Fiesta Bowl CEO John Junker has been fired from his post.
Let me say, it is for a very good reason: He and other bowl officials were caught funneling money to take Arizona state officials to strip clubs.
The excuse that Junker uses for his indiscretion is worth the price of admission. For one day, the latest scandal in college football does not pertain to a player or coach—it involves high-ranking personnel at a very important bowl.
I am not sure if that makes it anymore palatable.
We are only one day away from the season premier of The Ultimate Fighter. Brock Lesnar and Junior Dos Santos will face off as coaches before doing battle in UFC 131. We have some insight and details on the upcoming season of the hit show.
LeBron James will once again do battle against his former team Tuesday night. His transition from hometown hero to vilified opponent is still a work in progress. It seems the King had some issues just getting into the stadium garage before shootaround.
We will fill you in on this and all the pertinent news taking place in the world of sports this fine Tuesday evening.