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 ...

McD’s College Football Preview Part One: 9 Predictions For 2009

Friday, August 21st, 2009

Before I get started, congratulations to Phillips' sister and baby-daddy (I kid, I kid) Eric on the birth of their daughter. I don't get to do my Luca Brasi impression until her wedding, I guess, but in any case congratulations to everyone. Now on with the college football-related wrongheadedness. 1. Colin Kaepernick will ...

Tony Bennett Now Has More Money Than You

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

The University of Virginia has announced that it reached "a memorandum of understanding" with new men's basketball coach Tony Bennett on a five-year contract worth $1.7 million annually. Bennett will also receive a $500,000 signing bonus and another $500,000 if he remains with the Cavaliers for all five years. Bennett has ...