For as long as Randy Shannon has been head coach, I’ve had a fundamental issue with a portion of the Miami Hurricanes fan base. 

I’m a results-based kind of guy. The process doesn’t interest me as much as the final result. Wins will soon replace losses, but that won’t come until all the pieces of the puzzle are in place. Shannon has…

POSTED BY admin AT January 28th, 2009 06:11   13 Comments

The search for two coordinators is underway, recruiting season is getting heated and I took a week off from talking Canes as it was time to celebrate another passion; following a friend on his journey to the top. 

Pat Perez is a long-time bud. Actually, more like a brother-from-another-mother. My former roommate, a client and now a winner on the PGA Tour…

POSTED BY admin AT January 26th, 2009 05:10   4 Comments

Yesterday it was a rumor. Today it’s official. Bill Young is headed back to the Midwest. Alma mater Oklahoma State came calling, ponied up big money and lured their native son back home. 

This is obviously a big blow for the University of Miami. Not because Young is irreplaceable, but because of the timing. Head coach Randy Shannon is already knee-deep in his…

POSTED BY admin AT January 20th, 2009 10:49   23 Comments

Articles like this are one of a few things I miss about being back home.

Miami Herald beat writer Manny Navarro’s access to The U allowed him to uncover some things about the Canes’ strength and conditioning program, as well as the man behind it, Andreu Swasey.

Some local writers simply collect a check regarding their coverage of the Canes. Their thumb…

POSTED BY admin AT January 19th, 2009 04:23   7 Comments

Ray Lewis and Warren Sapp reminisce about their days at The U. Taken from a recent clip on the NFL Network. Future recruits, pay attention to how things are done down south.

U Family. It’s a bond that stands the test of time.

POSTED BY admin AT January 14th, 2009 11:39   15 Comments