The W
Views: 112220424
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
3.5.09 1924
The 7 - Football - Fitzgerald big game=Heisman? Register and log in to post!
(1192 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (6 total)
HitTheSnoozeButton
Boudin rouge
Level: 49

Posts: 425/530
EXP: 882847
For next: 1042

Since: 2.1.02
From: Pittsburgh PA

Since last post: 2647 days
Last activity: 997 days
#1 Posted on 6.11.03 2247.00
Reposted on: 6.11.10 2247.11
I think we can all generally agree that Larry Fitzgerald is far and away the best player in college football. However, because of the nature of the Gino Toretta, I'm sorry, Heisman Trophy award, we also agree that QB's have a leg up automatically. However, if Fitzgerald has a big game against VTech this week and the Panthers win, I say he has to win the trophy. What do you guys think?
Promote this thread!
drjayphd
Scrapple
Moderator
Level: 118

Posts: 1632/3989
EXP: 18036386
For next: 346582

Since: 22.4.02
From: Outside of Boston

Since last post: 3 days
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#2 Posted on 6.11.03 2257.12
Reposted on: 6.11.10 2257.29
In spite of their game against Oklahoma State, I STILL can't figure out why everyone has such a hard-on for Jason White. Besides "he's the QB for the #1 team". Anyone wanna explain this to me? Seriously, I mean it. Give it to Fitzgerald already.
redsoxnation
Scrapple
Level: 155

Posts: 3031/7534
EXP: 46390086
For next: 1027241

Since: 24.7.02

Since last post: 1037 days
Last activity: 1037 days
#3 Posted on 7.11.03 2114.13
Reposted on: 7.11.10 2115.31
Fitzgerald needs 200 plus/multi touchdown wins against both Virginia Tech and Miami in order to win the Heisman. It might not seem fair, but if he is playing on a 3 or 4 loss team that lost to Toledo, he's not winning the Heisman.
HitTheSnoozeButton
Boudin rouge
Level: 49

Posts: 429/530
EXP: 882847
For next: 1042

Since: 2.1.02
From: Pittsburgh PA

Since last post: 2647 days
Last activity: 997 days
#4 Posted on 8.11.03 0107.19
Reposted on: 8.11.10 0107.23
But if they run the table, he's on a 2 loss team that is in the Orange Bowl and lost to a decent Toledo team...I'd be (and I am) more ashamed about the home loss to ND.

EDIT: And the Heisman should go to the best player in the nation, provided he's on a half decent team, which Pitt is. I think it's clear that Fitzgerald is the best player in college football by a wide margin.

(edited by HitTheSnoozeButton on 8.11.03 0210)
Quezzy
Knackwurst
Level: 109

Posts: 1277/3303
EXP: 13729488
For next: 230202

Since: 6.1.02
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 31 days
Last activity: 1 day
#5 Posted on 9.11.03 0911.07
Reposted on: 9.11.10 0915.11
Well i was on the Eli Manning bandwagon, but despite yet another win, this time against Auburn, my vote changed from Eli to Fitzgerald yesterday. he was just outstanding on the winning drive against the number 5 team in the nation. Let's also give Rod Rutherford some credit. I mean, i'm not throwing his name in the Heisman race, but let's give the guy some credit for getting the ball to Fitzgerald.

If Fitzgerald wins then i'll be happy because the right guy won. But at the same time i'll be mad because in my humble, and biased, opinion Rex Grossman was the hands down best player in the nation his sophmore year but didn't win the Heisman because he was a sophmore. Instead Crouch won for having a good team. Grossman had 2300 more passing yards people!
TheCow
Landjager
Level: 64

Posts: 660/948
EXP: 2111699
For next: 102410

Since: 3.1.02
From: Knoxville, TN

Since last post: 3008 days
Last activity: 3007 days
AIM:  
Y!:
#6 Posted on 9.11.03 2011.56
Reposted on: 9.11.10 2015.35
I think you hit the nail on the head; Grossman just had to be satisfied with being the unofficial best player that year, as Fitzgerald may have to settle for just being the unofficial best player in the nation this year.

Now, if Pitt wins the Big East, then this may all be moot (as Fitz has to obviously play a huge role in that). That'd be the only way I see him getting the Heisman, though. At least for this year...
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: How about that?
Next thread: Clarett failing gym
Previous thread: Coming NFL Coaching Changes
(1192 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Football - Fitzgerald big game=Heisman?Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.217 seconds.