All eyes on Ashton Glaser, huh? (Photo via Bill Carter.)
Mizzou Football Links
There are good weeks, and there are bad weeks. It appears Mizzou Football is having a bad week. Corbin Berkstresser is almost certainly suspended, and Tavon Bolden has been dismissed. This, of course, won't matter if James Franklin is healthy in September, and if other safeties continue to develop. Still ... the safety net has developed a couple of holes.
The Trib: Missouri QB arrested for leaving scene of accident
KC Star (Campus Corner): Missouri QB arrested for leaving scene of accident
Post-Dispatch: Mizzou's No. 2 QB is arrested
The Trib: Missouri safety dismissed from team, again
KC Star: Missouri safety Tavon Bolden dismissed from team
But in happier news...
Thanking God 4 another opportunity 2 pursue my dream. Thank u all 4 ur prayers and support. I'm a Kansas City Chief!! Good 2 b home!!— Martin Rucker (@RuckerSouthSide) May 15, 2012
Other Football Links
We're having some fun with this relegation series, but ... damn, if it wouldn't work. Today, Jason unveils how each league, from FBS to NAIA, could be connected. Tomorrow, I do some simulating.
Also: Et tu, Andy?
It's Relegation Week!
SB Nation (Jason Kirk): College Conference Realignment: What We Can Learn From Soccer Relegation
SI.com (Andy Staples): NCAA would be wise to use selection committee for potential four-team playoff
Chicago Tribune: Delany leaning toward 'hybrid' playoff model
College Football Talk: On-campus semifinals no longer a playoff option
Birmingham News: Will major college playoff proponents know when to stop?
Incredible Job Here
Black Heart Gold Pants: Player Development 2012: Grading the Journey from High-School Recruit to the NFL
Smart Football: The Essential Smart Football
Incredible, incredible piece by Luke Winn, especially considering how much time we spent thinking and talking about this topic a couple of months ago.
SI.com (Luke Winn): A study of percentages and philosophies
- WE'LL BURN YOUR TOWN DOWN
Dawg Sports: Why the Georgia Bulldogs Should Not Want To Become The Missouri Tigers' New Rivals
Mizzou Diamond Sports Links
And a tip of the cap to trripleplay for the Tip of the Cap series...
The Missourian: Missouri prepares to host NCAA regional
MUtigers.com: Mizzou Wins Pitcher, Defensive Player of the Year Awards
Big 12 Sports: Missouri and Oklahoma Lead Big 12 Softball Postseason Awards
SimmonsField.com: A Tip of the Cap to Kansas Baseball
MUtigers.com: Tigers Close Big 12 Play at Kansas
SimmonsField.com: HI NOTES: Little League Recruit, Big 12 Leading Tiger
Other Mizzou Links
MUtigers.com: ROTC Training Highlights
God Bless Bo
SB Nation (Bomani Jones & Jon Bois): A Miracle Squared: Celebrating The Greatness Of Bo Jackson