Getting To Know The Opponent: Virginia Cavaliers

The University of Virginia is often referred to as simply Virginia. Virginia is a public research facility that is located in Charlottesville, Virginia.   UVA was founded in 1819 by our third president, and lover of brown sugar, Thomas Jefferson. Their current student population rests at 23,464. The school colors at Virginia are orange and blue, and the school’s mascot is a Cavalier...
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February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

8 Reasons Chad Ochocinco Should Be Nebraska’s Next WR Coach

So, Coach Riley.  You’re looking for a wide receivers coach, huh? You need someone to mold the minds, hearts, and hands of young men within Nebraska’s hallowed halls?  Boy, do I have the guy for you. BOOM!  That sound is the clinking, gold-teeth-jangling grin of your new coach as you announce him to the media. [&hellip (Visited 8 times, 8 visits today) The post 8 Reasons...
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January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

The Fringe: Gary Player Predicts Rory To Win Masters & The Boldest Predictions

Welcome to The Fringe, Back9Network’s daily feature to keep you up-to-date on the best stories happening in golf, social media and pop culture. Gary Player: Rory Will Win The Masters In 2015, Complete Grand Slam Gary Player is one of five players to complete the career grand slam, winning each of the four majors at least once. It’s an exclusive club featuring names like Jack...
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December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson leaves huge tip because 'Sundays are slow'

Chad Johnson hasn’t changed a bit since moving to the Great White North. The former NFL wide receiver, who now plays in the CFL for the Montreal Alouettes, made headlines Sunday after he tweeted about a random act of kindness. Johnson left a $300 tip for a server on a $351.92 bill, simply because “Sundays are slow.” The tip is in the message not the money... http://t...
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Ochocinco has a strange suggestion for Dez Bryant’s birthday party

According to the Dallas Cowboys’ official team twitter account, today is wide receiver Dez Bryant’s birthday:   Congratulations are in order, I suppose. I wonder what a famous millionaire athlete gets up to on his birthday… Well apparently if Chad Ochocinco had his way, he’d party it up right, by going to McDonalds: appreciate that big bro RT @ochocinco: @DezBryant Eat...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Tom Brady shows his trust in two new targets

Tom Brady has always been slow to trust new receivers–see Chad Ochocinco and Danny Amendola–but it looks like he’s found a couple of new weapons worth throwing to. Both Brandon LaFell and Brian Tyms had some spectacular plays yesterday, and Brady showed his confidence in them by throwing the ball in their direction even when in double and triple coverage. If they can join Rob...
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October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Why new Raiders WR Kenbrell Thompkins could be a difference maker

The Oakland Raiders picked up Kenbrell Thompkins off of waivers from the New England Patriots in a move that may have surprised everyone, including the Patriots. If you’ve been following the Raiders this season, you know that the only thing the team needs more than help at wide receiver is help at linebacker. Unfortunately for the Raiders, there was not much help to be had at linebacker...
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October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Ochocinco Wants to Fight Zdeno Chara?

Last week, despite not having played a snap of NFL football since 2012, 36-year-old Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson was once again in the news. Well, in Canada at least. “Ochocinco” apparently has been playing so much NHL ’15 he feels confident enough to play the role of enforcer for the Montreal Canadiens this upcoming season. So confident in fact, he would welcome an opportunity...
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September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Football to the NHL?

(CBS Sports) The National Hockey League already has one Chad Johnson. Can it make room for a second? Chad Johnson, better known as Chad Ochocinco, wants to play hockey. Johnson has been away from the NFL for a while now, but continues to play wide receiver in the CFL for the Montreal Alouettes. Chad Johnson has the athleticism to outrun a race horse, but does he have the strength...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Ochocinco wants to play in the NHL

(CBS Sports) The National Hockey League already has one Chad Johnson. Can it make room for a second? Chad Johnson, better known as Chad Ochocinco, wants to play hockey. Johnson has been away from the NFL for a while now, but continues to play wide receiver in the CFL for the Montreal Alouettes. Chad Johnson has the athleticism to outrun a race horse, but does he have the strength...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Ochocinco Wishes Ohio State’s Joey Bosa Good Luck Following A Very Weird Twitter Conversation

For most of his NFL career, Chad Ochocinco lived in Ohio. Having played for the Cincinnati Bengals from 2001-10, the wide receiver is likely pretty familiar with the state’s flagship college football program, the Ohio State Buckeyes.  This morning, Ochocino, now with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League, had a Twitter conversation with star Buckeye defensive...
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August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson reflects on domestic violence arrest that ended his career

(Twiiter @Ochocinco) Domestic Violence is unfortunately a hot topic in the NFL right now after the league suspended Ravens running back Ray Rice just two games for knocking his then-fiance-now-wife out cold and dragging her near lifeless body through a hotel elevator. Fans were furious that a guy who was caught on camera received a two game suspension, while players in the league...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Islanders recruiting former NFL star to play goalie?

