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Thread: In-Game Thread: Louisiana vs. Tulane

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    Quote Originally Posted by Turbine View Post
    You keep bringing up disconnect of "cost the game" and "lost the game" in connection with the turnovers.

    That is something I have never claimed.

    The turnovers' cost UL the win in regulation.

    The turnovers bought UL the opportunity to play and win it in overtime.

    All other scenarios aside from what actually happened are based on known unknowns' and unknown unknowns'. (Thanks Donald Rumsfeld)

    I'm dealing in known knowns, at least this once.
    Did you major in Semantics?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Turbine View Post
    There are dozens and dozens of ways UL could have won.

    3 out of 4 ways that prevented a regulation win

    1 way on a 2 that they lost.

    Boomer, is that you?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bandwagon King View Post
    You must be oversauced. Usually you are only ludicrous enough to be comical. But this is beyond comedy. It's the unknown comic run amuck on the gong show. I guarantee if you look up all the stats ever compiled in the history of football, the one absolute most consistent stat is that teams who lose the turnover battle consistently lose the game. And the worse you lose the turnover battle, the higher the odds of you losing the game. The fact is the reason the game went into overtime was the score was tied. You take away any one of their points from a lost possession deep in UL territory, & UL wins that game. never mind what happened in a crazy overtime. If UL doesn't turn the ball over four times they win. Anyone who can't acknowledge that fact is so eaten up with another agenda, they can't be considered credible in their opinion.
    And your dumb ___ is so ate up with your own deluded opinion, you can't get past the lazy, programmed response that "losing the turnover battle" always means a loss. Not to mention, you didn't watch the damn game! YOU DID NOT WATCH THE GAME. Your opinion is null and void. You have zero frame of reference, outside of the description you heard second hand.

    Lazy, lip service explanation for a coach that coached scared.

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    The team that has less turnovers usually wins. That's a statistical fact. But is that because the better team "usually" wins....and good teams don't "usually" turn it over much?

    I'll answer that, yes.

    Correlation does not mean causation.

    In this case we they scored 9 points off of our turnovers. 9.

    We had 180 yards in the FIRST QUARTER. Then we turned it over. Then we got scared of turning it over. Then we put the playbook away and ran Eli over and over and over again. The turnovers only mattered in that our coach got scared of them. You could literally see it happening as the play calling changed.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Just1More View Post
    Did Baer not kick a personal best FG (50 yards) to beat SDST in our first NO Bowl?
    I know nothing of a NOLA bowl against San Diego state .. I think you are making this up

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    Quote Originally Posted by cajun_lannister View Post
    I know nothing of a NOLA bowl against San Diego state .. I think you are making this up
    I think he will get it this time.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by charliek View Post
    The team that has less turnovers usually wins. That's a statistical fact. But is that because the better team "usually" wins....and good teams don't "usually" turn it over much?

    I'll answer that, yes.

    Correlation does not mean causation.

    In this case we they scored 9 points off of our turnovers. 9.

    We had 180 yards in the FIRST QUARTER. Then we turned it over. Then we got scared of turning it over. Then we put the playbook away and ran Eli over and over and over again. The turnovers only mattered in that our coach got scared of them. You could literally see it happening as the play calling changed.
    As it turns out the inept coaching decisions and turnovers had nothing to do with the loss.

    A second game of multiple OTs was played to determine the winner.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Turbine View Post
    As it turns out the inept coaching decisions and turnovers had nothing to do with the loss.

    A second game of multiple OTs was played to determine the winner.
    sigh

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    Quote Originally Posted by charliek View Post
    Boomer, is that you?

    -NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Punctuation give away!!!!!!!!!! lol


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    Quote Originally Posted by Boomer View Post

    -NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Punctuation give away!!!!!!!!!! lol

    LOL....true

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boomer View Post

    -NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Punctuation give away!!!!!!!!!! lol

    I'm still in training.

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    Quote Originally Posted by charliek View Post
    I think he will get it this time.....
    I do now... I didn't in his first post.

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    Sure we stopped Tulane's running game with an effective run defense. But magically Tulane decided to test the secondary in OT and gave every team a recipe for beating us. If I'm an opposing coach I'm running the play below and forcing the Cajuns secondary to stop it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by RaginCajun77 View Post
    Sure we stopped Tulane's running game with an effective run defense. But magically Tulane decided to test the secondary in OT and gave every team a recipe for beating us. If I'm an opposing coach I'm running the play below and forcing the Cajuns secondary to stop it.

    Well 3 verticals, 1 short horizontal, and 1 diagonal

    -great breakdown however---Would you rather be playing man or some zone against this and why???


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    Quote Originally Posted by Boomer View Post

    Well 3 verticals, 1 short horizontal, and 1 diagonal

    -great breakdown however---Would you rather be playing man or some zone against this and why???

    It's difficult to say Boomer because I'm trying to figure out if we lack the talent in the secondary or have the players not been adequately coached up to know their assignments.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RaginCajun77 View Post
    It's difficult to say Boomer because I'm trying to figure out if we lack the talent in the secondary or have the players not been adequately coached up to know their assignments.
    As a safety you always should go with the deepest man. We did not do that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Redgineer View Post
    As a safety you always should go with the deepest man. We did not do that.
    Do we ever? Sigh

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