CockyTalk

Welcome to Cockytalk!

Thank you for visiting our forum. As a guest, you have limited access to view some discussion and articles. By joining our free community, you will be able to view all discussions and articles, post your own topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload photos, participate in Pick'Em contests and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, so please join our community today!!

If you have any problems registering or logging in, please contact our Admins. Thanks!

Go Back   CockyTalk > Gamecocks Sports > The Cock Pit

Today's Top 10
Posters (by posts)Threads (by views)Newest Posts Gamecock Headlines 
smoovecock
Master Bedroom
Ace Dilcock
LegalCock
Wisercock
Flameout12
cack
carolina_corpsman
LBC
Spur's Addiction
A Win vs A Loss (493)
South Carolina vs. L (493)
Coach Staley's big w (395)
Does Deebo Return Ne (379)
Allisha Gray WNBA RO (315)
TJ Shook (272)
Cocky Cash (155)
‘Mad Pooper’ Jogger (145)
Wal*Mart customers s (143)
Jake LaMotta, Real-L (65)
Ole Miss Rebels could swa
2018 MBB - Simisola "
2017 Baseball Recruiting
Why SC and Kurt Roper Sho
FORWARD: Louisiana Tech;
Does Deebo Return Next Se
South Carolina vs. Louisi
Crowd Against La Tech
Coach Staley's big weeken
2018 MBB - Jericole Helle


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-01-2017, 03:42 PM   #21
cack
ONE NINE 3
 
cack's Avatar
 
Male

2008 Cockytalk Award: 2008 Cockytalk Award - Given for: 2008 Homecoming King 2008 Cockytalk Award: 2008 Cockytalk Award - Given for: 2008 Best Signature Fark Off Winner: Award given for winning a CockyTalk Fark Off - Given for: Winning the Farkoff Hey Beer Man!: Award given to the poster we most want to have a beer with - Given for: being voted the person CockyTalk most wants to have a beer with 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Greenville, SC
Posts: 25,564
CockyCash: 200
cack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot materialcack is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by kingofnerf View Post
Great vid. I like the flame transition at the end.

But...our defense has to stop conceding the first down marker like we do every possession.

And tackle without the use of Sunday practices to motivate the D to tackle.

Jake also has to change plays at the LOS.

Same record as last year if these things don't change.

I am lowering my expectations this season and will let the players change them, just like I did for MBB last season.
We didn't concede the first down marker nearly as much as we have in the past. I think the main reason we did that this past season was lack of depth, and to not work our thin horses to death.

They've also mentioned that a point of emphasis for this off season is Jake making his own reads and adjustments at the line.

I don't think it's a bad thing or that it's lower expectations to say that we may come away with a similar record, but with a better team in 2017.
__________________
Follow me at One Nine 3 BBQ


Quote:
Originally Posted by smoovecock View Post
I agree with Cack.
cack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2017, 03:56 PM   #22
Lalli25
2nd Team All-American
 
Lalli25's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Aldie, Va
Posts: 9,901
CockyCash: 600
Lalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Title was misleading. I thought it was the actual poem about the man in the mirror.
Lalli25 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2017, 04:02 PM   #23
FurmanCock
2nd Team All-SEC
 
FurmanCock's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Mills River, NC
Posts: 2,601
CockyCash: 250
FurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot materialFurmanCock is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by Lalli25 View Post
Title was misleading. I thought it was the actual poem about the man in the mirror.
I wish I knew a poem about Man in the Mirror...unfortunately, my cultural reference for Man in The Mirror is limited to Michael Jackson.
__________________
Win the East and win our State -- Will Muschamp
FurmanCock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2017, 06:12 PM   #24
Gamecocks1137
Apparent Sunshine Pumper
 
Gamecocks1137's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: On $100 mill of cash
Posts: 13,415
CockyCash: 1000062293326235
Gamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot materialGamecocks1137 is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

OP you are right this video is FIRE! Justin King, damn we are lucky to have this guy in our media department, and even luckier to have Jeff Dillman coach our strength and conditioning.
__________________
"I'd rather be anywhere other than Clemson."


Vendable Bow Youtube

Vendable Bow Twitter
Gamecocks1137 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2017, 07:16 PM   #25
Lalli25
2nd Team All-American
 
Lalli25's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Aldie, Va
Posts: 9,901
CockyCash: 600
Lalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot materialLalli25 is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by FurmanCock View Post
I wish I knew a poem about Man in the Mirror...unfortunately, my cultural reference for Man in The Mirror is limited to Michael Jackson.
Sorry it is man in the glass. It is about looking in the mirror, so I always screw up the name.

