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The Beat for August 23rd

Quote of the Week “We haven’t gotten into Michigan prep at all. When you guys get their roster let me know who we’re playing.” – Jim McElwain joked with the media on Wednesday regarding Michigan’s strange attempt to keep its depth chart secret. The Wolverines’ refusal to publish a roster for the 2017 season has…

The Beat for August 21st

Quote of the Week “We’re heading to Dallas here in a couple weeks to go beat the heck out of Michigan and then come back to you guys.” – Jim McElwain told students during Sunday’s pep rally in The Swamp. Be prepared for the media to blow this quote from Coach Mac out of proportion.…

The Beat for August 16th

Quote of the Week “I find the racist rhetoric of Richard Spencer and white nationalism repugnant and counter to everything the university and this nation stands for.” – President Fuchs regarding alt-right leader Richard Spencer’s request to rent space on campus for a National Policy Institute event.   Fuchs Yes: UF Says No Fuchs’ quote…

The Beat for August 14th

Quote of the Week “I think first and foremost, any extremist group — I don’t care, the nationalists, whatever they’re called — is unacceptable. It’s just not what we believe in here. And yet, I also understand freedom of speech … That’s what really our country was kind of founded on, right? But we obviously…

The Beat for August 11th

Quote of the Week “You can have good football players and still not win football games … all you LSU fans know about that.” – The GOAT aka Steve Spurrier Spurrier was talking at an event in Louisiana when he dropped this gem on those in attendance. You can take the Head Ball Coach out…

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