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A lot could change from now until national signing day on February 6. In football recruiting there is always some last minute things that develop as the national letters of intent are sent in via fax machine. Let’s hope that is the case with 4-star defensive end Jason Hatcher.
Late last week Hatcher’s recruiting was in a state of flux. A week ago Hatcher announced via his Twitter account that he had de-committed from USC and he was “wide open.” At that point, I’d say Louisville fans felt solid about where the homegrown prospect would end up. However, USC wasn’t going down without a fight and Kentucky’s new head coach Mark Stoops was involved as well.
On Thursday evening, Ed Orgeron, USC’s defensive/recruiting coordinator flew across the country for an in-home visit with Hatcher. Over the weekend Hatcher was in Lexington, KY., for what was believed to be some type of unofficial visit, but Hatcher hasn’t confirmed that his trip to Lexington had anything to do with the Kentucky footba...
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Dallas has turned to Rich Bisaccia, a veteran NFL and college assistant to be its next special teams coach. "Rich has been among the top special teams coordinators in the NFL for the last decade," Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said in a statement. "He combines a tremendous amount of expertise to go along with outstanding teaching ability. His units play with a relentless...
The Cowboys made the hiring of Rich Bisaccia as special teams coach official on Wednesday, adding to the list of assistants with strong ties to Jon Gruden.
Bisaccia was a member of the Tampa Bay staff from 2002-2010, the first seven seasons under Gruden as the special teams coach and later adding the title of associate head coach.
Prior to coming to the Cowboys, Bisaccia spent...
The Dallas Cowboys have released a statement regarding DWI arrest of defensive tackle Jay Ratliff. You can read it below.
“Having recently experienced the most tragic of circumstances regarding this issue, we, as an organization, understand the ultimate consequences of driving while impaired.
We know that one incident is too many.
The critical goal is to effect the decision making...
Editor’s Note: Are NFL Players stuck on Stupid?
After the Josh Brent tragedy that enveloped the Dallas Cowboys, one of the team’s marquee defensive players Jay Ratliff some how, some way allowed himself to get arrested for DUI last week.
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There had been many rumors going around about Trinity’s Jason Hatcher joining James Quick and coming to Louisville next year. Just last week, Hatcher decommited from USC and was rumored to either be going to Kentucky or Louisville. Well both of these rumors were disproven as Hatcher recommited to USC.
Hatcher was supposed to take an official visit to Louisville last weekend...
10) The window of opportunity for the Cowboys to lead the league in DUIs is closing
9) His blood alcohol content of 0.16 doesn't sound all that impressive, but given that the dude is listed at 303 pounds, we can pretty much assumed he drained a keg all by his lonesome
8) You have to admire the commitment to idiocy required to do this sort of thing at age 31 and on his way out...