I'VE HAD JUST ABOUT ENOUGH OF YOU SONNY
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|6 weeks 10 hours ago||It's certainly not Henne's||
It's certainly not Henne's entire career, as he had 37 INTs and some number of fumbles that I can't readily find online.
|6 weeks 3 days ago||Key term there is "pre season||
Key term there is "pre season hype." It's why the Grady Brooks Memorial King of Spring Hype exists.
|6 weeks 6 days ago||Refereeing is also below||
Refereeing is also below varying the snap count timing and being prepared for the double A-gap blitz.
|7 weeks 4 hours ago||Yeah, no kidding. You're at a huge stadium with||
Yeah, no kidding. You're at a huge stadium with lots of stuff going on. Chances are, they're not going to even notice. If they do, either deflect, distract, it tell them you can't tell if you're uncomfortable telling them it's a naughty chant. This is hardly the most difficult parenting dilemma most parents will face at the game. That will likely come from drunks or someone asking for money.
|7 weeks 5 hours ago||Honestly, if your grandkids are in first grade,||
Honestly, if your grandkids are in first grade, they know those words. They may not know what they mean, but they hear them everyday at recess.
|9 weeks 3 days ago||I think the question embedded||
I think the question embedded in your last sentence is fair and well put. Its worth asking how much nostalgia for an idealized past shapes Brian's (or anyone's) present day experiences, particularly in something that he (and many others) have participated in across the arc of their lifetimes.
I dont think it's fair to suggest those emotions are wrong (not saying this is what you were doing) but it is fair to ask why they exist/what contributes to them/how well they represent the actual past.
Edit: I don't have a firm opinion on how much of a qualitative change there has been to the gameday experience, beyond the obvious changes to the built environment of the stadium. I've only been to one home game in the Hoke era (the "Fill Me Up, Buttercup" OSU game, which was jarring). More importantly, I don't have the long span of attending from childhood/teenage years to the present that many of the strongest critics of the gameday atmosphere seem to have.
|9 weeks 3 days ago||Apologist.||
|9 weeks 3 days ago||The game columns, though,||
The game columns, though, have always been Brian's account of how he experienced the game and the gameday experience as a whole. The picture pages, UFRs, etc., are more focused on breaking down what happened and attempting to assign some type of quantitative evaluation to the action on the field. The game columns don't try to portray the ideal or only way to have experienced the game, they're not an attempt to understand the team as a coach would, they're just his own attempts to make sense of his experiences with the game writ large. They're essays, not studies.
|9 weeks 3 days ago||It's always productive to||
It's always productive to argue that someone else's experiences and emotions are invalid.
|9 weeks 3 days ago||That was an impressively||
That was an impressively terrible snap. Usually you see the punter jump. On that one, he just turned and started to run backwards.
|9 weeks 3 days ago||Another passing spread, what||
Another passing spread, what is that, 5 in 6 games? (I honestly can't remember what CMU ran).
|9 weeks 5 days ago||Eh, of the throws they kept||
Eh, of the throws they kept reshowing, the throw to Gallon on the post was inaccurate, the cross field throw to Chesson was fine, a ball that gave only him a chance to catch it, and the throw to Funchess was a dead on back shoulder throw. Funchess made it look difficult by slipping in his cut, but the ball was right where it should be.
|9 weeks 5 days ago||Sad Tennessee fans.||
Sad Tennessee fans.
|9 weeks 5 days ago||This is not a gimme FG.||
This is not a gimme FG.
|9 weeks 5 days ago||You don't remember bad Stevie||
You don't remember bad Stevie Brown very well.
|9 weeks 5 days ago||There is no reason not to||
There is no reason not to commit pass interference on this next play.
|9 weeks 5 days ago||UGA wasting lots of time||
UGA wasting lots of time
|9 weeks 5 days ago||Did Georgia let them score||
Did Georgia let them score there?
|9 weeks 5 days ago||Butch Jones gutsy on the 4th||
Butch Jones gutsy on the 4th down and it pays off huge.
|9 weeks 5 days ago||The throw to Funchess at the||
The throw to Funchess at the goal line wasn't even inaccurate. That's exactly where you're supposed to put that ball, low and outside so that only your guy has a chance for it.
|9 weeks 5 days ago||So, if you're Indiana, and||
So, if you're Indiana, and you've never beaten Penn State, do you rush the field?
|9 weeks 5 days ago||42-17. There's going to be||
42-17. There's going to be some heat on the new D-coordinator at PSU.
Edit: to be fair, the last two tds have come on 30 and 8 yard drives.
|10 weeks 3 hours ago||Awesome. Found my wife, kids||
Awesome. Found my wife, kids and myslef in the top row. Thanks.
|10 weeks 18 hours ago||Just to add on to this, Glasgow was also all state||
Just to add on to this, Glasgow was also all state Illinois in his first year of organized football, which speaks both to a great degree of natural ability and an ability to pick up at least some technique very quickly.
|10 weeks 1 day ago||We need a new president! Oh,||
We need a new president! Oh, wait...
We need a new provost! Oh, wait...
We need a new Dean of LS&A! Oh, wait...
Lots of turnover in the top positions at UM right now.
|10 weeks 1 day ago||It's the speed control gauge||
It's the speed control gauge from a paddle boat. It makes sense as a trophy. Both cities linked by the Ohio River. Thumbs up.
|10 weeks 1 day ago||That's kind of awesome. Ohio||
That's kind of awesome. Ohio River cities, it's a steamboat captain's thingee. Far better than the "Heroes Game."
|10 weeks 2 days ago||Against UConn, my memory is that the first came||
Against UConn, my memory is that the first came when he threw high to Gallon on a half roll after not setting his feet ( there may have been some pressure causing the roll, but not much on the actual throw). The second came when he under threw Chesson into the wind.
|10 weeks 2 days ago||I'm predicting we run David||
I'm predicting we run David Molk out there in Jack Miller's jersey. Hoke plays dumb to vast improvement, credits "good week of practice."
|10 weeks 3 days ago||The only coach...||
How about Stanford? That's, shockingly, become the premier program in California.