Thompkins emerges as leader for Cincinnati - Big East Blog - ESPN
Kenbrell Thompkins has to be a driving force for the receiving core. There is an abundance of talent on board at the receiver position. However, there has to be a leader for the group. For all the strengths of Armon Binns he wasn't a big team leader.
Bad day for UC’s defense | UC Athletics Blog
If you like reading too much into pro practice performances have at this.
One of the most glaring weaknesses in the University of Cincinnati's defense last year was the lack of what coaches call an edge presence, a pass rusher to get to the quarterback and disrupt the opponent's passing game.
Other Bearcat News
Pros and Cons of the Mick Cronin Extension | April
Andy Katz: Kentucky Wildcats will reload and contend again in 2011-12 - ESPN
Andy Katz takes a (very) early look at the top 25 for 2011-12 and finds some familiar names at the top. Xavier in at 15 (LULZ) UC at 22
NCAA Tournament – Luke Winn – SI.com " Posts After The Confetti, Our Top 32 For ’11-12 "
UC in at 12 on another way, way too early pool
Photos: Top 25 area prep football players to watch in the 2012 class | cincinnati.com | Cincinnati Ohio high school | Cincinnati.com
A look at the best tri state area Football recruits for the 2012 class
Around The Big East
Elisha Justice involved in tournament...not that there's anything wrong with that - Card Chronicle
Take some pride in that. Oh...shit
Syracuse Football: The Times They Are A-Changin', USF - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician
Misser Keeley apparently didn't take so kindly to being everyone's homecoming game in the Greg Robinson era.
Villanova's football decision looming - Big East Blog - ESPN
The immediate future of the Big East should be decided in less than a week. Villanova is scheduled to vote on whether to make the move to FBS footbal
Ballin' is a Habit: VIDEO: Mike Bruesewitz is Ravishing Red no more; shaves head for MS
That's a disappointment.
Jonah Lehrer on Problems With SATs, GREs, the NFL Combine and Other Performance Tests | Head Case - WSJ.com
Short-term tests omit crucial character traits.
Reading This Will Make You Smarter
World's center of economic gravity shifts east – Global Public Square - CNN.com Blogs
Pretty fascinating stuff, to me at least. If you have no interest in geopolitical events let me know. I can adjust accordingly.