Not many OSU students have confidence in their Buckeyes. :: Aaron Josefczyk/Icon SMI
We've always known Ohio State students to be passionate, loyal fans, so we had to check twice when we saw the results of this poll on the OSU Athletics homepage -- 74 percent of those who responded think LSU will beat the Buckeyes for the national championship. And they're not alone in thinking OSU has no shot.
You're probably going to see a bunch of holiday gift guides over the next couple weeks (like this one, or this one) but we suggest you ignore all the others and check out this masterpiece from Yale, which includes gift ideas for those hard-to-shop-for people in your life (like an overweight niece or freshman booty-call).
Your Daily Michigan Coaching Update
Will one of these three men be the next coach at Michigan? :: AP; Thomas B. Shea/Icon SMI
Another day, another set of rumors, the latest of which have Cincinnati Bengals coach Marv Lewisand Miami Dolphins coach Cam Cameron -- who this year have a combined NFL record of 5-21 -- as candidates to replace Lloyd Carr. Despite signing an extension to stay at LSU, Les Miles appears very much in the running. At this point, we think they'd be smart to just hire one of the coordinators (Ron Englishor Mike Debord) and get this embarrassing coaching search over with. Stay tuned.
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