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Hoke thinks Wolverines are overrated

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08:17 AM ET 10.04 | Brady Hoke isn't believing the hype. Sure, the two major national polls have the unbeaten Wolverines ranked among the nation's top 15 teams ... following their 58-0 thrashing of Minnesota in the Big Ten opener. But Hoke believes poll voters are being too generous. Hoke was asked Monday during his weekly news conference if the Wolverines (5-0) are overrated. "Yeah," said Hoke, who is preparing the Wolverines for their first road game, at Northwestern (2-2) on Saturday at 7 p.m. Hoke admitted he voted for Michigan in the coaches' poll for the first time this season, but did not specify where. "Somewhere in the top 25 teams," Hoke said. Hoke said he told the players Sunday during the team meeting the Wolverines are rated too high.

The Detroit News

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October 4, 2011  08:33 AM ET

That's what happens when 10 ranked teams lose, you move up.

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October 4, 2011  09:05 AM ET

The team is overrated but Denard Robinson is not. Michigan's next 4 out of 5 games are away from the Big House,, then Nebraska and Ohio st at home,, can DR make it that far?

October 4, 2011  09:05 AM ET
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That's what happens when 10 ranked teams lose, you move up.

This +1,000.....Arky is over-rated at #10, also but 7 teams ahead of them lost sombody's gotta fill the list. Rankings are complete BS until @ November 1st, anyway.

October 4, 2011  09:06 AM ET
QUOTE(#5):

exactly and that's why polling is such a joke.

Ninja'd by a rusted cow!!!

October 4, 2011  09:07 AM ET
QUOTE(#5):

exactly and that's why polling is such a joke.

+100000000000000000000000000000000000000000

October 4, 2011  09:08 AM ET
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Why???

He's a bucknut.

October 4, 2011  09:10 AM ET
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Ninja'd by a rusted cow!!!

Double ninja'd but a rusty cow and a pig.

October 4, 2011  09:10 AM ET

But a quad to make up for it.

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October 4, 2011  09:18 AM ET

Minnesota? Minnesota? Minnesota? The name has lost all meaning to me....

Doc, that girl is too pretty to be guilty.

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October 4, 2011  09:23 AM ET
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Duke is a bucknut, who would have thought!!!

Only other ones I can think of that hate TSUN would be a Sparty fan.

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