Axa Mansard Insurance Plc (MANSAR.ng) 2006 Annual Report

first_imgAxa Mansard Insurance Plc (MANSAR.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Insurance sector has released it’s 2006 annual report.For more information about Axa Mansard Insurance Plc (MANSAR.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Axa Mansard Insurance Plc (MANSAR.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Axa Mansard Insurance Plc (MANSAR.ng)  2006 annual report.Company ProfileAXA Mansard Insurance Plc is an insurance and asset management company in Nigeria. The company offers solution products for motor, life, travel, education and commercial insurance as well as financial advisory services, portfolio and risk management services and investment consulting services. AXA Mansard Insurance Plc’s head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. AXA Mansard Insurance Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more

3 simple steps to replace your entire wage with dividends

first_img “This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997” Generating a resilient passive income from dividend stocks may be a simpler process than you realise. It could even replace your entire wage in the long run, and allow you to enjoy financial freedom.Through purchasing high-quality stocks that have affordable dividends while they offer good value for money, you can build a generous passive income which increases at a brisk pace over the coming years.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…High-quality, defensive businessesBuying companies that have solid balance sheets and strong cash flow could improve the reliability of your passive income. Such businesses may be better equipped to overcome difficult economic periods, and may be less likely to reduce their dividends should trading conditions deteriorate.It may be a good idea, therefore, to focus your capital on stocks that have defensive qualities. In other words, buying companies that are less affected by the performance of the economy than most of their index peers. They include utility stocks, some consumer goods businesses and healthcare companies which generally enjoy relatively high levels of demand even if the economic outlook is weak.Certainly, it may be possible to obtain higher dividend yields from cyclical stocks with less robust balance sheets. But they may be more likely to reduce their shareholder payouts at times during the economic cycle, thereby making them riskier investment opportunities for someone that relies on their portfolio for a passive income.Dividend affordabilityCompanies that can easily afford their dividend payouts may be more likely to raise them, and less likely to reduce them. This can impact not only on whether your passive income increases at a faster pace than inflation, but also how robust it proves to be in the long run.Assessing dividend affordability can be undertaken by comparing a company’s net profit to its dividend payments. It may also be worth considering its track record of dividend payouts, and whether they have increased consistently. And, through contemplating a company’s financial prospects and forecasts, you may be able to ascertain the likelihood of its dividends being paid at their current level. This can provide an insight into whether they are likely to offer a stable passive income in the coming years.Low valuationsOf course, buying stocks while they trade on low valuations can help you to replace your wage with dividend payments. Lower valuations can mean higher yields, which may help you to maximise the income from your capital. They may also lead to strong capital returns in the long run which make it easier to generate a passive income.Clearly, the stock market has experienced a hugely volatile period since the start of the year. This may continue in the near term, but over the long run dividend stocks appear to offer a relatively attractive means of generating a generous passive income. As such, now could be the right time for long-term investors to purchase income stocks. I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. More information about how The Fool collects, stores, and handles personal data is available in its Privacy Statement. 3 simple steps to replace your entire wage with dividends Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares I’m sure you’ll agree that’s quite the statement from Motley Fool Co-Founder Tom Gardner.But since our US analyst team first recommended shares in this unique tech stock back in 2016, the value has soared.What’s more, we firmly believe there’s still plenty of upside in its future. In fact, even throughout the current coronavirus crisis, its performance has been beating Wall St expectations.And right now, we’re giving you a chance to discover exactly what has got our analysts all fired up about this niche industry phenomenon, in our FREE special report, A Top US Share From The Motley Fool. Click here to claim your copy now — and we’ll tell you the name of this Top US Share… free of charge! 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Iain Henderson backed to shine for Ireland at World Cup

