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UNC and the Myth of the “Student” Athlete

Watch any NCAA sports programming and you are bombarded with tributes to the noble, valiant STUDENT ATHLETE, the scholar who sacrifices his or her study time and physical and emotion well-being by giving up any and all free time to … Continue reading

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NCAA Rewards Mediocrity

This coming College Football Bowl season will see fans rewarded with the Foster Farms Bowl, the Quick Lane Bowl and the Cure Bowl. Participants in those bowls include the University of Nebraska, the University of Minnesota and San Jose State … Continue reading

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Can or Should College Basketball Save Itself?

Or, the better question, should it even try? College basketball has become a joke and is a disgrace to the college and university system. Semi-pro athletes, taking space from actual students, use institutes of “higher education” as one-year stopping off … Continue reading

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Same Old Lying, Cheating Pete Carroll

In his years as co-Cappo of the clown college trojan brain surgeon criminal enterprise, pete carroll, forever to us “Uncle Petey”, had one over-riding trait, that transcended all others: His fervent belief that society’s rules did not apply to him, … Continue reading

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What SHOULD Be the Future of College Athletics?

Time was, back when I was in college, lo those many, many years ago, sports were extremely important to me. As a UCLA student when Lew Alcindor (later to become Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) was about to begin his varsity basketball career … Continue reading

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Jim Rome – Is He Serious?

I’ve never been a big fan of Jim Rome. Years ago when there was not much else on local sports radio I would listen to him occasionally, but I have seldom if ever watched any of his tv shows. I … Continue reading

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trojans Beat Up on Over-Rated BullDogs While NCAA Fangs Are Coming

trojan brain surgeon faithful are rejoicing today after their favorite group of underachievers beat up on a bad Fresno State team that had compiled an illusory record that earned them a bowl bid. Fresno State went into yesterday’s Las Vegas … Continue reading

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Pete Carroll Taught Sarkisian Well

The criminal enterprise that Pete Carroll, Mike Garrett, and Tim Floyd ran under guise of the usc athletic department, as it turns out, was also a training ground for cheaters, as recent stories about the brain surgeon’s new coach Steve … Continue reading

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Self-Centered Egotist Sarkisian a Perfect Fit at USC

There was a great column in today’s LA Times by Steve Lopez that sheds a lot of light on just who is the guy picked to lead the trojan brain surgeons’ football team in the foreseeable future. Lopez captures the … Continue reading

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