Archive for July, 2011

The Brickyard 400 at Indy: Time to Hit the Bricks!

Jul 31, 2011 2 Comments

By Speedglutton The remainder of the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup season is upon us.  Seven races until the Chase begins and sixteen races until Ford Championship weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.  As I mentioned in my post last weekend, amid the record-setting heat the country experienced, NSC drivers are having the heat turned up on them and […]

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Preseason Top 25 Rundown: #19 Missouri Tigers

Jul 29, 2011 1 Comment

By Sportsgrinder Coaching Staff: Head Coach: Gary Pinkel O-Coordinator: David Yost D-Coordinator: Dave Steckel Game Changers: Offensive: Michael Egnew (TE- Senior) Defensive: Jacquies Smith (DE- Senior) Overview: Head coach Gary Pinkel has led the Tigers program to at least 8 wins the last five seasons.  During that time, the Tigers have enjoyed immense success on […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Lev Lion Czech Lager

Jul 28, 2011 4 Comments

Living in Utah can really limit any beer drinker’s diet, since state liquor stores are the only stores where one can purchase beers with a normal alcohol content.  Because of this it can be especially trying can find a palatable European lager beer that doesn’t burn a hole in one’s wallet.  Desperation lead me to purchase an obscure cheap beer […]

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Atlanta Falcons: Peach Habanero Salsa Recipe

Jul 28, 2011 14 Comments

*Special thanks to our NASCAR writer, Speedglutton, for his first food recipe post By Speedglutton The NFL Recipe Series continues with the Atlanta Falcons and a recipe befitting any team located in the State of Georgia…peach habanero salsa. This is a recipe my wife and I developed (OK, she deserves a little more credit for the recipe than I) and, […]

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New Orleans Saints: Chicken & Sausage Gumbo Recipe

Jul 27, 2011 9 Comments

By Sportsglutton Louisiana is one state that I both love and hate visiting.  Love because it has some of the best eats in the country; hate because of how much my waistline typically expands while visiting.  The dish that probably optimizes this love/hate relationship the best for me is gumbo.  My best friend’s family got […]

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Preseason Top 25 Rundown: #20 West Virginia Mountaineers

Jul 26, 2011 Comments Off on Preseason Top 25 Rundown: #20 West Virginia Mountaineers

By Sportsgrinder Coaching Staff Head Coach: Dana Holgorsen O-Coordinator: Dana Holgorsen D-Coordinator: Jeff Casteel Game Changers: Offensive: Geno Smith (QB- Junior) Defensive: Bruce Irvin (DE- Senior)  Overview: An off-season of turmoil ended with the Mountaineers program being placed on two years’ probation by the NCAA(major rules violations).  Former head coach Bill Stewart resigned from his […]

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Chicken Wings Recipe

Jul 26, 2011 6 Comments

By Sportsglutton Slight change of plans today for the NFL Recipe Series, as I’m posting the Tampa Bay Buccaneer’s recipe instead of the New Orleans Saints (not to worry…the Saints will come marching in tomorrow).  First things first, this is a repost of our “famous” chicken wings recipe from the blog’s early days, which I […]

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