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Some good bits (pasted) from TheAthletic's UMiami beat

Discussion in 'Awesome Recruiting' started by Jayhovah, Mar 10, 2020.

  1. Jayhovah

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    OL Ryan Rodriguez (recent Miami offer), showed up well against 5* Leonard Taylor
    I like that:
    #1 - We're considered a 'big school' again
    #2 - Miami isn't

    DT Savion Collins (Miami Commit)
    On Florida:
    On Miami:
    DT Leonard Taylor
    On Florida:
    On Miami:
    Enjoy!
    Recruiting revelations from the Miami Under Armour...
     
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  2. thale410

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  3. Gatorrick22

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    I don't know why any kid would choose Miami over the Gators at this point in time. Miami still sucks while the Gators are on an upward trajectory as a program. Miami is going downward.

    Go Gators!
     
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  4. DieAGator

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    Florida DTs.
     
  5. fox

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    Bling.
     
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  6. DieAGator

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    Made me think of the TO chain then Willie Taggart’s answer to it, The TO backpack. [​IMG]
    That’s Bling.
     
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  7. scooterp

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    I still can’t believe no one on that staff had the stones to walk up to him and say ...”Willie, this is a really really really really bad idea”.
     
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  8. fox

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    And now we know what's in it. Willie's cash.
     
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  9. GatorChoice

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    I tend to think it was more like the "ringer" from The Big Lebowski.
     
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  10. kryptonite

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    Uh. Actually IOU's from FSU to Willie.
     
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  11. TrueGator

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    So, what is the status of his payout? Is it delayed, or, just spread across years like usual? Did he get his lifetime supply of Spanx as a parting gift yet?
     
  12. Skink

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    Everybody should save a copy of this picture for future use when dealing with ref$u fans. This and that video of Rapeis going over backwards and fumbling the ball.
     
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  13. Gatorhead

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    UF needs to clean up in S Florida this cycle!
     
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  14. thekentuckygator

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    They could have at least used a ruck. That's beyond candyass.
     
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  15. Claygator

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    I don't get it either, and given the comments in those articles, it may very well that none of the kids do chose Miami.

    But I guess there are always those kids who can't handle the pressure of playing in front of 85,000 people.
     
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  16. mkfgator

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    It's not just that Miami is bad but who wants to play in front of the people in the concessions taking a break from steaming the hot dogs? Seriously. When I lived in South Florida, Miami was the king of college football--and also the easiest ticket in town--then! SF never supported the Canes. Plus, our coaches are just better. I like how Mullen tells these kids the brutal truth, which separates him form the rest--including the Miami coaches.The Miami coaches are getting desperate and have to be more creative with the truth and these kids usually want it real. It will get worse for Miami and we are seeing it now. Mullen tells the kids they will work their asses off , and if they don't want to do that, they need to go to another program and take a vacation. It challenges the recruits. Our "bad" recruiting has still turned in two top 10 classes, and we're just getting started. It will get better. Mullen is planting the seeds. They'll grow.
     
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  17. Gatorchip

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    Filled with Willie's dirty undies?
     
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  18. kryptonite

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    My recollection is he never had a signed contract, so he probably left FSU with a bag of IOU with indefinite payment date and no cash.
     
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  19. DeBigLeezard

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    Orrrrr.... that's the story that was fabricated.
    I am guessing that Willie and FSU settled on a $$ amount somewhere in between the ceiling and the bottom buyout?
    Just my guess but... all that went on at that time seems to be very fishy!!
    Very fishy!
     
  20. fox

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    I would say Walter's would be worse but we know Willie's are full of doody.