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by Border Gopher
Thu Jan 16 11:24 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5310
Views: 212779

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

I think the saying is, "[that guy] is picking up a lot of steam right now."
by Border Gopher
Thu Jan 16 10:15 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5310
Views: 212779

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

Handyman wrote:
Wed Jan 15 11:02 pm
Oturu is the best player in the Big Ten...damn I wish he would come back because next year we would challenge for the Big Ten Title.
He has made a gigantic leap from his freshman year. NBADraft.net has him going #8 right now.
by Border Gopher
Tue Jan 14 10:24 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Stewart Mandel's 2020 'early Top 25':

2.tOSU
6.PSU
11.Wisc
13.Iowa
16. Gophers
20. Michigan
by Border Gopher
Tue Jan 14 9:11 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741666

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

From Gleeman's latest article: Donaldson has been an MVP-caliber player in six of his seven full seasons, winning the award in 2015 and placing among the top five two other times. He’s topped 5.0 Wins Above Replacement six times since 2013, which is once more than all Twins hitters combined during t...
by Border Gopher
Tue Jan 14 7:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741666

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Guessing we have to forfeit a draft pick since he rejected ATL's qualifying offer? 2nd round pick maybe?
by Border Gopher
Tue Jan 14 5:37 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24882

Re: College football 2019

No. The recruit grade doesn't mean how good a player can become. As a Ohio native & ex-QB & captain for Ohio State I would guess he has a good handle on the rating Burrow had then As someone with access to Google and 15 seconds of spare time, I can tell you Burrow was a four-star recruit, ranked 28...
by Border Gopher
Tue Jan 14 5:32 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24882

Re: College football 2019

Bladepuller wrote:
Mon Jan 13 10:59 pm
No. The recruit grade doesn't mean how good a player can become.
As a Ohio native & ex-QB & captain for Ohio State I would guess he has a good handle on the rating Burrow had then
No, it just makes him even dumber.
by Border Gopher
Mon Jan 13 10:45 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24882

Re: College football 2019

Herbstreit said Burrow was a two star recruit earlier, which is about the only proof you need that many announcers talk out of their butts half the time.
by Border Gopher
Mon Jan 13 7:07 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24882

Re: College football 2019

Rocky 4 music playing in the Superdome. A bit of blood just rushed to the tip of my
by Border Gopher
Sat Jan 11 2:33 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24882

Re: College football 2019

gopherguy06 wrote:
Sat Jan 11 1:36 pm
I don’t know why but just can’t stand NDSU or their fans. It’s like UND fans. Just arrogance and thinking they are the best. They have been dominant but maybe play some tougher competition
Lol
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 3:25 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

ScoobyDoo wrote:
Sun Jan 05 3:24 pm
Wow. No review.?
The review is in! Kirk Cousins is the best ever :wink:
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 3:23 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Kirk Cousins for President!
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 3:23 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

BOOM LET'S GO!
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 3:21 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

ScoobyDoo wrote:
Sun Jan 05 3:20 pm
That was a nice throw.
Just fell into Thielen's hands wow!
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 3:20 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

!!!!!!
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 3:08 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

It's up to the football gods
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 2:58 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Just saw this:

If Vikings hold on it would be the first year since '02 without one of Brees, Brady, or Roethlisberger in an AFC or NFC Championship game.
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 2:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Image
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 2:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

What kind of effing spot is that??
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 2:19 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Greyeagle wrote:
Sun Jan 05 2:17 pm
fightclub30 wrote:
Sun Jan 05 2:13 pm
2 UND fans spotted at the end of the PAT
Were the flipping the bird?
No, doing advanced math homework (3+3+7+7=20).
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 2:12 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

That's a TD
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 2:09 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

PUNCH IT IN
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 1:15 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Nice playcall on 3rd down.
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 1:01 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Beauner wrote:
Sun Jan 05 12:59 pm
ScoobyDoo wrote:
Sun Jan 05 12:57 pm
Rhodes got destroyed.
He did. But Harrison Smith let that guy go right by him too.
Didn't look like Smith was anywhere near his normal safety position on that play.
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 12:59 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

ScoobyDoo wrote:
Sun Jan 05 12:57 pm
Rhodes got destroyed.
That's why he gets paid the big bucks.
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 12:41 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Throw the damn ball man!
by Border Gopher
Sun Jan 05 12:10 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

41 - donut?
by Border Gopher
Sat Jan 04 9:32 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5310
Views: 212779

