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FINAL. Troy Trojans 24. vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers 19.

Discussion in 'RayGator's Swamp Gas' started by hoyt233, Sep 15, 2018 at 1:13 PM.

  1. hoyt233

    hoyt233 GC Hall of Fame

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    Prattvile, AL-Go Lions!
    Troy leads 17-0 with 5 min. left in the 1st half.
     
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  2. LakeGator

    LakeGator Mostly Harmless Moderator VIP Member

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    Wouldn't it be great if Troy won?
     
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  3. hoyt233

    hoyt233 GC Hall of Fame

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    Prattvile, AL-Go Lions!
    17-7 Troy at the half.
     
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  4. hoyt233

    hoyt233 GC Hall of Fame

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    Prattvile, AL-Go Lions!
    Troy now leads 24-13 with 6 min. left in the game.
     
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  5. BastogneGator

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    Go Troy!!
     
  6. 62gator

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    Not a good start for Frosty.
     
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  7. hoyt233

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    Prattvile, AL-Go Lions!
    Troy takes down Nebraska 24-19.
     
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  8. GatorLuke

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    Yowsers. Let’s hope we don’t follow in those footsteps. Gators will be ready to play today after taking their bye last week. ‍♂️
     
  9. thale410

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    That job is going to be a major uphill grind.
     
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  10. 62gator

    62gator GC Hall of Fame

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    Getting the type of players he needs to go there is always going to be a struggle. That why I was a bit surprised he was so eager to take that job over another job. I get the whole going home and possibly being a savior thing, but it was a poor career decision, imho.
     
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  11. GatorSean

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    Interesting both Frost and Kelly are 0-2.

    People that criticize ADs (past and present) for their hires should consider this. It's as much a crap-shoot than anything.
     
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  12. thale410

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    Yeah, he may have let emotions derail a really promising career trajectory. His best move was probably to stay at UCF this season.
     
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    Maybe UCF isn't so sad to see Frosty go after all.
     
  14. gatorknights

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    I am biased in this, but I felt that UCF was a better opportunity for him--a program on the rise, UF & FSU struggling, and without the unrealistic expectations in Nebraska.
     
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  15. thale410

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    Win 11 or 12 again this year at UCF, and you'd have an unbelievable amount of employment leverage going forward.
     
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  16. hbgator

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    There are no Beaches in NE for the recruits to visit!
     
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  17. thale410

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    Or scores of really fast 2-3 star kids within 100 miles of campus to offer.
     
  18. gatorknights

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    Just a bunch of corn-fed midwest farm boys for OL's, but they are going to have a tough time poaching FL and CA for speed players.
     
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    Agator88 All American

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    Their starter Martinez is pretty good, may of been a hangover from that Colorado loss.
     
  20. INGATORSWETRUST

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    Martinez got hurt in game 1 and backup transferred when lost the starting job right before season began. Can’t win without a QB