BCS playoff details aren’t exactly encouraging

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Back in June, the Bowl Championship Series announced it was switching formats beginning in 2014 to a seeded, four-team playoff with participating teams picked by a committee a la the NCAA men's and women's basketball tournaments. This was great news for everyone who hated the current BCS format and thought ...

Your College Football Bowls Preview Part Eight

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009

Here's a travesty for you: how the hell did Colt McCoy beat out Case Keenum for the O'Brien Award? A quick statistical comparison: Colt McCoy: 3,512 yards, 27 TD, 12 INT, 7.5 YPA, 30 sacks, 147.46 rating Case Keenum: 5,449 yards, 43 TD, 9 INT, 8.27 YPA, 16 sacks, 159.28 rating And Keenum ...

Your College Football Bowl Preview Part One

Thursday, December 17th, 2009

An underrated part of the argument for a playoff in college football is that, though the bowl season builds to a crescendo in early January, there is nearly a week of crap leading up to it. And this is after about two weeks of no college football other than the ...

Whitney Port Bikini Picture and Today’s Links

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

Whitney Port is on a show called "The City." I've never seen an episode, but I should probably tune in some time, since she's my future wife and all. Zack Greinke should win the American League Cy Young Award - More Hardball When should Tim Tebow return? - Amphibious Sports Duo Wow, Syracuse ...

McD’s Bowl Picks Part Five: Rose Bowl and Orange Bowl Edition

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Updated through Orange Bowl Record: 12-10, 8-14 ATS Thursday, January 1, 2009 11:00am ET Outback Bowl South Carolina (7-5) at Iowa (8-4) (-4) How is it that Ricky Stanzi is the best quarterback in this game? That's got to be the first time all season anyone can say that about Iowa's quarterback. I'm perplexed. What happened ...

McD’s Bowl Picks Part Four

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Updated through Chick-fil-A Bowl Record: 8-6, 4-10 ATS Tuesday, December 30, 2008 4:30pm ET Roady's Humanitarian Bowl Maryland (7-5) at Nevada (7-5) (-2) I swear this spread is a misprint. I have to admit I haven't taken Nevada very seriously most of this year. They're a 7-5 WAC team. Forgive me if I don't genuflect every ...

McD’s Bowl Picks Part Three

Saturday, December 27th, 2008

Record: 3-4, 2-5 ATS Updated through Alamo Bowl Friday, December 26, 2008 7:30pm ET Motor City Bowl Florida Atlantic (6-6) at Central Michigan (8-4) (-6) After the Troy debacle, I'm sure as shit not going with another Sun Belt Conference team against another small conference team. I'm not saying the uh, uh Owls, that's it, the ...

McD’s Bowl Picks Part Two

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

I don't know what it means when my record against the spread is exactly the same as my overall record. Does that mean my picks were just that dead wrong for the first set of bowl games? Don't answer that. Bowl Record: 2-3, 2-3 ATS Tuesday, December 23, 2008 8pm ET San Diego County ...