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Re: Media hates us, we get no respect, keep the chip on our shoulder thread
« Reply #1825 on: July 11, 2017, 12:01:01 AM »
I bought them both off ebay. How shitty K-State was makes the last 25ish years that much sweeter. #tighttuckdngaf
Bought three to make a spread and Snyder signed one of them. #outtucktemall

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« Reply #1826 on: July 11, 2017, 08:37:37 AM »


what kind of a psychopath was in charge of the line breaks

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« Reply #1827 on: July 11, 2017, 09:19:15 AM »
Random, but this surfaced tonight while I was organizing some stuff in the basement. Wefald gave it to me when I was writing a Collegian story about his retirement. At the time, I thought it was weird he had it so readily available (still picture him opening a closet full of them and grabbing one off the top of the stack), but I'm glad I have it now. He also gave me a copy of the "apology story" SI wrote a few years later.

Why did they write an apology story?

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« Reply #1828 on: July 11, 2017, 10:00:38 AM »
Random, but this surfaced tonight while I was organizing some stuff in the basement. Wefald gave it to me when I was writing a Collegian story about his retirement. At the time, I thought it was weird he had it so readily available (still picture him opening a closet full of them and grabbing one off the top of the stack), but I'm glad I have it now. He also gave me a copy of the "apology story" SI wrote a few years later.

Why did they write an apology story?

I believe it was a deal Wefald or Snyder (can't remember who) made with the reporter. If we started to improve, he'd come back to Manhattan and do another story. It wasn't a literal apology so much as a "look, they don't suck anymore" story.

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« Reply #1829 on: July 11, 2017, 10:31:57 AM »
It was a deal with Wefald. 

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« Reply #1830 on: July 11, 2017, 10:34:30 AM »
It was not a deal with Snyder.

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Re: Media hates us, we get no respect, keep the chip on our shoulder thread
« Reply #1831 on: July 11, 2017, 12:13:39 PM »
I bought them both off ebay. How shitty K-State was makes the last 25ish years that much sweeter. #tighttuckdngaf
Bought three to make a spread and Snyder signed one of them. #outtucktemall

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« Reply #1832 on: August 05, 2017, 06:22:26 AM »
Not media, but an anonymous Big 12 coach.

https://athlonsports.com/college-football/big-12-coaches-talk-anonymously-about-conference-foes-2017

"It’s an interesting situation because Coach Snyder had health problems this year and people are going to think they may fall off because of the long-term uncertainty, but his coordinators do most of the actual coaching, and they’ve got a quality staff. I don’t see that really being an issue.”
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Re: Media hates us, we get no respect, keep the chip on our shoulder thread
« Reply #1833 on: August 08, 2017, 04:56:18 PM »
Not media, but an anonymous Big 12 coach.

https://athlonsports.com/college-football/big-12-coaches-talk-anonymously-about-conference-foes-2017

"It’s an interesting situation because Coach Snyder had health problems this year and people are going to think they may fall off because of the long-term uncertainty, but his coordinators do most of the actual coaching, and they’ve got a quality staff. I don’t see that really being an issue.”

I'm thinking that is Gundy.

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« Reply #1834 on: August 09, 2017, 01:22:21 PM »
Not media, but an anonymous Big 12 coach.

https://athlonsports.com/college-football/big-12-coaches-talk-anonymously-about-conference-foes-2017

"It’s an interesting situation because Coach Snyder had health problems this year and people are going to think they may fall off because of the long-term uncertainty, but his coordinators do most of the actual coaching, and they’ve got a quality staff. I don’t see that really being an issue.”

I'm thinking that is Gundy.

How much of this do you guys actually believe about it's mainly the coordinators coaching?  What does snyder do up til 3am other than snarfing t-bell?

I've always thought that when we win, synder gets all the credit, but when we lose it's mainly aimed at the coordinators.  Can't be both.

