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Some NCAA football players getting paid to underperform

Discussion in 'Buckeye Football' started by IronBuckI, May 16, 2004.

  1. IronBuckI

    IronBuckI Calmer than you are.

  2. BuckeyeTrail

    BuckeyeTrail Michael Jenkins...does it again!!!

    What I do know is that the panthers-cowboys wild card game last year was fixed. the panthers would have won anyway, but it's still disgusting nonetheless.
  3. tibor75

    tibor75 Banned

    Let's see....suspects...

    Stanley Jackson against scUM in 97
    Shawn "Oops I slipped" Springs against scUM in 96
    Big Kitten against MSU in 98
    Bellisari - his entire career

    Wow, this game is fun.
  4. vrbryant

    vrbryant Ever thus to ____ers Staff Member

    Stanley Jackson's the only one that ever made me wonder.
  5. IronBuckI

    IronBuckI Calmer than you are.

    If it wasn't for the fact that Gamble overplayed every single hitch and go route. I would have said Gamble v. Wisconsin. Tibor, those were some of the examples I was thinking of. I was at work during the MSU debacle, and only caught the high/low lights. What would make Katzenmoyer suspect?
    Last edited: May 16, 2004
  6. Nixon

    Nixon Wears Scarlet-colored glasses

    I think you can guess what I think of this thread.
  7. Buckeye737

    Buckeye737 Sophmore

    Yeah, I don't agree with anything concerning the 98 MSU game. The Bucks were just snake bit from mid-game on. I remember a shanked punt by MSU hitting an OSU blocker in the back and bouncing right back to MSU. It was one of those things where I just the knew the ball was bouncing the wrong way.
  8. OSUBasketballJunkie

    OSUBasketballJunkie Never Forget 31-0

    no way

    :shake: :susp: :sneaky: I refuse to believe that any player wearing scarlet and gray would not play when they step between those lines
  9. BB73

    BB73 Loves Buckeye History Staff Member Bookie '16 & '17 Upset Contest Winner

    When I saw the article I didn't post it.

    But I knew someone would, and that folks would start speculating like this. Groundless speculation due to some college players making mistakes on the field is not something I want to participate in. If you're thinking about it, please think twice before adding any more Buckeyes to this undignified list.
  10. FKAGobucks877

    FKAGobucks877 The Most Power-Drunk

    Harlan Jacobs definitely blew the LSU game in 1841. It was obvious the way he missed all those field goals.

    Rampant undocumented speculation like this is in no way positive, nor can it have any positive effects. There is no point to this. I understand it coming from Tibor, but come on, folks, let's give our guys in the scarlet and gray some credit.

    Nixon, we have had our differences, but this is one thread where I will applaud you're heralded defense of our Buckeyes.

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