Archive for the ‘BCS’ Category

Rose Bowl And Sugar Bowl Previews: Sorry, Illinois

Saturday, December 29th, 2007

Covering you all the way through New Year's, here are the picks for the two New Year's Day BCS games, one of which will be well broadcast on ABC, and the other badly on Fox.The Rose Bowl Presented by Citi (Pasadena, CA)(13) Illinois (9-3) at (7) Southern California (10-2) (-13.5)That's ...

If At First You Don’t Succeed, Secede

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007

I'm sure someone out there has an explanation for why a team with two losses is good enough to play for the national championship, yet a team that hasn't been beaten by anybody doesn't have that same right. But that explanation would defy logic.Based on the simple principles of athletics, ...