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  • So what did Richard Sherman say to Michael Crabtree? Now we know thanks to ‘Sound FX’

    01/23/2014 11:56:08 AM PST · by doug from upland · 41 replies
    So what did Richard Sherman say to Michael Crabtree? Now we know thanks to ‘Sound FX’
  • David Shaw knows the other side of Richard Sherman

    01/21/2014 12:38:59 PM PST · by doug from upland · 20 replies
    David Shaw knows the other side of Richard Sherman Posted by Darin Gantt on January 21, 2014, 8:40 AM EST Richard Sherman AP Stanford coach David Shaw has seen both sides of Richard Sherman. And when something has two sides, there has to be an edge that separates them. That edge, Shaw said, it what makes the Seahawks cornerback so special on the field. “Bill Walsh said you want guys with high character who are great players and great people,” Shaw said, via Jon Wilner of the San Jose Mercury News. “But every once in a while, you have to...
  • AZ Cardinals not looking good tonight

    12/14/2009 8:28:43 PM PST · by Justaham · 7 replies · 533+ views
    12-14-09 | Me
    Despite weather, 49ers are storming the Cards tonight. Too much AZ turnovers. Gore just scored a touchdown. SF 24, AZ 9
  • 49ers sign Michael Crabtree to six-year deal

    10/07/2009 10:11:53 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 18 replies · 694+ views
    Mercury News ^ | 10/7/09 | Daniel Brown
    After one day of face-to-face talks, the 49ers have reached a deal with first-round draft pick Michael Crabtree. Working into the early morning, Crabtree signed a six-year deal, ending his contract impasse after 72 days. As of 4 a.m., no other details were available. The No. 10 overall pick will be at the team's Santa Clara headquarters today when the 49ers hit the practice field after Tuesday's day off. Citing league sources, ESPN reported that the Crabtree will get a six-year contract that he can void in five years if he meets undefined performance clauses.
  • Report: Crabtree offer is reduced

    09/23/2009 10:44:56 AM PDT · by Brookhaven · 96 replies · 3,171+ views
    Mercury News ^ | 9-15-09 | Daniel Brown
    Michael Crabtree celebrated his 22nd birthday Monday. As an unwanted gift, multiple reports surfaced that the 49ers are poised to drop their offer to the No. 10 overall pick out of Texas Tech. Citing team sources, Michael Silver of Yahoo! Sports wrote that Crabtree's continued absence makes him less valuable to the 49ers on a prorated basis and added, "Translation: The team just reduced its offer and will continue to do so with each passing week." A day earlier, Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reported that the 49ers sent a letter to Crabtree "modifying" their offer. Responding to the Fox...
  • Homeland Security official on leave following PhD Flap (Yet another Clinton holdover)

    06/06/2003 12:36:59 PM PDT · by Brian Mosely · 4 replies · 1,306+ views
    Hobbsonline | Bill Hobbs
    Why Hasn't This Received More Attention?A top official at the Department of Homeland Security is investigated and now placed on leave after questions arise regarding her PhD, which appears to have come from a "diploma mill" rather than a legitimate university. Yet, outside of a few niche publications, Washington Technology, Government Computer News, and Federal Computer Week, that cover the business of selling technology products and services to the government, the story has received scant attention. UPDATE: The Washington Post's Al Kamen did cover the story on June 4, with an item in a round-up of news. Interesting tidbits: Laura...
  • Congressional scrutiny of Homeland official steps up (Laura Callahan update)

    06/05/2003 11:17:22 AM PDT · by TankerKC · 71 replies · 1,184+ views
    Washington Technology ^ | June 6, 2003 | Patience Wait and Wilson P. Dizard III
    <p>Following news reports that a senior official at the Homeland Security Department appears to have obtained her academic degrees from an unaccredited diploma mill, several members of Congress are seeking to learn how background checks and security clearances failed to flag the questionable credentials.</p> <p>Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., chairwoman of the Democratic Caucus’ Homeland Security task force, sent a letter June 4 to HSD secretary Tom Ridge asking for a full investigation.</p>
  • HSD official obtained Ph.D. from diploma mill

    06/02/2003 3:45:48 AM PDT · by decimon · 117 replies · 3,149+ views
    Washington Technology ^ | 05/30/03 | By Patience Wait and Wilson P. Dizard III
    HSD official obtained Ph.D. from diploma mill By Patience Wait and Wilson P. Dizard III Post Newsweek Tech Media A high-ranking career official in the Homeland Security Department apparently obtained her doctorate from a Wyoming diploma mill. Laura L. Callahan, now senior director in the office of department CIO Steven Cooper, states on her professional biography that she “holds a Ph.D. in Computer Information Systems from Hamilton University.” Callahan, who is also president of the Association for Federal IRM and a member of the CIO Council, is commonly called by the title “Dr.” Callahan’s resume says she began her civil...
  • Senator calls on HSD to investigate official’s doctorate (Update)

    06/03/2003 5:42:34 PM PDT · by decimon · 18 replies · 338+ views
    Government Computer News ^ | Patience Wait and Wilson P. Diazard III
    A senate committee chairwoman today turned up the heat on the Homeland Security Department’s investigation of a senior government career official’s claim of a Ph.D. from a Wyoming university that, according to its literature, requires no attendance and scant course work. Hamilton University, the source of the official’s doctorate, grants bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees based on life and work experience. "I am very concerned by allegations that a senior Department of Homeland Security official may have misrepresented her academic credentials," said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, chairman of the Governmental Affairs Committee, which oversees Homeland Security. “I have written today...