Lt. Philip Nolan

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Snelson Commits, Miami Continues 2016 Hot Streak


Snelson gives Miami a 6 person 2016 recruiting class, all but one of which is currently 4 stars.



Well....are you?


Stephen Morris Poll

Should Morris play against USF? YOU DECIDE!

My Response To Alligator Army


I recorded this video as a response to the post put up on Alligator Army that had my (Twitter) name all over it.


An EDSBS Hivemind Meat Rub

We all enjoy our BBQ. We all enjoy our rubs. Hell, we all enjoy incessantly arguing about which is best. As of late, I have been wanting to create a rub recipe that I would be able to use as my...

Miami football preview posted at


The guys at just posted their Miami football preview, here is a snippet and the link... Year 3 could be the turning point in Al Golden's tenure in Coral Gables. With their fate with the NCAA somehow still up in the air, there is quite a bit of uncertainty still surrounding the once dominant Miami program. Last year's 7-5 season was a step in the right direction, with this year being the Canes' chance to make a breakthrough. The offensive firepower is undoubtedly good enough to win the Coastal Division, but major strides will be needed from the defense. Also, they have an ACC Fantasy Football game at this year, check it out.

Canes Stay Hot In SoFla, Land CB Nigel Bethel


This 2014 class just grows and grows. With Nigel Bethel on board, the Canes now have 22 commitments, and the majority are from right in their backyard.

A Sad, But Infinitely Proud, Goodbye


Over the course of the next few days, I will be stepping down as manager of State Of The U. My time here rebuilding this site, and transforming it into what it has become, will forever be one of...

Canes Land Big Time DT Travonte Valentine


You know all those DT's that everyone wants Miami to get? Well that list just got smaller today. Travonte Valentine picked Miami over FSU and UF.

Canes Flip Arky DE Demetrius Jackson, Sorry Randy!


Miami offered Jackson yesterday, and today he decided to flip allegiances.

CONFIRMED: Wisconsin's David Gilbert is a Cane


After a week of guessing who Brennan Carroll was referring to when he sent out an unaccompanied recruit tweet last Friday, the culprit has been revealed.

SOTU Position Previews: Tight Ends


The tight end position is broken down, and we tell you what to expect from the current guys on the roster.


Way Too Early Scholarship/Roster Number Update

Concerned about the number of recruits that Miami has at the current time? Don't be. There are plenty of spots remaining.

The Trifecta: Canes Land 3rd Recruit, TE Herndon


Two defensive recruits now on the board, and the Canes have added a third in TE Chris Herndon!

Canes Land 2nd Defensive Commit, LB Darrion Owens


Two commits in one day? It's been a great start to the weekend. Miami's 2014 class now has 2 line backers with today's addition of Darrion Smith out of Orange Park.

Welcome To The U: Canes Land LB/DE Mike Smith


After coming close a few times, and doing his due diligence, three star hybrid LB/DE Mike Smith out of Miami Northwestern has finally chosen Miami. He will likely grow into a full time DE, and...

SOTU Mailbag: Golden's Job, Hoops, and More!


This week's mailbag featured more questions about hoops, recruiting, and even one about whether or not Golden should be on the hot seat.

Canes Post-NSD Pickups


Golden has added a plethora of talent to the 2013 roster since that busy February day, and most all of it figures to play.

JUCO DT Picks Canes, Bolsters 2013 Defensive Line


Golden cares not if you are fresh out of high school or coming in with a year of prep under your belt. If you can play, suit up. Julio Derosier is the latest JUCO player to sign with Miami, and...

SOTU Mailbag: FSU, The Secondary, And Hoops!


In the first edition of the SOTU Mailbag, we cover a wide range of topics, from the Canes' secondary, to the recruiting aspect of hoops, and much more.

WR Langham Camps, The Commits To Canes


Local wide out Darrell Langham attended two Miami games in 2012, and committed today after spending some time on campus during Golden's football camp.

Shapiro Awakens, Vomits More Words Onto SI


Just wake me up when this shit is over.

Canes Land Georgia LB Juwon Young After Camp


Golden's football camp turns out to be a good thing yet again, with Miami landing a big time line backer.



Introducing the SOTU Mailbag. You sent us questions, we try our best to answer them. Yes, I know the logo isn't perfect. Shut up.

Jacoby Briscoe Transferring


Today, Jacoby Briscoe announced on his Twitter page that he would be leaving UM, and is awaiting his release.

Canes Pick Up 2013 Dual Sport Commit Walter Tucker


It's been a busy Thursday morning, with the Canes landing 2014 DT Courtel Jenkins, which was followed up by landing 2013 football/track commit Walter Tucker

Canes Land 3* NJ DT Courtel Jenkins


Good morning, Canes fans! You like waking up greeted by a 300 pounds defensive tackle? We sure do!

Canes Vs. Owls: Gonna Be A Tough Day For FAU


To open the season, Miami takes on the Owls of Florida Atlantic. Not only should Miami win this one going away, it should be a reason to honor the legend of Howard Schnellenberger. Do the right...

SOTU Player Profiles: A Third Generation Cane


Anthony Chickillo came to UM with more history behind him that most other recruits that have stepped foot on to the Coral Gables campus. His father, and his father before him, had given their all...

Canes Land 3* Pro-Style QB Brad Kaaya


The 2014 class grows by yet another, as Brad Kaaya pledges to the Canes over other West Coast schools.

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