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prolate0spheroid

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  • Posted 05/24/2015 09:15:43 EDT

    In response to Schumpeters-Ghost's comment: Bigest winner? Probably baseball - which looks like a much better run sport when you not that 75% of pitchers are using some kind of rosin/sun screen mixtur more »

  • Posted 05/24/2015 08:47:30 EDT

    In response to DoNotSleepOnThePats' comment: I wonder if the annual America's Game program on NFL Network for the Patriots this year is going to make any remarks on the deflated footballs situation. I more »

  • Posted 05/24/2015 08:46:24 EDT

    In response to carawaydj's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment: In response to carawaydj's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment:  Oh, and Caraway, on the amount the balls more »

  • Posted 05/24/2015 08:16:48 EDT

      Honestly, as the weeks go on, nothing that has happened has significantly altered my feelings about the Patriots: I believe the Pats probably did something wrong with Deflategate as they did with Sp more »

  • Posted 05/24/2015 07:47:59 EDT

    In response to DonHolman's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment: Heck, though my entire childhood, I inflated and deflated footballs and basketballs by feel.  How many of us owned gauges more »

  • Posted 05/23/2015 03:11:41 EDT

    In response to carawaydj's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment:  Oh, and Caraway, on the amount the balls are below expectations.  I would assume that McNally only wanted to soften the more »

  • Forum Post: McNally Bathroom

    Posted 05/23/2015 12:29:20 EDT

    In response to PeterStastny's comment: In response to carawaydj's comment: McNally brought the bathroom scrutiny upon himself.  He did this in two ways: 1. At first he didn't mention he even went to t more »

  • Posted 05/23/2015 12:27:08 EDT

      Oh, and Caraway, on the amount the balls are below expectations.  I would assume that McNally only wanted to soften the balls a little.  I really doubt there was any desire to reduce them to 10 or 1 more »

  • Posted 05/23/2015 12:20:53 EDT

      BostonSportsFan--the wetness of the balls is one of those assumptions that can definitely be disputed.  The report addresses it, saying balls were wet, but not waterlogged and some had remained in t more »

  • Posted 05/23/2015 11:11:20 EDT

    In response to ATJ's comment: Please do not interpret this as a lecture because it is most definitely not that. What it is are a few thoughts on Kraft’s decision and how many in Pats nation appear t more »

  • Posted 05/23/2015 11:01:11 EDT

    A few points Z: As for timing of the measurements, the Wells report is very clear on page 70 that they believe the testing began approximately 2 to 4 minutes after the balls were brought into the cold more »

  • Posted 05/23/2015 12:36:33 EDT

    In response to carawaydj's comment: In response to zbellino's comment: [ One should be especially suspicious about the refs recollection of what the starting psi was.  Even if he used the exact same g more »

  • Posted 05/23/2015 12:25:06 EDT

    In response to BostonBruinss' comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment:     Les Alouettes de Montréal ont mis sous contrat Michael Sam parce qu'ils estiment qu'il peut devenir un ailier défe more »

  • Posted 05/23/2015 12:20:11 EDT

    In response to zbellino's comment: And no, heh heh, I'm not all over the place. Don't assail other people because you lack the wherewithal to respond substantively. Respond or do not respond. The topi more »

  • Posted 05/22/2015 11:40:11 EDT

    In response to zbellino's comment: Heheh, No you're not. That's just something that you are saying now. What I discussed before was the reason why it's unlikely they tested the Patriots' balls with th more »

  • Posted 05/22/2015 11:05:09 EDT

      There are interesting things to consider about the relationship between Belichick and Brady.  I don't put much faith in anything Borges says, so I don't necessarily believe his report that Belichick more »

  • Posted 05/22/2015 10:57:21 EDT

    Pierce really is a good writer.  Much in here I agree with:


     


    http://grantland.com/the-triangle/robert-kraft-deflategate-tom-brady-roger-goodell-suspension/


     


     

    more »

  • Posted 05/22/2015 10:38:43 EDT

        Les Alouettes de Montréal ont mis sous contrat Michael Sam parce qu'ils estiment qu'il peut devenir un ailier défensif vedette dans la Ligue canadienne de football. Son homosexualité n'est pas un more »

  • Posted 05/22/2015 09:48:05 EDT

    In response to zbellino's comment: Z, I believe you are now talking about how they used the Colts balls as controls (this is not what you were talking about in your first post of calculations). In tha more »

  • Posted 05/22/2015 07:28:34 EDT

    In response to pcmIV's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment: You think Ray Anderson went rogue and had no authority to do what he did? Please give me some (non-paranoid-nutcase) source f more »

  • Posted 05/22/2015 11:27:50 EDT

    In response to DonHolman's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment: But the theoretical calculations are enough for me to suggest a problem.  The fact that so many balls, even late into the more »

  • Posted 05/22/2015 05:42:23 EDT

    In response to zbellino's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment: In response to zbellino's comment:   Please do show your calculations.   OK! Gay Lussac's Law Formula (the law Exponent us more »

  • Posted 05/21/2015 11:02:00 EDT

    In response to EnochRoot's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment: In response to ThefourBs' comment: If the logo gauge was used, the drop in pressure can be explained by natural factors, more »

  • Posted 05/21/2015 10:55:53 EDT

    In response to zbellino's comment:   Please do show your calculations.   OK! Gay Lussac's Law Formula (the law Exponent used for their calculations) P1   =   P2     ----->    P1  = T1 (P2/T2) T1       more »

  • Posted 05/21/2015 09:27:44 EDT

    In response to SeattlePat88's comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment: In response to ThefourBs' comment: In response to prolate0spheroid's comment: In response to ThefourBs' comment: In re more »

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