raising canes miami hurricanes 3 penny films allcanesblog.comBelow is the final ‘Raising Canes’ episode for the 2012 football season, breaking down the Miami Hurricanes’ 52-45 win over the Duke Blue Devils at Wallace Wade Stadium. Some great in-game footage and post-game celebrating, as well as Al Golden reciting the George Moriarty poem, “The Road Ahead Or The Road Behind”, which was a favorite of UCLA basketball legend John Wooden.…

POSTED BY admin AT November 30th, 2012 11:52   4 Comments

miami hurricanes michigan state spartansHonestly, with all the melancholy news coming out of the University of Miami as of late, this little early season men’s basketball win was just what the doctor ordered.

The 2012 ACC-Big Ten Challenge is underway and with No. 13 Michigan State headed to Coral Gables to take on unranked Miami, odds were in the favor of the veteran Spartans.
Instead, the…

POSTED BY admin AT November 29th, 2012 12:07   0 Comments

shayon green miami hurricanes brian piccolo award winner 2012Miami Hurricanes redshirt junior defensive end Shayon Green has been named the 2012 Brian Piccolo Award Co-Winner. The award is given to the “most courageous” football player in the ACC and Green earned co-winner honors with Florida State running back Chris Thompson as both have overcome injury during their careers.

Green had to overcome four major injuries the past few seasons. Two right-knee…

POSTED BY admin AT November 28th, 2012 09:28   0 Comments

sean taylor miami hurricanes washington redskinsA great 4:31 piece on the late, great Sean Taylor on ESPN earlier today in honor of the five-year anniversary of Taylor’s death. Some in-depth, heartfelt U Family commentary here with Antrel Rolle, Santana Moss and Clinton Portis talking about their former teammate and dear friend.

Taylor. Five years gone. Still one of the biggest tragedies to hit the University of Miami program.…

POSTED BY admin AT November 27th, 2012 05:48   2 Comments

duke johnson miami hurricanes running back acc rookie of the yearWeeks back the freshman running back wore a custom-made sweatshirt on game day, sporting the image of the late, great Sean Taylor. Today, on the five-year anniversary of Taylor’s passing, Miami Hurricanes freshman Duke Johnson has been named ACC Rookie Of The Year.

Johnson received thirty-four of the overall forty-six possible votes, while safety Deon Bush was narrowly beaten out for Defensive Rookie…

POSTED BY admin AT November 27th, 2012 02:42   9 Comments