By the Numbers: Here Comes the Madness

Mar 11, 2014 2 Comments

Around this time next week, a big chunk of the population will be sitting down to fill out their tournament brackets.  March Madness has reached an all-time interest from the general public and last season, the Nielson Media Research reported that the NCAA Tournament reached an average of 10.7 million viewers (most since 1994).  The […]

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Tops Dogs of Week 2

Sep 13, 2013 Comments Off on Tops Dogs of Week 2

  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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The Good, the Bad, and the Crazy

Feb 11, 2013 2 Comments

The Good Oklahoma State Cowboys (17-5, 7-3 Big 12) Current RPI #22 Noteworthy Performance: Wins vs. Baylor & Texas A week after dismantling the Kansas Jayhawks in Lawrence, the Cowboys continued their current hot streak by knocking off the Baylor Bears and Texas Longhorns respectively.  During its current five game winning streak, Okie State has […]

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The Niners’ Michael Crabtree has Finally Arrived

Jan 11, 2013 9 Comments

It could be said that this Saturday’s Packers/Niners playoff game is all about the quarterbacks and whether the young upstart Colin Kaepernick can vest Super Bowl Champion Aaron Rodgers. Or whether San Francisco can contain the multitude of threats at wide receiver that Green Bay possesses.  Forget that!  Come game time, I am looking for […]

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Preseason Top 25 Rundown: #18 Ohio State Buckeyes

Aug 01, 2011 6 Comments

By Sportsgrinder Coaching Staff Head Coach: Luke Fickell O-Coordinator: Jim Bollman D-Coordinator: Jim Heacock Game Changers: Offensive: DeVier Posey (WR- Senior) Defensive: Travis Howard (CB- Junior) Overview: The Jim Tressel era officially came to an abrupt end this off-season in Columbus,Ohio.  Interim head coach Luke Fickell is left to clean up the mess left by […]

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Alex Smith Receives Another Chance

May 03, 2011 3 Comments

By Sportsglutton The NFL draft has come and gone leaving teams and their fans with the hope that the infusion of collegiate talent will make the upcoming 2011 season brighter than the last.  First year head coach Jim Harbaugh took the first steps towards rebuilding the San Francisco 49ers by moving up in the draft and selecting Nevada […]

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