first_img“So he’ll have to bring that into the game in some form or other, whether that’s in the set-piece or in the loose. But it’s a big opportunity for him.”Luke Fitzgerald starts for Ireland at inside centre after Robbie Henshaw lost his race for fitness with a hamstring injury. Donnacha Ryan‘s versatility in the second and back rows sees him preferred to Toner on the bench. Ireland: Rob Kearney; Dave Kearney, Jared Payne, Luke Fitzgerald, Keith Earls; Jonathan Sexton, Conor Murray; Jack McGrath, Rory Best, Mike Ross; Iain Henderson, Paul O’Connell (capt); Peter O’Mahony, Sean O’Brien, Jamie Heaslip Replacements: Sean Cronin, Cian Healy, Nathan White, Donnacha Ryan, Chris Henry, Eoin Reddan, Ian Madigan, Simon Zebo Ireland’s backs coach, Les Kiss, has backed lock Iain Henderson to have a standout World Cup partnering captain Paul O’Connell after the Ulster player beat out Devin Toner for a starting position.At the age of 23, Henderson already has 19 international caps to his name, but will make just his fifth start against Canada this Sunday in Cardiff.And while Toner developed a great relationship with O’Connell over the past two RBS 6 Nations campaigns, Kiss believes Henderson is ready to step in and make his mark.“Iain has done very well and I don’t think it’s just in this off-season either, he’s come in over the last two years, and he’s been learning the ropes, not only through Paul O’Connell but also through Devin Toner,” Kiss told the Press Association. “He’s learned a lot in that time. “It’s another step up for him, a big tournament and it will be exciting for him. But we’ve seen what he can deliver. The potential’s there but if he’s got his mind on and his head right he can be a damaging player. Backs coach Les Kiss believes Iain Henderson will make the most of his chance to cement his position in Ireland’s second row at this World Cup LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Iain Henderson is tackled by RIchard Wigglesworth and Billy Vunipola last_img read more

Corbel House / Kamat & Rozario Architecture

first_imgShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/888970/corbel-house-kamat-and-rozario-architecture Clipboard Manufacturers: Jaquar, Saint-Gobain, Asian PaintsProject Architect:Divya JosephCost:15 million INRDesign Team:Smruti Kamat-Rozario, Lester Rozario, Divya JosephCity:BengaluruCountry:IndiaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Niveditaa GuptaRecommended ProductsMetallicsStudcoWall Stop Ends – EzyCapLightsVibiaCeiling Lights – BIGPorcelain StonewareApavisaFloor Tiles – RegenerationPorcelain StonewareCeramiche KeopeCeramic Tiles – BackText description provided by the architects. The design developed from the client’s brief, which was to have a modern house inspired by the family’s roots in Kerala, India. We looked towards traditional palace construction of Kerala for inspiration. We noticed a few key features that most of these structures portrayed, such as – the verandah that wrapped the living spaces all around, the appearance of a heavy masonry base on the ground floor, with thick arches and carved columns and a first floor which appeared to be lighter in terms of materials and overall treatment. This became the inspiration for the front façade of the building. Carved columns, which are a prominent element of traditional Kerala architecture, were adopted but with a contemporary twist.Save this picture!© Niveditaa GuptaWe fashioned them using a metal sheet, cut out to match the silhouette of a traditional column and placed as a cross. These columns frame the front of the house and sit on a large continuous overhanging balcony. The overhang in the front not only protects the south façade but also allows for ample cross ventilation. The planning has been kept simple. The open and continuous public and semi-public spaces are on the ground floor along with the guest bedrooms. Individual private spaces for the couple and their children, along with a separate family area are on the first floor. The main exercise of designing the plan as an outward-looking structure was to take full advantage of views. The front opens up to a quiet street and the rear of a park. A centrally located skylight over the staircase allows a mild draft of air by ventilating it at the upper level aiding the movement of air.Save this picture!© Niveditaa GuptaThe two sides of the building show the strong presence of exposed brick masonry. The earthy terracotta colour makes a direct reference to the materiality of Kerala architecture and stands in sharp contrast to the light metal balconies pushing through in the front and rear. Openings in the masonry are kept minimal in order to accentuate the openness in the front and rear. The undulating brick masonry is a playful interpretation of a Mangalore tiled roof surface – another element seen extensively in Kerala. The masonry swells out to allow for openings and is constructed using the Flemish bond. As the brick gradually corbels outwards, its negative imprint is seen on the inner side – almost as an acknowledgement of the drama outside!Save this picture!© Niveditaa GuptaSave this picture!© Niveditaa GuptaThe use of materials for the interiors was also inspired by those seen in a traditional Kerala home. The combination of cane screens with teak wood is an attempt to add that element of nostalgia to an otherwise minimal interior.  The continuous, almost monolithic granite floor helps further accentuate the open ground floor plan. The house is powered by solar panels placed on the roof of the structure.Save this picture!© Niveditaa GuptaProject gallerySee allShow lessCasa ECS / Giuseppe Gurrieri StudioSelected ProjectsThree-Roof House / PLAIN WORKSSelected Projects Share “COPY” 2018 “COPY” Year:  India Photographs ArchDaily CopyHouses•Bengaluru, India Architects: Kamat & Rozario Architecture Area Area of this architecture projectcenter_img ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/888970/corbel-house-kamat-and-rozario-architecture Clipboard Corbel House / Kamat & Rozario ArchitectureSave this projectSaveCorbel House / Kamat & Rozario Architecture Area:  3650 ft² Year Completion year of this architecture project Corbel House / Kamat & Rozario Architecture Save this picture!© Niveditaa Gupta+ 33Curated by Fernanda Castro Share Projects Houses CopyAbout this officeKamat & Rozario ArchitectureOfficeFollowProductBrick#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesBengaluruIndiaPublished on February 14, 2018Cite: “Corbel House / Kamat & Rozario Architecture” 14 Feb 2018. 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Santo Amaro / Almeida Fernandes, Arquitectura e Design

