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12/31/2017 - 2:42pm Because Texas won in 2005.

So...

10/24/2017 - 2:50pm I love Bill, but weird factual errors

Most notable:

--Losing to OSU and FSU by a combined 3 points. We lost to OSU by 6, FSU by 2. Even if you say in regulation, then it's a combined 2? Weird.

--Michigan was a victory over Wisconsin from making the CFP last year? Does he mean Iowa?

09/08/2017 - 2:17pm FPI is consistently the worst

FPI is consistently the worst advanced metrics system. I remember one year in which it incorrectly picked every bowl of the New Year's Six, including against the spread. Flipping a coin would perform better.

FEI and S&P+ are the only computer rankings to pay attention to

09/04/2017 - 4:56pm I didn't say "starters". I

I didn't say "starters". I said Westbrook, specifically. What does a very tall, pretty thin WR bring into kick return coverage? I could absolutely see him rushing the kicker or punter.

09/04/2017 - 2:22pm IU fans should be calling for

IU fans should be calling for the staff's heads. Why on earth was he in on kick coverage?

08/23/2017 - 8:19pm Having graduated from Northwestern

I can only warn not to be seduced by how pretty the campus is. It doesn't feel pretty when it's been -15 with 50 mph winds for a month straight.

02/14/2017 - 8:03pm She should go to jail. She

She should go to jail. She actively facilitated continued abuse of her players and prospects at camps for decades. Like the Sandusky situation if we were certain of just what Paterno knew.

02/04/2017 - 1:52pm Butch Jones can't get enough

Butch Jones can't get enough of Michigan retreads.

02/01/2017 - 6:36pm Love him or hate him

Tom is one of the greatest QBs in NFL history.

On the other hand, while he's also handsome, I've yet to see much indication that he'd be a great coach, let alone a great college coach. That doesn't mean he doesn't have it, that means he should have to earn it like everyone else. There's no question Harbaugh is a better coach for having taken an entry-level job with the Raiders before working his way up to the highest levels. Totally different profession than playing.

01/03/2017 - 3:12pm How does Early Enrollment work?

Doesn't class start tomorrow? How can you "enroll early" if you show up a week late to class?

01/03/2017 - 12:17am Because can run?

Because can run?

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12/16/2016 - 10:51am Maybe he was thinking of

Maybe he was thinking of Amani Toomer? I remember him being really highly touted, and he's from California.

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12/11/2016 - 10:49pm He was. His ties to the west

He was. His ties to the west coast are long and deep. Moreover, Willie is great at developing talent. He'll be fine.

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12/01/2016 - 4:37pm This is laughably wrong

He slaughtered Illinois on the road and handled Northwestern this year. I'm quite sure WMU would beat Purdue 10 times out of 10. He could easily become the best or second-best coach in the B1G West right now.

He's probably going to Oregon, though.

11/18/2016 - 12:34am This post deserves more love.

This post deserves more love.

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10/31/2016 - 12:18am Was this in the Bo era? I

Was this in the Bo era? I mainly recall relentless criticism of Lloyd's in-game decision-making following Rose Bowl losses.

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10/30/2016 - 11:23pm They did in 2013 -- STAEE and Clemson

They did in 2013 -- STAEE and Clemson

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10/29/2016 - 3:57pm It does if you're a human

It does if you're a human bowel irritant like Dantonio.

10/02/2016 - 1:40pm He was on SportsCenter

He was on SportsCenter arguing that by losing, Louisville had effectively clinched a playoff spot. Because he's dumb.

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07/27/2016 - 1:02am Barrett isn't what got OSU a title.

Barrett isn't what got OSU a title.

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07/07/2016 - 9:23pm It's always done by number of

It's always done by number of credit cards in Northern California.

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07/05/2016 - 9:19pm Sometimes I think Dantonio's criminal rep is exaggerated

But then he just keeps on signing kids with convictions.

07/05/2016 - 3:55pm Bill O'Brien said it best

“You can print this: You can print that I don’t really give a [expletive] what the ‘Paterno people’ think about what I do with this program. I’ve done everything I can to show respect to Coach Paterno. Everything in my power. So I could really care less about what the Paterno faction of people, or whatever you call them, think about what I do with the program. I’m tired of it.
“For any ‘Paterno person’ to have any objection to what I’m doing, it makes me wanna put my fist through this windshield right now.”

“I’m trying to field the most competitive football team I can with near-death penalty [expletive] sanctions. Every time I say something like that and somebody prints it, it’s skewed as an excuse. And I’m not an excuse-maker. I’m trying to do the best I can for the kids in that program. That’s all I care about is the kids in that program. As long as I’m the head football coach here.”

