Sunday, December 23, 2012

The Fallout: Johnny Manziel, bowls, and more.

Welcome to the Fallout -The Sunday news wrap-up.

Outrageous Fortune.
Isaac Rauch expresses more "outrage" over the "outrage" over Texas A&M Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Johnny Manziel's courtside seats at Thursday night's Heat-Mavericks game in Dallas. (Deadspin)

Louisiana Saturday Afternoon.
Louisiana-Lafayette defeats East Carolina 43-34 in the New Orleans Bowl. (ESPN)

Broncos bust the Huskies. 
Boise State beats Washington in the Las Vegas Bowl 28-26. (ESPN)

Baylor running back Lache Seastrunk will win the 2013 Heisman Trophy.
Because Lache Seastrunk says so. (Dr. Saturday)

Drive Like Jehu.
Mark Snyder looks at Michigan freshman receivers Jehu Chesson and Amara Darboh. (The Detroit Free Press)

Junior achievement.
Andrew Gribble profiles Notre Dame guard Mike Golic Jr.  (

Erk Russell, the motion picture.
Film producer Beau Turpin discusses plans to bring the life story of Georgia Southern head football coach Erk Russell to the silver screen. Russell served as defense coordinator at Georgia for 17 years, and there are still a lot of Bulldog fans still annoyed he was never given a chance to be the Dawgs' HC after Vince Dooley stepped down from the role. (The Athens Banner-Herald)

Pour Some Sugar on Me. 
Robbie Andreu previews the 2013 Sugar Bowl matchup between Florida and Louisville. (The Gainesville Sun)

I'm so excited, and I just can't hide it.
Oklahoma players discuss how "excited" they are to play in the 2013 cotton bowl against Texas A&M. (The Norman Transcript)