| More Sports Board|| Rugby: Carlin Isles scores in 15's for Old Aztecs RFC - loweralabamatrojan on 3/10/13 at 3:20 am|
This is fricking awesome. The fact that he did it as a member of my old club is icing on the cake. http://www.rugbymag.com/men's-di-clubs/7253-old-aztecs-win-with-a-little-help-from-isles.html
| More Sports Board|| Former UK OL Coach Mike Summers to USC - loweralabamatrojan on 2/20/13 at 5:33 am|
Finally some good news for the Trojans. [link=(https://mobile.twitter.com/BFeldmanCBS/statuses/304089947512664064)]LINK[/link]
I read his bio[link=(http://www.ukathletics.com/sports/m-footbl/mtt/summers_mike00.html)]LINK[/link] and it looks pretty good. Petrino hired him to go to WKU last month, b...
| Coaching Changes|| Clancy Pendergast hired as new USC Defensive Coordinator - loweralabamatrojan on 1/16/13 at 1:14 pm|
He held the same position at Cal...
| More Sports Board|| Does Yahoo! hate the SEC? Forde: Sees SEC vulnerability - loweralabamatrojan on 1/4/13 at 6:34 am|
I am very interested to see BK match wits with Saban schematically. Its not just confidence ND needs to beat Bama though, it is a great game plan and superior execution. ...
| More Sports Board|| Ucla got worked by Oregon St: F 27-20 Beavs - loweralabamatrojan on 9/22/12 at 4:01 pm|
OSU's D is stifling Franklin and the Bruins O. #19 ucla could swap places with the Beavers if this holds up. Edit: ucla threw a long bomb for a TD just before HT. ...
| SEC Rant|| Contenders vs. Pretenders and the SEC Refs - loweralabamatrojan on 9/9/12 at 8:41 am|
Black Helicopter theory for today: The SEC Refs will identify the teams that have the greatest potential to reach the BCS Championship Game, and call games in their favor.
Remember the phantom pass interference penalty in the LSU @ Auburn game a few years back? Remember the LSU interception by...
| More Sports Board|| ucla @ RICE 6:30PM CT on CBS Sports Network: Who ya got? - loweralabamatrojan on 8/30/12 at 11:53 am|
COME ON RICE!
| More Sports Board|| More Tarnish on the Golden Dome: Criminals Make Your Team Better - loweralabamatrojan on 8/30/12 at 5:06 am|
Former ND running back turned radio analyst (for ND football) Allen Pinkett was interviewed on a Chicago Sports Talk Radio show, and basically said that criminals make your team better, but not rapists and murderers. You know, the other criminals. Those are the guys you need to take you to the pin...
| More Sports Board|| Ryan Kalil's Prediction: Carolina Panthers Super Bowl Champs - loweralabamatrojan on 7/26/12 at 9:27 am|
He took out a full page add in the Charlotte Observer, paid for it himself. Gotta like the belief and the attitude.
| SEC Recruiting|| CB Jalen Ramsey (Nashville Brentwood Academy) To Announce 7/16/12 @ 1PM CDT - loweralabamatrojan on 7/15/12 at 7:58 pm|
The #1 rated CB in the state of Tennessee, Ramsey is a Rivals **** and ESPN has him ranked 57th among all players in this class. SEC teams in the running for his commitment are Vandy, Tennessee, Auburn, Bama, Ole Miss, Kentucky and MSU.
Although we are all well acquainted with the volatile nat...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| LSU vs. USC Recruiting: Quantity vs. Quality - loweralabamatrojan on 6/19/12 at 7:03 pm|
Very interesting in that both schools are going for Priest Willis and Tahaan Goodman. Talked up LSU's strength at RB, and LSU's 2 new QB's as well as USC's Su'a Cravens and Kenny Bigelow. Not mentioned but both schools are obviously interested in Vanderdoes as well. His stock is rising rapidly.
| More Sports Board|| Washington's Stadium Renovation - loweralabamatrojan on 3/25/12 at 9:17 am|
The Huskies are playing their football games at Century Link Field this season, the home of the NFL's Seattle Seahawks, while Husky Stadium is being refurbished. If the final product looks anything like the virtual tour of the stadium, it's going to be a pretty awesome place to watch a football gam...
| Tiger Rant|| NFL Draft #3 Overall: Claiborne (LSU) or Kalil (USC)? - loweralabamatrojan on 3/21/12 at 7:11 am|
The Vikings were considered by many to be locked in
on USC OT Matt Kalil, but are now talking up LSU's Morris Claiborne.
Who ya got?...
| More Sports Board|| USC LB Coach Applicant: Best Ever - loweralabamatrojan on 2/10/12 at 7:48 am|
"let’s face it, you love reading the words that flow from me like neck fat flows from Chip Kelly and ugly flows from Andrew Luck, but I will refrain for now. Whenev...
| More Sports Board|| GOAT: Press Conference Hall of Fame (Rants/Meltdowns) - loweralabamatrojan on 1/16/12 at 12:49 pm|
Mike [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aoMmbUmKN0E)]I'm A Man, I'm Forty[/link] Gundy.
Impassioned orator going to the defense of a player maligned in the local paper. Calls the reporter childless and the editor of said paper "garbage":10 out of 10.
