Spring Football 2009

Trick or Treat rewind…

November 1, 2009
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Ladies and Gentlemen – I ask you…. Who got treats and who got tricked this weekend? The Homers of Indiana certainly got “tricked” into believing a two touchdown lead was enough to beat the Iowa Hawkeyes. And the South Carolina Gamecocks had more than enough “Butterfingers” to start the game in Knoxville, which counted as a tasty “treat” for the Volunteers. But perhaps the best treat of all was watching the Trojans get the...

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College Football News & Views

May 28, 2009
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College Football News & Views

Ladies and Gentlemen- Although we are in the period between spring football and the kickoff of our beloved 2009 college football season, there is still a lot to discuss. But you wouldn’t know it by watching the major sports networks… That’s why I am here… There is No NBA here…. Where “one second” constitutes a minute… EDITORS NOTE: I still believe… If the folks that run the NBA would have been in charge of...

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Memorial Weekend Update

May 23, 2009
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Ladies and Gentlemen- Memorial Weekend is upon us… For me this weekend is an enduring symbol of courage, heart and sacrifice. So with that in mind I give you something to symbolize those qualities… On the Football Field… EDITORS NOTE: I want to thank… My Friends from Tyler Lee High School (Go Red Raiders) In Beautiful Tyler Texas for this link.. And… I don’t need to say this but… Earl, No one has forgotten...

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COMMENTARY

May 8, 2009
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I would like to congratulate the fans of The Ohio State University for packing in almost ninety six thousand fans to watch the Buckeye spring game breaking the record previously held by the University of Alabama. However I have a question…. When Alabama recorded attendance for the spring scrimmage of almost ninety four thousand back in 2006, northeastern “sports writers” (I use that term loosley)… Slammed the Alabama faithful by calling them…. “tobacco spitting...

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College Football News – Friday Edition

May 1, 2009
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College Football News – Friday Edition

Ladies and Gentlemen – As many of you may know…. There have been a lot of changes on the University of Tennessee campus since Lane Tiffin took over the Volunteer Football Program…. Running water… In-door plumbing… Electricity… Shoes…. But prehaps the most striking change this year… Will be the change to one (of the many) of the University of Tennessee’s Mascots. That’s right, you heard it here first! “Smokey” the blue tick hound…. Will...

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The Gene Stallings Golf Tournament

April 23, 2009
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The Gene Stallings Golf Tournament

Ladies and Gentlemen – Please join Coach Gene Stallings and Coach Nick Saban and many other special guests… Today and Friday (April 23 – 24) At the Ol’ Colony Golf Course Tuscaloosa, Alabama This Tournament benefits the Rise Program… Which is a pre-school where children with disabilities… receive the highest quality educational and therapy sevices. Tonight at 5:30 (or 1730 for the military folks…) The University of Alabama will have a ceremony… They will...

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS

April 22, 2009
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Ladies and Gentlemen – It’s time to catch up on your college football news as a number of major colleges concluded their spring practice last weekend. Stay tuned… I have some news that will surely amaze you… And Next Week…. We will have the return of our “Seven Questions” segement… With none other than Miles Brand the President of the NCAA… It should be “illuminating”….. But until then let’s catch up on some emails...

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Monday Motivation

April 20, 2009
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Ladies and Gentlemen – This past weekend…. The University of Alabama, along with a number of other Colleges.. completed their spring practice with the much anticipated spring game. As with most colleges, it is a time to evaluate the team… and provide a foundation for the future. It is also a time to see old friends and teammates and enjoy the festivities on campus. One such event took place this past weekend in Tuscaloosa…...

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College Football Mail Bag

April 16, 2009
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College Football Mail Bag

Ladies and Gentlemen – It’s time to catch up on some long awaited emails from you… The Loyal reader and College Football Fan… Before you read any further, I must confess… I had no idea last week’s article would have generated such a diverse response… More College Football News Later…. There will be news that will stun and amaze you… I promise…. Enjoy! EMAIL QUESTIONS & ANSWERS Q: Mike I read that former Auburn...

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College Football News & Views

April 8, 2009
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Ladies and Gentlemen – I want to apologize for the format on my first post back from overseas… In case you were wondering… The last post was “not” intended as an Eye Chart… Glad to see is Hootie back…. (In a strange “Ripley’s Believe it or Not” kind of way) But I honestly could have done without the picture… Try not to leave too many comments for him… It only encourages him…. We have...

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