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by Bladepuller
Wed Dec 11 6:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 485
Views: 18237

Re: College football 2019

I know from having had my HC take the SCSU job after my Jr year and us getting a new HC from UC Santa Barbara, where they folded their program, that transfers are immediately eligible. Dyno Don bought half a dozen guys with him but only one really made an impact. Had been a FS in Cali but he was our...
by Bladepuller
Tue Dec 10 4:50 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5196
Views: 202624

Re: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint

Holmgren would be a legacy recruit. IIRC. I bet he stays IF the program isn't blown up.
Hunt had Duke or KU stars in his eyes from the get go.
I don't know who you get if RP gets canned. If I gave a rip I'd give a rip.
by Bladepuller
Tue Dec 10 3:36 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1663
Views: 60463

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

While not a lot of local kids go to the WHL of the CHL and play major juniors, a lot of kids from the WHL are in the NHL.
It is kind of an " all in " bet when you are 16, or so.
Good for him and I hope he has a long and prosperous career.
by Bladepuller
Tue Dec 10 3:31 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Having an ex-NFL WR as the HC helps recruiting amd also getting the kids to LISTEN to what they need to do to be coached up
by Bladepuller
Tue Dec 10 3:28 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 485
Views: 18237

Re: College football 2019

I do know something about the situation at Crookston, thru a friend who is a retired coach. Tough place to field a competative team. Local kids who are talented enough go to go to Grand Forks or Fargo. The next level go to the NSIC & Bemidji, Minot, UMD. Recruiting out of state or area means a Grand...
by Bladepuller
Thu Dec 05 1:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1663
Views: 60463

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

https://twitter.com/RussoHockey/status/1202619607204413440 Interesting they picked him instead of Belpedio who has already been up once. Maybe they're worried about the "clock" with Belpedio? Belpedio's "clock" isn't an issue. He's waiver exempt for the rest of this season. I thought Mennell was th...
by Bladepuller
Thu Dec 05 1:32 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!
Replies: 138
Views: 4545

Re: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!

Memphis
LSU
Clemson
Ohio State

Oklahoma
by Bladepuller
Tue Dec 03 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5917
Views: 317696

Re: WEATHERMANIA

It’s 2:55pm on Monday in Superior...and 22 inches of snow that fell on East 7th Street... still hasn’t been plowed. Only tracks up and down the street have been made by snowmobiles. Called the city today...they said they’re working on it and will have 7th Street PLOWED by midnight (tonight). Been s...
by Bladepuller
Mon Dec 02 9:34 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Zimmer & Spielman were right all along, they don't have enough corners
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 5:40 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Loosing big 78 turned the tide in this one. MN was discombobulated after that. Early a little but Andries did a good job switching from LG to RT. Different stanch switching sides and IMO tackle is tougher than guard To me the backs and Paulson and Kleft had misses on protection. I like Schmitz. Tou...
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 5:24 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Tanner, you are smarter than that
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 5:23 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

The O line of Bucky is good, real good.
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 5:22 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

mjarz02 wrote:
Sat Nov 30 5:20 pm
Really wish our coordinator would've settled down on the blitzing...Even amateurs like myself could see it wasnt working
That was the only way they were able to get pressure on the QB.
They did get their licks on him........at times
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 5:19 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

B1G Championship will be a yawner
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 4:35 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Ugh
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 3:49 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Need a D stop here
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 3:29 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Chit
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 3:27 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Now run down hill
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 3:26 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Turn over
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 3:08 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Meant to text this
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5917
Views: 317696

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Bladepuller wrote:
Sat Nov 30 2:38 pm
My eyes were once good enough to catch sight of a green jock......floating down in the X
Also, I had to point it out to .....an eagle eyed St Paulite.
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 2:42 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 485
Views: 18237

Re: College football 2019

Handyman wrote:
Sat Nov 30 2:24 pm
Maybe one day Harbaugh will beat tOSU...not likely though ;)
Well his time in Ann Arbor will not last many more years if he doesn't.
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 2:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5917
Views: 317696

Re: WEATHERMANIA

My eyes were once good enough to catch sight of a green jock......floating down in the X
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 2:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5917
Views: 317696

Re: WEATHERMANIA

At times the visability is down to less than 1/4 mile on tje south end of Mille Lacs.
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 30 2:32 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5196
Views: 202624

Re: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint

The Granite City Classic held at a number of different venues around St Cloud between Christmas and NYE is where you can see HS teams with D-1 talent. Both the AV Jones bros, Oturo, Omersa, MG had Brad Davison, Champ Park had a couple kids go D-1, SMB w/ Suggs and the tall kid who is a Jr and would ...
by Bladepuller
Thu Nov 28 5:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21276
Views: 957483

Re: Simple Pleasures...

