The sports world was turned upside down when it was announced that the legend Herman Boone, the Alexandria, VA high school football coach that inspired the movie "Remember the Titans," passed away at the age of 84 at his home on December 18, 2019. https://twitter.com/TCTitanFootball/status/1207371303436599301?s=20 What makes this story that much more amazing is that he won the state championship the...
Temple's offense didn't help out its defense, its defense didn't help out its offense, and its special teams was, once again, unproductive. The Owls (8-5, 5-3) didn't force one punt, compounded by North Carolina (7-6, 4-4) converting 11 of their 14 third downs, and multiple issues cost Temple in the 55-13 defeat. Not So Special Teams Both kickers, Will...
The Rights to Ricky Sanchez began as a protest to mediocrity. Spike Eskin, program director of WIP, and Mike Levin, comedy writer for network sitcoms, began the conversation in 2012 after years of frustration with an approach that kept the team "competitive" but far from contending. On Friday night, the podcast hosted Two Way night at the...
12:30 Game Time... Flight left out of DCA to Chicago at 6:35am and arrived in Chicago at 7:40am. As soon as I landed, I received a text message stating your Southwest flight 2405 from MDW now departs at 11:45am getting you to Las Vegas at 2:15pm. Again, game time for the Delaware Blue Coats and Stockton Kings is 12:30pm. I then rush...
The Blue Coats entered Tuesday’s game riding a 6 game win streak. During their previous matchup with the Greensboro Swarm, Marial Shayok put up 42 points in a 141-135 victory featuring significant offensive firepower. Could history repeat itself? The answer was an emphatic yes. Here are my top takeaways from the Blue Coats 139-124 victory over the...
What were the top plays of the week from the Philadelphia 76ers? Deibs (@mrcrockpot) gathers his personal top 10 plays along with some fantastic honorable mentions! Spoiler warning: TONS of Norvel Pelle highlights this week! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yyl8CGm1WFE If you like what you see, be sure to subscribe to The Painted...
The NBA G League's #1 scouting event of the year is just two days away. The Painted Lines will be in Vegas covering all the major storylines of the week. The biggest change for this year's event is the $100,000 prize for players on the winning team. Per the NBA G League website, "Under the new tournament format, teams will...
Matthew Lombardi: Offensive Tackle High School: St. Joesph’s Prep College: Tulane Height: 6'7" Weight: 277 lbs Stats/Accolades: 3 Time Pennsylvania 6A State Champion 5.52 40 Yard Dash Almost 40 Pancakes in 2019 Bio: Lombardi, coming out of high school, is a giant tackle that can immediately make an impact for several Division 1 programs. He has chosen to do so with Tulane. At a staggering 6-foot-7,...
Matthew McGeary: Offensive Guard High School: St. Joesph’s Prep College: Colgate Height: 6'2" Weight: 295 lbs Stats/Accolades: 5.36 40 Yard Dash 3 time 6A State Champion  50 Pancakes in 2019 Bio: Matthew McGeary, like his fellow Prep lineman, knows nothing but success. St. Joe's Prep has won three state titles in McGeary’s tenure, and he looks to continue that success heading to the next level of...
Nahji Logan: Outside Linebacker High School: Hatboro-Horsham College: University of Massachusetts Height: 6'3" Weight: 217 lbs Accolades/Stats: First Team All League Linebacker 155 Tackles in 15 games 34 Tackles for loss in 15 games 34 inch Vertical  Bio:  Nahji had quite the rise from seemingly out of nowhere. Logan went from a solid varsity starter his junior year to becoming one of the best prospects in...
Tyrell Mims: Cornerback High School: Martin Luther King Golden Cougars (Philadelphia, PA) College: Villanova Height: 5'10" Weight: 170lbs Accolades/Stats:  In 2019: 35 Tackles 2 Defensive Touchdowns 5 Interceptions 2 Forced Fumbles 2 Fumble Recoveries 5A Public League MVP Mini Maxwell Winner Bio: Tyrell Mims has been a dominant force on the defensive side of the ball in the Public League and Pennsylvania for the last few...
Dapree Bryant, Wide Receiver  High School: Coatesville Area High School College: Villanova  Height: 5'9" Weight: 180 lbs Accolades/Stats: A part of 4 Ches-Mont titles and 2 District 1 Championships Most receptions in Ches-Mont history (194) 3 straight 1,000 yard receiving seasons Most receiving yards in Ches-Mont history (3,708) Most receiving TD’s in Ches-Mont history (54) 826 Rushing Yards with 12 Touchdowns 8 Interceptions Bio: Dapree is...