Nov. 24, 2014

Archive for Commentary

Commentary: Restructuring, 2.0

Commentary: Restructuring, 2.0

Posted On: November 14, 2014

Restructuring is the technical term for what you saw last season. The “process” will enter its second year [...]

Commentary: Hopeful return trip

Commentary: Hopeful return trip

Posted On: November 14, 2014

But Thornton alone cannot carry the team to success. The Tribe’s season will be made or broken by [...]

Commentary: Playcalling shouldn’t shy from creative passing scheme

Commentary: Playcalling shouldn’t shy from creative passing scheme

Posted On: October 27, 2014

For now, the College’s FCS playoff dream is alive and well. The Tribe deserves credit for shaking off [...]

Commentary: Tre McBride returns, sparks Tribe win

Commentary: Tre McBride returns, sparks Tribe win

Posted On: September 15, 2014

Senior receiver Tre McBride returned Saturday, and everything else just fell into place for William and Mary. Fans [...]

Commentary: New opponent, same play calls

Commentary: New opponent, same play calls

Posted On: September 01, 2014

I started to believe somewhere in God country. Between Country Cookin’ and Mama’s Kitchen, I convinced myself it [...]

Commentary: Teddy tells more than just a story

Commentary: Teddy tells more than just a story

Posted On: March 24, 2014

From an editor’s desk, this story wrote itself. All the elements were present, and they fell in line [...]

Commentary: A team worth appreciating

Commentary: A team worth appreciating

Posted On: March 14, 2014

When junior guard Marcus Thornton’s final shot bounced off the back of the rim and fell to the [...]

Commentary: Tribe promotes equality, but fails to diversify hires

Commentary: Tribe promotes equality, but fails to diversify hires

Posted On: January 20, 2014

Unlike shooting a jump shot or jumping over a bar, minority coaches can’t prove their worth in irrefutable [...]

Commentary: August potential energizes season

Commentary: August potential energizes season

Posted On: December 05, 2013

Something about Abdul-Saboor in that moment captured so much of what was the fall sports season. Disappointment on [...]

Commentary: Unfulfilled promise

Commentary: Unfulfilled promise

Posted On: December 03, 2013

We’ll always have those three glorious games. Those three games against three nationally ranked Colonial Athletic Association opponents — [...]