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Sports blotter: "Trouble in Allston" edition
BC isn’t traditionally a high-arrest environment, though it has had its share of head cases, with former star running back William Green perhaps its most noteworthy.
| April 30, 2008
Highway to hell
Sports blotter: "Not-so-free agents" edition
The former SEC linebacking great should be available, after being Tasered on March 28, following a bizarre loitering arrest in Prichard, Alabama.
| April 23, 2008
We got next
Sports blotter: "Title IX edition"
Two members of the University of South Carolina women’s basketball team were arrested for offenses that seem worthy of the best that men’s collegiate basketball has to offer.
| April 16, 2008
One-man crime wave
Sports blotter: "Return of Chris Henry" edition
At this writing, a joint Google entry for “Chris Henry” and “10-cent head” shows only 39 hits.
| April 09, 2008
Sports blotter: Vacationland edition
we may have a new weird and unexpected pretender to the great sports-crime throne: the University of MaineWBlack Bears.
| April 02, 2008
Rooney doesn't rule
Sports blotter: "Pardon my French, but you're an asshole" edition
Funny, funny stuff coming from Pittsburgh — a relief, actually, to see some other city’s storied NFL franchise balls-deep in an ethical nightmare.
| March 26, 2008
Young people doing stupid things
Sports blotter: "Carrying a gun to a track meet" edition
“This isn’t fixin’ to stop me,” crowed a defiant Josh Jarboe.
| March 19, 2008
Must be the genes
Sports blotter: "Brother to brother" edition
You don’t often see sports-crime legacies.
| March 12, 2008
Sports blotter: "Salt in the wound" edition
It’s a bad time to be a Pats fan.
| March 05, 2008
Illegal use of hands
Sports blotter: "Personal foul" edition
It’s been a slow year so far for defensive-back arrests.
| February 27, 2008
Sports blotter: "No shit, Sherlock" edition
I’ve always wondered exactly how these gigantic defensive linemen think they’re going to beat the whole “physical description” aspect of post-felony police work.
| February 20, 2008
Sports blotter: "Real-life Rocky" edition
Once upon a time, the washed-up hulking athlete didn’t have very many employment opportunities.
| February 13, 2008
We're not going to talk about it
Sports blotter: "Super Bowl? What Super Bowl?" edition
We start off this week with a crime that occurred some place other than Arizona, a/k/a the place we do not mention, where the sports tragedy that did not happen did not take place.
| February 06, 2008
Keep on truckin'
Sports blotter: "A busy week" edition
No messing around with those long-ass crime-story write-ups this week.
| January 30, 2008
Return of the Pac
Sports blotter: "Never coming back to the NFL at this rate" edition
The sad thing about Adam “Pacman” Jones is that we won’t have him to kick around in columns like this much longer.
| January 23, 2008
Hands of stone
Sports blotter: "Ex-Patriot" edition
Graham and Sauerbrun join a surprisingly long list of former Patriots who have been arrested in recent times.
| January 16, 2008
Sports blotter: "Hero to zero" edition
Man, there sure must have been some serious drinking going down on those great Yankee teams of the 1990s.
| January 09, 2008
Wipe the slate clean
Sports crime 2008
The next year in sports crime is here.
| January 02, 2008
Skell of the year
Sports crime: 2007 in review
Much less funny than usual, was 2007.
| December 18, 2007
Can't drive 55
Sports blotter: "Sammy Hagar" edition
This past week, we snared an early candidate for the next Justin Miller Award, given to the athlete who most bollockses up his professional-draft status with an avoidable pre-draft arrest.
| December 12, 2007
Do mess with Texas
Sports blotter: "Houston has a problem" edition
The Houston Texans are like the soy cheese of the sporting world.
| December 05, 2007
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