Monthly Archives: July 2009

It’s Schnellenberger Time

That’s right, kiddies, let’s welcome back for another pigskin parade our favorite feature: SchnellSpeak. Oh yeah. We intend to stay current with all of Howard Schnellenberger’s musings, opinionation, poesy, pontifications and . . . well . . . words fail me. Know this, between now and the end of the football season, if Howard utters […]

Brooks Demurs, Kragthorpe Waffles

We know football is drawing nigh in the commonwealth when they hold the Governor’s Cup scramble and luncheon. At the annual schmoozefest today, Rich Brooks inferred he was heading for the last roundup, getting ready to hang up his rock & roll shoes, looking forward to napping with the grandkids, dusting off his nine iron […]

Marques Teague Recruiting Update

The Indy guard will just be a junior this season, meaning he won’t be able to suit up for the college of his choice until autumn of 2011. Yet, fans of several schools are anxiously awaiting his decision. As if it would make any difference NOW. Much of the anticipation is due to a statement […]

Ed O’Bannon sues NCAA

The ever alert Dan Wetzel has just posted an online column regarding a monumental class action lawsuit filed by former UCLA Bruin Ed O’Bannon. Seems the kids who live down the street from the former Bruin play video games, licensed by the NCAA, using O’Bannon’s likeness. And, the former national champ thinks he deserves some […]

Because You Really Really Really Care . . .

. . . I’ve provided this countdown clock to the expected time when You Know Who (Hint: Former NY Jet QB who also played in Green Bay.) announces whether he’ll play next year for his former team’s arch rival, the Minnesota Vikings. Brett, we can’t wait to hear from ya. – Seedy K

That Caracter Who Is Derrick

Interesting interview with former U of L baller Derrick Caracter. (Which I know about thanks to Jody Demling, who posted the link at his blog.) And, hey here’s the link at my blog. I too find interesting what the kid has to say about his weight loss regimen while a Cardinal: I’ve always worked hard. […]

The Telfair Report

U of L’s former future superduperpointguard Sebastian Telfair, the baller whom The Rick chose over Rajon Rondo, now resides in NBA purgatory. The Minnesota Timberwolves, who just picked 14 fresh guards from home and abroad in the NBA draft, have traded the once upon a time SI cover boy/ NY prep legend come NBA never […]

Riddle me this, Mr. Big East Commish . . .

. . . how does the Big East’s bowl agreement with Notre Dame help the conference in any positive way at all? SI.com’s Stewart Mandel interviewed new Big East Commissioner John Marinatto. Here’s part of the Q & A: “SI.com: Do you anticipate any change in your bowl relationship with Notre Dame? Marinatto: No. Notre […]

Tom Watson: Dead Man Walking . . .

. . . through the rough on the 17th at Turnberry, the third playoff hole. Stewart Cink, a guy who has gagged himself in previous majors, is large and in charge with one hole to go in the playoff. Watson just muffed another short putt. Cink has an insurmountable lead with only one hole to […]

Cardinals Latest Pigskin Recruit

Louisville outwitted Eastern seaboard football powerhouse Temple for a New Jersey linebacker Cleo Robinson. And so it goes. – Seedy K