Pregame previews. Somewhat pointless. Especially in the modern era for this Miami football program.

41-35 the past five seasons and 13-12 the past two years is barely .500 ball. Translation? You may as well flip a coin when deciding the outcome of a Hurricanes game these days.

Mike Tyson had a quote in his heyday; “Everyone has a game plan until they get…

POSTED BY admin AT August 31st, 2012 03:09   21 Comments

I’m going to tip-toe around this opinion as the topic is somewhat delicate.

The intent isn’t to throw one player under the bus while propping up another, but for those who read the recent Miami Herald article on freshman offensive lineman Ereck Flowers, you’d have to be hard-pressed to not draw a correlation between his efforts and those of maligned junior lineman…

POSTED BY admin AT August 29th, 2012 05:11   3 Comments

Miami Hurricanes Boston College Eagles 1999

At the time it seemed to be a throwaway game but looking back over a decade later, it showed the heart and attitude of a team that eventually became great.

When the Hurricanes trekked to Chestnut Hill in late October during the 1999 season, it was on the heels of a three-game losing streak. Miami opened the season with a 23-12…

POSTED BY admin AT August 28th, 2012 05:02   11 Comments

It was a short little throwaway piece in the Sun-Sentinel the Tuesday, leading up to  Saturday’s kickoff at Boston College.

Beat writer Michael Casagrande got a few minutes with wideout Rashawn Scott and the focus was Miami losing it’s mojo, being pegged as the fifth-best team, not in the ACC, but in the Coastal Division.

Scott’s reaction, “I feel like it’s going to be…

POSTED BY admin AT August 27th, 2012 11:20   10 Comments

Year two of the Al Golden era gets underway this week and while the distractions aren’t what they were last August, question marks still surround the University of Miami football program with kickoff next Saturday.

A handful of starters are gone, almost three dozen true freshman have arrived and while the culture continues to shift towards that of a winning program again,…

POSTED BY admin AT August 26th, 2012 06:14   8 Comments