first_imgArchDaily ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/954191/santo-amaro-almeida-fernandes-arquitectura-e-design Clipboard Architects: Almeida Fernandes, Arquitectura e Design Area Area of this architecture project CopyAbout this officeAlmeida Fernandes Arquitectura e DesignOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesRefurbishmentRenovationOeirasPortugalPublished on January 14, 2021Cite: “Santo Amaro / Almeida Fernandes, Arquitectura e Design” [Casa Santo Amaro / Almeida Fernandes Arquitectura e Design] 14 Jan 2021. ArchDaily. Accessed 10 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogSinkshansgroheBathroom Mixers – LogisVinyl Walls3MExterior Vinyl Finish – DI-NOC™ StonePartitionsSkyfoldWhere to Increase Flexibility in SchoolsTiles / Mosaic / GresiteCupa PizarrasVentilated Facade – CUPACLAD UprightGlassLAMILUXGlass Roof PR60ConcreteKrytonCrystalline Waterproofing – KIMSkylightsVELUX CommercialAtrium Longlight Skylights in ExperimentariumMetal PanelsLorin IndustriesAnodized Aluminum – Copper FinishesStonesFranken-SchotterWall Covering & CladdingWindowsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Casement Windows – Rabel 8400 Slim Super Thermal PlusSwingsStudio StirlingHanging Chair – BasketWallcovering / CladdingArrigoni WoodsWood Cladding – AcousticMore products »Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream CopyHouses, Renovation•Oeiras, Portugal Save this picture!© Francisco Nogueira+ 33Curated by Matheus Pereira Share “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/954191/santo-amaro-almeida-fernandes-arquitectura-e-design Clipboard Area:  280 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Projects Manufacturers: BRUMA, Daikin, Sanindusa, Bosch, Carrasco, Grafisoft, JNF, Roca, SCHUSSArquiteto Responsável:Afonso Almeida FernandesCity:OeirasCountry:PortugalMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Francisco NogueiraRecommended ProductsBathroom AccessorieshansgroheBath & Shower ThermostatsBathroom AccessoriesMenuBathroom Accessories – Toilet Roll HolderWoodSculptformTimber Click-on BattensWindowsFAKRORoof Windows – FPP-V preSelect MAXText description provided by the architects. This is a traditional building from the end of the 19th century, originally housed 3 apartments sharing a common garden.Save this picture!© Francisco NogueiraSave this picture!Planta Térreo – PropostaSave this picture!© Francisco NogueiraThe design consists of the rehabilitation and transformation of this building into a single family house. We looked for a design that combines the original features (through the recovery of the exterior facades, including shutters, frames, skirtings), with new materials and contemporary solutions, which are better suited to today’s living.Save this picture!© Francisco NogueiraSave this picture!CortesSave this picture!© Francisco NogueiraThe ground floor was liberated through the demolition of some of the existing walls, and the windows were enlarged, creating fluid social area, full of light and in complete dialogue with the garden. On the 1st floor, all divisions were rearranged, creating two rooms that share a bathroom, and two en-suites. Portuguese stones were selected and carefully applied creating patterns.Save this picture!© Francisco NogueiraThe roof was rebuilt, and three dormer windows were introduced, illuminating a second living space. The staircase is displayed as a centerpiece, a sculpture that unfolds and joins the three floors.The garden was completely renovated, through the reorganization of the existing buildings, and the construction of a swimming pool at the back. In front of the building, a wooden pergola covers the parking and marks the main entrance to the house.Project gallerySee allShow lessHouse in Matadepera / Pepe Gascón ArquitecturaSelected ProjectsWisselbeke Castle & Grounds / Abscis ArchitectenSelected Projects Share “COPY” Year:  Santo Amaro / Almeida Fernandes, Arquitectura e DesignSave this projectSaveSanto Amaro / Almeida Fernandes, Arquitectura e Design Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project 2020 Portugal Santo Amaro / Almeida Fernandes, Arquitectura e Design Houseslast_img read more

