Texas Tech Player: Team ‘Excited’ Leach Is Gone

Via ESPN-TV, here’s some of the first on the record responses from Texas Tech players about Mike Leach’s firing today.

Texas Tech Players Agree With Mike Leach's Firing

Starting Center Shawn Byrnes on Leach: “He didnt understand how to deal with people. … Everyone is excited about this to be honest. Adam James took a stand. How could punish a kid for having a concussion? What could that possibly accomplish?

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War Hero Welcomed Into Cincinnati Bengal Huddle

Yesterday, the highly-litigated Cincinnati Bengals took time out from their practice to welcome a true American hero onto the field: Army Sgt. Michael Garvin.

Sgt. Gavin welcomed to Bengals camp

Garvin has been on two tours of Iraq, the second cut short because of a pesky IED. He’s faced down live grenades, rocket launchers and camouflaged enemy combatants, but nothing shows his amazing testicular fortitude like having the guts to name one of your own sons after a Bengal.

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