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06/17/2018 - 12:00pm Never.  Mgoblog is burned…

Never.  Mgoblog is burned into the psyche.  Even when the sports are bad the blog isn't.

06/14/2018 - 6:10pm I don't do the keto diet,…

I don't do the keto diet, but I've cut out fast food, I stay out of the middle of the store, don't drink soda pop or energy drinks (just coffee, bai, & water), and I do my best to intermittently fast with the biggest meal at dinner.  I can say it is working well thus far.

06/12/2018 - 7:13pm The admins are the refs from…

The admins are the refs from the '16 game.... 

06/08/2018 - 8:34pm If Fred handles punishment…

If Fred handles punishment like he handles beverages, it could be a literal torture chamber for Josh.

06/08/2018 - 8:29pm I feel like those in charge…

I feel like those in charge of NCAA hockey could do a better job promoting the sport and getting exposure, but then again when you look at how the NHL shits all over itself, I guess I shouldn't be too surprised.

06/07/2018 - 3:47pm Reminds me of Drew Henson a…

Reminds me of Drew Henson a bit.  Makes me wonder if the next Tom Brady is on the roster and not named Patterson....

06/07/2018 - 3:43pm Mork


06/07/2018 - 3:38pm Considering how much money…

Considering how much money the university is bleeding due to being a cesspool, this doesn't seem that surprising given that the school admins suck at math anyway.

06/07/2018 - 3:35pm Maizen?  Is that you?

Maizen?  Is that you?

06/07/2018 - 3:27pm Coach B never intended to…

Coach B never intended to take the Pistons job, he just interviewed and strategically leaked it to:

1) Get himself and his staff paid.

2) Boost his image.

3) Boost recruiting.


06/06/2018 - 8:54pm Noice!




06/01/2018 - 12:52pm LeWerke will win the

LeWerke will win the Heisman.  Book it,

05/31/2018 - 4:12pm What kind of lesson is it to

What kind of lesson is it to just not play the better teams?  It seems like the competitor would look to raise their level of play and look at each opponent as a chance to get better.

05/31/2018 - 4:10pm…


I like this one. Safer.

05/31/2018 - 4:04pm While the league format is

While the league format is probably the fairest way to judge how good a team is (especially in soccer where everyone plays everybody home and away), there is an argument to be made for teams who excel in tournament formats.  Also, Liverpool went unbeaten against the top teams, so in terms of form were probably better than their league showing. 

05/29/2018 - 8:52pm Typical Izzo big:  Lazy with

Typical Izzo big:  Lazy with a side of carbs.

Good thing he has the kind of toughness MSU sells.

05/29/2018 - 8:50pm You're right, but it's this

You're right, but it's this type of pressure that leads to winning being the only morality.  I want Michigan to win badly, but I look at the 3 programs that have been ahead of them at different times, and then I think for what they sacrificed for athletic success.  I hope Michigan never sinks that low.

05/25/2018 - 3:12pm My son was born in '07 and

My son was born in '07 and his first game was The Horror.  We couldn't watch the game then because I didn't have cable, and he spit up all over my new Michigan shirt as we listened via radio.  I can't think of a better analogy of Michigan football since he's been born.

05/24/2018 - 3:49pm Izzo would suck as an NBA

Izzo would suck as an NBA coach, and pilfering millions would be almost typical.  He deserves to suffer some kind of loss for the role he has played in MSU's complete moral bankruptcy but probably won't. 

05/24/2018 - 2:37pm I'm sure they love him for

I'm sure they love him for who he is....

05/24/2018 - 2:29pm No, all coaches do not "have

No, all coaches do not "have the same Xs and Os." While talent is the most valued asset in the NBA, Greg Popovich and Brad Stevens are proof that coaching matters, especially when it comes to adjustments and matchups, and Casey failed consistently at both.

05/22/2018 - 7:36pm Stupid. Conference expansion

Stupid. Conference expansion was stupid. BCS was stupid. The idea that you can have an objective champion is stupid. They should have smaller regional conferences that play a round robin and then have a "Champions" league of sorts, but it will never happen because greed/capitalism/corruption, etc.

05/20/2018 - 2:51pm Love Woodson. Don't find this

Love Woodson. Don't find this helpful.

05/18/2018 - 9:27am I would buy some of this if

I would buy some of this if it weren't overpriced. I guess I'll stick to my mgoblog printed tees. Cool story: My family went on vacation in Minneapolis around the time the NCAAB championship was going on, and Michigan fans are everywhere.  My whole family was decked out in M gear and we received quite a few "Go blue!s" directed our way.  The "Worst State Ever" shirt is always good for a reaction, whether an Ohioan not recognizing their own state or otherwise. 

05/18/2018 - 9:23am I signed up for obessions?

I signed up for obessions? When do I get them and what are they?

05/17/2018 - 2:25pm I disagree.  You can trust

I disagree.  You can trust people when that trust is earned or there are protections in place or the trust is limited because of the nature of the relationship.  We all have darkness within us, some of us just have healthier ways of dealing with it.

