The Saturday Seven

Sep 24, 2016 Comments Off on The Saturday Seven

Time flies when you’re having fun, and I think most college football fans would agree that the season to date has been a lot of fun.  Which means time is indeed flying as we’re already through the first quarter of the college football regular season.  It’s safe to say that this season has been anything […]

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The Saturday Seven

Sep 02, 2016 Comments Off on The Saturday Seven

There was no better feeling than waking up and seeing college football highlights on television.  The long offseason is officially over.  Somebody better remind the Tennessee Volunteers that the season has begun, as they needed overtime to beat the Sun Belt’s Appalachian State Mountaineers in front of 100,000 people in Knoxville.  What a way to […]

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The Saturday Seven

Nov 08, 2014 2 Comments

The new playoff system promised to generate excitement this season in college football, and it has not disappointed.  Debating who should be ranked where is as heated as ever.  We’re more than half way through the season, and nothing is even close to being decided.  There were surprises like Ole Miss that have come back […]

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The Season’s Final Saturday Seven, Monday Style

Jan 06, 2014 7 Comments

There are people who say, “All good things come to an end.”  Well, that can be true.  Luckily, with regards to college football, this statement does not fit.  While the exciting football season that was 2013 is coming to a close, it’s not the end.  It’s merely a pause until the 2014 season gets our […]

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A Wild Ride Through Rivalry Week

Dec 06, 2013 3 Comments

Back at the beginning of the season sports-glutton.com took a look at the college football “Rivalry” phenomenon and why it serves as a model to other sports, both college and pro, in generating fan passion and fervor (click here for article).  Well, rarely does something live up to its billing.  After the past couple of […]

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College Football’s Saturday Seven

Nov 22, 2013 5 Comments

The game of football has four quarters.  When the whistle blows at the end of the third quarter you see the players hold up four fingers to symbolize crunch time.  It’s time to put up or shut up.  How you play the fourth quarter will determine the outcome of a competitive game.  We have now […]

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It’s All About The ‘Brand’

Nov 15, 2013 16 Comments

The NFL is a money-making machine that has turned the game of professional football into a billion dollar business.  The powers that be realized long ago there was money to be made in areas outside of the games themselves.  They saw the revenue potential of TV advertising and marketing programs based around multiple product categories.  […]

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