| Tiger Rant|| Program Alert: Leonard Marshall Interview (at approx. 2:25 CST)-Fox Sports 1 - ffhouston on 1/28/14 at 2:22 pm|
I just switched over and Chris Myers is going to interview LM after the break. I'll post a recap once it's done.
It's channel 219 on DTV.
| Political Talk|| Resolved: Obamacare Is Now Beyond Rescue - ffhouston on 1/22/14 at 12:07 pm|
I follow Megan and find her writing to be clear, concise and well-reasoned. This article is no exception.
[quote]Many of the commentators I’ve read seem to think that the worst is over, a...
| Coaching Changes|| Titans interested in someone on Saints staff? - ffhouston on 1/11/14 at 12:12 pm|
Just caught this nugget on Twitter from Ian Rapoport this morning:
[quote]@RapSheet: Coach-hungry teams waiting on playoffs. #Titans, for instance, have only to interview Dan Quinn on their docket. But if Seahawks win…[/quote]
Gotta be Rob, can't see it being Carmichael. Thoughts?...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Forgetting the Past (Nice Piece from B&G Review) - ffhouston on 1/8/14 at 8:28 pm|
[quote]Now we’re destined to go to Seattle and, frankly, I’m not all that concerned. Last time we showed up we were an addict hitting rock bottom. It was just a mashup of our worst fears and weaknesses.
For the first time, we felt the wrath of a primetime game on the road behind a fearless homef...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Running Game Finds Its Stride (PFF ReFocus) - ffhouston on 1/5/14 at 7:45 am|
[quote]Splitting 26 carries between them Mark Ingram (+3.4 rushing) and Khiry Robinson (+2.3 rushing) took advantage of solid blocking all night long to keep driving the Saints forward.
With their offensive line giving them 2 yards per carry before first contact, Ingram and Robinson were able to...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| EDIT: Keenan Lewis at Warm-Ups Shirtless (added a Link to Pic) - ffhouston on 1/4/14 at 4:50 pm|
[link=(https://twitter.com/theadvocateno/status/419603829676834817/photo/1)]LINK TO PICTURE[/link]
Check out this Tweet from John DeShazier (EDIT: who apparently does not know what Keenan Lewis looks like, though he must see him multiple times a week) just posted:
[quote]John DeShazier ?@JohnD...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Nhamdi? Fay Shell gets her man? - ffhouston on 11/17/13 at 3:49 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Puppycide (A look at cops shooting dogs) - ffhouston on 11/4/13 at 7:20 am|
Long time OT lurker, so when I saw this piece on cops and dog killing, I knew it'd fit right in here.
[quote]A recent review of public records by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals concluded that almost half of all firearms discharges by police officers involve the shoo...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Ingram Now Open to Trade-? (La Canfora Story Sunday AM) - ffhouston on 10/27/13 at 11:05 am|
RB injuries around the league might help us move him before the deadline. Still think he can help a team that's willing to give him volume as far as carries are concerned.
[quote]Detroit has been calling around the league ascertaining what value back-up Mikel Leshoure, a former second-round pick...
| Tiger Rant|| Does Coach Richt want to Sex You? - ffhouston on 9/24/13 at 11:21 am|
Edit: Link fixed...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Hakeem Nicks: Alive or Dead? - ffhouston on 9/22/13 at 1:43 pm|
Giants can't run the ball at all, versus a depleted CAR secondary and with Nicks playing in front of family in his hometown...and zero catches thru two quarters.
Did he get "sent to Belize" or something and I didn't get the memo? WTF?...
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Sports Radio Network Expands to Houston - ffhouston on 8/28/13 at 12:21 am|
[link=(http://m.lsusports.net/mobile/ViewArticle.dbml?SPID=2164&DB_OEM_ID=5200&ATCLID=209227515)]LSU Sports.net Aug 27 Press Release[/link]
[quote]LSU fans in the Houston area will be able to catc...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Eye-opening C Casserly Tweet about Nnamdi - ffhouston on 7/30/13 at 8:38 pm|
Sorta Saints related as we were his second choice during the FA period this offseason.
Had No idea his roster spot was up in the air, but if Casserly's tweet has any credence to it...
[quote]@nflnetwork: Will Nnamdi Asomugha make the 49ers roster? @CharleyCasserly: 'I can't say at this time.' ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| NFL Scout Matt Williamson Hates Our Older LBs.., - ffhouston on 7/29/13 at 10:57 pm|
[quote]@WilliamsonNFL: The #Saints should trade Vilma and W Smith to a 4-3 team for a handful of chicklets[/quote]
Seems to like the DL, however:
[quote]@KarlSafchick: @WilliamsonNFL Lofton should fit in well with Ryan's defense though. Also think that Jordan is a fine fi...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| ‘Chip Kelly pace’ at camp? Saints seem serious about playing up-tempo - ffhouston on 7/26/13 at 5:22 pm|
[quote]So is 6,000 yards in a season possible? It seems crazy but if all the signs are accurate and the Saints plan to play at a breakneck pace, it's at least a possibility.[/quote]
I just love the hunger, the "we'll outwork your ass" vibe coming from camp, even if it's only day one.
