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College Football, Week 3

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Della9250, Sep 9, 2019.

  1. Della9250

    Della9250 Well-Known Member

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  2. tapintoamerica

    tapintoamerica Well-Known Member

    Yeah. The SEC and its broadcast partners are involved in a conspiracy against them. Right.
  3. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member

    Part of that has to do with the way games are selected, right? Those non-conference games are going to be the only time the SEC Network can get them before CBS and ESPN scoop up the big conference games.

    And it's obviously been such a hindrance to Alabama. It's a miracle they even manage to win those games by 40 points.
  4. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    That and the low-tier teams they are "forced" to play (at home of course).
  5. Alma

    Alma Well-Known Member

    Alabama can play the game any time it wants. Pay the fine the SEC would levy for breaking ranks with the TV contract and show up when you please.
  6. swingline

    swingline Well-Known Member

    Ala-fucking-bama bitching about kickoff time is rich.
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  7. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member

    It is weird, though, that Alabama usually gets the 11 a.m. or 3 p.m. game when they're on the SEC Network, and LSU is always put in the 6:30 time slot.
    Since the SEC Network was launched in 2014, Alabama has played 14 day games and three night games (including the upcoming one against Southern Miss) against non-conference opponents at home. The last was in 2017.
    LSU has played 16 night games and zero day games.
  8. Chef2

    Chef2 Well-Known Member

    I've got a question.
    What damn difference does it make?
    You're gonna win 62-3.
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  9. HappyCurmudgeon

    HappyCurmudgeon Well-Known Member

    Because they are feeding into that aura about Death Valley at night.

    No such aura exists in Tuscaloosa. That team is hard to play any hour of the day.
  10. Neutral Corner

    Neutral Corner Well-Known Member

    Mostly that it's going to be hotter than the hinges of hell out there Saturday afternoon.
  11. tapintoamerica

    tapintoamerica Well-Known Member

    Looks like it's gonna be hotter than hell throughout September in all of Trumpist America.
  12. HappyCurmudgeon

    HappyCurmudgeon Well-Known Member

    It's fucking hot at night in the deep south too until October or later. The lowest humidity of the day this time of year is about 5 a.m.
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