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|1 week 15 hours ago||I guess I am the only one who||
I guess I am the only one who knows about academic scandals at UNC, Syracuse, etc... and everyone knows Kentucky basketball players go to real classes.
|1 week 20 hours ago||They are STUDENT-athletes. If||
They are STUDENT-athletes. If this benefits their academic quest, I don't know why there is even any debate.
I worked 20 hours or so during my years at Michigan and it was very difficult to juggle my time. I can't even imagine how you can do it with 40 hours.
Peppers ended up getting a redshirt year. I don't see people talking about how his career is ruined now.
|1 week 21 hours ago||I am all for it. If you||
I am all for it. If you really are serious about the student-athlete thing, this is a must.
There are enough things for freshmen to adjust to. Not making them travel all over the country would be a good thing.
This would also force those who view college as nothing more than a stopover from coming.
This is a win-win.
|1 week 1 day ago||It is not a meteor, it is a||
It is not a meteor, it is a space ship. Based on the fact that it looks like it is largely intact, you can deduce that it received a critical damage, tried to land on the nearby planet, but did not have enough power to land safely.
And you can trust me, I have an aerospace degree.
|1 week 2 days ago||Or just make it simple; if||
Or just make it simple; if you are assured first round, you should go.
|1 week 3 days ago||Pads are fine, just get rid||
Pads are fine, just get rid of hard shells. Soft helmets and pads would reduce a lot more than just concussions.
|2 weeks 6 days ago||Michigan is not the only||
Michigan is not the only football I watch...
|3 weeks 1 hour ago||I would be very comfortable||
I would be very comfortable if Shane starts for the Utah game.
The numbers were not great, but with assembled OL and WR's dropping passes everywhere, I thought Shane made pretty good decisions and his balls were on the money for the most part. I have no problems with him starting, Rudock or no Rudock.
|3 weeks 3 hours ago||Damn! Wish I was your lover||
Damn! Wish I was your lover
|3 weeks 3 hours ago||Looks like Sam's Twitterfu is||
Looks like Sam's Twitterfu is stronger than Tom's.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||NCAA cannot monitor the||
NCAA cannot monitor the quality of education. That is what accreditation organizations are supposed to do. NCAA must hold UNC accountable for mis-representing the education it was providing, but it does not owe these former students anything.
If we want to be angry, we should be angry at the accreditation organization for not punishing UNC harshly for this fraud to discourage this kind of behavior from other universities.
This issue goes WAY beyond athletics.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||NCAA's requirement is that||
NCAA's requirement is that the athlete is a student in good standing.
It is up to the individual college to make sure that they are providing good education.
NCAA does not have the responsibility to make sure colleges are doing their job. That is what accreditation organizations are supposed to do.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||That is why you have||
That is why you have accreditation.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||The key is they REACT to||
The key is they REACT to academic violations. They do not send out inspectors to actively monitor academic compliance. That is what accreditation organizations are supposed to do.
As the article states, you do not sue AMA for a doctor's malpractice, even though it is AMA that sets the guidelines. The same applies here.
|3 weeks 2 days ago||That is not what this lawsuit||
That is not what this lawsuit is about. This is a lawsuit from former student athletes that are saying it is NCAA's fault that they did not receive a proper education. That is not NCAA's job.
|3 weeks 4 days ago||Freep reporters are really||
Freep reporters are really fair and own up to mistakes quickly.
|4 weeks 6 days ago||Seriously, how is this even a||
Seriously, how is this even a question? It is like asking whether who I would rather see win the lottery; my brother or my neighbor.
|5 weeks 3 days ago||There is nothing better than||
There is nothing better than Kilkenny.
|5 weeks 3 days ago||You paid for those shampoo||
You paid for those shampoo packets and tiny soap bars. It is part of the service that a hotel provides. Ceiling tiles are another story.
|5 weeks 4 days ago||This deal is available to||
This deal is available to everyone.
It is called Interenet Plus (Double Play) from Comcast. (go here http://www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html and expand to see ALL packages).
It includes Limited Basic, HBO, and Streampix (and WatchESPN), plus 50mbs Internet. Limited Basic is pretty much just local channels and Discovery, but I need it since there are too many trees in my neighborhood to get OTA signal (I tried many, many times).
I got it for $69.95. It looks like they have a special going now and have it listed for $39.99. That is a STEAL.
The only bad thing is that I cannot add BTN channel to this package (all upgrades require Basic Cable).
|5 weeks 4 days ago||Living in Seattle, I am very||
Living in Seattle, I am very familiar with Legion of Boom. What really makes the unit tick is not Richard Sherman, but Earl Thomas. If Jabril can do the kind of things that Earl Thomas does (which I believe he can) this defense will take a huge step forward.
|5 weeks 4 days ago||That is not really any||
That is not really any different than what I have with my Comcast deal. $75 gets me Internet, limited cable, watchespn, and hbo. I am just waiting for a B1G Network package.
|7 weeks 6 days ago||Index funds are the way to||
Index funds are the way to go. Low fees and proven to be better than any stock picking over the long run. There is no better way.
|9 weeks 6 days ago||If you do not like one and||
If you do not like one and done, then you should welcome this rule as this will force NBA to rethink it. The top players will start heading to Europe and that would not be in NBA's interest.
|10 weeks 2 days ago||I am confused. The OP is||
I am confused.
The OP is pleading for "Kelvin Clausell", but the site is for "Vince Williams". Perhaps Tricare is not covering because they are not related.
I am sorry for the tragedy, but let's hold off on bashing Tricare without knowing all the facts.
|10 weeks 2 days ago||I am confused.The OP says||
|10 weeks 5 days ago||I don't expect them to go to||
I don't expect them to go to Michigan since it is rather far away. But I am expecting to get accepted into universities of similar admittance rate. I don't think that is expecting too much.
|12 weeks 2 days ago||Only thing that could have||
Only thing that could have made this even better is if they had real Benedict Cumberbatch in it (school: Oxford).
|12 weeks 2 days ago||There's few more...||
There's a few more...
|12 weeks 6 days ago||This is really not about the||
This is really not about the controversy. It is the fact that deflating the ball could possibly have very significant effect on fumble prevention. That is something that anyone who has interest in football should pay attention to.