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New Arena Sealed The Deal

New Arena Sealed The Deal

Rick Sarro April 20, 2018 Comments Off on New Arena Sealed The Deal

In case you haven’t noticed, this region of Southwest Louisiana has undergone a facelift in the last 10 years. It continues to change with growth and expansion on numerous fronts. New industrial mega-plants. Sleek

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Change Of Direction

Change Of Direction

Rick Sarro April 5, 2018 Comments Off on Change Of Direction

The simplest explanation for a question or problem is usually the best answer. I didn’t come up with that. Credit Occam’s razor. It’s been around for centuries, and in most cases, it works. I’ll

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Running Out Of Gas

Running Out Of Gas

Rick Sarro March 15, 2018 Comments Off on Running Out Of Gas

Over the past five or so years, the McNeese Cowboys basketballers appeared on paper as if they could compete with the upper tier of the Southland Conference. Stats and projections on paper won’t win

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Recruiting Trails

Recruiting Trails

Rick Sarro March 1, 2018 Comments Off on Recruiting Trails

Per square mile, the I-10 corridor between Houston and New Orleans attracts more college head coaches from Power 5 schools, FBS mid-majors and various FCS programs than any other geographic area in the country.

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Staying Put

Staying Put

Rick Sarro February 15, 2018 Comments Off on Staying Put

Everyone has had a flirtatious moment or two in their lives. At times, something comes of it.  Other times, maybe not. Flirting doesn’t always involve someone of the opposite sex. The winking and the

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As The SEC Turns

As The SEC Turns

Rick Sarro February 1, 2018 Comments Off on As The SEC Turns

There’s a scene in the movie Kong Skull Island in which King Kong marked the top of a mountain with his humongous blood-soaked hand print, showing any and all invaders that this was his

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A Draft Class Unlike Any Other

A Draft Class Unlike Any Other

Rick Sarro January 18, 2018 Comments Off on A Draft Class Unlike Any Other

By Rick Sarro The 2017 NFL draft class for the New Orleans Saints was the very best collection of collegiate picks in the franchise’s 51 year history. Bar none. There you have it —

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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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Making A Case For The Cowboys

Making A Case For The Cowboys

Rick Sarro December 7, 2017 Comments Off on Making A Case For The Cowboys

I may have to pull from every example, reference and technique used in all the Law and Order and L.A. Law shows ever watched. But in the end, I will make a case for

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X Factor

X Factor

Rick Sarro November 16, 2017 Comments Off on X Factor

Not much went right for the McNeese Cowboys in that recent 47-17 smackdown by Central Arkansas on that purple-striped turf in Conway. Except for the continued exceptional play and impact of tight end Lawayne

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