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Need Tix to A&M Game - ffhouston on 7/19/13 at 6:59 pm|
Looking to lock up tix before they really get insane. Up to 4 together. Email is email@example.com....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Mute TV + WWL Stream=Great Draft Watching Experience - ffhouston on 4/25/13 at 8:32 pm|
Stream is 20-30 seconds behind the TV, so I can safely listen to Saints-oriented Draft discussion and watch selections as they are announced without missing anything.
Just thought I'd share.
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Five Things Ian Rappaport is Hearing About Draft-Bonus Vid: Mingo Arrives in NY - ffhouston on 4/24/13 at 11:45 am|
Sounds more and more like Mingo doesn't make it out of the top 10. A clean prospect in such a weak first round draft? He has to go high....
| Soccer Board|| Serie A Questions - ffhouston on 3/21/13 at 6:10 pm|
Hello, I'm a first time SB interloper (from TR, of all places) who is going to Italy next month.
I plan on attending a Fiorentina match while in Florence, wondering if the experts here had any protips to share with a Serie A newb like myself.
Anything (match day experience, etc) would be appr...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| (N/S-Sorta)Donatell and Tomsula at Media Day "I like both of these guys. A lot." - ffhouston on 1/29/13 at 2:33 pm|
Per [link=(https://twitter.com/LarryHolder)]Larry Holder's Twitter[/link] (story to follow later today, apparently):
[quote]Just listened to interviews with Niners' Donatell and Tomsula and I like both of those guys. A lot[/quote]
I've read up on Tomsula, dude is a grinder who is deeply respec...
| Coaching Changes|| Jets Will Not Hire Cam Cameron As OC - ffhouston on 1/16/13 at 11:33 pm|
[link=(http://m.nbcsports.com/content/jets-will-not-hire-cam-cameron-offensive-coordinator)]Link to PFT Story[/link]...
| Tiger Rant|| Tiger One broadcasting at game? - ffhouston on 10/19/12 at 11:50 pm|
Is this a "select road game" at which the LSU Radio Network is broadcasting? ...
| Tiger Rant|| Bucs consider LSU QB Jefferson worth another look - ffhouston on 5/9/12 at 10:44 am|
My favorite part:
[quote]"'There's a lot you have to learn to become a good quarterback, but I'm willing to put in the work and the time to get myself in that position,' J...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Payton and Family Moving Out of Westlake (Dallas-Area) Home-? - ffhouston on 3/7/12 at 10:31 am|
| Tiger Rant|| Patrick Peterson: Using "Same Game Plan" Against Bama Was "Crazy" - ffhouston on 2/4/12 at 1:14 pm|
PP did an interview on radio row yesterday in Indy (with Sports Radio 610 in Houston, in this case). Another current or recent player takes issue w/ how the game was coached, it seems.
Anyway, one of the hosts (Josh Innis) is an LSU guy, so he naturally asked about the NCG. The Q&A, which took pl...
| Money Talk|| Insurance and Investment Ideas (Helping Out My Dad) - ffhouston on 11/15/11 at 9:14 am|
Man, I just love this site! Never imagined four years ago when I joined to talk LSU football that I’d be posting such questions on TD; Chicken has done a marvelous job in building a great and diverse community.
As for my issue, a little background: my Dad is nearing retirement age, still working...
| Tiger Rant|| Previous LSU Game downloads? - ffhouston on 11/4/11 at 10:13 am|
Flying in to NOLA for the weekend, wanted to watch some footage on the flight.
Any advice or ideas? TIA....
| Tiger Rant|| "LSU feels like home" (Billboard in Houston) - ffhouston on 10/6/11 at 8:26 am|
Just drove by it, 45 N , on the outbound side (faces north) just north of 1960.
No pic, but nicely done promo for the school.
Always nice to see P&G repping in Houston....
| Tiger Rant|| Scarborough on Yahoo Sports Radio (12:15) - ffhouston on 9/20/11 at 12:15 pm|
Next up with Sean P. On phone, no link.
Recap:waste of time. No new ground broken or insight provided....
| Tiger Rant|| Houston Gamewatch-Woodrows (5:15 update) - ffhouston on 9/3/11 at 5:14 pm|
Consider this a PSA for those in H-Town who are weighing your viewing options this evening: Just arrived, and not as crowded (yet) T-Minus 2 hrs from kickoff as you might think.
See 5-6 tables open upstairs, most of the bar as well.
Subject to (rapid) change, of course....