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Legacy 2013 Week 2

Discussion in 'Thread Archive' started by Hova, Aug 15, 2012.

  1. Hova

    Hova Live Action. YiYiYi!

    Feb 21, 2009
    We are now in week 2. Three user games this week so get those threads up.

    Game of the Week:

    #23 Northwestern (radarrider) @ #16 GTECH (RyanC)

    Welcome to Week 2!
    Remember to visit dynasty.easports.com to publish your own stories.

    =============== Maryland Terrapins (1-0) ===============
    Last week, Maryland won 38-7 against Navy (0-1).
    This week, the Terrapins travel to Iowa City to face the Iowa Hawkeyes (0-1).
    In recruiting news, the following Maryland targets have announced their decisions:
    - (***) ROLB Eddie Richard has committed to Maryland
    - (****) RG Nate Cunningham has committed to Maryland
    - (***) MLB Nick Wallace has committed to Navy

    =============== #2 Washington Huskies (1-0) ===============
    Last week, Washington won 17-10 against Illinois (0-1).
    This week, the Huskies travel to Los Angeles to face the #8 USC Trojans (1-0).
    In recruiting news, the following Washington targets have announced their decisions:
    - (****) TE Darrell Bolden has committed to Washington
    - (***) MLB John Anderson has committed to Cal

    =============== Arizona State Sun Devils (0-1) ===============
    Last week, Arizona State lost 28-21 against Stanford (1-0).
    This week, the Sun Devils will host Cal (1-0).
    In recruiting news, the following Arizona State targets have announced their decisions:
    - (***) MLB Teddy Dixon has committed to UCLA

    =============== UCLA Bruins (1-0) ===============
    Last week, UCLA won 42-28 against Nevada (0-1).
    This week, the Bruins are idle.
    In recruiting news, the following UCLA targets have announced their decisions:
    - (***) MLB Teddy Dixon has committed to UCLA
    - (***) ROLB Adam Jones has committed to UCLA

    =============== Illinois Fighting Illini (0-1) ===============
    Last week, Illinois lost 17-10 against Washington (1-0).
    This week, the Fighting Illini will host Cincinnati (1-0).
    In recruiting news, the following Illinois targets have announced their decisions:
    - (***) MLB Mark Wright has committed to Illinois

    =============== #4 Michigan State Spartans (1-0) ===============
    Last week, Michigan State won 31-24 against Iowa (0-1).
    This week, the Spartans will host Western Michigan (1-0).
    In recruiting news, the following Michigan State targets have announced their decisions:
    - (****) WR Cornelius Johnson has committed to Michigan
    - (****) CB Josh Jenkins has committed to Michigan State
    - (***) MLB Mark Wright has committed to Illinois

    =============== #16 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (1-0) ===============
    Last week, Georgia Tech won 45-17 against Texas A&M (0-1).
    This week, the Yellow Jackets will host #23 Northwestern (1-0).
    In recruiting news, the following Georgia Tech targets have announced their decisions:
    - (*****) TE Darryl Jennings has committed to Georgia Tech
    - (****) HB Jeremy Wilson has committed to Georgia Tech

    =============== Colorado Buffaloes (1-0) ===============
    Last week, Colorado won 35-20 against Colorado State (0-1).
    This week, the Buffaloes travel to Charlottesville to face the Virginia Cavaliers (1-0).

    =============== #23 Northwestern Wildcats (1-0) ===============
    Last week, Northwestern won 24-21 against Boise State (0-1).
    This week, the Wildcats travel to Atlanta to face the #16 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (1-0).
    In recruiting news, the following Northwestern targets have announced their decisions:
    - (****) DT Melvin Smith has committed to Auburn
    - (*****) HB Thomas Jolly has committed to LSU
    - (****) CB Bobby Armstrong has committed to Oklahoma State
    - (****) CB Leroy Brown has committed to Syracuse

    =============== Virginia Cavaliers (1-0) ===============
    Last week, Virginia won 38-22 against Ball State (0-1).
    This week, the Cavaliers will host Colorado (1-0).

