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|8 weeks 2 days ago||"Brandon's contract||
"Brandon's contract stipulates that if he's fired without cause prior to Jan. 1, 2016, the university must pay him his remaining base salary and his remaining deferred compensation."
For the lawyers out there, is this debacle enough to demonstrate cause?
|8 weeks 3 days ago||You should totally write||
You should totally write Brian an e-mail voicing displeasure and asking for the pro-rated portion of your yearly subscription fee back
|8 weeks 3 days ago||After Michigan fires him, at||
After Michigan fires him, at least Hoke will land on his feet working for Roger Goodell
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|12 weeks 1 day ago||34-17 Michigan||
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|13 weeks 2 days ago||Well...||
Might have to start a well count for Nussmeier too
|15 weeks 22 hours ago||Venric Mark to transfer||
Seth needs a supplemental pick- https://twitter.com/teddygreenstein/status/499702988508647424
|23 weeks 1 day ago||Hello: Messiah!||
|29 weeks 6 days ago||U of M- Dearborn||
Highly recommend doing the classes at U of M-Dearborn. Much cheaper than Ann Arbor, and the credits transfer over. They're pretty flexible with offering night classes too if I remember right (from about 20 years ago) I did Calc III and Linear Algebra there and only had to take Differential Equations at Ann Arbor to finish up the math requirement for engineering. Added bonus- if you set your sights outside of Ann Arbor for undergraduate, you still have the U of M name on a transcript.
|42 weeks 1 hour ago||Recruiting Goof||
On the Bielfeldt/Pitchford note, IIRC the last scholarship came down to Bielfeldt and Larry Nance Jr. Nance is doing really well for Wyoming- top 50 defensive rebounding %age, good offensive rating and true shooting percentage, and he's a high usage player. For a staff that has had success with undervalued offspring of NBA players, always seemed like an odd choice to go with Bielfeldt over him.
|46 weeks 1 hour ago||From Heiko's interview||
From Heiko's interview: " If the pieces don’t fit together properly, then that’s a reflection of the coordinator and no one else. " - Al Borges
I think that pretty much sums it up
|1 year 9 weeks ago||If you believe the Ohio||
If you believe the Ohio posters, the shadiness is due to Meyer asking him to delay his visit as they think they have a better shot with another TE prospect (Gesick)
|1 year 22 weeks ago||Ranked as the 6th best kicker||
Ranked as the 6th best kicker by Chris Sailer: http://www.chrissailerkicking.com/player-profiles/2015.html
|1 year 27 weeks ago||Need to get Snoop's Son||
Would love to get Broadus if for no other reason that we can say we've had sons of both Huggy Bears.
|1 year 42 weeks ago||Smith||
Smith is in too
|1 year 43 weeks ago||Really love the recruit||
Really love the recruit ratings vs Nth best recruit plots...was wondering how someone could come up with a quick visual to show something like this, and this perfectly shows it off. Nice work!
|1 year 44 weeks ago||There is an interesting post||
There is an interesting post on thebiglead about how Michigan is actually better on defense than the defensive efficiency stat indicates:
Crux of the argument is that they are up among the nation's leaders in "shutdown stretches" defined as a 4 min period in which the opponent does not score. The article doesn't speak to when these stretches occurred, so some of these could be biased to lower ranked opponents or less critical game situations, but it's an interesting stat...
|1 year 44 weeks ago||Keep with the current system-||
Keep with the current system- McGary off the bench, but keep giving him more minutes. Makes sense to have McGary in for Morgan when LeVert spells Hardaway. Hardaway is a much better rebounder than LeVert, so McGary's better rebounding over Morgan is needed.
|1 year 44 weeks ago||Added bonus...I believe||
Added bonus...I believe McGary's 20 min now qualify him in the kenpom rankings for rebounding
|1 year 45 weeks ago||Agree completely.||
|1 year 46 weeks ago||delete||
|1 year 46 weeks ago||I was wondering about that||
I was wondering about that too. Big Puppy seems more appropriate for McGary, with the energy and excitable nature and youthful mistakes, but I've seen other places refer to GRIII as Big Puppy (http://thehoopdoctors.com/online2/2012/01/michigan-recruit-glenn-robinso... for example)
|1 year 46 weeks ago||According to some Iowa||
According to some Iowa friends, he was always a high floor, low ceiling type of guy. Ideally an energy guy/6th man off the bench (which is his role now), but started because of total lack of talent at Iowa when McCaffery got there
|1 year 46 weeks ago||Michigan not in Final 3 according to Chris Balas||
"Three teams on Leon McQuay III's list, none of which are Michigan."
|1 year 46 weeks ago||Dennis Bergkamp||
THERE IS BEAR CUM!
|1 year 46 weeks ago||Mitch McGary||
Interesting to note that if he had the requisite minutes (he plays in 36.5% of minutes, kenpom requires a minimum of 40% of minutes to count in rebounding stats), he'd be 2nd in the COUNTRY in offensive rebounding percentage and 30th in defensive rebounding percentage.
|1 year 52 weeks ago||70-55 Michigan||
|2 years 2 weeks ago||Loved the Prater sighting||
Loved the Prater sighting
|2 years 5 weeks ago||38-13||
38-13 Michigan, 289 rushing yards
|2 years 6 weeks ago||Link to TomVH Post($)|
|2 years 11 weeks ago||Not surprised||
He's had problems with alcohol and other things in his personal life dating back to his days as an assistant at Illinois under Bill Self. Shame he had to squander his second chance