Four Downs: College Preview and Picks

Nov 01, 2012 7 Comments

1st Down Storylines: The high octane Aggies invade Davis Wade Stadium to do battle with a much improved Bulldogs squad.  Aside from close losses to Florida and LSU, A&M looks like one of the stronger teams within the SEC in 2012.  Freshman Johnny Manziel leads an offense that scored at will last week versus Auburn, […]

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Four Downs: College Preview and Picks

Oct 25, 2012 2 Comments

1st Down Storylines: Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide continue to look like the class of college football in 2012.  Alabama has simply dominated their opponents, winning by an average margin of 33 points.  The Bulldogs may be  off to their best start since 1999, but can they survive the juggernaut that is the Crimson […]

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The Good, the Bad, and the Crazy

Feb 27, 2012 6 Comments

The Good Valparaiso Crusaders (21-10, 14-4 Horizon) RPI #93 SOS #161 The Crusaders clinched their first ever Horizon League title this week with their win over Loyola (66-62).  They followed that up with an even more convincing victory over Butler (71-58) on Friday.  The conference title assures the Crusaders of being the host team for […]

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Hawaii Bowl Preview

Dec 23, 2011 5 Comments

Nevada (7-5, 5-2 WAC) vs. Southern Miss (11-2, 6-2 C-USA) Line: MISS -8.5, 63.5 O/U Storylines: The Golden Eagles capped off their regular season by defeating the previously undefeated Houston Cougars 49-28 in the Conference USA championship game.  It was the Eagles first conference championship victory since 2003.  The Eagles unleashed a punishing ground attack […]

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Preseason Top 25 Rundown: #24 Mississippi State Bulldogs

Jul 20, 2011 3 Comments

By Sportsgrinder Coaching Staff Head Coach: Dan Mullen O-Coordinator: Les Koenning D-Coordinator: Geoff Collins/Chris Wilson Game Changers Offensive: Chris Relf (QB-Junior) Defensive: Josh Boyd (DT-Junior) Overview: Head coach Dan Mullen has the Bulldogs program primed for another stellar season.  Coming off a 9-4 season, including a win in the Gator Bowl versus Michigan, has Bulldog […]

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Gator Bowl Preview

Dec 31, 2010 No Comments

#21 Mississippi St. at Michigan (+3.5) 59.5 o/u After two straight seasons of not playing in a bowl game, both of these programs will square off against each other on New Years Day in the Progressive Gator Bowl. The Bulldogs finished fifth in the SEC West (4-4 SEC, 8-4 Overall). The Wolverines finished seventh in […]

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