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Sunday, December 07, 2014

OT - College Football Bowl Spectacular (December 2014 - January 2015)

December 31   1:00 PM  Peach Bowl             Ole Miss v. TCU
              5:00 PM  Fiesta Bowl            Boise State v. Arizona
              8:30 PM  Orange Bowl            Mississippi State v. Georgia Tech
January 1     1:00 PM  Cotton Bowl            Michigan State v. Baylor
              5:00 PM  Rose Bowl              Florida State v. Oregon
              8:30 PM  Sugar Bowl             Ohio State v. Alabama
January 12    8:30 PM  Championship Game      Rose winner v. Sugar winner
Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: December 07, 2014 at 08:36 PM | 106 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

OT: Soccer December 2014

Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has issued an apology after an image he re-posted on Instagram on Monday led to accusations of racism and anti-Semitism.

Balotelli, 24, shared an image on Monday evening on the social networking site featuring the Nintendo character Mario that included the words “jumps like a black man and grabs coins like a Jew.”

Oh Mario.

The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott) Posted: December 02, 2014 at 06:27 AM | 344 comment(s)
  Beats: off-topic, soccer

Monday, December 01, 2014

OT: Monthly NBA Thread - December 2014

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about the NBA, but with our own thread, we won’t detract from what this site is really about: trying to justify how Billy Beane isn’t crazy.

The District Attorney Posted: December 01, 2014 at 12:32 AM | 776 comment(s)
  Beats: basketball, nba, off-topic

Saturday, November 01, 2014

OT: Monthly NBA Thread - November 2014

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about the NBA, but with our own thread, we won’t detract from what this site is really about: whether communicable diseases are politicians’ fault.

The District Attorney Posted: November 01, 2014 at 01:14 PM | 1175 comment(s)
  Beats: basketball, nba, off-topic

OT - November 2014 College Football thread

“It is the first day of November and so, today, someone will die.”

Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: November 01, 2014 at 12:07 PM | 1165 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

OT: Monthly NBA Thread - October 2014

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about the NBA, but with our own thread, we won’t detract from what this site is really about: JETER

The District Attorney Posted: October 01, 2014 at 04:32 PM | 715 comment(s)
  Beats: basketball, nba, off-topic

OT:  October 2014 - College Football thread

Georgia Institute of Technology will be the first university in the world to integrate bitcoin payments into its stadium concession sales and student dining and shopping credit system, announced Wednesday by BitPay, the world’s leading bitcoin payment processor.

Bitcoin point-of-sale devices will be located in the student section of Bobby Dodd Stadium, and the Barnes & Noble store in Tech Square will be home to a bitcoin-enabled point purchase terminal for student credit BuzzCards. Students who use bitcoin will now be able to purchase food and goods at almost all locations on the Tech campus.

Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: October 01, 2014 at 12:17 PM | 546 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

OT: September 2014 College Football thread

Link is to Ian Boyd’s piece at SBNation on the evolution of the zone read:

{I}f you were to ask a longtime defensive coach like Manny Diaz where the sport is heading, he’d point you to a signature moment in the most thrilling game in recent memory: Auburn’s victory in the 2013 Iron Bowl over mighty Alabama.

But Diaz wasn’t as struck by the “Kick Six” touchdown that sealed the deal for the Tigers, nor the budding Saban-vs.-spread rivalry. Instead Diaz zeroes in on a play by Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall, one ending 31 seconds before Chris Davis’ 109-yard game-winner.

“It’s the most significant thing to happen to college football,” the 17-year coaching veteran says. “The most important play of last season was the touchdown that tied the game at 28.”

The play in question started out as a standard zone-read play, one Auburn had been running the entire season. It was at this moment that Gus Malzahn’s offense brought football’s future to the biggest stage.

Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: September 02, 2014 at 01:10 PM | 404 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

Monday, September 01, 2014

OT: Monthly NBA Thread - September 2014

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about the NBA, but with our own thread, we won’t detract from what this site is really about: college football, hockey, soccer, and wrestling.

The District Attorney Posted: September 01, 2014 at 05:03 PM | 402 comment(s)
  Beats: basketball, nba, off-topic

Sunday, August 17, 2014

OT August 2014:  Wrassle Mania I

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about wrasslin’, but with their own thread, they won’t detract from what this site is really about:  the demographic appeal of Swisher Sweets and Grant Brisbee’s taste in porn.

Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: August 17, 2014 at 01:15 PM | 323 comment(s)
  Beats: off-topic, wrasslin', wrestling

Friday, August 01, 2014

OT:  2014 College Football pre-season thread


Rk Team (1st)           Pts
 1 Florida State 
(56)   1543
 2 Alabama              1455
 3 Oklahoma 
(3)         1382
 4 Oregon 
(1)           1314
 5 Auburn               1271
 6 Ohio State 
(1)       1267
 7 UCLA                 1085
 8 Michigan State       1050
 9 South Carolina 
(1)   1009
10 Baylor                965 


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Rk Team (1st)           Pts
 1 Florida State 
(56)   1543
 2 Alabama              1455
 3 Oklahoma 
(3)         1382
 4 Oregon 
(1)           1314
 5 Auburn               1271
 6 Ohio State 
(1)       1267
 7 UCLA                 1085
 8 Michigan State       1050
 9 South Carolina 
(1)   1009
10 Baylor                965 


Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: August 01, 2014 at 03:19 PM | 102 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

OT: Monthly NBA Thread - August 2014

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about the NBA, but with our own thread, we won’t detract from what this site is really about: the history of Algeria??  ####### seriously???  #############…

Ahhh… that’s better.

 

The District Attorney Posted: August 01, 2014 at 01:25 PM | 383 comment(s)
  Beats: basketball, nba, off-topic

 

 

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