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All posts for the month August, 2020

SEC to Review Impact of Cancellation of Fall NCAA Championships

Football players express desire to play in 2020

Sankey: SEC unlikely to go it alone if all conferences cancel football season

Gators land huge commitment in Jason Marshall

Corey Collier commits to the Florida Gators over LSU and Miami

NCAA officially cancels all fall sports championships, except major college football

Greatest COVID-19 threat to college football not on the field, according to study

SEC sets conditions on what would cancel football games this season

Southeastern Conference Announces Initial Medical Protocols

SEC football coaches get ‘contentious’ on conference call about added opponents, per reports

Opinion: Like it or not, team history will play major role in College Football Playoff picks this season

Senior Bowl’s Jim Nagy: ‘Our game takes on a bigger importance this year’

QB Josh Jackson among six Maryland players opting out of 2020 season amid COVID-19 concerns

Alabama high school’s entire football team, marching band quarantined after COVID-19 exposure

The early returns of Joe Burrow at training camp are in and the Bengals are thrilled with the results

Opinion: NCAA must embrace bubbles as they may be only way to save the NCAA tournament in 2021

2020 Wyndham Championship scores: Billy Horschel part of four-way tie for the lead after Round 2

Former Florida State basketball player Michael Ojo dies at 27

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Wooden plate made from stump & epoxy

Making hard candy

Woodturning a pinecones & resin bowl

 

Gators Ranked Eighth in Preseason Amway Coaches Poll

Florida Ballpark at McKethan Field Nears Completion

Five teams overrated in the preseason Amway Coaches Poll

Coaches Poll top 25 reactions: Oklahoma and Tennessee are underrated while Texas is overrated

Mountain West football players unite, demanding conditions be met amid COVID-19 pandemic

MLB schedule: Changes after COVID-19 postponements include 14 doubleheaders and a seven-game series

WATCH: Brewers’ Christian Yelich hits bizarre game-tying inside-the-park home run

NFL opt-out deadline takeaways after 67 players pull out of 2020 season during COVID-19 pandemic

Green Bay Packers to play first two home games at Lambeau Field without fans

Texas Tech fires women’s basketball coach Marlene Stollings amid player harassment allegations

2020 PGA Championship tee times, pairings: Complete field, schedule set for Round 2 at TPC Harding Park

Bryson DeChambeau snaps head off his driver, finishes with opening-round 68

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Get A Dog They Said…

DYI Woodwork – Incredible Creativity and Vision

Epoxy & Walnut Bed Frame

10 Unbelievable Coincidences

 

Paul Tesori’s Game Survived Q School; But His Golf Acumen Forged a 20-Plus-Year PGA TOUR Career

How opposing coaches view Georgia QB competition

College Football Playoff selections pushed back 2 weeks  

Steve Sarkisian gets big raise as Alabama’s OC

New NCAA policy will allow athletes who ‘opt-out’ to keep scholarships

Just pay the players already

From #WeAreUnited to COVID-19 whistleblowing, college athletes are raising their voices like rarely before

College basketball referees, officials stuck in limbo as they await call on 2020-21 season

ACC releases 2020 college football schedule; games will begin Sept. 10-12

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Best Pets Of The Week: Part II | Week 3

Dinner and a Movie | Pets Translated

Sports commentator Andrew Cotter has been out walking his dogs again… This is brilliant

DYI How To Upcycle A Dresser

 

SEC Announces New Fall Preseason Football Practice Schedule

Gator Dugout Club’s Legacy Gift Honors National Championship Team

Alabama football may be on the hook for more than $3.5M for canceled non-conference games

Will Alabama have to pay for canceled football games? One school not fighting

College football in a ‘semi bubble?’ Alabama chancellor, health experts weigh in

Outbreak of 28 COVID-19 cases among Rutgers football players leads to delay in release of Big Ten schedule

As Colorado State football players and staff reportedly claim COVID-19 cover-up, others dispute allegations

Penn State star Micah Parsons expected to opt out of 2020 season, declare for 2021 NFL Draft, per reports

2020 PGA Championship tee times, pairings: Complete field schedule for Round 1 at Harding Park

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Further proof that Andrew Cotter is an actual genius. This is as intense as high level sport

These Elephants Love Beethoven

Best Pets Of The Week: Part I | Week 4

Wrongly-Incarcerated Singer Archie Williams Delivers Unforgettable Song

 

