| Coaching Changes|| re: Official Coaching Vacancy/Hot Seat Thread - Brummy on 12/6/13 at 2:05 pm|
Eastern Michigan and Florida Atlantic are still open....
| O-T Lounge|| re: U.S. Government airdrops 2,000 dead mice in Guam to kill snakes - Brummy on 12/3/13 at 3:52 pm|
[quote]What the hell are the snakes doing to the power grid?[/quote]
I found this:
[quote]Snakes are already responsible for causing blackouts every few days by stretching from trees onto power poles and then completing an electrical circuit as they cross insulators between the poles and power wir...
| O-T Lounge|| U.S. Government airdrops 2,000 dead mice in Guam to kill snakes - Brummy on 12/3/13 at 2:26 pm|
[quote]A group of 2,000 dead mice equipped with cardboard parachutes have been airdropped over a United States Air Force base in Guam in order to poison brown tree snakes.[/quote]
[quote]NBC News reports that the dead mice were pumped full of acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol. The hop...
| Coaching Changes|| re: USC reached out to Saban before hiring Sarkisian - Brummy on 12/3/13 at 10:50 am|
They would have been foolish not to at least call. Quite a steep drop off from Saban to Sarkisian, though....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Who was responsible for the wide open Arky receiver in the EZ on this play? - Brummy on 12/2/13 at 4:45 pm|
[quote]Yea, the more I watch it, the more it looks like Barrow should have checked out of his rush and played the TE.[/quote]
It looks to me like Barrow is covering the RB until he sees him in pass protection, at which point he rushes the QB, but it may be that he just got sucked in on the play act...
| Coaching Changes|| re: Ed Orgeron resigns as assistant HC - Brummy on 12/2/13 at 4:15 pm|
[quote]He wasn't the best coach in the world, but he brought the talent level of Ole Miss back up to par with the SEC.[/quote]
I won't deny his recruiting ability, but his actual record as a coach was abysmal despite pulling in that talent. Only 3 SEC wins in three seasons, and those were against ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: John Odo = The Next Rueben Randle? - Brummy on 12/2/13 at 4:08 pm|
What ride was this?...
| Coaching Changes|| re: Official Coaching Vacancy/Hot Seat Thread - Brummy on 12/2/13 at 4:03 pm|
Carl Pelini was fired at Florida Atlantic back in October....
| Coaching Changes|| re: Ed Orgeron resigns as assistant HC - Brummy on 12/2/13 at 3:50 pm|
He was one of the worst head coaches in the SEC in the past 20 years. Did he or anyone else really think he had a legitimate shot of taking over at one of the most prestigious programs in the country?...
| Coaching Changes|| re: Official Coaching Vacancy/Hot Seat Thread - Brummy on 12/2/13 at 3:05 pm|
Charlie Weis, Jim Grobe, and Tim Beckman on the hot seat....
| Coaching Changes|| re: Official Coaching Vacancy/Hot Seat Thread - Brummy on 12/2/13 at 12:48 pm|
[link=(http://www.sportingnews.com/ncaa-football/story/2013-10-06/miami-ohio-head-coach-fired-don-treadwell-mac)]Miami (OH)[/link] and [link=(http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaaf/mac/2013/11/08/ron-english-fired-eastern-michigan-football-coach-stan-parrish/3477717/)]Eastern Michigan[/link] are...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 'Cheating Universities' Ranking by Ashley Madison - Brummy on 12/2/13 at 12:06 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| LSU Ticket Office to Offer 50% Off Select Events (including men's basketball) - Brummy on 11/27/13 at 5:38 pm|
[quote]The LSU Athletics Department again will join in the national Black Friday through Cyber Monday shopping craze with 50% off tickets for select LSU sports starting Friday at 12:01 a.m. CT.
