It’s About Time To Separate The Men From The Boys

Nov 07, 2013 11 Comments

The Saturday of a PGA golf tournament is often referred to as “moving day” by TV commentators and reporters.  It’s the day that golfers use to try to set themselves up for a strong final push in the final round on Sunday.  Well, in college football, the closest thing to “moving day” is the month […]

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Going Broke In The Business of College Football

Oct 25, 2013 4 Comments

One of my favorite TV shows in recent years was ‘Friday Night Lights,’ a follow-up series to the book and movie.  It’s a show that follows high school football in Texas and how wild and crazy the fandom for the sport is in that state.  Near the end of the series the main character, the […]

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College Football’s Saturday Seven

Oct 18, 2013 10 Comments

The college football season has reached the midway point and the drama is building towards the release of the first BCS poll of the season.   We’ve seen major upsets like last week’s Utah victory over Stanford and Texas’ emphatic win over previously undefeated and heavily favored Oklahoma.  Some teams have lost their promising seasons to […]

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All Eyes On The Field…Or Are They?

Oct 04, 2013 11 Comments

I must be getting old.  I found myself reminiscing the other day about “the good ole” days…and I actually said those words out loud.  The focus of my nostalgia?  College football.  When I was growing up it was such a simple concept.  Friday night you laid out the jersey you wanted to wear to the […]

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College Football’s Saturday Seven

Sep 20, 2013 6 Comments

Lee Corso is putting on mascot heads, the rankings have already seen major shifts, and some teams have had their national title hopes dashed while others in a perfect position to make a run.  This all means college football is underway and with it we’ve already had enough action to cause a stir in fan […]

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The Rivalry…A Full-Bodied Experience With A Great Finish

Aug 23, 2013 25 Comments

Rivalry…a word that stokes the emotion of sports fans everywhere.  Rival teams despise each other.  Fan bases can’t stand to be around each other before, during or after the game.  Rivalries get the blood boiling, the nerves shaking and the trash-talk raging.  And in my opinion, no sport has perfected the rivalry better, than college […]

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BCS Title Game Preview: Alabama vs. Notre Dame

Jan 05, 2013 9 Comments

The Back Drop: Head coach Brian Kelly certainly had “Irish eyes smiling” in 2012, as Notre Dame capped off their first undefeated regular season since 1988.  Back at the onset of the season, very few prognosticators (including yours truly) gave the Fighting Irish a chance to appear in a BCS Bowl game, let alone run […]

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