Jim Mora Sr. [link=(http://www.youtube...
| Tiger Rant|| Geaux Tigers from a Trojan! - loweralabamatrojan on 1/9/12 at 4:11 am|
LSU deserves to win this season's National Championship. Not only do they deserve it, but I believe they are the best team out there this season. For that reason I am lending my support to the LSU Tigers this evening.
Fight On and Geaux Tigers!...
| More Sports Board|| PAC 12 is an easier road to the BCSNCG than the old PAC 10... - loweralabamatrojan on 12/24/11 at 9:07 am|
I think next season for USC might just bear this theory out. USC had been playing every team in conference and half of those games were road games. Add Notre Dame and a couple of other OOC games (some impressive, others not so much) and it made for a rather difficult schedule, especially the PAC r...
| More Sports Board|| What games will you be watching today? - loweralabamatrojan on 11/12/11 at 2:11 am|
Nebraska at Penn State 11:00 a.m. ESPN (HD) / espn3
Interested to see how Penn State plays after the Sandusky situation and subsequent JoePa sacking.
Oklahoma State at Texas Tech 11:00 a.m. ABC (HD) / ESPN-GP *2 / espn3
Will watch a bit of this after Nebraska starts rolling....
| Tiger Rant|| Baloo/mdgeaux, anyone? Where to watch LSU in Baltimore? - loweralabamatrojan on 9/14/11 at 3:51 pm|
I checked in Chicken Scratch and couldn't find anything closer than D.C.
With a Tiger fan buddy in B'more and we're thinking ESPN zone for tomorrow night's MSU game.
Any Maryland Tigers got a suggestion?
Thanks in advance....
| SEC Rant|| Rebel Black Bears: Introducing The Southern Illinois Salukis - loweralabamatrojan on 9/8/11 at 8:57 am|
Although a Trojan fan (born/raised) I am a proud Southern Illinois Alumnus. Better known for our basketball prowess, SIU is ranked in the FCS top 25, and has made good progress in football lately. I expect us to compete well in this game, and although I expect Ole Miss to win, I wouldn't count th...
| More Sports Board|| Will T.O. play in the NFL this season? - loweralabamatrojan on 9/6/11 at 11:11 am|
if so, what team will have him and why?
I'm thinking Arizona, just based on what I've read. He'd be a good foil for Larry Fitzgerald, and Whisenhunt is on the hot seat. ...
| More Sports Board|| Lane ****ing Kiffin, Bro! - loweralabamatrojan on 8/15/11 at 7:02 am|
I have to admit it: I was not happy when he was hired away from Tennessee to be Pete Carroll's replacement. Last fall camp, when he insisted that tackling be minimized in order to reduce injuries, our defensive readiness suffered: The Trojans defense was not the wall we had in 2008, it was more lik...
| O-T Lounge|| Casey Anthony is a Buckeye Fan... - loweralabamatrojan on 8/3/11 at 6:18 am|
SIGB...(I did search)
[link=(http://www.tmz.com/2011/08/02/casey-anthonys-photos-ohio-pictures/)]TMZ pictures show CA in Buckeye hat in Ohio.[/link]
I don't blame tOSU, but I am glad that USC is no longer the only OJ award winner.
| More Sports Board|| Kiffin to Bread Breaker: "Get right" or get lost.... - loweralabamatrojan on 7/28/11 at 1:06 pm|
[quote]With Marc, I told him that he represents not only a lot of great players, but alumni," remarked Kiffin. "Marc has to get right, until he does, he won’t be with us." That’s right. Until Tyler gets "right", he may never play football at USC. Kiffin stressed that Tyler understands where he i...
| More Sports Board|| Do White Football Players Play Better In Extremely Cold Weather? - loweralabamatrojan on 1/17/11 at 8:46 am|
Just throwing it out there....
| More Sports Board|| USC Sanctions Appeal To Be Heard Jan 22nd - loweralabamatrojan on 12/24/10 at 5:33 am|
According to the L.A. Times, USC AD Pat Haden and President Max Nikias will be in Indianapolis for the NCAA's hearing of USC's appeal for a reduction in sanctions from the Reggie Bush & Parents transgressions.
IMHO, SC will seek to cut scholarship reductions from 30 to 15 over the ne...
| More Sports Board|| USC RB Dillon Baxter: May have had contact with agent - loweralabamatrojan on 11/20/10 at 7:21 am|
Kiffin Quote: “Yesterday, as he was traveling across campus, he was given a ride in a golf cart by a couple students. Later we found out that one of these students may be an agent, so obviously we take this very serious. We talked to Dillon. Dillon didn’t know that. But we turned that into the NCA...
| Soccer Board|| Leicester v Derby: Live Stream Anyone? - loweralabamatrojan on 11/13/10 at 8:15 am|
My Derby County Rams are climbing up the Npower Championship League table, and are currently in the playoff promotion top six at FOURTH.
Brian Clough's son Nigel has borrowed heavily from his father's recipe for success, getting a heady mix of fiery young players and one old bastard as captain (...
| More Sports Board|| #23 Air Force 25 @ San Diego State 27 F - loweralabamatrojan on 10/30/10 at 12:08 am|
| More Sports Board|| ucla @ Oregon tonight 8:00 p.m. (CST) ESPN (HD) / ESPN 3D - loweralabamatrojan on 10/21/10 at 4:37 pm|
I just have this funny feeling that ucla will come out and play hard for a half, ala Tennesee vs. Oregon, and then will fall completely apart.
Should be fun to watch. Might need to wear shades though, due to the ubiquitous Day-Glo yellow at Autzen....