Backyard football at its finest
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Backyard football at its finest
We've talked a lot at With Leather about the <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/02/lin-hyped-up-because-of-race-says-hyped-up-racist" target="_blank">racist things you are</a> and <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/02/whoops-the-entire-world-accidentally-forgot-that-chink-means-chinese-guy" target="_blank">aren't allowed to say</a> about Jeremy Lin's unexpected run as the HNIC (or its equivalent) of the New York Knicks.
This gallery may not appeal to the more <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/01/youre-doing-gods-work-fox-sports">Hot-Cheerleaders-In-Slow-Motion</a>-inclined members of the With Leather readership, but don't be afraid to enjoy it, because at some point during the 1970s the Walt Disney Corporation teamed up with Wonder Bread to give away pennant stickers with loaves of bread that are literally nothing but Disney characters destroying college names with puns.
Now-former Connecticut football coach Randy Edsall was hired to coach at the University of Maryland, yesterday, which is odd, considering he turned down the opportunity to coach Syracuse, his alma mater, in 2009 and because his team was dominated by Oklahoma in the Fiesta Bowl.
A team of competitive eaters at the University of Maryland has achieved club status with that school, securing an undetermined amount of funding for what might be the first collegiate team in competitive eating.
You could probably convince me that sending out armored cops on horseback and in riot gear is any better for a school's image than a couple of bad apples overturning cars or setting couches on fire.
To the men's game for a moment, Maryland's basketball program always seems to win two games a year that they don't really deserve.
Some of you caught wind of the bordering-on-immortal prank feud between Streeter and Amir, the two stewards over at <a href="http://www.collegehumor.com">College Humor</a>, when we <a href="http://www.collegehumor.com">embedded video of the Yankee Stadium prank</a> that Amir, the nerdy-looking guy, pulled over on Streeter that got him in trouble with his girlfriend.
<a href="http://www.bustedcoverage.com/?p=7270">Busted Coverage</a> is compiling the best football hits of 2008, and offers up this helmet-popping stick from a high school game.
A lot of my Jewish friends bemoan the fact that there aren't enough Jewish athletes to cheer for in sports.
Thanks goes to hunky reader Matthew, who pointed out that Timberwolves' rookie Randy Foye was <a href="http://wcco.com/topstories/local_story_043122430.html" target="_blank">cited for disorderly conduct</a> early this morning after fighting with three other men at a gas station.
I guess this isn't a huge story, but it just <a href="http://www.twincities.com/mld/pioneerpress/sports/16327421.htm" target="_blank">creeps me the fuck out</a>:Wolves coach Dwane Casey said the club was aware that rookie Randy Foye has a rare condition called situs inversus, which means the guard's major internal organs are on the opposite side from their normal body positions.