Athlon Sports' Coverage of 2012 Michigan Football Team

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Re:Athlon Sports' Coverage of 2012 Michigan Football Team Friday, May 25, 2012 4:51 PM (permalink)
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Phil Steele has us at #22 while Athlon has us at #7.  Average these two together and that's probably more accurate.  14th-16th would be my guess. Thanks for posting Lance.

 
 
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Re:Athlon Sports' Coverage of 2012 Michigan Football Team Friday, May 25, 2012 5:16 PM (permalink)
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Granted his mag was crap last year but I tend to treat Phil Steele's guide as the bible of college football.
 
These are interesting to see though.
 
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Re:Athlon Sports' Coverage of 2012 Michigan Football Team Friday, May 25, 2012 10:30 PM (permalink)
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Well remember Steele's guide is where he thinks teams will finish the season, not necessarily who the best teams right now. We do have a tough schedule with road games against Bama, Notre Dame, Nebraska and Ohio. 
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Re:Athlon Sports' Coverage of 2012 Michigan Football Team Saturday, May 26, 2012 6:57 AM (permalink)
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We're going to need a lot out of Floyd this year.  Countess made a few freshman mistakes in the last two games last season, but his ability made up for it.  Floyd is who I'll be watching most.

 
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Re:Athlon Sports' Coverage of 2012 Michigan Football Team Saturday, May 26, 2012 10:25 AM (permalink)
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Well remember Steele's guide is where he thinks teams will finish the season, not necessarily who the best teams right now. We do have a tough schedule with road games against Bama, Notre Dame, Nebraska and Ohio. 

I think its very possible that this team will be much improved, but that improvement won't be reflected in the record because of the schedule.
 
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Re:Athlon Sports' Coverage of 2012 Michigan Football Team Saturday, May 26, 2012 5:59 PM (permalink)
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They put Fitz down at #7? Come on. Outside of that outrage the top 10 list looks accurate.
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Re:Athlon Sports' Coverage of 2012 Michigan Football Team Saturday, May 26, 2012 10:38 PM (permalink)
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Well remember Steele's guide is where he thinks teams will finish the season, not necessarily who the best teams right now. We do have a tough schedule with road games against Bama, Notre Dame, Nebraska and Ohio. 

I think its very possible that this team will be much improved, but that improvement won't be reflected in the record because of the schedule.

 
Totally agree. 
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