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 […]

Let’s All Watch Lou Piniella Rip Steve Stone

Like many of Chicago Cubs’ seasons, this season has been pretty frustrating. Trust me, as a Cubs fan, I know. So what happens when a manager’s frustration boils over? He wants to bypass any real baseball conversation and spend a good deal of time ranting about how tired he is of getting criticized. Oh and […]

Boise State Jumps To The Mountain West Conference

The Mountain West Conference announced today that Boise State University has accepted an invitation to join the MWC as its 10th member institution, effective July 1, 2011. “We are pleased and excited to welcome Boise State University to the Mountain West Conference,” said Commissioner Craig Thompson. “Since our inception just 11 short years ago, the […]

Will An Aquarium That Doubles As A Backstop Convince People To Attend A Marlins Game? Probably Not

Boy that was a little harsh wasn’t it? But you know, sometimes the truth can be harsh. And the truth is no one attends Florida Marlins games. Well, except for the couple of people that do, but we can all agree that those people are no one. And what else do we know? We know […]

Who Needs To Watch The World Cup In An Actual Stadium When You Can Watch It In Your Living Room……Stadium

Yes, that’s what you think it is. And yes, someone actually took the time to do that. But really, can you blame them? Yeah, I can too. But you have to give it to them, it is pretty impressive. I mean, really. Look at all that detail. The masterfully done painting. The undoubtedly uncomfortable turf […]

It’s Pretty Safe To Say That Wally Backman Isn’t Happy About Being Ejected

If you’ve been around these parts for a minute, you know that we enjoy a good meltdown. Well, what we have here isn’t just a good manager meltdown. This right here redefines the term “meltdown”. You don’t even understand what you’re about to see. You really don’t. You don’t. So with that said, I will […]

The Glory Lines 6/11/10

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! The Kids Getting Drunk at CBP Epidemic is Spreading (The Fightins) Izzo on decision: ‘It’s not gonna be forever’ (AP via USA Today) USC’s Penalties From NCAA Far Too Harsh (Rumors […]

Since He Can’t Make Money On The Golf Course Anymore, John Daly Turns To Lawsuits

The past couple of years have been rough for John Daly to say the least. The man has went from being a well respected PGA golfer to a very entertaining sideshow who has battled drinking problems and most recently, has acquired an affinity for selling his homemade merchandise outside the gates of the Masters. I, […]

Colorado Set To Announce Its Jump To Pac-10 Tomorrow

It’s a done deal. The University of Colorado will announce at an 11 a.m. Friday press conference that the school will leave the Big 12 and join the Pac-10. Multiple sources confirmed the deal to the Camera early Thursday, and league officials are scheduled to be in Boulder on Friday for the announcement. The new […]

Begging LeBron To Come: Rap Song Edition

While Cleveland is turning to cars to convince LeBron James to re-sign with the Cavs, NYC is doing what NYC usually does. They’ve turned to Jadakiss, Nipsey Hussle, Uncle Murda, Brisco, Mikey Rocks & Chip Tha Ripper to compose a flattering tune called, “I Am The Man”. Language is definitely salty, but it wouldn’t be […]