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

Totally agree with Handy. Gonzaga is as good of a program as there is in basketball. Mark Few is highly respected. People might not think very highly of Spokane, but he will be a god on campus there.
by Border Gopher
Fri Jan 03 9:39 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1909
Views: 73682

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Wild named the NHL's most mediocre team of the decade... https://twitter.com/DownGoesBrown/status/1213110067559641099 1. Minnesota Wild: It feels like it couldn’t be anyone else, right? The Wild finished the decade with three more wins than losses. They made the playoffs more often than not (six tim...
by Border Gopher
Thu Jan 02 9:49 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24882

Re: College football 2019

Ducks squeak it out 28-27. Down goes Wisconsin https://media.giphy.com/media/PZusN3CgOjpW8/giphy.gif Conference loyalty is for losers! I hope the Big Ten teams (well except Indiana...great story) embarrass themselves! Well, I guess then I'm a loser. I'm sick and tired of College Football being a De...
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 3:18 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

War Gopher!
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 3:09 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Dude what are you doing holding???
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 3:04 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Go for it!
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 2:51 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Quick throw a flag someone!
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 2:01 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

00xtremeninja wrote:
Wed Jan 01 1:58 pm
Anyone else think we can keep who we have as OC? Solid job so far in this game.
Honestly, it's a pretty small sample size and we don't even know much much of a role he has (in comparison to PJ). PJ will know best and we will have to trust his decision, ultimately.
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 1:37 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Haven't shown an angle that makes it not a TD yet... Yeah it looks like the toe MIGHT be out of bounds but you cant prove it. The running TDs you could see the ball short and the elbow hit the ground so those are different. Gilmore had it right...if you are going frame by frame looking for anything...
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 1:12 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

They haven't been able to sneak in very many commercials with the lack of reviews and Minnesota timeouts.
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 1:11 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Good job ESPN
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 1:07 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Love seeing reviews ruining all the sports I grew up watching.
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 12:33 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Let's go!!
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 12:29 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Wouldn't be football without some stupid reviews.
by Border Gopher
Wed Jan 01 12:26 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

That's one way to stay fresh on defense.
by Border Gopher
Mon Dec 30 6:21 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1909
Views: 73682

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

For those that have a subscription to The Athletic. Some high praise for prospect Alexander Khovanhov. https://theathletic.com/1492165/2019/12/30/he-can-just-take-over-wild-prospect-alexander-khovanov-has-his-star-power-back/?amp#click=https://t.co/cULdIEDwuj He is on an absolute tear right now and...
by Border Gopher
Sat Dec 21 8:34 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741666

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

I have never heard of the guy ...but I am all for signing pitchers! Not sure how many games you watch on TV, but maybe this helps. [img]http://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/7Vs65ZWTto5aT9.J02glrg--~A/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjtzbT0xO3c9ODAw/https://media.zenfs.com/en-US/nbcsports.com/4eb68df9ceadf68ec85eed...
by Border Gopher
Fri Dec 20 6:25 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741666

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

I have never heard of the guy ...but I am all for signing pitchers! Not sure how many games you watch on TV, but maybe this helps. https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/7Vs65ZWTto5aT9.J02glrg--~A/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjtzbT0xO3c9ODAw/https://media.zenfs.com/en-US/nbcsports.com/4eb68df9ceadf68ec85eedaf33...
by Border Gopher
Fri Dec 20 11:47 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gophers -- Other Sports
Replies: 1738
Views: 93874

Re: Gophers -- Other Sports

The Gopher have a terrific program, but just can't seem to get over the hump. As fans of the old Brooklyn Dodgers used to say, "Wait 'til next year". For one thing we're consistently shorter than other top teams. We depend on 6' outsides like Samady and Rollins who have to play against too many 6'-...
by Border Gopher
Fri Dec 20 11:24 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

JWG wrote:
Fri Dec 20 11:19 am
Would love to know why the Iowa game was moved to Friday. The release just says the B1G moved the game.
When in doubt... $$$$$
by Border Gopher
Mon Dec 16 4:41 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

gopherguy06 wrote:
Mon Dec 16 2:29 pm
Who was our last 1st team AA?
Matt Spaeth, 2006

Edit: if we are talking AP, which I assumed.
by Border Gopher
Fri Dec 13 11:35 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741666

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Wait, Eddie Rosario is our best hitter?? :lol: Who was better last year? He hits for average, power and most importantly is good in the clutch. Cruz, Kepler, Sano, Polanco, Arraez, Garver Guess which Twins player had the worst dWAR in 2019? These guys? [img]httpx://townsquare.media/site/366/files/2...
by Border Gopher
Fri Dec 13 4:16 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741666

