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Just Win Baby

Just Win Baby

Rick Sarro July 8, 2019 Comments Off on Just Win Baby

By Rick Sarro You play to win the game. Winning isn’t everything … It’s the only thing. Winning is not a sometime thing … It’s an all the time thing. You are what your

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Road Well Traveled

Road Well Traveled

Rick Sarro June 20, 2019 Comments Off on Road Well Traveled

Fair or not, in the landscape of collegiate athletics, with the Power Five, mid-majors and all others, a program is judged on whether play continues after the regular season ends. Postseason conference tournaments, bowl

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Ho-Hum Transfer

Ho-Hum Transfer

Rick Sarro June 6, 2019 Comments Off on Ho-Hum Transfer

When Cameron Smith was recruited and signed out of Delray Beach, Fla., more than a year and a half ago, there was no doubt he was considered the heir apparent at quarterback for the

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NFL Showtime

NFL Showtime

Rick Sarro May 16, 2019 Comments Off on NFL Showtime

In this day and age of social media’s gauntlet of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and You Tube, not to mention the 24-hour news cycle of TV networks, print media, blogs, Yahoo, TMZ and everybody’s DotComs,

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Wishing You Were Fishing?

Wishing You Were Fishing?

Rick Sarro May 16, 2019 Comments Off on Wishing You Were Fishing?

A heavy gully washer rain had just occurred, and fishermen everywhere were ready and waiting to wet a line. Spring fishing is hard to beat, and a real good way to catch a lunker

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Gilbert’s Game Plan

Gilbert’s Game Plan

Rick Sarro May 2, 2019 Comments Off on Gilbert’s Game Plan

McNeese’s first-year head football coach has been on the job a mere four months, and he has been quite busy. But Sterlin Gilbert still finishes every other sentence with “there’s still a lot of

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Hail Mary Rule Change

Hail Mary Rule Change

Rick Sarro April 19, 2019 Comments Off on Hail Mary Rule Change

By Rick Sarro The New Orleans Saints and its legion of Who Dat fans were hoping for vindication or even an admission of guilt; they were hoping for — no, demanding, — a rule

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Wiretaps And Basketball

Wiretaps And Basketball

Rick Sarro April 4, 2019 Comments Off on Wiretaps And Basketball

FBI wiretaps, federal investigators, subpoenas, guilty verdicts and plea bargains. Mix all that with college basketball recruiting and you have a colossal problem that could take down big-name coaches and programs and further scar

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New Season With Familiar Faces

New Season With Familiar Faces

Rick Sarro March 7, 2019 Comments Off on New Season With Familiar Faces

By Rick Sarro It’s very rare for a college baseball team to have two or three players back for a fourth season. The usual culprits come into play: graduation cycles, being a junior college

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The No-Call Fallout

The No-Call Fallout

Rick Sarro February 21, 2019 Comments Off on The No-Call Fallout

You’re not expecting a Super Bowl story out of me, are you? No, I didn’t partake in the Boycott Bowl or shun Super Bowl LIII. I watched the Patriots’ defensive gem of a 13-3

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