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August 6, 2013

Sports in a Minute: How do you replace 1,530 wins?

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Going clubbing

Not that Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly shouldn’t be proud of being a two-year captain at Assumption College, but it was only club football at the time.

Pastor nicky

I get a kick out of Atlanta Braves second baseman Nick Pastornicky’s nickname. He’s The Rev.

Hypocritical polian

ESPN’s Bill Polian smugly explains that when he was GM of the Colts they had Aaron Hernandez off their board for character reasons. How hypocritical. When he was with Carolina, Polian drafted in the first round Rae Carruth, who later masterminded the murder of his former girlfriend, resulting in their baby being severely handicapped.

Ego-Maniac

LSU defensive tackle J.R. Ferguson, like his father, is called Ego by one and all. Ego Ferguson, now that’s a fitting name for the modern athlete.

sign of the apocalypse

Ran across a Bishop Guertin press release from a couple years back announcing its softball third basewoman signing a scholarship. Maybe there was a mandate (er, persondate) to make the change from third baseman.

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Follow Michael Muldoon on Twitter under the screen name @MullyET.

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