CBK Fired up

Discussion in 'Football' started by JacketForLife, Feb 6, 2019.

  1. Akinji07

    Akinji07 Inventor of Thursdays

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    I changed my alarm to this in the morning, now i'm up by 7am and out the door by 7.15 after öööö, shower and shave.
     
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  2. GTCrew

    GTCrew Dodd-Like

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    Yeah, if they get the ATL/404/hometown hero thing going, it is going to make all the difference in the world.

    It is not unfathomable to realign college football in this state to where people and recruits in the city think of GT as their team and think of UGAy as the college for the hayseeds OTP.
     
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  3. gtphd

    gtphd Georgia Polytechnic and State University

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    Bud and G. Wayne both shot down that marketing approach for decades (connect GT to the ATL). Their belief was/is that GT is a world-renowned university that just happens to be in Atlanta, not an "Atlanta University" (think of the University of Chicago, MIT, etc.) Because they felt that the university should market itself that way, they both limited the AA's ability to effectively market as the local college to Atlanta kids.
     
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  4. texstinger

    texstinger Dodd-Like

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    May their names never be uttered on The Flats again.
     
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  5. gtphd

    gtphd Georgia Polytechnic and State University

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    G. Wayne was great for Tech. He didn't like that marketing approach from the AA, but that's peanuts compared to his accomplishments. Bud, on the other hand, has been a disaster.
     
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  6. TechPhi97

    TechPhi97 Dodd-Like

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    Well, if you can't get behind the guy now, you never will. That's the stuff we need. "People ask me how I'm going to recruit against Alabama. I tell them 'öööö, it's going to be easier!'"
     
  7. BuckNasty

    BuckNasty Damn Good Rat

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    That seems so damn myopically stupid. Why didn't G. Wayne get that there is a difference between the football team and the profile of the school? MIT and Chicago don't have Div-I athletic programs. I get that GT used to be a really good regional university but then expanded beyond that. Simply trying to brand your sports team to a region wouldn't have made us go backwards on the academic side.

    I can't point to many Bud accomplishments. He generally let the hick, State of Georgia legislature bitch slap us around.

    Rural Georgia can go die on a ööööing vine as far as I'm concerned.
     
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  8. TypicalTechFan

    TypicalTechFan Varsity Lurker

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    Stacey Abrams is a Stingtalker??
     
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  9. samsgt02

    samsgt02 Helluva Engineer

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    No, no, no. Wrong attitude. The attitude is the state of Georgia is just fine, but Atlanta is exceptional. Focus on the positives.
     
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  10. GoGATech

    GoGATech Has Seen It All

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  11. goldeagle

    goldeagle Dodd-Like

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    Easy on rural GA, there are kids there whom we will want.
     
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  12. ClubSeats

    ClubSeats Employee of the Month

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    Don't forget to drink your juice
     
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  13. BuckNasty

    BuckNasty Damn Good Rat

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    You're absolutely right, kids who want to get the hell out!
     
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  14. gtphd

    gtphd Georgia Polytechnic and State University

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    There’s nothing wrong with Rural Georgia. I frequently go to Roswell to eat.
     
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  15. JOJATK

    JOJATK Flats Noob

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  16. JOJATK

    JOJATK Flats Noob

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    LMAO!!:biggrin::lol:
     
  17. Techbert

    Techbert Dodd-Like

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    Check out Key's body language at the start of the press conference. Did not want to be there. Did not want to talk to the media. Just wanted to go coach.

    Kinda like Tenuta.

    So I am less worried about him becoming a HFC somewhere else the next year or two.
     
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  18. Vespidie

    Vespidie Jolly Good Fellow

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    I see what you did there. :cooleek:
     
  19. JacketForLife

    JacketForLife Flats Noob

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    In years time, Key will be our head coach