I think he just meant he's not into large predatory mammal analogies (i.e. bears). All other vertebrates are ok.
Controversy doesn't stick to unsuccessful people because it doesn't move the needle of public opinion as much. See Harbaugh, Jim
My favorite word of that sentence- "when" .
Remarkable that Penn St only beat TTUN by a touchdown earlier that year (in the Big House). We however ran into the buzzsaw in Happy Valley.
If someone were a member of the German grammar police, they might say that the proper term should be "Die Hand". But since the player in question is masculine, maybe it should be "Der Hand". On second thought, "Das Hand" is a good compromise.
I know I'm greatly offended . . .