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a-zip last won the day on September 17 2015

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  1. Welcome Tom Arth!

    Paul Winters should have been the hire. It could have happened. That would have righted some wrongs and gotten me excited.
  2. Possible Candidates

    How? Other than it being the same time last year.
  3. Possible Candidates

    This whole thing parallels what is going on with our country. People want to protest, tweet, complain but they don't have answers. Common sense is gone! To those that didn't want Jim Tressel as president....big mistake IMHO. To those that have been calling for Terry Bowden's head - big mistake. There was a great chance to capitalize on the "This is Akron" promo with Tressel, Dambrot, Lebron....I think Embick and Bowden could be lifers too. Now we have a revolving door of presidents and coaches. What's the plan folks? This is what you want?
  4. Possible Candidates

    This hire, regardless of who it is, will show LW's philosophy. It's apparent it will be a young "up and comer" who's tenure will be dictated by how quick the success will be.
  5. Possible Candidates

    ....and not offensive coordinators?
  6. Boca Raton Bowl–Zips @ Owls

    Love to see this tool lose
  7. NCAA Tournament

    True Dat!! Constantly losing players after a year or two....reloading.....getting them to gel. Absolutely Amazing!!!
  8. Critiquing Coach Bowden

    I hear ya but look through the posts from the past. MANY (maybe not you) said Dambrot needed to go because he couldn't "take us to the next level". There were multiple posts about 1 and done in post season, embarrassing losses, etc. Hey bud, I loved Dambrot and my post is in no way a disservice to what he did for us. He is a friend and I was happy to have him as our coach, sad to see him leave. I just don't understand what the "next level" is. You have the power 5 Conferences and then everyone else....Being in the MAC, you hope to knock off a marquis team in the 2-3 chances you get every year. Once you get in to MAC play...any team can win, the parody is ridiculous. In an attempt to get to the "next level" you can hire a hot shot young coach who will be gone in 2 years and fall in to oblivion or respectable coach who will stay (i.e. Solich at OU, TB with us). Just sayin'......be careful what you wish for.
  9. Critiquing Coach Bowden

    What is the next level you all are looking for? So, who can lead us to the next level....a young hot shot coach who will leave after 2-3 years? This reminds me of the discussions around our basketball team "going to the next level" and KD not being the guy to do it. Bball wins 20+ games, MAC Championships, loses marquis games - deemed a failure by most...KD can't win the big ones and take us to the "next level" FBall is consistently competitive, has marquis wins, 4 years with Wagon Wheel, bowl appearances, a bowl win - deemed a failure...TB can't take us to the "next level" The definitions of "next level" on here are all over the place. We are and will remain a MAC school - that in itself limits what level you can get to IMHO.
  10. Golf Head Cover

    Thanks...it appears they don't make em' anymore. How much you want for yours ;-)
  11. Boca Raton Bowl–Zips @ Owls

    Love it! http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/college/fl-sp-fau-oklahoma-game-20180901-story.html
  12. Golf Head Cover

    So predictable...yawn. Stupid me for coming on ZipsNation to ask the question.
  13. Anyone know where I can get a Zippy head cover for my driver?
  14. 2018 Offers

    That's why there are only a dozen or so of you left on here, tbh ;-)
  15. 2018 Offers

    Is it building a program to have 6 recruits already having collegiate experience? Or is it someone looking to try and make an impact and get another big job. Fire away at me lol