Category Archives: Mary Sue Coleman

Bill Martin and His Backhoe — He Covered-Up and Buried NCAA Violations Just Like Jim Tressel Did

Subtitled How Bill Martin Threw a Top-Notch, Faultless Employee Named Judy Van Horn (Chief of UM Compliance) Under the Bus to Save Martin’s Department Terrelle Pryor, Posey, and the rest of them sold gold football pant trinkets for Tattoos and … Continue reading

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Bill Martin’s Train Wreck

Scott Draper, we are told, resigned the other day. Who? Scott Draper, Assistant AD for Football, under Bill Martin. Scott Draper? Still don’t recall?  He was one of the Three Amigos (along with Rich Rod, and Dir. of FB Ops … Continue reading

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M Go Ogle: Rich Rod’s Google Search Log

Brewonsouthu has just been provided, from an anonymous but highly reliable source, a partial copy of Rich Rod’s Google Search log on the night before the MClub Football Banquet on Dec. 3, at which he eventually attempted to lead the … Continue reading

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Brandon Preens While Rich Rod Shivers, and Mary-Sue C Feels a Draft

One of the bigger pictures here, these last several months, and particularly since the OSU debacle, has been missed by the media and most fans.  It is a brand-new, never-before-seen phenomenon, at the U of M, or any other major … Continue reading

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The NCAA, WVU, and Michigan Plot Thickens, With a U Turn on Pending Charges Against WVU & RichRod

In an August 4, 2010 letter from David Price, NCAA VP of Enforcement to WVU President James Clements, the NCAA alleged 5 Major, and 1 Minor, WVU Violations, which charges also run to Rich Rodriguez, because he was Head Coach … Continue reading

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The Bombshell in the WVU NCAA Charges: What UM Football Fans Have Forgotten

The entire pack — Michigan press, radio, fans, and blogosphere – have gotten way off track, and forget one very important fact:  that the NCAA has  pending charges against WVU and Rich Rod . They’re essentially the same as the … Continue reading

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So Much for Enforcement: NCAA Swallows the Hook, Line and Sinker

Let’s take a look at this decision of November 4.  It’s  packed with some excellent findings of fact.  But the decision is also badly flawed, written with the sort of “make-believe” world approach one might more commonly find in a … Continue reading

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NCAA Conclusions Conflict With Text of Their Decision, or “NCAA Must Learn How to Deal Out Justice From the Mouth of a Child”

One of the best tales in the Arabian Nights is that of Ali Cogia, Trader of Baghdad, who leaves his gold coins, hidden in a vase below a stash of olives, in the safe-keeping of his friend the Merchant, while … Continue reading

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Brandon Hasn’t Fixed CARA system

Interview Tim Brando Show August 5, 2014   Go to MGoBlue. You can’t find the  new CARA form, nor can you find any new instructions. The section on Instructions for Coaches has no “click-thru” for the listed CARA portion.  The … Continue reading

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UM’s Wimpy “Corrective Actions”

We’ve already discussed, in the early post on Rich Rod’s phony “Didn’t Know, Didn’t Ask, Didn’t Read, & Overlooked” Defense, the complete absence of any substantive information from RR as to his “Corrective Actions” – he will “redouble [his] efforts” … Continue reading

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