Tops Dogs of Week 2

Sep 13, 2013 No Comments

  Welcome to our new new feature this season called Top Dogs of the Week where we highlight a handful of NFL matchups we believe the underdog, as determined by Vegas, has an excellent chance to cover the spread and/or win. Last Week’s Record: 1-1-1 The Dogs of Week 2… Storylines: It’s never a good sign […]

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The Cardinal Progression

Jun 07, 2013 2 Comments

September 7th can’t get here soon enough for head coach David Shaw and the Stanford Cardinal.  And for good reason, as few programs have experienced the drastic resurgence that the Cardinal have put forth the last three seasons.  For those oblivious, Palo Alto was routinely a sanctuary for college football mediocrity (mediocrity is probably being […]

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Four Downs: College Preview and Picks

Sep 13, 2012 2 Comments

Quick Hits Rutgers (2-0) vs. South Florida (2-0) -8, 48 O/U There is nothing like facing quality non-conference opponents to get you ready for your own conference play.  The Bulls 32-31 road win versus Nevada last week certainly qualified as just that.  Senior quarterback B.J. Daniels spearheaded a South Florida offense that generated 572 yards […]

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2012 College Football Primer

Jul 24, 2012 5 Comments

The start of the college football season is a little more than a month away and to get your football motor going, here are some storylines/questions that I will be keeping my eye on as the season unfolds: Which Cardinal Quarterback will Fill the Shoes of Andrew Luck? Stanford head coach David Shaw has given […]

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Preseason Top 25 Rundown: #13 Nebraska Cornhuskers

Aug 18, 2011 6 Comments

By Sportsgrinder Coaching Staff Head Coach: Bo Pelini O-Coordinator: Tim Beck D-Coordinator: Carl Pelini Game Changers Offensive: Taylor Martinez (QB- Sophomore) Defensive: Lavonte David (LB- Senior) Overview: Goodbye Big 12, hello Big 10!  The Cornhuskers will transition into the newly aligned Legends division within the Big 10 conference this season.  Head coach Bo Pelini has […]

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Preseason Top 25 Rundown: #14 Virginia Tech Hokies

Aug 16, 2011 No Comments

By Sportsgrinder Coaching Staff Head Coach: Frank Beamer O-Coordinator: Bryan Stinespring D-Coordinator: Bud Foster Game Changers Offensive: David Wilson (RB- Junior) Defensive: Jayron Hosley (CB- Junior) Overview: Since joining the ACC back in 2004, Frank Beamer and the Hokies have dominated the conference.  Last season was no different, as the Hokies finished 8-0 in league […]

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Preseason Top 25 Rundown: #19 Missouri Tigers

Jul 29, 2011 No Comments

By Sportsgrinder Coaching Staff: Head Coach: Gary Pinkel O-Coordinator: David Yost D-Coordinator: Dave Steckel Game Changers: Offensive: Michael Egnew (TE- Senior) Defensive: Jacquies Smith (DE- Senior) Overview: Head coach Gary Pinkel has led the Tigers program to at least 8 wins the last five seasons.  During that time, the Tigers have enjoyed immense success on […]

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