I originally planned on writing a preview regarding tomorrow’s Miami v. Marshall match up, but I changed my mind. I really don’t care who’s on the other side of that ball on September 1st. I’m just glad the Canes are finally running out that Orange Bowl tunnel for the first time since last Thanksgiving.

We say it every year, but has…

POSTED BY admin AT August 31st, 2007 08:05   0 Comments

Seems every few months I see a slew of posts online asking about game day mixes for The U. My issue with most mixes is that they get too heavy regarding ‘flavor of the month’ type stuff instead of sticking to the game day staples.

First off, if hip hop is your thing – remember you roots. This is The U.…

POSTED BY admin AT August 31st, 2007 06:56   3 Comments

Randy Shannon promised to instill some old school Miami Football tactics into his coaching style and he’s doing just that. In a throwback to the Jimmy Johnson era, Shannon scrapped the depth chart months ago and stated that performance is what gets you on the field, not seniority.

Shannon stuck to his word when this week’s depth chart was released. Freshman corner DeMarcus Van Dyke will…

POSTED BY admin AT August 31st, 2007 12:23   0 Comments

Am I crazy (don’t answer that) or am I hearing the name Larry Coker way too much lately? I say way too much in the sense that the former Miami coach and current ESPN U analyst seems to be getting a lot of press coverage for a guy out of work regarding his profession.

Coker is a decent man, he had a…

POSTED BY admin AT August 29th, 2007 04:23   7 Comments
29 Aug 2007
Sit down, Sammy…

Super soph Sam Shields has been suspended for the season opener against Marshall. Shields violated team policy, which could mean anything in the Randy Shannon era. Most likely the kid missed a class or something of that nature and Boss Cane is laying down the law.

Shields is practicing with the team, but won’t have a chance to play again until the trek…

POSTED BY admin AT August 29th, 2007 04:07   0 Comments