It really isn’t possible to make an objective prediction of success for any unit on this team without a big fat "IF" in front of it. ... I think it’s fairly normal to have a few IFs on a team before every season given the natural attrition in college football, and I usually end up in the glass-is-half-full camp. But I just can’t muster the enthusiasm to fill my glass this time around.
— State of My Fandom – July 25th, 2011 " Cougar Athletic Supporter Go read it, and then come back. Curious how many of you are feeling this way.