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Friday afternoon football links, tidbits and thoughts


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One of the great aspects of college football is that it gives guys opportunities they might have had otherwise in life.

As far as the game goes, I had a chance to take a closer look at the matchup last night while working on my gameday page, one of the big projects of the week.

This game really could come down to whether or not UNT can slow down Ohios offense. Tyler Tettleton is a really, really good college quarterback and Beau Blakenship can pound the ball with the best of them. UNT is not particularly big up front defensively.

Read more: http://meangreenblog.dentonrc.com/2013/09/friday-afternoon-football-links-tidbits-and-thoughts.html/

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North Texas has 2 of its offensive linemen on the pre-season first team All Conference CUSA and a very experienced 5'th year QB who now has more offensive fire-power than many of us can remember UNT having in awhile and should be able sustain some nice offensive drives while at the same time keeping Ohio U's offensive on the sidelines.

And the aforementioned description of our offense is better than not having all that since we know how that can be, too.

OK, this is my guesstimate of the final score:

North Texas 42

Ohio U 28

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