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by IdAggie
November 19th, 2016, 5:30 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Gary Anderson...
Replies: 19
Views: 1366

Gary Anderson...

"Players make plays players win games" In this game ...players don't make plays players lose games. This one is not on the coaching staff. Had a good game plan and dominated the game, but players did not make plays to secure the win. Muffed punt, bad interception, missed defensive assignments, dropp...
by IdAggie
November 18th, 2016, 1:38 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Future head coach options
Replies: 47
Views: 4349

Re: Future head coach options

Wells will not be going anywhere...no need to speculate right now.
by IdAggie
October 26th, 2016, 2:37 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Question about exhibition game/games
Replies: 20
Views: 1851

Re: Question about exhibition game/games

Does anyone know why we only have 1 exhibition game this year? Are we doing a closed scrimmage with another university that counts as the other exhibition game? Just curious if anyone knows anything. Thanks! I am fairly certain that there is a closed scrimmage against another team this year. Does a...
by IdAggie
October 26th, 2016, 2:34 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Could this be the answer or just another question?
Replies: 14
Views: 1813

Re: Could this be the answer or just another question?

I think the overarching issue is just what you said. The culture of the players has changed dramatically. gA demanded nothing less than winning. The players brought 100% of their game. I really think some players became entitled and expected that automatic wins were going to come. For example, now ...
by IdAggie
October 6th, 2016, 12:59 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Casdon Jardine to Boise State
Replies: 51
Views: 4707

Re: Casdon Jardine to Boise State

I have been to some shoot arounds and practices and Brigo can shoot extremely well and understands the game well. I was not excited when we signed him, but I can see some promise. He is also holding his own with some of the more experienced guards. Who knows if his shooting ability an game knowledge...
by IdAggie
October 6th, 2016, 12:49 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Offensive Line
Replies: 12
Views: 905

Re: Offensive Line

Truth....I would add KJ Uluave to your list of those who could help. He has all of the intangibles and is very athletic at 300 lbs. He transitioned from DE to OL during this red shirt freshman year had to work on technique, which was lacking but has significantly improved. Last year as a freshman he...
by IdAggie
September 28th, 2016, 11:37 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: I posit that there has been no offensive line improvement...
Replies: 28
Views: 1732

Re: I posit that there has been no offensive line improvemen

O-Line is much better this year and O-line coaching is a dramatic improvement.
by IdAggie
September 28th, 2016, 11:34 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Justice, I guess?
Replies: 41
Views: 3762

Re: Justice, I guess?

I can also confirm the findings and punishment that Naked Bull Rider has stated. This is based on info shared with me from inside the football offices. Official (don't know which one) will be suspended two games and and not allowed to officiate a bowl game. This is unfortunate as the calls (Tarvers ...
by IdAggie
August 30th, 2016, 3:03 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Student Tickets Going Fast
Replies: 6
Views: 929

Student Tickets Going Fast

I walked by the card office today and the student allotment of tickets will easily sale out!! It looked like they only had about 300-400 left out of what I believe is 6000 seats. There was also a long line of students waiting to get tickets. It should be a good opening game environment! It will be i...
by IdAggie
January 9th, 2016, 7:22 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Surprise
Replies: 6
Views: 1276

Surprise

Amen...effort and attitude are the two aspects of an individual's and teams game that can always be controlled. You really can't fully control much else as there are other variables and an opponent involved. Let's get people on the court who will consistently demonstrate these attributes. I guarante...
by IdAggie
December 4th, 2015, 11:46 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: OC
Replies: 73
Views: 6002

Re: OC

Oklahoma after Heupel...Many felt that Heupel was fired unjustly to take the heat off Stoops being fired. Look at what has happened to their offense post-Heupel as OC. 2014 Points per game - 36.2 - #20 nationally Yards per game - 465 - #24 nationally 2015 Points per game - 45.8 - #3 nationally Yards...
by IdAggie
November 14th, 2015, 3:38 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: And we continue to be proven right
Replies: 9
Views: 847

Re: And we continue to be proven right

Dang, if Collette were not a looser and bailed on his team we would be unbeaten. Same dang deal, both bailed on their team and put self above team. Do we really want or need that attitude? I would bank on more success any day without it.


