Occupy The BCS

Monday, December 5th, 2011

Whether or not you agree with its principles -- and I certainly have friends who are passionately on either side of the issue -- there is no denying that the Occupy movement has gained a foothold on the public consciousness this year. But I guess I find it kind of funny ...

BCS Bowl Preview: Orange Bowl

Sunday, January 2nd, 2011

(4) Stanford (11-1) vs. (13) Virginia Tech (11-2) (+3.5) "Oxymoron" seems to be the word to describe this game. It's going to be a tight, nip-and-tuck, defensive affair but at the same time there will be big plays sprinkled in there by both teams. That doesn't make sense on the surface ...

Week 14 College Football Scores

Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Read my week 14 picks. Now you have something to do for ten minutes. Record after week 13: 145-63 (105-98-5 ATS)

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 ...

Virginia Tech Wins ACC Coastal Division, Sticks It To Boise Haters

Sunday, November 21st, 2010

Virginia Tech has won their division and earned a berth in the ACC Championship game with their 31-17 win over the Miami Hurricanes. The Hokies have won nine straight games and are 7-0 in the ACC this year. This, of course, after they started 0-2 with losses to Boise State ...

Week 12 College Football Scores

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

8:22 am - Watching the North London derby whilst simultaneously indoctrinating my son into the world of soccer and hoping Booter doesn't assault any Tottenham fans. 8:25 am - For the sixth year in a row, I'm hoping there's a spinal surgeon, a female fugitive, a fat lottery winner, two Koreans, ...

Week 12 College Football Picks

Thursday, November 18th, 2010

Record after week 11: 121-53 (88-83-3 ATS) Friday, November 19, 2010 9:30 pm ET Fresno State (6-3) at (3) Boise State (9-0) (-30.5) There was just no way to stay away from this game with so much riding on it. Boise is officially in the part of its schedule that could get it into ...

Week 11 College Football Scores

Saturday, November 13th, 2010

Read my week 11 picks here. 8:15 am - Watching Man U/Aston Villa. Might as well start watching bad football now with the state of the teams playing at noon. 9:18 am - This article on CNN is proof that it's utterly pointless to try to understand teens' behavior online. The rules ...