Sunday’s game against the St. Louis Rams could push the Miami Dolphins to .500 heading into the bye week. But it will also be a game where the Fins honor two of the greatest defensive players in franchise history.
Just as the rumors of Florida State openly flirting with the Big XII were starting to subside, Texas Christian University athletic director Chris Del Conte has fanned the flames and added two more schools to the list of schools looking at the Big XII.
Florida Atlantic University is set to open their new stadium as a swan song for legendary head coach Howard Schnellenberger. The former University of Miami coach will retire at the end of the season leaving big shoes to fill for the Owls.
University of Miami athletic director Kirby Hocutt is headed to the Lone Star State. Hocutt has resigned as UM’s athletic director to take the same job at Texas Tech University.