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By Doug Martin, the author of Hoosier School Heist (find it on Facebook ) cross-posted at the Hoosier School Heist Blog Without a doubt, Betsy DeVos and her family members are some of the biggest players behind school privatization in Indiana (and several other states, so see the end of this piece). Show More Summary

Indiana Republican Bill Fine is Fine with the Billionaire Crowd

by Doug Martin at Hoosier School Heist TV (This article was first posted on Doug Martin's new blog) When word broke recently that Indiana Republican state representative Bill Fine’s daughter--a Mitch Daniels-pick and Mike Pence-reinstated state board of ed. Show More Summary

Heading into contract year, Doug Martin has his best offseason

Sometimes the promise of free agency can spur a player to kick it into another gear. That seems to be the case with Buccaneers running back Doug Martin. The Bucs didn’t pick up the fifth-year option on Martin’s rookie contract, meaning he becomes an unrestricted free agent in March. According to Roy Cummings of the…

Bucs don’t pick up Doug Martin option

Three years ago, the man dubbed the Muscle Hamster became one of the hot young players in the NFL.  Now, running back Doug Martin is just another guy. The Buccaneers have confirmed that notion by not picking up Martin’s fifth-year option, via Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times. Martin rushed for 1,454 yards in…

Doug Martin's Contract Option Not Exercised by Bucs: Latest Details and Reaction

When Doug Martin rushed for 386 yards in a two-week span during his rookie season, it appeared the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' first-round pick in 2012 was well spent. Two nondescript campaigns later, however, and the Bucs appear ready toShow More Summary

Agent's Take: A guide to fifth-year options for 2012 first-round picks

Picking up Andrew Luck's fifth-year option is a no-brainer. But what about RG3 in Washington? Or Matt Kalil or Doug Martin? Ex-agent Joel Corry predicts the market.

Doug Martin Still Holds Plenty of Value in an NFL Backfield

After an amazing rookie year in 2012, Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin’s value has plummeted over the last two years. Last season, he split time with Bobby Rainey and Charles Sims, compiled just 558 yards from scrimmageShow More Summary

Is Doug Martin expendable?

TAMPA, Fla. – There has been a lot of talk about the possibility of the Buccaneers trading quarterback Mike Glennon. That makes sense because Glennon could have more value to other teams than he does for the Bucs, who probably ly will draft Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota with the No. Show More Summary

Bucs need to keep RB Doug Martin

TAMPA, Fla. – On the surface, Buccaneers running back Doug Martin looks very expendable. He’s coming off an unproductive season and the coaching staff seems to have big plans for Charles Sims in his second season. The Bucs should be able to get a decent draft pick in exchange for Martin. Show More Summary

A Few “Facts” and Questions for Indiana Democrat Justin Moed

by Doug Martin Straight off the heels of meeting private and charter school students at the statehouse rally for school privatization (sponsored by Hoosiers for Quality Education, Charter Schools USA, K-12 online learning, and many other...Show More Summary

Charter Schools USA, H4QED, and Indiana State Board of Ed

By Doug Martin As I point out in Hoosier School Heist, if it wasn’t for the Bush family, Charter Schools USA (CS USA) would never have been imported from Florida into Indiana. As my book details, CS USA has been buying Indiana politicians for some time. Show More Summary

TNTP and Indiana SBOE’s Crony Corporate Teacher Evaluation Agenda

by Doug Martin Funded by Bill Gates and started by corporate school darling Michelle Rhee, The New Teachers Project has a big role in my book Hoosier School Heist. And this corporate consulting/temporary teacher group is at it again, this time with help from the Indiana State Board of Education. Show More Summary

A Tribute to Mike Sage, a True Fighter for Indiana Education and Children

by Doug Martin Michael Sage passed away last Saturday. He was a true crusader for children and a critic of school privatization in Indianapolis. Through parent and activist Matthew Brooks, I met and talked with Mike several times while...Show More Summary

IPS and the National School Board Buyout

By Doug Martin Although the local powers-that-be who funded the members who won the Indianapolis Public School board 2014 election are well known and mentioned in my book Hoosier School Heist (Al Hubbard, David Harris, Bart Peterson,...Show More Summary

Fantasy football start/sit advice, Week 16: Doug Martin is risky

Doug Martin had a decent game in Week 15. Should fantasy owners use him? Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin actually got it going last week. He rushed the ball 14 times for 96 yards in a loss to the Carolina Panthers. It should be noted that he had a 63-yard run, so that stat line is a little misleading. Show More Summary

Doug Martin's Revival Crucial to the Buccaneers' Future

Running back Doug Martin has a chance to be more than a one-hit wonder with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. A Pro Bowl season during Martin's rookie campaign seems to be a long lost memory. Martin rekindled some of those fond memories with his play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. Show More Summary

Doug Martin shows he has something left

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- If you thought Doug Martin was washed up, think again. With one run, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back showed that he still can be dangerous. That play came in the first quarter of Tampa Bay’s 19-17 loss to the...Show More Summary

Is Doug Martin the Secret Weapon to Win Week 16 Fantasy Football Championships?

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin carried the ball 14 times for 96 yards in Week 15. Is Martin a secret weapon to win fantasy football championships in Week 16? What can owners expect from Martin against the Packers in Week 16? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report Fantasy Expert Anita Marks discuss Martin in the video above. Show More Summary

Fantasy football waiver wire, Week 15: Doug Martin, Charles Sims struggle

That was two fantasy points apiece for the Tampa Bay running backs. We break down the fantasy implications. A week after his best fantasy day of the season, Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin returned to his lows Sunday, and rookie position-mate Charles Sims joined him. Show More Summary

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