Does NIU have a chance against FSU?
Posted: 01 January 2013 06:11 PM   [ Ignore ]
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I say yes.  FSU has declined over the season and though they should be excited to be in a BCS game…...their view is its lackluster because of the opponent.  They will be over confident.

NIU on the other hand wants it BAD.  EVERYONE, literally EVERYONE is telling them they can’t do it and they shouldn’t be there…..don’t think that will fire them up?  We saw what Utah did to Bama not to long ago.

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http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/blog/bruce-feldman/21483316/orange-bowl-rep-to-niu-we-didnt-even-want-you-here

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Posted: 01 January 2013 07:34 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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No. FSU rolls big tonight setting up Pre Season #1 chatter next summer. I can feel it in my bones.

NIU doesn’t have a kid on there team that FSU scholarship worthy.

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Posted: 01 January 2013 08:31 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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The illinois quarterback says the FSU defense will be on their knees by the fourth quarter. Not a wise statement. FSU needs something to take this game seriously.

Many have suggested that Werner get on his knees and do some duck walking in the fourth quarter when NIU has been demolished.

Can’t believe you buy that Clem. NIU will be destroyed.

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FSU has beaten the SEC champ at least 8 times, and we don’t even play in the SEC, lol:

FSU beat the 1987 SEC champs 34-6
FSU beat the 1988 SEC champs 13-7
FSU beat the 1989 SEC champs 22-14
FSU beat the 1993 SEC champs 33-21
FSU beat the 1994 SEC champs 23-17
FSU beat the 1996 SEC champs 24-21
FSU beat the 2000 SEC champs 30-7
FSU beat the 2013 SEC champs 34-31

Give it up for the SEC, a conference which almost beat FSU

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Posted: 01 January 2013 08:32 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Well maybe the chance I am referring to is about a half or something.  I don’t forsee them winning outright, or after FSU wakes up but they might come out shooting like Duke did in their game.

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Posted: 02 January 2013 12:11 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 4 ]
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Looks like they have a chance to me….17-10 in the 3rd.  HMMMMMMMM

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Posted: 02 January 2013 12:14 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 5 ]
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And just got an onsides kick.  Boom.

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Posted: 02 January 2013 12:20 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 6 ]
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I think I want NIU to win…...would love a Cinderella story like this.  Plus, my team took care of business against a top 10 team, FSU losing won’t reflect bad on us.

And it will vaporize all memories of Clemson’s orange bowl last year and everyone will focus on small NIU beating FSU.

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Posted: 02 January 2013 01:13 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 7 ]
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See they had a chance, for a half lol.  Oh well, dream was nice while it lasted.

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Posted: 02 January 2013 02:04 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 8 ]
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Not sure why everyone thought FSU wouldn’t be ready to play. Nice to see Pryor go out the way he did.

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Posted: 02 January 2013 06:56 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 9 ]
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FSU has won 5 bowl games in a row. I was not too worried about this game, the coaching turnover was a little bit of an anxiety.

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Posted: 03 January 2013 02:32 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 10 ]
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NUI was a pretty dirty bunch of buggers. One took a shot at the back of Manuel’s knee while he was in a throwing motion. Rhodes and Darby both injured by horse collaring. Jernigan went out with a shot to the groin.

This was more like a fight than a football game. NUI realized they couldn’t win and it appears they just tried to see if they could injure anyone.

Lynch took some pretty nasty shots himself. In the fourth quarter when FSU was supposed to be on their knees, Lynch was running backwards from the sacks, going the wrong way. I be this guy doesn’t pop off again.

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FSU has beaten the SEC champ at least 8 times, and we don’t even play in the SEC, lol:

FSU beat the 1987 SEC champs 34-6
FSU beat the 1988 SEC champs 13-7
FSU beat the 1989 SEC champs 22-14
FSU beat the 1993 SEC champs 33-21
FSU beat the 1994 SEC champs 23-17
FSU beat the 1996 SEC champs 24-21
FSU beat the 2000 SEC champs 30-7
FSU beat the 2013 SEC champs 34-31

Give it up for the SEC, a conference which almost beat FSU

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