Cats Protection launches vet surgery campaign

first_img Cat welfare charity Cats Protection is placing cat care ‘take-one’ leaflets in 2,500 veterinary surgeries across the UK to increase awareness of the charity and offer free guides to cat care.The leaflets, designed by TDA, will outline a selection of free guides ranging from how to treat and prevent parasites to moving home with your cat. Owners will be able to apply for as many of the guides as they like, raising the profile of Cats Protection and allowing it to expand its database with warm contacts for future fundraising campaigns. “This campaign is a great way to reach cat owners and position Cats Protection as the expert in feline welfare,” said Cats Protection Chief Executive Derek Conway. “Providing the leaflets in vets’ surgeries gives the initiative enhanced credibility.” Advertisement Tagged with: Consulting & Agencies Individual giving Howard Lake | 17 September 2003 | News  28 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Cats Protection launches vet surgery campaign AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more

Alnwick Garden launches gift scheme to fundraise for plants and trees

first_img  20 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 16 June 2004 | News Alnwick Garden launches gift scheme to fundraise for plants and trees The Alnwick Garden has launched an appeal to fund 20,000 plants and trees by inviting individuals and companies to make not a straight cash donation but a ‘charity gift’ to friends and family to the value of the plant or tree selected.Donors will be able to decide the value of the gift package they buy with prices ranging from £10 to £2000. The money raised from the gifts will help to pay for a wide range of plants including roses, clematis, hedges and trees. The charity has so far funded 65,000 individual plants, but a remaining 20,000 plants and trees are needed to complete The Garden which will become one of the largest European plant collections in the UK. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Individual giving The ‘charity gift’ idea aims to set the appeal apart from other straight requests for donations. Rachel Johnston, marketing manager for The Alnwick Garden said: “The 20,000 trees and plants that are needed to complete The Garden are an essential part of our plans to create a world class attraction for the people of the North East. The scheme will aim to help provide visitors as well as employees with a with a unique and everlasting present for friends and relatives.”Early donors to the scheme include brother and sister Tony Curry and Judith Jude who donated £1000 to the Support The Alnwick Garden Scheme as a memorial to their parents, and Tim Steele, welcome host at The Alnwick Garden, the first employee to join the Support The Alnwick Garden scheme with a monthly donation. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

MPs support National Giving Week

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. MPs have been approached to help raise the profile of charitable giving, following results from last year’s National Giving Week which found that donating to charity is not a priority for the British public. On average, households spend three times asmuch on tobacco, and three and a half times as much on alcohol than they spendon donations to charity.The 14 MPs promoting the week are drawn from Labour, Conservative and Liberal Democrat ranks. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy MPs representing 14 constituencies throughout the UK have pledged their support for National Giving Week later this month.Launched to raise the profile of charitable giving across the UK, National Giving Week 2005 runs from Monday 17 to Sunday 23 October.The theme for the second annual week is ‘Make more of a difference’. The campaign urges donors to ensure their giving is more effective, challenges companies to get more involved in their communities, and encourages small and medium-sized charities to make more of their fundraising. Advertisementcenter_img Howard Lake | 3 October 2005 | News MPs support National Giving Week  22 total views,  3 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more

Coronation Street’s Sally Whittaker visits India

first_img Howard Lake | 19 September 2008 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Coronation Street’s Sally Whittaker visits India  22 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Coronation Street star Sally Whittaker and her 12 year old daughter, Phoebe, visited Rajasthan, northwest India with ActionAid to meet the child they have been sponsoring for the past eight years.What better way to get even more out of a celebrity supporter, especially an active donor or sponsor, than to share footage of them online after the initial newsworthiness of the event?center_img Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  21 total views,  1 views todaylast_img read more