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by IdAggie
November 14th, 2015, 2:11 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: CK
Replies: 11
Views: 747

CK

Yes, let's change it up and put CK in. Something has to be done to switch the what is going on up and change the dynamics. The entire team may respond positively to the change.

CK has shredded AF in his career.


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by IdAggie
October 9th, 2015, 3:40 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Great Bosie State Tickets Available
Replies: 0
Views: 476

Great Bosie State Tickets Available

I will be out of town and have 4 prime tickets for the BSU game. It is killing me as this is one of the few games I have missed for years. I want them to go to a USU fan to keep the place Aggie Blue and not BSU orange! Location - Section 3 Row 2 (chair backs on south 20 yard line) I would like to ge...
by IdAggie
September 3rd, 2015, 12:24 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Parking
Replies: 5
Views: 497

Re: Parking

Yes, the northwest entrance to the stadium should be open.
by IdAggie
August 10th, 2015, 1:17 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Devonte Robinson
Replies: 38
Views: 3896

Re: Devonte Robinson

Swindall was on the sidelines and dressed, but not participating in 11 v 11 and other game like portions of practice. I missed the first part of practice and he may have been running through positional drills. He was really coaching up some of the newer receivers and showing solid leadership. He loo...
by IdAggie
August 10th, 2015, 12:59 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Devonte Robinson
Replies: 38
Views: 3896

Re: Devonte Robinson

Corner back rolled up his leg on poorly thrown screen pass. Devonte stayed for the rest of practice, but his knee was heavily iced and he was on crutches. Hope it is not an ACL. Despite our depth at receiver, we cant afford to lose another proven play maker at the position. He was moving on it bette...
by IdAggie
July 23rd, 2015, 10:50 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Alexis Dargenton
Replies: 36
Views: 6625

Re: Alexis Dargenton

The coaching staff is really excited about this kid. They believe he brings tremendous upside to the team and will play a key role this coming year. He is a Mountain West talent that will help them compete at a higher level this coming season. The thought from the staff is that Dargenton would have ...
by IdAggie
July 8th, 2015, 2:31 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: HJ joins the mudslinging over Maverik Stadium
Replies: 82
Views: 4663

Re: HJ joins the mudslinging over Maverik Stadium

The HJ and in particular Kevin Opsahl (reporter) will continue to beat on Maverik Stadium and take any negative angle on it that they can. Kevin is the person at the HJ who's primary responsibility is to cover USU. He is known on campus as one who is always chasing the negative story to try to make ...
by IdAggie
July 2nd, 2015, 11:49 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Calling All Colorado Aggies
Replies: 20
Views: 1754

Re: Calling All Colorado Aggies

Colorado is a great place to live, you will love it! We lived in Monument (20 minutes south of Castle Rock) for 11 years before moving to Cache Valley 4 years ago. Never thought we would leave Colorado because we loved it so much. The opportunity to return to USU for a great position and our love fo...
by IdAggie
April 6th, 2015, 5:28 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: DJ Nelson
Replies: 28
Views: 3114

DJ Nelson

Stopped by practice today and DJ was running with the #2 offense. Does anyone know if Hobbs is hurt? He was there, but did not take snaps and they only used the 1's and 2's on offense during the end of practice scrimmage. I have not been too excited about DJ and thought that he may change positions....
by IdAggie
March 30th, 2015, 10:20 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: 0-7 the first seven games
Replies: 7
Views: 1427

Re: 0-7 the first seven games

AMEN! Tim D. is our guy and there is no amount of (I can't express myself without swearing) that is going to change that. Lets get behind him and the team by giving them the support they deserve as "our Aggies". Barnes has made few if any major mistakes in his tenure as AD. The positives that have c...
by IdAggie
October 17th, 2014, 11:06 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: CSU roll call
Replies: 23
Views: 1224

Re: CSU roll call

Me+3=115

Been enjoying the great state of Colorado for several days. Can't wait for the trip highlight/game tomorrow!