    =============== #11 North Carolina Tar Heels (1-0) ===============
    Last week, North Carolina won 38-31 against South Carolina (0-1).
    This week, the Tar Heels travel to Tuscaloosa to face the #20 Alabama Crimson Tide (1-0).
    In recruiting news, the following North Carolina targets have announced their decisions:
    - (***) DT Brian Johnson has committed to UL Lafayette

    =============== Iowa Hawkeyes (0-1) ===============
    Last week, Iowa lost 31-24 against Michigan State (1-0).
    This week, the Hawkeyes will host Maryland (1-0).

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    PIG BOMB Walk On

    May 26, 2011
    MSU Loses to Western Michigan 39-28.
    MSU QB's threw 6 INT's and were a combine 24 for 44.
    WR's had 4 drops at just the right times for WMU as they seemed to magically happen on 3rd or 4th down [behind late].
    MSU also had a fumble by the QB that was recovered by MSU.

    Guess we'll ave to blame this on the pouring rain and over confidence, oh and the worst QB performance in recent history.
    Exploring the new playbook this season plus a determined CPU spell doom I guess.

    Yay CPU!
    Good Bye Season.

    Last edited: Aug 15, 2012
  3. Bl0ndeRedHead

    Bl0ndeRedHead Official TSO Pothead

    Jul 31, 2010
    Ouch, that'll hurt. Probably won't drop out of the top 25 though, so you have time to rectify the situation.
  4. Bl0ndeRedHead

    Bl0ndeRedHead Official TSO Pothead

    Jul 31, 2010
    Offensive explosion in 3rd quarter propels Illini to victory over Bearcats
    Champaign, IL --​
    It appears as if the leash around QB Nate Scheelhaase's neck can't get any shorter, and in a post-game press conference Coach Redhead would neither confirm nor deny who would be starting next week against Oklahoma State. "We appear to have some issues at quarterback with consistency. Nate is a fine quarterback, with loads of talent, who just hasn't quite put it all together yet." That was quite apparent in the limited time Scheelhaase saw the field on Saturday, going 4/8 for 24 yards with 2 INTs, including a pick six to start the 2nd half. He showed some ability with his feet, running for several firsts on option plays. But the quarterback position needs someone with an arm, so enter sophomore Reilly O'Toole, the 6'4 lefty who is just as mobile as Scheelhaase, but with a bigger arm. O'Toole wasn't spectacular, and looked shaky at times. But he didn't turn the ball over, which left a smile on his coach's face. "Reilly looked good out there for us today, he made a couple of big throws deep that were right on the money." Don't be surprised to see O'Toole taking a majority of the snaps during practice this week.​
    This was a defensive battle the entire first half, with both quarterbacks throwing interceptions in the red zone during the first quarter. After the turnovers, both teams would play conservatively, running first and methodically trying to work it downfield but ultimately failing to put points on the board. The first scoring would come on a pair of field goals by Cincinnati with 1:35 and 0:00 left on the clock in the 2nd quarter. The 3rd quarter would get off to a explosive start, unfortunately for the Illini. Scheelhaase made his last bad read of the day when he was intercepted by CB D. Drane, who returned it 25 yards for a touchdown, putting the Bearcats up 13-0 to start the second half.​

    Enter Reilly O'Toole, who actually didn't do too much work on the first couple of possessions. Coach Redhead went back to the ground and pound, down only 2 scores with an entire half left. It paid off, as Donovonn Young tore through the Cincinnati defense and collected 2 rushing touchdowns in the span of less than a minute, thanks to a quick 3-and-out forced by the Illinois defense. After another punt later in the 3rd, O'Toole would connect with WR Darius Millines on a play action bomb that found the receiver 10 yards past the safeties for an easy 68 yard touchdown strike. ​

    Now up 21-13 entering the 4th, and with a QB playing his first game as a collegiate, Illinois scaled it back in the 4th, and tried to protect the lead, relying on the defense. With the Illini offense unable to get in scoring range, Cincinnati took advantage and put together a long touchdown drive, capped with a 2 yard touchdown pass from Munchie Legaux to DJ Dowdy and a 2-pt conversion to tie the game at 21-21 with just over 2 minutes left.​
    Reilly O'Toole showed why he will most likely be starting next week on the last drive of the game, a phenomenal performance for a young QB in his first game ever. He would quickly find Harris for a long 37 yard pass to put the Illini in field goal range. But after a sack and 2 short completions, paired with Cincinnati timeouts, the Illini were forced to kick a field goal with 1:41 left in the game, leaving Cincinnati plenty of time to tie it up, or get the victory.​
    Now it was on the defense's shoulders. After a quick sack and a couple of drops, it looked to be essentially over with the Bearcats facing a 4th and 18. Instead, Legaux lobbed a ball into triple coverage down the sideline that miraculously found his target's hands. The receiver dropped the tip of his foot in bounds before falling out, and a booth review found it to be a catch. Now inside the Illinois 40 yard line, Cincinnati had about a minute left to get 10 yards. Instead, Legaux would take 2 sacks in a row to essentially end the game, as the Bearcats ran out of time before they could get off their 4th down attempt.​
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  5. Wick36

