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by MadMartin8
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:46 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: 1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza
Replies: 11
Views: 847

Re: 1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza

The one near 180th & Q opened recently next to HyVee I know a few people that work at that Hyvee. The new Pizza Place didn't make a friendly neighbor impression with HyVee the other day per what I am told. 1000 Degree had employee's go INSIDE Hyvee and hand out full pizza's to Hyvee Customers. ...
by MadMartin8
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:13 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: HDR Aksarben Office
Replies: 313
Views: 29893

Re: HDR Aksarben Office

Gotta say, the glasswork and framing around that glass (and just the building in general really) looks way better on the photos/real life than in the rendering.
by MadMartin8
Sun Oct 15, 2017 1:52 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Coyote wrote:Nebraska hires Bill Moos of Washington State as new director of athletics.



A very, very good hire for the short and intermediate term.


Addendum: Seeing Nebraska fans fretting already over this hire makes me realize how stupid certain segments of that fan base are.
by MadMartin8
Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:59 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

The fall of Husker football is fascinating. Didn't ever think it would fall to this level. So? What is it? Poor coaching? Lack of skill on the players' part? I don't know, I'm asking. That was a depressing game to watch! :( I'll be up front and honest, I don't really care too much. I'm not a Husker...
by MadMartin8
Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

I have never seen a worse Nebraska team, including 2007. Wonder if Riley lasts the year?
by MadMartin8
Fri Oct 13, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

The fall of Husker football is fascinating. Didn't ever think it would fall to this level. Very similar to the last year of Callahan. Greg But you're going on year, what, 10 of largely being irrelevant on the national stage? Callahan years weren't too far removed. I think the “largely Irrelevant” s...
by MadMartin8
Fri Oct 13, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Greg S wrote:
MadMartin8 wrote:The fall of Husker football is fascinating. Didn't ever think it would fall to this level.


Very similar to the last year of Callahan.

Greg


But you're going on year, what, 10 of largely being irrelevant on the national stage? Callahan years weren't too far removed.
by MadMartin8
Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:35 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

The fall of Husker football is fascinating. Didn't ever think it would fall to this level.
by MadMartin8
Wed Oct 11, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Rumors
Topic: College Baseball HOF
Replies: 30
Views: 1150

Re: College Baseball HOF

The National College Baseball Hall of Fame is operated by the College Baseball Foundation which has already raise $7m of the projected $13m cost for the new museum. There is no taxpayer money going into this project and I would expect the Foundation would also take care of the operating costs. If t...
by MadMartin8
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Maverick Athletics
Replies: 578
Views: 65704

Re: UNO Maverick Athletics

UNO athletics, Baxter Arena appear to be on more firm financial footing after year of concern http://www.omaha.com/news/education/uno-athletics-baxter-arena-appear-to-be-on-more-firm/article_e0814722-ae0b-11e7-8c77-8b1fdc48a384.html The University of Nebraska at Omaha athletic department’s finances...
by MadMartin8
Wed Oct 11, 2017 4:11 am
Forum: Rumors
Topic: College Baseball HOF
Replies: 30
Views: 1150

Re: College Baseball HOF

The National College Baseball Hall of Fame is operated by the College Baseball Foundation which has already raise $7m of the projected $13m cost for the new museum. There is no taxpayer money going into this project and I would expect the Foundation would also take care of the operating costs. Than...
by MadMartin8
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

mrsticka wrote:
twiztid1 wrote:A career day for a Badger running back against Nebraska; never would have seen that coming.

What about 2014 when Melvin Gordon set a single game record of 408 rushing yards?


I could be wrong, but I think you might have missed a bit of sarcasm, mrsticka :)
by MadMartin8
Sat Oct 07, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Blame the coaching staff.. You have a 3rd and 2, at the Wisconsin 20 yard line..You have a mistake prone QB against a Top 10 team.. You RUN THE FOOTBALL in that situation.. Nebraska's defense is playing pretty decently, outside of that one huge run, we'll see how long that lasts though. The latest ...
by MadMartin8
Sat Oct 07, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Blame the coaching staff.. You have a 3rd and 2, at the Wisconsin 20 yard line..You have a mistake prone QB against a Top 10 team.. You RUN THE FOOTBALL in that situation.. Nebraska's defense is playing pretty decently, outside of that one huge run, we'll see how long that lasts though. The latest ...
by MadMartin8
Sat Oct 07, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Blame the coaching staff.. You have a 3rd and 2, at the Wisconsin 20 yard line..You have a mistake prone QB against a Top 10 team.. You RUN THE FOOTBALL in that situation.. Bingo. I think even Barney "The Purple Dinosaur" Cotton was a better OC for Nebraska than this guy. That's saying so...
by MadMartin8
Sat Oct 07, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Question; Who has scored more points against Nebraska; Tanner Lee, or the opposing offenses? Can't really blame Lee on a jump ball... A jump ball semi - near the line of scrimmage on 3rd and 2? Seems there is multiple problems with this picture. Yeah, I agree on that. Langsdorf fault there. Make no...
by MadMartin8
Sat Oct 07, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Blame the coaching staff.. You have a 3rd and 2, at the Wisconsin 20 yard line..You have a mistake prone QB against a Top 10 team.. You RUN THE FOOTBALL in that situation.. Bingo. I think even Barney "The Purple Dinosaur" Cotton was a better OC for Nebraska than this guy. That's saying so...
by MadMartin8
Sat Oct 07, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Coyote wrote:
MadMartin8 wrote:Question;

Who has scored more points against Nebraska; Tanner Lee, or the opposing offenses?


Can't really blame Lee on a jump ball...


A jump ball semi - near the line of scrimmage on 3rd and 2?