Quote:
When you get what you want in your struggle for self
And the world makes you king for a day
Just go to the mirror and look at yourself
And see what that man has to say.

For it isn’t your father, or mother, or wife
Whose judgment upon you must pass
The fellow whose verdict counts most in your life
Is the one staring back from the glass.

He’s the fellow to please – never mind all the rest
For he’s with you, clear to the end
And you’ve passed your most difficult, dangerous test
If the man in the glass is your friend.

You may fool the whole world down the pathway of years
And get pats on the back as you pass
But your final reward will be heartache and tears
If you’ve cheated the man in the glass.
It has always been one of my favorite sports applicable poems.
Lalli25 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2017, 08:38 PM   #26
Gaichon
Chartreuse Microbus, 10-4
 
Gaichon's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Kansas
Posts: 4,509
CockyCash: 1000000500
Gaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot materialGaichon is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

One of the better vids. That said, let's just win some dang games.
__________________
"A nation that makes a great distinction between its scholars and its warriors will have its laws made by cowards and its wars fought by fools." - Thucydides

Gaichon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2017, 08:54 PM   #27
uscGRAD04
Household Name
 
uscGRAD04's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Neeses
Posts: 5,245
CockyCash: 833
uscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot materialuscGRAD04 is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

This plus CFB replays on ESPNU. How much longer we got? Geez
__________________
uscGRAD04 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-2017, 09:49 PM   #28
GamecockSuperFan
Banned
 
GamecockSuperFan's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 5,590
CockyCash: 666
GamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

This one didn't do it for me. Now grindflu videos? That's another etory
GamecockSuperFan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-2017, 09:53 PM   #29
GamecockSuperFan
Banned
 
GamecockSuperFan's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 5,590
CockyCash: 666
GamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot materialGamecockSuperFan is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by cack View Post
We didn't concede the first down marker nearly as much as we have in the past. I think the main reason we did that this past season was lack of depth, and to not work our thin horses to death.

They've also mentioned that a point of emphasis for this off season is Jake making his own reads and adjustments at the line.

I don't think it's a bad thing or that it's lower expectations to say that we may come away with a similar record, but with a better team in 2017.
If we came away with the same record with a better team wouldn't that be underachieving?
GamecockSuperFan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-2017, 10:30 PM   #30
gotrice?
1st Team All-American
 
gotrice?'s Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Charleston/Columbia
Posts: 12,531
CockyCash: 200
gotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot materialgotrice? is USC mascot material
Send a message via AIM to gotrice?
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by GamecockSuperFan View Post
If we came away with the same record with a better team wouldn't that be underachieving?
More difficult schedule so no. You should know by now the schedule can influence your record negatively or positively by a win or two very easily.
gotrice? is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2017, 02:02 AM   #31
Three and Out
Game MVP
 
Three and Out's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 1,882
CockyCash: 500
Three and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudly
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by gotrice? View Post
More difficult schedule so no. You should know by now the schedule can influence your record negatively or positively by a win or two very easily.
I doubt that excuse will work with the recruits we're trying to land.
Three and Out is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2017, 02:06 AM   #32
6pack
1st Team All-SEC
 
6pack's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Charleston
Posts: 4,190
CockyCash: 500
6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by Three and Out View Post
I doubt that excuse will work with the recruits we're trying to land.
Not really an excuse. A tough SOS can make or break a season. Even when you have a team full of future NFL starters. All comes down to fate really.
6pack is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2017, 09:54 AM   #33
Three and Out
Game MVP
 
Three and Out's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 1,882
CockyCash: 500
Three and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudlyThree and Out is crowing loudly
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by 6pack View Post
Not really an excuse. A tough SOS can make or break a season. Even when you have a team full of future NFL starters. All comes down to fate really.
I only meant it as it pertains to recruits who won't bother to look into how much more difficult our 2017 schedule is. They will only look at our record and form an opinion on that. I'm sure our coaches will be telling them about the difficulty of our schedule but many of them will never hear it.
Three and Out is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2017, 09:57 AM   #34
6pack
1st Team All-SEC
 
6pack's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Charleston
Posts: 4,190
CockyCash: 500
6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material6pack is USC mascot material
Default Re: Man In The Mirror

Quote:
Originally Posted by Three and Out View Post
I only meant it as it pertains to recruits who won't bother to look into how much more difficult our 2017 schedule is. They will only look at our record and form an opinion on that. I'm sure our coaches will be telling them about the difficulty of our schedule but many of them will never hear it.
True. I'm sure it's a small part of our coach's pitch but they know that these guys want to see results on the field.
6pack is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Provided by SLB Development