Florida Gators 2021 commits give their thoughts on the 2021 class

Football Bowl Association discussing team’s final record as criteria for bowl game selection

Freshmen who could quickly emerge as Top 50 players in CFB

Big 12 football schedule 2020: Teams to play 10 games, including one nonconference opponent

NFL owners, NFLPA reach agreement on Thursday for COVID-19 opt-out deadline

Denver Broncos players walk through sanitizing spray before entering training camp practice field

Raiders say no fans will be allowed at games during initial season in Las Vegas

2020 NBA Draft deadline to withdraw: Tracking who is staying in and who is returning to school

Cardinals COVID-19 outbreak: St. Louis has 13 positive tests; series vs. Tigers postponed

2020 PGA Championship odds, picks: Tiger Woods predictions from proven model that nailed six majors

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson buys XFL for $15 million with partners RedBird Capital and Dany Garcia

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How to Prevent Door Dashing

Brave Locals Risk Their Lives Saving Bear With Bucket Stuck On Its Head

How Peregrine Falcons Thrive in Cities

Animal Odd Couples: The Cat and the Ducklings

 

Hevesy Honors Former Player, More Gators Tidbits

Power Five, NCAA are now officially adversaries, and a breakaway may only be a matter of time

Opinion: Athletes are paying attention, don’t like what they hear in push to start college football

Big Ten basketball star Luka Garza staying at Iowa, forgoes NBA draft

Opinion: Athletes are paying attention, don’t like what they hear in push to start college football

Washington State player says head coach threatened his status over Pac-12 unity group

Tight end Matt LaCosse becomes eighth player on Patriots to opt out of season

Players from major professional sports leagues in North America who have opted out of playing 2020 seasons

Justin Thomas moves to No. 1 in world with St. Jude victory

WATCH: Golfer Joel Sjoholm takes a boat to play his ball from an island during the European Tour’s Hero Open

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Grandpa’s little helper!

Installing Package Bees into the Hive

Dealing with Dog Separation Anxiety

Giant Otters: Otter family takes down caiman

 

Florida could be most negatively affected by 2020 SEC schedule

The games we’d add to balance the SEC’s conference-only schedule

Source: SEC’s 10-game schedule options are ‘ready’ for vote

SEC football players share concerns about playing amid COVID-19 pandemic, per report

Power Five leaders pressure NCAA with threat to stage own fall championships ahead of vote

Ranking every 5-star recruit in the 2021 class

Top 200 players in fantasy football for the 2020 NFL season

NFL opt-out tracker: Full list of players sitting out 2020 season amid coronavirus concerns

Opinion: As MLB tiptoes around coronavirus, walls are closing in on ‘mess’ of a season

‘I am not a quitter:’ MLB must answer these questions before forging ahead in 2020 season

Louisiana-Lafayette assistant football coach D.J. Looney dies of heart attack during team workout

Mike Trout announces birth of son Beckham Aaron Trout

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How To Spot a Credit Card Skimmer

Quiet time with Uzumma and baby

How to Become Friends With an Octopus?

10 Facts About Australia That Will Amaze You

H-Tech Mini Table Saw is perpect for cutting Small materials

 

The SEC has a tall task for scheduling after being nearly last with its plan

A look at all 56 of the non-conference games the SEC canceled on Thursday

College football bowl games face concerns about their viability amid the COVID-19 pandemic

NCAA will be forced to adjust college football bowl eligibility standards if games are played in 2020

Big 12 football schedule 2020: League split between 12-game, 10-game options for this season

Harvey Updyke’s $788,588 Toomer’s Oaks bill dies with him

Paul Finebaum remembers Harvey Updyke: ‘Singular most important moment in the history of the show’

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred warns season could shut down if players aren’t more careful

ESPN sets new ‘Monday Night Football’ booth of Steve Levy, Louis Riddick and Brian Griese, per reports

Mike Golic officially wraps up 22-year run on ESPN radio: ‘Thank you all’

Opinion: Dodgers lose to Diamondbacks, but Mookie Betts has his coming out party

Bill Belichick: Patriots did their homework before signing Cam Newton

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Island inhabited only by rabbits

Researchers use brain imaging to figure out whether dogs love us—or if they just want treats

Animal Fails

Can Bones Reveal How Dogs Evolved from Wolves?