"I didn't come to Alabama to win 10 games a year and be a contender. I came here to win championships. Conference championships and national championships. I love it here because that's just not what I want, but what this fanbase expects."
--Alabama Head Football Coach, Nick Saban
“Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish on it’s ability to climb a tree, it will spend it’s whole life believing it is stupid.” — Albert Einstein
Originally Posted by CapstoneTider Basic Intelligence is a culturally biased opinion. The "intelligence" to send a man to the moon vs the making a balsa wood boat with no tools can both be looked on as equally great achievements as they both create the necessary vehicle to stimulate the communities through intelligence.
"When it comes to history, no one stands taller than the Irish.....unless......you're the Crimson Tide.” -- Brent Musburger closing comment of the 2013 BCSCG
Is the current suggestion that there are no intelligent (relatively speaking) CBs in the NFL who play well?
“I have offended God and mankind because my work did not reach the quality it should have.” - the last words of Leonardo da Vinci
Many courses base their mark strictlyon papers though, without holding any tests or exams, so I suppose one can "studiously" avoid them.
Most of my undergrad courses were like that, in fact.
Miraculously, I did surprisingly well in the LSAT - which, back then, was a 6 hour exam - enough to help get me into a top law school.
Even though I had a knot in my gut the whole time, and I left there thinking I'd blown it...
Hard to say what happened with Claiborne, especially after reading the various opinions in these posts...
The existence of God isn't determined in the thoughts of man. God exists, no matter what man thinks.
"It cost a lot of money to look this cheap."-Dolly Parton.
"If you ever want to know how good your barbecue is start charging for it"-Myron Mixon
Just a thought but could his disability be credited to any head trauma from hits? We've seen the recent cases of football players that have major head issues.
"I don't know what class is but I can tell when one has it, you can tell from a mile away"
-- Coach Bryant
"We always talk about playing 60 minutes but this is a 60-10 game: the 60 minutes of the game and the 10 minutes in the locker room after the game that you remember for the rest of your life."
-- Nick Saban day after beating Clemson
Ok this is all funny but let's give him a break.