Hoke was top notch at this aspect of his job.
His wonderlic score is incredible. Academic All Big Ten (America?) at Ohio.
Edit: This link within the deadspin article is to a study of QB performance vs. Intelligence. Interesting stuff.
Any nominations for a game of unfathomable sadness?
I personally believe Notre Dame is ripe for an upset - looking ahead to the Under the Lights. USF line is ND by 10, but I believe this shifty USF team can suprise and cover that spread.
BTW: Brian, is This Week in Schadenfreude returning for 2011?
Overrated: David Molk, Michigan -- Molk is considered the top center in the country by a number of scouts, yet in our opinion there are better senior centers in his conference. Molk lacks size as well as strength in the middle of the line and is constantly getting pushed aside by opponents.
Read more: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2011/writers/tony_pauline/08/29/offensive.prospects/index.html#ixzz1WcjeMsDF
But he is a good college player
For those of you that ordered tickets thru the NW web site and chose to have them mailed, they should be on their way to you. I received my tickets yesterday (I live in a Chicago 'burb). They'll come in a pretty plain looking envelope that I almost mis-took for junk mail. FYI.
What changes for the Step Show and the band's show performance with the first-ever night game? Times, etc? Part of our pregame ritual is the StepShow and coming back to the stadium with the MMB - can you MMB dudes give us some benchmarks for timing and anything else different planned for the nite game we need to be aware of from the band's perspective?