Seems there is multiple problems with this picture.
by MadMartin8
Sat Oct 07, 2017 7:23 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Question;

Who has scored more points against Nebraska; Tanner Lee, or the opposing offenses?
by MadMartin8
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Golden Coral in Council Bluffs abruptly closes for good.
Replies: 17
Views: 339

Re: Golden Coral in Council Bluffs abruptly closes for good.

Sounds like we got us a closet Crapper Barrel lover on our hands here. I know lots of old skeets who go to the Crapper barrel once a week religiously. I go there about once a year. When was the last time you had a home cooked meal? When did Noah build that one Ark thing? My guess is slightly before...
by MadMartin8
Fri Oct 06, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Elsewhere
Topic: KC Downtown Baseball
Replies: 34
Views: 6196

Re: KC Downtown Baseball

Didn't they just dump a crapload of money into Kauffman?
by MadMartin8
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:39 am
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Golden Coral in Council Bluffs abruptly closes for good.
Replies: 17
Views: 339

Re: Golden Coral in Council Bluffs abruptly closes for good.

I think the two remaining Golden Corals in the area are about to fold as well. article in newspaper- http://www.nonpareilonline.com/business/golden-corral-closes-its-doors-over-last-weekend/article_242e482c-a8a2-11e7-8e82-0393bae72e89.html The one in Sorensen Park Plaza has a different management c...
by MadMartin8
Fri Oct 06, 2017 6:35 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Either 48 to 10 Wisconsin, or 24 to 21 Nebraska.
by MadMartin8
Thu Oct 05, 2017 11:46 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Coyote wrote:Trev Alberts says that after prayerful consideration that he is not a candidate for the AD job.



Darn, so close!
by MadMartin8
Mon Oct 02, 2017 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RIP [Insert Dead Celebrity here] :(
Replies: 661
Views: 68827

Re: RIP [Insert Dead Celebrity here] :(

debradomayer wrote:Tom Petty, musican 66



This one hurts a bit, he was one of my favorites.
by MadMartin8
Sun Oct 01, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Maybe it'll go into overtime again like last year? :lol: Just kidding. I don't think it will. That's one thing Nebraska never did with Oklahoma or Texas–Go into overtime against them. Well there was that overtime.........way back in 1978 when Nebraska was lucky enough to eek out a regular season 17...
by MadMartin8
Sun Oct 01, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Maybe it'll go into overtime again like last year? :lol: Just kidding. I don't think it will. That's one thing Nebraska never did with Oklahoma or Texas–Go into overtime against them. Well there was that overtime.........way back in 1978 when Nebraska was lucky enough to eek out a regular season 17...
by MadMartin8
Sat Sep 30, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Kinda interesting to think that if Tanner Lee wasn't the second coming of Uncle Rico (Napoleon Dynamite...), the mood in Huskerland would be very different. That said, they finished off two teams they should have beaten handily...keeping in mind a team of Brad, Cowboy, and Coyote would beat Rutgers ...
by MadMartin8
Fri Sep 29, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Omaha Cowboy wrote:
MadMartin8 wrote:Keeping in mind that the offenses faced were Northern Illinois and Rutgers is important.


And the 2nd half vs Oregon...

Ciao..LiO...Peace


After Oregon went into nap mode?



Also, I think we've finally found an OLine worse than Nebraska's, it's in Illinois.
by MadMartin8
Sun Sep 24, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Keeping in mind that the offenses faced were Northern Illinois and Rutgers is important.
by MadMartin8
Sat Sep 23, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Doug McDermott
Replies: 244
Views: 9811

Re: Doug McDermott

Coyote wrote:Looks like McDermott is part of the Carmelo Anthony trade to OKC, Doug is going to the Knicks.


Bummer, he seemed like he had a promising career ahead of him.
by MadMartin8
Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

I'd die laughing if they hired Trev to be the AD at UNL. As a disgruntled former Mav fan, this would do wonders for UNO. Get him out and get someone else in to the AD that could run a proper ticket office and understood the value of Season Ticket Holders as well as sympathetic free media (Mavpuck :...
by MadMartin8
Thu Sep 21, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

I'd die laughing if they hired Trev to be the AD at UNL.
by MadMartin8
Sun Sep 17, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

https://twitter.com/swmckewonOWH/status/909144642741968896 It's kind of funny how Eichorst had a policy not to speak during the season when Pelini was here, but it's not his policy now that his guy is in charge. Wouldn't surprise me if he thinks he is on the way out, too. Feeling the heat there. Ei...
by MadMartin8
Sat Sep 16, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

twiztid1 wrote:https://twitter.com/swmckewonOWH/status/909144642741968896

It's kind of funny how Eichorst had a policy not to speak during the season when Pelini was here, but it's not his policy now that his guy is in charge.



Wouldn't surprise me if he thinks he is on the way out, too. Feeling the heat there.
by MadMartin8
Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:56 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Well, that stunk. I think I can safely say this loss puts Riley in the hot seat now. As expected, the fair weather fans on Facebook are out in full force demanding his firing. Sorry, but what exactly would your threshold be for getting rid of a coach of a once storied and respected program, besides...
by MadMartin8
Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

So......


Who's Nebraska's next vict... I mean coach?
by MadMartin8
Sat Sep 16, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Strangely, I don't think Tanner is going to the NFL early, despite what all the annoying Husker fans I am forced to be around told me.
by MadMartin8
Sat Sep 09, 2017 7:34 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Did Oregon decide to take a nap? This was simply a case of NU digging themselves too big of a hole.. But yet, they still almost crawled out of it.. If you're a Husker fan, you have hope. NU competed big time in the 2nd half when they could have completely folded.. This is a loss that the coaching s...
by MadMartin8
Sat Sep 09, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Football 2017
Replies: 317
Views: 5090

Re: Nebraska Football 2017

Did Oregon decide to take a nap?

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