I have just finished work on a book tentatively titled The Darkest Valley about three iconic Southern men: Governor George Wallace, Klan leader Robert Shelton, and civil rights lawyer Morris Dees. The book focuses on the 1981 lynching of Michael Donald in Mobile, Alabama. Show More Summary
Robert Morris University made headlines around the world when it became the first university to consider video game League of Legends a varsity sport, and in turn offer scholarships to pro players. Now, a second college has followed suit, the University of Pikeville in Kentucky, a small liberal arts school which will offer a similar program, as […]
Robert Morris University made waves last summer when it announced its intention to add e-sports -- and more specifically, League of Legends scholarships -- to its athletic department. This week Kentucky's University of Pikeville followed...Show More Summary
A second school, Kentucky's University of Pikeville, has decided to join Illinois' Robert Morris University in offering scholarships to talented League of Legends players. This fall, the University of Pikeville will offer "at least 20 scholarships"...
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Perhaps Jay Gruden did it because he really doesn't trust Robert Griffin III. Maybe Gruden looked at Alfred Morris and decided the crestfallen running back had waited long enough for another 20-carry game. Whatever the reason, Gruden finally trusted his running game to lead the offense. Show More Summary
A couple of weeks ago, the Philadelphia Eagles controlled their own postseason destiny. Now, they'll need a Christmas miracle to be playing football in January. Robert Griffin III threw for 220 yards, Alfred Morris ran for 83 and the...Show More Summary
It seems Alfred Morris' revival won't mean much for Robert Griffin III after all. Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden has made the probably necessary decision to ditch Griffin a little sooner than expected, per ESPN reporter Adam...Show More Summary
Robert Griffin III doesn't have a lot to be happy about at the moment. The Washington Redskins quarterback is currently beset with criticism from fans and media so widespread it's turning into a feeding frenzy. He also doesn't seem to...Show More Summary
Questions continue to swirl as to Robert Griffin III's status as the Washington Redskins quarterback. What isn't in doubt is Alfred Morris' place on your fantasy football roster. The running back was one of the team's few offensive stars...Show More Summary
On Monday, NPR's All Things Considered host Robert Siegel talked to New Tech City podcast host Manoush Zomorodi about Robert Morris University's new athletic scholarship program, the first of its kind in the United States - scholarships for League...
Like Serra, Puryear went to Yale’s famed M.F.A. program (1969-71), but he attended five years after Serra had graduated. In fact, Serra and Robert Morris were visiting artists while he was a student there.
Through two games, North Carolina is 2-0 as expected. Early-season contests against the likes of North Carolina Central and Robert Morris are not supposed to pose threats to Carolina's record. They are supposed to be learning opportunities for the coaching staff, players and fans. Some of the events of the first two games are inconsequential. J.P. Show More Summary
Last week, I was honored to facilitate a workshop on best practices in crowd funding in Pittsburgh, PA organized by The Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University in conjunction with its TechNow Conference (where I delivered the keynote). … Read More
Last week, I was honored to deliver the lunch keynote at the 2014 TechNow Conference in Pittsburgh, PA organized by The Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University. (My trick for helping participants avoid a food coma is to get the audience moving).… Read More
Ugh. No Andrew Luck or Tom Brady or Philip Rivers or Robert Griffin III. Ugh! No Arian Foster or Alfred Morris or T.Y. Hilton or DeSean Jackson or DeAndre Hopkins. Ugh. No Rob Gronkowski. Ugh! I found myself saying "ugh" a lot this week as I compiled the rankings, as fantasy owners faced another week with six teams on a bye. Show More Summary
Week 9 of the NFL season was full of surprises when it came to fantasy football. Is Percy Harvin a WR1 as long as Michael Vick starts at QB? Does Alfred Morris' fantasy value go up with Robert Griffin III's return? Watch as Stephen Nelson...Show More Summary
Robert Griffin III returned to action against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. We're here to break down the individual fantasy performances from Washington. Despite bus crashes and rumors of discontent in Washington, Robert Griffin III put up a not-so-bad performance on Sunday. Show More Summary
Robert Griffin III's return boosted Alfred Morris and the Washington Redskins' ground game in Week 9. Despite losing on the road to the Minnesota Vikings, 29-26, the Redskins posted 130 rushing yards, including Morris' best game of the...Show More Summary
Robert Griffin III's return to the lineup understandably drew a ton of attention. It also coincided with a return to fantasy stardom for Alfred Morris. The Washington running back rushed for 92 yards and two touchdowns in Sunday's 29-26 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. Show More Summary