Few would say that the scandal which is hitting Penn State currently, web site, involving the Jerry Sandusky sex scandal is like anything they have heard of before. With the charges that have been brought against Jerry Sanusky and the amount of time in which the actions went on has hit a university with so much negativity that many wonder how they will come back from such a problem. There are those on the board that have refused to resign in the wake of this scandal. There are others that knew about the scandal however did not speak up sooner.Get more information here. http://www.freep.com/article/20120715/COL10/207150514/Rochelle-Riley-No-mercy-for-Jerry-Sandusky-s-enablers-at-Penn-State Many covered up for Jerry Sandusky as well as Joe Paterno and didn’t force him to do the right thing. They allowed it to happen and this will in the end hurt the university. It will take years for the school to garner the type of positive attention it needs in order to make an impact, not just from a sports standpoint but from an educational as well. No one will want to be a part of the school in anyway anytime soon. A once proud university has now fallen so far that many recover if they will ever make the type of comeback needed to be relevant again.
Finding out more about your favorite football stars can actually be quite easy. If you’re new to football, you may be wondering who the star players are and where you can find more information on each individual player. The great news is that you can find everything you want to know about football players right from home when using the Internet. Just do a quick search for the specific player you want to learn more Read the rest of this entry »
For most football fans in the country, there is a time when the most important thing in your life – watching football – threatens to come to a temporary end. No matter how you prepare or make peace with the impending cut-off – it happens and it’s devastating.
The major leagues (in the case of this discussion, the NFL) take a break and we’re left with nothing.
Well, actually, no you’re not. For most people, it’s simply a matter of switching onto the college football circuit and there are lots of ways you could accomplish this.
Lots of people with cable television have no problem getting their college football fix. Most providers, nowadays, actually include this coverage along with a generous helping of the main event.
Some people search online for popular sports blogs and even podcasts that cover this information as well. The internet is a great place to search if you’re having trouble finding what you need.
And, of course, there is sports radio. However, as regular radio becomes more commercialized, it’s increasingly harder to find the meat of it all in between all the ads. Satellite radio helps.
Really, there’s no good reason stopping you from keeping track of your beloved sport regardless of the circuit.
The legacy of Jim Tressel is one that many Ohio State fans will not forget. With as much success as he had at the school, many will never forget what he gave to the football program and more importantly the school. Some will not forget the blind eye that he turned on what was going on with the players. Many of those same fans though will feel better in knowing that Urban Meyer is the Read the rest of this entry »
Many people thought when Lane Kiffin was hired as USC coach it was a mistake. I will admit I was one of those as well, but he continues to prove me and others dead wrong. Lane Kiffin has put together a nice squad and is poised for another great season in 2012. Does Lane Kiffin have enough to make South Cal Elite? Trojan fans are hoping he does, but let us take a closer look at see if it is possible.
Most people thought sanctions against the program would hurt, but Read the rest of this entry »
In just about every football team, the leader is usually the quarterback. Of course their are 10 other players on the field who contribute. Whenever a quarterback is lost, either to the draft or injury, a team experiences change. In the case of Robert Griffin III, it will be felt much more. This is because how dynamic of a college player he was, he was one of the biggest game changing quarterbacks in college last year.
It is doubtful that Baylor will experience greatness or be nearly as competitive without him. Last year they were Read the rest of this entry »
Winning a championship at any level is no easy task. Teams must maintain focus, fight adversity and develop great team chemistry. With that said, luck is an uncontrollable and unpredictable factor. Some might argue that there is no such thing as luck but others will respectfully disagree.
In route to the 2011 Bowl Championship Series National Championship, the Crimson Tide got a do-over. After losing late in the regular season to conference rival LSU, Alabama landed a spot in the championship game. Despite not competing for the SEC Championship, poll voters and computer rankings deemed Alabama Read the rest of this entry »
Few would say that the scandal which is hitting Penn State currently, involving the Jerry Sandusky sex scandal is like anything they have heard of before. With the charges that have been brought against Jerry Sanusky and the amount of time in which the actions went on has hit a university with so much negativity that many wonder how they will come back from such a problem. There are those on the board that have refused Read the rest of this entry »