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|9 weeks 6 days ago||What about safeties?||
No safeties in the big ten or Mac will be drafted in 2017?
|32 weeks 2 days ago||Pumped||
Pumped to finally get a Michigan player in Pittsburgh. Hopefully he can help the pens turn things around.
|47 weeks 4 days ago||MSU is at OSU this year||
You have this incorrect under the osu entry:
It won't get that opportunity until November 21, when it travels to East Lansing
|1 year 14 weeks ago||Black sheep||
I grew up in Ohio so most of my childhood friends were osu fans. I am part of a large catholic family and they are all notre dame fans. So by the time I hit high school I was sick of not fan bases and turned blue.
|1 year 22 weeks ago||Nicholson||
I too will never understand how/why Hoke stopped recruiting Nicholson. He had Michigan in his top group, was setting up his official visit to the ND UTL game, and then Michigan calls him and tells him 'no thanks'.
He starred on special teams last year, started 3 games and got extensive action in just about every game - all as a true frosh. He then went on to have a good track and field season (finished in the top 10 at the Big Ten championships in long jump and hurdles). He is the total package - size, strength, speed. I strongly believe he will be the next star in the MSU secondary and be a first round draft pick.
One note: Nicholson was never looking at Northwestern. His final 3 were MSU, FSU and Pitt.
|1 year 51 weeks ago||My thoughts exactly||
If you replace Fort Wayne with Pittsburgh, and your grandma with my grandpa, we would have similar stories. This game is huge within my family. Now we have nothing to bicker about in college football in the upcoming seasons.
|2 years 1 day ago||Section 4, Row 4||
Me and my 3 kids - we go to the home opener every year. Driving in from Pittsburgh, PA in a few hours.
|2 years 6 weeks ago||First order of business||
Free the Fab Five
|2 years 19 weeks ago||Agree with the board||
Love the moves - Brandy is great and Dierdorf is proven.
|2 years 20 weeks ago||I don't think this has anything to do with McGary||
Horford is a different breed - he is doing what is best for him, and he likely can care less about McGary's decision. He likely just wants a change of scenery and to explore the world. Playing time/basketball may be secondary to him right now. Honestly - he will be a backup center at any major top 40 program, or a starter at a smaller school. He never seemed happy this year - but I thought that was maybe his personality?
|2 years 20 weeks ago||Washington is visiting MSU, right?||
Thought I saw on Twitter a later post from Brandon saying there was a miscommunication and he was visiting MSU not UM?
|2 years 20 weeks ago||Please come to Pittsburgh||
Michigan playing in Pittsburgh next year would be great, as I live in Pittsburgh. I already plan on going to the first/second round regardless - so Michigan being there would be icing on the cake. Those games will be sold out - Pittsburgh has a good track record of hosting the NCAA tourney.
Agree with an earlier post - the committee can't have us going to Columbus - that would be brutal. Even Cleveland in the regional finals is not great, in my opinion. I hope Cleveland only being 2 hours from AA would drown out the home town osu crowd.
|2 years 20 weeks ago||Penguins still won the game||
Wings fans can have the streak - I will take the win (and the division title too). I would welcome a first round series with Detroit. Being a Pittsburgh guy - would make for some nice trash talking on here.
|2 years 23 weeks ago||This is good for us||
Team has played better at night all year. All our recent losses have been in the afternoon (Zona, WIsky, Iowa, Indiana).
|2 years 24 weeks ago||Da Raiders||
The Raiders now have to be the official team of MGOBLOG.
Any team that has Woodson and Woodley on it is a team that I will cheer for.
|2 years 25 weeks ago||Will be watching where he goes||
I am not a huge NFL fan - mainy just cheer for Michigan alum. Thus - I am anxious to see where he lands. He is a great 3rd or 4th WR and great locker room leader.
|2 years 25 weeks ago||About right||
You could make an argument for being as high as 9 or 10 - but this is fine. Win these last 2, make at least the semis in the Big Ten tourney, and a 3 seed is guaranteed. A 2 seed may come with more top 10 upsets. Based on the carnage of ranked teams last week, more upsets are coming.
|2 years 31 weeks ago||Always a good day||
when ohio loses in any sport - especially when they get upset by a bad team
|2 years 33 weeks ago||Early departures good news for UM so far||
ND loses Tuitt and Nix
PSU loses Robinson
Indiana loses Latimer
osu loses Shazier
|2 years 36 weeks ago||Agree||
100% - montae will play with a chip on his shoulder when he plays us
|2 years 36 weeks ago||Yes - UTL every year||
Brandon already said UM is planning to host one night game each year. PSU is the only logical 2014 game to do this. I am planning on it - already booked my hotel room.
|2 years 41 weeks ago||Gordon mix-up||
You have your Gordons mixed up. T Gordon has 2 picks. C Gordon has the forced fumble.
|2 years 42 weeks ago||Never had a chance||
I don't know why we held out hope for him for so long. It's crazy too - we stopped recruiting other safeties (read: Nicholson) with the hopes of JuJu coming. We need a big time safety with Peppers at corner - and now we likely aren't going to get one in this class.
|2 years 44 weeks ago||Yes we would||
In this age of social media, we would know if they were recruiting him again. Montae went on 4 officials already - Msu, fsu, Pitt, Oregon. He is scheduled to be back at Msu next week. We need to Stop that and make his last official the osu game.
|2 years 44 weeks ago||Agree about montae||
If we have additional scholarships - then we need to go back after Nicholson
|2 years 44 weeks ago||Most of this was made official yesterday||
The only exceptions on here are Florida in 2017 and Ball State in 2018. Everything else was confirmed by UM yesterday.
|2 years 46 weeks ago||Ferns tape impressive||
great ability to get off blocks and does not miss tackles
|2 years 46 weeks ago||Most scalpers I have ever seen||
I got tickets on StubHub in the summer, and I overpaid immensely. In my defense, I drive in from Pittsburgh, and stay the whole weekend, so I don't want to take any chances.
I have been to about 25 games in the past 15 years and I have never seen so many scalpers and low ticket prices. No exaggeration - there were easily 50 scalpers in the Crisler/Big House entrance trying to get rid of several tickets each for dirt cheap.
Also - that stadium was quite empty. There were two seats next to me empty, two seats next to my buddy were empty. There were 3 seats in front of us empty (all in section 4).
|2 years 47 weeks ago||I was at the 2005 game..||
What a depressing drive back to Pittsburgh that was. And I am going to the game this Saturday, so history better not repeat itself.
|2 years 48 weeks ago||My Mitch McGary autograph||
I have a maize M hat signed by Mitch - it is earning more money every day.....