Louisiana Tech matchup means more for TCU’s Wallow

first_imgTCU linebacker Garret Wallow leads the Frogs and ranks third in the Big 12 with 77 tackles this season. (Heesoo Yang/Staff Photographer) Facebook Linkedin ReddIt printThis year more than ever, NCAA football teams have had to be flexible. Fans have been limited, games have been canceled and players have been forced to sit out due to COVID-19 protocols.TCU Football felt that first hand when their matchup with cross-town rival SMU was postponed on Sept. 5. Though there was an attempt to reschedule, conflicts prohibited the matchup from being plausible, and the Frogs were forced to go to uncharted territory for their tenth game of the 2020 season–Louisiana Tech.“Well, we usually only have seven days to get ready for them. That’s just normal,” head coach Gary Patterson said. “You’d have to play them like you’re playing someone you haven’t played before early in the season. You get as much information as you can.”The Frogs and Bulldogs have not met since 2011, when TCU defeated Louisiana Tech 31-24 in the Poinsettia Bowl in San Diego, Calif.For TCU, the matchup represents a chance to earn their sixth win of the regular season and improve their bowl standing. For linebacker Garret Wallow, though, the game means more, as one of his childhood friends and teammates will be suiting up for the other team.Wallow, originally from New Orleans, was a three-star recruit and the No. 37 overall player in the state of Louisiana out of John Curtis Christian School. Before that, he ran track and played football with Louisiana Tech running back Israel Tucker.“It’s definitely a good excitement,” Wallow said about playing the Bulldogs. “One, the running back [Tucker], I actually grew up with him. We ran together on our relay team and played football together.”Tucker is the Bulldogs’ leading rusher with 497 yards and four touchdowns this season. Even though Louisiana Tech saw all four of their November games either postponed or canceled, the running back exploded in their first game back, rushing for a career-high 161 yards and two scores against North Texas last weekend. TCU linebacker Garrett Wallow (30) sits back in coverage against Oklahoma State on Dec. 5, 2020. (Heesoo Yang/Staff Photographer)Wallow has been the backbone of the TCU defense both as a leader and a player all season, ranking third in the Big 12 with 77 tackles. On Monday, he was named a semifinalist for the Lott Impact Trophy, highlighting his work on and off the field.When asked if he still had the speed to rival his old track teammate and take him down on the field if needed, Wallow laughed.“I don’t even know, man. It’s been a long time since we went at it,” Wallow said. “He’s definitely a good guy. He’s a hard runner. I’m excited to play him. I talked to him last week, and we’re both excited to play each other again.”Tucker plays a big role in a Louisiana Tech offense that averages 31.8 points per game (third in C-USA), despite only totaling 335.5 yards per contest. Patterson said that their Big 12 comparison would have to be the high-flying Texas Tech Red Raiders.“They’ve got some guys who can run around and do some stuff,” Patterson said. “You’ve got to get ready to play. All the screens, all the quick game; and then they’ll throw vertical at you, so you’ve got to get ready to play.”The TCU defense has given up just under 26 points per game this season. For the Frogs to win, Wallow will need to get the better of his former teammate, preventing Tucker from ripping off big runs and opening up opportunities for the Bulldogs’ offense.TCU kicks off against Louisiana Tech this Saturday, Dec. 12, at Amon G. Carter Stadium at 6 p.m. Colin Post is a Sports Broadcasting and Journalism double-major from Houston, Texas. Along with sports writing, Colin hopes to work in sports announcing after he graduates. Colin Post Linkedin Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Previous articleStudent development dean reflects on her 43 years at TCUNext articleEpisode 234 – CFB Week 15, NFL Week 14 Preview Colin Post RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Colin Posthttps://www.tcu360.com/author/colin-post/ Despite series loss, TCU proved they belong against No. 8 Texas Tech TCU rowing program strengthens after facing COVID-19 setbacks Twitter First TCU spring game since 2018 gets fans primed for a highly-anticipated fall Twitter + posts ReddIt TCU baseball finds their biggest fan just by saying hello Taylor’s monster slam highlights big weekend for TCU Athleticslast_img read more