A Jersey Guy Takes Note of the World

UNC as a jock factory?

Things that happened this week that a Jerseyguy noted: In the crazy world of sports, a few certainties remain: 1. Any NFL news will overshadow any other sport. 2. There will be controversy and argument about the best teams in…

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BC comes up one play short

It was there for Boston College. One play. One stop on a 4th and 10 situation. So close to trotting off the field at Alumni Stadium with another win, ans a glittering 4-1 record going into the Eagles bye week.…

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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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