Not much good can come out of a 28-24 weekend loss to a conference rival, where breakdowns in the secondary allowed a third-string quarterback to find open receivers for late scores.

One bright spot is the recruiting trail and the fact that ballers nationwide are watching the Miami Hurricanes, see some glaring weaknesses and know that freshman will be relied on…

POSTED BY admin AT September 30th, 2008 11:26   12 Comments

The growth process. Full of bumps and bruises. Ups and downs. Highs and lows. They say what doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger and that you learn from your mistakes.

While that may ring true, it offers little consolation while the wounds are still fresh.

Had you zigged when you should’ve zagged, it might’ve resulted in a different outcome. Even if not,…

POSTED BY admin AT September 28th, 2008 11:01   41 Comments

Miami had this one. 14-0 after one. 17-7 at the half. 24-14 with just under ten minutes remaining.

In what looked to be a great start regarding ACC play, the Canes crapped the bed in the final minutes, allowing some big plays from the Heels and surrendering 14 points in the final quarter.

Miami’s defense folded late while the oft-criticized offensive playcalling…

POSTED BY admin AT September 27th, 2008 07:22   26 Comments

When the Miami Hurricanes joined the ACC entering the 2004 season, only the folks in Chapel Hill were circling the annual meeting with The U. To the Canes, just another conference game with the Tar Heels looking comparable to Pitt or Syracuse if Miami were still a member of the Big East.

Since then, the Canes backslid while the Tar Heels…

POSTED BY admin AT September 26th, 2008 02:31   4 Comments

Miami got a nice surprise Thursday night when four-star corner Jamal Reid of Mayo (FL) Lafayette High committed to the University of Miami.

Reid had 18 scholarship offers, including Clemson, South Florida, Maryland and Louisville. Reid is 6-foot-1, weighs in at 175 lbs. and runs a 4.45 forty.

Signing Day isn’t until February 2009 and Reid is unsure if he’ll take any of…

POSTED BY admin AT September 26th, 2008 06:23   1 Comments