What really struck me is that he didn’t feel the slightest bit of pressure. He wasn’t worried he was going to let anyone down, in fact, (more…)
Archive for June, 2010
Following up on the conference expansion talk, I’ve been following this out on the web and the fallout is literally on both sides of the fence. Here’s where I stand.
If I could put together my ultimate scenario for college football alignment, I would have it laid out like this: (more…)
We’ve all been hearing a lot about the possible expansion of conferences in major college football. Over this past weekend, presidents of both the Pac 10 and the Big Ten held meetings in San Francisco and Chicago, respectively.
The Pac 10 recognizing that they are incredibly top heavy in the conference with only USC being considered an elite level program, made it known that they are actively pursuing an expansion to 16 teams. UCLA, Cal, and Oregon are respected programs, but not the heavy hitter USC is. The other major problem in the Pac 10 is revenue, specifically, there isn’t much of it. Here’s why… (more…)
Ken Griffey Jr. always has been, and will continue to be my favorite ball player. I was 7 years old when he broke into the league and very quickly fell in love with him as a player. I was coming into my own as a little leaguer, and absolutely idolized him. I will always make the case he’s the greatest player of his era.
Support for the argument? Here you go. (more…)