Former UGA coach Jim Donnan charged in $80 million Ponzi scheme

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Former Georgia football coach Jim Donnan is facing federal fraud charges for his connection with an alleged $80 million Ponzi scheme the Securities and Exchange Commission announced on Thursday. According to the SEC, Donnan and his business partner, Gregory Crabtree of Proctorville, Ohio committed the fraud through a wholesale liquidation company called GLC Limited in […]

Joe Paterno ‘sobbed uncontrollably’ the day after Penn State fired him

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Joe Posnanski , formerly of Sports Illustrated, was given full access to Joe Paterno during the 2011 season for a biography he was writing on the coach. Posnanski moved out to State College in the summer of 2011 and had unprecedented access to both the coach and the Penn State program. Posnanski arrived in State […]

Lane Kiffin is done voting (and lying about it) in the coaches’ poll

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If you’re unaware on what has causde Lane Kiffin to take his ball and go home in regards to the coaches’ poll, we’ll get you up to speed. Earlier this month when USA Today released their preseason poll, Kiffin cautioned coaches around the nation not to be influenced by the hype surrounding USC coming into […]

Tyrann Mathieu may sit out this season in hopes of rejoining LSU next season

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Tyrann Mathieu is limbo after being dismissed from the LSU football team after failing his 3rd drug test while at LSU. Mathieu has visited McNesse State and other FCS schools have expressed interest, but Mathieu may have a different plan in mind. According to Joe Schad of ESPN, a heartbroken” and “grieving” Mathieu has expressed […]

Denard Robinson is the latest football player who thinks he can beat Usain Bolt in the 40

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So it seems that this notion that certain fast football players believe they can beat Usain Bolt in the 40 is spreading. First, Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson staked his claim that he could beat Bolt in the 40 and now, Michigan’s running back that occasionally throws, Denard Robinson has claimed that he too […]

Tyrann Mathieu kicked off LSU football team

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Besides being suspended last season after a failed drug test and sparring with players from other teams on Twitter, Tyrann Mathieu has kept his nose relatively clean. But today, Les Miles shocked everyone when he announced at a press conference that Mathieu has been kicked off the LSU football team for violating team policy.

Lane Kiffin says he ‘would not vote USC No. 1’, votes USC No. 1

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Here’s something that we’re sure you’ll find hard to believe. You ready? Okay. Lane Kiffin was caught in a lie. We know it’s hard to believe since Kiffin is usually upfront about everything he does. The man is so open and upfront that he even tells us just what he does when he’s recruiting players. […]

Gary Pinkel asks ladies to stop running stairs during Missouri’s practice because they were a distraction

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The two ladies above were just minding their own business and running stadium stairs during Missouri’s practice on Wednesday. Presumably, they weren’t attempting to be a distraction. They just wanted to get a workout in. But that’s not how Missouri coach Gary Pinkel saw things. He saw them as a distraction. So he asked them […]

President Obama agrees with the Penn State sanctions

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President Obama joined 97.1 The Fan in Columbus, Ohio and spoke of several sports related topics. He talked White Sox, he talked Dream Team vs. 2012, and he even jumped into the Sanchez/Tebow fray. But his most interesting comments came when he was asked if the “punishment fit the crime.” To which President Obama says, […]

Would Bill O’Brien be recruiting Penn State players if he were at another school? ‘Hell no!’

Penn State head coach Bill O’Brien has been relatively mum on the idea that some of his players could be looking for greener pastures. But now that seven players have decided to transfer and Lane Kiffin and that Mercedes jet has lured Silas Redd away, O’Brien can no longer hold his peace. In an interview […]