Archive for the ‘Fresno State’ Category

College Football’s Best Kept Secrets

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

Alright, we've heard ad nauseum about Colt McCoy, Tim Tebow, Sam Bradford and Jahvid Best. But what about some of the under-the-radar stars of college football? That's what I'm here for. So I've scoured college football for what I consider the game's hidden gems or players we haven't heard a lot ...

McD’s Bowl Picks Part One

Friday, December 19th, 2008

Right off the bat (what does that phrase even mean, by the way?) I'm telling you this: there is absolutely no way I'm risking my .500 record against the spread with unpredictable bowl games between random schools from the Sun Belt conferene and C-USA. Nope. Ain't happening. .500 against the ...

McD’s Week 14 Picks: Rivalry Week Part 2

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

It's just plain wrong Boise State and Ball State can go undefeated, win their respective conferences, and not get into the BCS. What makes it ironic is it'll be another undefeated non-BCS team (Utah) that's taking their place. Once again, we've learned exactly what makes the BCS so shitty. Instead of ...

McD’s Week Five Picks

Friday, September 26th, 2008

[caption id="attachment_2903" align="alignright" width="134" caption=""I leave more personality in tightly-coiled piles on the lawn." - Brian Griffin, who could have been talking about USC's running game on Thursday."][/caption] Happy Saturday, everyone. It's 9am ET and for some insane reason I'm up and ready to go. Damnit. The games don't kick off ...

McD’s Week 3 Picks

Friday, September 12th, 2008

Football season is in full-swing in pretty much the entire Western Hemisphere, and I'm in such a fantastic mood I don't even want to write a pre-amble to this week's picks. Let's just get right to it. I'm all business, baby. Plus, Kansas/USF is on as I'm typing this. so, ...

Fresno State Wins the CWS: Shows What I Know

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

Well, we've already hashed this out, but you might recall I crowned the Georgia Bulldogs the champions of college baseball after they won the first game of the title series against Fresno State.After Fresno won Game 2, I decided not to put myself back on the line because anything can ...

In Which Fresno State Makes Me Look Stupid

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

It was about this time last night that I predicted Georgia would clinch the College World Series title tonight because Fresno State had given the Bulldogs their best shot and came up short.You may recall that at the end of that post I extended congratulations to Georgia in advance and ...

Fresno State: It’s Been a Great Run

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

I know, I know, it's not over yet. But I'm going out on a limb and officially pronouncing Fresno State's wonderful run to the College World Series Finals dead. It's been fun.Georgia used a four-run eighth inning -- two of which came on a home run by stud shortstop and ...