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|4 weeks 2 days ago||So you're more about rooting||
So you're more about rooting against OSU than for Michigan?
|4 weeks 3 days ago||So I take it ESPN U had some||
So I take it ESPN U had some Friday night slots they needed filled?
|4 weeks 3 days ago||"Should I take a dump today?"||
"Should I take a dump today?"
|6 weeks 1 day ago||1) Find some high school kids||
1) Find some high school kids to suit up for your team.
2) Teach them to lead with their heads. Kill shots win games.
3) Take out the knees.
4) Coach them to take a couple of vicious cheap shots or late hits early in the game- it puts the other team on their heels the rest of the way.
5) Stock up on growth hormone.
|8 weeks 1 day ago||Yeah, well, I prayed 100+||
Yeah, well, I prayed 100+ times.
|8 weeks 3 days ago||He is a miracle worker for||
He is a miracle worker for nearly getting that garbage pitching staff into the playoffs. Not that baseball managers do much anyhow.
|9 weeks 6 days ago||He'll always have that time||
He'll always have that time where his defense ended Michigan's decades-long no-shutout streak.
|10 weeks 3 hours ago||37-27 UM||
|11 weeks 19 hours ago||31-27 UM||
I can follow instructions
|11 weeks 21 hours ago||UM 31 CU 27||
|11 weeks 1 day ago||Hopefully Michigan struggles||
Hopefully Michigan struggles badly through the first three quarters so they can learn how to overcome adversity and a 30-point deficit in the fourth quarter.
|14 weeks 1 day ago||I've always found mgoblog odd||
I've always found mgoblog odd in that it's the only blog or community I'm aware of that frequently asks its participants to contribute less. Serious question- why not have a separate off-topic board? More discussion, more page clicks, more $$$.
|20 weeks 6 days ago||How dare he have an opinion||
How dare he have an opinion on something that is entirely subjective!
|32 weeks 20 hours ago||HINDER Lock the thread.||
Lock the thread.
|37 weeks 4 days ago||You could have stopped at "A||
You could have stopped at "A few years ago we decided to do a mini vacation in Gatlinburg" and won the award for worst (best?) vacation horror story.
|45 weeks 4 days ago||Love laughing at hockey||
Love laughing at hockey players always shoving and punching between whistles, kind of a cross between little kids throwing tantrums and so-called "thugs".
|46 weeks 4 days ago||Yep, their failure had more||
Yep, their failure had more to do with personnel than anything. You can have the greatest OL coach on the planet, but if the players are physically and mentally not up to D-1 standards, your line will still suck.
|46 weeks 5 days ago||"Huron River Message Board"||
That's two more QBs than Michigan has playing in the two playoffs.
|52 weeks 17 hours ago||Besides the program being in||
Besides the program being in a rough patch- hopefully ending- conference titles are more difficult to win now due to (1) 14 teams in conference instead of 10 or 11 and (2) no more co-champs.
Whatever numbers they used to put up aren't realistic going forward, largely due to #2.
|1 year 1 day ago||Their football team won a||
Their football team won a conference championship and is about to win a second in an era when co-champions are no longer a possibility, meaning you have a 1/14 shot at it instead of about 2/10 like it used to be. And their basketball team has been even better under Izzo.
|1 year 4 days ago||He's retiring from basketball||
He's retiring from basketball because he's washed up and now gets to go enjoy his millions full time. He's not dying and he didn't just get a cancer diagnosis.
|1 year 3 weeks ago||2012, Disney World. I was||
2012, Disney World. I was wearing a Michigan t-shirt. Someone walking in the opposite direction yelled "Appalachian State!" at me.
In 2012 .
|1 year 29 weeks ago||Davis Square, Somerville,||
Davis Square, Somerville, MA
|1 year 31 weeks ago||Tough to bet against||
Tough to bet against Michigan's rich tradition of winning football games out west.
|1 year 35 weeks ago||'twas a joke, a callback to||
'twas a joke, a callback to the days of "the spread won't work"
|1 year 35 weeks ago||Pistol won't work in the Big||
Pistol won't work in the Big Ten.
|1 year 35 weeks ago||Double post||
|1 year 35 weeks ago||Michael Jordan misses the||
Michael Jordan misses the game winner against Utah in the '98 Finals.
Jazz win the Finals. Jordan publicly blames Scottie Pippen. Pippen retires immediately and takes a job as an assistant at Cleveland State, then moves on to be an assistant at USC. While at USC, Pippen becomes involved in a minor scandal, which ends up affecting the entire athletic department. Reggie Bush and Matt Leinart decide to instead attend Purdue, leading them to consecutive Rose Bowl losses. Joe Tiller retires when both players declare for the draft in 2006. Rich Rodriguez, not Danny Hope, is hired to replace Tiller. Lloyd Carr is then in turn replaced by Jim Grobe upon retirement in 2007. Grobe lasts three seasons with records of 4-8, 5-7, and 7-6 before being fired and replaced by Brady Hoke. Roy Roundtree has a moderately successful college career at Purdue, becoming an undrafted free agent who appears in 9 games over two seasons with the Titans and Panthers.
|1 year 37 weeks ago||My rule of thumb is to never||
My rule of thumb is to never wear the jersey of someone younger than me.
Don't care what anyone else does.
|1 year 37 weeks ago||Research is pointless beyond||
Research is pointless beyond looking at which top seeds are dealing with significant injuries and eliminating those teams from consideration, and MAYBE also eliminating the handful of teams that you can seemingly count on pooping out early in the tournament annually. The tournament as a whole is a crapshoot, the round of 64 games always include several unpredictable results, and no amount of research would ever give you UConn over UK last year, or Wichita State, Michigan, and Syracuse in the FF the year before, etc.
Edit: Upon further consideration, it's probably also worthwhile to look at which teams are drastically underseeded or overseeded based on metrics.