1. Michigan Basketball: We're Back

    It's official. You can go ahead and put the Michigan Wolverines back in your preseason top 25. Manny Harris and Deshawn Sims announced that they will both be back to play in Ann Arbor next season...

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  2. Kelvin Grady's Departure Creates Hole for Michigan

    Kelvin Grady has decided to leave the Michigan men's basketball program. While he had glowing remarks for the university, players, and coaching staff, there had been reports that he wasn't happy with his decrease in playing time as the season went on...

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  3. Memphis Tigers: A Team to Root For

    As human beings, we tend to root for the underdog. We root for the team that shouldn't necessarily be playing with the "big boys," but is giving it their all anyway. I also root for teams that get looked down upon or very rarely receive praise...

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  4. For Mid-Majors, Your Choices Are Clear

    A lot of terms have been thrown around since Selection Sunday. Conspiracy, snub, and bias—just to name a few regarding mid-majors not getting into the tournament. How about this one? Beat somebody...

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  5. Don't Feel Sorry for Penn State

    Michigan, Maryland, Arizona, Wisconsin, Minnesota. This list of teams have been mentioned as some of the last teams in the NCAA Tournament...

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  6. Michigan Basketball: They're Coming for You

    The general consensus is that Michigan secured their at-large bid into the NCAA Tournament Thursday with their win against Iowa. In a tough Big Ten, Michigan was able to roller coaster-ride their way to a 9-9 record...

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  7. Big Ten: Home of the Country's Most Underrated Coaches

    When you hear experts talk about the National Coach of the Year award, the name most thrown around is Trent Johnson, coach of the LSU Tigers...

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  8. There Is Still Time For Brett Favre

    Once upon a time, there was a legend that played quarterback for the Green Bay Packers. He was the face of the franchise and was the iconic image for leading the Packers through rain and snow to many great victories...

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  9. Ted Thompson Needs Plastic Surgery: Brett Favre Retires Again

    Look at the picture above. Do you see that smile on Ted Thompson's face? He won't be able to stop smiling until he gets plastic surgery to remove it. Brett Favre retired from the NFL last March...

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  10. If Barry Bonds Doesn't Get into the HOF, It Will Be a Disgrace

    Years ago, we didn't know hundreds of names that were linked to steroids. We didn't know the amount of great players that would test positive. But we did know one thing. We were supposed to hate Barry Bonds...

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  11. Steroids Are Part Of The Game of Baseball

    Just a few short years ago a lot of people were wondering how to fix the baseball steroid problem. Now, everyone (well, mostly everyone) realizes that this problem will never go away, mostly because baseball will never do what it should...

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  12. Michigan Should Have Forfieted Against Purdue

    The game between Michigan and Purdue was shaping up to be an old-fashioned Big Ten dogfight. It was early in the second half, and I was preparing for an exciting finish. Then someone got in the way...

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  13. Michigan College Basketball: Which Team Will We See?

    Once upon a time, Michigan was 3-1 in the Big Ten, and I was thinking NCAA Tournament. Now I'm thinking first round exit in the NIT. Since that start, Michigan has lost three in a row, punctuated by a heartless, emotionless blowout loss at Penn State...

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  14. Big Ten Basketball's Best and Worst

    The Big Ten season is upon us. Within the conference, there have been surprises and disappointments. Let's look at some of my midseason Big Ten awards...

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  15. BCS—Basketball Collegiate Showdown

    I read with great interest BCS for College Hoops by Steve Auger and suggest that you read it. It was a great article that left out one major factor of college basketball. I have an idea for college basketball—do away with the NCAA Tournament...

    Chris Schei Written by Chris Schei about over 5 years ago 55 reads 4 comments

  16. Keep Brad Childress: A Packers Fan's Memo to Zygi Wilf

    It's tough being a Packer fan living in Minnesota. All of my family and friends are Vikings fans, and I can only watch about half of the Packers' games. But I love football...

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  17. Positives From Big Ten Opener For Michigan

    On New Year's Eve, I couldn't wait for Michigan's Big Ten opener against Wisconsin. How disappointed was I? Plenty. Wisconsin came into Crisler Arena and beat Michigan 73-61, lead by great shooting...

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  18. Brett Favre Must Give a Little To Get a Lot

    For the second year in a row, Brett Favre has lost respect in his locker room and lost respect among fans. For the second year in a row, he has divided an organization and a fan base. But some don't care...

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  19. Good Luck to the New York Jets' Next Coach

    The New York Jets had just beaten the Tennessee Titans to go to 8-3. They had a perfect mix of Thomas Jones' running and quick-hitting short passes, mixed in with some deep shots to make defenses honest...

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  20. Cassel to Follow in Brady's Footsteps

    Remember when Tom Brady was an unknown leading the Patriots to a Super Bowl win? I do too. Brady came off the bench for an injured Drew "the statue" Bledsoe, and guided the Patriots to an 11-5 record...

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  21. Ironic Season Finish for Favre

    The final play had just taken place Sunday against Miami, and Brett Favre got the hell out of there avoiding handshakes and interviews. It's not the first time he's done that, but for his sake, I hope it's the last time he does that...

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  22. Eric Mangini, Why You Love To Hate Him

    In the last four weeks, Eric Mangini has made some questionable decisions. His team, the New York Jets, have come out playing flat in a few games. And many people are calling for him to be fired...

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  23. Jack Nicklaus or Tiger Woods: Debate Will Live On Forever

    Jack or Tiger? Tiger or Jack? The debate seems to be never-ending. It is believed that when/if Tiger Woods breaks Jack Nicklaus's record of 18 major championships, Tiger automatically becomes the best of all time...

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  24. Why the Twins will Never Win Another World Series

    I remember Kirby Puckett rounding the bases with his arm in the air in game six of the '91 Series. I remember Jack Morris going 10 innings of shutout pitching in game seven. I remember beating the Cardinals in '87...

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  25. Is John Beilein Waking Michigan's Sleeping Giant?

    In every college sport, there are programs that are considered "sleeping giants." A sleeping giant is a proud and storied program that has been in bad shape. That definition has summed up the Michigan Wolverines basketball program perfectly...

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