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|5 days 3 hours ago||Thanks for bringing back some||
Thanks for bringing back some memories, WD. I do have panaromic photos from the parade somewhere in my college box of stuff. Someday I should digitize them to share.
|3 weeks 58 min ago||I went through the||
I went through the engineering program in the 90s and can also suggest engineering classes as the hardest at UM. However, it seemed like the ChemE majors had it the worst, so I will go with whatever ChemE majors consider the toughest in their curriculum.
|3 weeks 1 day ago||If the stadium goes through||
If the stadium goes through another renovation like this, I would expect the video display to be upgraded to a larger, wider version.
|15 weeks 6 days ago||Harbaugh has really united||
Harbaugh has really united the fanbase. He's going as a guest of a Republican and a Democrat. I'd love to see Obama end the address by saying "Whooooooo's got it better than us?!"
|15 weeks 6 days ago||Another politician pandering||
Another politician pandering to the crowd and trying to take even a little bit of credit for anything successful. They must teach this behavior in politician class.
|16 weeks 1 day ago||The biggest factor IMO in||
The biggest factor IMO in recuiting has been caused by scholarship limits imposed by the NCAA. More than 30 years ago, college football coaches had more margin for error being able to offer unlimited number of scholarships. That has been reduced to a limit of 105, then 95, and now a limit of 85 for Divsion I football. More than 30 years ago, elite programs had an ample stockpile of talent and could maintain their dominance and even go on 47 game winning streaks. Now you can't just stockpile talent anymore (Alabama and Ohio State maybe being the exceptions), thus recruiting has become even more important.
|16 weeks 3 days ago||Another notable game in 2016||
Another notable game in 2016 is the Battle at Bristol on Sept 10th, where you will need binoculars to watch the game from the front row.
|17 weeks 1 day ago||Quite a day for Big Ten big||
Quite a day for Big Ten big men. Max Bielfeldt went for a double double -18pts and 14 boards
|20 weeks 3 days ago||they should name it "Safe||
they should name it "Safe Space Stadium"
|22 weeks 2 days ago||Peppers on offense reminds me||
Peppers on offense reminds me of one of the most electric players that I've seen in college football - Reggie Bush at USC. They even wear the same number and essentially the same body size with the combination of power and speed.
If Peppers could do on the Michigan offense what Bush did for USC, it's a no-brainer that Peppers should move to offense.
|23 weeks 2 days ago||Whatever is genuine and comes||
Whatever is genuine and comes from your heart. If you want to know the details of what the family is going through, go to Tammi Curtis Carr's facebook page. she's been pretty open with sharing and I admire her faith and strength during these times.
|24 weeks 1 day ago||Here is the retrospective||
Here is the retrospective piece of Drew Henson's long 10 years:
"Looking back now, maybe the best thing would have been just to play my 4 year of football and go through that, because the same opportunities I had in 2001 I would have had 12 months later. "
He's an alumnus and continues to support the program. I'm proud to have him still be a Michigan man.
|28 weeks 3 days ago||2016? Who are the starting||
2016? Who are the starting QBs for both teams?
|28 weeks 3 days ago||why is he using both hands||
why is he using both hands for a sideline interception? he is getting old.
|28 weeks 3 days ago||Perhaps the argument for a||
Perhaps the argument for a 5th year could be made on the severity of the injury. An achilles tendon injury recovery could take up to 9 months, which would prevent Ojemudia from showcasing his abilities in front of pro teams until after they have their summer rosters set. Will the NCAA consider what's best for an athlete on a case by case basis? Worth a try. They owe Michigan one for McGary.
|29 weeks 1 day ago||i was wondering how long it||
i was wondering how long it was going to take before it was posted here. it took much longer than i expected. cool video worth a look
|31 weeks 2 days ago||I wasn't using it as a slur.||
I wasn't using it as a slur. For these types of rankings, you have to be multi dimensional in arts, engineering, medicine, law, etc. These state schools were first set up to sustain agriculture but since have excelled in other areas as well. Kudos for state schools across the nation.
|31 weeks 2 days ago||US News rankings (this is||
US News rankings (this is their Global rank):
#184 Notre Dame
#390 Boston College
nice try Fitz!
(Ohio state is #34 andmichigan state is #75. Not bad for a couple of former ag schools.)
|32 weeks 6 days ago||no, Lorenz followed Clark||
no, Lorenz followed Clark
|38 weeks 1 day ago||no where else can you learn||
no where else can you learn to beat a team like Angola.
|41 weeks 8 hours ago||John Wooden, the greatest||
John Wooden, the greatest coach in college basketball history said this:
"I tried to get across, too, that -- my opponents will tell you -- you never heard me mention winning. Never mention winning."
Winning and graduating players are a result of doing it the right way:
|41 weeks 23 hours ago||Nolverine, you sound very||
Nolverine, you sound very credible and know your stuff. Is there a way to get in contact with you directly to further this discussion?
|41 weeks 1 day ago||The off the field rivalry||
The off the field rivalry continues - the book Natural Enemies by John Kryk documents the history of this kind of stuff.
|41 weeks 2 days ago||i have these rare item -||
i have these rare item - these were never made availble to the public.
|43 weeks 19 hours ago||Another vote for The Earle.||
Another vote for The Earle. Atmosphere and food great for an anniversary dinner.
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|43 weeks 5 days ago||why should we assume his||
why should we assume his tweet is about Pipkins?
|45 weeks 8 hours ago||247sports says the visit is July||
247sports says the visit is July 19
|45 weeks 6 days ago||It's been tried before and||
It's been tried before and deemed too dangerous - http://bentley.umich.edu/athdept/football/umosu/mascot.htm
With our lawsuit happy culture, I doubt it will happen again.
|47 weeks 3 hours ago||it's already been disclosed||
it's already been disclosed to the public.
|47 weeks 5 hours ago||It wasn't about the money.||
It wasn't about the money.