Mariotti Show Replay: Friday, Feb. 28th
Missed part of the show? Here’s a rewind of the program on February 28, 2014.
The Mariotti Show streams live M-F noon to 3 ET.
Hour One on The Jay Mariotti Show: February 28, 2014:
INCOGNITO GETS HELP
– Checks into psychiatric care center
– Should have done this weeks ago
– Sincere? Or stunt to save NFL career?
– Saturday becomes unrestricted FA
– No team should give him another shot
– Would be hypocritical with Sam arriving
BRAWL IN UTAH
– Why so much anger in college basketball?
– New Mexico St player heaves ball at Utah Valley player
– Coincides with students rushing court after win
– Worst nightmare: fan swings at N.M. St. player
– This after Marcus Smart shoves fan
– Social media enables fans to abuse players
– Hopefully, March Madness not so mad
– Amazing how he attracts attention for anything
– Black, carbon-fiber mask, fashion statement
– Teammates have fun with it
– Gunning for MVP, but should be resting more
– Preparing him for playoffs more important
– Durant candidacy shaky lately, but title first
Hour Two on The Jay Mariotti Show: February 28, 2014:
INCOGNITO, BRAWL UPDATES
TEBOW, A CHEATER?
– No, talked to Meyer recruit on phone for eight seconds
– While Meyer was with family on vacation
– Ohio State self-reports several violations
– Not that NCAA investigates anything anymore
– NCAA enforcement division in shambles
– ESPN won’t be investigating, with $8 b stake in sport
– Why hasn’t NCAA probed Oklahoma State?
– Why did ESPN aggressively attack that SI story?
– Because ESPN is in bed with big-time programs now
THE GREAT SLOWDOWN
– Saban, Bielema trying to slow down hurry-up offenses
– In truth, trying to protect their old-school ways
– Sure to be voted down, if it even gets that far
– Game better with high pace attacks
– No data that proves injuries are up because of it
– Kentucky loses again, not ready for tournament
– Calipari may bolt for Knicks, why stay?
– Has proved his point about one-and-dones
– Follow Carroll lead: Fail in pros, title in college, back to NBA
– Any one of 12-15 teams could win it all
– Syracuse has another tough game at Virginia
– Boeheim has declared war on ACC, ACC winning
– Kansas will be dangerous, Self doing good job with stars
– Wichita State, San Diego State: don’t call them mid-majors
– Why isn’t Billy Donovan getting more praise?
Hour Three on The Jay Mariotti Show: February 28, 2014:
MANZIEL MANIA CONTINUES
– Taken hits this week from Switzer, Jaworski
– Always going to be a lightning rod and target
– Gruden interview with Manziel on ESPN a classic
– Is he serious about growing up? Or an interview front?
– Houston has to take him, period
– If Texans pass on Texan, never live it down
– Finally would be bigger in state than Cowboys
RORY MCELROY BACK
– On same course where walked off, leads pack
– At 24, has buried bad year and refocused
– He and Wozniacki engaged, game right
– Woods could learn lessons
– This is Tiger’s worst start as pro
– Haney says too bulked-up in shoulder
– McEnroy will win a major this year, not Woods
– Thursday with Phoenix TV station
JAY’S OSCAR SELECTIONS
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