Don't You Dare Call Them Miami Of Ohio
So If The
The 1991 film Little Man Tate with Jodie Foster was largely filmed on campus.
98 Degrees of Alumni
Notable alumni include President Benjamin Harrison, NBA player Ron Harper, Steeler QB Ben Roethlisberger, NBA player Wally Szczerbiak, former Syracuse student and current Miami (FL) President Donna Shalala, suicidal Family Feud host Ray Combs, pro wrestler Brian Pillman and singer Nick Lachey
The Coach's In The Cradle And The Silver Spoon...
The Cradle of Coaches is a nickname given to Miami University for producing a long line of football coaches including Earl Blaik, Paul Brown, Woody Hayes, Bill Arnsparger, George Little, Weeb Ewbank, Sid Gillman, Ara Parseghian, Bo Schembechler, John Pont, Carmen Cozza, Bill Mallory, Jim Tressel, Joe Novak, Ron Zook, Dick Crum, Paul Dietzel, William Narduzzi, Randy Walker, Terry Hoeppner, and Sean Payton.
Cincy Gets First Dibs
Wait, Didn't They Used To Be Much More Offensive?
Before the early 30's,
The RedHawks are 639-352-44 all-time but their most recent seasons have seen a decline since the 2003 13-1 MAC championship team that won the GMAC Bowl. Since then, the team went 8-5 (2004), 7-4 (2005) and 2-10 (2006). It was their first losing season since 1993. We have more in common than I thought.
Season So Far
The RedHawks opened the season with a 14-13 win over
Word on the street (and by street I mean Dave Rahme's blog) is that the starting QB position is up in the air. Senior starting QB Mike Kokal may find himself on the bench again and sophomore Daniel Raudabaugh might get his second start. Raudabaugh started against
When asked Monday which QB would start against the
I'm rooting for Raudabaugh if for no other reason than his name reminds me of one a great lines (that is, of course, not online) from Wyatt Earp. (Ed. Note - Quaid does a pretty good job as Doc Holliday but he doesn't come close to matching Val Kilmer who, in
Doc Holliday: Dave Rudabaugh is an ignorant scoundrel. I disapprove of his very existence.
I expect to see a sign at the game saying the same of young Daniel.
And you thought
They've got some decent hands but if these guys continue to see the ball so few times (11 completions last week), what's the difference? If
After going through all this I'm feeling much better about things. The RedHawks have problems that make our situation look stable. It all depends on which Cuse teams shows up but all the pieces are there for a Syracuse win. Do we as fans dare to let ourselves dream of win #2 so soon after #1?