Seems a lot of sports media outlets felt the need to chime in this week regarding Miami’s first round NFL Draft streak coming to an end this week. Sad how “outsiders” feel the need to tell their version of the story, not having lived through it and basically Googling their fingers off in an effort to fact check. 

The New York…

POSTED BY admin AT April 25th, 2009 04:16   37 Comments

For those headed to The Light this weekend for the Virginia Tech series, check out the brick we purchased. It’s located right in front of the stadium, near the ticket windows and entrance gates.

This first group of personalized bricks was laid on April 22nd and we wanted to have our name to be a small part of the new stadium’s…

POSTED BY admin AT April 24th, 2009 12:48   12 Comments

I’ve rambled on enough about epic games of yesteryear. I’m too tired to type and I’m sure you’re sick of the ranting and raving at this point.

The 2002 Rose Bowl was on today and I didn’t even watch the anticlimactic “battle”. No. 1 Miami had No. 2 Nebraska in a 34-0 hole by halftime. The only blunder, a missed extra…

POSTED BY admin AT April 23rd, 2009 02:44   2 Comments

Sucked into another ESPN Classic gem today. Couldn’t help myself, yet again. Miami v. Florida State 2002? C’mon now. One of my all time favorites, right up there with the 2000 edition of this rivalry – both of which are neck and neck, earning the title “hottest sporting event I ever witnessed in person”.

Canes/Noles is always a battle, though occasionally…

POSTED BY admin AT April 22nd, 2009 01:25   2 Comments

Ahh, the excitement of college football in April. What did we ever do before Classic Sports Network? Today, a replay of the 1998 comeback against No. 2 UCLA and tomorrow, Miami v. Florida State in 2002 and another come from behind Canes win. I have both games archived away, in full on VHS and the ‘classic’ versions (edited down to…

POSTED BY admin AT April 21st, 2009 02:07   2 Comments