Tag Archives: Scott Draper

Bill Martin’s Train Wreck

Scott Draper, we are told, resigned the other day. Who? Scott Draper, Assistant AD for Football, under Bill Martin. Scott Draper? Still don’t recall?  He was one of the Three Amigos (along with Rich Rod, and Dir. of FB Ops … Continue reading

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NCAA Conclusions Conflict With Text of Their Decision, or “NCAA Must Learn How to Deal Out Justice From the Mouth of a Child”

One of the best tales in the Arabian Nights is that of Ali Cogia, Trader of Baghdad, who leaves his gold coins, hidden in a vase below a stash of olives, in the safe-keeping of his friend the Merchant, while … Continue reading

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UM’s Wimpy “Corrective Actions”

We’ve already discussed, in the early post on Rich Rod’s phony “Didn’t Know, Didn’t Ask, Didn’t Read, & Overlooked” Defense, the complete absence of any substantive information from RR as to his “Corrective Actions” – he will “redouble [his] efforts” … Continue reading

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NCAA Investigation of WVU May Cause NCAA to Charge UM With Additional Violations

We’ve outlined earlier the extent to which it is obvious, based soley on the UM and RR Filings, that Rich Rod has constructed a “Didn’t Know, Didn’t Read, Didn’t Hear, and Overlooked”defense which does not meet a straight face test, … Continue reading

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Brandon, RR, and UM Dissemble About Admitted Practice-Time Violations

Here’s how to understand the CARA issue. (You need an explanation in common sense terms, because UM and RR – and David Brandon at the press briefings – have played fast and loose with the facts.)  All  contend that the … Continue reading

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Bill Martin’s Cover-Up and Failure to Report Violations, and RR’s Promotion of Un-Compliance

For those of you who don’t want to read everything, let’s summarize the Twelve Common Sense Conclusions you draw from reading the entire public record and both UM & RR Filings:

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Why the Mysterious Missing “Three Amigos” (RR, Labadie, Draper) Texts are Important

[Sum:  UM Investigation was rendered almost meaningless by lack of any info about communications amongst the Three Amigos – RR, Draper, Labadie – because RR had no UM email.  RR most likely texted on a Blackberry with them, but Investigators … Continue reading

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RR’s Secretary – Wacky Job Description – Made Up In the Dark of Night?

[Sum: Job Descriptions submitted by Three Amigos – RR, Draper, Labadie – were a year late, and look jerry-rigged and made up in dark of night. RR Secy JD curiously seems to require top-secret clearance. Draper and Labadie’s don’t require … Continue reading

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The Timeline: Dec. ’07 – Sept. ’09 – THE Precise History of Bill Martin and RR Thumbing Their Noses at Compliance

Based On UM Filing and Coach Rodriguez’ Filing [“RR Filing”] with NCAA on May 25, 2010, this excerpted Timeline gives the reader a boiled-down outline of events in chronological order. The absence of any such Timeline in either of the … Continue reading

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