The nutty Michigan coverage isn't so much about Harbaugh as it is a signal to the Big Ten that Fox wants to party.
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|3 weeks 5 days ago||line dance song||
It's basically a modern version of the Electric Slide, the Cupid Shuffle, the Cha Cha Slide, or the Macarena. It's not meant to be a song you just listen to for the musical quality, but to get you to do a specific dance. Or that's my guess, anyway.
|6 weeks 1 hour ago||countdown!||
The countdown is on for Ace to pick his QB now. Will he take Braxton?
|6 weeks 2 days ago||I don't get it||
I don't get the hate for this series beyond the formatting. It's honestly one of my favorite offseason series
|9 weeks 1 day ago||only readers?||
The only readers if blogs are thirty year olds who live in their parents' basement? That's offensive! I live in their attic, thank you very much!
|9 weeks 2 days ago||league that pays players?||
|18 weeks 3 days ago||It absolutely has||
It definitely has been applied to video games. Top teams in various games sell jerseys with players names on them.
People go to arenas and cheer loudly for their team. People wait in big lines and storm the stage to try to get autographs from the top players.
What is it missing in the social aspect?
|18 weeks 3 days ago||Not just Asia||
There are number of people in the US who play eSports professionally, especially in League of Legends, dota, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. They play for teams, have contracts with salaries (probably ~40-50k), make additional money from prize pools in tournaments (top CS:GO tournaments have a prize pool of $250k, LoL and dota have prize pools in the millions), and then more money from streaming on twitch (top ones for CS:GO make probably $5k per month or more from that, top LoL and dota likely make more).
-- and that's just from reported amounts from prize pools. There are 12 Americans who have made over 100k just from prizes from tournaments in 2015.
|33 weeks 3 days ago||ijeja?||
I'm more of a fan of the prophet IKEA myself.
|38 weeks 4 days ago||wrong||
we'll be in the NJIT
|44 weeks 6 days ago||eh||
He's not really my type, but I can see how other people might think he's good looking
|1 year 26 weeks ago||As long as we're being technical||
You're actually technically incorrect (the best kind of incorrect!). If beating a specific team has a negative value, it could absolutely be the case that Beat Crean > Beat Everyone.
For example -- imagine that your second favorite B1G team is Norwestern (as it probably should be). In that case, beating everyone would include beating Michigan. That clearly has a negative value from the point of view of a Michigan fan. In that case, I think it would be safe to say that (Northwestern) beating Crean > (Northwestern) beating everyone.
|1 year 31 weeks ago||Larry||
Larry's not white. He's clear.
|1 year 32 weeks ago||missed opportunity||
Your title should have been "Will Hagerup Return?"
|1 year 38 weeks ago||Dick Katcher award||
|1 year 40 weeks ago||RR||
At least Rich Rod's record improved from year to year instead of the opposite.
|1 year 40 weeks ago||hmm||
|1 year 43 weeks ago||signed ones||
Seth, does this just mean that the signed ones aren't out yet?
|1 year 43 weeks ago||catch them off guard||
Punt. They'll never expect it, and we can begin the field position game
|1 year 45 weeks ago||hmm||
Fire ACL tears?
|1 year 45 weeks ago||Cubs fan||
Cubs fan here (I saw the call in the northwestern part). My assessment as a Cubs fan:
There's always next year.
|1 year 46 weeks ago||Running the ball||
30 runningback carries for 28 yards. That's either conservative, or moronic.
8 of those carries were in the overtime periods. That's conservative.
Banking on your kicker to hit a clutch field goal (even if you expect him to) rather than trying to score a touchdown is conservative.
"Centering" the ball on a third down for a 40 yard field is conservative.
Let's break it down by OT:
1st OT: RB run for 1 yard, RB run for 1 yard, QB centers the ball. FG blocked.
2nd OT: RB run for 3 yards, pass for 9 yards, QB run for -3 yards, incomplete pass, QB run for 8 yards, FG
3rd OT: RB run for 0 yards, pass for 9 yards, RB run for 0 yards, FG missed.
4th OT: Pass incomplete, pass incomplete, delay of game, QB run for 7 yards, FG.
So a total of 5 RB runs for 5 yards, 4 QB runs for 12 yards, 5 passes for 18 yards.
So either conservative, or moronic.
|1 year 46 weeks ago||Maybe not the coaches, but the players||
Whenever they say "we just need to execute better" that is (intentionally or not) throwing the players under the bus. At some point the coaching staff has to realize that maybe they're asking the kids to do something that they can't consistently do, and then that's entirely on the coaching staff for consistently putting the kids not in a position to succeed.
Also, on Inside Michigan Football, Hoke defended 8 runs to 6 passes in the overtime periods as not being conservative.
|1 year 49 weeks ago||no||
This is not an "agree to disagree" scenario. The user Butterfield is about as close to objectively wrong as you can get.
|1 year 49 weeks ago||loans||
26 million? That's gotta be almost enough to pay off his student loans...
|1 year 50 weeks ago||Same here!||
Although the Bears went winless my senior year...
|1 year 50 weeks ago||hmm||
A lacroppe circle?
|1 year 50 weeks ago||Similar question||
Similar question, but for the Wile shank vs an average distance punt
|1 year 51 weeks ago||From my vantage point||
From my vantage point -- which had a fantastic view of it -- I would have bet a lot of money that it hit the ground.
|2 years 2 days ago||from a quick look...||
Craig Roh, Roy Roundtree, Elliot Mealer, David Molk, Patrick Omameh all cut for teams to get down to 53
|2 years 5 days ago||Capacity?||
How many people can this location accommodate/how many do you expect to turn out? Not sure if I should come if it'll just be frat-party packed.