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Wait, Eddie Rosario is our best hitter?? :lol: Who was better last year? He hits for average, power and most importantly is good in the clutch. Cruz, Kepler, Sano, Polanco, Arraez, Garver Guess which Twins player had the worst dWAR in 2019? These guys? https://townsquare.media/site/366/files/2013/0...
by Border Gopher
Fri Dec 13 11:29 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741666

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

J22 wrote:
Thu Dec 12 8:45 pm
Bigbeer wrote:
Thu Dec 12 8:19 pm
Border Gopher wrote:
Thu Dec 12 10:50 am
Wait, Eddie Rosario is our best hitter??

:lol:
Who was better last year? He hits for average, power and most importantly is good in the clutch.
Cruz, Kepler, Sano, Polanco, Arraez, Garver
Guess which Twins player had the worst dWAR in 2019?
by Border Gopher
Thu Dec 12 10:50 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741666

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Wait, Eddie Rosario is our best hitter??

:lol:
by Border Gopher
Tue Dec 10 3:58 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5310
Views: 212779

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

Amir Coffey and Daniel Oturu are both top MN kids that stayed here. Oturu and Coffey were both top 50 guys nationally. Omersa was a top 200 prospect too. So was Kalscheur. IIRC those three were the top 3 players in MN not named Tre Jones. He has a commit from Chet Holmgren who is currently listed.a...
by Border Gopher
Tue Dec 10 9:22 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5310
Views: 212779

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

This team is not good. Seems like every year is a "yea but..." There are injuries, there are graduations, there are "issues" with a player. How many more "yea but" years/lives does Pitino have left? Next year will be year 7 and it's looking like year 6 will be another non-tournament year (I'm not e...
by Border Gopher
Fri Dec 06 1:12 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

00xtremeninja wrote:
Fri Dec 06 1:10 pm
When the hell did Germany start high school football?!
A year or two after they bombed Pearl Harbor.
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 30 4:49 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Do we actually have a special teams coach?
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 30 4:16 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Bonin21 wrote:
Sat Nov 30 4:11 pm
But PJ has shown this is a team worthy of watching for a halftime adjustment.
Kind of. The Gophers have never won under Fleck when trailing at the half....
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 30 2:49 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Let's go!
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 23 4:34 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24882

Re: College football 2019

Damn, nice kick by the commies.
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 23 12:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

gopherguy06 wrote:
Sat Nov 23 12:54 pm
Border Gopher wrote:
Sat Nov 23 12:51 pm
Our special teams have been AWFUL
Missed the start of the half. What happened?
A short kickoff wasn't recovered and luckily found its way out of bounds.
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 23 12:51 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Our special teams have been AWFUL
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 23 12:28 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

BOOM!

Image
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 23 12:20 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

What the hell was that on 3rd down?
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 23 11:52 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Image
by Border Gopher
Sun Nov 10 10:31 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Dalvin Cook is a breath of fresh air after knucklehead McGee (ie AP).
by Border Gopher
Sun Nov 10 10:20 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Get them flags ready
by Border Gopher
Sun Nov 10 9:41 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2464
Views: 54524

Re: Vikings 2019 season

The Rube wrote:
Sun Nov 10 9:39 pm
RU-DY! RU-DY! RU-DY!
Ooh the gif will be good for that last one
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 09 3:26 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Yeah baby!!1!
by Border Gopher
Sat Nov 09 9:11 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

When and where does the marching band start playing outisde? Looks like we will be arriving earlier than anticipated.
by Border Gopher
Tue Nov 05 6:51 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Thanks for the parking ideas. Handy's suggestion sounds like what I'm looking for. Como Ave looks sort of rough lol.
by Border Gopher
Mon Nov 04 8:11 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

gopherguy06 wrote:
Mon Nov 04 8:04 pm
Light rail is a great option.
Yes, I kind of forgot about that for a second. How much of a zoo is it at the end of a game?
by Border Gopher
Mon Nov 04 7:39 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Anyone have any parking tips for someone that hasn't been to a hockey game or football game in years and lives out of town? I don't mind a decent walk, even if it's cold. My preferences would be cheap/free and easy to get out of. Would be coming from and going back to St. Louis Park. I remember doin...
by Border Gopher
Sun Oct 27 3:14 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99291

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Boom, I'm coming down for this one.