Dave Hyde had a great piece in the Sun Sentinel that I wanted to pass along. Miami fans oft scream “double standard” regarding the lack of criticism to come down on other state powers who run amok. The very talented and unbiased Mr. Hyde does a great job pointing out what so many others are afraid to say. Check it… and oh…

POSTED BY admin AT May 29th, 2009 03:56   21 Comments

Bruce Feldman did a recent Q&A with Randy Shannon on ESPN.com which I’m poaching and posting here. It’s that good and I think the haters need to read it.

Q: What do you see as the biggest reason why the program went into decline the past few years and also saw the end of Miami’s record run of first-round draft picks?

Shannon: It’s the recruiting aspect…

POSTED BY admin AT May 21st, 2009 05:25   24 Comments

While perusing ESPN.com earlier, I saw “Cane Mutiny” author Bruce Feldman’s pre-season Q&A. I scrolled for a Canes-themed question and finally stumbled upon one asking about Miami’s shot at an ACC crown. Feldman didn’t discount it, going as far as quoting strength coach Andreu Swasey as saying, “it feels a lot like it did 7-8 years ago when you had all…

POSTED BY admin AT May 20th, 2009 12:01   12 Comments

Word is that Robert Marve will be a Boilermaker by week’s end. It came down to Purdue and Tennessee, with Marve deciding against walking on in Knoxville and sitting a year before getting his shot in West Lafayette come 2010.

I know some Miami fans are tired of hearing Marve’s name. I’m right there with you. That said, it’s a story…

POSTED BY admin AT May 19th, 2009 08:33   20 Comments

ESPN ran a piece today called “College footbal’s top workout warriors” and writer Bruce Feldman ranked the Miami Hurricanes’ defensive tackle Allen Bailey second on his top ten list. Check it:

2. Allen Bailey, Miami, DT: On a wall inside the UM football offices are the team bests for each exercise by position. When you get to defensive linemen, almost all you see is one…

POSTED BY admin AT May 19th, 2009 01:16   3 Comments