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|10 hours 49 min ago||It's not that hard||
Just ask yourself: What would Dave Brandon do? Got your answer? Good. Now do the opposite.
|1 day 21 hours ago||Good early test for this||
Good early test for this team. They responded well.
|2 days 15 min ago||Typo||
You wrote "above". Not sure what you mean there. Stupid autocorrect.
|2 days 11 hours ago||With the right hire, I think||
With the right hire, I think it's a quick turnaround. Hoke may prove to be our Zook.
|1 week 2 days ago||Unfortunate, but absolutely||
Unfortunate, but absolutely the right call by Hoke and company.
|1 week 6 days ago||I don't have anything to add||
I don't have anything to add to this. Excellent work, Brian.
|2 weeks 1 day ago||Great moment for Austin and||
Great moment for Austin and the team. Hopefully the first of many.
|2 weeks 2 days ago||I watched every snap of that||
I watched every snap of that Northwestern game. What else do you want from me?
|2 weeks 3 days ago||Maybe if the B1G hadn't||
Maybe if the B1G hadn't scheduled at the hill 2 years in a row they'd have a shot.
|3 weeks 1 day ago||Not at all.||
The next guy agrees with you.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||Happy Birthday, Coach. Enjoy||
Happy Birthday, Coach.
Enjoy yesterday's win, and a good celebration today.
|3 weeks 3 days ago||That may be correct but it's||
That may be correct, but it's an imcomplete picture. Brandon's job was caretaker of the athletics department both for athletes and those who support the teams. He failed miserably in half of those duties. Hoke may be loved, but nobody with a grasp on the world of college football expects him to return. Those players adopting that attitude think their opinion should reform the entire CFB universe, which is entitlement.
Dave Brandon created the mob that ousted him. For that failure he's walking away with millions of dollars. Why does he deserve this sympathy?
|3 weeks 4 days ago||I vote out of touch.||
I vote out of touch.
|3 weeks 5 days ago||Thanks for the coffee, but||
Thanks for the coffee, but you know there's nowhere you can smoke anymore.
|3 weeks 5 days ago||I will be up or down voting||
I will be up or down voting you a lot Moe. What happens over the course of the day will determine which.
I'm rooting for you, buddy.
|4 weeks 1 day ago||I'm No Bando||
But I was highly skeptical in the original thread as well. Color me wrong. Color DB fired. Please. Seriously.
|4 weeks 4 days ago||What we get:||
Eliminate a few weeks of these players being shaped by ineptitude.
|4 weeks 4 days ago||Mediocre?||
You think Hoke's performance has been mediocre?
But seriously, to answer the question: not a damn thing.
|4 weeks 6 days ago||They have 10 guys out there,||
They have 10 guys out there, someone needs to make a play.
|6 weeks 5 days ago||You are dreamy MgoJohnStamos.||
You are dreamy MgoJohnStamos.
|6 weeks 6 days ago||Uneducated Guess||
If Hurst hadn't come off the field between the TD and PAT, it's possible it was about a play earlier in the drive. That may have just been the first opportunity to discuss a different problem.
|7 weeks 1 day ago||Shortsighted Issue||
You say Brandon's money grab for football pays for almost the entire athletic budget. You are absolutely correct. But people are angry. There are those who will give up their season tickets. There are those who will stop donating because they are sick of the gouging. The football revenue is too important to ignore the ongoing issues. It may not take a hit tomorrow, but thinking in sustainable revenue is more important than thinking about milking every dime the fan base has today.
|7 weeks 1 day ago||I understand the doubt||
I understand the doubt involved. If it's a real response to anything, it's inappropriate for someone in that position. The issue is knowing if it's legit. I am certainly in the camp that wants DB out, but I'm not sold on this particular issue.
|7 weeks 2 days ago||Thanks for the clarification.||
Thanks for the clarification. I apparently missed something in the last sequence. Perhaps my brain getting an early start on blocking out this season.
|7 weeks 2 days ago||On the botched reception call||
Am I the only one baffled by Michigan managing to turn the missed reception call on the sideline into a way to burn not one timeout (unavoidable after the bad replay judgement) but both? For a team with recurring clock management issues, that's one I have to add to the growing list.
|7 weeks 3 days ago||It's hard to see eye to eye||
It's hard to see eye to eye with Dave Brandon. His head is too far up his own digestive tract.
|7 weeks 3 days ago||This comment is infuriating.||
This comment is infuriating. Also accurate.
|7 weeks 4 days ago||I would love a win. I will be||
I would love a win. I will be rooting hard for a win. But I watched the game last week.
Fire Brandon and Go Blue!
|7 weeks 5 days ago||Seeing as M has barely||
Seeing as M has barely cleared the .500 mark the last few years, and may be staring down the barrel of a 2-4 win season, an 18 year old probably won't feel that it's a power much longer. Your devoted fan (and donor) base is getting increasingly frustrated and alienated by the existing regime. The issue with Brandon's approach is that the Rosses of the world won't be around forever and the new batch will only remember being dumped on by the AD.
Like it or not, this is a real danger point for future relevance of the football program, and by extension the entire department.
|7 weeks 5 days ago||Boy could I use a good||
Boy could I use a good posbang about now. What a week.