Spied from the Crow's Nest

Nuggets & Briefs: From his perch in the crow's nest, Al Myatt peers beyond the realm of Bonesville for items of interest to our readers. Visit the Nuggets & Briefs Archives to review Nuggets & Briefs from previous months. For a more extensive compilation of headlines from ECU and beyond, visit Greg Vacek's Web Headlines Roundup...

[Go to Archives from Aug. 2012 to the Present...]

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ECU chancellor to step down

Ballard relinquishing post following upcoming school year. Read more at wral.com.

Navy officially joins AAC

Midshipmen's first conference foe will be ECU. Read more at eyeonannapolis.com.

There's life after football for George Koonce

Former ECU, NFL player crafts software for college athletes. Read more at footballmatters.org.

Spikes pleads guilty

Former Patriot gets year of probation in hit-and-run. Read more at espn.com.

Government may block Redskins from D.C.

Report: Obama administration won't go along with move from Landover, MD, to old Robert F. Kennedy Stadium location unless team changes name. Read more at yardbarker.com.

ESPN to Olberman: Pipe down

Network wants anchor to quit doing "commentary." Read more at hollywoodreporter.com.

Carrasco loses no-hitter with 1 strike to go

Cleveland right-hander finishes with 1-hitter in 8-1 win over Rays. Read more at msn.com.

Love sticking with Cavs

Injury sidelined him during run to NBA finals. Read more at cbssports.com.

Pelicans secure Davis

Deal valued at $145 million. Read more at nbcsports.com.

Tiger hoping to find game

Woods playing at Greenbrier after taking break. Read more at wralsportsfan.com.

Fox exec responds

Network criticized for U.S. Open coverage. Read more at usatoday.com.

Tomlinson, Brian accorded ACC honors

Duke star edges Notre Dame's Grant for male award. Read more yahoo.com.

Navy replacing Prowler with Growler

Marine Corps will continue flying Prowler out of Cherry Point through 2019. Read more at examiner.com.

For a more extensive compilation of headlines from ECU and beyond, visit Greg Vacek's Web Headlines Roundup...


Emmert earned $1.8 million in 2013

NCAA president had $1.3 million salary, other compensation. Read more at usatoday.com.

Nike chairman Phil Knight stepping down

76-year-old co-founder plans to stay involved with company. Read more at msn.com.

Harbaugh recruiting DE he babysat

Stanford coach helped at home during childbirth. Read more at msn.com.

Brett Favre still confident

He's not planning to come out of retirement. Read more at cbssports.com.

Russell Wilson floats figure

QB mentions $25 million on upper end of salary. Read more at nbcsports.com.

Kings checking out Calipari

NBA club determining interest of Kentucky kingpin. Read more at yahoo.com.

Slumping Cubs hire a magician

Manager Joe Maddon hoping some tricks will improve team's fortunes. Read more at msn.com.

Team USA adds Triangle hurlers

Collegians meet Cuban club. Read more at wralsportsfan.com.

Daytona offering flag exchange

Track hosting events on Independence Day weekend. Read more at espn.com.

USA heads to World Cup Final

Carli Lloyd sparks 2-0 victory over top-ranked Germany. Read more at msn.com.

For a more extensive compilation of headlines from ECU and beyond, visit Greg Vacek's Web Headlines Roundup...

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