During the promotion, there will be no processing fees or order charges. To take advantage of the ticke...
| More Sports Board|| Minnesota uses ‘dramatic gopher’ video to distract kickers - Brummy on 11/27/13 at 8:38 am|
[quote]So, Minnesota decided to use a dramatic gopher video during last week’s game against Wisconsin to distract kicker Jack Russell. The plan half-worked as Russell missed a 38-yard attempt but made a 20-yarder.
| Tiger Rant|| re: Sugar Bowl? - Brummy on 11/25/13 at 11:08 am|
[quote]Given the debacle of last year's sugar bowl in terms of sales of tickets, the committee is looking for a sure thing.[/quote]
Exactly. Attendance for the Sugar Bowl has been awful the past couple years and because they're behind the Orange Bowl in the selection order this year, they'll get s...
| More Sports Board|| re: AD conducting mythical coaching search - Brummy on 11/12/13 at 9:48 pm|
[quote]6. Jon Gruden [/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Glen Davis loses temper after being denied room (video) - Brummy on 11/12/13 at 3:17 pm|
[quote]You had a chance for a once in a lifetime headline...
Big Baby loses temper[/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| Glen Davis loses temper after being denied room (video) - Brummy on 11/12/13 at 3:13 pm|
[quote]...after attempting to select a room in the wee hours last Saturday morning, he lost his temper after being told that the Travelodge that he was attempting to check into at 4 AM was fully booked.[/quote]
[quote] According to TMZ, no charges have been filed.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| Home Depot apologizes for racist tweet - Brummy on 11/8/13 at 2:15 pm|
[link=(http://socialnewsdaily.com/19030/home-depot-racist-tweet-causes-controversy-company-fires-social-media-rep/)]Home Depot Racist Tweet Causes Controversy, Company Fires Social Media Rep
| More Sports Board|| re: Can 104.5 please end the Bruce Marshall segment? - Brummy on 11/8/13 at 12:24 pm|
[quote]Can 104.5 please end the Mike Dellacano segment?[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Foundation provides grant funds to TV writers to promote the ACA - Brummy on 11/4/13 at 3:15 pm|
A private foundation (as opposed to a public charity) is liable for income taxes on a portion of it investment earnings, but is still exempt from income tax for contributions it receives from donors....
| Political Talk|| Foundation provides grant funds to TV writers to promote the ACA - Brummy on 11/4/13 at 2:46 pm|
[quote]The California Endowment, a private foundation that is spending millions to promote President Barack Obama's signature law, recently provided a $500,000 grant to ensure TV writers and producers have information about the Affordable Care Act that can be stitched into plot lines watched by mill...
| SEC Rant|| re: Predict the SEC bowl landing spots - Brummy on 11/4/13 at 12:11 pm|
BCSCG - Alabama
Sugar - South Carolina
Capital One - Missouri
Outback - LSU
Cotton - Texas A&M
Chick-fil-A - Georgia
Gator - Auburn
Liberty - Ole Miss
Music City - Tennessee
BBVA Compass - Florida
Independence - Vanderbilt...
| SEC Rant|| re: Rank the top 5 worst HCs in the SEC's recent history. - Brummy on 10/28/13 at 8:23 pm|
Nutt coached for 14 years in the SEC and had nine winning seasons. There's no way he's the worst. He's not even the worst to coach at Ole Miss....
| SEC Rant|| re: Rank the top 5 worst HCs in the SEC's recent history. - Brummy on 10/28/13 at 7:54 pm|
Dinardo shouldn't be there. 3 winning seasons out of 5. 3-0 in bowl games. Doesn't get enough credit for getting LSU turned around....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Mike the Tiger - Brummy on 10/25/13 at 3:23 pm|
[quote]he has not wanted to do it all season![/quote]
He was in the stadium for Auburn....
| More Sports Board|| re: Jackson St. Plans to Sue Grambling St. For Not Playing Last Week - Brummy on 10/23/13 at 2:09 pm|
[quote]I wonder what Mississippi Valley State's facilites look like.[/quote]
A few years back the MVSU stadium was basically condemned for being structurally unsound. The team was forced to play its home games at a nearby high school stadium.
| SEC Rant|| re: Ole Miss celebration after LSU game - Brummy on 10/23/13 at 10:07 am|
[quote]In the last 3 frames of the piece, who is the LSU player who stayed behind to talk to Moncrief?[/quote]
Looks like Beckham...
| SEC Rant|| re: Who is the Greatest Auburn Football Player of All Time? - Brummy on 10/23/13 at 9:50 am|
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Walking Dead - I'm getting bored - Brummy on 10/22/13 at 4:40 pm|
[quote]I was beginning to think this last season but these first 2 episodes have been solid.[/quote]...