This is the first holiday we are having in the new place
Makes it all worth living in a trailer last winter
by Bladepuller
Thu Nov 28 4:52 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Turkey of the Year
Replies: 42
Views: 1384

Re: Turkey of the Year

Not a lot of places would give PJ the latitude he has at the U
He has his brand and I'm not sure it would play the same in South Bend / Tallahassee / Austin


Row The Boat, Ski U Mah, Go Gophers.
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 8785
Views: 458204

Re: Restaurant

Heggies used to be made in a glorified pole barn on the west side of 169 where it narrows down just notth of Onamia. Now it has become "Citified" and is made in Milaca in a fancy tip up precast building. The late great Donnie69 loved his Heggies. The Wahkon Inn premakes their pizzas. A lot like a He...
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 12:46 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Kelly..... I HATE YOU!
Seriously I don't but I'm thinking that IF I could score tixs through the U and IF we get to AZ before NYE but after Xmas I would ride the bagger to Pasadena.
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5917
Views: 317696

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Weather difference? How about Goodland Mn (N. of US2 on MN 65) and Goodland Florida, an old Florida fishing village on the SE side of Marco Island? Yes.... But Goodland, MN has "Fred's"!!! The best beef sticks, bacon and other cuts of meat!!!! MMMMMMM GOOOOOD!!! Yes but Goodland FL has a great FRES...
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 12:39 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Wind DOES hurt the passing game.....alot. Quick slants are the ticket & a DB slip is a long gain. On the plus side, that passing game is where the Gophers excel at just eating up defenses. Add in the rushing game, and I think the Gophers should be OK here. Served you up a softy there, sir I haven't...
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 10:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5917
Views: 317696

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Surfing VRBO today, for some reason.
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5917
Views: 317696

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Weather difference?
How about Goodland Mn (N. of US2 on MN 65) and Goodland Florida, an old Florida fishing village on the SE side of Marco Island?
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 10:03 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

I have been very impressed with #88, Brevyn Spann Ford's blocking. For a kid who was a WR at SC Tech he has added a LOT of muscle and is just destroying people. Good job Brev! I’ve been telling friends this since about game #4 or 5. His improvement throughout the season is amazing. Unsung hero of t...
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 9:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 8785
Views: 458204

Re: Restaurant

Heggies pizza from a dive bar, best ever.
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 9:05 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!
Replies: 138
Views: 4545

Re: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!

Ohio State
Virginia
Memphis
Oklahoma

Alabama
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 9:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5917
Views: 317696

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Maybe 2 to 3 inches on the south end of Mille Lacs.
Wind though is fierce out of the NNW. Ground blizzard it appears out side of Wahkon Bay.
I hear you calling, Arizona
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 27 8:56 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Wind DOES hurt the passing game.....alot. Quick slants are the ticket & a DB slip is a long gain. The TE/Wingback position was very active in the NW game. If they did not go in motion they seemed to run to that / strong side. If they went in motion there was a kickout / trap block off a counter behi...
by Bladepuller
Mon Nov 25 8:55 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Home team should have equipment managers rotating dry balls in to play
by Bladepuller
Thu Nov 21 11:18 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!
Replies: 138
Views: 4545

Re: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!

THE Ohio State University
Baylor
Virginia Tech
Cincinnati
Michigan
by Bladepuller
Sun Nov 17 5:06 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

ACC doesn't get enough credit, IMHO.
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 16 5:52 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Punch the ball loose
by Bladepuller
Thu Nov 14 12:40 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Kelly Red wrote:
Thu Nov 14 11:42 am
Why does Fleck have panty liners on the bottom of his socks? :wink:
I think those are rubberized spots so the socks don't slip, either in the shoes or on a smooth floor.
I have some 1/2 high socks like that.
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 13 7:01 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!
Replies: 138
Views: 4545

Re: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!

Florida
Notre Dame
Texas
USC

Georgia
by Bladepuller
Sun Nov 10 10:23 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Very interesting game to watch
by Bladepuller
Sun Nov 10 9:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Now it is time to eat 6 + minutes off the clock and score.
by Bladepuller
Sun Nov 10 7:38 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Nice start.
by Bladepuller
Sun Nov 10 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home Ownership
Replies: 760
Views: 51781

Re: Home Ownership

A surge of moving water should not freeze. I'd either support the hose or use a piece of PVC pipe in place of the hose. Maybe run the hose inside pipe to support the hose? If you are dealing with a much smaller smount of H2O (boiler or furnace condensate drain) I have seen them freeze in a sanitary ...
by Bladepuller
Sun Nov 10 6:49 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers at ugly helmets Nov 8-9
Replies: 189
Views: 5581

