05.Jan.2015 General Discussion
There’s nothing I want to write about right now. So have at it in a general discussion until something interesting pops up.
28.Dec.2014 Now What?
We got what we wanted but don’t get to see the product for 8 months. What should we do in the meantime? I can’t believe I am saying this, but I am completely satiated with no complaints. There’s not much to criticize, unless you guys want to go after the media, but I think perception […]
19.Dec.2014 State of the AngryBeavs Address
A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.” — Max Planck It’s fascinating that on Blitz, Pure Orange, etc, it is suddenly considered Kosher to rip on Mike […]
13.Dec.2014 Good Coaching
It’s amazing what good coaching can do. Basketball moves to 6-2 and looks better than CR’s teams despite the “lack of talent” we keep hearing about. Maybe effort should be included into the definition of talent? Maybe coach-ability should be included, too? Confidence? All these things are part of the picture. I don’t want to […]
10.Dec.2014 Bob DeCarolis Hiring Gary Andersen
Great he hired Gary Andersen, but I think Gary Andersen contacted BDC, so let’s not go overboard with the praise. What I think happened: G.A. got killed by Ohio State. Based on his post game interview, he seemed to think Ohio State had superior talent and he needed better recruits. Wisconsin has high academic standards […]