I've been with the Herald for 30 years, though regular readers swear it seems longer. I've been chief sub-editor, literary editor and deputy sports editor. Opinion is divided on whether this is a testimony to my versatility or a judgment on my inability to hang on to a job.
The supporters of Dunfermline Athletic and Hearts await updates with trepidation. Kilmarnock fans are seeking to take control of their club in the wake of the dismissal of their manager and in a climate of heavy debt.
Yet on the day that Rangers went into administration in February last year, there was a move towards rehabilitation for another club. Gretna 2008 was compiling its formal application for an SFA licence.