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|30 weeks 1 day ago||Athletic.|
|1 year 47 weeks ago||"All this".. Manuel/Bates||
Manuel/Bates hired, immediately fly to Michigan, David given 138 large pizza boxes for his personal effects
M/B hires Harbaugh, Harbaugh quits San Fran.
Harbaugh flies in, free tacos for everyone... Dantonio and Meyer steal tacos get arrested.
|1 year 49 weeks ago||Their OL TE 6'4 252-Sr OL:||
TE 6'4 252-Sr OL: 6'5 345 Jr, 6'2 305 rSo, 6'2 325 rSr, , 6'4 319 rFr, 6'3 315 rSo
Thems some big old boys...
our front. 6'2 277-rSr, 6'2 293-rSo, 6'4 296-rSo/6'4 312-Fr, 6'3 256 Sr.
That is a little disconcerting... giving up about 20lbs a position
|2 years 2 weeks ago||(No subject)||
|2 years 3 weeks ago||Football has been tough for||
Football has been tough for Syracuse lately, although they are improving. Basketball wise, there might not be many programs that can claim as much success in the past few years. Yes no national titles, but final fours and elite eights.
And 92-19 in the past 3 years with multiple #1 rankings. Not to mention averaging almost 11K more fans per game, and they had more fans at their midnight madness than when the Crisler Center is full.
Have to also mention their lacrosse team, which is the single elite lacrosse team historically.. 22 straight final fours and and 11 national titles on 18 tries.
|2 years 6 weeks ago||(No subject)|
|2 years 12 weeks ago||Jake Ryan had already used||
Jake Ryan had already used his redshirt freshman year, so while a 6th year is possible it is doubtful. Butt is a different scenario entirely, and I think a red shirt is definitely warranted consideration here
|2 years 13 weeks ago||Eh.||
Buckeye fans freaking out about this but Non chalant about losing Hyde and 4 senior OL.
|2 years 15 weeks ago||(No subject)||
|2 years 15 weeks ago||.. besides being labeled as a||
.. besides being labeled as a rapist?
|2 years 15 weeks ago||Bright side, this could push||
Bright side, this could push Newsome to us.
|2 years 17 weeks ago||Seriously though... leader||
Seriously though... leader now means absolutely dick. What happens if MSU tanks this year/we go 11-1 or he goes south and meets the bag men. Its fucking April
|2 years 17 weeks ago||I don't think you can sit||
I don't think you can sit there and tell me there's a strong likelihood that MSU will beat UM this year. First and foremost, they lost the heart and soul of that defense as well as the guys calling the checks etc. A lot of what they do on defense was based on the fact that they could blitz at will because they could put the best CB in the country on whoever and get 5+ seconds of hip pocket coverage.
Secondly, I think people underestimate the impact of the departure of Bullough, Allen and Lewis. Those dudes started what seemed like every single game from their freshman year on, and regardless of what talent comes in behind them the seniors calling the DL checks etc won't be the same. I seem to recall reading somewhere that Bullough was given leeway by Narduzzi to call his own checks etc.
Finally, they also replace 3 OL starters. Yes their guys are more expereincd but hey. I wil wait for a game first
|2 years 19 weeks ago||Nov 1 Illinois at OSU? Would||
Nov 1 Illinois at OSU? Would much rather watch Iowa v. NW or Penn State v. MD
|2 years 19 weeks ago||I don't think there is a||
I don't think there is a single program in the big 6 conferences that doesn't have people to grease the wheels. The only thing that is probably different is the amounts involved.
|2 years 21 weeks ago||The rest of spring is one||
The rest of spring is one more practice and the spring game
|2 years 21 weeks ago||Ala Kazaam!||
|2 years 21 weeks ago||You are missing the||
You are missing the clock.
You can foul with 25 seconds left, even if he makes both you get last shot.
|2 years 21 weeks ago||(No subject)|
|2 years 23 weeks ago||I think its possibly more of||
I think its possibly more of Lindsay realizing that life after football is more than likely not in the NFL, and getting an advanced degree is important. Using athletic talent ot get yourself in the door at a place with the graduate pedigree of Michigan is an enormous advantage.
No matter what anyone says, Saban would be making an extremely bold choice not to extend an offensive lineman with starting experience when having to replace a few starters. Doubt that is the case.
|2 years 25 weeks ago||I don't think people have||
I don't think people have realistic expectations of ACL recovery.
Jake Ryan is an absolute freakish anomaly.
3-6 weeks before you start to walk and do light aerobics.
3-6 months: Jogging and sports simulation.
6 months plus: Return to Play Decision
Now. The biggest issue people have with surgery is that for about 5 months, your body learns that your knee is not stable. You ahve to build significant muscle tone around the joint to compensate for this. This leaves the patient with a mental understanding that their knee is no longer solid, and they implicitly avoid doing things that might require having to go through surgery again on it.
Mentally trusting your body to do something it failed at is extremely difficult. 8-12 months before you can truly expect to have a solid knee with athleticism that might return to normal
|2 years 25 weeks ago||http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl|
|2 years 25 weeks ago||Don't know if he will even be||
Don't know if he will even be the most physical corner in his class.
|2 years 27 weeks ago||I honestly don't understand||
I honestly don't understand why we don't go with Shallman at a offset H back instead of a TEZ at this point.. he is too damn athletic to not get on the field. Matchup nightmare.
|2 years 28 weeks ago||Percy Harvin. But||
|2 years 29 weeks ago||(No subject)||
|2 years 31 weeks ago||Think it's worth pointing out||
Think it's worth pointing out that Walton is playing well.
Ennis is playing out of his age, with some ridiculous stats (4.2 Assist to Turnover Ratio, 40% from 3, around 3/gm).
Think he benefits where Michigan has a bit of a gap in the lineup, which is the matchup tweener 3/4 guy who is just an assist sponge. At the 3/4 Cuse has CJ Fair (All ACC contender) and Jerami Grant (potential first rounder this year). Morgan is not as athletic as these two, and lacks the outside game to pull the defender and open drive lanes.
|2 years 32 weeks ago||Only player that impressed me||
Only player that impressed me out of that entire group was Bosa. They are decent. But world beaters I don't think so.
|2 years 32 weeks ago||I like to think of my baby||
I like to think of my baby Jesus as I'm at a skynard concert, hammered drunk and he's playing bass and I'm in the first row
|2 years 32 weeks ago||2014 has already given me the||
2014 has already given me the awkwardness boner