McD’s Week Six College Football Picks

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Still the only weekly picks by an Indiana alumnus who likes college football more than college basketball... Week Five Record: 8-6 W/L, 7-7 AS 2011 Season Record: 47-19 W/L, 33-30-3 AS What I'm watching: 12 pm - OU at Texas: What kind of idiot from Oklahoma agreed to play this game in Texas every ...

McD’s Week Five College Football Picks

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Still the only weekly picks section by a real, live Indiana alumnus/fan who prefers college football to college basketball... What I'm watching this Saturday: 12 pm - Penn State at Indiana until it's a blowout in the second quarter, then probably Aggies/Razorbacks with a side of Air Force/Navy 3:30 pm - Baylor/Kansas State ...

McD’s Week Four College Football Picks

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

  What I'm watching on Saturday: 12 pm - San Diego State at Michigan: We'll see if SDSU can handle Denard Robinson or not. If French literature has taught me anything, it's that revenge is a great motivating factor. Then again, a lot of the SDSU players probably have positive memories of ...

McD’s Week Three College Football Picks

Friday, September 16th, 2011

What I'm watching this weekend (and notice how I'm not watching Indiana this week because I'm boycotting any game in which we play a 1-AA squad): 12 pm ET - Don't bother with the noon games this week unless you're an alumni. I'm thinking I'll take a nap. Oh hey, DVR'd ...

Be Prepared For More Madness Tonight

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Tonight we will once again be live blogging the NCAA tournament using Cover It Live. The action tips off at 7:15 p.m. as the West's No. 2 seed, San Diego State and No. 3 UConn face off in Anaheim. That will be shortly followed by action from the Southeast region, as ...

Florida To Fire Offensive Coordinator Steve Addazio?

Monday, November 15th, 2010

What a difference a few months makes. Just this summer it looked as if Florida offensive coordinator Steve Addazio was positioned to become Urban Meyer's successor when the coach decided to hang up his whistle. Now, Addazio may find himself without a job by season's end. The Gators turned in another ...

Is This Still News?

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Hold on to your butts... on Tuesday, a Florida Gators football player was arrested? Yes. Way. Receiver/returner Chris Rainey became the 27th Gator in the Urban Meyer Era to run afoul of John Law when he was booked for third-degree felony stalking after allegedly sending an ex-girlfriend a text saying "Time to ...

Apparently, The NCAA Only Cares About Money

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Now that USC ipso facto has been given the death penalty, the question of what kind of institutional control the NCAA expects its member institutions to have has moved to the fore in the age-old student vs. athlete debate. The main reason USC got hammered is because ...