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Possible Lies and Soap Opera-like Dialogue

“It occupies a lot of my time. It's a big hire. We have to hit a home run with this next hire.” -Urban Meyer I've been back and forth on Ash.  He hasn't really done much in terms of producing an elite defense but he has produced very good ones.  I was bummed t...
15 Jan 2014
by Aesculus.

The Population Myth

Most people seem to think that more people equals more talent.  That is to say that talent is random.  They say if there are more people in the south than in the north then there will be more talented players to choose from in the south.  This logic dictates that not only will more pe...
30 Jan 2013
by Aesculus.

A Little Look Back and a Big Look Ahead

It's not very often that a recruiting service reviews and reranks recruits, however eSPIN has gotten some good perspective on themselves with this article.  They also go over the top 2009 players and conclude that more times than not, top players fail in their rankings because of off the fi...
27 Jan 2013
by Aesculus.