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Shameful Maryland Leaving ACC on Low Note

Shameful Maryland Leaving ACC on Low Note

In the same week that the University of Maryland announced a decision to contemplate covering gender re-assignment surgery for their students, the school has filed a 157 million dollar counterclaim lawsuit against the Atlantic Coast Conference related to their conference

FSU-AUBURN: WHAT THE BOWL GAMES TELL US

FSU-AUBURN: WHAT THE BOWL GAMES TELL US

It’s a dangerous thing to use comparative scores of the previous bowl games to predict tonight’s BCS Championship game – but until kick-off, it’s all we have. And besides, it’s fun, even if it proves to be inaccurate. So with

Zany SEC East: Three Teams Still Alive

Zany SEC East: Three Teams Still Alive

The SEC East race is still a delightful mess, with three teams still holding on to title hopes. Each of these three teams has a set of requirements, and also a wish list, and yet the prize would appear to

Show-Me State Magic: Mizzou atop Crazy SEC East

Show-Me State Magic: Mizzou atop Crazy SEC East

The SEC East went full-speed schizophrenic this weekend, as South Carolina, Georgia and Florida fell to Tennessee, Vanderbilt and Missouri, respectively. While Missouri’s 36-17 win over Florida is technically not an upset in the way that the Tennessee and Vandy

Are The ACC's Days Numbered (Part 1 of 3)

Are The ACC's Days Numbered (Part 1 of 3)

Are the Atlantic Coast Conference’s days numbered – at least, as a major athletic conference? The notion might not be as crazy as you think. Yes, I know – Clemson and Florida State are both in the top five in

RNC Ultimatum Welcome But Not Enough

Reince Preibus’ ultimatum to NBC and CNN regarding what appear to be Hillary Clinton infomercials is certainly refreshing evidence of some testosterone within the halls of the GOP establishment, indicating that perhaps there is more than just the starch in

NBA Finals: Nice Guys Finish First… and Second

NBA Finals: Nice Guys Finish First… and Second

It’s a league of trash talking, posterizing and bad blood. In fact, even the league’s official website ran a headline in May of this year saying “Trash Talk, Bad Blood Reign in NBA Playoffs.” And indeed, any series involving the

Report: ESPN Laying Off 10% of Workforce

Report: ESPN Laying Off 10% of Workforce

ESPN is reportedly laying off 400 employees–or roughly 10% of its workforce–on Tuesday.  According to a report that originated on TheBigLead.com and the Gawker-owned sports rumor site Deadspin – and picked up by other outlets like Variety and Business Insider

Failing Upward, GOP Establishment Style

Failing Upward, GOP Establishment Style

Beneath the radar, drowned out by Benghazi, a splashy murder trial, and an even splashier kidnapping, there was one of those inconsequential “inside baseball” career stories that is normally of interest only to a select few inside the nation’s ruling

Opinion: PC Mascot Police Will Never Be Satisfied

Opinion: PC Mascot Police Will Never Be Satisfied

While seemingly everybody and his brother, including President Barack Obama, were sprinting to microphones, ESPN cameras and Twitter accounts to make sure they were among the first to extol the virtues of Jason Collins, another division of the PC police