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2/15/2013 4:04 PM (edited)
League ID: NFL22727

Now that the bowl season is over, it's time to crown a champion the old fashioned way, through a playoff!

Choose an exclusive school, & every player on your roster must have attended your school.  Notice I didn't say graduate...

Defense/OL/Special teams need to include 1 player from your school.

Make sure your school has enough players to field a team.  I couldn't find a Punter for Oklahoma or a Kicker for Purdue.  Go figure!

Some players have dual eligibility like Troy Aikman, for example, is listed under Oklahoma & UCLA.

League rules:
  • $80 million cap
  • Use any years/seasons in the database.
  • NO: Trades, WW, clones.
  • YES: Injuries
  • Use home stadium of any player on your roster.
  • Division alignment by conference (PAC-12, Big 10, SEC, etc.)
  • Standard 24 team, 6 divisions, 12 playoff teams.
Use this link for eligible players:

http://www.pro-football-reference.com/colleges/
5/15/2013 6:55 PM (edited)
Top available schools
  • ARIZONA:  Fred Enke, Michael Bates, Dennis Northcutt, Rob Gronkowski, Teddy Bruschi, Paul Robinson, Nick Folk, Vance Johnson, Lance Briggs, Chuck Cecil
  • ARKANSAS:  Joe Ferguson, Barry Foster, Darrin MacFadden, Peyton Hillis, Felix Jones, Lance Alworth, Steve Atwater, Jason Peters
  • FLORIDA:  Tim Tebow, Rex Grossman, Emmitt Smith, Fred Taylor, Neal Anderson, Percy Harvin, Wes Chandler, Chris Collinsworth, Darrell Jackson, Aaron Hernandez, Jack Youngblood, Lomas Brown, Jevon Kearse, Wilbur Marshall
  • FLORIDA ST:  Brad Johnson, Warrick Dunn, Marion Butts, Fred Biletnikoff, Anquan Boldin, Walter Jones, Deion Sanders, Peter Boulware, Derrick Brooks, Leon Washington, Sebastian Janikowski
  • ILLINOIS:  Jeff George, Tony Eason, Bill Brown, Pierre Thomas, Rashard Mendenhall, Ken Dilger, Brandon Lloyd, Bob Trumpy, Bobby Mitchell, Dick Butkus, Ray Nitschke, Neil Rackers
  • IOWA:  Rudy Bukich, Ronnie Harmon, Shonn Greene, Marv Cook, Dallas Clark, Quinn Early, Tim Dwight, Paul Krause, Reggie Roby
  • KANSAS ST: Josh Freeman, Lynn Dickey, Steve Grogan Darren Sproles, Larry Brown, Paul Coffman, Jordy Nelson, Quincy Morgan, Martin Gramatica, Terence Newman
  • LSU:  Y.A. Tittle, Joseph Addai, Harvey Williams, Billy Cannon, Eric Martin, Eddie Kennison, Dwayne Bowe, Devery Henderson, Leonard Marshall, Charlie Hennigan, Alan Faneca
  • MARYLAND:  Boomer Esiason, Lamont Jordan, Vernon Davis, Jermaine Lewis, Derrius Heyward-Bey, Ferrell Edmunds, Frank Wycheck, Randy White, Shawne Merriman
  • MICHIGAN ST:  Earl Morrall, Lorenzo White, TJ Duckett, Plaxico Burress, Andre Rison, Derrick Mason, Mushin Muhammed, Fred Arbanas, Morten Andersen, Herb Adderley, Bubba Smith
  • MISSISSIPPI:  Eli Manning, Archie Manning, Deuce McAllister, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Wesley Walls, Johnny Brewer, Mike Wallace, Patrick Willis
     
  • NEBRASKA: Vince Ferragamo, Ahman Green, Roger Craig, Mike Rozier, Tom Rathman, Irving Fryar, Johnny Mitchell, Josh Brown
  • PURDUE:  Drew Brees, Len Dawson, Bob Griese, Mike Alstott, Mike Pruitt, Rod Woodson, Calvin Williams, Mark Jackson, Mel Gray, Otis Armstrong, Cris Dishman, Matt Light, Keena Turner
  • SAN DIEGO ST:  Brian Sipe, Marshall Faulk, Webster Slaughter, Anthony Miller, Isaac Curtis, Darnay Scott, Don Warren, Brad Daluiso, Mike Saxon, Fred Dryer
  • SMU:  Don Meredith, Eric Dickerson, Raymond Berry, Emmanuel Sanders, Forest Gregg, Jerry Ball
  • TCU:  Sammy Baugh, Andy Dalton, Ladanian Tomlinson, Mike Renfro, Bob Lilly, Don Floyd
  • TEXAS A&M:  Ryan Tannehill, Rod Bernstine, Earnest Jackson, Robert Ferguson, Dante Hall, Richmond Webb, Shane Lechler, Yale Lary, Lester Hayes, Von Miller, Jacob Green, Ray Childress
  • VIRGINIA TECH:  Michael Vick, Kevin Jones, Lee Suggs, Antonio Freeman, Josh Morgan, Eddie Royal, Bruce Smith, Deangelo Hall, Shayne Graham
     
