"He makes it really easy on you as a coach because he has tremendous football instincts," Michigan tight ends coach Jay Harbaugh said. "Things come really naturally to him. He doesn't have to see things too many times. He has a good sense for how things should look and feel, and he's a tough, physical guy."
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|37 weeks 6 days ago||My Introduction||
I was 9 and 10 years old when Wheatley was at Michigan. He was my introduction to football and the univeristy. I have such great (likely conflated) memories of him as a kid. No one was better.
|48 weeks 1 day ago||Let the collapse begin.||
Let the collapse begin.
|48 weeks 1 day ago||Its not even a surprise||
Its not even a surprise anymore.
|1 year 1 day ago||I have always been under the||
I have always been under the assumption that those characteristics were the hallmark of a "Michigan Man."
|1 year 3 weeks ago||I'm really not sure citing||
I'm really not sure citing Wikipedia is going to help your arguement.
|1 year 3 weeks ago||This sums up the way I feel||
This sums up the way I feel perfectly.
|1 year 3 weeks ago||For real?||
"You can’t give up big plays. Can’t turn the ball over.”
The insight is overwhelming......
|2 years 3 weeks ago||219(!)......||
.......yards on 8 plays.
|2 years 3 weeks ago||This is what I immediately||
This is what I immediately thought as well. It appeared that morale was crumbling and there were doubts with some of the players that the ball was actually caught.
Hoke did the right thing there I believe if for nothing else it gave the coaching staff time to "rally the troops."
|2 years 44 weeks ago||Its this kind of thinking||
Its this kind of thinking that keeps this team from being better.
Isn't the goal here to beat those teams and bring home a rather large crystal football?
|2 years 44 weeks ago||Get off this board and don't||
Get off this board and don't come back.
|2 years 45 weeks ago||That would be the universe my||
That would be the universe my good man. The universe is fine again.
|2 years 45 weeks ago||As crudy as this seems at||
As crudy as this seems at first glance I would like to see the final fallout on divison alignment and names before making a final decision. There is still a few years left to round all the corners before Maryland and/or Rutgers gets here.
|2 years 46 weeks ago||Yikes!||
I would be upset with this after a 20 point win. However, with 18 seconds left this team was dead, the game was over, and everyone knew it. A dramatic come from behind win warrants this kind of reaction.
As CRex said, water is indeed wet.
|2 years 47 weeks ago||Seriously....||
They had Nebraska down to one play and couldn't get it done well before the questionable Pass Interference call. Solve the problem don't make excuses.
|2 years 48 weeks ago||Borges simply doesn't know||
Borges simply doesn't know what to do with the personnel and I fear for a future full of predictable, unimaginative offense that costs the team 2 to 3 games a year. This hire will be known as Hoke's first mistake.
|2 years 49 weeks ago||It may be too early to draw a||
It may be too early to draw a conclusion but I think the picture that is beginning to fill in is worrisome. Borges seems incapable of expanding his mind out side of his comfort zone and I am 100% sure that I have PTSD when it comes to coaches like this.
|2 years 49 weeks ago||All you need to know is:||
|3 years 44 weeks ago||I love the big guy: "I have||
I love the big guy: "I have no idea what's going on." Apparently neither did their quarterback.
|3 years 45 weeks ago||Don't apologize for not being||
Don't apologize for not being done. This is some legitimate good stuff. Great work.
|3 years 46 weeks ago||As true as that is I don't||
As true as that is I don't think you have to win consistently at Ole Miss to be worshipped there. Just stay above .500 90% of the time, challenge for the SEC title 1 out of 4 years and then have 1 or 2 seasons where you challenge for the Mythical NC.
|3 years 47 weeks ago||Back to the Future||
Brady Hoke: When Lloyd Carr is just too old to coach anymore.
Thank God we got a Michigan man back so that we can lose winnable road games to put a downer on the season.
|3 years 50 weeks ago||I wish I had your optimism||
I wish I had your optimism right now. This game felt like a big flashback to the RR era. Outplayed, outcoached, and low emotion. I shall bookmark your post and hope that sometime this week I will appreciate it for what it worth. Today was simply a bummer.
|4 years 6 hours ago||I laughed the hardest at the||
I laughed the hardest at the very last sentence:
"And Ohio State grinds out 16 yards of offense against Nebraska."
I am 100% routing for this now.
|4 years 1 week ago||I was so close to changing my||
I was so close to changing my cable package here in Canada to pick up the BTN. But now, not a chance. 15-20 second clips is damaging nothing no matter how you want to interrupt Fair Use.
|4 years 2 weeks ago||Uhhhh||
If he wants to stay in the race he is going to have to regain his form as a serviceable passer. I shudder to think how this season would be going without his ability to make defenders look bad.
|4 years 3 weeks ago||Best Quote||
"Nobody does football like Notre Dame."
|4 years 25 weeks ago||Nothing like puking on||
Nothing like puking on yourself on national television.
|4 years 27 weeks ago||I've seen the replay on ESPN3||
I've seen the replay on ESPN3 maybe 100 times and I feel like they had the call right.
|4 years 30 weeks ago||I agree||
The AD size has nothing to do with academics. They can afford it, big deal.