GO AGGIES!!
by IdAggie
August 31st, 2014, 11:23 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Kyler
Replies: 23
Views: 1401

Re: Kyler

Looked very similar to Kyle Whimpy's knee injury last year. Hoping that he is back soon. Big part of the defense and schemes we run.
by IdAggie
July 28th, 2014, 7:59 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: 2018 Offer
Replies: 8
Views: 950

Re: 2018 Offer

So he just finished 9th grade? Well, okay here's some 7th grade footage that's likely pretty worthless (I think he's no. 25): [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEnWQcIc6TA&list=PLgypVSSGCG-hgLiXU0w6QOGTWjm7uvNz7[/youtube] Just finished 8th grade, so the video is only one year old. Looks like...
by IdAggie
June 16th, 2014, 12:45 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Rat ball
Replies: 4
Views: 1441

Re: Rat ball

Anyone know what time they will be playing throughout this week. I know that camps are going on and they generally play in the evenings after camp.
by IdAggie
June 14th, 2014, 1:11 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Rat ball
Replies: 4
Views: 1441

Rat ball

Anyone been to rat ball? Lots of new faces and it would be good to get some thoughts or first impressions.
by IdAggie
May 4th, 2014, 5:19 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Recruiting
Replies: 370
Views: 24095

Re: Recruiting

The lack of recruiting ability has been prevalent and noticeable for a few years. SSS nailed it with the inability to establish relationships with recruits along with other issues. It is also known that this staff is difficult to play for. This word spreads quickly among recruits and AAU coaches who...
by IdAggie
April 8th, 2014, 12:51 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Poor, Abused Shabazz Napier
Replies: 28
Views: 1632

Re: Poor, Abused Shabazz Napier

You all are missing the point. The majority of college athletes are not on on "full ride scholarships". The common perception is that all athletes get everything paid for. This is far from true. There are only 6 sports (out of 86 NCAA sanctioned) where all scholarships are full ride. For example, ba...
by IdAggie
April 8th, 2014, 11:50 am
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Poor, Abused Shabazz Napier
Replies: 28
Views: 1632

Re: Poor, Abused Shabazz Napier

Give me a break. So sick of the idea that the student athletes are mistreated and live in bad conditions. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk This is a broad and uninformed opinion, which frankly upsets me. Many college athletes are starving. I speak from the experience of having two children who ha...
by IdAggie
January 10th, 2014, 5:53 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: With money comes??? (long)
Replies: 3
Views: 739

Re: With money comes??? (long)

More money is not needed for strength/nutrition. Facilities and program are already top notch. Philosophical change from the coaching staff is needed on this one. I fully agree that there is a gap in out strength, quickness, agility, etc. compared to the competition. All of these can be developed in...
by IdAggie
December 1st, 2013, 1:03 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Stay classy byu
Replies: 42
Views: 3015

Re: Stay classy byu

Good win tonight cougs. Enjoy the rest of your season playing in the best half-full high school gyms that the West Coast Conference has to offer. This is the qwest for excellence that you have been after. Can you say on a qwest for irrelevance? We will enjoy our time playing at places like UNLV, New...
by IdAggie
October 7th, 2013, 12:25 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Loss of Joe Hill
Replies: 27
Views: 1556

Re: Loss of Joe Hill

ACL surgery late last week. Out for the season.
by IdAggie
September 20th, 2013, 3:51 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Sold Out...
Replies: 13
Views: 1194

Re: Sold Out...

I was at the ticket office a bit ago and the game is fully sold out! Hopefully MOFARS will be filled to the brim with USU fans who bought up the seats quickly!
by IdAggie
September 1st, 2013, 12:42 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Cramping...low carb diet?
Replies: 22
Views: 1385

Re: Cramping...low carb diet?

The nutrition program that the team is on has popped into my mind often since the loss to the U. I have an extensive background in both nutrition and exercise physiology. Over the past 3-5 years I have had the opportunity to work closely with some of the top sports nutritionists in the world, includ...