Foskey is Irish

Author: Irish_Demon (1359 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 3:14 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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Awesome. Welcome.

Author: BaronVonZemo (23439 Posts - Joined: Nov 19, 2010)

Posted at 5:14 pm on Feb 7, 2019

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I read where he had signed earlier but wanted to wait on the verbal.

Author: whatsamataU (16373 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 4:16 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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already sounds like high maintenance to me.

Author: WestCoastIrishFan (8796 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 4:31 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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Wow. Moronic at best.

Author: JohnnyIrish (54 Posts - Joined: Jul 19, 2015)

Posted at 9:03 pm on Feb 6, 2019

He's 18. You have no idea of his motivations. It's none of your business. Way to support a player who just committed to Notre Dame. And, he's only 18.

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Already sounds like he likes being a teammate to me.

Author: Frankx (63 Posts - Joined: Aug 22, 2017)

Posted at 7:25 pm on Feb 6, 2019

Not even on campus yet. Good god.

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Good grief, just stop

Author: Nigel Tufnel (4211 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 7:24 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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Highly agree.

Author: faircatchcorby (5911 Posts - Joined: Jan 26, 2011)

Posted at 8:31 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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The path he chose required no maintenance, actually

Author: Rocket91 (5113 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 5:29 pm on Feb 6, 2019

Since he signed in December, the staff didn’t have to call him, worry about other schools calling him, or spend any time on his recruitment. He was in fold. Announcement or not, it doesn’t add to Notre Dame’s workload or allocation of resources. They just keep quiet and let him have his moment at his school.

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I'm saying he has all the makings of someone high maintenance. I also find it difficult to believe

Author: WestCoastIrishFan (8796 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 6:41 pm on Feb 6, 2019

he already signed given the coaches just visited him.

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Ok boss

Author: Rocket91 (5113 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 10:55 pm on Feb 6, 2019
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He wanted to announce with other teammates. C’mon

Author: faircatchcorby (5911 Posts - Joined: Jan 26, 2011)

Posted at 8:31 pm on Feb 6, 2019

Westy, not like you to be a negative Nelly.

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the problem is if he was going anywhere else, you'd agree.

Author: WestCoastIrishFan (8796 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 8:35 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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Not so. My take is, if they don't wanna be at ND, that's good for everyone.

Author: faircatchcorby (5911 Posts - Joined: Jan 26, 2011)

Posted at 8:32 am on Feb 8, 2019

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Exactly.

Author: Napoleon (2702 Posts - Joined: Apr 23, 2015)

Posted at 6:11 pm on Feb 6, 2019

Foskey seems like a thoughtful, mature kid. He certainly hasn’t done anything that would merit fan criticism.

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You come to that conclusion from such limited info?

Author: Domer From Hell (10687 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 4:55 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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oh Give the kid a break....

Author: IrishMikeR (501 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 4:53 pm on Feb 6, 2019

This is his day to do his thing as he wants. ND staff probably knew he was committed to them. The last people that need to know is us. Another rush to judgement. Booo

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let's give it 4 years and revisit our posts.

Author: WestCoastIrishFan (8796 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 5:26 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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If true it won’t take that dang long.

Author: faircatchcorby (5911 Posts - Joined: Jan 26, 2011)

Posted at 8:33 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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He wanted to announce with his friends and teammates.

Author: Napoleon (2702 Posts - Joined: Apr 23, 2015)

Posted at 4:39 pm on Feb 6, 2019

Doesn't sound "high maintenance" at all.

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because he couldn't do it during the early signing period?

Author: WestCoastIrishFan (8796 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 5:25 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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No. He could not have announced at today’s ceremony back in December.

Author: Napoleon (2702 Posts - Joined: Apr 23, 2015)

Posted at 6:09 pm on Feb 6, 2019

Like the other high profile recruit from his school he waited to go public until today’s ceremony at the school. Absolutely nothing wrong with that. He said throughout the process that his public announcement wasn’t going to happen until the ceremony. And if he did previously sign the LOI while waiting to make it public, that is actually a very mature way to handle it. It alleviated any worry ND might have about a last-minute flip. There is nothing that says “high maintenance” here, and your baseless criticism is ultra douchey.

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I see it differently. I see a kid that really wanted some spotlight. All that is great, until it's

Author: WestCoastIrishFan (8796 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 6:39 pm on Feb 6, 2019

not. It's just like recruiting someone to work for you. Sometimes there are just warning signs you really shouldn't ignore. Hope I'm wrong. We'll see.

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It is baseless.

Author: Napoleon (2702 Posts - Joined: Apr 23, 2015)

Posted at 7:57 am on Feb 7, 2019

And you are a giant douche to make that leap of logic to criticize the kid on signing day on a fan message board. Of course, you are the clown who predicted ND would lose six games in ‘18 . . . right? Even listed the six teams. You’re a joke.

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Maybe hypercritical, Westy. Give him a chance. He ain’t

Author: faircatchcorby (5911 Posts - Joined: Jan 26, 2011)

Posted at 8:35 pm on Feb 6, 2019

all growed up yet.

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isn't it more than odd he's the only kid in the class that needed a press conference to announce his

Author: WestCoastIrishFan (8796 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 10:16 pm on Feb 6, 2019

decision? If ND fans are all about RKG's, his initial actions contradict that definition. I see a prima donna in the making. Might as well move him to WR. .Like I said, we'll see. I hope I'm wrong.

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No. Not even a little bit.

Author: Napoleon (2702 Posts - Joined: Apr 23, 2015)

Posted at 3:25 pm on Feb 8, 2019

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Just saw it.

Author: faircatchcorby (5911 Posts - Joined: Jan 26, 2011)

Posted at 3:32 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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Re: Foskey is Irish

Author: Irishize (67 Posts - Joined: Dec 1, 2018)

Posted at 3:19 pm on Feb 6, 2019

Da Foz...Ayyyy!

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Close........Fonz. But I see ya working.

Author: faircatchcorby (5911 Posts - Joined: Jan 26, 2011)

Posted at 3:33 pm on Feb 6, 2019

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