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Where Does Mike Martin's 2,000 Wins Rank Among the All-Time Greats?

In the history of college athletics, no coach has ever reached 2,000 career wins. That is, until head baseball coach Mike Martin let the Florida State Seminoles… 1,105 more words


“You have to perform at a consistently higher level than others. That’s the mark of a true professional. Professionalism has nothing to do with getting paid for your services.”

— Joe Paterno.

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Jerry Sandusky Gets New Sentencing, But Loses Request for New Trial

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky lost a bid for a new trial Tuesday but a Pennsylvania appeals court ordered him to be re-sentenced for a 45-count child molestation conviction. 683 more words

College Football

Butkus League Profiles : Raj

Years ago there was a magazine called “Chicago Sports Profiles”. The magazine featured stories about Chicago athletes from the local teams. My mom bought me a subscription and I loved it. 1,109 more words

NCAA Football

Les Miles???

There is a famous scene in the play and movie, A Man for all Seasons, where Thomas More confronts his friend, Richard Rich, who has betrayed him.  846 more words

"Silenced" at the worst of times.

The Ohio State University is facing major backlash this week after the promotional ad came out for this weeks Penn State game. Above, is the picture . 267 more words


Is This a Good Time to Talk Football?

It’s baseball season and Stanley Cup playoffs time, so perhaps this is a good time to talk about football.  Similar to how those who are protecting complete gun freedom with zero controls never want to talk about gun sense after a mass shooting, I’m assuming football fans don’t really want to discuss football sanity during the season – certainly not during the SuperBowl. 1,161 more words

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