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|1 week 2 days ago||Hmm...I think you're probably||
Hmm...I think you're probably right. Good interpretation.
I don't think Brandon was a good AD or anything, but I do think Bacon has a bit of an axe to grind here. Seems to be drawing the black and white conclusion that Brandon's ego was the main thing that got in the way of getting Harbaugh, when I think it's equally likely he just was kind of shit at wooing a top level head coach, due to inexperience, personality, and other factors. The fans were clamorning for Harbuagh, and Brandon must have known he would have been worshipped had he landed him.
I'd say (and have heard from others, like Sam Webb) that Mary Sue and Lloyd Carr's coldness to the idea of Harbaugh was a much bigger factor in him "not feeling the love."
|1 week 2 days ago||This excerpt doesn't make a||
This excerpt doesn't make a lot of sense.
It says: Brandon was very self-critical when he didn't get Harbaugh and was fully expecting to get him -- Harbaugh was his first choice. His problem was ineptitude in executing that choice, not intention.
Brandon wanted to be the center of attention and didn't want a coach like Harbaugh, who would outshine him....
Those two ideas don't really square with each other.
|1 week 4 days ago||Running Game? Did it exist?||
Running Game? Did it exist?
|1 week 4 days ago||Don't think you're||
Don't think you're interpreting this right. Bo and Lloyd we're exactly known for being super forthcoming about injuries, or anything. I'd say it's much more likely that concussions weren't as big of a deal for that generation. Know that doesn't square with Brian and many others reaction to the Shane event, but I'm pretty sure that's what he meant.
|1 week 4 days ago||I'm almost positive it's the||
I'm almost positive it's the latter. He means the reaction of the media, and that it shouldn't have been such a big deal in the first place.
He starts out saying he hasn't really been following it...because it Bo and Lloyd's days, kids playing with concussions wasn't a major news event.
|1 week 6 days ago||icy hot stuntaz||
|2 weeks 4 days ago||very very similar eh?||
very very similar eh?
|2 weeks 4 days ago||(No subject)||
|9 weeks 6 days ago||Upshur is from Philly.||
Upshur is from Philly.
|9 weeks 6 days ago||...and Toderick Hunt deleted||
...and Toderick Hunt deleted his tweet.
|9 weeks 6 days ago||Matt Doherty, recruiting||
Matt Doherty, recruiting coordinator at UM retweeted this.
Pretty safe to say we're gonna have "aMAIZEing" news :-)
|10 weeks 4 days ago||Go to bed mrs rudock. You're||
Go to bed mrs rudock. You're drunk.
|12 weeks 6 days ago||Yo Magnus!||
Where do you think Enis and Evans project to? Both worked out at RB at camp, yeah?
Make sense to take 4 RBs (in addition to Falcon and Davis) in this class?
|13 weeks 6 hours ago||fairly new to softball, but||
fairly new to softball, but feels like they NEED to change the hit-by-pitch rule.
the penalty for missing an inch inside should not be a free base runner.
|16 weeks 1 day ago||Think you're just wrong here.||
Think you're just wrong here. We don't know the circumstances for his dismissal but apparently the King coaches are pissed.
|16 weeks 5 days ago||I'm from LA an went to||
I'm from LA an went to UM.
I'd say for neighborhoods in LA: Los Feliz, Silver Lake, Eagle Rock, Highland Park, Mount Washington, Glassel Park, Pasadena.
But also... Pomona/Claremont. Probably more similar to Ann Abor than any neighborhood in LA. Home to several top Liberal Arts colleges. Feels like a town not a city. And closer to Chino. Wife could take train to downtown LA, which is fast and easy.
Do yourself a favor and don't live in Fullerton. It's boring. West Hollywood is probably too far of a commute, and pretty sceney LA -- unless you're into that.
|20 weeks 6 days ago||YOU FORGOT BRANDON WATSON AND||
YOU FORGOT BRANDON WATSON AND IAN BUNTING AND CHASE WINOVICH AND KHALID HILL YOU ANIMAL
|21 weeks 3 days ago||haha, both posts are spelled||
haha, both posts are spelled wrong. Edit: he edited it now.
|22 weeks 2 days ago||this is tight.||
this is tight.
|28 weeks 10 hours ago||Wait, so your big conclusion||
Wait, so your big conclusion / thesis is that Dave Brandon is a piece of shit human being??
So was Steve Jobs. So was Stanley Kubrick. So was Henry Ford. So is Nick Saban.
Some of the most creative innovators in history were giant assholes. Dave Brandon didn't fail because of this.
He failed because: 1. Bad head football coach hire. 2. Spectacularly poor taste in his vision for modernizing UM.
|30 weeks 1 day ago||Sam Webb thinks that UM has a||
Sam Webb thinks that UM has a very slight edge in this race, FWIW.
|31 weeks 3 days ago||I don't think Hastings and||
I don't think Hastings and Partridge's positiions would be mutually exclusive.
|32 weeks 3 days ago||full size image here|
|32 weeks 6 days ago||Are you daft? No one is||
Are you daft?
No one is going to committ to a coach they have never met, or a school they have never visited.
Other schools had commits because they already had relationships with those kids.
|33 weeks 6 days ago||According to Webb, Mike||
According to Webb, Mike Zordich is in the mix for CB/Secondary coach.
|35 weeks 1 day ago||THANK YOU||
|45 weeks 6 hours ago||You know what has swag? This||
You know what has swag? This thread title.
|46 weeks 1 day ago||Do you really sell erotic||
Do you really sell erotic art?
|46 weeks 3 days ago||Testicular Elephantitis.||
|46 weeks 4 days ago||Penn State should take a||
Penn State should take a safety here.