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|4 weeks 8 hours ago||Now that...||
Is the clear silver lining that my hate/fear/depression didn't let me see. So right. I momentarily forgot that conference respect actually truly matters now.
|4 weeks 8 hours ago||I love seeing the SEC struggle||
But let's not be like Vandy fans chanting "SEC! SEC! SEC!"
|17 weeks 1 day ago||I'd be happy||
Happy for the kids and happy for the coaches. And I'd get fired up for Penn State.
|18 weeks 5 days ago||Yes||
I remember seeing fire Carr signs and shirts on TV. In 2005 and in 2007.
|19 weeks 1 day ago||Yes!||
It's not about how quickly we get the next play off...we aren't going to be Oregon. All I want is to get in and out of the huddle quickly so there is time to react to what the d is showing. In 2014, not knowing how a defense is lined up so you can adjust to something better is like playing with an arm tied behind your back. I like Hoke generally and think he can succeed here. But I do see this as a HUGE deal. I really wish a reporter would ask Nuss questions about this.
|19 weeks 3 days ago||Paul Schmidt||
|19 weeks 3 days ago||Paul Schmidt||
|21 weeks 6 days ago||It is closed!||
Try the broken egg on Main.
|22 weeks 1 hour ago||I vomit.||
The number of times and the volume are proportional to how big the game is.
|24 weeks 1 day ago||Boring Lloyd type football...||
...how much longer are we going to bash the Lloyd years? I would have thought the crater that is now Michigan football - basically being Purdue for going on 6 years and 2 coaches now - would have added some perspective to the Lloyd haters. I mean, lots of people bashed Bo when he was the coach but could step back after a few years and realize we had it pretty good with him. Since Lloyd left we have had 5 seasons in 6 years that are worse than he had in his entire career. I would kill for those years again.
|27 weeks 2 days ago||This doesn't answer your question...||
so sorry. And I think you question is valid and answers to it are important. But the current system is so wronging the student athletes that I think the most important thing is to establish that it can't continue and then try to figure out how to make it work in a different way. I'm just so sick of the suggestion that there isn't a good answer for how to fix the problem so don't break the current system. The current way of doing things is classist and racist (I'm not saying it is intentionally racist but the current system disproportionately affects African Americans...so yeah, it's racist) and just cannot be something our University, or any university worth it's salt, should be involved in.
Might it ruin college sports as we know it? Sure. But that doesn't mean it doesn't need to stop. I love college sports infinitely more than pro sports. I'd hate to see it go. But as more and more money has poured in to college sports over the last few decades, the siuation has gotten disgusting.
|30 weeks 5 days ago||Michigan?||
Michigan sometimes plays in that Rose game you speak of? Man...I have a vague memory of something like that happening...but it's been so long I can't really remember.
|36 weeks 5 days ago||Texas||
Texas did something, right? Or did they do it with a weaker class. I honestly don't know.
|36 weeks 5 days ago||This||
7 years drawing an nfl pay check. My guess is he is already out performing his fellow late second roung picks historically and by the time his career is done he will have done so by miles.
- todd collins
|44 weeks 3 days ago||It was South Dakota State||
in 2013, not North Dakota State.
|46 weeks 3 days ago||Kyrie Irving||
|46 weeks 3 days ago||Belien and Miles will split it||
One will get media, the other will get coaches. Book it.
|47 weeks 14 hours ago||You're right.||
Sorry that your post was the one I jumped on. Your post(s) were spot on and identified the sanctions as only part of the problem. Mea culpa. I was trying to respond more generally to the fact that we really dug this hole ourselves in terms of how we responded following the sanctions. I don't want to compare apples to oranges, because all sanctions are different and ours were no doubt severe, but when I watch something like OSU football suffer on the field for one year and then turn around and set fire to the conference, it just reminds me that too many Michigan fans, and people on this board in particular, overstate the impact of the sanctions. Tommy Turtleneck underachieved for what, 7 years? You can maybe blame the first two on the sanctions, but if Beezer (and I realize he is once on a generation talent but it still fits the point) took over back in 02 or whenever it was we would have been back much sooner and part of the ire toward the fab five would be lessened. At least I think it would.
But again, you are right I didn't digest that part if your post. Please accept an upvote as an apology.
|47 weeks 17 hours ago||The sanctions didn't take away a decade of our program...||
...terrible coaching by Tommy did. We prolonged our pain by being bad at basketball. Don't act like the sanctions made us suck until the Beezer era...they helped early on, but really, Ellerbe and then Tommy just blew. You can't blame our "lost decade" on sanctions alone.
|47 weeks 1 day ago||How old is older?||
The sanctions hit barely 10 years ago. By older do you mean 18 year olds?
|47 weeks 1 day ago||The exception to the rule!||
Edit: I accidentally upvoted my own post. What happens now? I'm worried I just ripped a hole in the time-space continuum.
|47 weeks 1 day ago||If you were||
under 5 when the fab five were on campus, you hate them because you view them as having ruined the basketball years you actually can remember. For those of us that are a bit older, it was glorious and we still love them, and can forgive Chris for the mistakes he made as a teenager. Obviously, there are exceptions to this. But it gets old to hear people that weren't even born when they played here trash them and suggest they shouldn't be welcomed back.
|47 weeks 1 day ago||Also...||
|47 weeks 1 day ago||Blanchard||
Kid could have gone anywhere in the country. And he picked us. If he had a good coach he would have made the league. Always felt bad for him.
|1 year 4 days ago||PAIN!!!!||
I don't think I could survive a just like football chant...
|1 year 5 days ago||Mike Hart's||
borderline cockyness? Borderline? Kid is number two behind Harbaugh as all time cockyest player at Michigan. Not that I have a problem with either of them.
Whenever Fred goes, I want Wheatley.
|1 year 1 week ago||Not only is he a Michigan grad...||
...he was a manager for the football team. This is just gross.
|1 year 3 weeks ago||OSU||
|1 year 6 weeks ago||I can't stand him||
Throws his assistants and players under the bus whenever he can (I'm not even reffering to Clowneygate) and has given HIMSELF game balls.
|1 year 6 weeks ago||I assume that is a joke,||
given your signature...