Simon Grayson, the former Leeds manager who was relieved of his duties last week, has taken over at Huddersfield Town after Lee Clark was fired just five days beforehand. The manager merry-go-round was completed when one of Grayson’s personal friends, Neil Warnock, took the Leeds position a couple of days ago. Grayson’s last game in charge of Leeds was a disappointing 4-1 loss at the hands of Birmingham; this defeat seemed to be the nail on the head of some recent patchy results and ended in his sacking.
Today is "Tharold Simon Day" in Eunice, La., the hometown of former LSU cornerback Tharold Simon, who's expected to be picked in the middle rounds of this weekend's NFL draft. Simon apparently thought that made him above the law. A ... Read Post
The Omar Minaya-Jerry Manuel era is officially over in Queens. The Mets announced Monday morning that Manuel's 2011 contract option would not be picked up and and Minaya had been "relieved of his duties" as general manager. Both mov... Read Post