Day: November 5, 2013
The Secret to Success……
the Rocks’ turn-around from 0-9 to 10-0, is the first time that it has happened in Mississippi football history as best as can be found. Many teams have gone from undefeated to winless in a 12-month time span but not this type of turnaround. It also is the first Rock team since 1919 to finish a regular season with an unblemished record.
……………The two things we did during the summer had a direct effect on this team and their preparation. We had a team retreat where we did not talk football at all. What we focused on was our spiritual life, character, history of our program and school and leadership, Not once did we talk football.”
Fertitta continued, “The second thing was the entire team participated in reading the same book throughout the summer.
So there you have it folks. 😉
Byron Lee and Mark Spears say they’re not a bunch of thieving crooks……
Everyone is getting lots of mileage outta that Legislative Auditor’s report on Jefferson Parish West Bank Conprofits. Here is the latest:
Byron Lee, Mark Spears bristle at audit report that public money helped their relatives, associates ~ Andrea Shaw
Former Jefferson Parish Councilman Byron Lee says audit implicating patronage politically motivated ~ Andrea Shaw
Mark Spears Jr. contends he didn’t benefit from public money, argues audit findings misleading ~ Andrea Shaw
Like I said, lots of mileage.
Statement from Jefferson Parish Councilman Mark Spears on audit ~ WDSU
Byron Lee issues statement on audit ~ WDSU
Paul Connick? Someone in the media actually dropped the MIA DA’s name. (With a straight face no less). Mark Spears and Byron Lee must’ve had a good belly laugh at that. How about some lovely music: Continue reading “Byron Lee and Mark Spears say they’re not a bunch of thieving crooks……”