STEVE BRUCE sympathises with the pressure Nigel Pearson is under at Leicester - but believes it is wrong for a manager to let his guard down
or look for confrontation.
COLDPLAY'S Chris Martin let his guard down
yesterday and declared dating and marrying Gwyneth Paltrow was like a lottery win.
Cole, 30, has been trying to keep his relationship with Cooper, 27, under wraps, but he let his guard down
to party with her and team-mates after a 2-0 win over Man City on March 20.
So it was a surprise when one of this patch's most esteemed scribes let his guard down
during the Swansea v Wolves match on Saturday.
So for a brief moment this week, Carroll let his guard down
and thought about Louisiana State coach Nick Saban.
At first, he hid the burst mattress look under a baseball cap but then let his guard down
and took it off, leaving fellow rugby fans stunned.
But Goldenboots let his guard down
during the recent match where he was spotted with his inhaler.
Richmond let his guard down
in Washington, naively believing that escaping the miserable Kings for the promising Wizards in a blockbuster trade for Chris Webber meant a legitimate chance to play for something more meaningful than pride and stats.
OLYMPIC boxing hero Kenny Egan let his guard down
last night as he picked up yet another award.
Let him know that you want to get closer to him and that he can trust you to let his guard down
In Beverly Hills late one night in 1947, he let his guard down
, and paid with his life.
MR Nasty Simon Cowell has let his guard down
to reveal a softer side - as benefactor to teenage dance sensation George Sampson.
Indeed, he is one of the precious few people O'Neal trusts enough to let his guard down
One of the hawkers let his guard down
during a lull in the foot traffic and told me that he and his many colleagues, all young Mexican men who speak flawless English, previously worked at such resort boom towns as Cancun, Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta.
Doreen Graham, from the SSPCA, said: "We wish he would just let his guard down
for a minute so we can get him off to his proper home.