There really is no better equalizer and reset button than Thanksgiving.

Wherever one’s head and heart ultimately lie, the gravity of the holiday itself somehow brings a period of reflection and perspective. How fortunate we all are to be here and now, living, experiencing and doing.

Cynicism, judgement and self-importance may dominate the other months, but come late November, the nation hits…

POSTED BY admin AT November 28th, 2013 03:04   12 Comments

The Miami Hurricanes (8-3) ended a three-game losing streak with a recent 45-26 win over the Virginia Cavaliers. They head north on Friday to battle the Pittsburgh Panthers (6-5) at Heinz Field.

Pittsburgh is coming off a 17-16 win at Syracuse, but lost four of its previous six. One of those two wins was a home upset of No. 21 Notre…

POSTED BY admin AT November 26th, 2013 04:08   0 Comments

After starting off 7-0, few expected the once-No. 7 Miami Hurricanes to to lose three-of-four to start November.

A loss at Florida State was understandable, but dropping games to Virginia Tech and Duke derailed a season where Miami was aiming for a Coastal Division title and slot in the ACC Championship game.

Instead, a reality check and heaping dose of humility. The…

POSTED BY admin AT November 25th, 2013 07:37   1 Comments

The Miami Hurricanes got back to winning ways, topping the Virginia Cavaliers 45-26 in the final home game of the season.

Impressive in a stats-sense as Miami’s defense forced turnovers, didn’t give up a ton of points and had its most impressive showing scoring-wise since a 45-30 win over Georgia Tech on October 5.

While those final scores were comparable, the paths…

POSTED BY admin AT November 23rd, 2013 03:29   0 Comments

The Miami Hurricanes (7-3) have dropped three straight and will look to rebound against a Virginia Cavaliers (2-8) squad riding a three-year win streak over “The U”.

Miami jumped out to a 17-7 lead at Duke last week, but a Stephen Morris interception killed a promising drive and an opportunity to pull away. Instead, the Blue Devils pulled to within three, took…

POSTED BY admin AT November 19th, 2013 09:36   4 Comments