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Chick-fil-A Bowl and Kickoff Games should end. ACC, SEC and ESPN should pull out.

Symbols are powerful forces in our lives. The gold bands on our left ring finger show the world our commitment. The stars and stripes breed images of freedom. The five Olympic rings conjure visions...


Maryland and Rutgers are already in, but could there be more?

Notre Dame to ACC: Short Term Win, Long Term Disaster?

On Wednesday, September 12, 2012 the University of Notre Dame officially became a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference. All of Notre Dame’s athletic programs, except for football, will fully compete in the ACC. Starting in 2013, all other ACC football programs will play 9 conference games each year, while Notre Dame’s football program will compete in only 5. This special arrangement allows the Fighting Irish to keep their football independence, while initiating a severely impactful culture change in the ACC. A culture of concessions and special treatment for Notre Dame will negatively impact many future situations the conference will encounter. This type of culture will weaken the ACC in the long run.

Inside The Bloggers Unwashed, Unshaven, Studio 2012: Virginia Edition

A Q&A with Paul Guttman of the SBN Virginia blog "Streaking The Lawn."

Shine Fights Announces Fans Will Pick Fights for Tourney's Opening Round

In a marketing move the promotion is calling "unprecedented," Shine Fights will allow fight fans to assume the role of matchmaker for its upcoming lightweight tournament. The promotion announced...

Shine Fights Makes New Oklahoma Tournament Site Official

It will have to change course and move halfway across the country to do it, but Shine Fights' lightweight tournament will go on as scheduled. On Saturday, MMA Fighting was first to report the news...

Shine Fights Announces Pairings for Friday's Lightweight Tournament

It's been an interesting – and mostly rough – road leading to Shine Fights' lightweight tournament. But two days before the event, the promotion made official its grand prix pairings. As Shine...

Dom Starsia, Rob Pannel up for ESPYs

The ESPYs giving college lax some respect.

Good Hands Roadside Rivalry Road Trip: An Icy Trip To Boston College For The Cavaliers

The first Virginia road game I attended was against Michigan at the Big House in 1995. I'm not sure that counts, though. The "road trip" was a mile walk from my parents' house to the stadium, I...

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