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by Hexdump
Mon Nov 21, 2005 1:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Hail Mary ?
Replies: 3
Views: 3388

Borrowing an

old John Mckay of USC coaching fame quote, I think it would be more appropriate to call it a "student body left". Where a feign is made in one direction and all hell breaks loose in the other. I think Schwartzkof got his football analogies mixed up. And by the way, I was too old at teh time to be in...
by Hexdump
Tue Nov 01, 2005 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Hail Mary ?
Replies: 3
Views: 3388

A Hail Mary ?

I always remember a Hail Mary pass to be an act of desperation.
Time is running out, the team is behind, and we need a score.

Therefore I never understood why Schwartzkopf called his flanking maneuver a Hail mary ?
We certainly were not desperate.

Any thoughts ?

Regards,
Hex