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Larimore: Receiver Watkins makes most sense for Rams at No. 2
Thanks to the NFL’s decision to move the 2014 Draft back by two weeks into the first week of May, we have officially reached the point of lunacy with regard to hypothetical situations, what-ifs, and smokescreen public comments from teams all over the board.
BLOG: Brandon Williams is a family man and a Lion at heart
In the March 19 edition of The Joplin Globe, a story I wrote on former Missouri Southern defensive tackle Brandon Williams ran on page 1B of the sports section. The story was quite lengthy, but my interview with Brandon lasted nearly an hour, so there was a large chunk of our conversation that didn't make the story for space considerations.
BLOG: Cards pitchers hope to build on 2013 success
Joplin Globe readers may be familiar with this blog and/or its title, Beyond the Box Score. I'm happy to share that I have taken it over as my own and plan to be diligent in keeping it up-to-date with posts since it has been handed over to me.
With opening day of the 2014 Major League Baseball season upon us, here are some leftovers from my interviews with St. Louis Cardinals pitchers Joe Kelly and Shelby Miller at the January Cardinal Caravan stop in Joplin.
BLOG: Frank White talks Royals
Royals Hall of Famer Frank White was in town Saturday night to speak at the Boys and Girls Club of Southwest Missouri fundraiser at Downstream Casino.
BLOG: MIAA Media Day leftovers
Leftovers from Pittsburg State coach Tim Beck from Monday’s MIAA Media Day in Kansas City.
BLOG: Dan Saleaumua says Andy Reid needs Chiefs to "drink the Kool-Aid"
Former Kansas City Chiefs Kimble Anders and Dan Saleaumua are in Joplin at Downsteam Casino (well technically they are outside of Joplin ... in Kansas, Oklahoma or Missouri, depending on what part of the Downstream complex they are standing at the moment) this weekend for the Bright Futures Celebrity Golf Classic.
BLOG: Marshall Henderson's (somewhat) local ties
Ole Miss' Marshall Henderson has become the talk of college basketball, leading the Rebels to an SEC tournament title last week and a first-round NCAA tourney upset of Wisconsin on Friday, all while entertaining and irking fans with his brash, cocky antics.
BLOG: Picking the NCAA tourney in a hurry
I've never been good at picking the NCAA Tournament. I've never won a pool. Nevery really been close, actually.
BLOG: Carl Junction's McPherson, Seneca's Ng highlight Big 8 awards
Carl Junction's Brenlee McPherson and Seneca's Kyler Ng earned Big 8 Player of the Year Honors as the conference announced postseason awards.
BLOG: Pittsburg State football verbal commits
Here is a partial list of those who have verbally committed to Pittsburg State.
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