Posted on: June 10, 2010 3:21 pm

USC, was the cheating worth it........?

" Lack of institutional control, impermissible inducements,  extra benefits, exceeding coach staff limits, and unethical conduct by an assistant football coach "

The violations, which span almost four years, primarily involved "agent and amateurism issues for a former football student-athlete and a former men's basketball studen-athlete," the NCAA wrote in its report.  Reggie Bush and his family took improper benefits.  A tennis player used an athletics long distance access to make 123 phone calls, valued at over $7000.00.  O.J. Mayo and Tim Floyd contributed to the basketball fiasco........

Scholarship reductions in football and basketball, two year ban on postseason football, cash penalties, forfeiture of over $200,000.00 in postseason winnings, vacating of regular and postseason wins..........

The question for USC fans is:

Was it worth it ? 

And now, Lane Kiffen is faced with this.........couldn't have happened to a nicer coach.
Posted on: September 30, 2009 11:50 pm

da Bucs are bad. even worse than my Chiefs.....

Let's face it.  The Buccaneers have taken a page right out of the NFL history books.  Their own page, to be exact.  Inept coaching.  No running game.   No passing game.  No run defense.  And no pass defense.   Special teams look like a Chinese fire drill.....

I knew the Chiefs were going to be in a massive rebuilding movement after the years of Hermy Squirmy Edwards  ( fancy talk for saying " yea, we're bad too ").  We have no rushing game, our best running back spits on ladies in bars better than he gains 1rst downs.  And he has the record to prove it....

Our passing game is a debacle.  And to prove such a point, our new coach stated in his post game press conference that he was attempting to establish an identity for the team----as he kept running the ball in the 3rd and 4rth qtr last week....and shelved the passing game.   Whatever happened to trying to win the game ?

sigh..........gonna be a long season
Posted on: September 11, 2009 12:50 am

When is it ok to pass wind..................

Reading the NFL links from around the country, I came across this tibit.   And that raises the blog title..........just when is it ok ?  After the 3rd date ?  Never, until married ?  What about the locker room ?  I remember many many years ago on the team buses, it could get polluted...............and does this ever happen on the college womens tennis traveling bus ?  How about the womens gymnastics team ?

Suggs: "We can fart around our coach"

Ravens linebacker-defensive end Terrell Suggs had an interesting reply to the difference between this year's Ravens team compared to last year.

"I think we’re more mature," Suggs said. "We had that weird awkwardness of having a new coach [last year]. And now, we all can be ourselves around each other. We can fart around our coach, stuff like that, you know? It’s [like] the first time you move in with somebody. It’s just kind of weird. But, now we’re good.”

Asked whether he could fart around his coach last year, Suggs said, " You never knew how he was going to handle it. But this year, he farts too, so it’s cool.”


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