Tag Archives: College Football

What it was, was football rivalry edition

  “They elected one man apiece, and them two men come out in the middle of that cow pasture and shook hands like they hadn’t seen one another in a long time. Then a convict came over to where they … Continue reading

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Noon kick-off

“At Georgia Southern, we don’t cheat. That costs money, and we don’t have any.” – Erik Russell. This is labor day weekend, a long weekend of relaxation for some and a long weekend of work for others serving those relaxing. I … Continue reading

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Aaron Hernandez – who is to blame?

“On April 19, 2017 Aaron Hernandez was discovered hanging in his cell by corrections officers at the Souza Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley Massachusetts at approximately 3:05 a.m., lifesaving techniques were attempted on Mr. Hernandez and he was transported to … Continue reading

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Moments

I heard an interview the other day with a former Clemson football player who was in the locker room with the Tigers after they won the National Championship. He was detailing the utter jubilation contained within those four walls from 18 … Continue reading

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Today I wear Clemson orange…..with Tiger pride

I moved to South Carolina from North Carolina about thirty years ago. Now there are a lot of differences between the North and the South Carolina’s, a whole lot of differences, but none are bigger than which ball is most … Continue reading

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The Cubs win, now what?

On October 14, 2003, at Wrigley Field in the eighth inning of Game 6 of the National League Championship Series a Chicago Cubs fan by the name of Steve Bartman attempted to catch a foul ball being pursued by the … Continue reading

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The religion of college football

The first of September in the South means; the end of summer, men can’t wear seersucker and women can’t wear white after labor day, the opening of dove season, preparing for deer season and oh yeah, college football. I grew up … Continue reading

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