“That’s why, in probably about a month, they’re gonna be [expletive] looking for a new coach.”

07/04/2016 - 8:21pm Yeah. He was 21. I hope I

Yeah. He was 21. I hope I abandoned most of my opinions from when I was 21.

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06/02/2016 - 4:34pm Or Northwestern during its multi season losing streak?

Or Northwestern during its multi season losing streak?

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05/15/2016 - 12:35pm Huh.

Huh.

05/02/2016 - 3:41pm Hahahaha

Yes, it's way better to be arrested with a loaded AR-15 outside a strip club than same scenario with an AK.

04/14/2016 - 3:49pm Jim Mora's the worst

So glad the rumors about him and not Harbaugh were categorically false. He is the opposite of a jackhammer. 

02/16/2016 - 3:39pm He went to my high school,

He went to my high school, one of the only big-time recruits out of Midland High in my lifetime. Andrew Maxwell, who never played well as MSU QB but did start for awhile is the other. I love seeing fellow Chemics succeed, but I'm good with Steve doing it on his own terms.

02/13/2016 - 4:55pm Man Ellerbe defined

Man Ellerbe defined mediocrity. 62-60. Such a brutally bad hire.

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01/27/2016 - 10:28am That is not the phrase. It's "If you can't beat 'em, join 'em."

That is not the phrase. It's "If you can't beat 'em, join 'em."

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01/24/2016 - 9:54pm Learn the NFL rules.

Learn the NFL rules.

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01/22/2016 - 11:35pm Swenson was a very high 4-star. I'm sure Reid is fine

Swenson was a very high 4-star. I'm sure Reid is fine

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01/22/2016 - 12:15pm UCSF is literally three

UCSF is literally three blocks from my house. WIll look forward to asking Heiko why he isn't implementing new Urology breakthroughs I read about.

01/15/2016 - 10:40pm I believe he's a second

I believe he's a second cousin (we have the same last name), and I was a journalist for awhile because of his inspiration. Terrible.

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01/02/2016 - 10:29pm 2006 Texas Tech Minnesota was a 31 point swing.

2006 Texas Tech Minnesota was a 31 point swing.

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12/31/2015 - 7:31pm What weaknesses does Clemson have?

What weaknesses does Clemson have?

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12/31/2015 - 6:57pm Why not both?

Why not both?

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12/31/2015 - 2:58pm So what? Makes this look better for the B1G

So what? Makes this look better for the B1G

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12/31/2015 - 2:13am Nah, Oregon is the

Nah, Oregon is the second-best team in the Pac 12, but don't play for the title because of divisions. Good argument that USC is no. 3, though. And that Wisconsin is no. 6 in the B1G (worse record and head-to-head loss to Northwestern).

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12/16/2015 - 9:28pm Lance

Lance

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12/10/2015 - 9:39pm He was a two-star. No in-state offers.

He was a two-star. No in-state offers.

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12/07/2015 - 12:07pm Am I missing something? Glasgow is the only graduating senior.

Am I missing something? Glasgow is the only graduating senior.

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12/06/2015 - 3:31pm It will have literally no

It will have literally no impact on either team's bowl destination, as neither is in the top 12. I couldn't care less.

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12/05/2015 - 7:51pm Brantley was a Meyer recruit

Brantley was a Meyer recruit

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12/04/2015 - 4:29pm Non-compete clauses are

Non-compete clauses are anti-capitalist. I love that they basically cannot exist in California. All they do is suppress wages and innovation. I wouldn't want the, for the same reason I don't favor any restrictions on transfers beyond the one-year for underclassmen. Let people seek opportunity. Leave it up to their employers to see if they can keep them happy.

11/23/2015 - 11:00pm Coulda thrown that ball ever them mountains.

Coulda thrown that ball ever them mountains.

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11/21/2015 - 4:38pm At least two, counting bowl

At least two, counting bowl

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11/13/2015 - 4:35pm Except that some of his

Except that some of his crimes date back to 1994, and the ruling was that it was via his charity that he committed them, even though he was a Penn State employee at the time. Absurd.

11/11/2015 - 3:39pm Anyone who became a fan of

Anyone who became a fan of Michigan football circa 2005 telling me how the helmets should look are insane. The stickers are the greatest symbolic embodiment of Bo's legacy, and it always seemed they were taken away to keep Nike and then Adidas happy. Love having them back as a testament to doing things the Michigan way.

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