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Coffee & Cigarettes: Educational links for Saturday
While I'm away from the blog for a couple of weeks, I've set up some posts that point you in the direction of some interesting or educational links about football.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
The News Tribune
LaRue shifts gears, moves to defense
When Sebastian LaRue transferred to Washington State from Texas A&M this year, it was assumed that he would provide stiff competition for the Cougars' deep receiving corps.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
WSU spring football: Sebastian LaRue makes transition to defense - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. PULLMAN - When Sebastian LaRue transferred to Washington State from Texas A&M it was immediately assumed that the former highly-coveted receiver recruit would provide stiff competition for WSU's deep receiving corps.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Monterey County Herald
Jim Tunney: Don't discount the feeling of belonging
In his "Hierarchy of Needs" theory the influential psychologist Abraham Maslow lists belonging as an important element in successful human development.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Arizona Cardinals lead NFC West in splashy offseason moves
Ted Ginn Jr. burned the Seahawks on a 55-yard punt return for a touchdown in 2011 while playing with the 49ers and he is now with Arizona.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Jason Verrett sidelined, but on the move: three visits lined up for NFL Draft prospect
Jason Verrett is recovering from shoulder surgery, something that would easily qualify as a setback for most NFL prospects.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Dayton downs Stanford to reach Elite Eight
Jordan Sibert led the way with 18 points and the upstart Flyers thoroughly handled Stanford, 82-72, in a Sweet 16 battle of double-digit seeds from the South Region.
B/R NFL 1000: Top 100 Cornerbacks
Editor's note: This is the 14th installment in Bleacher Report's NFL 1000 for the 2013 season.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Mile High Report
The Rarity and Value of Chris Harris' Versatility at Corner
Chris Harris Jr. is one of a few elite cornerbacks that can play effectively in the slot, as well as on the outside of the defense.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Minute: Quick Hits From Around the Web - 3/31/14
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and NFL star Richard Sherman were spotted together at an NCAA game in Memphis, Tenn., on Thursday rooting for their favorite team, the Stanford Cardinals.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Dayton tops Stanford 82-72 to reach Elite Eight
Like a red and blue blur, the Dayton Flyers were pressing and passing, shooting and scoring.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
The Jersey Journal
St. Peter's Prep alumnus reflects on senior year at Stanford as he prepares for NFL Draft
After a successful senior campaign as the starting center on the Stanford University football team, former St. Peter's Prep offensive lineman Khalil Wilkes is now preparing for the NFL Draft.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Was Richard Sherman's postgame tirade planned? Seattle...
If Fox sideline reporter Erin Andrews had come up to him before the end of the NFC championship game, Seahawks star Richard Sherman still would have delivered the same message he did when he trash-talked 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree , shocking the nation after his game-sealing tip of the ball propelled Seattle into the Super Bowl.
Cover 2: Even Sherman and Rice Can't Help Stanford
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Thu Mar 27, 2014
Dayton is Elite 8-bound for the first time in 30 years
MEMPHIS -- The ball zipped around the perimeter with such precision and authority that Dayton's first-half performance Thursday could have served as a 20-minute clinic in fundamental ball movement.
Dayton Tops Stanford 82-72 in Sweet 16
Jordan Sibert scored 18 points, Kendall Pollard added a season-high 12 and Dayton rolled past Stanford 82-72 on Thursday to make the NCAA tournament's Elite Eight for the first time since 1984.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Richard Sherman Is Undeniably The Best NFL Cornerback On Twitter
Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks takes the field for the 2014 NFC Championship against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Turf Show Times
What the Cromartie Signing Means
Probably one of the worst things that Sam Bradford could have seen coming. Seattle and San Francisco both already had 2 of the top 10 best passing defenses in the league.