Category Archives: Sports
It’s a sad day for me. John Madden is to football what the State of Liberty is to the United States. The man is football. I remember during the Cowboys heyday listening to Madden and Pat Summerall (another football great) … Continue reading
University of Arkansas Head Football Coach Bobby Petrino will be available for a 15-minute group interview session at 5:45 p.m. on Feb. 26 at the El Dorado Golf and Country Club. Petrino will be in town as part of the … Continue reading
I’m still enjoying the 67-61 win last night over Texas. Our basketball team looks legitimate this season — for once. Not since Nolan Richardson has “Hog Ball” been played so sweet. Woo Pig!
Congratulations to the Junction City Dragons for their 10-8 victory over Des Arc Saturday in the state 2-A title game. The game was won off the foot of Darius Dixon, whose 26-yard field goal sealed the deal for the Dragons. … Continue reading
** UPDATE ** I’m not sure why, but there always seems to be a bit of magic when the Hogs play LSU. A 31-30 win sure looks good today. What a game! The season may be over, but at least … Continue reading
I’ve never been a huge baseball fan, but I know enough to recognize a momentous occasion in the sport when I see it. The New York Yankees are saying goodbye to their old stadium in the Bronx. Out with the … Continue reading
OK, I know this isn’t a sports blog, and I swear I won’t make this a habit, but did you see that game last night? Whew. Former Hog Felix Jones ran more than 95 yards for a touchdown. He’s gonna … Continue reading
Cowboys and Eagles battle on Monday Night Football tonight. It’ll be a good one. Having grown up near Dallas, I have to say, How ‘Bout Them Cowboys! Kick off at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN. By the way, the Boys are … Continue reading
From the UofA press office: FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The Arkansas-Texas football game scheduled for this Saturday, Sept. 13, at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin has been postponed due to the weekend forecast of severe weather in Austin and … Continue reading
According to the Washington County, Ark., Sheriff’s Department, former Razorback and current Jacksonville Jaguar Matt Jones has been arrested for possession of a controlled substance, cocaine. Jones, 25, had been one of the most athletic and spirited Razorback quarterbacks in … Continue reading
I, for one, am glad the Lakers went down. Click here for more.
Photo info: Tennessee’s Alberta Auguste, left, Candace Parker (3) and Shannon Bobbitt celebrate Tennessee’s 47-46 win over LSU in an NCAA women’s basketball tournament Final Four semifinal, Sunday, April 6, 2008, in Tampa, Fla. Tennessee will play Stanford for the … Continue reading
Brett Favre. What can you say about this tough-as-nails quarterback, other than his heart was no doubt in the game each time he stepped on the field. Now he’s retiring after 17 seasons in the league. Even though I’m a … Continue reading