05/14/2018 - 4:32pm Ah yes, the completely

Ah yes, the completely objective claim rooted in fact that under Harbaugh QBs have "often been a mess since 2015."  Actually, the only year QB was a mess was last year when we had two QBs get hurt.  He hasn't even been at the school long enough for it to be a valid point, let alone outdated, confused and irrelevant Gerry Dinardo.

05/11/2018 - 3:06pm Until anything substantial

Until anything substantial happens, MSU is just setting a precedent for justifying horror.  They need to be forced to pay on every institutional level, and especially athletics, until they can get their act together. 

05/11/2018 - 2:59pm Don't know if the intention

Don't know if the intention is post-graduating, but if they could somehow pitch having a post graduate compensation policy, that could give recruiting a boost.

05/10/2018 - 4:20pm It's not revisionist

It's not revisionist history.  It is possible to be about where you're projected and expected to be while at the same time being disappointed in results.  Things could always be better, but there were too many factors to overcome last season combined with some coaching ineptness IMO.  Doesn't mean this year won't be better but still not good enough in the eyes of many.

05/08/2018 - 6:35pm Ah, yes, Ramzy "cheating

Ah, yes, Ramzy "cheating isn't cheating when the rules are unjust" Nasrallah.  You lost me at "good article."

05/08/2018 - 6:02pm This is irrelevant since

This is irrelevant since Haskins definitely won't get hurt this year and OSU is a lock to win the conference....

05/04/2018 - 12:10pm We should come up with a

We should come up with a metric like sexual assaults overlooked per win to describe MSU athletics.  It's a fucking disgrace, and you'd think that this kind of behavior would cause the NCAA to respond more strongly given its investment into the student-athlete mythos, but instead.......crickets.

05/03/2018 - 1:45pm I'm not sure this is an

I'm not sure this is an either/or situation.  This is all subjective, other than Toews and Crosby are both great at hockey.  I find them both to be dislikeable, mostly because I'm a Wings fan (cries in fetal position), but I dislike Crosby more than Toews because Crosby appears to be whining all the time and also frequently sneakily cheap shots opponents both away from the play and after the whistle.  I do not think that Sid's behavior justifies the many cheap shots he himself takes or the hot takes about how skilled he really is.  He is one of the best to lace them up.  He is also a poor sport who has also been an unwilling ambassador for hockey (which is his right).  I also wonder how much of the hate he has gotten throughout his career has impacted how he acts and is perceived. 

05/03/2018 - 1:29pm Great article, although I

Great article, although I would argue that Bo thought his image was important, just in a different way.  It is interesting how values are talked about differently today.  Bo seemed more human to the people around him.  It does seem that we've dehumanized people in athletics and otherwise to the point of using "it's just business" as justification to trwat people like shit.  I do long for a return to treating people like people while still pushing the betterment/improvement of society/the team/humanity, etc.

05/02/2018 - 3:26pm Gibby's alright.  The guy who

Gibby's alright.  The guy who needs to quit color commentary is Chris Webber.  God awful....

05/01/2018 - 4:37pm Hugh Freeze, surprisingly

Hugh Freeze, surprisingly good at math.

04/30/2018 - 11:23pm Actually you could argue the

Actually you could argue the regular season means more and the playoffs are random.  

04/27/2018 - 8:24pm I'm an organ donor and if

I'm an organ donor and if someone wants my organs bad enough to look into my blood type, hunt me down and kill me, and also somehow be able to guarantee they or their loved one get my organ, then they've earned it. 

04/25/2018 - 4:08pm Can't wait for narrative

Can't wait for narrative season to give way to actual season which will give way to knee jerk narrative season.....

04/24/2018 - 2:41pm When they get there, they can

When they get there, they can say hello to Art Briles.

04/20/2018 - 1:33pm Success is the bar for a job

Success is the bar for a job being a long term "destination" job.  Change is the only constant and the period in which coaches need to adapt is shorter.  Combine that with the amount of money invested into sports and you get coaches who don't have time to get results like they used to.  

04/20/2018 - 1:18pm I am not trying to be

I am not trying to be insensitive when I type that I thought he had already passed....


04/20/2018 - 1:14pm Burn. It. To. The. Ground.

Burn. It. To. The. Ground.

04/19/2018 - 3:25pm

04/18/2018 - 4:26pm I hope this spring bears

I hope this spring bears fruit from September-January.

04/18/2018 - 3:13pm Is it ironic that their

Is it ironic that their dipshit blog sites always bring up their "reasons for rivalry," one of them being Michigan voting against their entance being in the Big 10?  Because it seems like U of M had it right, and if money and athletic success weren't the only things that mattered MSU and PSU wouldn't be in the Big 10, and MSU especially deserves the death penalty.

04/18/2018 - 3:09pm There's no way there aren't

There's no way there aren't dark truths about this tire fire of a program yet to come out....  Mork has no morals other than winning, especially against Michigan.

04/18/2018 - 2:58pm Would have sent to Ohio, but

Would have sent to Ohio, but Ohio's already full of shit.