here's one vote for "John Beilein's head in a Futurama jar"
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|1 week 4 days ago||he's not impossible||
he's a dog:
|4 weeks 4 days ago||silver||
is better at picking politics than sports
|5 weeks 1 day ago||Sea World?||
I guess you didn't watch the movie:
|5 weeks 3 days ago||hey||
hey Klinsman or whatever your name is, ever heard of these guys?
It's called America, and we're always in it to win it, no matter the odds.
Oh yeah, and these guys:
|5 weeks 4 days ago||Brian||
You are a good soccer writer. Ever thought of starting a separate soccer-only blog?
|5 weeks 5 days ago||and||
and if not that fast, at least that far.
|9 weeks 3 days ago||I love||
the hippocrasy of the guy.
on the one hand, he has beliefs about what is "right and wrong" (tacitly marking gay people as "wrong").
on the other hand, he has a stripper mistress who tried to blackmail him.
|9 weeks 6 days ago||EXPAND||
EXPAND THE BRAND
|10 weeks 2 days ago||i think||
9-3 underestimates them.
YOU DONT LIVE BY YOUR OWN RULES!!!
|10 weeks 3 days ago||this||
this is a great analogy.
except wikipedia is useful and full of good information, and bleacher report has a pile of shit in it.
|10 weeks 4 days ago||I read||
I read "Michigan Stadium is now open for prom" correctly except replaced the word "prom" with "porn".
And I thought: finally!
I mean, it's the Big House, isn't it?
|10 weeks 5 days ago||um||
This thread: about McGary but everyone hates it.
Some other thread: about McGary but everyone loves it.
WHAT IS GOING ON? HOW CAN TWO THREADS BE ABOUT THE SAME GUY BUT BE LOVED/HATED????
|10 weeks 6 days ago||see||
see what you did there? you said wake me up in *september*. you know, for football season? you HAVEN'T GIVEN UP! you still believe! 93Grad, we'll see you in the fall for some FOOTBALL!!!!
|10 weeks 6 days ago||max||
other things max will do next year:
max will start and complete medical school
max will save a bus load of children from drowning in a river by lifting the bus out of the water
max will do a guest appearance for the football team and run back a punt for a TD
max will write a book that becomes the highest selling book in the country and is featured on Oprah
max will discover the key to interstellar space travel
if you can hear what I'm saying, max will have a good year; so it was tweeted, so it shall be done
|11 weeks 3 days ago||that's||
that's why they call it MONEY.
|11 weeks 4 days ago||Let's||
Let's also be clear: there were a number of other games last year that really decreased everyone's confidence in the team.
Hard to ignore near losses to U Conn, Akron, Northwestern, and just plain losses to Nebraska, Iowa, PSU. I won't even mention MSU...
The team just looked bad most of last year.
The OSU game, unexpectedly, was quite different, and actually encouraging. It did leave one w/ the feeling: where has THAT team been all year?
|11 weeks 4 days ago||comparing hoke||
comparing hoke to bo -- umm, no.
|12 weeks 2 days ago||mine||
mine are for RAID storage systems. go figure.
|13 weeks 2 days ago||goodness||
at least buy him a couple, cheapskate.
|13 weeks 2 days ago||this proves it||
morgan and horford are the same person.
i mean, have you ever seen them on the court at the same time???
|14 weeks 9 hours ago||Justice||
Would be a lucky shot by wisc going in
|14 weeks 18 hours ago||I read||
I read the book and am now waiting for the movie. Who will play izzo??
|14 weeks 1 day ago||The||
The reason I did a diary on this topic was to show ALL the percentages, and see how outcomes change as a result:
That said, one thing missing from this whole line of thinking is psychology. The psychology of Kentucky on the last shot was *no pressure* -- miss and you just go to OT. If UM had fouled, the psychology changes to *serious, high-pressure* -- miss the free throws, you might lose, and make them, and you STILL might lose on a three.
I think we could have turned the tables on a young team and given ourselves a better chance by fouling, and the numbers *and* the psychology agree.
|14 weeks 1 day ago||yes||
that's why I did this diary:
|14 weeks 4 days ago||Regardless of #s||
Beilein is clearly leagues ahead of Fisher + Frieder.
I lived through those eras, and only now do I know what it's like to have a coaching advantage.
|14 weeks 5 days ago||We||
Were at the bonus. Next foul would have been a 1 and 1
|14 weeks 6 days ago||nothing but goodness||
Great season; rough way to go out. UM almost stole the game -- imagine if Walton's three had been about two inches longer. "What if?" is how the season ends in the Tourney. What effort by all the guys; check out Caris flying through the air to grab a rebound and still making a pass while going to the ground. Very proud of the effort and the team. Michigan basketball is something to behold.
|14 weeks 6 days ago||Personal opinion||
Banners should be for real accomplishment. Winning the Big Ten - yes. Winning Big Ten Tourney - yes. Winning NCAA Tourney - yes. Everything else, not so much. Wouldn't mind a single banner to summarize lesser accomplishments, e.g., "NCAA Tournament, Years X,Y,Z" or whatever.
I frankly hate the celebration of Final Fours, because what other sports congratulate the semifinal competitors so much? It is just dumb. Of course, I may be biased by all the Izzo-related love on this topic.
|15 weeks 2 hours ago||great post!||
What you're talking about is the culture of a program, which is built on hard work of individuals. No matter how great a coach, there is nothing like a little peer pressure; seeing your teammates work their asses off is a great motivator. Glad to see we have some of that too, but wow it is hard not to be impressed with Wisky.
|15 weeks 23 hours ago||what's weird||
about this thread is the number of people who are waiting to hear the MSU reaction to the Kentucky injury. Who cares what Sparty thinks?
Feel bad for the kid, hope his ankle is OK, and hope we can send him (and his teammates) home to recover.