1. McNair's death tough one to swallow

    Being a Jacksonville Jaguars fan, I know all the tough losses my team has been dealt from Steve McNair. The most pain? The 1999 AFC Championship Game loss to the physical Titans. When I heard the news of McNair's death, I felt a shot to the gut...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 5 years ago 21 reads 0 comments

  2. Alabama placed on probation

    The University of Alabama was put on three years' probation by the NCAA after major violations due to misuse of free textbooks...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 5 years ago 26 reads 0 comments

  3. Jameer Nelson Would Be Foolish To Play

    Jameer Nelson, read these words: Do not play. A story on SI.com reported that Magic players believed Nelson would participate in the Finals. The series begins this Thursday with Orlando traveling out west...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 5 years ago 29 reads 0 comments

  4. Howard, Magic have sights set

    After criticizing Dwight Howard's Game Four performance, the man-freak turned in two big-time performances helping Orlando get to the Finals. His 40 points in Game Six came against little resistance from the Cavaliers...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 5 years ago 16 reads 0 comments

  5. Inside-Outside Game Key for Orlando Magic

    Dwight Howard's 30 points and Rashard Lewis' 22 proved to be enought in the Magic's Game One victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 5 years ago 12 reads 0 comments

  6. Superman? Uh, Not Quite

    He's the biggest guy (usually) on the court. He can out-muscle nearly everybody in the NBA. Unfortunately for Dwight Howard, though, his mental makeup allows him to play as soft as Brawny paper towels...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 5 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  7. Greg Paulus' Potential Move to Syracuse Not the Greatest Career Choice

    From starting point guard of the Duke Blue Devils to Syracuse Orange quarterback? Why would Greg Paulus want to play at Syracuse? They have been one of the worst programs in college football this decade and the future doesn't look bright...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about 5 years ago 592 reads 2 comments

  8. Florida Gators' Greatest Performances Since 1990

    Is there really any reason to go back before 1990 to talk about the Gators' greatest performances? I don't think so either. Ever since Steve Spurrier arrived in '90, the University of Florida has been on the map...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 386 reads 2 comments

  9. Kenny Perry: Collapse Reminiscient of Van De Velde

    Every golf fan knows about Jean Van De Velde's epic letdown at the '99 British Open. He had a three-shot lead and blew it. Well, it happened again in Augusta as Kenny Perry had a two-shot lead and then bogeyed the last two holes, forcing a playoff...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 47 reads 0 comments

  10. A Walk In the Park For theTar Heels

    I can't stand North Carolina. But there is no way they're going to lose tonight. This championship game is kind of like the Super Bowl. Not many people had Michigan State getting to this point and nearly everybody picked UNC...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 23 reads 0 comments

  11. Denver Bronco Wins Big-Time in Cutler Trade to Chicago Bears

    The Jay Cutler drama is now over. Denver has traded Cutler to the Chicago Bears for Kyle Orton, two first-round draft picks and a third-round pick. If you're a Bears' fan you've got to be happy that your team acquired an excellent quarterback...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 49 reads 0 comments

  12. Reynolds' Fantastic Performance in Elite Eight

    Villanova is off to the Final Four thanks to Scottie Reynolds. His coast-to-coast drive and ensuing game-winning layup over two Pittsburgh defenders was just another moment we can add to the history of the NCAA Tournament...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 77 reads 0 comments

  13. Owens' dismissal long overdue

    It's about time. Jerry Jones does have some brains after all. The locker room cancer that was Terrell Owens had to go. He was the leader of the Cowboys internally and it ruined this team the last three years...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  14. Terry Porter's Firing Beyond Ridiculous

    Steve Kerr is an awful general manager. Let's start with that because his decision to try and change a high-flying offense into a defensive team is one of the dumbest moves ever. Trading Shawn Marion for Shaquille O'Neal was idiotic...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 213 reads 0 comments

  15. Calathes and Meeks as good as they come

    I've been watching the entire second-half of Florida's game against Kentucky. Nick Calathes has one of the best feels for the game I've ever seen. His drive, skills and competitiveness makes him easily one of the best point guards in the nation...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 14 reads 0 comments

  16. A-Rod's legacy has just been made

    So now we know how Alex Rodriguez maintained all those years of great play. He cheated! With the recent news of A-Fraud's steroid use, the hammer should be dropped hard on this loon...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 32 reads 0 comments

  17. Phelps' actions should cost him

    Boy, can the world crash down on a person quickly. From winning 14 gold medals at the Olympics to now being dropped by Kellogg's sponsorship and having USA Swimming suspend you, Michael Phelps' ...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 30 reads 0 comments

  18. Steelers-Cardinals: Super Bowl Breakdown

    Sorry for another absence, albeit a long absence,from Coffman's Corner. As Flagler College's sports editor of the Gargoyle, I've had responsibilities that take away from my all-important blog...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  19. Cardinals' run memorable

    Ken Whisenhunt has the possibility of facing his former employer in the Super Bowl. That's an amazing accomplishment for a team that was dead heading into the playoffs. Whisenhunt's team was written off against the Falcons...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 23 reads 0 comments

  20. College Football wrap up

    What an amazing season, again, of college football. Florida captured its second national title in three seasons and it didn't come without more BCS controversy...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  21. No Surprise Here: Tim Tebow to Lead Gators to Title Again

    As I've deliberated over the BCS Championship game, my head has gotten so tied up in a knot that I'm glad this is the last college game. Florida is going to capture the championship...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 146 reads 0 comments

  22. Stafford's in need of prayer

    The most overrated player this side of the Mississippi is going to need some divine intervention if he's going to succeed in the NFL. Matthew Stafford has the strong arm and the mobility; but that's it...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 87 reads 2 comments

  23. Fiesta Bowl classic

    What was supposed to be a Longhorn route of overrated Ohio State turned into a very entertaining game. Terrelle Pryor flashed his incredible down-field running ability and led the Buckeyes to a late fourth-quarter lead...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 26 reads 0 comments

  24. Bowl Games? Give Me the NFL Playoffs

    To say that I'm a SEC football junkie is an understatement. While I'm loving our early success in the bowl season, the bowl games in general have been average...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  25. True Christmas meaning

    This is my favorite time of the year. Christmas is an awesome day and giving rather than receiving truly makes this holiday a great one. This story on Dwayne Wade is especially inspiring...

    Clayton  Coffman Written by Clayton Coffman about over 5 years ago 73 reads 0 comments