Photo: AP I think it is fair to say that the New York Islanders are the least relevant team in the New York area. They haven’t been a contender for a championship in a while, and lack the superstar power to really fill the seats. The team will be moving to Brooklyn in 2015-2016 in the hopes of drawing some new fans at the Barclays Center. In the mean time, the team may be looking...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson hugs official after first CFL touchdown (Video/GIF)

Former NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson scored his first CFL touchdown Friday night and celebrated by hugging an official.Johnson opened the scoring for the Montreal Alouettes in the first quarter by beating the Winnipeg Blue Bombers defense to catch a 46-yard touchdown pass from former NFL QB Troy Smith. After the TD, Johnson found side judge Jocelyn Paul and wrapped him up. Paul...
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July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins Offseason Time Capsule

Before heading into the 2014 NFL season, let’s take a look back at the overlying storylines in each the Dolphin’s previous Offseasons over the course of past five years. 2009 Season: 7-9, 3rd in the AFC East 2010 Offseason South Beach saw some football action take place in early February to conclude the NFL season, as the Dolphin’s Sun Life Stadium played host to the New Orleans...
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July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson makes regular season CFL debut

Chad Ochocinco is back on the football field, but this time it's in the Canadian Football League. In his first regular season game, Chad Johnson caught two passes for 20 yards on the way to a 29-8 loss. Johnson told the Canadian Press after the game that he has a long way to go. "I've got a long way to go, man," Johnson said, "With this being my first time experiencing a real live...
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June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson attempting to turn his CFL career into an NFL comeback

Last Friday, former Cincinnati Bengal’ Chad Johnson took a significant step towards an unlikely return to the NFL when he suited up for the Canadian Football League’s Montreal Alouettes in their final pre-season affair. For many of us, our most recent memory of Johnson took place in August of 2012 and involves the outspoken receiver sitting in the office of Miami Dolphins head...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson makes CFL debut

Chad Johnson is salvaging what's left of his football skills up north in a place they call Canada, playing in the Canadian Footbal League (CFL) to be exact, for the powerhouse Montreal Allouettes. The former Bengals, Patriots and Dolphins 36-year-old receiver looks very much the same as he was the last few years of his NFL career, catching a simple route before stumbling and not...
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June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson, Now In CFL, Shows Off New Alouettes Uniform (Photo)

Chad Johnson, as you might have heard, is taking his talents north of the border this season. The former Pro Bowler signed a contract with the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes back in April, and he gave fans the first look at him in an Alouettes uniform this week in a photo shoot for the team’s website. The man formerly known as Ochocinco will look to revive his football career in...
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Free Agency Reminder: Who Remains Unemployed?

As we enter the painfully long 3-plus month wait until the NFL bestows its magical graces upon us, draft picks are signing by the dozens and the last patch of unattractive free agents begin to negotiate low-risk incentive-laden contracts. There remain countless free agents with NFL experience floating in limbo as OTAs are conducted, most of which are relying on an unexpected season...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Anlyzing the 2011 Draft: Cincinnati Bengals

When it comes to grading team’s in the NFL Draft, it takes 3 years to properly asses a team’s success. Earlier this week, I graded the Miami Dolphins draft. That article can be found here: With the AFC East draft analysis all wrapped up, I move on to grading the drafts from the teams in the AFC North....
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson To Play For Montreal Alouettes In Canadian Football League

Chad Johnson–or Chad Ochocinco, as he used to be called–isn’t ready to hang up the cleats just yet. The for…
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Chad Johnson justifies infidelity: MLK, Jr. was hoein’

Now that Chad Johnson officially has a job with the Canadian Football League, he can get back to sounding like an idiot and not having much to worry about. For the most part, that’s exactly what he did during a recent interview with “NiteCap” creator and host Peter Bailey. Much of the conversation centered around Chad’s […]
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May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson could be kept out of Canada due to no contest plea

(Credit: ESPN) Former star NFL receiver Chad Ochocinco Johnson has finally found a team willing to sign him so he can play football again. There are two problems with that, however. First being the team is the Montreal Alouettes. Montreal, Quebec. In Canada. Johnson has a no contest plea hanging over his head from 2012, and United States citizens with criminal records are routinely...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

CFL News: Chad Johnson signs with Montreal Alouettes

Chad Johnson will be resuming his professional football career in Canada. Days after working out for the CFL's Montreal Alouettes, Johnson has signed with the team. The veteran receiver signed a two-year deal with the Alouettes on Thursday after impressing team officials at a mini camp in Vero Beach, Fl. He last appeared in an NFL game in 2011 with the New England Patriots. "Chad...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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