re: 1928-2007 no team won more games than the Vols - madmaxvol on 7/9/20 at 3:26 pm
[quote]Whenever they did well regionally, they crumbled nationally. E.g., in their "unscored on season", they went to the Rose Bowl and were shutout 14-0.[/quote] They were missing All-American (and #1 draft pick) George Cafego for that game. With Cafego they beat Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl t...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Anonymous coach survey: Who are the SEC’s top rising star assistant coaches? - madmaxvol on 7/8/20 at 1:13 pm
[quote]Joe Cox, South Carolina wide receivers coach [/quote] [quote]This is his 1st year at USC. I'm curious how most SEC coaches would know much about him at this point. [/quote] I know UT liked playing against him when he was QB....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Someone Needs to Explain what 99% Means to WWL Corona “Expert” - madmaxvol on 7/6/20 at 2:58 pm
[quote]So we are considering getting sick for a few days and recovering something other than harmless. Something that happens to everyone on the planet probably at a min once every other year and they go on with their life with no repercussions? [/quote] There may still be some clotting issues...
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re: Who was the worst SEC division winner? - madmaxvol on 7/6/20 at 9:47 am
[quote]1998 Mississippi State 8-5 (6-2): they gave eventual NC Tennessee a good game, but their other losses were pretty ugly, including getting blown out by 5-6 Okie State[/quote] Their 1 point win over Arkansas is what gave them the nod. Otherwise, Arkansas would have won the West with their o...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Tennessee 0-33 vs top 10 opponents since 2007 - madmaxvol on 7/2/20 at 6:48 am
[quote]Pruitt and Jones had the same record through first 2 years [/quote] Jones only had to follow Dooley. Pruitt had to follow both Dooley and Jones. That is much more to overcome. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: For the last time re: masks - madmaxvol on 7/1/20 at 3:49 pm
[quote]Masks, if effective at all, only increase the duration of the outbreak.[/quote] Exactly...this is why the Spanish Flu only lasted 3 years. That Herd immunity kicked in and saved everyone (well, except for the 50 Million people who died from it)....
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re: Tennessee 0-33 vs top 10 opponents since 2007 - madmaxvol on 7/1/20 at 3:43 pm
[quote]Tennessee 0-33 vs top 10 opponents since 2007[/quote] It does pale in comparison to Missouri's 1-15 record vs top 10 opponents since 2008. Granted, they do double that number of wins if you go back to 2007 where they beat Kansas and add another loss to finish up 2-16. So Missouri has p...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (3)
re: lost/cancelled annual matchups with SEC teams I'd like to see come back - madmaxvol on 7/1/20 at 1:15 pm
[quote]was not aware that the Rebs played the Vols every year pre 1992[/quote] They played every year (that they fielded teams) from 1927-1991 with the exception of '39, 40 and '41....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: In 1998 Mississippi St. and Tennessee played for the SEC Championship. - madmaxvol on 6/30/20 at 12:19 pm
[quote]Watched the second half... how on earth was that Tennessee team undefeated? [/quote] Tennessee was up 23-9 with 6 minutes left in this game. Peerless Price had 199 receiving yards in this game. Florida State had just over 250 yards total offense. Overall...Defense was how that Tennes...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (2)
re: When expansion comes back around, where would Georgia Tech be on your list? - madmaxvol on 6/26/20 at 3:21 pm
[quote]very strong University with a very strong History in Sports[/quote][quote]ou mean around WWII? GT doesn't offer anything. They are second fiddle in their own state.[/quote] Exactly...they haven't won a football NC since 1980... ...wait a minute. They won it in 1990. I...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Kiffin and Leach head to Jackson Thursday to lobby for change of State Flag - madmaxvol on 6/26/20 at 3:19 pm
[quote]Gotta be a little strange for 2 guys with zero ties to Mississippi who have coached a combined 0 games in the state to be sent to the capitol to lobby folks who have been in Mississippi their entire lives to change their flag.[/quote] It's two guys who will go to Jackson and tell them ho...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Sporting News All American Team — Sunshine at QB - madmaxvol on 6/26/20 at 3:17 pm
Higgins and Ross are a huge loss on the offense, but Amari Rogers will be a full year post ACL surgery and Frank Ladson started coming on as a Freshman last year. I think Clemson's passing game will be better than you are giving them credit. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: MSU going all in against traitor flag - madmaxvol on 6/25/20 at 9:53 am
[quote]Instead of complaining about the flag, out of state people and local hicklibs will just start saying Mississippi is that backward-ass state that didn’t get rid of their no-no flag until 2020[/quote] Um...you think the flag is the reason people think Mississippi is a backward-ass state? ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Rank the top sec programs of all time - madmaxvol on 6/25/20 at 12:13 am
[quote]Tennessee will never come back to being a power [/quote] There were people who were saying this after LSU had 6 straight losing seasons in the late 80's-early 90's. Heck...from the 89 season through the 99 season, LSU had 8 seasons below .500. Before LSU hired Saban, everyone was talki...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Closest non-SEC P5 Schools to each SEC school - madmaxvol on 6/24/20 at 10:31 pm
[quote]Non-SEC P5 Schools Within 300 Miles of > 1 SEC School[/quote] [quote]Louisville - 2[/quote] Louisville is: 247 miles from Knoxville 175 miles from Nashville 79 miles from Lexington...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
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