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|10 weeks 4 days ago||I think what many of believe||
I think what many of believe is that by appealing to the die-hard, tradition-obsessed, quasi-purist crowd, the AD might build the "brand" in such a way as to make the experience more appealling to all. You can't compete with TV by being "better" in terms of the visuals and the convenience. You have to be different from TV, the NFL, etc. You have to cultivate what makes (or once made, if only in our imaginations) Michigan special.
It's sad that the sooges in charge of the AD are so tone-deaf that they can't about the "brand" except in narrow, short-sighted way.
|14 weeks 3 days ago||Okak, that could be so. Is||
Okak, that could be so. Is that common knowledge? And is that what the author of the post meant? In the context of this article, it seems like it should have some bearing on Fisher's coaching ability. Still not clear if it's supposed to be a credit or detriment to him.
|14 weeks 3 days ago||"In the aftermath Fisher||
"In the aftermath Fisher decided to take the team to Europe, an experience that was lost on his wards."
I found this a bit puzzling. Does it mean that it was a bad decision to take the trip? That the players didn't appreciate or profit from it? If so, why is that true? I recall Jalen speaking about the trip in the Fab Five documentary, but, if memory serves, he was positive about it, culture-shock notwithstanding.
|17 weeks 4 days ago||Isn't a recruit meeting||
Isn't a recruit meeting Charles Woodson some kind of NCAA violation?
|19 weeks 2 days ago||stream?||
|20 weeks 2 days ago||I agree. I think the rule||
I agree. I think the rule could make an impact because it would give defenses confidence that they could substitute as long as they did it in fewer than 10 secs. The fear of getting burned by a quick snap is lessened, if not removed. That certainty would, I assume, make it easier to practice for facing the hurry-up as well.
|20 weeks 6 days ago||Once the spacecraft had||
Once the spacecraft had landed, wouldn't it have been clear that a person could walk safely?
|21 weeks 2 days ago||Winning there is the best||
Winning there is the best response possible.
|29 weeks 6 days ago||Maybe not likely, but it||
Maybe not likely, but it would be fun to have Orgeron in the B1G.
|32 weeks 4 days ago||Wrong. If your team is bad it||
Wrong. If your team is bad it can't possibly get better for at least two decades. At least that's what I've been hearing lately.
|41 weeks 22 hours ago||"the platonic ideal of your||
"the platonic ideal of your linebackers not understanding"
I don't think there can be a Platonic ideal (or any ideal) of a mistake or ignorance --that's deviation from the ideal.
|41 weeks 3 days ago||Wow, an excellent suggestion.||
Wow, an excellent suggestion. Does every bit of content need its own comment thread?
|44 weeks 6 days ago||NW looked decent||
The heat? You've obviously not spent any time in the Bay Area.
I saw the game and wasn't terribly impressed with NW, though they do have some speedy guys. Game could have gone to Cal quite easily.
|45 weeks 15 hours ago||And delicious cake is||
And delicious cake is delicious. I didn't like the phrasing - just one man's opinion. Carry on.
|45 weeks 23 hours ago||"Life decays us all" I don't||
"Life decays us all"
I don't think "decay" is a transitive verb. Otherwise, pretty good.
|46 weeks 1 day ago||Wow, that was incoherent.||
Wow, that was incoherent.
|48 weeks 4 days ago||What about "matriculating||
What about "matriculating down the field," Mr Webster?
|49 weeks 3 days ago||Come on, people. Sharknado is||
Come on, people. Sharknado is so ten days ago.
|1 year 1 day ago||I don't get it: isn't that a||
I don't get it: isn't that a picture of Mitch?
|1 year 1 day ago||Yeah, but can someone explain||
Yeah, but can someone explain why Webb thinks McGary literally looks like a million dollars?
|1 year 10 weeks ago||He actually has a job now,||
He actually has a job now, which those who read the whole article know.
|1 year 10 weeks ago||[double post]||
|1 year 10 weeks ago||I don't see how this can||
I don't see how this can inspire strong feelings either way.
|1 year 13 weeks ago||If you can't laugh a bit at||
If you can't laugh a bit at sports-induced sadness (including your own), then you might be taking it all too seriously.
|1 year 13 weeks ago||So you're saying that Zeller||
So you're saying that Zeller and Oladipo have ruined their program?
|1 year 13 weeks ago||Well said.||
|1 year 13 weeks ago||Yeah, it's a real shame we||
Yeah, it's a real shame we won't get to read what surely would have been a thoughtful, well-researched look into the season, definitely not a slapdash, opportunisitic hack-job.
|1 year 14 weeks ago||I think he's referring to||
I think he's referring to dirty recruiting by UM at the beginning of his tenure, the tail end of the Ed Martin era - there may have been some overlap.
|1 year 20 weeks ago||If you're going to keep the||
If you're going to keep the French thing going, "Jacques, the otter of elan" would have been nice.
|1 year 23 weeks ago||It's Jorge Luis Borges, not||
It's Jorge Luis Borges, not Jose.