The days of the University of Miami dominating the first round of the NFL Draft has long since passed. The latest group of draft-eligible Canes is struggling mightily at the NFL Combine and none look likely to go in the first round.
The Miami Hurricanes will be a little bit thinner at wide receiver and defensive tackle next season.
The Miami Hurricanes starting defense struggled against inferior competition this year. Now, the Canes defense has a massive hole at defensive tackle.
Some will point to the Miami Hurricanes’ lack of players on defense as the real reason for Monday night’s loss to Maryland. But Canes head coach Al Golden pinned the loss on himself and two factors, turnovers and penalties.
Tuesday’s ruling from the NCAA suspending various players of the University of Miami football team was bad, but the worst is likely still to come as the NCAA infractions committee continues to investigate the rules violations committed by UM.
The NCAA has ruled that eight University of Miami players must miss at least one game and repay benefits as a condition to becoming eligible to play again for the Canes.
The fate of eight Miami players is now in the hands of the NCAA.
Eight University of Miami student athletes ineligible for team’s opening game for their alleged involvement with the Nevin Shapiro scandal, according to CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald.
The Grateful Dead sang in the song Casey Jones, “Trouble ahead, trouble behind.” Those words sum up the scandal casting a dark cloud over the University of Miami’s football and basketball programs.
The University of Miami Hurricanes football team has become an also-ran in college football for the last several years. But, starting this weekend, a new era kicks off at the school known as “the U,” that has fans and players hopeful for the future.