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Comment 27 Sep 2014

Thanks for going to the trouble to write a summary.

Comment 21 Sep 2014

They signed 8 offensive lineman in the 2014 class.  Unless FSU expects most of them to wash out, it's hard to see how Fisher can credibly pitch early playing time to Burrell.

Comment 18 Sep 2014

Along those lines:

  • "Personally, I think..."
  • "Honestly, I think..."
  • "Actually, I think..."

Yes, we know those are your personal, honest, and actual thoughts.  Get to the point.  In fact, don't even say "I think."  Just state the opinion itself.

Personally, I honestly think people should actually stop using timid, redundant qualifiers.

Comment 27 Jun 2014

Rest of the world calls it...

Brits coined the term "soccer."  They used "football" and "soccer" interchangeably for decades.  They abandoned the latter in a snobby attempt to distinguish themselves from arriviste Yanks only when the popularity of the sport skyrocketed in the U.S.

The rest of the world can call it whatever they want.  We play "soccer" (on a field, not a pitch).

Comment 24 Jun 2014

Get universities (particularly public schools) out of the semi-pro sports entertainment industry.  Full stop.  That means no athletic scholarships.  Field teams exclusively of students who happen to be athletes.  The current system is unfixably corrupt.

Comment 23 Jun 2014

Clark's a worthy contender for this year's Hart-Kalis award, but I predict someone more comically belligerent will come along before the recruiting cycle is done.

Comment 23 Jun 2014

Flipping off 113,511  people in the Big House

Don't exaggerate.  He wasn't flipping off everyone, just the ones who deserved it.

Comment 22 Jun 2014

Honestly, if the [Michigan] visit didn't go how it went today, I was probably going to end up at Michigan State.

Chris Clark

Comment 12 Jun 2014

Does it take a rocket scientist to figure this out?  Gibson was told he's our #1 QB target during the winter & spring, Wimbush pushed his decision date back 3 or 4 separate times during that time period. Spring game pasts and Gibson still hasn't made it up to Columbus, all of a sudden you hear Wimbush saying "Meyer told me I'm their #1 QB target."

305, love most of your posts, but I don't understand your certainty.  It's possible OSU told Wimbush to hold off.  It's possible Wimbush felt less certain over time about his interest in OSU, and just decided he preferred PSU.

(Waller said OSU told him he was their top QB target after Wimbush committed and Gibson appeared to be fading.  I don't recall Wimbush ever saying OSU named him #1, but maybe I missed that.)

Comment 02 Jun 2014

Trending Not So Well...

Ohio State's campus hosted a Nike camp over the weekend, and the recruiting updates from Columbus weren't so good on the Michigan front. Damien Harris, in particular, came away singing the praises of OSU and Urban Meyer...  I've finally given in and flipped my Crystal Ball pick for Harris to Ohio State.

- MGOblog

Comment 31 May 2014

I have an award signed by Major Harry Beaver.

I see your major and raise you Dr. Harry Beaver, OB/GYN.

Edit:  Maybe it's the same guy.  I see the doctor trained at Letterman Army Med Ctr.

Knew a girl in college named Hardik.

I went to high school with a girl named Wang Bang.