Who’s In And Who’s Out: Week Six And The Winds Of Chaos Edition

College Football is chaotic by its very nature. Division One features almost 200 different universities from Hawaii to Hartford. You have to be ready for anything. Some year’s Boston College and South Florida find themselves ranked in the top five. Most years, despite all of the insanity, the same handful of programs seem to be … More Who’s In And Who’s Out: Week Six And The Winds Of Chaos Edition

Who’s In And Who’s Out: Week Five And The Dream Of The 90’s Is Alive In College Football! Edition

The dream of the 90’s is alive in 2016! A Clinton is running for office, Donald Trump, NAFTA, the EU and FARC are all over the headlines. Full House is even back (sort of)! And Nebraska, Michigan, Miami, Texas A&M, Colorado, Tennessee, and Washington all have legitimate playoff hopes. Somewhere Lloyd Carr, Kordell Stewart, Charles … More Who’s In And Who’s Out: Week Five And The Dream Of The 90’s Is Alive In College Football! Edition

Who’s In And Who’s Out: Week Four “The College Football Season Is Already One-Third Over What The Hell!?” Edition

The following column is dedicated to Les Miles and the LSU athletic department. We hardly kneux ye… Leaves are turning, pumpkin spice is in the air, and Texas A&M is undefeated and flying high after a big win over Arkansas…the annual traditions of September have played out and October is almost upon us. With it, … More Who’s In And Who’s Out: Week Four “The College Football Season Is Already One-Third Over What The Hell!?” Edition

Who Are The College Football Bluebloods? Gig ‘Em Edition

Let’s just jump right in…   Texas A&M Aggies   National Titles: 3 (1 unclaimed)   Conference Titles: 18   Win-Loss Record: 717-466-48 (.602)   Heisman Winners: 2   All-Americans: 22   This one is hard for me personally because as I an Aggie I have to get very harsh with my own program. He’s … More Who Are The College Football Bluebloods? Gig ‘Em Edition

Top Ten Games That Matter: The First Four Weeks

#1 Wk. 2 – Oregon @ Michigan State 2014’s thriller has set up a second week rematch that highlights the first four weeks of the season. Oregon won the Pac-12 last year and made it to the first playoff championship game while Michigan State trumped Baylor in a thrilling Cotton Bowl matchup. An argument could … More Top Ten Games That Matter: The First Four Weeks

The Case for (And Against) Twenty: Why Superconferences Might Not End At 16 Teams

In the summer of 2010 the college football world was rocked by sudden news that six members of the Big 12 were on the cusp of defecting to the Pac-10. Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, and Colorado would go west and create a 16 team “superconference.” The Pac-16 would combine the Texas … More The Case for (And Against) Twenty: Why Superconferences Might Not End At 16 Teams

The Best Teams You’ve Never Heard Of: The 1899 Sewanee Tigers

Long ago in the times before AP polls, power conferences, and Arizona statehood there existed an primordial era of college football. This was an era dominated by Ivy League schools, multi-sport lettermen in sweaters and leather helmets, and “conferences” with 18+ teams and rules written on the backs of bar napkins. Few remember but when … More The Best Teams You’ve Never Heard Of: The 1899 Sewanee Tigers