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Date Posted: 08/22/15 1:49:05pm Sat
Author: The Future
Subject: Navy Hype Video
In reply to: RichH 's message, "Re: What are the current and future desired outcomes from our FBS and upper FCS games ?" on 08/22/15 10:42:28am Sat

You are what your record says you are.
Colgate's 1932 team was 9-0.
That they outscored their opponents 264-0. Meaningless.
I would imagine they never even mentioned it. Their record said it all.

Colgate was 5-7 with a very young team, a new defense, new special teams coach and a new head coach. Independent of what other teams are doing, you would expect the team to improve-- just like you would expect the team to have problems if most of the players from last year's team had graduated. The way a team wins or loses games from year-to-year tells you what type of team to expect the following year. That's why teams don't have the same record every year.

Here is Navy's pre-season hype video:

They talk about "1-0" a lot. Maybe "Beat Colgate" isn't enough to get them fired up.

Most people on this board think Colgate can't pull off the upset. Massey's computer says it will only happen once every 50 games.
I like to think that this is game 50.

Let's Go 'gate!

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