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Forum: AFL Yesterday, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By Sam Hill
They announced a schedule and everything. ...

They announced a schedule and everything.

And everybody makes the playoffs. And they play two game semifinal series, with aggregate points.

Fun.
Forum: FXFL Yesterday, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3
Posted By Sam Hill
As we know, the Spring League is not a league....

As we know, the Spring League is not a league. It's a collection of scrimmages.
Forum: CIF 02-07-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2
Posted By Sam Hill
"The evidence clearly shows that the owner of the...

"The evidence clearly shows that the owner of the Arizona Rattlers of the IFL has basically offered significant bribes to members of the CIF to switch leagues despite the existence of the...
Forum: AFL 02-02-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By Sam Hill
Annnnnnnd, it's Feb. 2 and they are acting as if...

Annnnnnnd, it's Feb. 2 and they are acting as if they are still alive.
Forum: General Football 01-28-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6
Posted By Sam Hill
"This is something we would be interested in...

"This is something we would be interested in learning more about" becomes, in 4th&Long's world, "Orlando interested in getting team."

It's easy to see why he gets hyper-excited about nonsense like...
Forum: Outdoor Football 01-27-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2
Posted By Sam Hill
I'm sure you got wood about this. ...

I'm sure you got wood about this.

Economically, it doesn't work. And won't.

You're really going to pay players for the other 42 weeks of the year? Really?
Forum: General Football 01-18-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
He...liquidated....$100M of stock. That's...

He...liquidated....$100M of stock.

That's it.

$100M.

That's what he has.

How the **** do you continue to say the same thing over and over?
Forum: NASL 01-17-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 11,396
Posted By Sam Hill
Way to put your toe in the water, there, Kristian...

Way to put your toe in the water, there, Kristian Dyer.
Forum: General Football 01-17-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
Gonna need more than $100M is, has been, and...

Gonna need more than $100M is, has been, and remains my point.
Forum: General Football 01-17-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 90
Posted By Sam Hill
Some of us figured that out pretty much right...

Some of us figured that out pretty much right away.



There is zero chance they will have either investors or football in 2018.

Zero.
Forum: General Football 01-15-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
If he goes big, he'll lose big. $100M is...

If he goes big, he'll lose big.

$100M is not going to get him big enough to move the needle.

Someone (preferably several someones) would have to invest billions over a period of time, would...
Forum: General Football 01-06-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
"Might" get a couple of NCAA prospects and...

"Might" get a couple of NCAA prospects and "might" get some people to watch is not a business plan.

If he does, indeed, decide to go along with this, it will fail - again - and miserably.
...
Forum: CFL 01-03-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,453
Posted By Sam Hill
Go **** yourself. Police killed 1,129 people...

Go **** yourself.

Police killed 1,129 people in the United States in 2017. That's just the ones we know of. And despite being only 13% of the population, African-Americans made up 25% of those...
Forum: General Football 01-03-2018, 11:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
But he's gonna need way more than $100M to do...

But he's gonna need way more than $100M to do that.

My point is this is destined to fail anyway.

In 1960, you could poach NFL players and draft picks.
In 1974, you could poach NFL players...
Forum: CFL 01-02-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,453
Posted By Sam Hill
Probably, given Canadians of color aren't being...

Probably, given Canadians of color aren't being murdered in the streets in nearly the same numbers up there as down here.

I mean, you understand the protests, right? Right? You're not just...
Forum: General Football 01-02-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
The average NFL salary is just south of $2M. Now,...

The average NFL salary is just south of $2M. Now, we all know there is not much of a middle class anymore in the post-1993 free agency era, but. still, to pick off NFL free agents, you're going to...
Forum: General Football 12-22-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
So two thirds of what one NFL team has to spend...

So two thirds of what one NFL team has to spend on player wages.

Okay, yeah, you can get watchable football players for that AND pay all the startup costs for a league AND pay to rent stadiums...
Forum: General Football 12-20-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
Vince McMahon is 72 years old. His...

Vince McMahon is 72 years old.

His reputation as a "marketing genius" should have been put to rest with the failure of the XFL.

But I can't believe we have to have this conversation again:
...
Forum: Outdoor Football 12-17-2017, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 374
Posted By Sam Hill
Same people. I am going to guess they...

Same people.

I am going to guess they either have renamed MLFB (and it hasn't hit the SEC filings yet...I don't know if you have to file anything when you change your dba or not) or have started...
Forum: General Football 12-17-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,008
Posted By Sam Hill
Supposedly, he's just renewing all the trademarks...

Supposedly, he's just renewing all the trademarks and has no plans to bring the actual league back.

It would be incredibly dumb. Which is why, of course, 4th is all over it.
Forum: Outdoor Soccer 12-13-2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 65
Posted By Sam Hill
CONCACAF is doing the same thing with its new...

CONCACAF is doing the same thing with its new "League of Nations."
Forum: General Soccer 12-13-2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 466
Posted By Sam Hill
Does that really need to be sorted out today?

Does that really need to be sorted out today?
Forum: General Soccer 12-11-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 466
Posted By Sam Hill
The people who built that "pitch" no longer own...

The people who built that "pitch" no longer own the team, and the taxpayers were not on the hook for it.
Forum: General Soccer 12-02-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 466
Posted By Sam Hill
It's December. They start in March. ...

It's December.

They start in March.

Yeah, right.
Forum: General Football 11-18-2017, 11:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,075
Posted By Sam Hill
Show me the semi-pro football teams that get 6k...

Show me the semi-pro football teams that get 6k every week.

Then let me show you the myriad of leagues that have played with players with better pedigrees than those guys who play for $25 a game...
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