The Glory Lines 6/17/10

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Tauntr.com Records Presents: The Soothing Sound Of The Vuvuzela (Tauntr) Pac-10 Extends Invitation to the University of Utah (Pac-10) Cops stop ex-NFL receiver Marvin Harrison, take gun (Philadelphia Daily News) Theismann […]

Child Cries When Faced With The Reality Of Being Kyle Orton

Growing up, we’ve all pretended to be a professional athlete. And if we’re honest, we’ve all had to pretend to be a professional athlete that we really didn’t want to be. It’s called taking one for the imaginary team. That lesson is one that today’s youth haven’t learned. They want to be who they want […]

Are You Ready For The iPhone App That Has Everyone Buzzing?

If you’re not one of the millions of people that have been annoyed by the constant blowing of vuvuzelas while you’re trying to take in a match during the World Cup, well my friend, you need to have your head examined. And since you obviously need to have your head examined, I’m sure pretty sure […]

The Glory Lines 6/16/10

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! They make it ’cause we buy it: NASCAR fruit baskets (From the Marbles) Albert Haynesworth will skip minicamp, wants trade (Washington Post) EXCLUSIVE: Pac-10 to Add Utah (CSN Bay Area) Jazz […]

As If There Aren’t Enough Stats To Track, We’re Now Keeping Track Of Who Complains The Most About Fouls

It should be pretty obvious that I’m not much of stats guy. I prefer to make my judgment about a player or a team because of what I see. Besides, I have enough numbers to obsess over in my real life. So I have no need for ERAs, YAC, and PPG in my sports life. […]

Touchdown Jesus Struck By Lightning, Goes Down In Flames

The iconic statue in Ohio dubbed, “Touchdown Jesus” was hit by lightning last night. And from there, it was engulfed in flames. The lightning strike set the statue ablaze around 11:15 p.m., Monroe police dispatchers said.The sculpture, 62 feet tall and 40 feet wide at the base, showed Jesus from the torso up and was […]

The Glory Lines 6/15/10

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Holy PGA Golfer Swamp Ass, Batman! (Sportress of Blogitude) The Rangers are working hard to get Roy Oswalt (Hardball Talk) Texas remains in Big 12 Conference (University of Texas) Sir Charles […]

Let’s Start The Day With Some Domestic Violence During Live World Cup Report

While your USA-England World Cup viewing party went off without a hitch, a viewing party Liverpool didn’t have such luck. In fact, it ended with a couple exchanging blows just after Sky Sports News’ Phil Thompson declares the night as “brilliant”. Oh, the irony. Via Mirror Football Have some breaking news or an interesting story […]

The Glory Lines 6/14/10

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Chicago Macy’s unfortunately celebrates its ‘Blawkhawks’ (Puck Daddy) Source: LeBron James ‘100 percent’ behind Cleveland Cavaliers’ bid to hire Tom Izzo (The Plain Dealer) NFL QB Vince Young Issued Class C […]

Nebraska Joins The Big Ten

The Big Ten Council of Presidents/Chancellors (COP/C) announced unanimous approval today for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) to join the Big Ten Conference effective July 1, 2011, with competition to begin in all sports for the 2011-12 academic year. UNL will also seek admission into the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC), which can occur on […]