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Tech @ UAB
Haven't seen too much discussion concerning the game. What are expectations in Birmingham? I know it's homecoming and UAB is doing the jerseys for the children's hospital. I believe it will be heavily attended.

My expectations are for Tech to come out with a win but UABs QB will likely give Tech fits with his legs. Tech has struggled against mobile QBs in the past! Tech will need to establish some type of running game which will be tough with our main deep threat likely out or limited.

But this is CUAB we are talking about and we know how much the conference likes to stick it to Tech in Birmingham 03-wink
10-06-2017 10:04 AM
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I'm expecting this to be tough. We are pretty banged up and resting some guys ahead of the bye week in hopes of getting them back for USM. Could be a recipe for trouble.
10-06-2017 10:26 AM
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(10-06-2017 10:04 AM)Collin_Ellis Wrote:  Haven't seen too much discussion concerning the game. What are expectations in Birmingham? I know it's homecoming and UAB is doing the jerseys for the children's hospital. I believe it will be heavily attended.

My expectations are for Tech to come out with a win but UABs QB will likely give Tech fits with his legs. Tech has struggled against mobile QBs in the past! Tech will need to establish some type of running game which will be tough with our main deep threat likely out or limited.

But this is CUAB we are talking about and we know how much the conference likes to stick it to Tech in Birmingham 03-wink

I think our offense will be OK but I'm very concerned about J'Mar. He doesn't get enough credit for all the great things he does. Tech will need to lose this game for us to have a chance.

I predict we'll have 30-35k in attendance.
10-06-2017 11:51 AM
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The one thing J'Mar has is a decent deep ball. Something we haven't had in years. Receivers are iffy, except for Teddy Veal, the Tulane transfer. He is exciting.

Was in Birmingham for the last game we played, but can't make it this year due to a move. Your fans were a class act.

Here's to a great game and no major injuries.
10-06-2017 12:25 PM
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I love the special jersey idea for UAB. That's awesome!

I'm looking for our D to put together a solid, complete game. I think the offense will be ok, but I'm ready to see if the defense can continue to play well as we get going on the bulk of conference play. They've impressed me overall so far.
10-06-2017 01:06 PM
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So far this year, UAB has not played a solid 2 halves of football. That is what it will take to beat Tech. We cannot afford to get behind early, or it may get ugly. If Clark has the defense up to the challenge I like our chances. I view Tech as the cream of C-UAB, but if we can hang in there with a chance at end, maybe the refs can make up for the last game at the hoops tournament.
10-06-2017 01:34 PM
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(10-06-2017 01:34 PM)ICB Wrote:  So far this year, UAB has not played a solid 2 halves of football. That is what it will take to beat Tech. We cannot afford to get behind early, or it may get ugly. If Clark has the defense up to the challenge I like our chances. I view Tech as the cream of C-UAB, but if we can hang in there with a chance at end, maybe the refs can make up for the last game at the hoops tournament.

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10-06-2017 01:38 PM
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Hoping for a good game. La Tech is a great example of who we're trying to be. We want to compete for championships every year. I'm hoping you guys bring a good crowd tomorrow. Go blazers!
10-06-2017 01:51 PM
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I expect a good crowd and a good game. Tech cannot afford to overlook anybody, especially UAB.
10-06-2017 03:32 PM
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(10-06-2017 11:51 AM)BlazerGold09 Wrote:  
(10-06-2017 10:04 AM)Collin_Ellis Wrote:  Haven't seen too much discussion concerning the game. What are expectations in Birmingham? I know it's homecoming and UAB is doing the jerseys for the children's hospital. I believe it will be heavily attended.

My expectations are for Tech to come out with a win but UABs QB will likely give Tech fits with his legs. Tech has struggled against mobile QBs in the past! Tech will need to establish some type of running game which will be tough with our main deep threat likely out or limited.

But this is CUAB we are talking about and we know how much the conference likes to stick it to Tech in Birmingham 03-wink

I think our offense will be OK but I'm very concerned about J'Mar. He doesn't get enough credit for all the great things he does. Tech will need to lose this game for us to have a chance.

I predict we'll have 30-35k in attendance.

Forecast says bad weather that will impact attendance
10-06-2017 03:50 PM
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