Archive for April, 2007

NFL Draft: Brown brings power to offensive tackle spot (KVOA Tucson)

Monday, April 30th, 2007

NFL Draft: Brown brings power to offensive tackle spot (KVOA Tucson) TEMPE, Ariz. — Levi Brown didn’t play football until the ninth grade, when friends called him a “punk” for playing baseball instead. It’s safe to say that few, if any, have dared… NFL Draft: Brown brings power to offensive tackle spot (KOLD News 13 […]

Seven LSU players head to NFL camps as undrafted free agents (The Houma Courier)

Monday, April 30th, 2007

Seven LSU players head to NFL camps as undrafted free agents (The Houma Courier) Seven LSU players who were not taken in the seven-round NFL draft last weekend will be off to pro rookie camps nonetheless, including one with the New Orleans Saints, after agreeing to free-agent contracts. NFL Draft: Brown brings power to offensive […]

NFL draft leads this overrated list (Rochester Democrat and Chronicle)

Monday, April 30th, 2007

NFL draft leads this overrated list (Rochester Democrat and Chronicle) How do you spell overhyped? NFL d-r-a-f-t. NFL Draft: Brown brings power to offensive tackle spot (KTVK Phoenix) TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Levi Brown didn’t play football until the ninth grade, when friends called him a “punk” for playing baseball instead. It’s safe to say […]

Tide pays homage to baseball legend (Montgomery Advertiser)

Sunday, April 29th, 2007

Tide pays homage to baseball legend (Montgomery Advertiser) TUSCALOOSA — Twenty-six members of Joe Sewell’s family were on hand Saturday as the Alabama’s baseball program honored its most distinguished alum in the stadium that bears his name. Gouverneur native heads to NFL (News 10 Now Syracuse) It’s a dream of young football players all over […]

Betting baseball totals: Part 2 (Covers.com)

Sunday, April 29th, 2007

Betting baseball totals: Part 2 (Covers.com) In Part 1 of this article, I wrote about the differences between betting (and beating) NFL and NBA totals in comparison to baseball totals. Now, let s discuss the six primary reasons why betting baseball totals can be an extremely profitable endea… NFL Draft: Offensive player profiles (The Pantagraph) […]

NFL draft’s on: Drink up while it lasts (Austin American-Statesman)

Sunday, April 29th, 2007

NFL draft’s on: Drink up while it lasts (Austin American-Statesman) After the NFL draft party, see you in rehab. The NFL draft is the best amateur talent show since Chuck Barris and his gong. It’s far livelier than the NBA draft, which is harder to follow for the average fan, especially with the proliferation of […]

Robinson’s impact still being felt

Saturday, April 28th, 2007

Robinson’s impact still being felt FOXSports.com – Opponents would spike him, even crash baseballs against his head when he stole second base. Hotels hung their own “Do Not Disturb” signs on their doors when Jackie came looking for a room. Things changed at a glacial pace, but change they did. Bobby Stat nerds are out! […]

Book store expanded at Hotchkiss museum

Saturday, April 28th, 2007

Book store expanded at Hotchkiss museumDelta County Independent – The newest exhibit in the changing exhibit display cases is devoted to the latest acquisitions to the museum. The museum is currently open from 1-4 on Saturdays. The weekend of the dog trials it will begin its summer schedule, being open Fridays Pepper-spraying robbers hold up […]

NFL Draft: Offensive player profiles (The Pantagraph)

Saturday, April 28th, 2007

NFL Draft: Offensive player profiles (The Pantagraph) NEW YORK Notable offensive players in the NFL draft, grouped by projected NFL positions. All are seniors unless noted. NFL draft coming up: Excited? Not really (Visalia Times-Delta) The NFL draft will be this weekend, but sports fans don’t seem too interested. Seminoles Baseball: Practicing at their Neighbors […]

Seminoles Baseball: Practicing at their Neighbors Place (WCTV Tallahassee)

Friday, April 27th, 2007

Seminoles Baseball: Practicing at their Neighbors Place (WCTV Tallahassee) A bizarre sight to behold off of Tennessee Street, as the FSU baseball team practices on Eagles field. I’ve watched a future NFL star grow up (Asheville Citizen-Times) When I was sports editor of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, preparing for the NFL draft was not one […]