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|21 hours 22 min ago||World class University,||
World class University, Alumni, Funds, Facilities and a highly paid coach.
I call bullshit we shouldn't be a bubble team nearly every year.
|21 hours 23 min ago||Wrong. I've watched all his||
I've watched all his team. This team doesn't pass the stink test.
It's possible we only win 2 or 3 Big Ten games.
|2 days 21 hours ago||So favored by 10, barely||
So favored by 10, barely won.
UCLA is going to be a 30 pt + blowout.
Unbelievably, this is the worst Beilein team yet.
After the Orange Bowl, it's going to be another long wait for fall football camp.
|5 days 21 hours ago||yep||
|6 days 12 hours ago||I don't agree - expectations||
I don't agree - expectations should be playoff every year.
We have the highest paid coach, the best stadium, a world class University and #4 football program in revenue.
|6 days 12 hours ago||I agree with him. It's wasn't||
I agree with him.
It's wasn't a "played our asses off and lost at the last minute" type of game
We laid a huge egg at Iowa and allowed a shit team to stay in the game. The whole game was wrong - not just the last minute.
|6 days 12 hours ago||But the fact of the matter is||
But the fact of the matter is they would be champs, they'd have an 11th win, AND they would've just beaten the #6 team in the country.
And the beat the #2 team in the country, which we could not.
|1 week 1 day ago||Beilein game - shoot long. If||
Beilein game - shoot long.
If you go cold you are done as you have no one to drive lane to pickup layups and fouls.
If you are shooting hot you can beat anyone.
|1 week 3 days ago||Refs suck, refs suck, refs||
Refs suck, refs suck, refs suck, int, int, fumble (3 turnovers on a road game against #2 team - nothing to see here), refs suck, refs suck, refs suck
|1 week 5 days ago||It probably will. A 2 loss||
It probably will. A 2 loss Michigan with a win over a 2 loss Colorado will be ranked higher.
|1 week 5 days ago||We are in a "polls" + 2 games||
We are in a "polls" + 2 games system. Not a "defacto 8 game system".
Used to be the poll winner was NC.
Now the top 4 poll winners must win 2 games to get the NC.
|1 week 5 days ago||I think these are in place||
I think these are in place for an eventual expanded playoffs. The idea is that a late-blooming cinderella team could make their way into the playoffs via the conference championships automatic seed. When the Big 12 gets a playoff, I can see what the OP describes happening - 6 auto bids from conference champs and two "at large" invites.
|1 week 5 days ago||Not far fetched at all. If||
Not far fetched at all.
If Clemson or Washington lose we will have the best 2 loss portfolio.
|1 week 5 days ago||No 8 team playoff - but the||
No 8 team playoff - but the current system is flawed.
1) Make it a condition that you must win conference championship to get in playoff. This would exclude OSU and make the PSU/Wisc winner a playoff participant.
2) Make the conferences change their formula so overall record is the #1 indicator. This would have OSU in the B1G championship game.
As it it now, OSU gets a bye week for the playoffs -unfair for the other teams.
Also, if Colorado beats Washington, we could sneak back in at #4! We are obviously the strongest 2 loss team - having beat Wisc, PSU and Colorado and taken the #2 to 2 OT in their house.
|2 weeks 11 hours ago||(No subject)||
|2 weeks 5 days ago||Columbus next Sat is 43 at||
Columbus next Sat is 43 at noon, overcast with a 8mph breeze.
That said, the 1st half sucked because
1) O-line wasn't doing any pass or run blocking.
2) O'Korn had the jitters.
3) The weather.
When the O-line actually showed up to play in the 2nd half the run and pass game improved dramatically and the QB sacks/hurries dropped.
The last two weeks has been 80% O-Line issues, IMO. Speight getting knocked around eventually hurt along with O'Korn running for his life the 1st half.
|3 weeks 2 hours ago||You are trying to bait me||
You are trying to bait me with sentence ending prepositions but I am not going there.
|3 weeks 2 hours ago||Yes, using the word "of",||
Yes, using the word "of", which I did, - noun
If I had written "Upset Games Import Significance" - verb
verb (used without object)
7. to be of consequence or importance; to matter:
We are friends, and it does not import that we have only just met.
8. something that is imported from abroad; an imported commodity or article.
9. the act of importing or bringing in; importation, as of goods from abroad:
the import of foreign cars.
10. consequence or importance:
matters of great import.
11.meaning; implication; purport:
He felt the import of her words.
Yes, if I used the word "of" - noun
|3 weeks 2 hours ago||transitive verb Full||
Full Definition of import
a : to bear or convey as meaning or portent : signify
b archaic : express, state
c : imply
|3 weeks 3 hours ago||Stay away from these at all||
Stay away from these at all costs.
This is worse than ipecac syrup.
|3 weeks 4 hours ago||Purdue may get recent||
Purdue may get recent Northwestern good, but that's it. They aren't loaded with a lot of talent in the pipline.
|3 weeks 4 hours ago||OK, sleet then. Or wintery||
OK, sleet then. Or wintery mix.
Mind you, they tend to under-estimate these things.
Almost exactly a year ago:
|3 weeks 5 hours ago||Weather underground has the||
Weather underground has the snow starting exactly at kickoff, but they are backing off a little bit on the wind levels.
Game could be like this if freezing rain:
|3 weeks 9 hours ago||Due to the weather, 27-0||
Due to the weather, 27-0 Michigan.
That's 4 rushing TDs with one missed extra point.
|3 weeks 1 day ago||(No subject)||
|3 weeks 1 day ago||i heard you||
shot your lady down
|3 weeks 1 day ago||Amazing how 3 teams we beat||
Amazing how 3 teams we beat are still knocking on the playoff backdoor. (Soon to be 4 with OSU).
Not afraid of Death Star - it was blown up twice, only blew up a planet once so Death Star is 1-2.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||Well, jersey numbers||
Well, jersey numbers change.
I can see that it would take a few weeks for OSU players to memorize a new number so they know who the QB actually is.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||Snowflake threads after games||
Snowflake threads after games are a MAJOR improvement.
There used to be 30 threads after each game with nearly the same subject.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||Just glad the point system is||
Just glad the point system is back after that one (year?) it was non-functional.
It really helps looking for the best comments out of 100.
I do miss wallpapers people used to make.