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From Touchdown Jesus To Death Valley

From Touchdown Jesus To Death Valley

Rick Sarro January 4, 2022 Comments Off on From Touchdown Jesus To Death Valley

I’m sure LSU athletic director Scott Woodward has caught his share of largemouth bass, speckled trout, maybe a few monster reds and a trophy tarpon or two. He can now add a whale to

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Thanks But No Thanks

Thanks But No Thanks

Rick Sarro December 9, 2021 Comments Off on Thanks But No Thanks

McNeese Sacks The WAC I have said for years now that McNeese had to get off their keisters, get their athletic house in order and make an aggressive run at moving out of FCS

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Dream Job Comes To An End

Dream Job Comes To An End

Rick Sarro November 19, 2021 Comments Off on Dream Job Comes To An End

There is an old saying used by those who are fishing on the bayou. “Cut bait.” Simply put, you cut the line. It doesn’t matter what hook, lure, bait or move is on when

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Buried But Not Dead

Buried But Not Dead

Rick Sarro October 28, 2021 Comments Off on Buried But Not Dead

You haven’t forgotten about the McNeese Cowboys have you? Based on the fans’ attendance over the two home games so far, I have to ask the question. You Blue and Gold diehards, don’t take

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Conference Chess Match

Conference Chess Match

Rick Sarro October 8, 2021 Comments Off on Conference Chess Match

A full dose of college football games is played on the field every week. While those games are seen and known about, there are more than a few games of sorts being waged behind

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McNeese Cowboys: Spring Forward to Fall

McNeese Cowboys: Spring Forward to Fall

Rick Sarro September 20, 2021 Comments Off on McNeese Cowboys: Spring Forward to Fall

Story by Rick Sarro  Photo Courtesy of MSU Sports Information McNeese is part of a unique football fraternity as one of a small number of teams that played a spring season just a few

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Plans In Place

Plans In Place

Rick Sarro August 20, 2020 Comments Off on Plans In Place

You know what they say about plans: Get a plan and work the plan. A goal without a plan is just a wish. By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. Everyone has

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Apology Accepted

Apology Accepted

Rick Sarro August 6, 2020 Comments Off on Apology Accepted

Missed the mark. Tone deaf. Unaware of the situation. Out of sync. Unprepared for the obvious questions.  Any of the above would be a pretty accurate way to describe why Drew Brees found himself

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Spring Sports Shutdown At MSU

Spring Sports Shutdown At MSU

Rick Sarro April 2, 2020 Comments Off on Spring Sports Shutdown At MSU

A light switch comes to mind as a good metaphor for how the McNeese Cowboys basketball season extended into tournament play on a Dru Kuxhausen 3 pointer with .5 seconds left. That same light

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Free Agency Fun Is Just Beginning

Free Agency Fun Is Just Beginning

Rick Sarro March 19, 2020 Comments Off on Free Agency Fun Is Just Beginning

The most important position in all of sports has hijacked the NFL’s off season. From Tom Brady to Drew Brees to Phillip Rivers over to Dak Prescott and Cam Newton. And let’s not forget

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