So, I wrote this giant essay a few weeks ago called “The Grace of Shame.” I wanted to work out for myself how to better reckon with the eternal questions of rape and abuse of sexual power that plague our species. About a third of it focused on the Jameis Winston case. And I ended […]
What you are about to read is my surrender. For many years, I have wanted to write the definitive cultural analysis of major college football in the South — our benighted region’s most socially and historically consequential institution that doesn’t involve prison or bondage. Doubt me? Look at the aftermath of the Iron Bowl. Anything […]
[box type=”info”]Editor’s Note: The Lakeland Raiders defeated the Mississippi Hound Dogs 75-27 last night. The Raiders have won both of their home games and will return to Lakeland April 14th to take on the Florida Tarpons. Photographer Tom Hagerty took a few snaps at the game last night. You can find the photos to date…and […]
photo credit: Tom Hagerty for Lakeland Local
Let us recap briefly the educational mobility values of our state, as reflected by Polk County’s experience: Perfectly fine: Allowing all the wealthiest students to concentrate in a handful of charter and special schools, regardless of address, and allowing them to move at will between them if they have the right family mobility and circumstances […]
A few photos from last night’s game… photo credit: Tom Hagerty for Lakeland Local
USF at Syracuse today:
The first place to go today is Greg Auman at the St. Pete Times. Why is the St. Pete paper doing more for USF than…nevermind. Auman links to stories at the Hartford Courant, “Lakeland Ledger,” ESPN, Syracuse’s NunesMagician, and the Osceola News-Gazette. So I won’t link to them here.
OK, late start today. I’m still getting used to this. Any USF football fans like to compile some links for Fame & (absolutely no) Fortune?
I’ll have a better results post in the morning.
First off, the betting lines:
Anyone? Picks go decidely against USF upset – USF Sports Bulletin
ACL injury sidelines Grothe for the season – USF Oracle
Game preview: USF at No. 18 FSU – Tampabay.com
Bowden admires how fast USF built football program – Sporting News
Big Four? USF rising to stand with Florida’s best football programs – Orlando Sentinel
South Florida Bulls Can Upset FSU If… – Bleacher Report
Media Team Pages:
The game will be on ESPNU (cable), 970-AM & 1040-AM (Tampa radio)
USFGameday “If you are at the stadium and on Twitter, include the hashtag #USFGameday and it will automatically integrate into the live chat.” for GoUSFBulls.com
The game today is the first sell-out of the season for Florida State University.