Golden is No Longer Golden

  It’s no surprise that after a 58-0 loss, the Miami Hurricanes need to reassess what they’re doing on the field. After all, this loss was the worst in all history of Miami football, so it’s easy to say Clemson destroyed this team, literally and figuratively. With that being said, a huge reassessment came about […]

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NFL’s Double Standard

We’ve all seen the Play 60 commercials. Play 60 is part of the NFL Foundation’s reach to kids to get them active and playing outside 60 minutes a day. It would appear that the NFL is interested in helping out plenty of people other than their players. The NFL Foundation is on a mission to “support the […]

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Hunter Knighton: 19 Months Later

The best stories in sports to read and listen to are about players that have overcome adversity in some way in their lifetime whether it involves their family, friends, or health. Every sports fan loves a “feel good” story about a player succeeding regardless of where their loyalty may lie. These inspirational stories seem to […]

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Cyberbullying & Sports Media

So by now, most if not all of us have seen the Michigan State play that look liked it could only have been planned by the Michigan kicker. I was in the stands with my roommates waiting for the game to start and we were checking the ESPN Scorecenter app for that game. We saw […]

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Steve Spurrier leaves college football…

Is Steve Spurrier a quitter? The college football landscape changed drastically last week, as South Carolina lost its head football coach. Steve Spurrier has been a fixture in the SEC for decades first as a Heisman winning quarterback at the University of Florida, then as head coach at his alma mater, and finally at the […]

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This Year’s MLB Championship Series’: A Tale of New and Old

One of my favorite times of the year in sports is finally upon us: the Major League Baseball Playoffs, and more specifically the Championship Series between the top two teams left standing in each league. The American League Series featuring relative newcomers to baseball’s biggest stage in the Kansas City Royals and Toronto Blue Jays […]

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Who are the Real NCAA’s Winners?

Are corporate sponsors, broadcasters, and the NCAA the real winners in college sports? After victorious tournaments, college athletes are celebrating their physical achievements while the “big guys” are celebrating their revenue. The NCAA as a whole makes an annual income of $6 billion, primarily due to the success and popularity of the NCAA basketball tournaments, […]

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Game of Chance or Game of Skill?

It’s time to round up the troops, or should we say the Federal Trade Commission? Daily fantasy sports have sparked a recent uproar prompting authorities to pursue regulation practices in the fantasy realm. In the past, Fantasy sports have been viewed as a harmless pastime, but now it’s starting to look more like an addiction […]

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The Blind Snap

You read that title, you immediately thought I either got the title of that film very, very wrong or that you can’t take any more Michael Oher. Good thing I’m not talking to you about Michael Oher. I’m talking to you about Jake Olson. I’m a sucker for a sob story, when serious life issues and […]

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The Danger of Football

This past Saturday, the Dawgs welcomed Southern University of Baton Rouge, Louisiana between the hedges in Sanford Stadium. Several students were at the game with their parents in honor of parent’s weekend. What started out as a successful game for the Georgia Bulldogs and great accomplishments made by several players, ended with a tragic accident […]

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