Bobby Petrino hired at Western Kentucky: Victories over values

Posted in Blogroll on December 12th, 2012 by Ron Glover

(Courier News)

Hog Wild: Petrino’s relationship with Dorrell (above) cost him his job and nearly his marriage.

Eight months ago, University of Arkansas head coach Bobby Petrino disgraced himself, his family and the coaching profession. It was the latest scandal to stun college football fans still reeling from the horrific developments at Penn State University months earlier. Petrino’s fling with Jessica Dorrell cost him his job and the trust of his family. If it were not for the motorcycle accident that could’ve killed Petrino and a woman young enough to be his daughter, who knows if his wayward behavior is ever brought to light?

An up and coming Western Kentucky program has thought enough of Petrino and his baggage to offer him a seven-figure deal to lead their impressionable young men.

Hopefully not in his image.

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Tip-Off for 12/12/12 (featuring Average White Band): Knicks blow past Nets behind Melo’s 45

Posted in Blogroll on December 12th, 2012 by Ron Glover

(Knicks Blog.com)

Jerry Stackhouse had a front row seat for the Knicks celebration last night.

Carmelo Anthony and the New York Knicks continued their tear through NBA defenses last night. The early season choice for NBA MVP lit up the host Brooklyn Nets for 45 points in an entertaining 100-97 victory.

The Los Angeles Lakers season continues to spiral out of control with an embarrassing 100-94 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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