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    Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Boise State's field. Blue? You gotta be kidding me.

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by RBA View Post
    Boise State's field. Blue? You gotta be kidding me.
    My neighbor has a framed piece of their old turf in his man cave.
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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Marketing, baby. You always know what field you're seeing when you see highlights of a game played on that blue field.

    The school should sell the naming rights to a product with "Blue" in its name. Labatt's Blue Field? Blue Bunny Dairy Field?

    I like it.
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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    When I am able to decide on a field while playing NCCA Football, I always go for Boise State's field.

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by camisadelgolf View Post
    When I am able to decide on a field while playing NCCA Football, I always go for Boise State's field.
    ...and add snow. Lots of it.
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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by Heath View Post
    ...and add snow. Lots of it.
    Of course. Max wind, too.

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by Heath View Post
    ...and add snow. Lots of it.
    I enjoyed in the most recent version of NCAA Football where the snow accumulates during the game.

    I would often pick the smurf turf @ Boise, put on the snow, and by Halftime I couldn't see the field anymore.

    Just awesome in my book.

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Steelers field is pretty terrible

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Since I like the color blue I'm not sure I would call it ugly. It's more like an unexpected jolt to your senses. Sort of like playing tennis on a blue tennis court (which has happened a few times to me). Something just doesn't seem right and things appear to be somehow 'distorted'.

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by Bip Roberts View Post
    Steelers field is pretty terrible
    That's what I was thinking of as soon as I saw the thread.

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by Bip Roberts View Post
    Steelers field is pretty terrible
    What's bad about the Steelers field? I apparently haven't been paying attention.

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by macro View Post
    What's bad about the Steelers field? I apparently haven't been paying attention.
    It is like watching a bad HS field. The problem is that they don't give the field time to recover. It is home to the Steelers, Pitt, and a ton of HS games. The field is always falling apart and is slow, which hurts a speedy Pittsburgh team this season.
    As far as the blue turf, I'm cool with it, whatever. But, it gives off a weird glare on HDTV's that make it hard to watch. So in that capacity, it is annoying. One question though, where do you get blue turf? Did they paint it? Does a company make blue turf? I need answers...
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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by macro View Post
    What's bad about the Steelers field? I apparently haven't been paying attention.
    its just a mess and looks like they are playing in a field that used to be used for truck and tractor pulls

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    Quote Originally Posted by macro View Post
    What's bad about the Steelers field? I apparently haven't been paying attention.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x7DTNEa2E7w

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    Re: Isn't that the most ugliest football field ever?

    I would classify Boise State's field as painful, not ugly. It hurts my eyes just watching a game played on that field.
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