Hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas. Let’s crawl out from under the pile of wrapping paper and get back to work.
-You’ve probably heard by now, but just in case, don’t miss this story of Tech cornerback Antone Exum showering three random youths with Best Buy merchandise. Really cool.
-My dream came true when I received a framed picture you see on your left and the complete series of “Get a Life” on DVD. I had totally forgotten about the “Zoo Animals on Wheels” episode. What a classic.
-In a similar vein, our man Travis Williams has an excellent blog entry about what 80s television characters would be perfect for a nativity scene.
-What was your favorite gift you either gave or received?
-The bowl guide is off to a 4-2 start against the spread, that woeful Fresno State pick notwithstanhding.
-David Teel argues the Hokies’ offensive staff needs a complete overhaul. I focused on Bryan Stinespring last week, because I think that’s the most difficult breakup for Beamer to make, but agree with Teel’s premise as well.
-James Gayle is considering entering the NFL draft, plus some other Russell Athletic Bowl news and notes.
-I’ll be joining Andy in Orlando tomorrow.
NAME THAT TUNE
Einstein, James Dean, Brooklyn’s got a winning team
Davy Crockett, Peter Pan, Elvis Presley, Disneyland
Bardot, Budapest, Alabama, Krushchev
Princess Grace, “Peyton Place”, trouble in the Suez