Category Archives: Hot Takes

Home of outlandish and approved but controversial topics that spark conversation. Come here to discuss and make fun of “hot takes” from national writers who think they know what they are talking about.

BluePrint Reacts: Tim Drevno Resigns

BluePrint Reacts: Tim Drevno Resigns

(Featured Photo: Kirthmon F. Dozier, DFP) Happy Friday to the great city of Ann Arbor, whether you were a fan or not, Offensive Coordinator Tim Drevno has resigned (CC:TheWolverineLounge.com).  With the news hitting the airwaves, blogs, Social Media and everything in between, we felt it would be fun to share our reactions to this news. Think of this as a round table podcast, in written

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Disappointed – To be or not to be, that’s the question

Disappointed – To be or not to be, that’s the question

Five games into the season and clearly there are some things to be happy about and some things that cause disappointment, as we reflect on the season thus far. The Michigan fan-base is a divided mess, which is not uncommon, as even John U. Bacon has been quoted as saying “Michigan fans aren’t happy unless they’re unhappy” and he too sees things to be unhappy

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Dear Michigan Fans – Part II

Dear Michigan Fans – Part II

It was the season opener in 2007, where Michigan faced an overlooked opponent and expected to crush the competition.  Most fans, as most Michigan fans tend to be, were cocky and saw no way that this Michigan team could lose this game. Little did they know, App. State had won the previous 2 FCS/Division I-AA Football championships, and would go on to win a third

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Dear Michigan Fans (a little something to think about)

Dear Michigan Fans (a little something to think about)

On a hot, balmy, September day in Ann Arbor, Michigan set out to open at home facing an underrated team that the Wolverines were expected, by most, to beat handily. This Michigan team had just come off a successful season; we’ll find out how successful in a moment, but had lost their previous game to a bitter rival. Michigan’s opponent took the opening kickoff and

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Florida Gators Deep in Troubled Waters

Florida Gators Deep in Troubled Waters

  In an article published by ESPN in 2015, it was stated that the Florida Gators had the most athletes suspected of crimes from 2009-2014.  That trend does not seem to be improving. A couple of weeks ago, we learned of seven Gators implicated in a credit/debit card fraud scheme, where the implicated players used University issued cards to buy items not deemed to be acceptable

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OPINION: EXPECTATIONS SHOULD BE SKY HIGH FOR 2017

OPINION: EXPECTATIONS SHOULD BE SKY HIGH FOR 2017

By: Darren Bennett Expectations. Whether we’re talking about sports or life in general, we can all use data and stats to come up with our own expectations on how we predict or think something should turn out. Even if you expect to receive a Red Rider BB gun for Christmas or expect Michigan to win their division or conference, expectations can be all over the

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