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|1 week 2 days ago||oh ok||
|4 weeks 3 days ago||So you don't like millennial irony, eh?||
So you don't like millennial irony, eh?
|8 weeks 4 days ago||And they're both named Blake. Coincidence?!||
And they're both named Blake. Coincidence?!
|8 weeks 5 days ago||off of the internet and into the sandbox||
Thought I stepped off the internet there for a second.
Play nice, boys.
|8 weeks 5 days ago||I hope he does well at his||
I hope he does well at his next strap.
|8 weeks 5 days ago||Guessing former player. Unsure which.||
Guessing former player. Unsure which.
|8 weeks 6 days ago||Watched him play in 2013. Called it then. Kid is sick talented.||
Watched him play in 2013. Called it then. Kid is sick talented.
|9 weeks 3 hours ago||**Demanding and creating a||
**Demanding and creating a market for prostitutes is bad. Women trying to support themselves who are usually also being badly exploited are not bad.
|9 weeks 7 hours ago||Seems like Schiano is taking||
Seems like Schiano is taking the Jedd Fisch approach. Spend some time as an assistant under a highly successful HC to groom your coaching skills and then jump ship for a HC job where you can succeed.
|9 weeks 10 hours ago||I'm rooting for a B1G payout.||
I'm rooting for a B1G payout.
|9 weeks 15 hours ago||*This. On mobile.||
*This. On mobile.
|9 weeks 15 hours ago||Thia would not happen because||
Thia would not happen because it would end football at FCS schools.
|9 weeks 5 days ago||Drevno doesn't strike me as a||
Drevno doesn't strike me as a future head coach. Not sure why. I just don't see it.
|12 weeks 5 days ago||Sorry, but I disagree. I saw||
Sorry, but I disagree. I saw flashes in Rawls that I really, really liked while he was here. When my then-untrained-football-mind was already screaming at the field to put Rawls in, I think it was more than misperception or hunch.
It wasn't consistent enough for him to be a starter, but with proper development--which he later received from better coaching--he maximized his potential. I saw the same kind of flashes in Deveon Smith, in that both demonstrated an ability that made them somewhat special runners, and both were underdeveloped by the previous staff. In the end, it seems Rawls may have been the better of the two.
|14 weeks 5 days ago||I get that you're being||
I get that you're being sarcastic, but I thought the refs called a good game there.
|14 weeks 5 days ago||No. The GIF makes it very||
No. The GIF makes it very obvious that the ball traveled from behind Leidner's body forward toward the line of scrimmage.
|14 weeks 5 days ago||I thought this thread would||
I thought this thread would be about Peppers.
|15 weeks 3 days ago||Can someone screenshot the||
Can someone screenshot the graphic for me? I can't get it to show up. I updated flash player, tried a different browser, nothing. Help plz
|16 weeks 5 days ago||Wow. You're not kidding. That||
Wow. You're not kidding. That was a penalty. Evidenced by the fact that the long snapper was rolling on his back because he had no chance to get upright.
|17 weeks 4 days ago||Hahahaha the irony would be||
Hahahaha the irony would be more delicious than Ben and Jerry's after a breakup
|17 weeks 6 days ago||Either everyone we play is||
Either everyone we play is overrated, or we're pretty good.
|18 weeks 5 days ago||Ask don't the football.||
Ask don't the football.
|23 weeks 12 hours ago||Now my mouth is watering. Thanks a lot.||
Now my mouth is watering. Thanks a lot.
|23 weeks 3 days ago||Great for him! Congrats||
Great for him! Congrats Blake! Good luck--hopefully, he excels against all non-Michigan foe. Always enjoyed watching him play.
|29 weeks 3 days ago||> I was so dumbounded ...||
I was so dumbfounded ... that something called benovolent [sic] sexism can actually exist
Oh, okay. I can easily explain this concept to you. Let me just make sure I don't miss any part of your point....
men are biologically superior and thus like to help women out in certain circumstances.
You are kidding, right? I mean, hey, at least you're honest.
I cannot even begin to fathom this remark. It's like you have not even the basest grasp of what the word "biologically superior" actually means. Anthropologists used to think this way based on measuring the circumference of the skulls of non-white humans. They found that the skulls of non-white people were smaller. Therefore, they argued, their brains were smaller. The narrative they then fed was that whites are intellectually superior.
Look--anyone can look at Twitter flame wars and Tumblr microaggressions blogs and then claim they're ridiculous. But if you do not have even the most basic understanding of all the political theory and philosophy that underly critiques of Western cultural constructions, then PLEASE do not remark upon them. That'd be like me saying, "Ugh, Linux operating systems are the worst," based on five (or five hundred!) remote interactions with the interface. In reality, I know nothing about Linux: I have never used it, and I do not intend to use it. I might not like the aesthetic, and I may think that because I have seen it in action, I understand it enough to pass judgment. In reality, I have not spent any time trying to understand deeply why it is so commonly used, and I am therefore not remotely qualified to comment on the efficiency of the OS or the wisdom of its users. In turn, I should trust that Linux has some degree of utility and makes sense to at least a certain user base. Otherwise, it would not be so popular.
This thread is swiftly becoming a candidate for closure because it is becoming political. But my point is this: Instead of just deeming something foreign as bad and wrong because it offends your sensibilities of what should be said and done, consider that there are literally millions of people--many of them both more successful and resonant than either you or I--who have over the course of centuries studied, written, and organized against sexism, including benevolent sexism. Until you have engaged with that interface on more than the most basic level, please refrain from commenting.
|32 weeks 5 days ago||The ties are the real head scratcher. How so many?||
The ties are the real head scratcher. How so many?
|36 weeks 4 days ago||Tool? He had a weirdly||
Tool? He had a weirdly energetic moment because of a penalty foul. Otherwise, he seems like a pretty great guy tbh.
|37 weeks 4 days ago||Or the inverse:What advice||
Or the inverse:
|38 weeks 1 day ago||This. This is how we know||
This. This is how we know that too many sports analyses are simply wrong: It feels like every story is really just sensationalized garbage. Jones is nothing of the QB that Miller and Barrett are. Honestly, he was as successful as he was because the team's he faced (1) couldn't defend his deep ball, and (2) Ezekiel Elliott opened up the field for him to raid. Absent Elliott and a similar caliber RB, Ohio does not win with Jones at helm.
|38 weeks 2 days ago||Most linguists wouldn't care that much. Why should you?||
Most linguists wouldn't care that much. Why should you?