Hockey pet peeve: "when a teammate tips a puck in on you, which is exactly how my first collegiate goal against happened. Thanks, Copper."
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|4 hours 50 min ago||The Greatest||
Sometimes I believe that the headline writers go for it and see if they can get one past the editors.
|1 day 1 hour ago||Instead of donezo,||
He says that all of the coaches are evaluated each year at the end of their seasons. Or something like that.
|2 days 14 hours ago||Brady did one better||
He didn't just change the bad play call, he changed the bad play caller.
|1 week 1 day ago||Southest Michigan Gooners||
I started watching Premier League matches last year and chose Arsenal for my rooting interest for no real reason other than they were not the Yankees (with all the championships) even if they seemed to have a history with some success, and I had to have a rooting interest. I haven't joined the American fan club, but I understand that the local branch gathers at Conor O'Neill's, and it sounds like a good way to be a part of the larger fanbase even while most of it is on the other side of the Atlantic.
I have to admit, I cared nothing for soccer for most of my life but had some interest in the 2010 World Cup because I was in Europe during the semi-final and finals and everyone around me cared a great deal about it. Seeing all of the national flags waving over the apartments of expats in Malta and then the Spanish nationals singing and chanting while wearing their jerseys and waving flags at the foot of the Spanish Steps in Rome was remarkable. This so-called "football" seemed like kind of a big deal to everyone else. The convenience of the weekly NBC broadcast, recently discovering SiriusXM FC, the relative success of the US men's national team and the advent of the Detroit City FC has me wanting to learn more about a game that suddenly seems so much more complicated and intricate than I ever gave it credit for before. I wish that I had discovered it years ago, although I realize I would not have been able to really enjoy it until all of these things (the internet, cable and radio broadcasts and a World Cup in prime time) came to pass. But I agree with Don: Michigan footbal over the other kind. Always.
|5 weeks 5 days ago||Your comment||
Is true to your name
|13 weeks 3 days ago||Thanks for posting it was Paula Deen.||
I was puzzled why Betty White was on a White Power shirt. Bad joke? (Betty "White Power"?)
|15 weeks 5 hours ago||I can always tell when my wife has been shoe shopping.||
I like it better when she has been shopping for bras.
|16 weeks 2 days ago||I assume the advertising wasn't for 15,000 sets of eyes||
attending in person but for the potential consumers watching the B1G broadcast.
I would love to attend a football practice yet, for some reason, I couldn't muster the energy to drive 20 minutes to watch this one. And I skipped it on TV, too. Still, I expect I will attend every game this year despite The Worst Home Schedule Ever.
|17 weeks 6 days ago||Sparty-proof industry?||
Have you no cafeteria staff (School of Hospitality Business) or security guards (School of Criminal Justice)?
|18 weeks 5 hours ago||Try feeding a family of four||
with your scholarship. I don't get it. It's like getting paid in coupons redeemable for Starbucks coffee and nothing else. Doesn't feel (or taste) like wages to me. Guess I will dig in and read the opinion.
|20 weeks 3 days ago||I found this link worthwhile. I liked the soundtrack.|
|22 weeks 5 days ago||Canadians take offence easily.||
Full disclosure. I have dual citizenship. I know I shouldn't say it but I will anyway. Anecdotal evidence.
Anytime my uncle would hear the TV reporter say that there was a cold front coming out of Canada, he would invariably point out it probably originated in Alaska.
|22 weeks 5 days ago||OK. I looked.||
The second best thing about that image collection is that "clean" is applied literally in more than a few.
|22 weeks 5 days ago||112 million people watched||
The Super Bowl. And it did suck.
|24 weeks 12 hours ago||Just imagine how bad it would have been||
if this was still 2013. Zombie practice apocalypse. Or at least rampant pink eye.
|25 weeks 6 hours ago||But but but what about MSU's Heisman candidate?||
Connor Cook has dropped from 10:1 odds to 18:1 in the January Heisman race (I am told by the Sparties that it is much better than the September Heisman) but he is on the list at Bovada.
|25 weeks 1 day ago||Take it to the next level||
|25 weeks 2 days ago||Great catch!||
Taken in the '89 draft by the Warriors. Awesome.
|25 weeks 2 days ago||Galaxy S4||
but it has too many features.
|25 weeks 3 days ago||It is.||
I'm not on Facebook either. I am only on MGoBlog. And LinkedIn.
|25 weeks 3 days ago||Even weirder||
I haven't logged into my Twitter account in 2 years because I forgot the login and password and didn't care about Twitter enough to try and figure it out (at 50 I don't get its appeal). I guess we just think alike.
|25 weeks 3 days ago||Brandon will||
make them sit at the kids' table in the press box with John U. Bacon next season.
Serious question: is the Daily routinely invited to all of these events? I assume so, but don't really know. How much control does the athletic department assert over the Daily's access?
EDIT: Thanks jmblue. There were no replies when I started my post, but you answered it.
|25 weeks 6 days ago||Ummm. No they don't.||
The RCMB is righteously pissed.
|25 weeks 6 days ago||Maybe the athletic department but not Hoke||
It was a press conference, not a Congressional hearing. I am going out on a limb here, but I think Hoke was telling a white lie to spare one of his players his privacy. You can argue whether white lies are moral, but I believe his intentions were to protect a player from the media. Hoke does seem to care an awful lot about his players. He does not have a responsibility to you or me of complete disclosure about students just because they are also athletes.
|27 weeks 6 days ago||Are tickets available yet for||
December 5, 2015? I want good seats.
|29 weeks 5 hours ago||I agree 100% with your first paragraph and||
disagree with the second. I do not believe that you "move on" unless you have a better option. When things aren't going as desired, the fans inevitably call for the coach to be fired, but if you do it without a better option, the likelihood is that things will get worse. Change for the better makes sense, but I can't agree with change for the sake of change. That is just a reaction out of frustration.
|29 weeks 5 days ago||I don't think Michigan stays ranked higher than they should be||
after the B1G play starts. At least not the last few years. The polls seem to find their level. OSU has lost both games to the only good teams that they played. They had a 2 year cake walk that caught up to them. I remember when UFM was hired and the consensus at 11 Warriors was 2 national titles within 5 years. He has his work cut out for him needing 2 in the next 3 while breaking in a new quarterback.
|29 weeks 5 days ago||I hope that this means next year||
the national media and coaches that vote in the polls get some perspective on this team, see them for what they really are and stop giving them an extra 3-7 spots in the polls.
|30 weeks 6 hours ago||In defense of Hollis and Dantonio||
They are of a certain age. When the rap music is playing, most over 50 hear a general rhythmic buzzing sound, not lyrics.
|32 weeks 2 days ago||Of course, this was followed by a meeting with Tressell||
to assure the recruit that he wasn't going to fire Gee.