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Eddie Better Watch Out

Discussion in 'Professional Football' started by NOTREDAMECHIEF, Aug 15, 2004.

  1. Pre-season game with Eddie starting and JJ in late but JJ has the Cowboy boards buzzing.....

    Eddie George- 5 carries for 12 yards
    Julius Jones - 8 carries for 57

    The kids gonna be good!
  2. Jaxbuck

    Jaxbuck I hate tsun ‘18 Fantasy Baseball Champ

    Eddie had a tougher SOS :)
  3. buckeyefool

    buckeyefool He's back and better than ever!

    And who was Eddie in with compared to Who Jones was in with? There have been plenty of guys who look like world beaters in the preseason only to not touch the ball at all during the regular season
  4. osugrad21

    osugrad21 Capo Regime Staff Member

    Eddie's graduation rate is higher
  5. hmmmmm! Watching a replay of the Saints game and they are talking as if Courtney Watson may be on his way to beating out Cie Grant...
  6. BuckeyeNation27

    BuckeyeNation27 Goal Goal USA! Staff Member

    gee.....NDC isnt here to start trouble or anything.
  7. CALM DOWN LAD- I have been around here way to long to do something like that!! Just having fun before the season begins! Then as the last few years have gone I will go hide in a corner......

    I gotta get my shots in while I can!
  8. BuckeyeNation27

    BuckeyeNation27 Goal Goal USA! Staff Member

    shut up tool. dont call me lad.
  9. zincfinger

    zincfinger Gert Frobe-approved

    Buck up friends, and show some compassion for the downtrodden goldenhomers. But for the grace of God (or something like that) it could be us trying to salvage a sense of program success by scouring the NFL for the occasional alum who is (maybe) going to secure a starting spot.

    I think Eddie's just like The Bus; a great power runner on the back end of his career.
  10. You are so right, but the problem is it not the "occassional domer"
    there in fact is alot which really ticks me off at the lack of success over the last 10 years.....
  11. zincfinger

    zincfinger Gert Frobe-approved

    No doubt. I would assume that you'll be back eventually (I'm thinking around 4-5 years), if only because a lot of HS kids are intrigued by the national following and tradition. Right now though, you're not plucking away the 5-stars like you used to.

    If I were an ND fan, I'd want to see the program go back to old school football, and stop messing around with all the fancy-shmancy crap.
  12. Gotta give credit when it is due though!

    Will Smith is the man he is playing VERY WELL!!
  13. zincfinger

    zincfinger Gert Frobe-approved

    That guy was just a beast on the field since his sophomore year (3-year starter). From what I understand, some pro scouts considered him a little undersized, but he's got all the power he needs to go with his tremendous speed and versatility. The Saints made a very smart pick there - the best value of the first round in my opinion. In a few years, a lot of teams that picked earlier and bypassed Smith are going to let out a collective "D'oh!"
  14. osugrad21

    osugrad21 Capo Regime Staff Member

    Can't believe Chief didn't comment on my graduation rate remark:shake:
  15. zincfinger

    zincfinger Gert Frobe-approved

    That's alright, grad. A lot of us laughed at it, along with Jax's SOS remark.

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