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  1. playthrough replied to the thread NCAA Week 12.

    If you had Baylor at 3-to-1 on the moneyline, my deepest condolences. Zero points in the second half, unreal.

    Nov 16, 2019 at 11:11 PM
  2. playthrough liked Ben Pope's post in the thread Bizarre editorial from the Northwestern student newspaper.

    I worked at the Daily Northwestern for 4 years prior to graduating this past spring. I know I'm late to this discussion, but I wanted...

    Nov 16, 2019 at 10:56 PM
  3. playthrough replied to the thread NCAA Week 12.

    Now that's painting a picture.

    Nov 16, 2019 at 10:53 PM
  4. playthrough replied to the thread NFL Week 11 Thread: Hines Ward crack-back block edition.

    For the posters who dabble in short-term investing ... I bet Arizona +13.5 vs. SF before the Monday nighter, and after that slugfest the...

    Nov 16, 2019 at 10:29 PM
  5. playthrough replied to the thread NCAA Week 12.

    I also had Florida, ND over, Southern Miss over, Texas ... but laying the big points with the Buckeyes was fun on Thursday at the...

    Nov 16, 2019 at 10:11 PM
  6. playthrough replied to the thread NCAA Week 12.

    Never in doubt! For a change I passed on an IU over, but I took them +14.5. Will be very curious to see the line vs. Michigan next week,...

    Nov 16, 2019 at 9:47 PM
  7. playthrough replied to the thread Bizarre editorial from the Northwestern student newspaper.

    Both of you, knock it off. And the word "libtard" should be permanently barred from our discourse.

    Nov 15, 2019 at 7:53 PM
  8. playthrough replied to the thread Sports Illustrated layoffs.

    WATN isn't anywhere near what it used to be, and that's disappointing considering it's an evergreen issue that can be worked on all...

    Nov 15, 2019 at 7:51 PM
  9. playthrough liked CD Boogie's post in the thread NFL Week 11 Thread: Hines Ward crack-back block edition.

    He picked the wrong week to quit amphetamines.

    Nov 15, 2019 at 2:45 PM
  10. playthrough replied to the thread NFL Week 11 Thread: Hines Ward crack-back block edition.

    Bet the mortgage that one of the Cleveland-Pittsburgh games will be on prime time again next year.

    Nov 15, 2019 at 1:38 PM
  11. playthrough replied to the thread NCAA Week 12.

    The face value in the primo seats might be less than you think, since the real money is paid up front to the athletic department. Surely...

    Nov 15, 2019 at 1:29 PM
  12. playthrough liked HanSenSE's post in the thread NFL Week 11 Thread: Hines Ward crack-back block edition.

    I think it's like I say about SportsCenter: ProFootballTalk was a helluva follow once, kids. You would have loved it.

    Nov 15, 2019 at 1:07 PM
  13. playthrough replied to the thread NFL Week 11 Thread: Hines Ward crack-back block edition.

    What the hell? Is that some kind of an SEO stunt, putting Kaep and Garrett together?

    Nov 15, 2019 at 1:01 PM
  14. playthrough liked BTExpress's post in the thread Carolina Panthers beat reporter - Charlotte Observer.

    He originally was Charlotte's NASCAR writer . . . when the paper in NASCAR's hub --- whose offices are literally in the NASCAR Hall of...

    Nov 15, 2019 at 12:47 PM
  15. playthrough replied to the thread NFL Week 11 Thread: Hines Ward crack-back block edition.

    The NFL is almost lucky that all anyone can talk about today is Garrett, overshadowing the first-half hit on that Steelers WR that left...

    Nov 15, 2019 at 10:53 AM
  16. playthrough replied to the thread Bizarre editorial from the Northwestern student newspaper.

    Maybe, but the Northwestern journalism school isn't winning the battle in the public eye of "these aren't all our students!" A college...

    Nov 15, 2019 at 9:57 AM
  17. playthrough replied to the thread Gannett, Gatehouse talking merger.

    There were originally 10 cliffhangers but five got laid off.

    Nov 14, 2019 at 8:18 PM
  18. playthrough replied to the thread Last movie you watched.......

    Once I found "Rounders" on Netflix last night, that was that. Such a solid movie. I remember seeing it with my wife (then-girlfriend)...

    Nov 14, 2019 at 8:09 PM
  19. playthrough replied to the thread NCAA Week 12.

    Would like to know how that materialized as a story, why bring it up days in advance of the game? It shouldn't be embarrassing -- still...

    Nov 14, 2019 at 7:57 PM
  20. playthrough replied to the thread Sports Illustrated layoffs.

    I love their business model: absolutely zero free reads online, a pretty stout subscription price with no discounts, limited advertising...

    Nov 14, 2019 at 7:49 PM
  21. playthrough replied to the thread Sports Illustrated layoffs.

    There's still one or two very good stories in there every month and I am convinced it could still work as a print product, but like so...

    Nov 14, 2019 at 2:32 PM
  22. playthrough replied to the thread Sports Illustrated layoffs.

    General-interest city/state magazines come to mind for me as the best monthly templates, like Texas Monthly or Philadelphia Mag. The...

    Nov 14, 2019 at 1:37 PM
  23. playthrough replied to the thread Bizarre editorial from the Northwestern student newspaper.

    Various staffers also described Sessions’s appearance on campus as traumatizing, suggesting that, during such events, it’s best not to...

    Nov 14, 2019 at 12:52 PM
  24. playthrough replied to the thread NCAA Week 12.

    The South Point might make a few grand on Rutgers novelty bets. Especially since no one will take the other side.

    Nov 14, 2019 at 9:30 AM
  25. playthrough replied to the thread Sports Illustrated layoffs.

    A feature on Player X that had a couple good weeks and is the talk of his/her sport, SI's bread-and-butter, is also too risky on a...

    Nov 14, 2019 at 9:15 AM