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Old 04-01-2019, 09:54 AM
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With the tweak toward a more frequent rating update McBeth and others could shoot up higher (even if only for a short period of time) perhaps a little easier, since it wouldn't have to be such a sustained stretch of success.
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Old 04-01-2019, 11:47 AM
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I wonder if he will team up with another shoe this year. Seems like the iron is hot to jump on board with UA or the like.

Also I would like to see Ogio or other golf brands getting further into the mix. Not that sponsorship is everything but Mr. McBeth is an obvious choice to spearhead that direction for disc golf.

Let's hope for more podium finishes with Ricky and McBeth - I want to see that rivalry back and relevant. Like, give me an event where they jockey back and forth only to be overtaken by one of the young guns and upset for 1st by Heimborg or the like.
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Old 04-05-2019, 11:06 AM
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It's funny to read this thread and to look back on and its ripping it up with new plastic
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OK, here we go: McBeth is done. I predict hell be 1030 rated before hes ever 1050 rated again; if he is ever rated that high again. No DGPT or NT first places the rest of the year and more finishes out of the top 10 than in.
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1030 before 1050 is a bit of a hot take...
A hot take because it was controversial, and ended up being dead wrong.


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Old 08-17-2019, 06:47 PM
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So does 5x mean he's washed up? It's the archer not the arrow.

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Disclaimer 1) I know its spelled McBeth, it makes the play on words more...pompous? No, that cant be it

Disclaimer 2) Im either committing the vilest heresy or saving saving the brightest star in DG

Disclaimer 3) I wasnt paying attention to DG until last year so I didnt experience 2012-2015 for all the historical perspective

OK, here we go: McBeth is done. I predict hell be 1030 rated before hes ever 1050 rated again; if he is ever rated that high again. No DGPT or NT first places the rest of the year and more finishes out of the top 10 than in. I cant tell you how painful it is to type this: Dont waste your Skip Ace picks.

I feel sick and sad and I hope Im wrong and I hope every last poster tears me to pieces with acerbic wit and irrefutable arguments against. And if anyone mentions marriage or wife, may you be blessed with the peaceful relationship you deserve

Let the flaming begin!
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Old 08-17-2019, 07:21 PM
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Is there a "Has Paul McBeth peaked?" thread?

*ducking*

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Old 08-17-2019, 08:29 PM
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I thought McBeth would fall off with Discraft. I am willing to admit I was totally wrong.

Now I will spread conspiracy theories saying he was throwing wiped Discraft discs all along

How much for a roc stamped buzzz?

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Old 08-17-2019, 09:19 PM
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Serious question: will this be McBeth's last world title? I'm thinking in terms that he's not getting any younger...
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Serious question: will this be McBeth's last world title? I'm thinking in terms that he's not getting any younger...
The guy is too consistent. He also takes care of his body better than anyone else on tour and has more resources to do so. He has another 6 or 7 years before he should start losing distance due to age and even then, will it really matter if he is throwing 25' less? I don't expect him to get more than Climo, but I expect him to win again.

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