  • WASHINGTON:  Warren Moon, Mark Brunell, Hugh McElhenny, Corey Dillon, Reggie Williams, Jerome Pathon, Jeff Jaeger, Rich Camarillo, Lawyer Milloy
  • WISCONSIN:  Russell Wilson, Michael Bennett, Ron Dayne, Alan Ameche, Crazy Legs Hirsch, Al Toon, Lee Evans, Chris Chambers, Owen Daniels, Mike Webster, JJ Watt
5/16/2013 4:22 PM (edited)

Committed Owners

1)  Got_Worms: NORTH CAROLINA ST
2)  Got_Worms: COLORADO
3)  grayfoxx:  CALIFORNIA
4)  grayfoxx:  OHIO ST
5)  glen87:  UCLA
6)  glen87:  WEST VIRGINIA
7)  coolmay_one:  SYRACUSE
8)  Scottedward:  OKLAHOMA
9)  rejay:  TENNESSEE
10)  sjstapleton:  STANFORD
11)  kilgore:  AUBURN
12)  specsman:  ALABAMA
13)  specsman:  LOUISVILLE
14)  kilgore:  TEXAS
15)  tabasko:  GEORGIA
16)  felonius:  USC
17)  gwhouse:  KANSAS
18)  gwhouse:  MICHIGAN
19)  wallyman55:  PENN ST
20)  Scottedward:  BYU
21)  Got_Worms: WISCONSIN
22)  glen87:  PITTSBURGH
23)  wallyman55:  ARIZONA ST
24)  66bigsurge:  NOTRE DAME

1/25/2013 10:52 PM (edited)
would take a UCLA team

LA Memorial Coliseum for the stadium since the Rose Bowl is not available
1/25/2013 11:51 PM
OL / DEF / ST rule clarification -->  I am guessing the player would have to be relevant to your selection (a C, G, T, TE for OL and a defensive player for your DEF). 

In other words, I could not use QB Billy Kilmer for a '74 Redskins DEF.  Or a safety to represent my OL
1/26/2013 11:11 AM (edited)
You could use any Ravens OL from 1996-2007 because they have Jonathan Ogden.  You could use Seahawks D from 1981-1987 with Kenny Easley.  Special teams is a little tougher to discern, but a stud Kick/Punt returner will make it easier to identify eligible ST, like Devin Hester on the Miami Hurricanes.

Does that make sense?
1/26/2013 12:39 AM
exactly, that is how i did it.  Wanted that '74 Redskins DEF, but Kilmer was my only Bruin on that team.

For verification purposes:

DEF - '90 Steelers (SS - Carnell Lake)
OL - '03 Packers (C - Mike Flanagan)
ST - '86 Buccaneers (NT - Karl Morgan)

1/26/2013 1:38 AM
You should be able to use the 74 Redskins if they have 1 player from UCLA.

I gotta figure out who's gonna get the ball to those Georgia Tech WR's?!

1/26/2013 9:18 AM
Posted by Got_Worms on 1/26/2013 1:38:00 AM (view original):
You should be able to use the 74 Redskins if they have 1 player from UCLA.

I gotta figure out who's gonna get the ball to those Georgia Tech WR's?!

but the UCLA player for that team was QB Kilmer, so figured that would not count
1/27/2013 12:24 PM
It's amazing that Ohio St hasn't produced a quality NFL QB!
1/27/2013 1:39 PM
Make sure your school has enough players to field a team. I couldn't find a Punter for Oklahoma or a Kicker for Purdue. Go figure!

Seems kinda harsh to block a team for the lack of a kicker - why not go to the college of (none) to sign one who never went to college?
1/27/2013 5:14 PM
That's a great idea! This league would feel incomplete without Oklahoma represented!
1/29/2013 11:31 AM
Put me down for 2 teams - TBD
1/29/2013 1:47 PM
Maybe Terrell Pryor will pan out & Ohio St will finally have a NFL QB!
2/5/2013 1:21 AM
will take West Virginia for a second team
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