    Wick36 Welcome to the Jungle

    Jul 14, 2010
    Washington - 28
    USC - 3

    #2 ranked overall Washington put together a pretty dominating performance against conference opponent #8 USC. The Huskies started the scoring with a 64 yard bomb to Kasen Williams when he was able to get deep and Price dropped it to the inside where the safety had no chance at getting to it. USC would put together a good drive and would make a field goal to make the score 7-3. From there, it would be all Washington, who would go on to score 3 TDs in the second quarter. From there, Washington adopted a more conservative approach. They couldn't score again, but they nailed USC inside the 10 several times. Price through for 328 yards, 4 TDs, and an INT (I pressed the wrong button. :(). Callier ended up just shy of 100 yards on the ground. Freshman Jeremiah Hamilton had a HUGE game, with 9 catches for 96 yards and 2 TDs. He had increased looks due to injuries to Sefarian-Jenkins, Williams, and Smith. They were all relatively minor injuries, and should be back for next weeks game.

    Next week Washington plays Oklahoma in a national championship game rematch.
  6. Hova

    Hova Live Action. YiYiYi!

    Feb 21, 2009
    Damn Kzoo, Michigan
  7. abolishthefed

    abolishthefed Specializing in mediocrity

    Mar 27, 2010
    California 21
    Arizona St 28

    Mike Bercovici was 16-24 for 187 yards and 3 TD and RB Kyle Middlebrooks added 71 yards on the ground, as the Sun Devils were able to pick up a win against visiting Cal. WR Kevin Ozier caught 4 balls for 70 yards and 2 TD. CB Alden Darby paced the defense with 7 tackles and an INT.

    The Sun Devils face Texas St next week in Tempe.
  8. tmac6412

    tmac6412 Walk On

    Dec 30, 2009
    Iowa: 16
    Maryland: 3

    In another ugly game, Iowa was actually able to pull off a victory thanks to a strong defensive performance. Defensive end Ray McMillin had a career day with four sacks and senior CB Gavin Smith picked off two passes en route to Iowa's home victory over Maryland. The Terps knocked Iowa's stating QB out of the game, but the true freshman back-up was able to do just enough not to lose the game. The Iowa running game was somewhat effective, but really it was the defense.
  9. RyanC

    RyanC Walk On

    Feb 21, 2011
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    GG RadarRider, my defense went shutdown mode after that long pass early, they were flying all over the place
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2012
  10. Hova

    Hova Live Action. YiYiYi!

    Feb 21, 2009
    I'm not sure what the rating matchup was for my lineman to your DE but it was ridic. He blew right past him 90% of the time, nothing could ever develop before pressure lol Also my HBs cannot hold onto the ball so that killed my run game.
  11. Will Atkinson

    Will Atkinson Walk On

    Jan 22, 2012
    20-13 Virginia
    This was a defensive battle all game but both offenses managed to convert 6/10 3rd down attempts leading to some nice drives. Four of those drives ended in 4 FG's, 2 for both teams. With 3:52 left in the 4th it was all tied up at 13. After all the 4 lead changes it came down to the final 2 minutes..Defense from both teams continued to dominate the offenses until the final play of the game when Phillip Sims threw a unbelievable ball over the the defense and WR Dominique Terrell took it 65 yards to the house as time expired. This was one of the funnest user games I have had at TSO, Thanks for a good game uncleho ..look forward to next time.​
    Game Notes: Both teams didn't come close to 100 yards rushing. Only 1 INT was thrown. Colorado WR Richardson didn't have a receiving TD despite 85 yards on the game. ​
    The Cavaliers have a bye week before hosting the Seminoles, week 4.. ​

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