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 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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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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There’s No Crying In Football…Right?

Oct 11, 2013 18 Comments

Here we go again.  The 24-7 news cycle has pressured our sports’ media folks into another case of “hear-it-here-first-one-up-man-ship.”  And in the process of tripping over each other to get their opinion out first; some people raced out there with some outdated comments on the most recent controversy.  The topic of the moment that I […]

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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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