Honestly that is probably the most ideal situation. Why bother going through all that effort to see what they have to say and then ban them?
Honestly are we that stricken for content that we have to resort to negbanging and troll-hating? I mean people complain about stupid threads being started when regular users are on the board, yet people want legit trolls to roll through on the board and post?
I am all for Brian just turning off new user registration. If there is a legit Michigan fan who really wants an account this week, then they can email Brian or one of the mods.