SPORTS COLUMNIST

David J. Neal
Since coming to The Herald in 1989, David Neal has covered shootings, domestic violence, labor strife which is to say he covered high school sports and Florida International sports for three and a half seasons, the Florida Panthers for 11 seasons, the NFL/Miami Dolphins for four seasons. Along the way, the Indianapolis born and raised Neal has written several auto racing columns, although he considers the Indianapolis 500's Race Day the one holiday on which he refuses to work.

Email David at dneal@miamiherald.com

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David J. Neal: FIU, FAU can derail Marshall, affect first College Football Playoff

 
FILE - In this Dec. 27, 2013, file photo, Marshall's quarterback Rakeem Cato throws in the first half of the Military Bowl NCAA college football game against Maryland in Annapolis, Md. This year, Marshall, which joined Conference USA in 2005, is the preseason favorite.

Conference USA football coaches solidly picked FIU to finish last in the league’s East Division.