Tag Archives: Michigan Wolverines

Ohio State won but that doesn’t mean Michigan is a bad team

My last post might give the impression I don’t respect Michigan’s accomplishments this season. That is not the case. I admit that Michigan is a good team in a top conference and elite division of that conference. I would and … Continue reading

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Michigan vs. Ohio State football game predictions

Watching the ESPN morning show Get Up on Thursday 28 November 2019; Mike Greenberg made a prediction that Michigan would beat Ohio State in their upcoming game on Saturday 30 November 2019. As seen on this video. I can’t see … Continue reading

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ESPN needs better branding for their bowl season

Today is the 29th of December. It is not New Year’s Eve. It is not New Year’s Day. So how can a bowl game played today be a New Year’s Six game? Multiple times during ESPN College Gameday, it was … Continue reading

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Is this a new bowl game dilemma?

Bowl games are a business. Most businesses come with a lot of contracts. But are bowl games going to have to produce some new contracts to face the reality of the economics of hosting football games. The number of NFL … Continue reading

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Why I don’t Like Polls 2016 Week 1

It Begins Again! And the Polls continue to let the college football fan down. It is just the first weekend of college football. The polls are already a disaster. I have a personal metric about the polls with respect to … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls Week 12

I will continue with the weekly wrap-up. Primarily because the playoff committee continues to make bad choices in their ranking system as we enter Week 12. Next week is the last week for completely regular competition. Week 14 will have … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 27

Pat Forde made a bold prediction early in the season. He said that Northwestern belonged in the championship back after week 4 : https://in.news.yahoo.com/forde-s-fab-four–where-merit-means-more-than-school-name-010524690-ncaaf.html?.tsrc=lgwn . This was before losses to a much improved Michigan and stout Iowa teams. And although … Continue reading

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A pass for the polls 2

Week 7 had a slew of matchups within the top 25. (#17) Iowa 40 points beat (#20) Northwestern 10 points. These are solid teams. They are both going have good seasons. They will also both be overlooked by the committee. … Continue reading

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A pass for the polls 1

18 Michigan beat 13 Northwestern. Bad. Really bad. Wolverines 38 – Wildcats 0 bad. You can call foul. Call me a hypocrite. If you do, then my main point is being made. Win for me. My point even brining this … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like polls 8

BYU was ranked number 22 going into week 4. They came in the Big House. They did not score 1 point. It was a big goose-egg. Michigan was able to score 31 though. They seem to have recovered after their … Continue reading

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