the Hunter play. It was the Brandon Sanders INT. Sadly, it was the only...
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    07-19-2017, 09:51 AM
    71Bear replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    The John Hannah Award was created by Pro Football Focus and is awarded annually to the best run blocker in the NFL. Nicely done, Big C......
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    07-19-2017, 08:57 AM
    71Bear replied to a thread Cal vs UNC in Football
    I have seen games impacted by a weather conditions. I have not seen games impacted by the starting time.
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    07-19-2017, 08:28 AM
    71Bear replied to a thread Cal vs UNC in Football
    The 9:00 am PDT kickoff is a non-issue. Cal beat Illinois and Minnesota on the road during the Tedford era starting at 11:00am local time. Why? ...
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    07-19-2017, 03:19 AM
    CAL6371 replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    OaktownBear - my thoughts to a T. I have read many player bios over the years that we real jokes - like years ago when the Chron headlined the...
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    07-18-2017, 01:49 PM
    CAL6371 replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    NVBear78 - In his 2016 book, Phil Steele had Colorado tied for 5th with Arizona in the South, but noted that he almost had them on his most improved...
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    07-18-2017, 01:13 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    Cal will win one they should lose and lose one they should win. That puts the Bears back at 5-7
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    07-18-2017, 08:18 AM
    NBA is getting its just desserts - everyone there is way overpaid. I have been saying this for over 25 years and one day I will be right!
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    07-17-2017, 10:15 PM
    KoreAMBear - Good example. Who can forget the opening game in 1992 against SJS when Barr started and was brilliant, and then came Perry Klein. He...
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    07-17-2017, 08:21 PM
    71Bear - These cases should lead to a revision of the image of major college Deans as dull, sensible guys!
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    07-17-2017, 08:15 PM
    CAL6371 replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    Imo the OL and the qb have a lot more to do with success than do the wrs (which is our sole strength on offense). Even Phil Steele has our oline as...
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    07-17-2017, 03:25 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread OT: USC med school dean... in Football
    Well, the Dean of Cal's Law School was shoved out due to a harassment case. I suspect unsavory behavior knows no bounds or college allegiance. ...
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    07-17-2017, 12:48 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    I have Cal at 5-7 this year....
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    07-17-2017, 08:56 AM
    71Bear replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    We've gone through this every year since the late Tedford years. The preseason mags say Cal will be crappy, fans say the mags are crazy and, in...
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    07-17-2017, 08:44 AM
    CAL6371 replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    Bear19 - Note that Cal had no recruits in the top 40 incoming this year - so who is going to turn the program around on the field? What hidden star...
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    07-17-2017, 08:24 AM
    71Bear replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    i think the losses to FCS teams in consecutive years by WSU is more a product of Leach not bothering to take those games seriously than anything...
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    07-16-2017, 09:32 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    One of the oldest sayings in college football.... The good news - all your guys are returning. The bad news - all your guys are returning.
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    07-16-2017, 04:46 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    Re: the EWU v. UW game, Vernon Adams played out of his mind that afternoon. If Baldwin had Adams at QB (and Kupp at WR) for Cal this season, the...
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    07-16-2017, 02:31 PM
    71Bear replied to a thread Preseason Mags - Athlon in Football
    If Cal had the 2002 version of Kyle Boller instead of two totally inexperienced QB's, I would agree with those who say that then Bears should go...
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    07-16-2017, 12:26 PM
    Those who pick up this mag need to abandon all hope. Cal has only one position player (placekicker - first team) on the first two team all conference...
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    07-14-2017, 10:43 PM
    Rushinbear - You may well be right - iirc, he is the most highly recruited of the three. I can't agree on Forrest v Bowers - Bowers seemed more...
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    07-14-2017, 03:16 PM
    He fired a coach earlier this year for a DUI. You would think that move would have gotten the attention of his team. I guess not....
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    07-14-2017, 11:33 AM
    I agree with you - this year will be poor, so you might as well take a chance. Iirc, Forrest was an afterthought, a late scholly to a guy who did...
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    07-12-2017, 10:01 PM
    GB54 - I feel the same way. When I watch the Spring Game on tv I saw more upside in Bowers. This is not going to be a good year, you might as well...
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    07-10-2017, 09:04 AM
    Nothing can compare to that!
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    07-10-2017, 08:58 AM
    The Republicans are fools if they think they can pry a "right" from the hands of the American people. They should have simply left Pelosi's Plan to...
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    07-10-2017, 08:56 AM
    CAL6371 replied to a thread Bryan Anger No. 6 in Football
    What else would you expect of a good Ventura County boy?
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