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Alford curses at BYU player

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Moderator1, Feb 28, 2010.

  1. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    the word "asshole" comes out pretty clear here. Anybody there?

  2. BitterYoungMatador2

    BitterYoungMatador2 Well-Known Member

    Wonder where he would learn such a thing
  3. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    I'm confused- Wouldn't Alford have been in New Mexico locker room:

    "To his credit, Tavernari went to the BYU locker room after the game to apologize to Alford. In what looked like a fairly even match of assholishness, why did the player have to be the one to say sorry? Shouldn't we be holding coaches to a higher standard? Maybe, but Mormons tend to hold themselves to the highest."
  4. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Acorn never falls far from the tree, does it? (Talking about Alford.)
  5. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    Alford's dad would have never done that.
  6. Bubbler

    Bubbler Well-Known Member

    Release the Iowa fan hounds!
  7. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    Probably just a mistake
  8. Piotr Rasputin

    Piotr Rasputin New Member

    Wow . . . I guess Alford really does want to show Indiana fans that he would be a great fit there.

  9. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    Don't want to make excuses for a coach who should know better, but the BYU player did make an ass out of himself several times in the closing minutes.
  10. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Sure did.

    Frequent displays lacking in grace have emerged from that program's football and basketball activities when things don't go their way. Tsk, tsk.
  11. J Staley

    J Staley Member

    Alford's exhibited this behavior before. He will talk to opposing players way too much. When UNM played Southern Miss once some of their players didn't shake hands at the end of the game. Cameras caught him shouting to some of them, "I'll light your ass up!"
  12. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    Oh but dearie me, you can't say anything dirty to them because they are oh-so-holy Mormons.
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