Nebraska Football Faces Helium Shortage

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

This fall, the Nebraska football program will witness its saddest moment since the hiring of Bill Callahan. The Cornhuskers have had a tradition of releasing red balloons -- about 5,000 of them -- into the sky following their first touchdown of the game. However, that seven-decade-old rite of passage will come ...

Week 14 College Football Picks

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Record after week 13: 145-63 (105-98-5 ATS) 12 pm ET Conference USA Championship Game Southern Methodist (7-5) at Central Florida (9-3) (-9) I guess Central Florida is good this year? Okay, I admit it, and you may find this shocking, but I didn't follow Conference USA very closely this year. I know. Unforgivable. Pick: UCF ...

College Football 2010: Your Week One Picks

Friday, September 3rd, 2010

Though it would be easy money, I'm saying now that I refuse to pick any games between Division I and Division I-AA teams this season. So you won't be seeing (20) Florida State (Samford), (19) Penn State (Youngstown State), (9) Iowa (Eastern Illinois), (16) Georgia Tech (So. Car. State), (25) ...

Link Dump!

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Diplomatic trash talk heading into USA v. England. No, I mean these are real diplomats - Deadspin Rex Ryan: motivating the US soccer team. Go, F-cking Overlords of Death! - Kissing Suzy Kolber Your fantasy football defense rankings for 2010 - Fantasy Knuckleheads Did Strasburg hit 103 last night? - DC Sports Bog Apparently ...

Link Dump!

Monday, June 7th, 2010

Know why Trindon Holliday has "a long way to go in the NFL"? BECAUSE LSU NEVER USED HIM LIKE ONE!! EVER!! - Friends of the Program Charles Oakley has some strong thoughts on Dwight Howard. To say the least - No Guts, No Glory Good metaphor for the destruction of the Cleveland ...

The Latest Draft News And Rumors

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

On the eve of the 2010 NFL Draft we figured we needed to let our readers know of the latest goings on related to football's annual selection show. We've been on and offline for the last three weeks dealing with some "site issues," those are all completely resolved now and ...

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 ...

Your College Football Bowls Preview Part Seven

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009

I wanted to take a moment to ask EA Sports to include flashback playbooks in next year's college football game. Not just formations, but entire playbooks. Like the classic Nebraska I-option playbook would be fantastic to run since the option is back in vogue and, well, the Huskers kind of kicked ...