Your Week Nine College Football Scores

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

Record after week eight: 91-48, 68-70-1 AS Week 9 Picks 10 am ET: Morning! It's time for college gameday and for the first time all season, I'm probably awake. Hooray for early Saturdays! Phillips and I will be watching from (probably) Nick's in Bloomington, as we watch the Indiana/Iowa game and pray ...

Bill Lynch Is The Decider

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

Indiana University Athletic Director Fred Glass was quoted today as saying fooball coach Bill Lynch will definitely remain for the two years left on his contract and that "contracts need to mean something at Indiana again." This ringing endorsement comes on the heels of Lynch saying he doesn't second-guess any of ...

Your Week Eight College Football Scores

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

10 am ET: We're coming to you LIVE from Ryan Field in whateverthehellsuburbNorthwesternisin, Illinois! Okay, not really. I'm still asleep because it's the GD weekend and I'm sure as hell not on my way to Evanston to watch IU football. This baby-daddy ain't got the money for that road trip. Phillips ...

TheBaker’s Dozen: Out Of Retirement

Sunday, October 11th, 2009

1. Mike Tyson on “Oprah” Monday. Finally, my mom, sister and I will watch the same show for the first time since “Murder, She Wrote.” What can I say? We were suckers for Angela Lansbury and her hour-long capers. 2. Apparently broken ribs are good for your QB rating. Matt Hasselbeck ...

Your Week Six College Football Scores

Saturday, October 10th, 2009

10 am ET: Morning! Gameday is just starting, and I'm on my way to yet another expecting parents class with the wife. I will, in fact, be very well entertained today, just not with football until 2:45 or so. I'll be updating all day to see how badly I failed ...

McD’s Week Two Picks

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Record after week one: 17-9, 15-10-1 AS 12pm ET (19) North Carolina (1-0) at Connecticut (1-0) (+4.5) No Donald Brown means the Huskies are in serious trouble offensively. They won last week, but played close with a much weaker team. Meanwhile, North Carolina was excellent defensively in its first game. I have a ...

The Ten Worst Coaches In College Football

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

We just finished Week One of college football and I'm already calling for coaches' heads. The law of averages tells you that if you have 120 schools in Division I the Football Bowl Subdivision, at least 35 percent of those teams are going to blow. And for those blowing teams, ...

McD’s Week One Picks: Part One

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

And lo, on the first Thursday in September, the Lord decreed that there should be college football played in all the land. And so it was, and he saw that it was good (Tebow 4:5-6). This is exactly like Christmas, in that it doesn't really feel like time for it to ...