Nick Saban turned 61 today. And how did he celebrate? By dressing up in a spiffy sweater and allowing ESPN’s Samantha Steele to accompany him during his commute into work today.
Maybe it was “Jigga Please”. Or maybe it was “Migga Please”, whatever that means. At any rate, Stephen A. Smith said whatever he said like it was nothing. And these are the type of things that happen when your job is to constantly debate every little thing every single day. So how long before Stephen […]
Keith Olbermann reports Yankees are discussing Alex Rodriguez trade with the Marlins, Yankees quickly deny
Keith Olbermann posted an “Exclusive” story on his MLB blog today that said that the Yankees were in talks with the Marlins about a trade that would involve Alex Rodriguez. To Olbermann’s credit, he noted that he had no idea how serious the talks were. All he knew was that the talks had happened. From […]
In an attempt to uncover NCAA violations involving Tyrann Mathieu, Sports Illustrated finds itself in a bribery scandal
Mel Kiper is in the NFL draft business. That’s his thing. He evaluates individual player and gives his opinion on whether those individual players will be able to make the jump to the NFL game. But for some reason, Kiper decided he would step outside of his thing and talk BCS championship hopefuls in a […]
The performance of replacement referees is a sticky topic for on-air talent calling NFL games. On one hand, it’s totally natural for announcers to want to point out mistakes and even criticize the referees for their lack of control of a game. But on the other hand, announcers need to watch their step when criticizing […]
The state of football at the school formally known as “The U” is dismal at best. During the first two weeks, the Hurricanes gave up 32 points to Boston College in a win. Yes, Boston College. And this past Saturday, Kansas State dropped 52 on them. After having to watch these two horrific events, former […]