A Jersey Guy Takes Note of the World

ND needs to re-examine its admissions policy

Things a A Jersey Guy noted this week: One of the big stories of the week was an academic fraud issue involving four Notre Dame football players. Stuff happens, even at Notre Dame. But what is bothersome here is that…

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Irish eyes not smiling

First North Carolina and now Notre Dame. Two fine academic institutions who succeed in the highest levels of athletics. Two schools with academic fraud, dishonesty issues. Notre Dame’s malfeasance was announced on Friday when four Irish football players were barred…

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Historic week for NCAA

Things a Jerseyguy noted this week: Lots of changes in the way college athletics will be doing business regarding the players. Cosmic changes. Historic changes. The NCAA vote to give more autonomy to the Power 5 conferences this week was…

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Is Lester gone for good from the Red Sox?

Things that happened this week which a Jersey guy noted: *** Is Jon Lester really gone from the Red Sox? Probably. But consider this scenario, which has been part of the background chatter following the Red Sox sending Lester to…

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With Brady, Pats are money in the bank

Things a Jersey Guy noted this week: Is there any question that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will be included in the discussion as one of the best QB’s of all time? Not only the 3 Super Bowl rings, but the…

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SEC will be tough act to follow

Things a Jerseyguy noted this week: Is there any question that the SEC is the main act in college football? Four Media Days–not 1 or 2 like most conferences. Stories and interviews and wall to wall coverage with ESPN (which…

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