Re: Gophers at ugly helmets Nov 8-9

Oh they'll get something. An ego thing for momma and daddy. It was a well know fact that a former Anoka Tornado who came from a well to do family in the oil business had to get a full ride or he would go elsewhere. Daddy's doing. LOL...I think there are much BETTER examples of this (from SW Metro p...
by Bladepuller
Sun Nov 10 5:46 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers at ugly helmets Nov 8-9
Replies: 189
Views: 5581

Re: Gophers at ugly helmets Nov 8-9

Oh they'll get something. An ego thing for momma and daddy.
It was a well know fact that a former Anoka Tornado who came from a well to do family in the oil business had to get a full ride or he would go elsewhere. Daddy's doing.
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 09 2:27 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Bigger boat? I'll say. Like a 1008' laker.
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 09 2:26 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Take that Patrick
by Bladepuller
Fri Nov 08 6:16 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL Down....
Replies: 80
Views: 8217

Re: GPL Down....

Red is common between Peking & Madison.
Just saying....
by Bladepuller
Thu Nov 07 2:10 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

I'm not going to predict a win. PSU is the type of team to give them problems. They play tough D and a solid offense. Franklin has a good team.
Fleck also has a good team. Built right also.
I will predict that the Gophers will play hard. Do that and see what happens.
by Bladepuller
Wed Nov 06 12:36 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!
Replies: 138
Views: 4545

Re: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!

Baylor
Virginia Tech
K State
Bucky (I feel dirty)
Bama
by Bladepuller
Sun Nov 03 1:20 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

National Fixball League
by Bladepuller
Sat Nov 02 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday
Replies: 147
Views: 8118

Re: Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday Big Planet.
by Bladepuller
Sun Oct 27 9:02 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

No one is trading for that contract at this point in the season. If he was X from 2 years ago maybe, but not now. They will cut him after the season though and save a ton by doing so. I didn't think he would be used in a straight player for player swap. Draft choice(s) from Vikings, or any other te...
by Bladepuller
Sun Oct 27 4:06 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Xavier Rhodes will likely be with the team for the rest of the year now. Well yeah that was happening anyways...next year though not likely. I hope Marcus Sherels is ready because he might just be coming back. My thought was to trade him to say......Cincinnati for a .. ...... something . In so far ...
by Bladepuller
Sun Oct 27 10:17 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Xavier Rhodes will likely be with the team for the rest of the year now.
by Bladepuller
Sat Oct 26 9:21 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

The O line is really playing well and 88 is really laying on some huge hits as a TE
by Bladepuller
Sat Oct 26 9:19 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Pretty much.
by Bladepuller
Sat Oct 26 2:37 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

11 with another pick
by Bladepuller
Sat Oct 26 9:58 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

ESPN Gameday just did a tremendous spot on Casey O'Brien. A lot of dust blowing around now.
by Bladepuller
Sun Oct 20 8:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21276
Views: 957483

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Young Eagle goes to more places than UPS
by Bladepuller
Sun Oct 20 2:42 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

54 is one good MLB
by Bladepuller
Sun Oct 20 2:41 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

And his neutral zone jump
by Bladepuller
Sun Oct 20 2:40 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 1780
Views: 39633

Re: Vikings 2019 season

97 gets a motor sack
by Bladepuller
Thu Oct 17 5:06 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 3778
Views: 76537

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Buddy worked for Jim. Good guy but was in over his head in the B1G.
I just want them to run the ball down Rutgers throat, early and often. Physically pound them.
by Bladepuller
Wed Oct 16 11:03 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!
Replies: 138
Views: 4545

Re: 2019 College Football Pick 'em!

TCU
Baylor
Utah
Penn State
Oregon
by Bladepuller
Tue Oct 15 9:02 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1278
Views: 186786

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

Whioux Suck wrote:
Tue Oct 15 3:59 pm
There's something kinda cool about seeing the sun shine through the windows during the game. I do enjoy an afternoon start every now and then
Back in the old building......
Then again back then my back was a lot younger and not having a back rest was okay. Those old 2×10 bench seats were crude.
by Bladepuller
Tue Oct 15 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2130
Views: 133321

Re: Travel

Go up to Jerome and also drive over to Prescott
by Bladepuller
Tue Oct 15 8:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6027
Views: 331194

Re: Totally Random Trivia

5 Enrico Fermi
by Bladepuller
Mon Oct 14 10:24 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15604
Views: 608120

Re: NFL NEWS

It has become very hard to watch the NFL for me.
I much prefer the college game
by Bladepuller
Mon Oct 14 10:20 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15604
Views: 608120

Re: NFL NEWS

National FIX League