Steve Kerr 'very disappointed' in how NBA players cast their first All-Star ballots
Florida Atlantic hired Lane Kiffin on Dec. 12. A week after the new staff at UConn pulled the scholarship of New Jersey linebacker Ryan Dickens, another prospect has been left scrambling for a new school. This time, it’s D.J. Charles, a safety from Orlando who had been committed to Florida Atlantic since October.
Nate Diaz is a disgruntled employee right now. It’s been six months since he lost to Conor McGregor at UFC 202, yet despite being cleared to compete in September, Diaz still has no upcoming fights. “I know what this is,” the 31-year-old Californian told the Los Angeles Times on Saturday. “I’m being put on the shelf.” And so Diaz is doing what anyone else unhappy with their workplace might do — he’s looking for opportunities elsewhere. “That’s why I’m trying to get a [Nevada] boxing license,” he said. Diaz stated his intention to apply for the license earlier this month, and according to Nevada State Athletic Commission Director Bob Bennett, he’s on track to get it once he fills out the paperwork.
The college football fan relationship with their favorite team’s head coach is highly volatile. Characterized by sharp autumnal mood swings and overreactions, it’s a bit like the Brangelina marriage – filled with drama.