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Final AP

Unread post by appbio91 » Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:34 am

UCF cracks top 10, Troy gets 14 votes.



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Re: Final AP

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Re: Final AP

Unread post by ArmantiWaterSafety » Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:42 am

I do find it interesting that we didn't get any votes for blowing out the MAC champion in the bowl.



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by CornCobPipes » Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:46 am

Lot of teams are over ranked heavily in that final poll.....not saying we are worthy of top 25 but that is a piece of crap final poll.


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Re: Final AP

Unread post by wilsonappman » Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:46 am

We had our chances and didn't deliver. Should have beaten Wake and then lost to a bad UMass team and UL-Monroe team. Toledo was our only quality win of the year. Not a knock, just looking at it without blinders on.



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by appaneer1984 » Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:06 pm

wilsonappman wrote:
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:46 am
We had our chances and didn't deliver. Should have beaten Wake and then lost to a bad UMass team and UL-Monroe team. Toledo was our only quality win of the year. Not a knock, just looking at it without blinders on.
Now that we actually have a kicker that can get it through the uprights, going forward, hopefully those close games will turn in our favor


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Re: Final AP

Unread post by MAD Doctor » Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:22 pm

Speaking of Wake, am I missing something? Troy got 14 votes and Wake, who finished 5th in the 14 team ACC and beat Texas A&M in the Belk Bowl got zero? I'm not saying Wake should be ranked, but no votes?



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by MDaniels84 » Tue Jan 09, 2018 1:17 pm

MAD Doctor wrote:
Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:22 pm
Speaking of Wake, am I missing something? Troy got 14 votes and Wake, who finished 5th in the 14 team ACC and beat Texas A&M in the Belk Bowl got zero? I'm not saying Wake should be ranked, but no votes?
This makes no sense to me either. I am convinced that they just put all of the teams with a winning record on a board and throw darts to get their teams in the 15-25 range.



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by EastHallApp » Tue Jan 09, 2018 1:55 pm

wilsonappman wrote:
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:46 am
We had our chances and didn't deliver. Should have beaten Wake and then lost to a bad UMass team and UL-Monroe team. Toledo was our only quality win of the year. Not a knock, just looking at it without blinders on.
Yeah we had a better year last year and got no votes then. No way we were getting votes this year.



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by SpeedkingATL » Tue Jan 09, 2018 1:58 pm

I have no problem with Troy receiving some votes as they had an overall better season than App with the big LSU win. Maybe a lot of people didn't notice the 4-1 Belt bowl record highlighted by App's destruction of Toledo but I guarantee fans/followers of G5 teams did.



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by mtnjax » Tue Jan 09, 2018 2:33 pm

App received 2 votes in the USA today coaches poll



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by appbio91 » Tue Jan 09, 2018 6:07 pm

I started this in other schools athletics and made no mention of App on purpose. I agree with the poster who said we had our chances. This could have been a season where we actually cracked the top 25. Easily could have been a one loss. Injuries and mistakes, oh well.



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by dtrain4prez » Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:22 pm

mtnjax wrote:
Tue Jan 09, 2018 2:33 pm
App received 2 votes in the USA today coaches poll
Good for 36th in the country. Not too shabby. :D



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by NoLongerLurking » Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:51 pm

App's football team lost to effing umass and effing ulm....... what do you expect?



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by JTApps1 » Wed Jan 10, 2018 10:50 am

Win those 3 games and we're in the top 25. Pretty simple.


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Re: Final AP

Unread post by WataugaMan » Wed Jan 10, 2018 11:17 am

JTApps1 wrote:
Wed Jan 10, 2018 10:50 am
Win those 3 games and we're in the top 25. Pretty simple.
Unfortunately our best kicker was sitting on the bench during the Wake game.



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by Rick83 » Wed Jan 10, 2018 11:40 am

We did receive 2 votes (Wake received 3) in the Amway coaches poll:

http://www.journalnow.com/sports/asu/wa ... 3ea26.html



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by Yosef84 » Thu Jan 11, 2018 12:40 pm

ArmantiWaterSafety wrote:
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:42 am
I do find it interesting that we didn't get any votes for blowing out the MAC champion in the bowl.
One game isn't going to get us ranked. Why would anyone expect a 9-4 Sunbelt team to get ranked in the top 25? If we had played the entire season like we played the last four games, we would have been 12-1 or 11-2 at worst. THEN, maybe we would have gotten some votes or been ranked.



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by Rekdiver » Thu Jan 11, 2018 2:15 pm

We had an ok season....no problem with not getting any votes



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Re: Final AP

Unread post by AtlAppMan » Thu Jan 11, 2018 3:17 pm

Overall, we under performed for the season based on expectations and our team's capabilities. Barely beating several very weak teams and losing to two (UMass/ULM). We played down a lot.

The team did a good job of salvaging some good things out of season (i.e. SBC Co-Champion, complete demolition of Toledo). We finished strong and I am proud of that.

We have to step up our game and improve our performance in future seasons to be one of the best of G5s and end in top 25, which should be our year over year goal.



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