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|17 hours 18 min ago||UM/MSU alum accounting for 9||
UM/MSU alum accounting for 9 points... 4 min into the second quarter. Pretty cool
|20 hours 20 min ago||Michigan's bad, Mmmk.||
Michigan's bad, Mmmk.
|21 hours 46 min ago||If we win the next two weeks,||
If we win the next two weeks, we'll be a top ten team. What a good feeling that will (hopefully) be.
|1 day 13 hours ago||I assume a touchdown and a||
I assume a touchdown and a couple field goals.
|1 day 13 hours ago||No that wasn't his fault, but||
No that wasn't his fault, but he got away with a couple others that could have been picked.
|1 day 13 hours ago||The writer is Vicky||
The writer is Vicky Valencourt. Apparently she's given up on the Mud dogs.
|1 day 13 hours ago||Wait, I thought Wednesday was Friday... Or something||
Wait, I thought Wednesday was Friday... Or something
|1 day 19 hours ago||STOP WONDERING AT ME!!!!!||
STOP WONDERING AT ME!!!!!
|1 day 20 hours ago||Do we really KNOW that for||
Do we really KNOW that for sure though? Don't get me wrong, we're obviously in a better position with him. I think we'd probably still be fine with a number of quarterbacks back there. All this "we'd be awful if it wasn't for Rudock" stems from one comment from Harbaugh, after a game in which his starting QB was being questioned for another shaky game. I think this TEAM is very good, which helps them overcome some deficiencies at the QB position, and IMO that would probably be the case with Morris or Speight too.
|1 day 20 hours ago||There have been quite a few||
There have been quite a few grad transfers listed here that have been playing quite a bit better than Rudock. It's obviously a process, no doubt, but others have acclimated quite well.
|1 day 20 hours ago||Stafford hasn't really||
Stafford hasn't really improved a whole lot either. He kind of is who he is. My main point was just that I, along with many others, were berated this week for pointing out many of the things that Brian has been pointing out in his UFR posts. From what I've seen, none of us are attacking him, and calling for the back up. Just pointing out the fact that he's struggled in some area's that he wasn't expected to.
|1 day 20 hours ago||That's exactly what I'm||
That's exactly what I'm hoping for as well, and pretty much agree with everything you said. I'm not expecting anything more than he was at Iowa, just hoping he can play at that same level for some of our big games (mainly OSU/MSU obv). To this point, he hasn't, and that's all a lot of us are pointing out.
|1 day 22 hours ago||I wasn't talking about him||
I wasn't talking about him compared to Shane. I was referring to Rudock this year compared to our expectations/Iowa Rudock. There haven't been very many people (that I've seen at least) suggesting that we have a better option. Just that Rudock needs to improve in some areas if we want to meet our new (and improved) expectations for this team as a whole.
|1 day 22 hours ago||I'm waiting for the "stop||
I'm waiting for the "stop criticizing Rudock" crowd. Although I'm sure not much will be said now, because Brian is doing the criticizing.
|1 day 22 hours ago||I think about 100% of the||
I think about 100% of the people on this blog would take a National Championship of a Rose Bowl.
|1 day 22 hours ago||... And because he's generally not a very good coach.||
... And because he's generally not a very good coach.
|1 day 22 hours ago||So calling someone a jerk, in turn, makes you a jerk? Ok||
So calling someone a jerk, in turn, makes you a jerk? Ok
|1 day 23 hours ago||Edit: already taken ^||
Edit: already taken ^
|1 day 23 hours ago||Edit already taken...<br> <br>24-17||
Edit already taken...
|1 day 23 hours ago||UM^||
|1 day 23 hours ago||24-6||
|2 days 1 hour ago||So are you suggesting that a||
So are you suggesting that a smaller sample size, will somehow give us a more accurate depiction.
|2 days 15 hours ago||Yea I mentioned that in one||
Yea I mentioned that in one of the precious UFR posts. Even if someone with some extensive knowledge aside from Brian, wanted to do some historical games/players, that would be really cool.
|2 days 15 hours ago||Save them for the following week.||
Save them for the following week.
|2 days 16 hours ago||At this point, we control our||
At this point, we control our own destiny. We don't need MSU and OSU to falter (aside from when they play us, of course).
|2 days 16 hours ago||I agree we probably would||
I agree we probably would have the same record, but I don't think very many us were expecting to look as good as we have doing it.
|2 days 16 hours ago||I absolutely agree with this.||
I absolutely agree with this. I think many of the people that are nitpicking are doing so with new expectations in mind (which is AWESOME! I can't remember the last time I really thought we looked like a ten win team after 5 games). This is definitely the case for me. It's not that we are looking for things to complain about, just noticing things that may come back to bite us in a couple games if they don't improve. I don't think there's anything wrong with that and I really don't understand why people get so bent out of shape about it.
|2 days 16 hours ago||Tldr||
|2 days 18 hours ago||It's SWIM||
|2 days 18 hours ago||Yea but if you're not running||
Yea but if you're not running anything you put on tape, then all it does is waste some film study time of theirs.