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« Reply #1835 on: August 09, 2017, 01:44:16 PM »
Not media, but an anonymous Big 12 coach.

https://athlonsports.com/college-football/big-12-coaches-talk-anonymously-about-conference-foes-2017

"It’s an interesting situation because Coach Snyder had health problems this year and people are going to think they may fall off because of the long-term uncertainty, but his coordinators do most of the actual coaching, and they’ve got a quality staff. I don’t see that really being an issue.”

I'm thinking that is Gundy.

How much of this do you guys actually believe about it's mainly the coordinators coaching?  What does snyder do up til 3am other than snarfing t-bell?

I've always thought that when we win, synder gets all the credit, but when we lose it's mainly aimed at the coordinators.  Can't be both.

I think anyone who has ever had a conversation with anyone over the age of 75 understands that this team wouldn't win any football games if LHC Bill Snyder were actually doing all of the things he gets credit for. I do believe that having him in the head coach position probably helps with recruiting, though.

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Re: Media hates us, we get no respect, keep the chip on our shoulder thread
« Reply #1836 on: August 09, 2017, 01:55:10 PM »
Nothing anyone associated with K-State football does "helps with recruiting."

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« Reply #1837 on: August 09, 2017, 01:56:30 PM »
Nothing anyone associated with K-State football does "helps with recruiting."

Feel like we've had current players help more with recruiting than anything.


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« Reply #1838 on: August 09, 2017, 02:00:18 PM »
Nothing anyone associated with K-State football does "helps with recruiting."

I think recruiting is probably better than it would be with Sean as head coach, the same staff and no Bill as figurehead.

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« Reply #1839 on: August 09, 2017, 02:01:48 PM »
K-State football recruiting is merely an alignment of kids intrinsic desires with the extrinsic logistics of arranging flights and hotels.

IDEA:  lots of old travel agents have lost their jobs over the past decade.  Let's talk a couple of them out of retirement and have them be "grad assistants" (lifetime learning).  They can focus 100% on booking flights and rooms for youngsters.


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« Reply #1842 on: August 24, 2017, 12:33:22 PM »
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For cryin' out loud, when are people going to get on the JayHawk bandwagon. This is KU's time and KU's season. Last year Kansas punched out mighty Texas, this year the rest of the conference will take note.


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« Reply #1844 on: August 24, 2017, 12:44:33 PM »
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For cryin' out loud, when are people going to get on the JayHawk bandwagon. This is KU's time and KU's season. Last year Kansas punched out mighty Texas, this year the rest of the conference will take note.

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« Reply #1845 on: August 24, 2017, 12:47:03 PM »
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For cryin' out loud, when are people going to get on the JayHawk bandwagon. This is KU's time and KU's season. Last year Kansas punched out mighty Texas, this year the rest of the conference will take note.

Dude got called out right away but another beaker, but it still makes me laugh the thought. 6, freaking, turnovers. And ku needed every single one of them.
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« Reply #1846 on: September 13, 2017, 12:59:12 PM »
No. 18 Kansas State at Vanderbilt (+4)
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Suddenly the offense is a weapon
'Dores get a big win
Very quietly, Vanderbilt has turned into a force. The defense has allowed just two third-down conversions in 26 attempts (7.69 percent) -- the best mark in the nation. They've allowed just two trips to the red zone in two games, and neither resulted in points -- not even a field goal. Good luck, Kansas State. Coach Derek Mason's stingy defense combined with a suddenly balanced offense under quarterback Kyle Shurmur (seven touchdowns, zero interceptions) makes the Commodores the easy play to not only cover, but win comfortably. Pick: Commodores (+3.5)

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« Reply #1847 on: September 13, 2017, 01:11:25 PM »
I agree, Kansas is a minimum Top 10--in its Conference.

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« Reply #1848 on: September 13, 2017, 01:16:07 PM »
Dores, we're gonna a little more creativity out of you.   Feel free to continue posting, but try and do better.   

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« Reply #1849 on: September 16, 2017, 10:55:53 AM »
 Only Corso picked the Cats to beat the Dores  :shakesfist: