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Purple Yeti Roar 62: Johnny Twitter Advice


Hey!  I’m back this week and I end up actually spending most of my time on Johnny Football.  Okay, well more like how he quit Twitter and how you should use the social service yourself.  Trust me.  I’m an epxert.  I also BS my way through news like Sun Belt, Idaho, New Mexico State, Big East, Tulsa, Western Kentucky, Conference USA, and Cowboys Stadium.

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Purple Yeti Roar 25: Getting Old and Feeling Bold

Yes that’s Dr. Pepper 10 bold for young whipper snappers.  I’m older this week and so’s the country.  With my newfound boldness, I break down Temple, Southern Utah, North Dakota, Big Sky Conference, Sun Belt Conference, Kansas State, ACC, Orange Bowl, Notre Dame, NCAA, Mark Emmert, Arkansas, and John L. Smith. Continue reading Purple Yeti Roar 25: Getting Old and Feeling Bold

Mascot Monday: Scrappy

What a long crazy week (and month) its been.  It’s been so much fun that I haven’t had the opportunity to blast out another sweet tasting Mascot Monday.  Welp, have no fear, I am back now ready to rock in full swing with another entrant into out mascot menagerie.  Oh what?  You want to know why I’ve been all weird and stuff?  Welp, my only clue I’ll give you now is within this week’s mascot, Scrappy.  North Texas is more than just Mean Green and Scrappy here is out to prove it.  Can a mascot survive a school nickname that’s different and still be relavant?

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Mascot Monday: Lightning

We’re inching closer and closer to a new college football season and we are counting down the mascots that have yet to be profiled on Mascot Monday, using Phil Steele’s Pre-Season Top 40 Rankings for 2010.  This week we are looking at #32’s Middle Tennessee State’s Blue Raiders and their mascot, Lightning.  He’s kind of this Pegasus looking thing that came from a line of mascots wrapped in some controversy.  The other interesting note from this week’s entrant is just how high a Sun Belt Conference team made it in the rankings.  We’ll get to that and Lighting rocking the stage so let us strike right through this.

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