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Outside The Inner Circle

Outside The Inner Circle

Rick Sarro January 11, 2019 Comments Off on Outside The Inner Circle

Here is what I know and don’t know about the hiring of McNeese’s new head football coach. I know Sterlin Gilbert is completely void of any McNeese history or ties or connections to the

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Star Search

Star Search

Rick Sarro December 21, 2018 Comments Off on Star Search

By Rick Sarro Over the past year, the McNeese State athletic department has fired two of the program’s highest-profile head coaches — a thing that’s never been done before: at least in the department’s

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Weathering The Southland Storm

Weathering The Southland Storm

Rick Sarro November 16, 2018 Comments Off on Weathering The Southland Storm

By Rick Sarro You didn’t think this Southland race was going to proceed through the fall without some drama did you? The McNeese Cowboys were sitting pretty atop the league just a few weeks

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So Much More

So Much More

Rick Sarro November 2, 2018 Comments Off on So Much More

An advance warning: I will be getting corny and sappy before too long. But at the end, I think you will give me a pass. As a lifelong New Orleans Saints fan (that’s right

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Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge

Rick Sarro October 5, 2018 Comments Off on Sweet Revenge

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” The McNeese Cowboys comprised the patient part of English poet John Dryden’s writing and the fury came with that 20-10 beat down of Nicholls State that avenged

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2018 LSU Football Preview

2018 LSU Football Preview

Lyles Martin September 21, 2018 Comments Off on 2018 LSU Football Preview

OFF AND RUNNING This Fall, LSU Is All Set On Defense. As For Offense … Well, Read On … By Lyles Martin Is LSU ever going to return to the top of the SEC

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Are You Ready For Football?

Are You Ready For Football?

Rocke Fournet September 10, 2018 Comments Off on Are You Ready For Football?

Are you ready for some football?  At last, teams are in summer training camps, and football season is pending.  It’s been a long, hot off-season for teams and coaches, but it’s almost time to

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2018 McNeese Season Preview

2018 McNeese Season Preview

Rick Sarro September 10, 2018 Comments Off on 2018 McNeese Season Preview

Story By Rick Sarro • Photo By Jesse Hitefield If you say something enough times, it becomes a fact. Find your message or narrative, repeat, rinse and repeat again. It’s an adage that’s been around

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Shopping List Of Must Haves

Shopping List Of Must Haves

Rick Sarro May 17, 2018 Comments Off on Shopping List Of Must Haves

How on earth do the New Orleans Saints top last year’s draft? They don’t. Can’t even come close. That’s not a knock against these 2018 draft picks by any means. There’s no way this

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Eager For ‘18

Eager For ‘18

Rick Sarro December 21, 2017 Comments Off on Eager For ‘18

There’s not much left with any connection to McNeese’s football season now that Sam Houston State is the only Southland Conference team remaining in the FCS Playoffs. If you’ve lost track of the post-season,

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