It appears Virginia Tech will be going to a “fine” system for their athletes: $10 for missing breakfast, $20 for missing treatment, $100 for an unsportsmanlike in a game. Here’s the link. Are college coaches just plain tone deaf? Is this a good idea and I’m not seeing the benefit of fines?
A week before the start of the college football season, Illinois Athletic Director Mike Thomas announced the firing of head football coach Tim Beckman, after a clearly long investigation…Thomas saying, “The preliminary information external reviewers shared with me does not reflect our values or our commitment to the welfare of our student-athletes, and I’ve chosen to […]
Our sports figures have always been endowed with colorful, appropriate nicknames that are both endearing and instantly recognizable to sports fans. Fans who are in the know can easily name some athletes without even a wisp of a hint of what their true names are. Nicknames like The Fordham Flash, The Galloping […]
Once again, Michael Bennett of the Seattle Seahawks is out there crying about money, but this time he’s openly mocking QB salaries and QB whining after they get hit. If he wasn’t bitching about his contract, would he be criticizing QB’s? Anybody got beef with what he says? Why or why not? Is Bennett ever […]
I think all of these are hilarious, but I gotta admit that I scroll right down to the fan comments. These are gold. Pure gold. http://deadspin.com/why-your-team-sucks-2015-detroit-lions-1726087529 -I have more faith that Michael J. Fox could hold a football longer than Ameer Abdullah before fumbling. -The Lions should just trade all of their second round picks. […]