A map on the wall at the National Hurricane Center on Thursday afternoon, Sept. 7 2017, shows three current hurricanes on the map, Katia, Irma and Jose.
A map on the wall at the National Hurricane Center on Thursday afternoon, Sept. 7 2017, shows three current hurricanes on the map, Katia, Irma and Jose. Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com
A map on the wall at the National Hurricane Center on Thursday afternoon, Sept. 7 2017, shows three current hurricanes on the map, Katia, Irma and Jose. Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com

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About Greg Cote

Greg Cote

@gregcote

Greg Cote has been a Miami Herald sports columnist since 1995 and also writes the Random Evidence blog and NFL predictions along with his notorious sidekick the Upset Bird. He has covered Hurricanes football (1984-88), the Dolphins (1990-91) and major events including Super Bowls, NBA Finals, World Series, Stanley Cup, Olympics and World Cup.
Read Greg Cote's Random Evidence blog at http://blogs.herald.com/random_evidence/