Your Conference Re-Alignment Update For 9/21

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

It's the smart play. Oklahoma was always smarter. As predicted, Texas's sweetheart deal with the Big XII pissed off one of the other heads of the five families. Now, in return for staying in the conference, they want some "reforms" to the Longhorn Network involving high school sports and some other ...

Bob Stoops Gets Big Extension From Oklahoma

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Bob Stoops has been Oklahoma's head coach since 1999 and it looks like he's going to be there a whole lot longer. On Monday the 51-year-old coach was rewarded with a seven-year, $34.5 million extension that will keep him in charge of the Sooners through 2018. Oklahoma's board of regents decided ...

Your Conference Re-Alignment Update for September 20

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Pitt/'Cuse make the mediocre slightly mediocre-er The obvious news from Monday is that Syracuse and Pittsburgh both left the Big East for the ACC. Everyone knows this was a money move, since super conferences are coming, but there's no way this move really makes the ACC any better in football. The ...

Week Three College Football Roundup

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

College football in the state of Indiana is just fine, thank you. You can shut up if you're about to say that Notre Dame, Indiana, and Purdue only beat one FBS team between them on Saturday. They're still 3-0 on the weekend, f**kers. And yes, I went back on my word ...

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 ...

Buzz Williams Would Be Insane To Take Oklahoma Job

Monday, March 21st, 2011

Marquette has carved out a nice little tournament run. As the East's No. 11 seed the Golden Eagles knocked off No. 6 seed Xavier 66-55, then upset No. 3 seed Syracuse 66-62. Without much expected from them this year, the Golden Eagles' march to the Sweet 16 has been a ...

Pac-10 Football Officiating: The Worst In Any League In Any Sport

Sunday, September 12th, 2010

Pac-10 football officiating has always been bad - just ask Bob Stoops and Oklahoma how they feel about it - but now it has gotten to a point where it's just ridiculous. As Dan Weber of USCFootball.com said following USC's 17-14 win over Virginia, it has gotten to a critical ...

Gerald McCoy Might Be A Better Fit For Lions

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

As of now, most draft experts think the Detroit Lions will surely take Nebraska defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh with the No. 2 pick in the 2010 NFL Draft. But evidence is starting to mount that the Lions may end up going with another Big 12 defensive tackle, Oklahoma's Gerald McCoy. According ...